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TEST DRIVE OFF ROAD -- WIDE OPEN Ships for PS2

by Rainier on Aug. 22, 2001 @ 6:04 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

INFOGRAMES, INC. Brings Brute Force Off-Road Racing To PLAYSTATION 2 With TEST DRIVE OFF ROAD -- WIDE OPEN. Bigger, Badder Test Drive Off Road Ships to Stores With Licensed Vehicles, Gigantic “Go Anywhere” Environments.

New Meaning to 'Playing With your Phone'

by Rainier on Aug. 22, 2001 @ 5:15 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

2006 - 440m people around the globe will be playing some kind of wireless game. A new report shortly to be published by independent market analysts Datamonitor reveals that global wireless gaming, already worth millions, is set to for further boom in both revenues and numbers playing.

Rugrats: Castle Capers Press & Screens GBA

by Rainier on Aug. 22, 2001 @ 5:12 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

We just recived some more game info about the upcoming GBA game Rugrats: Castle Capers.. Check out some gameinfo and some screens from the game! Hmm the link is right here!

Trecision and Idoru Software To Develop 'Zidane Football Generation'

by Rainier on Aug. 22, 2001 @ 4:48 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Italy's leading videogame developer Trecision S.p.A and Idoru Software a promising start-up developer based in Padua, have started work on the PlayStation version of "Zidane Football Generation" to be distributed by French publisher Cryo. Trecision is currently working on a PC version for the title, as well as versions for next generation consoles.

Red Alert 2 Yuri’s Revenge Intro Movie

by Rainier on Aug. 22, 2001 @ 4:20 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Westwood Studios ™ Release Intro Scene From The Largest Expansion Pack In Westwood History. – Westwood Studios ™ has today announced online the release of the intro movie for the release of the forthcoming Command & Conquer™ Red Alert ™ 2 expansion pack Yuri’s Revenge™. The intro can be found at www.westwood.com.

Nikita and VimpelCom jointly launch a new WAP service.

by Rainier on Aug. 21, 2001 @ 9:25 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Nikita, a leading Russian entertainment software developer and VimpelCom, a leading Russian mobile communication services provider, the owner of a well-known "BEE LINE" trademark, announce the launch of their new entertainment service for "BEE LINE GSM" subscribers.

Monster Game Announces Cable Lineup for the Xbox

by Rainier on Aug. 21, 2001 @ 9:06 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Monster Game, a division of Monster Cable focusing specifically on products for the home videogame market, announces a full lineup of cables for the Xbox(TM) video game system from Microsoft.

Hot Potato (c) BAM! coming to a GBA near you

by Rainier on Aug. 21, 2001 @ 8:43 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Hot Potato! is a fun and addictive puzzle game, reminiscent of the original arcade puzzle style games. Players steer a bus with a group of multicolored spuds on it. As the bus rolls down the streets, players will release waves of spuds down the street ahead of them, and if a potato runs into a potato of the same color, they will save that potato.

Atlantis: The Lost Empire (GBA) Screenshots

by Rainier on Aug. 21, 2001 @ 8:11 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Based on the hit movie, THQ brings all the excitement and mystery of Disney’s Atlantis: The Lost Empire to your favourite Nintendo hand-held console!

No Fear Downhill Mountain Biking (GBC) Screenshots

by Rainier on Aug. 21, 2001 @ 7:44 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

It came to us in full speed on the Playstation (published by CodeMasters) and now its coming on the little screen ... Beats me why they didnt go for the GBA though .. a game like this would have gained a lot from the "A" in GB ;)