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Ubi Soft Releases 1.2 Upgrade for IL-2 Sturmovik
08/30/2002 09:14:00 PM     PC
On September 2, 2002, Ubi Soft Entertainment will release the version 1.2 upgrade for its multi-award winning World War II combat flight simulation title, IL-2 Sturmovik.
NFL Kickoff Live from Times Square
08/30/2002 05:52:00 PM     PS2
989 Sports and PlayStation 2 are helping to bring “NFL Kickoff Live from Times Square,” an unprecedented event filled with music and activities
Nexus: TK Offers Houses to Rent
08/30/2002 04:48:00 PM     PC
Available across the realms within Nexus: TK, players can rent homes of various sizes, and with no limit on how many can be rented.
Westwood Studios teams with Igames to offer Earth & Beyond.
08/29/2002 10:31:00 PM     PC
Today, more than 50 iGames centers will host simultaneous preview parties of Earth & Beyond,
Ubi Soft® Ships Sabrina The Teenage Witch®: Potion Commotion For Game Boy® Advance
08/29/2002 09:54:00 PM     GBA
Take a Magical Journey With Sabrina The Teenage Witch
Take a look at Sierra’s Casino Empire with its executive producer
08/29/2002 04:14:00 PM     PC
Steve Van Horn, who is the executive producer on Casino Empire, took time to talk with GamingPolo about this single-player PC program. Casino Empire, from Sierra puts players in the driver’s seat when it comes to casino management and gaming.
NBA LIVE 2003 to Feature - the EA SPORTS* Freestyle Control.
08/29/2002 02:32:00 PM     GC.PS2.PSX.XB
The NBA season is almost here - and so is the launch of NBA LIVE 2003! Just two months away, NBA LIVE 2003 will feature a new revolutionary control design - the EA SPORTS* Freestyle Control.
Medal of Honor PC expansion pack gets an Official Name
08/29/2002 02:25:00 PM     PC
The official name is Medal of Honor Allied Assault Spearhead.
Infogrames Ranks as #6 Video Game Publisher for July
08/29/2002 02:24:00 PM     PC.PS2.XB.GBA
ompany Posts Top 10 Sellers On All Top Platforms For Which It Has Games In Release
Celtic Kings ships to stores nationwide
08/29/2002 01:57:00 PM     PC
Already being compared to such hit strategy titles as Age of Empires and Heroes of Might and Magic, Celtic Kings: Rage of War offers two games in one and is sure to appeal to the entire gaming community.
Blade Mistress Goes Open BETA
08/29/2002 10:01:00 AM     PC
Blade Mistress is a server-centric, ultra-low bandwidth, persistent world, massively multiplayer, 3D graphical fantasy role-playing game.
Gathering of Developers Announces "Mafia" Ships to Stores
08/29/2002 09:11:00 AM     PC
Published by Gathering of Developers and developed by Czech Republic-based Illusion Softworks, "Mafia" is now available in stores nationwide.
4x4 Evo 2 Coming to GameCube
08/28/2002 08:42:00 PM     GC
Universal Interactive, Inc., a studio of the Games division of Vivendi Universal Publishing, announced today its plans to ship "4x4 Evo 2," an off-road racing game, for the Nintendo GameCube™ in third quarter 2002.
The Official Tomb Raider: The Angel of Darkness Site has been Updated
08/28/2002 08:32:00 PM     PC.PS2
That's right, Lara Croft is back! DARKER, STRONGER, HARDER...all words used to describe this new, unseen side of Lara.
THQ and Volition set to bring Summoner 2 to Playstation 2
08/28/2002 07:18:00 PM     PS2
Summoner® 2 for the PlayStation® 2 computer entertainment system is complete.
Shadowbane Pre-Order Disc Ships
08/28/2002 02:23:00 PM     PC
First-ever restricted race program provides Minotaurs, Centaurs, Aracroix and other items provided to fans who pre-order
AMERICA' S ARMY from the U.S. Army has Gone Gold
08/28/2002 12:28:00 PM     PC
The game will be available on a free CD at the beginning of October at local Army Recruiting stations, ROTC Detachment and Army events to be listed
Operation Flashpoint: Game of the Year Edition Announced
08/28/2002 12:16:00 PM     PC
The Ultimate Military Package Delivers Cold War Crisis, Red Hammer, Resistance and all Upgrades
AKA Acclaim Ships Aggressive Inline and ATV Quad Power Racing for GBA
08/28/2002 12:01:00 PM     GBA
Aggressive Inline combines the thrill of high-flying inline skating with the ease and mass-market appeal of arcade-style action, while ATV Quad Power Racing delivers the four-wheel action of off-road racing throughout many challenging terrains.
US Open 2002 Has Shipped for the PC
08/28/2002 11:30:00 AM     PC
Strategy First is pleased to announce that their Tennis Simulation game for the PC, US Open 2002 has shipped to retail stores nationwide
Kick off the new collegiate football season with a behind-the-scenes look at EASports NCAA game
08/28/2002 09:17:00 AM     GC.PS2.XB
While some games have the luxury of 16 months or more to develop, games like NCAA Football 2003 have to have a quick turnaround time. So how do they do it? Jeffrey Luhr, producer of NCAA Football 2003, steps up under center to call the signals on EASports latest collegiate gridiron program.
Emurasoft Seeking ShadowFlare Testers.
08/27/2002 05:34:00 PM     PC
Emurasoft, Inc. announced today that the company is seeking volunteers to play the preview version of ShadowFlare: Episode One and report all grammatical errors in dialogue, strange or inappropriate dialogue, game inconsistencies, or minor bugs in the preview version.
Ubi Soft® Launches Chessmaster 9000® for PC And Chessmaster® For GBA
08/27/2002 04:52:00 PM     PC.GBA
New Chessmaster Titles Offer Unparalleled Chess Gameplay and Instruction To Elevate Your Game!
