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Global Ops Update - Demo Is Coming SOON!

by Rainier on March 5, 2002 @ 10:06 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Mike Arkin, Executive Producer over at Crave Ent. has posted an update on the eagerly awaited Global Ops .. mentioning a demo is IMMINENT (as early as tomorrow) and store date is expected to be March 26th .. Read more for the full story ..

Fila Decathlon (GBA) - Facts & Screens

by Thomas on March 5, 2002 @ 8:51 p.m. PST | Filed under News

“10 events. 2 fingers. One goal. Are you the world’s greatest pocket athlete?” At one time, you were the best. No one could match your speed and rhythm in the arcade or at home. But now, it’s time to practice the old techniques - To get your fingers to become a blur of speed. You were once master of the track and of the field. Do you still have the magic? Read more below..

SoF2 Skin Contest Reminder

by Thomas on March 5, 2002 @ 8:08 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Jon Zuk just updated his .plan file with a reminder about ravensofts skin contest for SoF2..
The prizes are:

Grand Prize: Skin included in SoF2 multiplayer, a PS2, and a signed copy of SoF2.

First Prize: A Nintendo GameCube and a signed copy of SoF2.

Second Prize: A Gameboy Advance and a signed copy of SoF2.

Details can be found HERE!

Tarzan Untamed (Gamecube) - Screens

by Rainier on March 5, 2002 @ 7:29 p.m. PST | Filed under News

In order to celebrate the release of the Gamecube on the European market, Ubi Soft send us a ton of new in-game "Tarzan Untamed" screens. One of their 3 titles for the Gamecube upon its initial release last week. I'm sure more are to follow! Njoy

KnightShift Site

by Thomas on March 5, 2002 @ 7:14 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Reality Pump Studios today launched the official site for their new title, KnightShift. The game NightShift is a combination of RTS with RPG elements. The game plays in a mystic world with many fantasy elements. The player has the control of wizards, witches, and many other fabulous creatures.

ELSPA Comments On 'Hooligans - Storm Over Europe' - New Screens!

by Rainier on March 5, 2002 @ 7:06 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Computer game 'Hooligans', developed by Dutch company Darxabre has launched in the UK today, aimed towards the huge adult market for computer games. Less than 1% of such games are rated as 18 by the ELSPA or BBFC rating systems. Clearly, computer games are not just for kids. There is now a massive market for games, which appeal to adults on the basis of their levels of difficulty and challenge, not because the graphic content is of an adult nature. Personally .. i think the ELSPA and BBFC are a bunch of whinebags .. but hey .. thats just me .. Now lets knock the s**t out of the other team ..

1503 A.D. Part XII: Farewell and Departure

by Thomas on March 5, 2002 @ 7:04 p.m. PST | Filed under News

1503 A.D. send us a note about that they updated their community section today with Part XII: Farewell and Departure. Here is a snippet from it:

Early in the morning, my entire family accompanies me to the harbor of our home town. "Will you bring back beautiful and wondrous things from strange places for us?" My sisters are still waiting for my reply when I am rendered speechless by the sight of the three ships anchoring in the harbor. Read more here.

Imperium Galactica 3: Genesis - Screens

by Rainier on March 5, 2002 @ 6:54 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Imperium Galactica 3: Genesis is a story-based single player strategy game. Starting in 2040, you are in control of the fleet of a multinational cooperation fighting a rivalling cooperation. The discovery of foreign technology leads to expeditions into space. When you return to Earth you find it occupied by Aliens. Only one colonizing spaceship with humans escaped. Your task is to find this ship, use it to build colonies and to finally gather enough strength to take back Earth.

'No Mans Land' - First Screens!

by Rainier on March 5, 2002 @ 6:44 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Westward Ho! In No Man's Land, the player leads the colonization of the American continent between 1600 und 1900. In three campaigns, divided into 30 diversified missions, the player sees the historical development of this era from the viewpoint of six different ethnic groups: Englishmen, settlers, American patriots, Spaniards and forest- and prairie Indians. This game is in an early stage, thus we bring you EARLY screens!

Sudden Strike 2 - Screens

by Thomas on March 5, 2002 @ 6:44 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Set in World War II, Sudden Strike is a tactical war game with authentic historical background and compelling gameplay. We have three new screens that you can check out below.

Grandia II (PS2) - Screens, Characters & Monsters

by Rainier on March 5, 2002 @ 6:35 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Grandia II takes players into a world where the legends of good and evil must once again face each other in a timeless battle. Long ago, Granus gave the Light of Hope upon the people and humans gained great prosperity. However, Valmur, the Evil of Darkness attempted to deprive the Light from the people. Granus valiantly fought to protect the humans and the fight was never-ending. It has been over 10,000 years since the battle of Light and Darkness has taken place, as the ground begins to tremble with the anticipation of the impending battle.

Discreet Gmax Game Pack Included With 'Trainz'

by Rainier on March 5, 2002 @ 5:35 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Strategy First and Auran are pleased to announce that they have signed a licensing agreement with Discreet, a division of Autodesk, Inc. to create, publish and distribute a gmax game pack for their new model railroad simulation, Trainz.

THQ Announces 'Monsters, Inc' For GameCube

by Thomas on March 5, 2002 @ 2:26 p.m. PST | Filed under News

THQ Inc. today announced it will publish Disney/Pixar’s Monsters, Inc. (working title) for Nintendo GameCube. Scheduled for fall 2002 release, the game will be based on the Academy Award-nominated animated film, Disney/Pixar’s Monsters, Inc.

Onimusha 2: Samurai's Destiny Announced (PS2)

by Thomas on March 5, 2002 @ 10:49 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Capcom Eurosoft today announced plans to release Onimusha 2: Samurai's Destiny for the PlayStation2 computer entertainment system this summer. This highly anticipated title is a sequel to last year's award-winning and multi-million unit selling blockbuster Onimusha: Warlords. Pressrelease with facts and screens below!

Everblue (PS2) - Facts and Screens

by Thomas on March 5, 2002 @ 10:34 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Capcom Eurosoft today confirmed it will be publishing Everblue for the PlayStation 2 entertainment system this Spring. Developed by Arika, the creators of the incredibly successful Streetfighter franchise, Everblue is an adventure game with a unique twist.

Yuri's Revenge Map Pack #2

by Thomas on March 5, 2002 @ 8:10 a.m. PST | Filed under News

New Maps! The second official map pack for Yuri's Revenge has arrived. In this download players will find two never before seen official maps created by the Yuri's Revenge team. Find out more here.

'Return Ro Castle Wolfenstein' Takes Home the Gold

by Rainier on March 5, 2002 @ 1:33 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Return to Castle Wolfenstein has gotten even more recognition: the Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences has awarded the game both Best Online Game of the Year and Best Computer Action/Adventure Game of the Year! So the next time you're going behind enemy lines on a server near you, give a shout out to Nerve and Gray Matter for creating the game that everyone is playing!