CL – a game, prefixed to the bone marrow. There she was born, there she will gather the bulk of fans, there she even looks and plays better – in connection with which we offer our interested people a read in the section of our site devoted to games for Playstation-2 (there it will appear in the coming days). Here we will confine ourselves to a small review of its essence. Because, for the picky taste of a PC gamer, a thing can be felt as very, very ambiguous – although this is one of the few products that allow using the “PC only one” to touch the world of console action, as it is, and not some, but original Japanese, because the developer is the legendary Capcom. Continue reading
Which MMORPG fans did not dream of a perfect online role-playing game, where everything would be done well and right? It is good that sometimes there are daredevils who are not limited to only dreams.
Gavan Woolery, the author of the Genesis project, conceived something truly extraordinary: a massively multiplayer online role-playing game where a considerable part of the content would be created by the players themselves, and the word “role-playing” would be returned to its original meaning.
Genesis is currently in an early stage of development, but something of interest has already been done. Firstly, these are the outline of game mechanics, and secondly, a significant part of the graphics engine.
The setting is not original here: the traditional fantasy Middle Ages. Continue reading
Western observers in whose hands the Xbox version of the third V-Rally has fallen are generally enthusiastic about it and find it indecent to put the game on a par with such rally masterpieces as the latest Colin McRae Rally and Rallisport Challenge (although they do not deny certain problems that are still present in VR3). We would like to approach this issue somewhat more carefully.
We take this opportunity to remind our readers of rally racing in general and of these two outstanding masterpieces in particular. Projections of such a phenomenon as a rally into the space of virtual entertainment will always exist – because this race includes, probably, almost all other subspecies of the races (except for horse racing and flying car competitions :)). Rally involves training in the “driver” communication skills with the car in the most diverse, most extreme combinations of Continue reading