LucasArts Announces Sam & Max Sequel
08/27/2002 03:03:00 PM     PC
Popular Madcap Dog and Rabbity Thing to Return for More Hilariously Skewed Adventures First Quarter 2004 on Windows PC
WWW.GAMESURVEY.COM Seeks to Define the World of Online Games (MMORPG)
08/27/2002 02:49:00 PM     PC
A new online survey released today will
VGPA announces the "Best of the Best" fighting tournament
08/27/2002 02:11:00 PM     PS2.XB
The tournament, entitled “The Best of the Best,” will feature five of the most popular best fighting game titles in video gaming history.
National EA SPORTS Madden Challenge To Decide Best Player Of World's Top-Selling Football Video Game
08/27/2002 02:08:00 PM     PC.GC.XB.PSX.PS2
The EA SPORTS Madden Challenge, starting September 7, 2002, is the first EA SPORTS sanctioned public competition in the celebrated 13-year history of the EA SPORTS Madden NFL Football video game franchise.
Get into the Madden Football 2003 huddle with EASports producer Jeremy Strauser
08/27/2002 01:46:00 PM     PC.GBA.PSX.XB.GC.PS2
But what actually goes into creating the game, and maintaining the edge that it has. EASports Jeremy Strauser, producer of Madden NFL 2003, talked to GamingPolo.com about the latest incarnation of the fabled title.
Sammy Studios Seeks New Partnerships At ECTS 2002
08/27/2002 01:03:00 PM     GC.PS2.XB
Global Videogame Publisher Expands Southern California Development Locations
Capcom Releases Onimusha 2: Samurai's Destiny
08/27/2002 12:21:00 PM     PS2
Based on this award winning, multi-million selling blockbuster, Onimusha 2: Samurai's Destiny takes the series to an entirely new level. Major achievements include more expansive environments to explore, new character interactions, enhanced swordplay and over twice the volume of animated movies.
GameHouse Sells 100,000th Copy of Super Collapse
08/27/2002 12:16:00 PM     PC
Sales reach record milestone within 10 months of introduction
PersistentWorldZ and yourDictionary.com Partner for use on Z-Opolis
08/27/2002 12:07:00 PM     PC
Future plans include development of mini word-games, based on the yourDictionary.com reference dictionaries; the mini-games, playable from within the virtual world of Z-Opolis, will enable players to increase their avatars’ IQ.
Network Adaptor for the PS2 Now Available
08/27/2002 11:55:00 AM     PS2
Consumers Nationwide Can Now Play Games Online Via the Best-Selling Gaming Platform
SOCOM: U.S. Navy SEALs Ships for the PS2
08/27/2002 11:48:00 AM     PS2
Action Military Shooter Offers Players an Unparalleled Console Experience With Voice Recognition Technology in Online and Offline Gameplay
New Info and PS2 Screens for Turok: Evolution
08/27/2002 11:12:00 AM     GC.PS2.XB
Acclaim is giving gamers a look at the AI that drives the game's realistic battle sequences and prehistoric bodily functions.
Turok: Evolution Ships
08/27/2002 11:04:00 AM     GBA.PS2.XB.GC
Video Game Icon Available Nationwide on 9-1-02 For The First Time on All Systems; Featuring All-New Weapons, Ultra-Realistic Environments and Deadly Dinosaurs
Meet the Characters of UBI's Upcoming RPG - Evolution Worlds
08/27/2002 02:12:00 AM     GC
Players will soon find the game's many characters' personalities to be as vibrant and colorful, as they are visually spectacular. 
Top-Selling MLB SlugFest 20-03 Videogame Hits Xbox
08/26/2002 08:44:00 PM     XB
First Midway Sports Adrenaline-Style Baseball Game Arrives for Xbox with a Powerful Combination of Over-the-Top Gameplay and Authentic Baseball Action
Super Mario Sunshine Launches on GameCube
08/26/2002 07:47:00 PM     GC
Mario is one of Nintendo’s platinum characters, he is the brain-child of Shigeru Miyamoto, who is considered by TIME Magazine* as the Steven Spielberg of electronic entertainment, and one of the most prestigious video game designers and creators in the world.
Official Zoo Tycoon: Marine Mania Site Launches
08/26/2002 07:03:00 PM     PC
Microsoft Game Studios today announced that virtual zookeepers can begin learning about the new crop of attractions at Microsoft's official Zoo Tycoon: Marine Mania site
PlayStation 2 Online Public Event
08/26/2002 06:40:00 PM     PS2
Industry leader Sony Computer Entertainment America Inc., maker of the best-selling PlayStation® game console and PlayStation®2 computer entertainment system takes PlayStation gaming online with launch of Network Adaptor.
Ubi Soft(r) To Publish Lunar Legend For Game Boy(r) Advance
08/26/2002 03:42:00 PM     GBA
Legendary Fantasy Role-Playing Game Coming To U.S. Retail Shelves This Fall
Ubi Soft® Announces Pre-Order Program For Catz® 5 and Dogz® 5
08/26/2002 02:55:00 PM     PC
Get a $10 Rebate When You Buy Two Petz 5 Products!
Space Horse Net Game Matching Service released
08/26/2002 12:58:00 PM     PC
Now Space Horse fans from all over the world can find each other for multiplayer games.
Super Monkey Ball 2 Releases on the GameCube
08/26/2002 12:12:00 PM     GC
The Ultimate Multiplayer Game Returns with 150 New Levels and 12 Addictive Party Games
Xbox Brings Early Holiday Cheer With Free DVD Movie Playback Kit
08/26/2002 09:53:00 AM     XB
$30 (U.S.) Mail-In Rebate Available With Purchase of Xbox Console and DVD Playback Kit
Rev it up with Motor City’s Live Producer for a different look at this MMORPG
08/26/2002 09:26:00 AM     PC
Muscle cars versus vintage automobiles; clubs engaged in a turn war; detail shops and parts auctions – all a part of the online racing game known as Motor City Online. Jason “Trouble” Chein, MCO’s producer, took time to talk about this product.
