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New Publisher 'O-3 Entertainment' Formed

by Rainier on April 29, 2004 @ 12:01 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Today game industry veteran Bill Gardner revealed the formation of his new publishing and distribution company, O-3 Entertainment. The company intends to bring high caliber independently developed games to a variety of gaming platforms, including PC, Playstation 2, Xbox, GameCube and WiFi/mobile through a unique game publishing model.

Juiced (PS2/Xbox/PC) - Screens

by Rainier on April 29, 2004 @ 11:16 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Combining the best elements of simulation and arcade-style play, Juiced will feature more than 50 licensed vehicles; real-time modding with hundreds of authentic aftermarket parts; realistic car physics and damage; and online head-to-head play, including for the first time ever, "crew based" team racing. Read more for new screens...

'Massive Assault Network' - Bonus Planet Available

by Rainier on April 29, 2004 @ 11:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under News releases new planet for its online strategy game Massive Assault Network. The planet's name is Crateus - it features a giant crater tightly packed with countries. In the center of the crater there is always-neutral high-economy country, and its conquest will be the main objective for both rivaling sides in World Wars. Crateus was designed with live player deathmatches in mind, and it will open up new dimensions of Massive Assault Network's Secret Ally-based warfare. You can download the new planet here...

'LEGO Knights' Kingdom' (GBA) Announced

by Rainier on April 29, 2004 @ 10:31 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

THQ Inc. today announced that LEGO Knights' Kingdom for the Game Boy Advance is in development for worldwide release. LEGO Knights' Kingdom is an action-packed arcade adventure game based on the LEGO Knights' Kingdom line of toys. LEGO Knights' Kingdom, the next title under a multi-title exclusive publishing agreement between LEGO Interactive and THQ, is scheduled to ship this fall.

'Spy Fiction' (PS2) Enhancements Revealed - Screens

by Rainier on April 29, 2004 @ 10:01 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Sammy Studios Inc. today revealed significant upgrades exclusive to its North American release of "Spy Fiction." "Spy Fiction" is a fully 3D, action-oriented stealth game, introducing all-new gadgets and game elements designed to keep game play in high gear. Read more for details & screens...

Majesco Signs 'Guilty Gear X2 #Reload' (Xbox)

by Rainier on April 29, 2004 @ 9:33 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The popular fighting franchise, Guilty Gear X2 #Reload, makes it's debut on the Xbox this summer, courtesy of Majesco. Developed by ARC System Works, Guilty Gear X2 #Reload features Xbox Live support, offering players head-to-head competition, real-time global rankings, and community support of voice and friends.

Far Cry - Update Patch Coming

by Rainier on April 29, 2004 @ 9:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ubisoft has revealed that they are working on a new patch for CryTek's recently released FPS Far Cry. The new update patch will bring your retail game to v1.2 and crease running speed by 15% (and it will last 30% longer as well), network improvements, and it will also address various game crashes & multiplayer issues. Read more for detailed fix list ...

'Colin McRae Rally 2005' (PS2/Xbox) Announced - Screens

by Rainier on April 29, 2004 @ 9:23 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

McRae gets his drive of the year as Codemasters today confirms that Colin McRae Rally 2005, a new addition to the leading rally game series, is in development and will launch this autumn for PlayStation 2 and Xbox. Read more for details & screens...

SNK NeoGeo USA's 2004 E3 LineUp

by Rainier on April 29, 2004 @ 9:18 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

SNK NeoGeo USA will debut an incredible selection of new PlayStation2, Xbox and Game Boy Advance games at the 2004 E3, which takes place at the Los Angeles Convention Center, from May 12 - 14. Highlighting the company's booth (South Hall #546) will be the premiere of SNK's first original The King Of Fighters title for the PlayStation 2, KOF:Maximum Impact.

'Worms Forts Under Siege' (Xbox/PC) Announced - Screens

by Rainier on April 29, 2004 @ 9:16 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

SEGA Europe Ltd, today announced the development of Worms Forts Under Siege, the latest title in Team 17's hugely entertaining Worms franchise. Worms Forts Under Siege is underway for the PlayStation2, the Xbox and the PC, and will be unveiled at E3 2004, May 12-14, on the SEGA stand – Room 151, Concourse Hall, Los Angeles Convention Center. Read more for details & screens...