Motor City Online Shut Down

It's a sad day for all of us my friends, Motor City Online will be officially shut down August 29th, 2003 according to an email I just received from EA.

Legacy of Ykesha Available for Download

For those of you still unable to tear yourselves away from the land of Norrath, you probably are already aware of this little tidbit, but Everquest has made its most recent expansion The Legacy of Ykesha available for purchase and download online.  For only $21.99 you too can skip the middle man and funnel greater profits to Sony Online!  Alright, perhaps that's a bit cynical, after all I

MOO 3 Survival Guide

So despite some negative reviews (the latest from Games Domain, 2.5/5) you insist on running out tomorrow and snapping up Master of Orion 3 post haste. Since we obviously can't dissuade you we'd might as well help you along. The Orion Sector's forums contain a post made by a beta tester which offers a tutorial for starting your first game.

Freelacer Demo Available

Those of you who have a natural aversion to Fileplanet or any site that makes you wait can now grab the 150 meg Freelancer demo straight from Microsoft.

Sway Speaks - War is Hell

Last night I went to bed planning to post a vitriolic rant about the frustrations I went through trying to install and play Battlefield 1942 last night. I was close to putting the thing up on ebay less than three hours after breaking the seal on the box. The forums at Planet Battlefield weren't very encouraging either.

DVDs - Buying vs. Renting

Driving into work this morning, I heard a story on NPR's Morning Edition about DVD rentals. Apparently, people are deciding to buy rather than rent their movies. This is a marked change from the times when video cassettes roamed the Earth. The reporter cited the durability and the smaller size of DVDs making storage convenient. These almost seem to be the least compelling arguments.

MOO 3 Reviews

To provide a counter-point to the gushing Moo 3 reviews we have a couple less than perfect looks at the hotly anticipated title. Both Tom Chick (at QT3) and Avault have chimed in with their thoughts and it looks like this may not be the game many were hoping for.Read on for details.

The Week Ahead

With the release of MOO3 and some other big titles this week it's plainly obvious that we are about to hit the second biggest month for releases, March. On the PS2 we have the long awaited Xenosaga while the Xbox clocks in with Kung-Fu Chaos. What about the GC you ask? Baseball my friends, you get baseball.Read on for the game and DVD releases this week!

Warcraft III: The Frozen Throne Beta Closed

This is one of those news items that is pretty much entirely covered in the headline. Anything I write here will be redundant. But, for those of you who read the site from bottom to top, I'll give you the news here so you don't even have to bother with the headline.

Buffy's Last Season