Major patch for Earth & Beyond Public Test
08/23/2002 10:48:00 PM     PC
Westwood Studios(tm) announced today that it will release another major patch for Earth & Beyond(tm) tomorrow that includes a major addition of sounds and voices, new enemies, and a new guild interface. 
GameSpy Industries, Inc. and Disney Interactive, Inc. Sign Technology Agreement
08/23/2002 05:30:00 PM     PC
TRON 2.0 to Utilize GameSpy's Online Gaming Solutions
Gathering of Developers Releases "Stronghold: Crusader" Mini Game
08/23/2002 04:47:00 PM     PC
To field an effective army in "Firefly Studios' Stronghold: Crusader," you must train your men well. Mini game "Desert Warrior" prepares you and your archers for enemy onslaughts in archery trials, deathmatch and bonus levels.
Fourteen Activision O2 Action Sports Athletes Medal at X Games VIII
08/23/2002 01:44:00 PM     GC.PS2.XB
Fourteen Activision O2(tm) action sports athletes won 17 medals at this year's X Games VIII.
Ty the Tasmanian Tiger Official Website Has Gone Live!
08/23/2002 01:19:00 PM     GC.XB.PS2
Electronic Arts is excited to announce that the official website for Ty the Tasmanian Tiger has gone live and is ready to visit
BANDITS Forum Now Live
08/23/2002 12:22:00 PM     PC
GRIN staff will be around answering questions, commenting on gossip and helping you with tech-support when the game is out.
Aaron Hall's Dungeon Odyssey Release Delayed Bad CD run causes delay.
08/23/2002 11:01:00 AM     PC
Shrapnel Games announced today that the release of Aaron Hall's Dungeon Odyssey has been delayed due to a bad CD run. For more information go to Shrapnel Games' website
Techland's ECTS Line-up
08/23/2002 08:15:00 AM     PC
Techland would like to confirm, that it will be present at London’s ECTS this year. The company will be showing the latest development versions of the well-known titles together with brand new trailers
BUKA Visits ECTS 2002
08/23/2002 03:59:00 AM     PC
Buka Entertainment, a front Russian leisure software publisher, is in a hurry to inform its partners that at this year’s ECTS its Vice-President of International Sales and Marketing – Maxim Mikhalev will visit this exhibition instead of arranging company’s stand.
Monster Force Now Shipping Release
08/22/2002 04:19:00 PM     GBA
New Multi-Player Handheld Game Introduces Teenage Versions of Classic Universal Movie Monsters
EA Announces Plans For The Sims Deluxe Edition
08/22/2002 03:55:00 PM     PC
The Sims Deluxe Edition will combine the full version of The Sims, the best-selling Sims expansion pack The SimsLivin' Large, and exclusive new content including the all-new Sim customization tool: The Sims Creator.
Activision's Street Hoops tips off at retail outlets nationwide
08/22/2002 01:45:00 PM     GC.PS2.XB
Playground basketballers everywhere can now get their game on street-style with Activision, Inc.'s (Nasdaq: ATVI) Street Hoops(tm) for the PlayStation2
Bioware takes us into the realm of Neverwinter Nights
08/22/2002 01:22:00 PM     PC
Rob Bartel, co-lead designer and Tom Ohle, communications associate, took time to talk with GamingPolo about Neverwinter Nights
Earth 2150: Lost Souls Goes Gold
08/22/2002 12:08:00 PM     PC
Earth 2150: Lost Souls, the third chapter in the award-winning Earth 2150 trilogy, has gone gold.
Z-Opolis Beta Open to Public
08/22/2002 11:24:00 AM     PC
First Non-Violent, Kid-Friendly MMOG Sets New Standard in Online Game Play
GURPS ... ONLINE!
08/21/2002 05:47:00 PM     PC
Steve Jackson Games and Worlds Apart Productions today announced an exclusive partnership to develop multiple online games based on Steve Jackson Games' widely popular GURPS system.
New Missions coming this week for America's Army
08/21/2002 05:25:00 PM     PC
U.S. Army to Release America’s Army Airborne and Ranger Training Missions This Week
Scarlet Waves Released
08/21/2002 03:11:00 PM     PC
This turn-based naval strategy game for Windows is currently available exclusively online. You can get a demo version, allowing you to play the complete game for two days
Turok: Evolution Goes Gold!
08/21/2002 03:06:00 PM     GBA.GC.XB.PS2
Eagerly Anticipated Return of Video Game Icon Delivers All-New Epic Adventure of Exploration, Treachery and War Amid Ultra-Realistic Environments and Dinosaurs
Dave Mirra Freestyle BMX 2 and Crazy Taxi Join SCEA's Greatest Hits
08/21/2002 03:01:00 PM     PS2
As members of the program, which only includes high quality products that have sold in excess of 400,000 units, both titles will be repackaged to include the red "Greatest Hits" official designation and carry suggested retail prices of $19.99.
Mat Hoffman's Pro BMX 2 Releases on the PS2, GameCube and GBA
08/21/2002 01:58:00 PM     GBA.PS2.XB
The game launch coincides with Mat Hoffman's historic performance at this year's 2002 ESPN Summer X-Games, where he pulled off the first-ever "no-handed 900?" (two and one half rotations while airborne).  
Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon(tm): Island Thunder(tm) Will Hit Shelves in October
08/21/2002 01:01:00 PM     PC
Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon: Island Thunder is expected to blow PC gamers away with it's realistic battlefield action.
SEGA Sports Challenge
08/21/2002 12:50:00 PM     GC.XB.PS2
SEGA Sports Challenge lets players measure how they "stack up" against fellow gamers around the world through a newly-formed online community that posts rankings on Segasports.com. In addition to online multiplayer gameplay offered in many SEGA Sports 2K3 titles, the SEGA Sports Challenge is taking the competition to the next level by awarding top gamers with great SEGA Sports prizes.
Codemasters Ships POW for Xbox
08/20/2002 09:12:00 PM     XB
Global publishing giant Codemasters has shipped Prisoner of War. The unique third-person action/adventure game for the Xbox‘ video game system from Microsoft hits retail outlets nationwide
Xicat Interactive sets it's sights on their new hit man release, Sniper: Path of Vengeance.
