Nov
21st

Google Chrome OS

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Google Chrome OS is an open source operating system for people who spend most of their time on the web. It aims to provide users with a fast, simple and secure computing experience. Netbooks running Google Chrome OS will be available to consumers late next year (2010).

LINK

Bullshit or good stuff? I really dunno.. Could be interesting to get this with a 100 us dollars computer (but i am pretty sure that the google-pc will cost a bit more), to just surf the web or use office applications, BUT the fact that your files are stored online it ‘s a thing i can’t accept.

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Nov
20th

Assasin’s Creed Lineage (short movie)

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(italian version)

Assassin’s Creed: Lineage is the story of Ezio (Main Character in Assassin’s Creed 2) and his father – Giovanni Auditore da Firenze. Is Giovanni an assassin ? How did he die and Why does Ezio become an assassin ? All answers will be explained…

Here are the other versions:
(English, german, spanish, french)

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Nov
20th

Castle of Heroes (Browser)

Castle of Heroes is a browser-based strategy RPG developed by Snail Game, will be released in December 2009. Inspired by successful games such as Heroes of Might & Magic, Castle of Heroes asks players to decide of the fate of their realm in a huge and living fantasy world. Once players have chosen their race from Human, Elf, Orc or Undead, they are put in control of their first Castle. From here, they will have to develop it to gain access to new units, heroes and skills. Once they’ve gathered a small army, Heroes, acting as generals, can start exploring the world around their castle.

Link to Castle of Heroes

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Nov
20th

Jayenkai Games Collection 15

UPDATE:The Download on G4G.it has been removed since a virus has been dected. You can download the gamepack at the Official Site.

A nice neat 36Mb download, with 15 lovely little games included.
Download, Unzip, Play away!

Link to Official Site

Download the PACK

Included games:

Alien Deathmatch 2
Blockman
Blockman Gets More
Centipong
Greenie – The Eccentric Egyptologist
Greenie – The Helecopter Hero
Horizontal Shooter Redux
JNKPlat 07
Mario’s Fiery Forth
Microbes
Monkey Blocks
Puzzobomb
Retro Raider
Sheriff Monkey
Tetripong

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Nov
19th

Operation Flashpoint: Dragon Rising PC demo

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In the Operation Flashpoint: Dragon Rising PC demo, gamers take on the first full mission, ‘Dragon Rising’, in single player or co-operative multiplayer. As part of a Special Forces squad inserting behind Chinese PLA lines, players must eliminate a strategically critical radar station and missile sites to allow the USS Iwo Jima, carrying the main USMC battalion, to safely approach the island of Skira. Gamers experience Operation Flashpoint’s uniquely tactical combat, achieving their objectives on their own initiative, deploying realistic weaponry and engaging advanced AI who act and react in real time using authentic tactics. Players can take on the mission in a range of difficulty modes, including Hardcore where HUD visual aids are stripped out for the ultimate test of their combat skills.

Min Specs:

Operating system: Windows XP SP2 or later
Graphics: DirectX 9.0c
Graphics card: Nvidia 7600GT 256mb or ATI X1800XL 256mb
Sound support: DirectX-compatible sound output
RAM: 1GB RAM
HD size: 8GB Hard disk space
Processor: 2.4GHz Dual Core Processor
DISC drive: Dual layer DVD-ROM

LINK to G4G Archive

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Nov
19th

METAL GEAR SOLID PHILANTHROPY

METAL GEAR SOLID PHILANTHROPY is a movie inspired by the Hideo Kojima’s videogame series “Metal Gear Solid”.

It is not a Hollywood-style production, better a fan movie made out of the passion of some fans, non profit and no budget.

The movie has been released on September 27th, 2009, for free.

The story of the movie is an alternative history to MGS2, and it can be placed after the first episode and before the fourth one.

This guys spent 10.000€ in 5 years of work, mainly for technical equipment and shootings.

Link to Author Site


(Vimeo version)


(YouTube Version)

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Nov
19th

Unreal Development Kit Beta 2

There is a new version of the SDK available for download.

I wonder how many free and stand-alone mods will come out in the next months..
They should make the current UT free,too, don’t you think?

UDK is Unreal Engine 3 – the complete professional development framework. All the tools you need to create great games, advanced visualizations and detailed 3D simulations. The best tools in the industry are in your hands.

Anyone. Everyone. You. Unreal Engine 3 has been used by game developers, researchers, television studios, machinima directors, artists and students. If you have an idea that needs to be brought to life in a game engine, UDK is for you.

Only UDK has the power, flexibility and track record of Unreal Engine 3. These tools have been proven with countless releases and dozens of awards. There is no better way to make awesome games than with UE3.

Use of the UDK for noncommercial purposes is free of charge. If you are going to use the UDK for any commercial purpose or in any way that is not specifically authorized in the end-user license agreement (EULA), you must agree to appropriate commercial terms.

Download Free UDK BETA 2

Download Free UDK BETA 1

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Nov
18th

Esteria Mythos

Esteria Mythos is a Free to Play cartoon-style fantasy MMORPG. In Esteria Mythos, you can choose a combination of a class and 1st/2nd job according to your taste to raise a character.

Download Esteria Mythos

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Nov
17th

Prometheus UDK

Prometheus is a mission-based, single-player co-op game in the spirit of “Portal” and “Mirror’s Edge.” By using the Prometheus Device, players bend the laws of Einsteinian physics using the theory of quantum states, meaning that goals are accomplished by completing missions with your past, present and future selves.

This standalone version of “Prometheus” was created using UDK. You’ll need to keep your wits about you and your memory sharp in solving puzzles presented with this unique game play mechanic. Progression through the story introduces new challenges, with tasks increasing in difficulty, and a final dramatic conclusion questions present loyalties and even your own existence..

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Nov
17th

Whizzle UDK

The first game created from the ground up with UDK. Developed by Psyonix Studios, Whizzle is a vertical scrolling puzzle game that demonstrates how to take advantage of UDK’s particle effects, physics system, animation editor and more.

This is a short demo (a tech demo) there is only 1 level to play.

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