PC Archive Page 537

6 November 2000

The Views

Our regular round-up of game reviews and previews from around the web

5 November 2000

Green and pleasant LAN

All the latest on the big i6 and not-so-big RoWeb LAN parties

FeatureColin McRae Rally 2.0

Preview - a fan of Rally motorsport? This is what you've been waiting for

No-One confirming movie rumours

But then nobody is denying that Fox are planning to turn "No-One Lives Forever" into a movie either...

Castro does The Sims

Franz Felsl talks about the citizens of "Tropico", the setting of PopTop's eponymous Caribbean dictator sim

Dreamcast on a card?

Reports suggest that Sega will be releasing a Dreamcast-on-a-card for PC owners

Mod News

Give your favourite games extra shelf-life by downloading some free add-ons

Eye Candy

Give your eyes a treat with the latest screenshots and movies from around the web

The Tech

The latest hardware news from around the web, featuring more silicon than the entire cast of Baywatch

The Views

Get the inside track with the latest game reviews and previews from around the web

4 November 2000

Rune

Review - we take a look at the third person Viking action-adventure from Human Head

Latest Virgin release dates

All change for Virgin as "Gunlok" loses target, "Screamer 4x4" slides off track, "Giants" stomps away into the distance, and "Pizza Connection 2" goes cold...

Something for the weekend?

If your computer isn't under several feet of water this weekend, you might want to download one of these demos to keep your mind off the rain...

Pikachu - I sue you!

Uri Geller takes Nintendo to court over the Yun Geller character in the company's "Pokemon" games

The Views

Our regular round-up of game reviews and previews from around the web

Two by two

3dfx explain the advantages of multi-chip graphics cards, such as their Voodoo 5 series

Eye Candy

EuroGamer raids the eye candy store to bring you the latest game screenshots and movies from around the web

The Tech

Grab a fistful of silicon, with the latest hardware reviews from around the web

3 November 2000

Latest Eidos release dates

Lara makes a date with UK gamers, another Resident Evil stirs, and Project IGI isn't going in just yet

Latest 3DO release dates

They say people don't believe in Heroes anymore. Given that almost every game on the 3DO release schedule with the word "hero" in the title has slipped, we're not surprised...

PC Releases

If you go down to the shops today, you're in for a big surprise .. unless we tell you what to expect to find there first

4X4 Evolution

New shots of 4x4 off-road racer

Halcyon Sun : Episodes 1 & 2

Review - episodic gaming takes to the stars, with a free downloadable space combat sim

AMD 760 chipset; good news for Frenchies

"Available now!" they said. "All over Europe!" they said. We rather think not

2 November 2000

The Tech

The latest hardware news from around the web, featuring more silicon than the entire cast of Baywatch

Eye Candy

Give your eyes a treat with the latest screenshots and movies from around the web

The Views

Get the inside track with the latest game reviews and previews from around the web

We Could Be Heroes

Mythic Entertainment talk about how they plan to put the heroism back into massively multiplayer role-playing games

Halcyon (+on+on)

Freeloader are set to launch their new downloadable episodic game "Halcyon Sun" tomorrow

ADSHell not as widespread as BT had thought

Despite claims from the company earlier this year that 75% of punters had received the wrong drivers for their USB modems, they hadn't

FeatureGiants

Preview - a look at some of the inhabitants of the new action-strategy game from MDK developers Planet Moon

1 November 2000

The Views

Our regular round-up of game reviews and previews from around the web

The Tech

Grab a fistful of silicon, with the latest hardware reviews from around the web

Eye Candy

EuroGamer raids the eye candy store to bring you the latest game screenshots and movies from around the web

Radio Free Europe

Luxembourg company brings cheap DSL internet connections to the UK .. using radio masts

SMP Athlons to take a little longer?

It seems that although the 760 chipset is nearly upon us, the 760MP is a little further than a stone's throw away..

Bye Bye Rambus!

A leaked Intel roadmap for 2001 illustrates how the company intends to phase out the perpetual thorn in its side

European OEM slates P4

All sorts of jokes about urinating from the tops of buildings

World War 3 breaks out in Berlin

The new Panzer General 3 patch not only fixes the original's bugs, but also adds some fun new "what if" scenarios

31 October 2000

Eye Candy

Give your eyes a treat with the latest screenshots and movies from around the web

The Tech

Grab a fistful of silicon, with the latest hardware reviews from around the web

The Views

Get the inside track with the latest game reviews and previews from around the web

Crimson Skies

Review - Zipper brings us a PC flight sim which is fun for mere mortals, and doesn't involve memorising hundreds of keys...

Z2 steels itself for a new title

After weeks of deliberations, the Bitmap Brothers have finally picked the new name for their real-time strategy sequel "Z2"...

Drink Me

Alice shrinks due to Quake 3 engine's limitations?

No-One goes to the movies?

