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Acclaim Lines Up 20 titles For The X-Mas Rush

by Rainier on Nov. 8, 2001 @ 12:47 p.m. PST | Filed under News

With the official start to the 2001 holiday season just two weeks away, Acclaim Entertainment, Inc., a leading global video entertainment software developer and publisher, is prepared to make shopping for video game enthusiasts even easier this year with 20 titles available across all of the next-generation hardware platforms.

THQ To Acquire Rainbow Studios

by Rainier on Nov. 8, 2001 @ 12:07 p.m. PST | Filed under News

THQ Inc. today announced that it has entered into a letter of intent to acquire Rainbow Studios, a leading creator of digital entertainment. The acquisition is subject to the satisfaction of certain conditions, including the execution of definitive documents.

Deus Ex 2 and Thief 3 Go Havok

by Rainier on Nov. 8, 2001 @ 11:48 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Havok has signed a deal with Eidos Interactive's Ion Storm Austin studio (ISA) to provide real time physics. Ion Storm will be building on the go-anywhere, do-anything theme of Deus Ex and Thief in their next releases to allow even greater interactivity with all objects in a scene. Havok physics will work alongside the ISA-modified Unreal engine in both titles. The freedom to engage the game in an unpredetermined way will be a hallmark of using the Havok physics engine.

Star Trek Armada II is Gold

by Rainier on Nov. 8, 2001 @ 10:27 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Activision let us know today that the upcoming game Star Trek Armada II has gone Gold. The game will start to be shipped to stores nationwide in the US on November 13, and should start showing up on store shelves the day after.

New Mafia Movies

by Rainier on Nov. 8, 2001 @ 10:20 a.m. PST | Filed under News

There is two new movies from Take 2 and there upcoming game Mafia released today. Head over to Take 2 in Germany to grab these movies.

More Games gone GOLD

by Rainier on Nov. 7, 2001 @ 9:59 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Several games gone GOLD today.. The games is as follow: Gorasul (PC), IL-2 Sturmovik (PC) and Etherlords (PC).

Sega Games to PC

by Rainier on Nov. 7, 2001 @ 8:32 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Empire Interactive is getting some Sega titles out to PC next year. The titles we are talking about is Crazy Taxi and Virtua Tennis. Releasedates is for Crazy Taxi April 2002 and Virtua Tennis February 2002.

Shrek It Out! Blockbuster Ogre Staged for Xbox Launch

by Rainier on Nov. 6, 2001 @ 10:19 p.m. PST | Filed under News

TDK Mediactive, Inc. , a global publisher of entertainment software, announced today the shipment of "Shrek(TM)" for the Xbox(TM) video game system from Microsoft.

Kohan: Ahriman's Gift Ships To Stores

by Rainier on Nov. 6, 2001 @ 6:18 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Return to the world of Khaldun, this time as a villain! Kohan: Ahriman's Gift ships to stores nationwide. Check out our preview we made on that game a little while ago ... Click HERE to read the preview

Xicat Interactive introduce Gothic....

by Rainier on Nov. 5, 2001 @ 10:05 p.m. PST | Filed under News

When you enter the world of Gothic you must prepare to be consumed by a landscape unlike any you will have encountered before and when you take on the challenge of Gothic you must be prepared to face your ultimate quest.