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Medieval: Total War - Product Info - Concept Art & Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 27, 2001 @ 1:35 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Activision, Inc. is taking gamers back to the dark ages with Creative Assembly's Medieval: Total War for the PC in 2002. As the sequel to the highly acclaimed Shogun: Total War, the game challenges players to reshape the history of the Middle Ages through a combination of epic real-time 3D battles and turn based empire building. Today we bring you a bunch of sketches, concept art, in game movie shots and some of the weapons ... Enjoy

Knights of the Cross - Updated DEMO

by Rainier on Nov. 26, 2001 @ 9:40 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Cenega just let us know that they have updated their public demo for Knights Of The Cross. Former "Mortyr" developers (currently still looking for a publisher) are working full speed on this quite promising turn based strategy game. I must admit .. i prefer RTS over turns based and this is actually the only one so far i enjoyed playing (i also have a thing about medieval based games). Get the Whopping 120 Megs Here!!

Army Men: Operation Green - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 26, 2001 @ 5:59 p.m. PST | Filed under News

16 new screenshots of our plastic pals' portable manoeuvres. 3DO's green heroes are expected to invade the GameBoy Advance somewhere in February 2002.

Codemasters Opens Sites For 'Mike Tyson Boxing' And 'LMA Manager 2002'

by Rainier on Nov. 26, 2001 @ 5:31 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Keeping players posted on the pitch and punches on two of its high profile sports games for 2002, Codemasters has launched online micro sites for both "Mike Tyson Heavyweight Boxing" (PlayStation 2, Xbox) and "LMA Manager 2002" (PlayStation 2).

Award Winning 'Videologic Vivid!XS' Graphics Card Now With 64MB

by Rainier on Nov. 26, 2001 @ 1:20 p.m. PST | Filed under News

VideoLogic Systems - a division of Imagination Technologies - is now shipping a 64MB version of its award winning VideoLogic Vivid!XS performance graphics add-in card which is based on STMicroelectronics' KYRO II PowerVR graphics processor. The RRP of the 64MB Vivid!XS is just £99.99. The original 32MB Vivid!XS is now available for just £84.99 making this multi-award winning product exceptional value.

Official Ghost Recon Launch Tournament

by Rainier on Nov. 26, 2001 @ 11:41 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Ghost recon ... People who havent heard of this title ought to be sniped .. shot etc... But just in case you havent ... its a MUST get .. In the UK they had a multiplayer and results in a grand (money that is ;) for the winners.

Infogrames's Unreal Championship for Xbox - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 26, 2001 @ 11:35 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Hailed by observers at E3 as one of the most impressive first wave of titles for the Xbox™, Unreal Championship is a first-person action game built from the ground up by Digital Extremes, part of the team responsible for the blockbusters Unreal and Unreal Tournament. Coming exclusively to Xbox, Unreal Championship is being released by Infogrames in early 2002. Check out what one of the most anticipated console first person shooter is all about!

TransWorld Surf - Screens

by Rainier on Nov. 26, 2001 @ 11:27 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Nine new shots of Infogrames Transworld Surf launch title. "The most incredible water physics," promises Simon Callaghan. They might be just right on that.

UDS Develops Games For Nintendo's

by Rainier on Nov. 23, 2001 @ 6:56 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Ubi Soft Entertainment has commissioned Scandinavian game developer UDS to develop games for Nintendo's new platform "Game Boy Advance" - a successor to Game Boy which is the world's best selling video game system to date. UDS (Unique Development Studios) is one of Scandinavia's leading developers of computer, video and console games.

New Contest ... Win One Of 4 Copies Of Parkan : Iron Strategy!!

by Rainier on Nov. 23, 2001 @ 6:54 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Worthplaying is giving away 4 copies of Parkan : Iron Strategy ... A very nice warbot simulator that mixes action and real time strategy. A review is coming soon ... but we're caught in the middle of a bot war at the moment ..In The Meantime ..
Win ONE of FOUR Copies of
Parkan : Iron Strategy
Here are the questions!