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'Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines' (ALL) - Quotes

by Thomas on Dec. 5, 2003 @ 12:47 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Quotes from Arnold Schwarzenegger and the rest of the cast and crew about the game, which they generally agree is "really great"... Check it out below!

GMX Media To Publish 'FirePower' In North America

by Thomas on Dec. 5, 2003 @ 12:30 a.m. PST | Filed under News

GMX Media announced today that it has secured the rights to publish FirePower for the PC in North America. FirePower is currently scheduled for a Q1 2004 release.

SEGA Europe Announces 'Sonic Adventure DX' - Screens

by Thomas on Dec. 3, 2003 @ 5:34 a.m. PST | Filed under News

SEGA Europe Ltd, today announced the release of Sonic Adventure DX Director's Cut for PC. Sonic Adventure DX is a special edition of the SEGA Dreamcast video game console classic, featuring newly revamped graphics and an all-new mission mode. Recently released and reaching the top of the charts for the Nintendo GameCube, Sonic Adventure DX combines action stages with adventure elements - and is the ultimate Sonic title, providing an immersive and complete gaming experience for all true Sonic fans.

US PS2 Sales

by Thomas on Dec. 3, 2003 @ 5:31 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Coming off of the busiest shopping days of the year, Sony Computer Entertainment America released today initial sales results, setting the tone for the remainder of the year and confirming consumers voracious demand for interactive entertainment. Sales of PlayStation products surged during the first couple of holiday shopping weeks with retailers nationwide selling more than one million PlayStation2 computer entertainment systems in the month of November, growing the already massive PlayStation 2 installed base to more than 22.5 million and further validating the companys successful reach into the mass market. Sales of first party software also realized significant success with retailers.

'Warlords BattleCry III' - Vidis & Enlight Software Deal

by Thomas on Dec. 3, 2003 @ 5:29 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Vidis and Enlight Software Ltd continue their successful partnership by announcing the signing of an exclusive distribution agreement for the new PC game title Warlords BattleCry III for Germany, Austria, Switzerland and South Africa. This is the third project of the successful Enlight/Vidis cooperation.

'Fable' - Developer Chat This Thursday

by Thomas on Dec. 3, 2003 @ 5:26 a.m. PST | Filed under News

After the record breaking developer chat on Black&White 2, Lionhead Studios is holding the first official Fable Developer Chat on Thursday 4th December 2003. Over 4,000 people logged into last weeks chat on black & white 2 which lasted for several hours.

The moderated chat on the channel #fable (Quakenet) will host its first official chat, starting at 18:30 GMT, with Peter Molyneux, Dene and Simon Carter and other members of the development team taking part... More details below!

Futuremark Service Deployed For Windows XP Game Advisor

by Thomas on Dec. 2, 2003 @ 10:13 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Futuremark Corporation announced today that its Windows XP Game Advisor has been launched by Microsoft on the Windows XP website. The tool helps Windows XP users determine which games will run on their PC, and then select the perfect game for themselves, family or friends.

'City of Heroes' Closed Beta About To Begin!

by Thomas on Dec. 2, 2003 @ 8:42 a.m. PST | Filed under News

City of Heroes is ready to end its “internal testing” phase and slowly open testing participation to committed external gamers... Read more for pressrelease - links and details!

Codemasters & 1C Company Team Up For 'Perimeter' - Screens

by Thomas on Dec. 2, 2003 @ 8:27 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Codemasters has strengthened its relationship with 1C Company, the leading Russian game publishing company already working on Wartime Command, by securing the global* publishing rights to Perimeter – the much anticipated science fiction PC title, which is set to break new ground in RTS gaming. Read more for details & screens ....

NVIDIA GeForce FX Named The Preferred GPU For 'Painkiller'

by Thomas on Dec. 2, 2003 @ 8:24 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Dreamcatcher Games today announced that it is working closely with NVIDIA Corporation, the worldwide leader in visual processing solutions, on the forthcoming release of Painkiller, a first-person shooter of the horror variety.

In addition, Painkiller has been inducted into NVIDIA's 'The Way It's Meant to Be Played' programme, a consumer awareness and marketing campaign designed to promote NVIDIA-based PC hardware as the best way to play and experience PC games.