Windows Vista Games – Hacked for XP
Get ready to be shocked!
Have you been waiting for some worth while games for your DirectX compatible video card in Windows Vista?
There are some great game titles coming out this year, other than Halo 2 and Shadowrun that you can really get into. If you have Windows XP dont worry, I’ve head through The Inquirer that a hacking group has patches to make these DirectX10 Games work with DirectX9 in XP.
However here is the latest list of Windows Vista Games worth playing in my book:
Released Date: May 1, 2007
Halo 2 on the PC contains the original Halo 2 as well as the Multiplayer Map Pack and a level editor
Released Date: May 29, 2007
FASA Studio has a first-person shooter for the PC, based on the old RPG of the same name.
Age of Conan – Hyborian Adventures.
Release Date: November 2007
The barbarian have finally seized the throne of Aquilonia. But Conan’s rule is on the brink of chaos, spiraling towards the doom of ancient evils. In this twisted fantasy world, dark magic and brutal combat lurks around every corner, and each man and woman must carve their own unique destiny under Conan’s reign. In the true vision of Robert E. Howard’s dark universe it’s now time for you to become a messenger of death.
Alan Wake, the game’s protagonist, is a bestselling horror writer, who writes a novel about his darkest nightmares. In the game, those nightmares come true… The game features a massive, open world for the players to explore, with mission based exploration in the single player adventure.
Release Date: 2008
BioShock Release Date: August 2008
The game begins after your plane crashes into icy uncharted waters, you discover a rusted bathysphere and descend into Rapture, a city hidden beneath the sea. Constructed as an idealistic society for a hand picked group of scientists, artists and industrialists, the idealism is no more. Now the city is littered with corpses, wildly powerful guardians roam the corridors as little girls loot the dead, and genetically mutated citizens ambush you at every turn.
Gears of War
Release Date: later this 2007
A third-person tactical shooter from Epic, running on the Unreal Engine 3. Gears of War thrusts gamers into a deep and harrowing story of humankind’s epic battle for survival against the Locust Horde, a nightmarish race of creatures that surface from the bowels of the planet.
Release Date: Summer 2007
combines the depth of role-playing games and action of first-person titles, while offering infinite playability with randomly created levels, items and events.
And my all time favorite….
Unreal Tournament 3
Release Date: November 2008
The 3rd install marks the return of the premiere tournament-style first-person shooter. Unreal Tournament 3 unleashes the full power of Unreal Engine 3, taking graphics, gameplay, and challenge to a whole new level. Players engage in intense and hyper-real battles with other human players online or against incredibly realistic Unreal artificial intelligence. Over two dozen weapons and vehicles have been upgraded and enhanced