Archive for Kenneth Henry

  • New Entries make biggest chart impact once more

    By 3 November 2003

    Fifa 2004 was released last week (ending 25th October 2003) and the combined versions sent the title went straight to number one in the All formats chart, with its best showing on Playstation 2 (no.1 again). It only relegated Pro Evolution Soccer (PES)...

  • Unreal Tournament 2003 gets new Bonus Pack- from the fans

    By 3 November 2003

    There were two bonus map sets from Epic and Digital Extremes and then the Ownage Compilation of maps handpicked by the lead designer Cliff Bleszinski. Now the map making community have released another pack of dangerously well polished maps and with Epic...

  • Tiger Hits a hole-in-one, Sims nearly swept aside

    By 3 November 2003

    Underestimating a core fanbase and TV advertising- and sponsorship- means playing into the hands of Electronic Arts. After just a fortnight Mr Woods' latest incarnation is top of the all format charts (week ending 4th October 2003). Another easy million...

  • Stargate SG-1 TV Series gets FPS, fan mod canned

    By 3 November 2003

    It's always dangerous making a mod based on existing copyright such as Star Wars, Trek or Harry Potter as the makers of the Stargate Mod for Unreal Tournament 2003 found out. This was the message from moddb.com; “This mod will get shut down. Sorry....

  • Starsky & Hutch to Ride Again

    By 3 November 2003

    The retro dollar is not to be sniffed at. The Thirtysomething generation wanting a passable driving game for their kids, or who wanted to relive this venerable TV show, bought the game in sufficient numbers (unrev This time you'll be able to get out of...

  • Latest Game Chart News

    By 3 November 2003

    t's a moment many have waited for, but finally EA's love it or hate it management game The Sims was at number ten in its anniversary week in the ELSPA charts in the final week of September. While it's newsworthy it's to be expected when The Sims 2 is...

  • Sober virus keeps Norton selling, PC budget chart freezes for the winter

    By 2 November 2003

    The Sober Virus attacks any platform and is the newest thread to Windows. This time Windows 95 and 98 users do not escape as they did with the globally famous Blaster worm. All retail virus clients will have updated by now and free clients such as Antivir...

  • Office 2003 ETA counting down

    By 2 November 2003

    One month and counting until a regular milestone event in the software industry calendar: The unveiling of the newest version of Microsoft Office. Whether it has this year's or next year's name as a suffix, when it's fully revealed we'll bring you the...

  • Macromedia Refreshes Range

    By 2 November 2003

    In a month's time it will be Microsoft Office's turn but this month it's Web kings Macromedia, launching new versions of their core applications, all subtitled MX 2004. In fact the all-conquering king, Flash, has now split into two different versions,...

  • The Sims virus regains hold on PC "games" charts

    By 2 November 2003

    Now that the double virus panic has died down, running hand in hand with the arrest of the Blaster Worm creator in the States, The Sims are back at the top of the charts, but Mcaffee's targeting of Symantec on price has sent Virus Scan 7.0 to the middle...


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