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July 2018


'Ghost Recon : Desert Siege' - New Screens

by Rainier on March 7, 2002 @ 7:47 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Yesterday we announced that UbiSoft's addon pack for "Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon" Desert Siege went gold .. today we bring you a few more new screens from this eagerly anticipated mission pack (at least i am panting for it) .. Njoy!

New Look 'ECTS' Revealed

by Rainier on March 7, 2002 @ 7:16 p.m. PST | Filed under News

CMP Europe Ltd. unveiled a new-style ECTS today. The move, which will see a range of brilliant new features, incentives and facilities being added to the show, has come in response to valuable industry feedback generated through independent research.

'Disciples II: Dark Prophecy' Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on March 7, 2002 @ 6:26 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Strategy First announced today the release of a patch for their critically acclaimed turn-based fantasy/strategy game, Disciples II: Dark Prophecy. "read More" to check the new features/fixes and download links for the 1.1 Update patch (16mb).

THQ Announces Scooby-Doo For The GBA

by Rainier on March 7, 2002 @ 5:54 p.m. PST | Filed under News

THQ Inc. today announced Scooby-Doo based on the upcoming motion picture for Game Boy Advance. The game, scheduled for release in conjunction with this summer’s highly anticipated, live-action movie, is based on the mystery-solving adventures of Scooby, Shaggy, Fred, Daphne and Velma. Scooby-Doo for Game Boy Advance will be available day-and-date with the movie.

Strategy First Presents 'Legion' - Facts & Screens

by Rainier on March 7, 2002 @ 5:51 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Strategy First and Paradox Entertainment announced today that they have signed a North American publishing agreement for Legion, a revolutionary strategy game based on the Roman Empire.

Combat Jet Trainer - Facts & Screens

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

Forget the antics of Tom Cruise, this is what jet combat school is really like... guaranteed to take your breath away! There's never been a pilot in the air who could survive without training, and a huge number of the world's modern 'Top Gun' fighter pilots learned their skills in the same incredible machine.

Virtua Tennis - Facts & Screens

by Rainier on March 7, 2002 @ 4:59 p.m. PST | Filed under News

English summers. Strawberries and cream. Wimbledon. Anna Kournikova. Some things are inexplicably linked to the game of tennis. And now you can add another - Virtua Tennis. Widely recognised as the most playable tennis game on any format, Virtua Tennis is a title that every self respecting Dreamcast owner has in their collection. Including the likenesses of some of the biggest names in world tennis, plus some hidden extras, Virtua Tennis offers an infinite amount of control over your shots and a level of gameplay excitement that is unsurpassed within the video sports arena.

Kung Fu Chaos - Facts & Screens

by Rainier on March 7, 2002 @ 4:52 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Microsoft Corp. today announced that "Kung Fu Chaos™," a '70s-style kung fu brawler game, is currently in development exclusively for the Xbox™ video game system. "Kung Fu Chaos" allows up to four people to battle it out on huge interactive movie sets that provide an added challenge to the mayhem. In true Hong Kong style, the combat features over-the-top gigantic leaps, suicidal stunts and multiple-opponent action. Gamers can choose from an outrageous cast of characters, each with unique brawling capabilities.

Colin McRae Begins Testing With Codemasters

by Thomas on March 7, 2002 @ 4:41 p.m. PST | Filed under News

As work ramps up on the latest incarnation of the 4.6 million selling Colin McRae Rally series, the eponymous hero paid a recent visit to the team at Codemasters to catch up on the latest developments. The most widely anticipated rally game this year gives players one simple instruction: You are Colin McRae... and the gameplay challenge has the player taking on the role of McRae as he's given a 3 year contract to win a series of championships for Ford Rallye Sport.

Combat Intensifies With Imminent 'Combat Mission' Release - Screens

by Rainier on March 7, 2002 @ 4:34 p.m. PST | Filed under News

With Combat Mission due for an imminent release CDV showcases the additional bonus disk that will be available in the retail version. We also got some 30+ screens on some of the included mods for the vast range of tanks ... Clear the road! We're coming through!

Another War - Trailer

by Thomas on March 7, 2002 @ 12:32 p.m. PST | Filed under News

CENEGA released today a new 34 MB, MPG trailer from their RPG game Another War. Tiscali games let us know that they tossed up same trailer aswell, but they converted it to DivX format in two versions depending on resolution - 11 MB (640x480) or 4 MB (320x240).

