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American McGee's Alice: We're All Mad Here

0 comments Prairie Wolfe - Nov 23, 00 12:22am (PST)
When polite, civilized Alice invites herself to the Mad Hatter's Tea Party, she is confronted with this rather puzzling riddle: (Oh good, said Alice to herself, We shall have some fun now) "Why is a raven like a writing desk?" Why indeed. Poor little ...

Snap Like a Professional; Save Like a Scrooge

0 comments Prairie Wolfe - Nov 07, 00 12:08am (PST)
Recently I visited a camera swap meet and was privy to a gymnasium cluttered with SLRs (Single Lens Reflex Cameras) that nobody wanted. Canons, Nikons, Minoltas, you name them--dirt cheap too! And I realized that although mechanical cameras are still very ...

Get In The Game--Literally

0 comments Prairie Wolfe - Nov 04, 00 8:13pm (PST)
I know that there are some of you out there who have a difficult time distinguishing between the real world and Quake 3 (yes, yes, I'm such a slammer), especially when your best friends are the high-fragging bots. To further blur those lines, Babbage will ...

Driver 2 Gone Gold

0 comments Prairie Wolfe - Nov 04, 00 7:40pm (PST)
Infogrames has announced the completion of Driver 2 for the PlayStation. Developed by Reflections Interactive, Driver 2 features a return of the main character, Tanner. Players will swerve through 4 cities as Tanner, attempting to foil the underworld's ...

Conquest: Frontier Wars Cancelled

0 comments Prairie Wolfe - Nov 04, 00 7:21pm (PST)
Microsoft has decided to cancel its contract to publish Digital Anvil's "Conquest: Frontier Wars". The anticipated space RTS from the independent Austin, Texas-based PC game developer is a mere few weeks from completion. Microsoft justified the ...

Escape From Monkey Island Gone Gold

0 comments Prairie Wolfe - Oct 28, 00 6:14pm (PST)
LucasArts has announced the completion of Escape From Monkey Island, the fourth and latest installment in their swashbuckling adventure series. "Loaded with side-splitting humor and more monkeys than the three previous Monkey games combined," (so the ...

Delta Force: Land Warrior Goes Gold

0 comments Prairie Wolfe - Oct 28, 00 5:57pm (PST)
NovaLogic has anounced the completion of Delta Force: Land Warrior, their tactical action title also known as Delta Force 3. As the third installment in the series, Delta Force: Land Warrior features a brand new graphics engine that supports 3D ...

Sacrifice Gone Gold

0 comments Prairie Wolfe - Oct 28, 00 5:43pm (PST)
Shiny Entertainment has announced the completion of their 3D RTS, Sacrifice. Billed as having "strong RPG elements", Sacrifice is a 1-4 player game in which players control wizards in a world ruled by the Five Gods: Pyro, God of Fire; Charnel, God of ...

Ultra320 SCSI Technology Has Arrived

0 comments Prairie Wolfe - Oct 28, 00 4:00pm (PST)
PRESS RELEASE Seagate Technology (NYSE:SEG) today announced that it has demonstrated Ultra320 SCSI disc drive technology that supports the industry proposals for the SPI-4 (Ultra320 SCSI) standard. The demonstration, conducted with a fully-integrated 320 ...

Defective Compaq Batteries

0 comments Prairie Wolfe - Oct 28, 00 3:50pm (PST)
Listen up, current and prospective Compaq notebook owners... The company is recalling its entire batch of Armanda E500 and V300 notebook batteries. Apparently, one lone battery that short circuited and caused smoke and damage to a notebook triggered the ...

Mass PS2 Hysteria in North America

0 comments Prairie Wolfe - Oct 28, 00 3:26pm (PST)
PlayStation 2 frothing-at-the-mouth frenzy has hit this side of the Pacific as the long-awaited release date of Sony's newest toy finally arrives. Sales figures are undoubtedly so good, there are no units to be had. Snapped up gleefully (and smugly) by ...

73.9 GB of Monstrous Hitachi Hard Drive

0 comments Prairie Wolfe - Oct 28, 00 2:48pm (PST)
PRESS RELEASE Leading the market in capacity and performance, Hitachi America, Ltd., a subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd., Tokyo, Japan, (NYSE: HIT), today announced the industry's highest capacity 1-inch high hard drive at 73.9 gigabytes (GB), the DK32DJ-72. ...