Rumours emerge that Monolith's first person shooter "No-One Lives Forever" may become a movie

V-ger

Raven explain why their Star Trek first person shooter "Voyager : Elite Force" was somewhat shorter than expected

Carmack starting from scratch

id Software programmer confirms that the Doom 3 engine is being written from the ground-up

Vikings patched up

Rune gets its first patch, fixing some (but far from all) of the problems with Human Head's third person Viking action game

30 October 2000

The Views

Keep up to date with the latest game reviews from around the web

Eye Candy

EuroGamer raids the eye candy store to bring you the latest game screenshots and movies from around the web

The Tech

Grab a fistful of silicon, with the latest hardware reviews from around the web

Eidos picks up a pair of gongs

British publisher grabs two BAFTA awards for "Deus Ex" and "Sydney 2000"

3dfx want to take you to the movies

Get free cinema tickets with your 3D graphics card

FeatureADSL for gamers

Article - unravelling the confusion behind ADSL for gamers in the UK

AMD's 760 chipset

It hasn't been long since the last motherboard chipset release from VIA in the shape of the KT133, but now AMD have their own answer, and it's quite revolutionary to boot

No Escape from the web

Funcom launch the official website for their odd multiplayer action game "No Escape"

29 October 2000

The Views

Keep up to date with the latest game reviews from around the web

Eye Candy

Give your eyes a treat with the latest screenshots and movies from around the web

Mod News

Give your favourite games some extra shelf life by downloading some freebie add-ons

The Tech

Latest hardware views from around the web, featuring more silicon than the entire cast of Baywatch

Amateur night

Angel Munoz talks about the recently announced "Midtown Madness 2" tournament, which is being run by the CPL in association with Gateway computers

Digital Tome on episodic gaming

How do you turn an industry buzz-word into an enjoyable game?

Ballsnatchers send a Shockwave through Clusterball

Sign up for the world's first teamplay tournament for the online action-sports game

FeatureFarGate

Preview - a hands-on look at the stunning Homeworld-style space strategy game

28 October 2000

The Views

Keep up to date with the latest game reviews from around the web

Eye Candy

EuroGamer raids the eye candy store to bring you the latest game screenshots and movies from around the web

The Tech

Grab a fistful of silicon, with the latest hardware reviews from around the web

Intel cut prices .. again

Intel announce more price cuts for the as yet unreleased Pentium 4, as well as the barely available Pentium 3

Something for the weekend?

Slim pickings for gamers this week, but we have highlights of the demo releases of the last seven days

Dark Fortresses

Unreal co-developers Digital Extremes talk about their new massively multiplayer game, Dark Sector

27 October 2000

Eye Candy

Give your eyes a treat with the latest screenshots and movies from around the web

The Tech

Latest hardware views from around the web, featuring more silicon than the entire cast of Baywatch

The Views

Keep up to date with the latest game reviews from around the web

Who Wants To Be A Millionaire

Review - is that your final review? Are you absolutely sure? Final review?

Virgin hopping mad

British computer games publisher offers £2,000 reward for the capture of a kangaroo allegedly on the loose in Lewisham, south east London. No, really.

PC Releases

A double dose of fun for strategy gamers in the UK, as well as the latest installment in the Championship Manager series for soccer fans

3dfx switch on in Europe

3dfx's "VoodooTV FM" digital television and radio tuner is expected to ship across Europe in the first week of November

Microsoft leaves Window open

Microsoft's own internal network has been infiltrated by hackers, who may have gained access to the Windows source code

Console Commando

"We shall fight on the PC. We shall fight on the Dreamcast and the PlayStation 2. We shall never surrender!"

Freeserve Unlimited, except not

Unless you "actively" use the Internet, yer off. But where does the activity stop and the abuse begin

26 October 2000

Eye Candy

EuroGamer raids the eye candy store to bring you the latest game screenshots and movies from around the web

The Tech

Grab a fistful of silicon, with the latest hardware reviews from around the web

Nival Interactive rage on

Rage of Mages developers talk about their new 3D role-playing strategy game, "Evil Island : Curse Of The Lost Soul"

More Colin McRae Rally 2.0 screenshots

The final batch of shots is ready, demonstrating some of the more varied locations to be found in the sequel

Wham Blam!!! thank you m'am

GamePlay's hyperactive new computer games TV show is set to launch on Sky One next month

25 October 2000

The Tech

Latest hardware views from around the web, featuring more silicon than the entire cast of Baywatch

The Views

Keep up to date with the latest game reviews from around the web

Eye Candy

Give your eyes a treat with the latest screenshots and movies from around the web

EuroGamer goes Call To Power II crazy

New release date, new screenshots, and a new preview for Activision's Civilization spin-off...

FeatureCall To Power II

Preview - a hands-on look at the forthcoming sequel to turn-based strategy game "Civilization : Call To Power"

Dreaming of Bad Milk

Bizarre new puzzle game emerges from New York developers Dreaming Media

CPL Europe - take three

The all-new CPL Europe organisers have announced details of their first event, taking place in their native Germany

24 October 2000

Eye Candy

EuroGamer raids the eye candy store to bring you the latest game screenshots and movies from around the web

The Views

Keep up to date with the latest game reviews from around the web

The Tech

Grab a fistful of silicon, with the latest hardware reviews from around the web

Win a Beetle!

Flipside is giving away three VW Beetles to lucky punters here in Europe

Women and terrorists take over Babbages-CPL

CPL open sign-ups for Counter-Strike and all-female Quake 3 tournaments at their December event in Dallas