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'SSX 3' (PS2/Xbox/NGC) Ships To Stores

by Rainier on Oct. 21, 2003 @ 12:35 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Electronic Arts today announced that SSX 3 has shipped and is now available at retail under the EA SPORTS BIG brand. The third installment in EA's flagship action sports franchise, SSX 3 is now available for the PlayStation2, Xbox, and Nintendo GameCube. SSX 3 will also be released for the Game Boy® Advance on November 4th.

Big City Games Ships 'Space Haste 2'

by Rainier on Oct. 21, 2003 @ 12:12 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Publisher Big City Games and developer Dreams Interactive are pleased to announce that their high-flying hovercraft racing game 'Space Haste 2' has shipped to stores nationwide.

'S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Oblivion Lost' - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 21, 2003 @ 11:24 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The game will provide players with extremely dynamic gameplay of fast and tough combats, where players are to oppose dangerous and wise enemies, a large set of multifarious weaponry, possibility to control various machinery, incredible detailing and game world interactivity, story-driven single player with original team gameplay, a well-balanced multiplayer with numerous modes: DeathMatch, CTF, Cooperative, various team games and much more. Read more to check out 2 new screens...

Konami Sends Out A Million Turtles

by Rainier on Oct. 21, 2003 @ 11:14 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Konami Digital Entertainment - America today announced that it has shipped over 1 million units of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (TMNT) on its launch day. Available at retail outlets nationwide for PS2, Xbox, GameCube and Game Boy Advance, the game is backed by a multi-million dollar national TV campaign including FoxBox and Nickelodeon.

'Yu-Gi-Oh! Power of Chaos' - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 21, 2003 @ 11:12 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Konami of Europe launches first in series of PC Yu-Gi-Oh! titles with special Limited Collector's Edition. Konami of Europe is to bring its phenomenally successful Yu-Gi-Oh! franchise to PC, with a specially packaged collector's edition of Yu-Gi-Oh! Power of Chaos: YUGI THE DESTINY to launch on November 28th. The new game will be the first of many Yu-Gi-Oh! Power of Chaos titles for the format, as Konami continues to grow the series.

'V Rally 3' Expected To Skid Into European Stores Early November

by Rainier on Oct. 21, 2003 @ 11:04 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Atari are delighted to announce the PC release of V Rally 3 which is set to burn onto shelves 14th November 2003. Developed by Eden Games, the V Rally series set the benchmark for rally titles after the massive success of V Rally on PSone in 1997. V Rally 3, the latest installment in this incredibly successful franchise is now coming to PC with amazing new and improved features.

'Dead to Rights II: Hell to Pay' (PS2/Xbox) Announced

by Rainier on Oct. 21, 2003 @ 10:58 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Namco today announced Dead to Rights II: Hell to Pay, the sequel to its third person console action game (which will also be available soon on PC). The story-driven action in Dead to Rights 2 promises "intense new gameplay mechanics including a lightning-paced 360-degree brawling system, vicious melee weapon battles and an innovative new spherical slow motion diving system." Dead to Rights 2 is currently scheduled for release on PlayStation 2 and Xbox in fall 2004.

'Rhem' - Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 21, 2003 @ 10:56 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Got Game has released a patch for their first person adventure Rhem. This upgrade adds automatic installing of shortcuts in the start menu, an uninstaller, automatic monitor switching and adresses a .dll error. Read more for download links ...

'Castlevania: Lament of Innocence' (PS2) Ships To Stores

by Rainier on Oct. 21, 2003 @ 10:45 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Konami Digital Entertainment - America announced today that the highly anticipated game, Castlevania: Lament of Innocence has shipped to retail outlets nationwide. The legendary action/adventure series, Castlevania: Lament of Innocence for the PlayStation2 boasts a powerful storyline, stunning 3D graphics and outstanding gameplay. The game has been developed by luminary producer Koji Igarashi at Konami Computer Entertainment Tokyo and is rated M for Mature by the Entertainment Software Association (ESA).

Buka And Encore Sign Three Title Distribution Agreements

by Rainier on Oct. 21, 2003 @ 10:33 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Buka Entertainment and Encore are pleased to announce an agreement covering the North American and South African markets. Under the agreement, Encore will publish a half dozen of Buka's titles including Fair Strike, Echelon: Wind Warriors, and Entente: WWI Battlefields. "This agreement was highly anticipated at Buka," commented Igor Ustinov President of Buka Entertainment. "We are really happy to bring our games to the large North American market. We believe that this deal is just the beginning of the long-term and fruitful relationship between Buka and Encore."