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September 29, 2008 by Kaloonzu
It would seem that with the Vice Presidential debates on the horizon, the Republicans are realizing that McCain lying through his teeth and picking a VP candidate who knows nothing about anything relevant to this election, they are trying to get a safety net: they are requesting a highly structured debate, with Biden and Palin getting the questions well before Thursday, and giving anyone who isn't experienced enough *COUGH* Palin *COUGH* time to figure out how to answer each of the questions tha...
July 5, 2008 by Kaloonzu
The GeForce 7600 appears to be the final AGP capable card produced by the GPU giant, nVidia. After an extensive search of the company's website and a thorough combing of reputable retailers, no model of card past the powerful, but aging, 7600 could be found with an AGP interface. For those of us still running on computers built before 2004, this spells trouble. Anyone seeking to upgrade to anything higher than a mid-range card is in for a bigger bill than originally expected. While ATI Radeon ma...
July 4, 2008 by Kaloonzu
Yep, thats right folks! One of the best FPS franchises is coming out with their fifth installment. This one looks like it will explore the dramatic Pacific Front of World War II, something no game in the series, including expansion packs, has done. Needless to say, this game looks good, judging by the trailer, and on the premise alone. Hopefully, we can expect another console favorite from our friends at Activision.
June 27, 2008 by Kaloonzu
The FreeSpace Source Code Project continues to update and debug their FS2 Open application. New updates include minor bug fixes, combat table changes, AI balancing, and typo corrections in-game. For those who don't know, FreeSpace2 was originally released in 1999, and received dozens of major gaming awards, despite not selling well. In 2004, the source code was released to the public, allowing for major modding and campaign creation with updated tech. Some of the major updates have included much...
June 27, 2008 by Kaloonzu
Star Wars Galaxies, the prime rival to World of Warcraft and mind-child of LucasArts and Sony Online Entertainment, is celebrating its fifth year of gameplay. The popular MMO, based on (you guessed it) the Star Wars's universe, has reached a major milestone. Along with its popular sister games, EverQuest, EverQuest II, and The Matrix Online, SWG on its own has over 100,000 subscribers (estimate, don't sue me). The In-Game community is celebrating Empire Day (the IG name for the anniversary) with...