Breeding on Breed

First of all, BREED is the first major title ever from BRAT designs, combined with the Mercury GFX engine. That’s a big step out of nowhere, isn’t it? Could you give some background info about BRAT designs ? Sure. Brat Designs was formed in mid 2000 and Breed is their first project. Brat Designs are […]

Brat Designs about Breed

First of all, BREED is the first major title ever from BRAT designs, combined with the Mercury GFX engine. That’s a big step out of nowhere, isn’t it? Could you give some background info about BRAT designs ? Sure. Brat Designs was formed in mid 2000 and Breed is their first project. Brat Designs are […]

XBox Xtreme PR

The launch day for Microsoft’s XBox in Europe is coming nearer and nearer and one can see Mickey’s money being pumped out of the window like a waterfall. XBox Commercials are occupying alot of TV time, 10 XBox console’s are going to be sold on eBay starting at the ludicrous price of 1 euro, press […]

Best of 2001

It’s nearing the end of the year, so that calls for a “Best Of”. However, we didn’t quite agree on which games we thought were the best so I’ve decided to give you the top 10 of some of our reviewers (Xeno decided that the amount of good games this year was so small that […]

New RtCW Multiplayer Test @ Fragland

Activision has released an updated Multiplayer Test for Gray Matter’s Return to Castle Wolfenstein. Update : local copy available here List with mirrors over at Bluesnews What’s changed between Multplayer Test 1 and the latest test? Below you’ll find some of the more notable changes. 1) Hud – On the compass, Engineers can see which direction their dynamite objectives […]

RA2 Expansion press release

I received EA’s press release about the upcoming expansion pack for Red Alert 2 with some info on what to expect LAS VEGAS, April 9, 2001 – Following the phenomenal success of Command & Conquer Red Alert 2, Westwood Studios announced today it will release its official expansion pack this fall. The PC CD-ROM mission disk will […]

Fishtank Development Update @ Fragland

As usual we’ve received a development update from the guys over at Fishtank Interactive on what’s happening with their various upcoming games : AquaNox: The underwater action hit has meanwhile been released and the first patch for the German version will be out shortly. This patch eliminates a few problems (e.g. trouble with USB joysticks) […]

Are video games state of the Arts ?

Both in video game and other jobs linked to culture and entertainment, creating goods of high quality means letting personal know-how and sensitivities express themselves. This is clearly illustrated by the various skills that go to make any blockbuster product: graphic artists, musicians, writers and designers alike, all offer their artistic touch to contribute to […]

Fishtank Interactive Game Status

The people from Fishtank Interactive have sent us an update on what’s happening with their games that are in development. Here we go : AquaNox: The wait is almost over! On 11 October, players will at last be able to dive into the deep sea, because from then on, the eagerly awaited game will finally be […]

Return to Castle Wolfenstein test released !

Local download to be found here Beware : DuffMan sends word that the GameSpot wolfmpdemo.zip is NOT A CURRENT VERSION. The file you want is WolfMPTEST0915.exe So if you download it from another server, make sure you get the right file. And here’s what it contains : –Contains one multiplayer teamplay map –Does not contain single player […]

Fishtank Interactive Development update

I’ve received word from Fishtank Interactive on the current state of their game linup : AquaNox: Exhibitors generally like to give the visitors of trade fairs a treat by presenting them with moving pictures of action spectacles. Video card producer ELSA is no exception and shows the underwater adventure at its stand at ECTS in […]