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Data Becker Announces 'America II'

by Rainier on May 22, 2002 @ 4:51 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Data Becker just let us know that they will be showing an advanced beta of their highly anticipated Highland Warriors at the E3 and also announced today the sequel to America, named .. yes you guessed it America II. Read on!

Strategy First & Stardock Announce 'Galactic Civilizations'

by Rainier on May 22, 2002 @ 4:48 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Strategy First and Stardock are pleased to announce that they have entered a worldwide publishing agreement for Galactic Civilizations, the new sequel to the space empire building game originally created in the early 1990s for OS/2.

Midway's E3 LineUp - Massive Amount Of Screens

by Rainier on May 22, 2002 @ 4:34 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Midway announced today its videogame lineup for next-generation game systems at the E3 at the Los Angeles Convention Center, May 22-24, 2002. So far we added screens for Mortal Kombat : Deadly Alliance, Haven : Kall Of The King, Freaky Flyers, Dr.Muto, Defender, Legion, Gauntlet : Dark Legacy, MLB Slugfest 2003, NHL Hitz 2003 and Gravity Games Bike ... More to come!

'Drome Racers' & 'BIONICLE: Matoran Adventures' - Facts & Screens

by Rainier on May 22, 2002 @ 2:46 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Lego has some nice titles lined up for the E3, especially Drone Racers for PS2/PC seem to be coming along quite nicely. Check em out!

Digital Extremes Opens 2nd Studio 'Brainbox Games'

by Rainier on May 22, 2002 @ 2:03 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Digital Extremes, a leading interactive game development studio based in London, Ontario, Canada, and best known for its co-creation of the Unreal franchise, today announced the opening of a second studio in Toronto. The new studio called Brainbox Games will focus specifically on game development for the next generation video game systems and is currently in production with its first title.

'WW II: Frontline Command' & 'LMA Manager 2003' - Facts & Screens

by Rainier on May 22, 2002 @ 1:59 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Codemasters is going strong with their lineup and now we got 15 screens from The Bitmap Brothers' WWII RTS (Pc) as well as 17 Xbox screens from LMA Manager 2003. Especially those WW2 screens are very impressive... *drool*

Columbia Acquires Rights To Develop 'Deus Ex' Movie

by Rainier on May 22, 2002 @ 1:15 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Columbia Pictures has optioned the rights to develop a science-fiction, action-adventure franchise based on the award-winning PC game "Deus Ex," as announced today by Peter Schlessel, President of Production for Columbia Pictures. The project will be developed and produced by Laura Ziskin, who most recently produced Spider-Man for the studio.

Vivendi Shows Us Their Goodies (Xbox/PC/PS2/GC) - Screens

by Rainier on May 22, 2002 @ 12:55 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Vivendi Universal came to the E3 packing some serious heat. Today we serve up screens from about 10 titles they will be showing off during the show in LA. You can expect screens from The Hobbit (Gamecube), Counter-Strike: Condition Zero (PC), Emperor: Rise of the Middle Kingdom (PC), Empire Earth: The Art of Conquest (PC), Casino Empire (PC), Tribes Aerial Assault (PS2). Now let me get back to work ;)

'Prisoner Of War' & 'Toca Race Driver' (Xbox/PC/PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on May 22, 2002 @ 12:15 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Codemasters rolled out some nifty screens today showing off some of their upcoming hit titles Prisoner Of War and Toca Race Driver. Njoy the screens .. i'm sure there is more to come ;)

Chase (Xbox) - Facts & Screens

by Rainier on May 22, 2002 @ 11:58 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Set in the world of Hollywood blockbusters, huge explosions, multi-million dollar sets, amazing stunts and unbelievable special effects, Chase follows the career of the young and talented stunt driver - Chase Corrada, a woman who has vowed to become the best stunt actor the entertainment industry has ever known.