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Sismoplay reveals DuelField’s interface (screens)

by Rainier on Sept. 5, 2001 @ 10:00 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

DuelField’s Disciple edition will be launched at the beginning of December. This version features free access and free software. It allows gamers to get familiar with the game’s rules without worrying about time limitation.

3DO brings us some creepy crawlers in 'Shifters' (Screens)

by Rainier on Sept. 5, 2001 @ 8:29 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Jeepers Creepers anybody? 3DO brings us some truely weirdo characters in their upcoming PS2 title 'Shifters'. Nine pics of the characters. And a charming looking bunch they are too.

Project Entropia Phase II Beta Test Begins

by Rainier on Sept. 5, 2001 @ 7:54 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

MindArk's Virtual World Welcomes 500 New Participants. MindArk AB announced that the Phase II beta test of its innovative Internet-based interactive entertainment enterprise, Project Entropia, has begun.

Indianapolis Colts Peyton Manning Quarterbacks 'NFL Fever 2002' For the Xbox

by Rainier on Sept. 5, 2001 @ 7:01 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Microsoft Corp. today announced it had reached an agreement with Indianapolis Colts Pro Bowl quarterback Peyton Manning for Manning to be the spokesman for "NFL Fever 2002," Microsoft's exclusive football title for the Xbox™ video game system.

Electronic Arts® and Thrustmaster® Announce An Exclusive Partnership

by Rainier on Sept. 5, 2001 @ 6:55 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Electronic Arts® and Thrustmaster® have joined forces to bring together the best elements of software and hardware for the Sony PlayStation®2 computer entertainment system, to give gamers the ultimate gaming experience.

Acclaim Sponsors 2001 Gravity Games

by Rainier on Sept. 5, 2001 @ 6:43 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Acclaim Entertainment, Inc.'s 'Dave Mirra Freestyle BMX 2' becomes official BMX VIDEO GAME SPONSOR of 2001 Gravity Games. Game Kiosks, Event Signage, Internet Promotions and National Television Exposure Kick Off 'Freestyle Thursday' September 6, 2001 At Annual Extreme Sports Competition.

Lost Boys Games Plays Havok with Knights (screens)

by Rainier on Sept. 4, 2001 @ 10:34 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Lost Boys games has signed a deal this week with Havok, which will enable it full use of the Havok Physics Technology. This technology will be used on the 3D platform action adventure Knights, currently in development in the company's Amsterdam Studio.

Lost Boys Unleashes GBA screens ...

by Rainier on Sept. 4, 2001 @ 10:24 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Relatively new and unknown Dutch Developer LOST BOYS brings us some fresh screens for their 2 upcoming Game Boy Advance Games "Fire Eaters" and "Kaisertal".

Havok 1.5 previewed at ECTS

by Rainier on Sept. 4, 2001 @ 9:49 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Havok previewed the Havok 1.5 SDK at ECTS, it will be on full release in early October. Added features to the top selling physics SDK include fast character cloth, enhanced deformable object physics and a groundbreaking car dynamics tool for real time changes. The Havok Car Tuning Tool is the first application that facilitates real-time tuning of vehicle SDK parameters via a graphical user interface.

Die Hard Gets Cubed

by Rainier on Sept. 4, 2001 @ 8:09 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Leading UK developer BITS Studios signs its Next Gen John McClane adventure with Vivendi Universal Interactive Publishing International.