Dell and the Decently Priced Inspiron 8000 Notebooks

0 comments Prairie Wolfe - Oct 28, 00 2:18pm (PST)
Dell has launched the newest member of their Inspiron Notebook line, the Inspiron 8000. Headlined as the "Home Entertainment Center To Go," the 1.69" thick machine weighs in just under 8 pounds and features both a DVD and a CD-RW drive. The basic model ...

JetFighter IV Gone Gold

0 comments Prairie Wolfe - Oct 21, 00 6:30pm (PST)
Take-Two Interactive's subsidiary, Mission Studios, has announced the completion of JetFighter IV: Fortress America. The combat flight simulator features over 30 missions in which players defend America from the Russians and the Chinese. Playable jet ...

TimeSplitters Gone Gold

0 comments Prairie Wolfe - Oct 21, 00 6:14pm (PST)
Eidos Interactive's daring first-person shooter for the PlayStation 2 has gone gold. Developed by Free Radical Design, TimeSplitters is an ingenious game encompassing three seemingly separate lines of narration set in three different time periods: 1935- ...

The Devil Inside Gone Gold

0 comments Prairie Wolfe - Oct 21, 00 4:44pm (PST)
Take-Two Interactive has announced the completion of their 3D action shooter, The Devil Inside. Developed by France's Cryo and penned by the author of the Alone in the Dark series, The Devil Inside reveals the story of David Cooper, a journalist with ...

No One Lives Forever Goes Gold

0 comments Prairie Wolfe - Oct 21, 00 4:04pm (PST)
Fox Interactive has announced the completion of their first-person 3D shooter No One Lives Forever. With over 60 levels set around the globe, this sexy Bond spoof features deadly Agent Cate Archer, a sultry female operative bent on thwarting the world- ...

SegaNet Triumphs, not Tribulations

0 comments Prairie Wolfe - Oct 21, 00 3:22pm (PST)
SegaNet, the high-speed online gaming network and ISP service for the Sega Dreamcast, is celebrating its 100,000th user. Launched in September, SegaNet offers aficionados online chat, contests, codes, and 3D multiplayer competition in a batch of newly ...

730 MB of Pictures With Grandma

0 comments Prairie Wolfe - Oct 05, 00 6:17pm (PST)
Sanyo Electric has unveiled the iD Photo memory storage disc for digital still cameras. Unlike other popular storage formats, which are based on memory chips, the new iD disc utilizes a 2-inch magneto-optical disc. Developed jointly by Sanyo, Olympus ...

Blue Laser, Red Laser

0 comments Prairie Wolfe - Oct 05, 00 5:50pm (PST)
According to the endearing folks over at PC World, Sony and Pioneer have unveiled a new state-of-the-art optical disc video recorder that is capable of storing up to 22.5 GB of data onto a standard optical disc. The secret? Apparently, this prototype ...

SWAT 3: Elite Edition Gone Gold

0 comments Prairie Wolfe - Oct 05, 00 5:11pm (PST)
PRESS RELEASE SWAT 3 goes multiplayer in SWAT3: ELITE EDITION. The most realistic tactical action title now delivers multiplayer and the community tools destined to extend SWAT 3's award winning gameplay! Hailed as "a game that will save the world" by ...

PlayStation 2 Worries and Woes

0 comments Prairie Wolfe - Sep 30, 00 4:38pm (PST)
Amid hyper-frenzied anticipation for its next-generation console, the PlayStation 2, Sony has quelled the activity by announcing a reduced supply of consoles available for the October 26th US launch. A month behind production schedule has unfortunately ...

Intel Worries and Woes

0 comments Prairie Wolfe - Sep 30, 00 3:52pm (PST)
Much to the frustration of PC makers, Intel has become wishy-washy about confirming a concrete date for the Pentium 4's release. Originally scheduled to debut on October 30th, there are now rumours abound that the chip-maker is facing problems with the ...

Combat Flight Simulator 2 Gone Gold

0 comments Prairie Wolfe - Sep 30, 00 3:16pm (PST)
Microsoft has announced the completion of Combat Flight Simulator: WWII Pacific Theater, the sequel to 1998's best-selling Combat Flight Simulator. As a novice pilot striving for ace status, players will be able to control either the Japanese or the ...

Witches Delight in Pentium 4's Costly Fright

0 comments Prairie Wolfe - Sep 26, 00 2:16am (PST)
Intel is on schedule to ship the Pentium 4 on Halloween, the 31st of October. Code-named Willamette, the Pentium 4 will initially debut at speeds of 1.4GHz and 1.5GHz. Features will include a 400 MHz bus and dual-channel Rambus direct RAM. Already, ...
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