Ignition To Publish SNK Titles In Europe

Ignition To Publish SNK Titles In Europe

Ignition Entertainment , today announced that it has signed an agreement to publish SNK's portfolio of titles throughout Europe. The deal starts with the release of Metal Slug Advance and Metal Slug 3 on Xbox and PlayStation2 in October 2004 ...
PSX Gets Another Delay

PSX Gets Another Delay

Sony today announced that the PSX, which is a game console/DVD recorder hybrid has been delayed to "some time" in 2005 "because the device may not appeal to U.S. consumers." Additionally, "no schedule for beginning sales of the PSX in ...
Top Selling Games In Japan

Top Selling Games In Japan

Media Create has released its weekly list of the top 10 selling console game titles in Japan. Here is the full report, covering the week of June 28-July 4, 2004: Ranking—Title—Platform—Publisher 1. Let's make J-League Pro. Soccer Club! '04—PS2—Sega 2 ...
Sony Named Best Brand Again

Sony Named Best Brand Again

Sony says it's the best all the time, and here's a list to prove it. Harris Interactive’s annual Best Brands survey has Sony placed first in the poll for the fifth consecutive year. 2,136 adults responded to the poll, with ...
Oddworld Stranger Coming Spring 2005

Oddworld Stranger Coming Spring 2005

Electronic Arts, which now owns the rights to the next Oddworld Inhabitants-created videogame, has announced plans to publish the title, Oddworld Stranger, in the spring of 2005. The action title is in development for the PlayStation 2 and Xbox and ...
VU Games To Distrubte For NovaLogic

VU Games To Distrubte For NovaLogic

Publisher NovaLogic, Inc. and Vivendi Universal Games today announced an exclusive multi-year agreement, under which VU Games will become the sole distributor of NovaLogic products in North America NovaLogic will continue to oversee development, production, marketing and PR for its ...
$50,000 DRIV3R Contest Announced

$50,000 DRIV3R Contest Announced

Atari, Inc. and MTV have gotten together for a DRIV3R contest that will award one winner over $50,000 in prizes. Those interested in gaining a shot at the top prize should visit the contest’s website, where they will be asked ...
Gamefly's Top Renting Games

Gamefly’s Top Renting Games

Gamefly has released their top renting games for the week ending July 4th. Their list is always a bit Xbox heavy, so don't think it's the end of the world if you're a PS2 owner. 1. Spider-Man 2—Xbox—Activision 2. Chronicles ...
No More PSone LCD Screens

No More PSone LCD Screens

Sony Computer Entertainment has announced that it will no longer manufacture the PSone LCD monitor & speakers peripheral. The monitor, which features a 5-inch LCD screen and built-in stereo speakers, attaches to the back of the sleeker PSone model and ...
2 Million Spiderman 2 Shipped

2 Million Spiderman 2 Shipped

While it's not the 2.5 million units that DRIV3R shipped, Activision has announced that Spiderman 2's shipment was 2 million games. The game is available for the PlayStation 2, Xbox, GameCube, Game Boy Advance and PC platforms, so the company ...
Sony Sponsoring Ozzfest Again

Sony Sponsoring Ozzfest Again

Sony Computer Entertainment America (SCEA) is back again as a sponsor for the Ozzfest 2004 summer tour, which features newly reunited bands Black Sabbath and Judas Priest. SCEA will run a radio promotion in 20 of the tour’s 26 stops, ...
Way of the Samurai 2 In Stores Now

Way of the Samurai 2 In Stores Now

Capcom has announced that they've released Way of the Samurai 2, for the PlayStation 2, at retailers around North America. Developed by Acquire, the action-adventure will transport gamers to feudal Japan, where they will take on the role of a ...
Far Cry Insticts Gets A Date

Far Cry Insticts Gets A Date

Ubisoft today announced that the shooter Far Cry Instincts will be released for both the Playstation 2 and Xbox in the first quarter of 2005. Ubisoft Montreal, who also has developed the upcoming Prince of Persia and the hit Pandora ...
Tenchu Sold to From Software

Tenchu Sold to From Software

It seems that the less than stellar reception the latest Tenchu game received didn't do much to hurt the brand as today, the Japanese company, From Software announced that it has bought the rights to the Tenchu Brand from Activision ...
Latest Poll Results

Latest Poll Results

With all of the great racing games due out by Christmas, we wanted to know which series you thought would be the best. The Winner, with 68% of the vote was Gran Turismo 4 , which was no big shock ...
Final Fantasy XI Expansion Ship Date

Final Fantasy XI Expansion Ship Date

If you're one of those people that has devoted every waking hour to Final Fantasy XI, there's some new content headed your way this fall. Square Enix has announced that it will ship the Final Fantasy XI expansion pack, Chains ...
Join the PSX Extreme Forums!

Join the PSX Extreme Forums!

Looking for a place to talk about the latest PS2 games? Want to see what everyone thought of Spiderman 2? Stuck in a game and need help? Feel like talking about your favorite band? If you answered yes, or "I ...
Capcom Announces Opening of Clover Studios

Capcom Announces Opening of Clover Studios

There's a new, talented development company in Japan, as Capcom has announced the opening of its new Osaka, Japan-based subsidiary, Clover Studio Co., Ltd. The formation of studio was announced announced a few months ago in April. The in-house developer, ...