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Mike Tyson's 'The Ring Girls' (PS2) - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on May 7, 2002 @ 8:54 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Get your hands on the controls and you’ll feel a real connection with throwing heavyweight style punches. Each of the 14 professional boxers featured has his own signature punches, counter punches, hooks, jabs as well as a full range of blocks, dodges and pushes for successful evasion and defence. Mike Tyson Heavyweight Boxing is visually dramatic with real time facial animation, damage, flowing motion-captured boxer models and multiple camera angles including an in-your-face first-person viewpoint. Today we're not checking out the boxers.. but the BABES .. Yes, just admit it .. we dont care about the fight .. but those chicks in skimpy little outfits .. not THAT is where the REAL action is at! Check the screens .. and the trailer (see those boobs jiggle!!)

Summoner 2 (PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on May 7, 2002 @ 8:35 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Summoner 2, players guide Pava, Queen of the Halassar, and a host of unique party members through an original fantasy universe inspired by literature, folklore and mythology. Players travel to more than 30 exotic and imaginative locales, from the tropical isle of Teomura to the bizarre and dreamlike City of Masks. Check our fresh new screens ;)

Infogrames Announces 'Dirt Track Racing 2'

by Rainier on May 7, 2002 @ 8:12 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Infogrames, Inc. announces the fall release of Dirt Track Racing 2 for the PC. Capturing the frantic, fender-to-fender style of racing on dirt, Dirt Track Racing 2 will recreate white knuckle competition on ovals, D-ovals, tri-ovals, egg shaped and figure 8 tracks. Developed by Ratbag Pty Ltd and powered by the company’s critically acclaimed Difference Engine™, the game will also feature ultra-realistic physics and true-to-life graphics, along with 14 different tracks and three classes of cars.

Rayman 3 Hoodlum Havoc (PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on May 7, 2002 @ 8:10 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

With the new innovative tactical arcade battle system, Rayman 3 Hoodlum Havoc's game play offers a fresh and exhilarating experience to the action-adventure genre. Rayman explores never before seen regions inhabited by off-the-wall creatures. Rayman 3 Hoodlum Havoc is not only an epic quest, but also a whimsical comedy unveiling a rich tale of cartoon fantasy adventure. Check these spiffy PS2 screens!

Michael Schumacher Racing World Kart 2002 - First Screens

by Rainier on May 7, 2002 @ 7:52 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

JoWooD announced the signing of Michael Schumacher Racing World Kart 2002, an innovative racing game that successfully captures the excitement and speed behind the sport a while ago (and a reminder earlier today). Endorsed by one of the greatest racing drivers of all time, the game is scheduled for release in June 2002, only on PC CD Rom. Go check our 10 screens we just got in ...

MX Superfly (PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on May 7, 2002 @ 7:41 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

With the most career wins in the sport, Ricky Carmichael takes it to the next level along his videogame. Racing and freestyle explode on the Playstation 2 and GameCube this summer with expanded career modes, all new mini-games, top-notch pros and unbelievable stunts including the first freestyle track editor. Check these 20 new daredevil screens!

THQ Announces 'Matchbox Cross Town Heroes'

by Rainier on May 7, 2002 @ 7:24 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

THQ Inc. today announced the latest interactive installment of the Matchbox brand, Matchbox Cross Town Heroes for Game Boy Advance and PC. The videogame adventure takes place in a dynamic world in which players take the wheel and courageously “drive” Matchbox search and rescue vehicles into the heart of the emergency action. Matchbox Cross Town Heroes is scheduled for release in summer 2002.

Titus Announces 'Robocop Arcade' (GBA) - Screens

by Rainier on May 7, 2002 @ 6:24 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Titus Interactive Studio today announced that the original Robocop arcade game will be brought to the Game Boy Advance with Robocop: The Future of Law Enforcement in October 2002. Based on the eponymous classic sci-fi movie, Robocop: The Future of Law Enforcement sees the player assume the role of Officer Murphy in this stainless steel action adventure.

Schumacher Revs Up For Hot New Racing Release - Game Features

by Rainier on May 7, 2002 @ 6:06 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Rev your engines as JoWooD Productions Ltd. gears up for the release of Michael Schumacher World Kart Racing 2002. Due to hit streets near you on 28th June, this superb production delivers the ultimate fun experience in super kart racing.

'Mobile Forces' & 'Jedi Knight II' Demo Coming

by Rainier on May 7, 2002 @ 5:55 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

LucasArts announced that a playable demo of Star Wars Jedi Knight II: Jedi Outcast is slated for release on Friday, May 10. The demo will feature a previously unavailable/new level. The demo will include 5 of the weapons in the full game and the Jedi Powers. Rage let us know that they will release an updated playable demo of Mobile Forces tomorrow. The new demo will have several improvements, such as dedicated server option, tweaked physics, enhanced networking code, a spectator option, rebalanced weapons, particle effects, several bug fixes and gameplay tweaks.