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'Oxygen Interactive' Reveals New Racing Title

by Rainier on Feb. 12, 2004 @ 11:00 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Oxygen Interactive have signed leading racing-sim developer Brain In a Jar (previously known for Codemasters' Indy Car Series.) to develop an original Rally simulation. Due for completion in Q3, the game will be on the shelves ahead of Rally GB in September, on PS2 and PC. The game will include a selection of international stages, multi-player racing, accessible gameplay detailed physics and car-modelling.

'A.I.M.' - Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 12, 2004 @ 10:45 a.m. PST | Filed under News

A.I.M. is an action role-playing game unfolding in sci-fi universe inhabited by robots. Robots have just vague memories of people as creators of their world (that is in fact a huge military test zone). You will have to assume role of an AI robot traveling on a glider - special floating vehicle with antigravity engines. Gliders are multipurpose combat vehicles, and the huge military zone was created to test them. The game combines combat action, trade, exploration, undertaking of various quests and missions, glider upgrades, armament purchase. Read more for details & screens ...

'Brigade E5. New Jagged Union' Announced - Facts & Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 12, 2004 @ 10:27 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Brigade E5: New Jagged Union is a tactical turn-based game. The scene of action is a small country called Palinero somewhere in the tropics. Recently a coup d'etat has happened in the country and civil war is about to break out. The main character of the game has to hire a band of mercenaries and take control of the situation. Read more for details & the first screens ...

'Prince of Persia The Sands of Time' Sells Big In Europe

by Rainier on Feb. 12, 2004 @ 9:38 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Ubisoft announced today that it has fostered the revival of the Prince of Persia brand by reaching 1.1 million units in Europe with its blockbuster title, Prince of Persia The Sands of Time, since its release last Christmas season.

'Dead Next Door' - Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 12, 2004 @ 9:36 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Dead Next Door is a journey into fear and horror. The game is a first person shooter where the user plays as Calvin Lieber a.k.a. “Caliber”, a new recruit to the “Zombie Squad”. After CaliberĀ“s family was brutally killed by a pack of zombies, he asked to join the “Zombie Squad” in order to have his revenge. Read more for some new screens ...

'Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell Pandora Tomorrow' (GBA) - Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 12, 2004 @ 9:09 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Enjoy the original story from the Xbox version, featuring characters and locations endorsed by famous author Tom Clancy, and inspired by his realistic world of terrorism and espionage. Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell Pandora Tomorrow will push the original version to the limits of the stealth/action genre. Sam Fisher is now launched into a series of new adventures. The player will continue controlling Sam Fisher in a 2D Perspective Side-Scroller game.

'Anarchy Online: Alien Invasion' Announced

by Rainier on Feb. 12, 2004 @ 8:43 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Following the critically acclaimed and award-winning Anarchy Online - Shadowlands, Funcom today announces Anarchy Online - Alien Invasion. Set for release this summer, the next chapter in the Anarchy Online saga further strengthens the sci-fi aspects of Anarchy Online, making the game even more unique compared to current and forthcoming offerings within the Massively Multiplayer Online Role Playing Game (MMORPG) genre.

'Catwoman' (ALL) Announced - Facts

by Rainier on Feb. 12, 2004 @ 8:35 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Electronic Arts and Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment today announced that EA has been awarded the worldwide interactive rights to develop, publish and distribute computer and video games based on the highly anticipated Catwoman motion picture starring Oscar winning actress, Halle Berry, scheduled for release on July 30th.

Sega Europe Signs 'Football Manager 2005' - Facts & Screens

by Rainier on Feb. 12, 2004 @ 8:28 a.m. PST | Filed under News

SEGA Europe Ltd and Sports Interactive today announced a partnership granting SEGA the worldwide rights to publish all output from Sports Interactive for the next five years. The partnership marks a significant step for both companies' plans for worldwide growth. Read more for details & screens...

Daily Dose Of Boring Q&As

by Rainier on Feb. 12, 2004 @ 1:56 a.m. PST | Filed under News