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XBOX Launch UK Sales Figures

Current estimates put launch sales of the XBox in the UK (IE the first three days) at 48,000 units, a far cry from the anticipated 80,000 units. Sony’s PS2 sold 70,000 in the UK the first two days of sale.

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New GameCube PSO Tidbits

Information received by TSSZ says that the GameCube version will feature an exclusive new beach level, including newsmonsters for that level. We still don’t have a release date or information on whether the GCN online network will be compatible with

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@Issue Poll Results: 3/18/2002

Do you think that the sale of MOD chips hurts video game console companies financially? 17 24%  Yes  52 76%  No  Total Votes: 69

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Final Fantasy XI Online Fees Unveiled

According to XenGamers, you’ll need some dough in Japan to create players in the PS2’s Final Fantasy XI: Square released new details today regarding the pricing structure for their online network PlayOnline, and more aptly, Final Fantasy XI. Specifically, players

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Nintendo, Square Stocks Soar on Dev News

From XenGamers: Following today’s announcement regarding Square’s plans to develop software for Nintendo’s platforms, shares in both companies soared. Specifically, Nintendo’s shares were up more than 5 percent at 20,750 yen, and Square rose a staggering 15.4 percent to 2,270 yen

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XBOX Back on Sale in Japan

After having a couple retailers pull XBox off shelves after a considerable number of consumer complaints, they are back on all store shelves in the country. Microsoft has agreed to unconditionally replace damage software and hardware, leading to the console’s

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Mario Tennis, Mario Golf Announced for GameCube

On Friday, Camelot announced that it is developing Mario Tennis and Mario Golf for the Nintendo GameCube in Japan. The company previously worked on Mario Tennis and Mario Golf for the both the Nintendo 64 and the Game Boy. Unfortunately,

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Dead or Alive 3 Booster Disc Revealed

From IGN: IGN’s Xbox Fighting Game of 2001 will be getting a bit of a facelift thanks to Tecmo’s decision to release a “Booster Disc” for North American Xbox owners who already own Dead or Alive 3. The disc will

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Playstation 2 Network Details

From GameSpot: Today Sony Computer Entertainment America held a teleconference to discuss its network plans for the PlayStation 2. While most questions went unanswered by Sony executives, a few details that were not included in the press release issued earlier

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XBOX Pulled Off Shelves in Japan

From XenGamers, word that Japanese retailers Laox and Sakuraya have suspended sales of the XBox in their stores after Microsoft announces a recall of some XBox produces due to some of the systems scratching game discs. This affects about 150

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