February 2006 Archives
Dungeons & Dragons Online: Stormreach, the massively multiplayer online game from Atari and Turbine, has shipped to stores.
Electronic Arts has shipped both the ordinary and collector's editions of The Lord of the Rings: The Battle for Middle-earth II to stores.
Codemasters has shipped its new massively multiplayer online game, RF Online . The game is licensed from South Korean publisher CCR and emphasizes organized player-vs-player battles over resources.
Sony Online Entertainment has shipped the latest expansion for its massively multiplayer online game, EverQuest II.
The Interactive Entertainment Merchants Association (IEMA) and the Video Software Dealers Association (VSDA) have hired Stuart Spencer as their mutual Federal Lobbyist.
Sony Online Entertainment has shipped the eleventh expansion for the long-running massively multiplayer online game, EverQuest.
Kelly Sumner, the former Chief Executive Officer of Take-Two Interactive, has joined RedOctane as CEO.
Publisher RedOctane announced that its hit rhythm game Guitar Hero will be released in the UK in April and will be coming to the rest of Europe soon afterwards. The game includes a large, plastic guitar peripheral for your thrashing pleasure.
Majesco has shipped MechAssault: Phantom War for the DS to stores in North America. The game is a reimagining of the MechAssault franchise for the DS, allowing people to indulge in third-person futuristic combat.
Majesco has shipped Age of Empires: The Age of Kings for the DS. The game is based on the hit franchise of real-time strategy games for the PC, but is brought to DS owners as a turn-based strategy game.
NCsoft has reactivated certain inactive accounts for City of Heroes from now through Valentine's Day so heroes can experience the God Eros' visit to Paragon City.
NCsoft has launched the latest North American content update for Lineage II, called Chronicle 4: Scions of Destiny. This update increases the size of the world by a third, adding high-level hunting grounds and extra content for level-75 characters
Publisher Sunflowers announced that it has postponed the release of its real-time strategy game for the PC, ParaWorld, until at least August of this year. The official reason for the release date change is to provide sufficient time for quality-assurance testing.
Nintendo has shipped its game Chibi-Robo for the GameCube to stores in North America.
Developer Foundation 9 Entertainment announced that it is opening a new studio in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada. Foundation 9 hopes to employ approximately twenty developers in the studio by the end of the year.