CollectSpace is reporting that the original Luke Skywalker lightsabre prop will be launched with the space shuttle in October to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the films. The lightsabre will be transported to the launch center via a complicated system of parade, security, and men in latex suits.
Author - Jerry Paxton
CVG has a preview of Creative Assembly’s next game in the Total War series, Empire: Total War. This time it is set in the Napoleonic Era. Enhanced maritime warfare and artillery are going to be welcome additions to the series.
ea.com has announced that the demo for their highly-anticipated FPS Crysis will be released on September 25th. PC Gamers rejoice!
Knott’s Berry Farm has recently put up their Halloween Haunt 2007 website. There you can find date, ticket, and pricing info. Attraction and maze info coming soon.
I have very close ties with that park and love the Haunt every year. I highly recommend it for anyone 12 years of age or older.
Bsams has posted an article on BioShock addiction. I warn you…Some of the images on the page are very disturbing. SFW though so have fun!
Gamershell has the newly released Hired Guns demo, the game which use to be known as Jagged Alliance 3d. Hire, equip, and control mercenaries on daring missions in this non-linear strategy game.
I especially enjoyed Jagged Alliance and will be downloading this one tonight.
Gamers-Creed is reporting that the demo for Halo Wars will be up on XBOX Live in the next few days. This title is one that makes me giddy like school girl. An RTS set int he Halo universe, what could go wrong?
EvilAvatar has posted some impressions of Eye of Judgment for the PS3. The game attempts to bring card games (such as Magic The Gathering) into virtual reality using the next-gen Eye Toy for the PS3. A pretty innovative concept.
WorldInConflict has just released the official World in Conflict demo! Lots of mirrors to choose from as well so get to it – the motherland needs you to fight off the reds!
Cult of Rapture has released the amazing orchestral score of BioShock for free to download.
The score sets the mood of the game perfectly. Can’t wait to download this ASAP.