OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA (11/18/2003) - Nintendo Co. Ltd. has claimed that its GameCube console has 25 percent of the market share in Europe, putting the console ahead of the Xbox in the region.
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OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA (11/13/2003) - Games retailer Lik-Sang has revealed details of Nintendo Co. Ltd.'s iQue, which is scheduled for a China-only release. The iQue is essentially an N64 contained in a controller, and is made in a process similar to the one used by Sony Corp. to create their integrated PS2 chip for the PSX.
OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA (11/10/2003) - Acclaim Entertainment Inc. and inXile Entertainment announced this week a European publishing agreement for inXile's The Bard's Tale. Acclaim will publish inXile's RPG (role-playing game) on multiple console platforms and the PC.
OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA (11/10/2003) - Ubi Soft Entertainment SA has announced that Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon: Jungle Storm for Sony Corp.'s PlayStation 2 will be delayed until the first quarter of 2004. The stealth action game had originally been scheduled for a holiday season release.
OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA (11/10/2003) - Nam Tai Electronics Inc. announced Monday that it has increased the production capacity of the EyeToy Camera for Sony Corp.'s PlayStation 2 (PS2). In response to growing demand, the company has increased its production capacity of EyeToy by 14 times, changing its output from 50,000 units a month to 750,000 units.
OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA (11/03/2003) - The EyeToy: Play, a set of strangely entertaining mini-games for the PlayStation 2's EyeToy webcam, has sold over a million units in Europe.