08/20/2002 06:52:00 PM     PC
Powered by the Lithtech Jupiter engine, the game drops you head-on into the merciless world of a hit man out for revenge. Xicat, a four year-old company, expects Sniper to be their biggest hit yet.
Chance to Win One of 1000 Asheron's Call 2 Fallen Kings Beta CDs
08/20/2002 03:32:00 PM     PC
Asheron's Call 2 has not yet entered the public open beta phase, but gamers may sign up now for an an early look at the first next-generation massively multiplayer roleplaying game.
Official Swingerz Golf Website goes live
08/20/2002 03:04:00 PM     GC
Eidos Interactive is excited to announce that our Swingerz Golf website has gone live and is ready for everyone to enjoy.
Return to Castle Wolfenstein to Utilize Xbox Live
08/20/2002 02:41:00 PM     XB
Presenting platform-specific multiplayer features, including squad-based and co-operative Internet and split-screen modes, and an epic single player experience, Return to Castle Wolfenstein is set to offer Xbox players unrivaled gaming action. 
Create the Links 2003 Course of Your Dreams
08/20/2002 02:29:00 PM     PC
Microsoft Game Studios today announced that virtual course designers can now download the new version of the Arnold Palmer Course Designer (APCD) for Links 2003.
Sega Soccer Slam Ships for Xbox
08/20/2002 12:56:00 PM     XB
Featuring Lightning-Quick Gameplay and Limitless Style, Genre-Defining Soccer Game Blends Speed and Non-Stop Action
SEGA Sports NFL 2K3 Releases on GameCube
08/20/2002 12:34:00 PM     GC
SEGA Sports NFL 2K Series Debuts on GameCube With Radical New Franchise Mode, ESPN Telecast-Style Presentation and Intuitive Gameplay
Uncommon Valor v1.30 Released!
08/20/2002 12:23:00 PM     PC
Uncommon Valor was released on May 15th and is a completely new operational game covering the campaign in the area around Australia, New Guinea and Guadalcanal during World War II.
Prince of Qin Ships to Stores Nationwide
08/20/2002 11:17:00 AM     PC
Publisher Strategy First and developer Object Software are pleased to announce that the action RPG Prince of Qin has shipped to retail stores nationwide.
BradyGames provides squeaky-clean strategy for Super Mario Sunshine(tm)
08/20/2002 10:40:00 AM     GC
Mario, one of the most recognizable characters in video gaming, makes his shining debut on the Nintendo GameCube(tm), in an all-new tropical adventure! Players of Nintendo's Super Mario Sunshine can rely on BradyGames'
Chrome’s new trailer at ECTS
08/20/2002 10:20:00 AM     PC
Techland is going to attend London’s ECTS next week and have a stand there. Visitors will be able to see a brand new Chrome trailer.
Monte Cristo Announce Fire Department for PC in November 2002
08/20/2002 10:14:00 AM     PC
Donning yellow trousers and mounting a shiny red engine, Monte Cristo today announced the release of Fire Department for PC for November 2002.
Dragon's Lair 3D Action Figures Now Available
08/19/2002 04:43:00 PM     PC
Digital Leisure and AnJon, Inc. Unite to Release Dragon's Lair 3D Action Figures
Two Rayman 3 Hoodlum Havoc allies revealed!
08/19/2002 02:53:00 PM     PC.GBA.GC.XB.PS2
Fans of the Rayman series will be excited to hear that Rayman's two best friends, Globox and Murfy, will return alongside Rayman in Ubi Soft's action-adventure, cartoon fantasy game Rayman 3 Hoodlum Havoc.
Lemon Interactive's Aces of World War I (PC) Web Site Goes Live
08/19/2002 02:21:00 PM     PC
Sierra Launches The Official Casino Empire Website
08/19/2002 01:31:00 PM     PC
Ubi Soft® To Release 1.2 Upgrade for IL-2 Sturmovik(TM)
08/19/2002 01:00:00 PM     PC
Ubi Soft Entertainment will release an upgrade for its multi-award winning World War II combat flight simulation title, IL-2 Sturmovik.
Ubi Soft® Announces $10 Rebate For Anyone Upgrading to Chessmaster® 9000 from a Previous Version
08/19/2002 12:39:00 PM     PC
Under the program, current Chessmaster owners will receive a $10 rebate when they upgrade to Chessmaster 9000 from any previous version of Chessmaster, starting with Chessmaster 4000.
Cyberathlete Professional League(r) Announces Pentium (r) 4 Processor Winter Event
08/19/2002 09:45:00 AM     PC
Computer Gamers to Descend On Dallas for Chance to Win Over $150,000 in Prizes
Space Horse update 1.03 released
08/19/2002 09:32:00 AM     PC
Several enhancements as well as critical bug fixes in first patch.
Time of Defiance unleashed on the public; limited discount subscriptions available
08/19/2002 08:19:00 AM     PC
The brainchild of Toby and Ben Simpson, Time of Defiance is the world’s first 3D massively multiplayer real-time strategy game.
TransGaming and TimeGate Partner to Port KOHAN
08/19/2002 08:14:00 AM     PC
TransGaming Technologies and TimeGate Studios™ announced today the launch of the award-winning PC game series, KOHAN, on Linux. Linux gamers can now purchase and download individual titles or the entire KOHAN series
Purge Beta Phase 4 Signup -- 3000 Players
08/17/2002 07:49:00 AM     PC
Freeform Interactive LLC opens the beta signups for Phase 4 of the Purge Closed Beta Test. This is an extremely intensive closed beta, currently scheduled for September 1st, 2002.
My Quakecon Journey
08/17/2002 07:38:00 AM     PC
GP's Michael Knutson had the opportunity to attend the Quakecon event in Texas and shares what he saw.
Official Quantum Redshift Site Launches Today
08/16/2002 07:09:00 PM     XB
Visitors can catch a glimpse of the game's various hyperspeeds through four movie clips in the Speed Factor section. As players race at higher speeds, they will notice that a tiny bump in the road is now a powerful launching ramp.
