'Burnout 2: Point of Impact' (PS2) Ships To Stores

by Thomas on Oct. 3, 2002 @ 2:18 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Returning to the streets with the most adrenaline-filled, high-performance arcade-style driving game of the season, Acclaim Entertainment, Inc. today announced that it has shipped Burnout 2: Point of Impact for the PlayStation2 computer entertainment system. Created by Criterion Games Limited, Burnout 2: Point of Impact is the award-winning sequel to the million unit-selling street racing brand that set the standard for driving realism and incredibly realistic crashes.

'Soccer Manager' Launch

by Thomas on Oct. 3, 2002 @ 2:14 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

JoWooD Productions is pleased to announce the launch of a new, fast and frantic football management game. Soccer Manager provides action packed Premier League and European Cup gaming, thrusting football fanatics and gamers alike into the hot seat when it hits shelves on 11th October on PC CD ROM.

'Grand Theft Auto: Vice City' Soundtrack Albums

by Thomas on Oct. 3, 2002 @ 12:25 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Look for seven Grand Theft Auto: Vice City soundtrack albums to be released in conjunction with the launch of Rockstar Games' Grand Theft Auto: Vice City for the PlayStation2 on October 29. The soundtracks will be the quintessential 80's music collection, with each genre-based album replicating the game's 1980's radio FM dial, with stations ranging from Heavy Metal and Soul to Rap and Pop. Over 80 tracks from artists such as Judas Priest, Blondie, Flock of Seagulls, Kool & the Gang, Hall & Oates, Grandmaster Flash, Cutting Crew and many more will be included that span the entire musical spectrum of the period.

'Terminator: Dawn Of Fate' Ships For XB & PS2

by Thomas on Oct. 3, 2002 @ 8:18 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Atari shipped The Terminator: Dawn of Fate, a third-person action game based on the hit movie franchise, to retail stores this week for the PlayStation2 computer entertainment system and the Xbox video game system from Microsoft. Developed by the masterminds at Infogrames' own Paradigm Entertainment, creators of the highly regarded Spy Hunter, The Terminator: Dawn of Fate is a true prequel to the first Terminator movie and tells the story of what happened before SkyNet sent the first Terminator back in time.

Daily Dose Of Boring Q&As

by Rainier on Oct. 3, 2002 @ 7:42 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

NVIDIA.com has a new Q&A with Pivotal Games producer Lee Singleton talking about their recently released suqad based shooter Conflict: Desert Storm. IGN Insider has a new Q&A with Dan Houser and James Worrall of Rockstar Games talking about their upcoming action game, Grand Theft Auto: Vice City. GameSpot has a new Q&A with UbiSoft's producer Mathieu Ferland talking about their upcoming Tom Clancy tactical shooter, Splinter Cell. LoneGamers has a new Q&A with the COO of Epic One talking about Fung Wan Online. The Electric Playground has a new Q&A with Ensemble's Bruce Shelley talking about their imminent RTS game, Age of Mythology.

'American Conquest' - Trailer

by Rainier on Oct. 3, 2002 @ 7:21 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

American Conquest, is the latest masterpiece from the makers of Cossacks, the undisputed champions of several-thousand-unit combat. Spanning the moment Columbus set foot on America to the American War of Independence, players must shape the future of the continent through over 50 missions spread across eight campaigns. Read more for links where to grab the goodies ... (Thanks Bluesnews).

Chrome - Movie

by Rainier on Oct. 3, 2002 @ 7:12 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Techland released a new movie trailer from their sci-fi first-person shooter, Chrome. Previously seen at the ECTS last month the movie contains about two minutes of in-game footage. Read more for links where to grab it ... (Thanks 3DGamers).

'Reign Of Fire' (NGC) - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 3, 2002 @ 7:04 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In the game, players find themselves in the year 2024 where highly evolved dragons are the dominant species left on the planet. Only a few human beings remain including a brave Englishman named Quinn. Quinn and his followers battle for survival against the creatures and unexpectedly encounter American dragon-slayer Van Zan and his rag-tag squad, who are planning a dangerous crusade to post-apocalyptic London to fight the dragons. As a human, the player takes the role of a resistance fighter defending the last remaining humans from attack and eventually making their way to the site of the ultimate dragon. A bunch of brand new Gamecube screens ...

'Tiger Woods PGA TOUR 2003' (PC/NGC/XBX/PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 3, 2002 @ 6:53 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

EA SPORTS, continuing its exclusive partnership with the PGA TOUR and the world's best and most famous golfer, Tiger Woods, delivers the most realistic golf simulation for fans of golf on the PC, PlayStation 2, Xbox and Nintendo GameCube . With prestigious courses, an all-star line-up of PGA TOUR golf pros and a variety of modes, Tiger Woods PGA TOUR 2003 will keep even the lowest handicapped golfer challenged for months to come. We got some screens from locations and several of the players .. If you are into golf, njoy!

Platoon: The 1st Airborne Cavalry Division In Vietnam - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 3, 2002 @ 6:39 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

You are Martin Lionsdale, newly wed and new recruit of the US Army. As the story and events unfold, you will come to know his emotions, his relationship with his wife, and the War itself. You will also come to know several other key members of the platoon. As you successfully carry out your missions, you will climb the ranks to become a Lieutenant and be responsible for a full platoon of infantry (up to 30 men) composed of specialist soldiers: (rifleman, sniper, scout, machine gunner, grenadier, engineer, commando...). check the new screens ...