007 Agent Under Fire Goes Gold

by Thomas on March 7, 2002 @ 12:21 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Electronic Arts' James Bond in... Agent Under Fire has passed Nintendo's Q/A and is on schedule to ship March 12 for the Nintendo GameCube! The Xbox version is slated to hit shelves in late March.

Mortal Kombat: Deadly Alliance Site

by Thomas on March 7, 2002 @ 12:04 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Midway Games Inc., a leading software industry publisher and developer, announced today that the Web site for Mortal Kombat: Deadly Alliance has launched. The new Mortal Kombat Web site contains a download section, featuring various Mortal Kombat: Deadly Alliance-themed items to choose from, such as wallpaper, screensavers and banners. Additional content such as FMV, gameplay video footage and bulletin boards are planned.

Star Wars Galaxies - Screens

by Thomas on March 7, 2002 @ 12:01 p.m. PST | Filed under News

We just recived a bunch of screens from Lucas Arts and their massively multiplayer online game set in the Star Wars universe, Star Wars Galaxies.

Airliners: 737 400 - Facts & Screens

by Thomas on March 7, 2002 @ 11:16 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Two years in the making and including an exclusive behind the cabin door documentary with British airline, Go, this is a life changing experience... well maybe not quite. But it is without doubt the most complex and realistic aircraft simulation yet seen running in the multi-million selling Microsoft Flight Simulator series.

Harrier Jump Jet 2002 - Facts and Screens

by Thomas on March 7, 2002 @ 11:00 a.m. PST | Filed under News

An amazing expansion to Microsoft Flight Simulator 2000/2002 or Combat Flight Simulator 2. Back in 1982, this remarkable aircraft was a decisive weapon in the defence of the Falklands in the war with Argentina.

Britney: Oops! I did it: A Game... ;)

by Thomas on March 7, 2002 @ 10:30 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Britney Spears goes digital in this new dance game from THQ! We tossed up packshots from the PC, PS2 and GBA version. Release date is set to May-2002.

Blizzard Unveils 'The Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos Collector's Edition'

by Rainier on March 7, 2002 @ 8:56 a.m. PST | Filed under News

To commemorate the premier of the next chapter in the world's greatest strategy game, Warcraft III Collector's Edition will be available in limited quantities for those who demand the ultimate Warcraft III experience. Available at select retail outlets only, the Warcraft III Collector's Edition features several exclusive items ... read more to find out ..

Club Football Action Game For Every One

by Thomas on March 7, 2002 @ 8:36 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Codemasters has executed a massive coup by signing computer and video game rights deals with 15 of the most successful football clubs across Europe. The licenses will be used to make a major impact in the valuable football action games market with what is set to be the biggest development and publishing project in Codemasters’ 16-year history.

Iron Strategy 2 Candy

by Thomas on March 7, 2002 @ 8:27 a.m. PST | Filed under News tossed up four new screens from the RTS/3d Action title, Iron Strategy 2, that is under developement over at Nikita. Check them out.

Interview With Rock Manager's Erik Johansson

by Rainier on March 7, 2002 @ 8:01 a.m. PST | Filed under Interviews

On March 15th Mindscape will release it's first big PC CD game of the year, the quirky and irreverent management sim, Rock Manager. Former CTW reporter and rock musician, Stephen Daultrey, caught up with the game's scrip-writer and director, Erik Johansson of the Stockholm-based developer, Monsterland, to get the lowdown on the game that's not afraid to dish the dirt on the cut-throat world of the rock'n'roll music world. The following interview was to originally be published in the last edition of Computer Trade Weekly magazine on 1st March 2002, however, the final issue never made it to press. We did not want you people to miss out on this .. so here it is!

UbiSoft's Addon 'Desert Siege' Goes Gold!

by Rainier on March 7, 2002 @ 12:00 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Finally, the eagerly awaited mission addon for Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon achieved the gold status. Thus nothing more in the way for its scheduled release March 28th. There are 2 reason to rejoice because at the same time as Desert Siege, the Ghost Recon Collector's pack will be available! Only three more weeks to go before you can indulge yourself into 10 fire-new missions. Click "read more" to get a detailed list of the weapon upgrades!