P508 CEEFAX 2 508 Mon 09 Oct 12:52/01           / /*//*%*% +  NEWS GAMING SHORTS Sony's re-designed PlayStation — the PSone — has created quite a stir since its launch last Friday. More than 8,000 were snapped up during its first few days on sale. The American arm of Nintendo has released details of its Pokemon franchise, with over 600,000 orders taken for its Pokemon Gold and Silver titles on the Game Boy. If you want to make your PC super fast, watch out for the next Intel Pentium chip. Due out on Nov 20, it is the most powerful PC processor yet. REVIEWS 507 NEWS 508 CHARTS 509 1/9 Games CBBC Text Newsround Music
P508 CEEFAX 2 508 Mon 09 Oct 12:43/00           NEWS PLAYSTATION 2 LEADERS Two of the gamds industry's leading firms are set to take the top honours on the PlayStation 2 this year. Eidos Interactive's first game for the format is Timesplitters, which has been developed by Free Radical Design. Set for a November 24th launch, it is already bean hailed as a Doom-beater and a killer title for the PSX2. And EA are fighting back with their first FIFA game for the format — which also arrives on the PSX2 launch day. REVIEWS 507 NEWS 508 CHARTS 509 0/9 Games CBBC ext Newsround Mqsic
P508 CEEFAX 2 508 Mon 09 Oct 12:54/01            NEWS ACTIVISION POWERS UP Super games firm Activision is singing all the way to the bank thanks to the amazing success it has now enjoying. It h—s been dominating the All Formats Chart of late, with no fewer than seven of its games featured in the top 40. And out of the top five PlaxStation gales, three of them are from Activision. And they recently held the top spot with Spiderman. The firm has now struck gold again with Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 2. SHOWBIZ 502 CBBC 500 SHOWS 520 3/9 Games CBBC Text Newsround Music
P508 CEEFAX 2 508 Mon 09 Oct 12:51/01           NEWS DINOSAUR ROARS ON PLAYSTA HON Ubi Soft let loose Disney Interactive's Dinosaur adventure game from October 6 — a week before the wilm The firm hopes that Disney fans will want a preview of the action — and is expecting sales to rocket once the movie hits the big screen. The PlayStation and Gameboy versions will combine role-playing and action elements to recreate the film's plot. PlayStation 2 and Dreamcast versions hit the shelves just before Christmas. SHOWBIZ 502 CBBC 500 SHOWS 520 4/9 Games CBBC Text Newsround Music
P508 CEEFAX 2 508 Mon 09 Oct 12:55/15           Q-ZONE YOUR GAMES QUESTIONS ANSWERED Q: I bought the brilliant TOCA World Touring Cars on PlayStation but would love some cheats for it. J—mes Morris A: There are some unofficial cheats, which should help. Just go to the password screen to activate any one: Password Effect 'fflipped Mirrored Tracks Twinpeaks 2x Height Ethanol Speed boost Glycerine Nitro boost SHOWBIZ 502 CBBC 500 SHOWS 520 REVIEWS 507 NEWS 508 CHARTS 509 5/9 Games CBBC Text Newsround Music
P508 CEEFAX 2 508 Mon 09 Oct 12:51/15           Q-ZONE YOUR GAMES QUESTIONS ANS'ERED Q: I read your story about a Gameboy product that allows users to send and receive emailn Is there anything like that for PlayStation? Andrew Hurst A: Yes, the product is to be released for both Gameboy and PlayStation. It will retail at £24.99 and is called the World Port. It will also come with an on-screen keyboard to type out emails. Cheats can be downloaded from the site and stored on a PSX memory caxd. More info from Datel on (01785) 810800 or on their web site: www.codejunkies.com REVIEWS 507 NEWS 508 CHARTS 509 w/9 Games CBBC Text Newsround Music
P508 CEEFAX 2 508 Mon 09 Oct 12:59/03            Q-ZONE YOUR GAMES QUESTIONS AnSWERED Q: I think Metal Gear Solid 2 looks set to be one of the best action games ever made. 'jll it appear on both PlayStation 2 and X-Box? Rodger Davies A: Konami's best-selling series Metal Gear Solid will definitely be appearing on X-Box, but not as Metal Gear Solid 2 as that is a PlayStation 2 exclusive. Rather, Konami ys said to be developing a completely new version of the game for Microsoft's console when it's launched next year. And early reports suggest it's going to be mind-blowing. REVIEWS 507 NEWS 508 CHARTS 509 7/9 Games CBBC Text Newsround Music
P508 CEEFAX 2 508 Mon 09 Oct 12:02/10        O  / / /*//*%*% +  Q-ZONE YOUR GAMES QUESTIONS ANSWERED Q: H've heard there are some fantastic racing games on the way for Dreamcast, in particular, Metropolis Street Racer Any more details? Peter Vasey A: frrari 355 Challenge will be released on Dreamcast on October 27. Published by Acclaim, it will feature six courses and three modes of play. But the one everyone is talking about is Metropolis Street Racer, set for October 20. 'jth stunning graphics and finely tuned gameplay, it looks like being the biggest Dreamcast game yet! REVIEWS 507 NEWS 508 CHARTS 509 8 9 Games CBBC Text Newsround Music
P508 CEEFAX 2 508 Mon 09 Oct 12:42/00         $/ *%//  * +  Q-ZONE WE WANT YOUR GAMING UESTIONS The ZONEYOUR and we want to hear from xou! Send all your gaming questions to games guru David Gibbon at the GameStation: Write to GameStation@Ceefax, Rm 4220 TV Centre, London W12 7RJ. E-mail gamezine.ceefax@bbc.co.uk Or fax 0181-225 6737. STAND BY FOR NEWS AND Q-ZONE >>> REVIEWS 507 NEWS 508 CHARTS 509 9/9 Games CBBC Text Newsround Music