Daily Archives: August 10, 2005

Creative swings to Q4 loss, eyes Q1 breakeven

SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Creative Technology Ltd., whose Nomad and Zen music players aim to compete with Apple’s iPod, swung to a wider-than-expected quarterly loss after price competition sapped margins, sending its shares down 5 percent. The [...]

Massive Inc. Advertising Takes Off

PlanetSide, a FPS-based MMO game published by Sony Entertainment of America (SOE) is now using advertising in-game. PlanetSide already charges a fee of $12.99 a month to play and now users are also treated to Fanta, Coca-Cola, and Deuce Bigalow [...]

Silent Hunter III

Fans of U-Boat warfare haven’t seen a decent effort put forward to quench their thirsts since Aces of the Deep, a game now older than some of the new generation of gamers who have matured enough to be able to [...]

City of Heroes Issue 5 Preview

Gamespy took a sneak peak at the forthcoming City of Heroes Issue 5 content update:
One of the most interesting elements of the new issue is the way that NCSoft is pretty much dedicating this particular update to magic. One of [...]

Pre-Ordering City of Villains

The City of Villains site has a splash page on their pre-ordering deals. As with City of Heroes, players can pre-order through EBGames, Game Stop, CompUSA, and Best Buy. But unlike with City of Heroes, instead of a prestige power, [...]

One Fan’s Opinion

Image Comics co-founder and Publisher Erik Larsen joins the CBR ranks today with the debut issue of his new, weekly column. What does he have in store for you today? Well, we’re not going to spoil it. [...]