E3 2004: Atari, EA Plan PSP Launch Titles

E3 2004: Atari, EA Plan PSP Launch Titles

Electronic Arts today reconfirmed that it plans to supply at least four titles upon the launch of Sony's PSP next year. Previous estimates had the company supplying between four and six titles, with a further ten to twelve titles estimated ...
E3 2004: Sega Announces E3 Lineup

E3 2004: Sega Announces E3 Lineup

Sega today announced a list of upcoming titles to be displayed at E3. A mixture of original titles and sequels, Sega's lineup looks quite promising. "Our multi-platform lineup at E3 2004 underscores a new global publishing initiative that combines our ...
E3 2004: Altered Beast Reconfirmed

E3 2004: Altered Beast Reconfirmed

First mentioned at E3 last year, Sega had been rather quiet about the PlayStation 2 update of Altered Beast since. So quiet, in fact, that many assumed the title had been cancelled. Not so, according to a media-filled update over ...
E3 2004: New Smackdown! Title Revealed

E3 2004: New Smackdown! Title Revealed

THQ today announced WWE Smackdown! vs. Raw the sixth installment in the incredibly popular Smackdown! franchise. As is standard fare, the title will include new options and game modes, though no specifics are available at this time. Yuke's, once again ...
Four 989 Franchises Placed on Hiatus

Four 989 Franchises Placed on Hiatus

In a statement issued today, Sony announced that the NFL GameDay, NCAA GameBreaker, NBA ShootOut, and NCAA Final Four franchises have been placed on hiatus until next year. Not to worry though, Sony intends to debut a new NHL series ...
Madden NFL 2005 and ESPN NFL 2005 Cover Athletes Revealed

Madden NFL 2005 and ESPN NFL 2005 Cover Athletes Revealed

Ray Lewis, linebacker for the Baltimore Ravens, will be featured on the cover to Madden NFL 2005. This information comes to us care of SportsBusiness Journal. Past legal trouble prevented Lewis from being featured on previous covers, though he has ...
EyeToy: Chat Announced

EyeToy: Chat Announced

The pioneers at Sony Computer Entertainment Europe today announced that they'll be bringing the EyeToy to the online arena with the upcoming EyeToy: Chat. By utilizing the EyeToy and PlayStation 2 Network Adapter, Chat will allow you to hop online ...
EA Reveals GoldenEye: Rogue Agent

EA Reveals GoldenEye: Rogue Agent

Electronic Arts today announced the long-rumored GoldenEye 2, which has been renamed to reflect the fact it bears no relation to the Nintendo 64 game. Retitled GoldenEye: Rogue Agent, the game tosses you into the role of villain rather than ...
E3 2004: Activision announces E3 Lineup

E3 2004: Activision announces E3 Lineup

As with every other game producer under the sun, Activision has announced the lineup of games they will have on display at E3. The PlayStation 2 titles on that list include: Check back next week for more details, including hands-on ...
Rise to Honor Review

Rise to Honor Review

Graphics: 8.2 Gameplay: 7.5 Sound: 7.8 Control: 6.0 Replay Value: 7.0 Overall Rating: 7.2 Online Gameplay: Not Rated rom their earliest days in the arcades and on the Nintendo Entertainment System, Beat'em ups have come a long way. It seems ...
E3 2004: Sony Announces Champions: Return to Arms

E3 2004: Sony Announces Champions: Return to Arms

Accidentally a few weeks ago, Sony today officially announced Champions: Return to Arms. The sequel to Champions of Norrath, Return to Arms will follow the events that occurred in the first game. Players now must stop the followers of Innoruuk ...
E3 2004: Namco Announces E3 List

E3 2004: Namco Announces E3 List

Namco today unveiled their E3 lineup of PlayStation 2 titles. Games to be shown include: "Namco is showcasing its most impressive line up of new content ever at this year's E3Expo," commented Robert Ennis, chief financial and operating officer for ...
E3 2004: Rise of the Kisai Confirmed As Mark of Kri Sequel

E3 2004: Rise of the Kisai Confirmed As Mark of Kri Sequel

Originally planned as the first chapter in a trilogy, the Mark of Kri was released quietly in the summer of 2002. A sequel to has been rumored for some time, but many feared it wouldn't happen due to the title's ...
A Few New Enthusia: Professional Racing Details

A Few New Enthusia: Professional Racing Details

First last week, Konami has announced more details regarding it's upcoming racer. The title is set to feature hundreds of accurately detailed cars from over 40 manufacturers. Once again, the Visual Gravity System is what looks to set Enthusia apart ...
E3 2004: KCEJ's E3 Lineup Announced

E3 2004: KCEJ’s E3 Lineup Announced

Konami Computer Entertainment of Japan has updated their site with a list of PlayStation 2 titles to be shown at E3. The list includes: We'll have more details regarding these titles next week when E3 gets underway ...
La Pucelle: Tactics Ships

La Pucelle: Tactics Ships

Mastiff today announced that they have shipped La Pucelle: Tactics to retail outlets across North America. The latest domestic release from acclaimed developer Nippon Ichi, the title shares many similarities with last year’s sleeper hit, Disgaea. The story is described ...
E3 2004: Square Enix Announces E3 Showings

E3 2004: Square Enix Announces E3 Showings

Square Enix today issued a press release that detailed the games planned for show at the upcoming industry trade show, E3. Please note that this list does not include the "surprise" title, for which no information is available. The press ...
Weekly Rewind: #2

Weekly Rewind: #2

Do I have any definite sources for this? No, not really. The signs are everywhere though. This morning, Reuters issued a report saying that analysts have determined that Sony needs to drop the price of the PlayStation 2. It seems ...