Nexon Announces "Score some Booty" Contest
08/16/2002 06:11:00 PM     PC
Get ready to jump into the online universe of Shattered Galaxy for fun deep space action and relentless combat -- and for a limited time a chance to win prizes!
Strategy First and Monte Cristo announce 4 of their titles have gone gold!
08/16/2002 03:59:00 PM     PC
Strategy First and Monte Cristo are pleased to announce that the first four titles in their multiple title co- publishing agreement, Airline Tycoon Evolution, Dino Island, The Partners and Micro Commandos have gone gold this week.
Grandia Xtreme WebSite Launches
08/16/2002 02:11:00 PM     PS2
Offering online visitors an exclusive array of features, Enix America Inc. today announced that it has launched a dedicated web site to support Grandia(r) Xtreme(tm), its highly anticipated role-playing game for the PlayStation(r)2
Electronic Arts Releases Battlefield 1942 Multiplayer Demo
08/16/2002 01:40:00 PM     PC
H-Hour has arrived! Electronic Arts is proud to announce the release of the first multiplayer demo for its WWII first person action game, Battlefield 1942.
Microsoft to Include "Shenmue: The Movie" DVD with "Shenmue II"
08/16/2002 01:39:00 PM     XB
Microsoft Game Studios today announced that Xbox owners can get caught up on the journey of Ryo Hazuki to avenge his father's death through the "Shenmue: The Movie" DVD.
Create New Fantasy Worlds With the Dungeon Siege Tool Kit
08/16/2002 12:01:00 PM     PC
The Dungeon Siege Tool Kit grants gamers the freedom to rework nearly every aspect of the Dungeon Siege world, making this best-selling title not only a game, but also a platform for those who wish to create their own spells, dungeons, and even their own entire worlds.
Acclaim shares new information and screenshots of their upcoming FPS Turok: Evolution
08/16/2002 10:36:00 AM     GBA.GC.XB.PS2
With only three weeks away until its September 1 launch, Acclaim Entertainment gives gamers a closer, more in-depth look into some of the key elements that are poised to make Turok: Evolution the FPS blockbuster hit everyone has been waiting for. 
Bose and Xbox Together at Retail
08/15/2002 07:04:00 PM     XB
Bose Corporation and Xbox are joining forces to showcase how a premium video-game system and a high-quality surround sound system can provide an entirely new gaming experience.
Medieval: Total War Goes Gold
08/15/2002 01:42:00 PM     PC
Newest Addition To The Total War Franchise Ships August 20th
Celtic Kings: Rage of War demo available on Gigex
08/15/2002 01:27:00 PM     PC
Strategy First announced today that a playable demo of their upcoming title Celtic Kings: Rage of War is now available for download on Gigex.
SEGA MONKEY BALL Goes Wireless
08/15/2002 12:20:00 PM     GC
Popular Console Franchise Goes Mobile with SEGA Monkey Ball Now Available through PCS VisionSM from Sprint
Saitek’s Managing Director talks about the Adrenalin Wheel for the Xbox
08/15/2002 09:30:00 AM     XB
Nothing brings the realism of driving games to life more than having the right controller in hand. When it comes to PC games, players have a bevy of options to choose from – from joysticks to arcade-style controllers, gamepads, wheels and mouses.
Run Like Hell in New Music Video
08/14/2002 08:21:00 PM     PS2
The video, which premiers on MTV's The Rock Show this week, will feature both the band and scenes from the RLH video game.
Metro3D Announces Sub Rebellion for PS2
08/14/2002 06:47:00 PM     PS2
Multi-Platform Game Developer and Publisher Teams with Irem Software Engineering To Unveil The First Submarine Action Shooter Exclusively For PlayStation 2 Fans
Lynith Beach opens in Dark Ages
08/14/2002 06:22:00 PM     PC
Just in time to cool off during the dog days of summer, Dark Ages has opened Lynith Beach to all Dark Ages players today.
LucasArts Announces Star Wars Galactic Battlegrounds Saga
08/14/2002 03:35:00 PM     PC
Low-Priced Package Also Features Bonus of Exclusive Wizards of the Coast Star Wars Trading Card Game Booster Packs
Electronic Arts Set To Release BattleField 1942 Multiplayer Demo
08/14/2002 02:22:00 PM     PC.XB
The demo, featuring the battle of Wake Island, is set for release this Friday, August 16.
Prisoner of War is set to launch on PC CD-ROM this September.
08/14/2002 12:37:00 PM     PC.PS2.XB
Since it's original launch on PlayStation 2 and Xbox in July, it has become a massive success.
Space Empires:IV Gold Patch 2 released
08/14/2002 10:56:00 AM     PC
Patch includes fixes to TCP/IP play, AI tweaks, user requested additions, as well as several minor bug fixes.
Monte Cristo Announces Platoon for PC in November 2002
08/14/2002 06:36:00 AM     PC
Monte Cristo today announced the release date for its upcoming 3D real time strategy title PlatoonTM, based on Oliver Stone’s harrowing portrait of the war in Vietnam, as November 2002.
SEGA Sports NCAA College Football 2K3 Releases on Xbox
08/13/2002 02:33:00 PM     XB
Powerhouse College Football Franchise Delivers College-Style Player Models, More Than 117 Teams and School-Specific Playbooks, Fight Songs and Mascots
BradyGames Exclusive Publisher for Take-Two Games
08/13/2002 02:14:00 PM     PC.PS2.XB
BradyGames is the official and exclusive publisher of strategy guides for Rockstar Games, Gotham Games and Gathering of Developer games through the end of 2003
Shrapnel Games Teams to Publish Mark H. Walker's Lock 'N Load
08/13/2002 01:21:00 PM     PC
Mark H. Walker's Lock 'N Load, the game with "more game, less guff" marks a new direction for Shrapnel Games as its first published Board Game title.
