Gaming Bullets

By Christian
July 11, 2000 - 12:10 AM

  • Raven Software's John Scott updated his .plan file with two notes on video cards supported by the 'Voyager: Elite Force' demo. Matrox G200s will apparently run, unlike what it says in the demo's readme, while five other video cards will give some problems.

  • And Kenn Hoekstra updated his .plan with a workaround to an install problem some people have been encountering. He also provides a few interesting notes on the voice acting in the demo.

  • 'Elite Force' is mentioned in the new edition of online cartoon Penny Arcade.

  • AP Business Writer Gary Gentile has written a long article on how today's games are beginning to take as much work as any Hollywood epic, using 'Voyager: Elite Force' as an example of a game for which much effort was spent on things like voice acting.

  • The demo is reviewed by Paul 'Rush' Younger at Gamerush, who says that Raven "could well be onto a winner" with the game.

  • Also new is this review at Riva 3D, who hail it as being the first game to break the Star Trek curse.

  • Finally, two German reviews are up at GamingMag.de and ComputerBase.de.

  • Getting a bit lost in the onslaught of new 'Elite Force' articles, there's a new interview with 'Starfleet Command II' designer Joshua Morris on the Gamer's Pulse.

  • Thanks go out to Blue's News and Jeff 'Koganuts' Koga for some of these items!

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