'Rayman 3 : Hoodlum Havoc' - Enemies Revealed & Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 2, 2002 @ 10:37 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Rayman 3 Hoodlum Havoc, everyone's favorite limbless wonder is back and this time he's going head-to-head against the baddest enemy army ever to hit the platform genre. With over 20 different enemies, each with their own special strengths and weaknesses, Rayman will have his hands full if he wants to save the world from the plum juice-addicted Hoodlum Army and the Evil Dark Lum Lord. Check out bio's for the enemies and a few new screens, Njoy!

'Face of Mankind' Site Update

by Thomas on Oct. 2, 2002 @ 9:10 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Face of Mankind homepage is updated with a completely redesigned overall layout to make it easier for you to locate the information you want. Additionally there are a lot of new screenshots, render images and music clips available for download. Just take a look at the respective sections.

'Prisoners Of War' (PC) Ships To Stores

by Rainier on Oct. 2, 2002 @ 8:54 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Global publishing giant Codemasters announced that its PC title Prisoner of War has shipped. The unique third-person action/adventure game emphasizes stealth over violent confrontations and forces gamers to use logic and tactical planning throughout the missions. POW is available at retail outlets nationwide with an SRP of $ 49.99.

'Harry Potter & Chamber Of Secrets' (PC NGC XB GBA PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 2, 2002 @ 8:42 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Take the wheel of a flying car and don’t be late for a second term at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry in Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets! Based on J.K. Rowling’s second book in the worldwide best-selling series, players face a magical multitude of new challenges and mysteries as the famous “Boy Who Lived” for the PlayStation2, Nintendo GameCube, Xbox, PC, Game Boy Advance, PlayStation and Game Boy Color. We got screens for all formats .. check them out, its looking GOOD!

'NOLF 2: A Spy in H.A.R.M.'s Way' Ships to Retail

by Rainier on Oct. 2, 2002 @ 7:18 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Sierra Entertainment and Fox Interactive announced today No One Lives Forever 2: A Spy in H.A.R.M.'s Way has shipped to retail locations nationwide. Top UNITY operative, Cate Archer, continues her adventures in the sequel to the award winning The Operative: No One Lives Forever. H.A.R.M. is back and the United States has uncovered a top secret Soviet project that, if successful, could bring about a third World War. Can Cate avert a nuclear holocaust and simultaneously stay out of H.A.R.M.'s way?

Phantasy Star Online: Episode I & II (NGC)

by Thomas on Oct. 2, 2002 @ 7:06 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

SEGA of America, Inc. today announced that "Phantasy Star Online Episode I & II," the company's 20th online game and the first online-enabled game for the Nintendo GameCube, will feature exclusive downloadable quests as part of the game's online service package. The "Phantasy Star Online Episode I & II" service package will be available from SEGA for $8.95 per month beginning at the game's launch in the U.S. on October 29, 2002. "Phantasy Star Online Episode I & II" can be played offline with up to four players for free.

Sony Christmas PS2 Line Up

by Thomas on Oct. 2, 2002 @ 7:03 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Sony Computer Entertainment Europe today announced the line-up of exclusive titles for the PlayStation 2 in the run up to Christmas. With blockbuster titles to suit all tastes and age groups this Christmas, PlayStation gamers will be able to choose from 18 exclusive titles, in a range of over 100 new titles launched for the coming Christmas gift season. With eagerly awaited games such as The Getaway, Lord of the Rings, GTA Vice City, Tomb Raider - Angel of Darkness, Ratchet and Clank, WRC ll Extreme, This is Football 2003 and Kingdom Hearts there has never been a more exciting time to own a PlayStation 2.

'BuzzingCars' - Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Oct. 2, 2002 @ 6:36 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

EPSITEC has just released a new patch for BuzzingCars, updating the retail version of their arcade racing game to v1.2. This patch addresses some bugs and tweaks and also adds a few new additions to the game. Read more for details list and links where to grab it. (thanks 3DGamers)

'Minority Report' - New Movie

by Thomas on Oct. 2, 2002 @ 5:00 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Relive the Movie Experience - Players take a thrill ride into explosive third-person sci-fi action/adventure, as all of the nonstop action of Steven Spielberg’s upcoming film comes to life on PS2, GameCube, XBox and Game Boy Advance. The 'mpg' movie is 10.2MB to grab, runs for 1min and 30seconds, showing some action from the game! Factsheets and links to the movie below!

'Medal of Honor: Frontline' (XB/NGC) - Screens

by Thomas on Oct. 2, 2002 @ 4:10 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

In this latest installment of the award-winning Medal of Honor series, Lt. Patterson returns and must use the confusion of the real-world offensive Operation Market Garden to infiltrate the German frontline and steal the HO-IX flying wing, an experimental Nazi weapon so powerful that it could turn the tide of World War II. The player will choose from a cache of weapons in their quest to steal the HO-IX flying wing. Players can select a single-player experience or battle friends head-to-head in the split-screen multi-player mode for up to 4 players. New XBOX/Cube screens below!