Capcom releases Capcom vs. SNK Pro for the PlayStation
08/13/2002 01:13:00 PM     PSX
Capcom vs. SNK: Pro enlists a whole host of characters, more than 30 in all, from Capcom's legendary Street Fighter line and SNK's world-renowned The King of Fighters characters.
SEGA Ships Beach Spikers for the GameCube
08/13/2002 01:11:00 PM     GC
Bump, set, spike! SEGA(R) of America, Inc. today announced the release of "Beach Spikers(TM)" exclusively for the Nintendo GameCube(TM). The ultimate summer party game, "Beach Spikers" delivers addictive two-on-two beach volleyball action for up to four players.
Westwood announces Earth & Beyond monthly fee
08/13/2002 01:04:00 PM     PC
Westwood Studios(tm) announced today it will offer multiple ways to subscribe to Earth & Beyond(tm), the online role-playing galaxy that will be published by Electronic Arts
Technology and Top Artists Take the Racing Title to the Next Level
08/13/2002 12:32:00 PM     PC.PS2.XB
Codemasters is using Dolby technology, new industry motion capture dialogue recording techniques and licensed music from top artists to further the gritty realism and excitement in Pro Race Driver.
Activision Acquires Worldwide Publishing Rights To Worms 3
08/13/2002 12:22:00 PM     PS2.XB
Dynamic New Edition of Multi-Million Unit Selling Franchise Set to Bring The Loony World of Worms to Next-Generation Platforms
Xbox Live to Launch on One-Year Anniversary of Console Launch
08/13/2002 11:01:00 AM     XB
On Friday, Nov. 15, the one-year anniversary of the launch of the most powerful video game system on the planet, Microsoft Corp. will launch its Xbox™ Live online game service and propel the North American gaming world into the future of video games.
Broken Sword: The Sleeping Dragon to be Unveiled at ECTS
08/13/2002 10:33:00 AM     PS2.XB
Revolution Software’s highly anticipated next-generation Broken Sword adventure to premiere at Europe’s biggest trade show
Latest Astonia 3™ Patch Released
08/13/2002 10:21:00 AM     PC
Intent Software releases a new patch for Astonia 3™, their successful Fantasy-MMORPG.
BAM! Releases Kong on the GBA
08/13/2002 09:49:00 AM     GBA
Based on the television cartoon "Kong: The Animated Series" from global entertainment company BKN International, the game was developed by the French studios of Planet Interactive Development.
Nexus: TK Offers Players Webpages!
08/12/2002 07:40:00 PM     PC
Nexus: TK has a new feature added that will allow anyone to view a Nexus: TK player's complete character status through the convenience of the Internet!
Madden NFL 2003, Launches on Six Platforms
08/12/2002 03:28:00 PM     PC.GBA.PS2.GC.XB.PSX
In its 13th year, EA SPORTS' cornerstone franchise adds online gaming, John Madden with Al Michaels commentary and new mini-camp mode
New NFL Blitz 20-03 Releases
08/12/2002 02:42:00 PM     GBA.GC.PS2.XB
The 'Blitz' Sacks Next-Generation Systems with Aggressive 8-on-8 NFL Football Gameplay and New Features
On August 14th Gamers Can Sign-Up to Receive the Official Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell Newsletter
08/12/2002 01:56:00 PM     PC.XB
Now eager Tom Clancy game fans can sign up to receive the latest news on this holiday season's most anticipated game, Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell(tm)
Meet "Tread" from Commandos 2
08/12/2002 01:37:00 PM     PS2.XB
Brief Character Biography: Sid Perkins “Tread” (Driver)
SEGA Sports NFL 2K3 Releases on Xbox and PS2
08/12/2002 01:10:00 PM     PS2.XB
Most Immersive Pro Football Sim, "SEGA Sports NFL 2K3," Arrives With Radical New Franchise Mode, ESPN Telecast-Style Presentation and Online Gameplay
Saitek Introduces Its New Cyborg Rumble Joystick!
08/12/2002 12:39:00 PM     PC
The new Cyborg 3D Rumble Stick is powered with the latest in TouchSenseTM technology from Immersion Corporation.
Shrapnel Games Releases Aaron Hall's Dungeon Odyssey Demo
08/12/2002 11:54:00 AM     PC
Now available for download from Shrapnel Games' website.
Funcom Introduces “Booster Packs” To PC Market
08/12/2002 09:26:00 AM     PC
Where “expansion packs” typically offer players additional playfields, new creatures and other large content, a “booster pack” provides tools that enhance the experience within the game world.
Episode 8 of "Arcane: The Stone Circle" Now Live
08/09/2002 07:46:00 PM     PC
Warner Bros. Online today launched the eighth episode of "Arcane: The Stone Circle," the online mystery serial inspired by the fiction of H.P. Lovecraft.
NBA Starting Five Video now Available
08/09/2002 07:01:00 PM     PS2.XB
NBA Starting Five allows players to experience the complete NBA experience with dazzling graphics, intelligent AI and engaging gameplay modes.
EA Partners with Major Music Labels and Artists on EA Trax
08/09/2002 05:17:00 PM     PC.PS2.XB
Madden NFL 2003 to Feature Music of Audiovent, Epidemic, Nappy Roots and a Debut Single From Bon Jovi
Konami takes players behind the scenes in the document of metal Gear Solid 2
08/09/2002 01:58:00 PM     PS2
The Document of Metal Gear Solid® 2™, an interactive documentary that chronicles the development of the mega-hit Metal Gear Solid® 2: Sons of Liberty
Eidos Announces Backyard Wrestling License
08/09/2002 12:57:00 PM     PS2.XB
Explosive and cutting-edge wrestling series soon to be available for video game consoles
Sports Interactive and Eidos to create Championship Players
08/09/2002 04:33:00 AM     XB
New Sponsorship deal will benefit the next generation of footballers
On August 20, 2002, the Video Sports League (VSL) in conjunction with Fox Sports 1190 AM will hold the Official Madden 2003 Release Party.
08/08/2002 05:39:00 PM     PC.GBA.PS2.GC.XB.PSX
The ultimate video game competition comes to the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex
Electronic Arts Declassifies information on Medal of Honor Allied Assault Expansion pack for the PC.
