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CIVILIZATION III PRE-SALES GET OFF TO A ROARING START

by Rainier on Sept. 29, 2001 @ 4:47 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Pre-sales have begun for the highly anticipated third installment of the game franchise that has kept game players in front of computers way into the night for over ten years: Sid Meier’s Civilization® III. As the pre-sales mount, it has come as no surprise that the most dedicated aficionados of the game are snapping up the special limited edition version of Civilization III that has been capped at a one-time run of 75,000 units.

COMMAND & CONQUER YURI’S REVENGE LAUNCH PARTY

by Rainier on Sept. 29, 2001 @ 4:44 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Westwood Studios™ announced today it will hold a Yuri’s Revenge Launch Party October 6 in the Los Angeles game center ICELAN.

Crave's Upcoming 'Ultimate Fighting Championship' Games

by Rainier on Sept. 29, 2001 @ 4:37 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

CRAVE ANNOUNCES SUPERSTAR FIGHTER LINE-UP FOR UPCOMING "ULTIMATE FIGHTING CHAMPIONSHIP" GAMES. UFC Games to Feature Light Heavyweight Champion Tito Ortiz, WelterweightChampion Carlos Newton and Lightweight Champion Jens Pulver on PS2 and XBOX.

Patrician II Demo Available NOW!

by Rainier on Sept. 27, 2001 @ 9:09 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Strategy First and Ascaron have released a new demo for Patrician II and were so kind to ask us to host it for them ...

Site #1: Get It HERE Site #2: Get it HERE

TDK Mediactive Ships 'Lady Sia™' & 'Every Witch Way' for the GBA

by Rainier on Sept. 27, 2001 @ 8:55 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

TDK Mediactive has been "active" on various platforms, mainly on the console systems. Today they let us know 2 of their Game Boy Advance titles are done and on their way to the shelves in your local game store.

THE COSSACKS RIDE AGAIN - Facts & Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 27, 2001 @ 7:23 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Cossacks, the massively successful real-time strategy game based on the conflicts of Europe in the 16th-18th century, will return to your screens in the form of an add-on package, Cossacks: The Art Of War.

UPROAR FOR 'THE SUN ONLINE'

by Rainier on Sept. 27, 2001 @ 7:04 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The UK’s number one website relaunches today with new entertainment focus and five games from Uproar. The Sun Online - voted UK’s number one website – has relaunched today with an all-new entertainment channel featuring five games from the UK’s favourite casual gaming site Uproar - a Flipside Europe website.

Xicat Goes 'Ballistic' With 'Jane'

by Rainier on Sept. 27, 2001 @ 6:55 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Xicat seems to be on the war path after they apparently signed a deal with Swedish Developers Grin to publish their highly aticipated "Ballistic". As that was not enough they also snagged former EA developer Jane's licenses thus signing the biggest war sim developer to their name .. Go Xicat!

CYCLING MANAGER - Facts & Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 27, 2001 @ 6:47 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Become the ultimate Cycling Team Manager experiencing the same highs and lows of managing and running every aspect of a real cycling team through the season.

The Weakest Link Coming to a PC near you...

by Rainier on Sept. 27, 2001 @ 6:38 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Prepare to be introduced to the fearsome Cyber Anne Robinson on the 28th September 2001 when Activision releases the highly anticipated computer game ‘The Weakest LinkTM’, which is widely tipped to become one of the best selling computer games this holiday season.