Crysis DX9 and DX10 Single Player Demo Released

Crysis PC GameAs expected, the pre-order demo has leaked itself to the download site circuit a little early. This 1.7 gig file includes not only a taste of the single player, but the Sandbox level editor as well. Geforce jockies will need this beta driver installed to play. Grab a copy of the demo from:

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BF2 Coop And Singleplayer Mod AIX Featured On eGames

BF2 Coop And Singleplayer Mod AIX Featured On eGames

BF2 Coop And Singleplayer Mod AIX Featured On eGames

Who’s nerved by teammates not following orders, online players thinking vehicle whoring counts most and/or who’s internet connection isn’t the fastest one: AIX (Allied Intent Xtended) is the solution for frustrated Battlefield 2 players. The editors of eGames, a German online games magazine, published a nice review including an interview with the developers of AIX, Caliber_k, Clivewil, DasRoach, FFOLKES, Kysterama and Velocity. Read more about the fantastic Coop and Singleplayer mod HERE. The English original interview you’ll find HERE.

Soldiers! I have got an AIX Coop Server running at IP, Port: 16567 and your are very welcome to fight against 32 fierce Enemy Bots. The dedicated Server is a dual-core linux box and AIX runs with max. 63 bots. So join the battle and have fun – i hope to meet you in Coop soon 😀 !
BlackCats AIX Server

Zero Punctuation: Halo 3

This week, by popular demand, Yahtzee throws down on the most important media property of the year, Halo 3.

Yahtzee is a British-born, currently Australian-based writer and gamer with a sweet hat and a chip on his shoulder. When he isn’t talking very fast into a headset mic he also designs freeware adventure games and does the occasional feature for Australia’s Hyper Magazine. His personal site is

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Call of Duty 4 and Timeshift PC-Demos Today – AIX Mod For BF2 Tomorrow

Call of Duty 4 and Timeshift PC-Demos Today – AIX Mod For BF2 Tomorrow

(BC) 11.10.2007 – Woot! The Weekend seems to get really ‚fully loaded‘ with a lot of PC Games fun. First don’t miss the two PC Demos of Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare and Timeshift today. Then tomorrow the next ‚Big Bang‘ of the AIX Crew, which present their long awaited Allied Intent Xtended Mod (AIX) masterpiece for Battlefield 2.

Modern Warfare

The Gamer community will have for sure a very close look at Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare being said to be one of the closest competitors of upcoming Crysis from Crytek when it comes to sales figures. Though one might not want to compare Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare directly with Crysis in matters of gameplay, Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare has won the ‚Best Action Game‘ award and Crytek’s next generation shooter got the title ‚Best PC Game‘ at this years Game Critics Awards: Best of E3 2007. Let us see what both have to offer …

The CoD4 Specs:

Minimum System Requirements:
– Intel Pentium 4 / 2,4 GHz, AMD Athlon 64 2800+ or 1,8 GHz Dual Core Processor
– 512 MB RAM (XP) / 768 MB RAM (Vista)
– GPU: NVidia 6600 or ATI Radeon 9800Pro
– 8 GB Hard Drive

Recommended System Requirements:
– 2,4 GHz Dual Core or better
– 1 GB RAM (XP) / 2 GB RAM (Vista)
– GPU: Nvidia Geforce 7800, ATI Radeon X1800 or better (supporting Shader Model 3)
– 8 GB Hard Drive


Publisher Vivendi confirms the launch of the Singleplayer PC Demo of their new ego shooter Timeshift. More infos on

And for all fanatic BF2 single players and Coop fans: The Devs of AIX are releasing tomorrow their long awaited goodie Allied Intent Xtended. Watch their website forDownload links. I would like to say a very big ‚Thank You Guys‘ to the Devs and all the testers for the awesome time we all had during the Beta testing. I will miss that …

Allied Intent Xtended

Nvidia Launching New Hardware to Coincide with Crysis Release

It’s no longer a rumor. Nvidia’s senior vice president Dan Vivoli has confirmed that the GPU designer will be shipping new hardware in November, just in time for the release of Crysis. Nvidia’s senior vice president Dan Vivoli let slip that Nvidia intended to “launch new hardware to coincide with Crysis’ launch.” Vivoli didn’t elaborate, but the rumor mill has been predicting that Nvidia would ship a new top-end GPU right before the holiday shopping season, just as they did with the GeForce 8800 last year.

Nvidia has been working closely with Crytek throughout the life of this project, according to Vivoli, who told the press that Crysis is “the most advanced game ever developed.” Comparing Crysis to Dinosaur Island, the tech demo that Crytek eventually turned into Far Cry, Vivoli claimed that the new game performs “3,000 operations per pixel, compared to 30 operations per pixel in Dinosaur Island.” He said Crytek had created “85,000 shaders for the game, about the same shader complexity as today’s animated films.”

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Call of Duty 4 Demo for PC to come on October 11 at 9AM PST

Call of Duty 4 Demo for PC to come on October 11 at 9AM PST

Call of Duty 4 Demo to come on October 11 at 9AM PST

(JM) 06.10.2007 – Watch out! Finally we have a confirmed date to snag the PC demo of long awaited Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare. So fasten your seat belts for the fourth part of the shooter series on October 11, 9AM PST (that’s 19:00 GMT+1, Europe) to grab from Yahoo! Games. Other download locations for the PC demo of Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare should be available soon after. The announcement on Yahoo! Games was confirmed on infinityward forum by Community Relations Manager ‚fourzerotwo‘. This PC Version is the Singleplayer Demo, the Multiplayer Demo is available on 09.11.2007. Soldiers! Stay tuned!