08/08/2002 02:52:00 PM     PC
EA reveals details of the new expansion pack for Medal of Honor Allied Assault
Groove Games, Hip Interactive to Co-publish Sequel
08/08/2002 12:16:00 PM     PC
Groove Games and Hip Interactive announced they will be co-publishing the PC title Incoming Forces this fall.
Hail to the Master Chief! “Halo 2” Is Coming to an Xbox Near You
08/08/2002 09:33:00 AM     XB
It’s time again for gamers to assume the role of Master Chief, protecting humanity with a powerful armory of guns and grenades
Dragon's Lair 3D: Return to the Lair for Xbox will be the FIRST and ONLY Xbox title with 1080i HDTV compatibility
08/07/2002 11:48:00 PM     PC.GC.XB.PS2
No one has experienced the full graphics power of the Xbox console yet
Nintendo 'Pioneers' Get First Chance to Preview Animal Crossing
08/07/2002 09:46:00 PM     GC
Select Players Nationwide Will Play Upcoming NINTENDO GAMECUBE Title a Month Before Launch
Earth & Beyond To Be At GenCon 2002
08/07/2002 07:11:00 PM     PC
Westwood Studios(tm) announced today it will be distributing Earth & Beyond public test discs at GenCon 2002.  Earth & Beyond is an online role-playing galaxy that will be published by EA under the EA GAMES(tm) brand this fall.
Vampires, demons and zombies beware!
08/07/2002 05:38:00 PM     XB
Buffy the Vampire Slayer, has GONE GOLD
New World Order Mp Beta 2.0 Out Now.
08/07/2002 03:32:00 PM     PC
Project Three today announced it has released the New World Order public multiplayer beta-test version 2.0.
Strategy First’s tennis sim, US Open 2002 has gone gold!
08/07/2002 11:12:00 AM     PC
Strategy First announced today that its upcoming Tennis Simulation game for the PC, US OPEN 2002 has gone gold.
“NFL Fever 2003” Kicks Off New Season on Xbox
08/07/2002 09:30:00 AM     XB
NFL Fever 2003” hits store shelves this week...
Sega Sports NCAA College Football 2K3 Launches
08/06/2002 05:40:00 PM     PS2
SEGA(R) of America, Inc. announced today the release of "SEGA Sports(TM) NCAA(R)College Football 2K3" for the PlayStation(R)2
Chessmaster® 9000 For PC Goes Gold
08/06/2002 03:51:00 PM     PC
Chessmaster 9000 for the PC, the newest installment of the world-renowned Chessmaster franchise has gone gold.
New Colin McRae Rally 3 Service Area Art.
08/06/2002 02:41:00 PM     PC.PS2.XB
Each rally begins with the Focus in the service area where the team’s engineers perform the set-up requirements, adjusting the suspension, engine, chassis and other key parts..
Id Software's legendary action game Doom II soon to hit Game Boy Advance.
08/06/2002 01:41:00 PM     GBA
The ultimate battle is in the palm of gamers' hands with the development of id Software's DOOM II(tm) for the Game Boy® Advance.
Mindfire Entertainment Announces "Crazy Taxi" Movie
08/06/2002 12:34:00 PM     GC.PS2
Mindfire Entertainment announced today that it has finalized a deal with SEGA(R) to acquire the rights to produce a motion picture based on the company's best selling video game series, "Crazy Taxi." Coming on the heels of the successful partnership with "The House of the Dead - The Movie"
New Enix Game Features Hollywood Talent
08/06/2002 10:24:00 AM     PS2
Providing a crucial element in the overall game-play experience, Enix America Inc. today announced that it has signed Mark Hamill, Dean Cain and Lisa Loeb to provide in-game voices for Grandia Xtreme(tm), its highly anticipated role-playing game for the PlayStation 2 computer entertainment system.
BioWare to Develop Xbox Game for Microsoft
08/06/2002 09:31:00 AM     XB
Microsoft Corp. today announced that BioWare Corp., which specializes in creating computer and console video games
Space HoRSE Ships! Classic strategy game on its way to fans everywhere.
08/06/2002 08:40:00 AM     PC
Shrapnel Games is announced today that Space HoRSE, developed by
BioWare Corp. to Develop Two New Original Games
08/06/2002 12:00:00 AM     XB
BioWare Corp. today announced that they are working on two new games,
Monsters Go gold!
08/06/2002 12:00:00 AM     PC
Skotos Tech Inc. and Worlds Apart Productions, developers of innovative prose-based computer games, have officially released their newest game,
CodeFire Acquires Intellectual Property Rights to Wiz-War
08/05/2002 07:14:00 PM     PC
CodeFire, Inc., an interactive entertainment developer, today announced the acquisition of the intellectual property rights to Wiz-War, a popular board game featuring battling wizards and stolen treasure. The company acquired the rights from Jolly Games.
Icewind Dale II Goes Gold!
08/05/2002 06:43:00 PM     PC
Irvine, California, August 5, 2002 - Interplay Entertainment Corp. (NasdaqSC:IPLY), announced today that the highly anticipated Icewind Dale(tm) II has gone gold.
Atlus U.S.A., Inc. - To Release Cubivore for the Nintendo GameCube
08/05/2002 06:31:00 PM     GC
Atlus U.S.A., Inc. Brings Cubivore, One Of The Most Unique Games Ever Created, To The U.S. Market
Ubi Soft® To Bring Seriously-Addictive Gameplay to the PlayStation®2 and Nintendo GameCube(TM) With Super Bust-A-Move® 2
08/05/2002 06:16:00 PM     GC.PS2
Easy to Pick-Up and Impossible to Put Down, Super Bust-A-Move 2 is Fast-Paced, Arcade Puzzle Action at Its Best!
Prima Inks Deal With Namco
08/05/2002 05:27:00 PM     PS2.XB
Prima Games To Publish Official Strategy Guides For Namco’s Tekken®4 And Dead To Rights™ Video Games
Demolition-Derby Action Crashes Onto Xbox™ As Majesco Ships Totaled!
