Legally no less. Atari is offering the full version of Temple of Elemental Evil over Kazaa which includes six hours of play. If you decide to keep it you can pay $50 bucks to unlock the sucker. This is a great way to get the game for those of you outside of North America with fast connections or too lazy to hit the store.

Worms 3D Demo

Well, you've been waiting for it. I've been waiting for it. A Worms 3D demo. Infogrames Germany apparently had a headstart on this one, so right now it's only available in German. We'll update once the English demo arrives. A hotseat session is said to be featured. Playtime and the weapon arsenal are limited though. Grab ze German demo (57 MB) here.
Join the army, meet interesting people, kill them.In the first of what we hope to be many Alien13z has sent in a review of the Battlefield 1942: Secret Weapons of WWII expansion. Is it worth the $29.99 asking price? Alien13z has got you covered with the Good, Bad and the Ugly of EA's latest.
According to this article, over 70% of teenage boys have played Grand Theft Auto 3. The article also states that the likelyhood of that boy being in a fight is twice that of a boy who hasn't played GTA3. What's amazing is that the article doesn't conclude that GTA3 is the devil and says the data can't prove any correlation between the two.

Breed Delayed

... once again. CDV posted an update on the development status of Brat Designs' Breed. The release of the FPS was delayed again due to final optimization of the multiplayer mode. The game is now expected to ship some time in November. A new singleplayer as well as a multiplayer demo are expected to show up as well.Breed happens to be a prime example of bad time and resource management.

Riftrunner Q&A

I noticed over at RPGDot that there's an RPGRadar interview with Swen Vincke of the Larian Studios as he talks about Riftrunner. As previously mentioned already, the game is not the direct sequel to their little RPG gem Divine Divinity, but he explains how it actually fits in the setting.What Riftrunner does is fill in the gap between Divinity 1 and Divinity 2.
So ever since I started reading gaming forums regularly, Baldur's Gate 2 has been one of those games against which all other similar games are judged. It constantly shows up in gamers' top 5 lists and every review I've read about it has been absolutely glowing. So well over a year ago I began to keep an eye on it in the stores.
As noted at several places already, Stardock is going to release the free add-on to their Galactic Civilizations today. A nice move, isn't it? GalCiv was one of the titles I skipped due to time constraints when it came out.
Â"You wanna go somewhere?Â" After four and a half years with my gamer, I have learned to recognize what this means. It means that we are taking a trip to EB. For some reason that I donÂ't fully understand, but has to do with establishing dominance among his fellow gamers, Certis likes me to Go With when he goes game shopping.

Sept 15th - 21st

Am I the only one really looking forward to The Temple of Elemental Evil this week? The video on Fileplanet shows a good nine minutes of gameplay with commentary done by a few guys working on the game and it really got my motor running. Aside from that we have quite a few solid titles coming out this week, I'm sure some of them will tickle your fancy.