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Microsoft Lands Top Worldwide Developers For Xbox

by Rainier on March 8, 2002 @ 5:09 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Microsoft Corp. today announced that six world-class design studios plan to create exclusive games for the Xbox video game system, all of which will be published under the Microsoft label. The game companies, which join 18 other studios that are creating first-party games for Microsoft, are Blitz Games Ltd., Curly Monsters Ltd., Double Fine Productions Inc., Radical Entertainment Inc., Vision Scape Interactive Inc. and Yeti Interactive. These alliances further demonstrate the game community's confidence in Xbox and in Microsoft's commitment to becoming a leading video game publisher.

Exclusive 'Airline Tycoon Evolution' - Screens

by Rainier on March 8, 2002 @ 2:28 a.m. PST | Filed under News

A few days ago we had some earlier exclusive screens from Spellbound's Addon to their previous hit product Arline Tycoon... Airline Tycoon Evolution is more of the same, but better ... So hereby a few more screens of the German version (only language difference) as an update on the progress of the development ...

Disney’s Donald Duck: Quack Attack (GameCube) - Screens

by Rainier on March 8, 2002 @ 2:13 a.m. PST | Filed under News

UbiSoft send us 10 screens to showcase Donald Duck's debut on the Gamecube. 'Donald Duck: Quack Attack' is one of the first Ubisoft titles to hit the European market since its initial release earlier this month. Njoy!

'Ghost Recon : Desert Siege' - New Screens

by Rainier on March 7, 2002 @ 7:47 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Yesterday we announced that UbiSoft's addon pack for "Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon" Desert Siege went gold .. today we bring you a few more new screens from this eagerly anticipated mission pack (at least i am panting for it) .. Njoy!

New Look 'ECTS' Revealed

by Rainier on March 7, 2002 @ 7:16 p.m. PST | Filed under News

CMP Europe Ltd. unveiled a new-style ECTS today. The move, which will see a range of brilliant new features, incentives and facilities being added to the show, has come in response to valuable industry feedback generated through independent research.

'Disciples II: Dark Prophecy' Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on March 7, 2002 @ 6:26 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Strategy First announced today the release of a patch for their critically acclaimed turn-based fantasy/strategy game, Disciples II: Dark Prophecy. "read More" to check the new features/fixes and download links for the 1.1 Update patch (16mb).

THQ Announces Scooby-Doo For The GBA

by Rainier on March 7, 2002 @ 5:54 p.m. PST | Filed under News

THQ Inc. today announced Scooby-Doo based on the upcoming motion picture for Game Boy Advance. The game, scheduled for release in conjunction with this summer’s highly anticipated, live-action movie, is based on the mystery-solving adventures of Scooby, Shaggy, Fred, Daphne and Velma. Scooby-Doo for Game Boy Advance will be available day-and-date with the movie.

Strategy First Presents 'Legion' - Facts & Screens

by Rainier on March 7, 2002 @ 5:51 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Strategy First and Paradox Entertainment announced today that they have signed a North American publishing agreement for Legion, a revolutionary strategy game based on the Roman Empire.

Combat Jet Trainer - Facts & Screens

by Rainier on March 7, 2002 @ 5:14 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Forget the antics of Tom Cruise, this is what jet combat school is really like... guaranteed to take your breath away! There's never been a pilot in the air who could survive without training, and a huge number of the world's modern 'Top Gun' fighter pilots learned their skills in the same incredible machine.

Virtua Tennis - Facts & Screens

by Rainier on March 7, 2002 @ 4:59 p.m. PST | Filed under News

English summers. Strawberries and cream. Wimbledon. Anna Kournikova. Some things are inexplicably linked to the game of tennis. And now you can add another - Virtua Tennis. Widely recognised as the most playable tennis game on any format, Virtua Tennis is a title that every self respecting Dreamcast owner has in their collection. Including the likenesses of some of the biggest names in world tennis, plus some hidden extras, Virtua Tennis offers an infinite amount of control over your shots and a level of gameplay excitement that is unsurpassed within the video sports arena.