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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.

Strategy First Expands Worldwide

by Rainier on Nov. 5, 2001 @ 7:18 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Strategy First continues to expand worldwide, announcing today that it has signed a distribution agreement with two leading European companies, Nobilis and Vision Park.

F/A 18 Precision Strike Fighter Available now

by Rainier on Nov. 5, 2001 @ 7:14 p.m. PST | Filed under News

The most advanced flight simulator ever made available for the PC! This spectacular product contains all of the real life flight dynamics of America’s top Air superiority fighter jet. Fly in real world missions and scenarios facing the best pilots in the world. Design your own missions and arm your plane the way you want. This real model of the world’s most stunning fighter plane will have you searching out an oxygen mask - at your desk!

Xicat signs Takeda - Real-Time Strategic Japanese Feudal Warfare

by Rainier on Nov. 5, 2001 @ 7:10 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Xicat Interactive are pleased to announce the signing of Takeda for PC CD ROM…Director of Sales Steve Brown commented Takeda is another title that really pushes the boundaries of RTS gaming. Based upon Historical data of some of great 16th Century Samurai, we are sure Takeda will find a home on all RTS games players machines.

Rage Announces New David Beckham Soccer Website

by Rainier on Nov. 5, 2001 @ 7:06 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Rage, the computer games developer and publisher, today announces that it has launched a brand new dedicated web site for its forthcoming David Beckham Soccer game.

New Red Faction Map Sniper City

by Thomas on Nov. 5, 2001 @ 6:52 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Volition is ecstatic to bring you the brand new Sniper City Multiplayer Deathmatch level created by Brad Johnson! This map features two huge facing towers and plenty of long-range weaponry. Its an exciting frag-fest for all involved! Download it here!

Rally Trophy Soon!

by Thomas on Nov. 5, 2001 @ 5:41 p.m. PST | Filed under News

JoWooD just announced that Rally Trophy for the PC will be available in a few weeks. Gamers can choose from 11 vintage cars like the 1971 Ford Escort, 1963 Ford Lotus Cortina, or a 1962 Volvo Amazon, and race them on "42 incredibly large and detailed tracks that wind their way through 5 different countries." Sounds pretty nice.. "i want the game now!" ;)

The Sims Hot Date is GOLD

by Thomas on Nov. 5, 2001 @ 5:30 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Electronic Arts has announced that The Sims Hot Date expansion pack has gone gold, and will be in stores November 13. More information about this game can be found on!

New Return to Castle Wolfenstein demo

by Thomas on Nov. 5, 2001 @ 4:18 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Activision just released an updated Return to Castle Wolfenstein demo that is 60 megs. It's essentially the same as the first demo, but has a few bug fixes and engine improvements. No patch avaliable so you have to download the whole thing again to play on the updated servers. Return to Castle Wolfenstein will ship on 11/23 2001. Grab this new version over at BluesNews.

RayMan M - Project Managers Interview...

by Rainier on Nov. 5, 2001 @ 2:57 p.m. PST | Filed under Interviews

Since we have been reporting about RayMan M quite a few times lately we at the WP staff decided to put on our cloak cape, infiltrate in the Ubi Soft Development studio and sneak up on RayMan M Project Managers Riccardo Lenzi & Arnaud Carrette... Still in cloak they had no idea who we were ... and bared all ... (thats why we did not include any photo's .. it was a horrifying sight).. Njoy!

Radica announce Gamester Xbox launch line up

by Rainier on Nov. 5, 2001 @ 2:31 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Radica U.K Ltd, manufacturers of the highly regarded range of Gamester accessories have announced their launch line up of officially licenced Xbox video game system peripherals. The product range has been developed by a team of key designers in the UK and US in conjunction with Microsoft. Each accessory has been designed to be ergonomic and durable, giving gamers an “Unfair Advantage” across the complete range of Xbox games.

Xicat Finds Lost Boys games

by Rainier on Nov. 5, 2001 @ 2:22 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Lost Boys games today confirms that Xicat Interactive has signed the rights to publish 2 original titles currently under development at Lost Boys games, for the Nintendo® Game Boy® Advance. This deal will see Xicat publishing both Invader (formerly known as Kaisertal) and Black Belt Challenge (previously Fire-Eaters).


by Rainier on Nov. 5, 2001 @ 2:03 p.m. PST | Filed under News

3DO Europe has announced the release of Army Men: Operation Green for Game Boy Advance in February 2002. This handheld epic will combine multiplayer arcade fun for up to four players with Nintendo’s enhanced graphics and processor speeds to guarantee plastic explosive action.

Star Wars Galactic Battlegrounds - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 5, 2001 @ 1:50 p.m. PST | Filed under News

We can not live without our weekly dose of Star Wars Galactic Battlegrounds screens ... Lucas Arts does a fine job of putting out some new screens now and then to keep people interested ... we added some of our own screens as well .. just to be different ;) This may be another C&C clone .. but do we really care? ;) I want it .. NOW!!!

Dungeon Siege On Track For An April 2002 Release

by Rainier on Nov. 5, 2001 @ 12:12 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Microsoft has announced that they are on track to deliver Dungeon Siege, the fantasy RPG from Gas Powered Games (GPG), in April of 2002. Anticipation for Dungeon Siege is running high. This title will soon be ready to take RPG players on a journey across the vast kingdom of Ehb on an incredible adventure they'll never forget.

The Shadow of Zorro Screens

by Thomas on Nov. 5, 2001 @ 10:54 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Five new screens dropped in from Cryo today and the upcoming Z game, The Shadow of Zorro. Check them out!

Soul Reaver 2 trailer #4

by Thomas on Nov. 5, 2001 @ 10:44 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Steve Starvis says: "Check out this amazing new trailer (No. 4) for Soul Reaver 2. It shows the kind of cinematic quality you can expect to see in Soul Reaver 2... Don't miss this one!" Grab it here!