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Championship Manager Quiz ready for X-Mas

by Rainier on Sept. 13, 2001 @ 6:52 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Sports Interactive (the development team responsible for the worldwide phenomenon that is Championship Manager) and Eidos Interactive are excited to announce Championship Manager Quiz. The game will be released for Christmas 2001 on PlayStation and PC.

Operation Flashpoint's war goes global

by Rainier on Sept. 13, 2001 @ 6:22 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Operation Flashpoint's Cold War crisis is going global as the dedicated server functionality software is released today as part of the latest Upgrade for the game. The server software enables players to create online multiplayer servers and compete or co-operate in online multiplayer missions.

Colin McRae Rally 3 confirmed.

by Rainier on Sept. 13, 2001 @ 2:04 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

September 13th 2001: One of the most-wanted next generation video games revs its engines today as Codemasters confirms the development of an all-new Colin McRae Rally title. Check out pressrelease belowe!! You also find links to a new movie and some artwork there!!

Fishtank's 'BEAMBREAKERS' Set To Take Off In 2002

by Rainier on Sept. 13, 2001 @ 12:33 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Fishtank Interactive, a division of Ravensburger Interactive Media and publisher of PC and console-based interactive games, today announced that the action racing title for the PC, "BeamBreakers," will ship in the first quarter of 2002. Developed by Simils Software, "BeamBreakers" is a gravity vefying racing title set in futuristic New York City.

EA and Minstry Of Sound Announcement

by Rainier on Sept. 12, 2001 @ 11:35 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Electronic Arts and Ministry of Sound, the world’s largest producer of dance music including house, garage, trance, chillout and commercial, announced today that Ministry of Sound Recordings will provide ten tracks for FIFA Football 2002 and 2002 FIFA World Cup, the all-time best selling interactive sports franchise in the world. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Burn Up The Track On Your PS®2 With INFOGRAMES’ NASCAR® HEAT™ 2002

by Rainier on Sept. 12, 2001 @ 11:28 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

One of the hottest racing experiences of the year comes to the PlayStation®2 computer entertainment system with the release of Infogrames’ NASCAR® Heat™ 2002.

Updated 'Worms Blast' Facts & Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 12, 2001 @ 10:17 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Marking a first for the series, Worms Blast will be the first game to appear using 3D characters, play in a real-time environment and see the series start to move into new genres whist crossing them with the familiar genre that is Worms.

Total Soccer Facts & Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 12, 2001 @ 9:43 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ubi Soft® Entertainment and developers Exient today announced a publishing deal for Steven Gerrard's Total Soccer 2002 on GAME BOY® Advance.

Transworld Snowboarding Facts & Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 12, 2001 @ 8:14 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Six shots of "one of the most breathtakingly beautiful games on any platform", Infogrames reckon. Experience life on the soft powder in the arctic world of TransWorld Snowboarding, available from Infogrames in early 2002 on the Xbox. Plus some game facts.

GTC Africa Q&A

by Rainier on Sept. 12, 2001 @ 7:34 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Steve Powell - Project Manager for the GTC project at Rage - Warrington Studio was detained, tied up and interrogated about their upcoming product.