Daily Archives: October 24, 2003

Half-Life 2 Release Date?

Reuters reports that Half-Life 2 will be released… well… no one really knows.
Amazon.com Inc. shows the game being released Dec. 1, while EBGames.com says the game will ship on Nov. 27. Wal-Mart Stores Inc.’s Walmart.com says for people who pre-order [...]

Max Payne 2 Mod Tools

As promised, the Max Payne 2 mod tools are now available. The 22mb package includes everything you need to create custom levels and mods for the game.

BF1942 Community Update

The official Battlefield 1942 website has been updated with a new community message, mentioning that the 1.5 patch won’t be out this week. According to EA, the reason for the delay “is that we want to make sure that it [...]

Xbox Revenues Rise 20%

Microsoft officials have posted slightly better than expected figures for the company’s first quarter results. Unusually sales were boosted from outside of the company’s core business, in particular servers and MSN.
For the period ended September 30 sales rose 6% from [...]

Man-Thing Poster and Release Date

Artisan Entertainment will bring Man-Thing, a collaboration between Marvel Studios and Fierce Entertainment, based on the popular Marvel Comics’ character, to theatres
nationwide on August 27, 2004. The announcement made by Marvel Studios CEO Avi Arad, Artisan Pictures’ President of [...]

Lathan, Bova join “Alien vs. Predator”

Variety reports that Sanaa Lathan (“Out of Time”) and Raoul Bova (“Under the Tuscan Sun”) have been cast in Paul W.S. Anderson’s “Alien vs. Predator” for 20th Century Fox. They join Lance Henriksen, who has already been cast in the [...]

LCD TV’s for all!

Unfortunately, this won’t exactly be true tomorrow, but Reuters is reporting that LCD production is expected to double next year with new fab sites in Korea and Taiwan to meet with the demand I mentioned last week. As in all [...]

Microsoft Revises Bug Alerts

Can you say “Oops!” in Czech? Staff members at Microsoft headquarters may be asking themselves that question this week after two software patches the company released last week caused problems with foreign language versions of Windows and Exchange.