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Quantum Redshift (Xbox) - Trailer

by Rainier on May 8, 2002 @ 11:31 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Set 100 years in the future, “Quantum Redshift” features a new racing tournament of speed and daring that has become an organized sport and is raced on tracks all over the world. Gamers race on futuristic terrains and compete in fierce grudge matches against multiple opponents, including an archrival/nemesis character. “Quantum Redshift” delivers hyper speed racing, 16 vehicles, 16 detail-laden tracks, weapons strategy, intelligent AI opponents, spectacular aerial jumps and character-based nuances to appeal to action and racing gamers. Check the 1m44s gameplay trailer!

RTX Red Rock - Art & Screens

by Rainier on May 8, 2002 @ 11:12 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Yesterday we tossed up the actual game announcement, today we bring you the first few screens from LucasArts upcoming PS2/Gamecube action title RTX Red Rock. Check them out!

Wanadoo & Strategy First Sign Multi Platform Publishing Agreement

by Rainier on May 7, 2002 @ 10:08 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Wanadoo and Strategy First are delighted to announce their publishing deal, in which the two companies will jointly publish a range of six video games in North America by the end of the year.

Start Your Nascar Career Today On Game Boy Advance

by Rainier on May 7, 2002 @ 9:57 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Infogrames, Inc. today is revolutionizing the portable NASCAR experience with the release of NASCAR Heat Advance for the Nintendo Game Boy Advance. Utilizing the power of Nintendo’s handheld video game system, NASCAR Heat Advance lets players strap themselves into a 750 hp stock car and enjoy all the thrills and spills of NASCAR Winston Cup Series racing anywhere.

IGI 2 'Covert Strike' - Screens

by Rainier on May 7, 2002 @ 9:47 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

We scored some new screens from Codemaster's Project IGI 2. International intrigue and extreme action in Russia, Libya and China’s underworld.... damn this game looks SWEET!

Age of Mythology - Trailer

by Rainier on May 7, 2002 @ 9:14 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

There is a new movie of Age of Mythology available for download showing more from the 3D real-time strategy game in the works at Ensemble Studios (thanks blues). The 'Fileplanet' version is an amazing 44.5 MB download (65 mb unpacked) offers a mere minute of nice looking but fairly sedate gameplay footage in regular resolution AVI format. We could not stand this royal bloatedness so compressed it down for you people.. Grab our 10 MB version HERE!

LucasArts Announces 'RTX Red Rock'

by Rainier on May 7, 2002 @ 9:10 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

100 years in the future Red Rock, mankind's first colony on Mars, is besieged by a brutal alien force and military leaders on faraway Earth are stymied - so they call on Radical Tactics Expert (RTX) Eugene Zeno "E.Z." Wheeler as their best hope in RTX Red Rock from LucasArts Entertainment Company LLC. RTX Red Rock is an epic third-person action-adventure expected to release spring 2003 on PlayStation 2 and Nintendo GameCube.

Star Wars: Episode II Attack of the Clones (GBA) - Screens

by Rainier on May 7, 2002 @ 9:05 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

“Star Wars: Episode II Attack of the Clones will be the first handheld game that allows fans of the Star Wars saga to experience all the drama of Episode II from start to finish,” stated Mary Bihr, vice president of worldwide sales and marketing for LucasArts. “LucasArts is looking forward to working with THQ to bring this exhilarating title to Star Wars game fans everywhere.” Check the packshot and the first screens of this puppy!

Mike Tyson's 'The Ring Girls' (PS2) - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on May 7, 2002 @ 8:54 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Get your hands on the controls and you’ll feel a real connection with throwing heavyweight style punches. Each of the 14 professional boxers featured has his own signature punches, counter punches, hooks, jabs as well as a full range of blocks, dodges and pushes for successful evasion and defence. Mike Tyson Heavyweight Boxing is visually dramatic with real time facial animation, damage, flowing motion-captured boxer models and multiple camera angles including an in-your-face first-person viewpoint. Today we're not checking out the boxers.. but the BABES .. Yes, just admit it .. we dont care about the fight .. but those chicks in skimpy little outfits .. not THAT is where the REAL action is at! Check the screens .. and the trailer (see those boobs jiggle!!)

Summoner 2 (PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on May 7, 2002 @ 8:35 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Summoner 2, players guide Pava, Queen of the Halassar, and a host of unique party members through an original fantasy universe inspired by literature, folklore and mythology. Players travel to more than 30 exotic and imaginative locales, from the tropical isle of Teomura to the bizarre and dreamlike City of Masks. Check our fresh new screens ;)