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Sports Interactive Announces Eastside Hockey Manager

by Rainier on July 25, 2002 @ 6:59 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Sports Interactive, developer of the phenomenally successful Championship Manager series, has announced its first title based outside the world of football.

SEGA GT 2002 (Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on July 25, 2002 @ 2:35 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

SEGA GT 2002 features more than 125 classic and contemporary high performance vehicles, which were created using the exact handling and performance specifications from their real-life counterparts. Players can fill their garage with tricked-out cars and trophies as they race their way through the SEGA GT circuit. Classic car buffs can also drool over "Chronicle Mode" where they can take to the streets in the hottest muscle cars from the '60s, '70s and '80s.

Ferrari F355 Challenge (PS2) - Screens

by Rainier on July 25, 2002 @ 2:20 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Once you become expert in handling the car, you'll find yourself using the multitude of real-life settings - from down-force to gear ratios and suspension parameters - to customise your car's handling to suit both your driving style and the circuit on which you're racing, adding even further depth to the gameplay. Take a look inside & check the screens ...

Super Monkey Ball 2 (GC) - Screens

by Rainier on July 25, 2002 @ 1:52 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Hot on the heels of the runaway success of the original "Super Monkey Ball," the ultimate party game is back. Jam-packed with more than 150 stages, a new story mode and 12 addictive party-games, "Super Monkey Ball 2" delivers the ultimate in addictive multiplayer action. Check the 20 screens ...

Panzer Dragoon Orta (Xbox) - Screens

by Rainier on July 25, 2002 @ 1:46 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Gamers take to the skies aboard their own dragon for intense aerial combat through 10 branching stages as they battle to save humanity from the brink of extinction. Dragons morph in real time, allowing players to constantly change their fighting styles as they master devastating techniques that influence both the action and the storyline in this Xbox exclusive.

Update: 15 ginormous new shots added. Why are Panzer Orta grabs always so massive?

Frogger's Adventures 2: The Lost Wand (GBA) - Screens

by Rainier on July 25, 2002 @ 1:08 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Frogger, everyone's favorite little amphibian, awakens from a serene slumber to find that all kinds of crazy, impossible things are happening in Firefly Swamp!! The flabbergasted frog finds doves flying inside his refrigerator, and when he tries to use his remote control, it magically changes into a handful of flowers. For a sneak-peek at some of the worlds that Frogger visits, check out the new screens.

Star Trek Elite Force II - Screens

by Rainier on July 25, 2002 @ 12:59 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Action in this first-person perspective game will be fast and furious as players encounter a relentless onslaught of enemies including Star Trek staples such as the Borg and the devious Romulans. Star Trek Elite Force II is being developed for Activision by Ritual Entertainment. Check out some kewl screens below! Check these 7 new screens!!!

EVE: The Second Genesis - Developers Chat Tonight

by Rainier on July 24, 2002 @ 11:32 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Please join EVE: The Second Genesis developers Reynir "Solaris" Harðarson and Keli "Clover" Óskarsson along with producer Mike "Campion" Wallis in the first EVE House of Commons chat on the Stratics IRC network. The topic will be "Roleplaying in Eve." The chat will be held Wednesday, July 24, at 5 pm PST / 8 pm EST in #eveonlinehoc. More info to be found HERE.

Tron 2.0 - BetaTesters Wanted

by Rainier on July 24, 2002 @ 10:32 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Just noticed over at GameSpyDaily that Monolith is looking for beta testers for their upcoming First Person Shooter, Tron 2.0 (single and multiplayer will be available). People who are interested should head on over to this link right away, registrations will be accepted only until August 7th.

The 'Roughnecks' are Back!

by Rainier on July 24, 2002 @ 10:10 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

So what, i like StarShip Troopers ... Carnage all around .. good stuff .. Needless to say that the game announcement from Similis made me happy .. Under development by the German developers is Roughnecks, a new 3D action/adventure game. They have also launched the game's official website PlanetRoughnecks which offers the first details on the game, their in-house 3D SIMotion engine as well as what they believe will make their game different, their combat system. Also some characters/art, items, and levels screens. Check it out!