08/05/2002 09:31:00 AM     XB
Realistic Physics Engine and Detailed Graphics Offer Intense Driving Fun
Prowler Productions is pleased to announce a new feature to their Roleplaying Game "Lunatix Online".
08/04/2002 09:12:00 PM     PC
Known as the "Paddy Wagon" this new feature is designed to teach new players important aspects of Lunatix Online
Lost Kingdom's Atsushi Taniguchi explains how Lost Kingdoms differs from other card-based games
08/04/2002 09:37:00 AM     GC
Atsushi Taniguchi, the producer for Lost Kingdoms, talks with GamingPolo about this innovative title.
Moonbase Commander duo takes GamingPolo into the world of this turn-based strategy game
08/04/2002 09:13:00 AM     PC
Rhett Mathis and Patrick Wylie teamed up to answer question from GamingPolo about this title.
New Pro Race Driver Story Video
08/02/2002 03:48:00 PM     PC.PS2.XB
The world’s greatest touring car drivers, a family's battle with the past, the ultimate driving prize – in Pro Race Driver the finishing line is only the beginning. See the story behind the action in an all-new Pro Race Driver video
Delta Force Black Hawk Down Beta goes live!
08/02/2002 02:52:00 PM     PC
Entertainment software developer and publisher NovaLogic, Inc. is pleased to announce the release of the open multiplayer beta test for the eagerly awaited title Delta Force - Black Hawk Down.
Saitek Cyborg Gold Now Carries A New Price of $29.95
08/02/2002 02:26:00 PM     PC
The Cyborg 3D USB Gold now sells for $29.95. The first joystick convertible for left-handed gamers and adjustable for any hand size, the gaming stick is compatible with Windows XP.
"Stronghold: Crusader" Website Goes Live
08/02/2002 12:35:00 PM     PC
Gathering of Developers a division of Take-Two Interactive has just flipped the switch on the "Stronghold: Crusader" website. All the latest screenshots, downloads, features, and support are available
Sonic Mega Collection Announced for GameCube
08/02/2002 12:14:00 PM     GC
SEGA(R) of America today confirmed that Sonic The Hedgehog(R) will be returning to the Nintendo GameCube(TM) in the U.S. this November in "Sonic Mega Collection(TM).
BradyGames' Signature Series Guide serves as ultimate resource for Onimusha(tm) 2: Samurai's Destiny
08/02/2002 11:56:00 AM     PS2
The BradyGames Onimusha(tm) 2: Samurai's Destiny Official Strategy Guide will show players how to prevail as a skilled warrior and enjoy the game with essential tactics and exclusive content provided in this Signature Series guide.
NHL Hitz 20-03 Returns with More Intense GamePlay
08/02/2002 11:52:00 AM     GBA.XB.PS2.GC
Officially licensed by the NHL and the NHLPA, NHL Hitz 20-03 unleashes a total hockey experience with even more visually stunning graphics, lightning-fast, extreme-style hockey gameplay and improved NHL attributes, plus Hitz signature hard-checking, adrenaline-style sports action.
Shrapnel Games to Publish Aaron Hall's Dungeon Odyssey
08/02/2002 10:58:00 AM     PC
Aaron Hall's Dungeon Odyssey brings the unlimited gameplay of his previous Space Empires games to the RPG market.
AquaNox: Revelation Portal Goes Live
08/02/2002 12:58:00 AM     PC
This official site, which was developed by Massive, will serve as a communication center for the fan community and will provide regular updates about the forthcoming AquaNox: Revelation, due for release in Q4 2002.
Enter the "Microsoft Age of Mythology Sweepstakes"
08/01/2002 04:30:00 PM     PC
Microsoft Game Studios and Ensemble Studios today announced that one lucky gamer will win a trip to Greece, the mythical location of Zeus, Hades, Poseidon and many of the other Greek gods when they enter the "Microsoft Age of Mythology Sweepstakes."
Former Squaresoft Artists Head New CG Animated Film
08/01/2002 04:10:00 PM     PS2
Requiem Nights will be the Title of Upcoming Japanese/American Animation Production
Majesco Ships Gun Metal for Xbox
08/01/2002 03:34:00 PM     XB
Players Transform From Robotic Shooter to Fighter Jet Throughout Intense Air and Land Based Missions
The U.S. Army to Release New Marksmanship Pack Today
08/01/2002 03:16:00 PM     PC
The Marksmanship pack takes players to the U.S. Army's Sniper School in Fort Benning, Ga., for training missions. In order to progress to this advanced level, players must qualify as an "Expert" in the Rifle Range single-player mission.
Art Institute Online President Ken Sutton talks to GamingPolo about the Game Art & Design degree program
08/01/2002 02:52:00 PM     PC
As the gaming industry continues to grow (raking in nearly as much cash as the movie industry), so will the demand for new talent.  The Art Institute Online hopes to give its students the skills they need to tackle this difficult industry, providing art and design skills with emphasis in character development, visual storytelling, game design strategy, 3D animation and texture-mapping.
3DO Announces “Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse(TM)”
08/01/2002 01:51:00 PM     PC.GC.XB.PS2
Hollywood's Finest Join World-Famous Artists to Create a Dark Journey through the End of the World
Shadowbane Pre-Order Program Announced
08/01/2002 01:45:00 PM     PC
Highly anticipated online role playing game launches first-ever restricted race program. Minotaurs, Centaurs, Aracroix and other items provided to fans who pre-order. 
Empire Earth World Championship Tournament Coming Soon
08/01/2002 11:47:00 AM     PC
Massive International Tournament with Grand Prize of up to $100,000 Begins in September
Nicely Crafted Entertainment to launch Time of Defiance PPC
08/01/2002 04:36:00 AM     PC
The massively multiplayer real-time PC strategy game Time of Defiance will celebrate the birth of a sibling this November, as Nicely Crafted Entertainment (NiCE) announces a version for Pocket PC 2002.


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