From Our Inbox
7/20/2006 1:20:00 PM
Free Games & Beta Testing
Previews, Reviews, and Interviews
- Is $14.95/month killing your checkbook? Then download Myth War Online, a free MMO with over 75,000 registered users.
- Modern warfare shooter WarRock's beta client is waiting for orders, sir!
- Reviewers are praising Prey's clever portal gameplay. But check out Narbacular Drop, a free environmental puzzle game that was doing it back in 2005.
- 2-D enthusiasts will want to read this review of the adorable-looking Gunbound Revolution.
- Set in the original RPG world of Alendere, here are 10 new screenshots for Dawnspire: Prelude.
- As Snoop used to say, "Just chill 'til the next episode." Well, the next episode is coming. Half Life 2: Episode 2 portal trailer.
- Zombie lovers stand up! Here's a Dead Rising trailer.
- Rome wasn't built in a day, but you can sure give it a shot. Caesar IV has another trailer out.
- And, riding the Comic-Con publicity wave, here's the Marvel: Ultimate Alliance trailer for HD and Windows Media.
- NHL 2K7 has a trailer out for their animations & pro controller.
- Here's an interview with RAN Online's Lead Designer, P. B. Kim, at MMORPG.com.
- Then seize the screenshots and background story dev diary for Carpe Diem while you're over there.
- They also have an interview with a couple EverQuest reps about the new Progression Server.
- And an editorial about the expectations of small developer teams for MMOs.
- Apolyton posted part 2 of 3 for their shaky-cam preview of Civilization IV: Warlords expansion. This segment covers the Qin dynasty in China.
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Demos & Mods
- The Corsair 2GB PC2-6400 C3 DDR2 memory line is up for review, aimed at overclockers and gamers.
- Both soon to be price-slashed to $300, here is the AMD 5000+ vs. Intel E6600 review.
- Universal Combat Special Edition, for sci-fi buffs, has a demo and a patch for its demo.
- The Yankees are comin'! Build your own scenarios with the Take Command: 2nd Manassas mod tools, in English.