Brazilian site The Sims Style
screenshots from The Sims 4
along with some details on the next
installment in Maxis' wee people series, and though these are written in the site's
native Portuguese, the article they scanned is in English.
This is all directly from PC PowerPlay
issue #219, apparently an advance copy, since
website for the Australian magazine says this issue is due on August
The previous explanation of where these are from
is incorrect (thanks Firky), they are from a recent issue of GAME magazine, and
the scans were posted in the
The Sims 3
. Thanks Rigs via
is a Unity-engine,
browser-based first-person shooter cooked up in under a week by Markus "Notch"
Persson as an entry in the now-complete 7DFPS
coding competition. This was the theme of the contest, to create an FPS in under
seven days, and this page
dozens of other entries to check out. Coincidentally, there's a
post on Destructoid
discussing the discovery of other quickie games created
in the past by the Minecraft creator as part of
Java 4K Programming
, where they have impressions of the zombie-themed game.
Operation Market Garden
, an expansion for Combat Mission Battle for
they plan on releasing later this summer. This will depict Montgomery's
failed Rhine offensive from late World War II famously depicted in the movie
A Bridge Too Far
and the miniseries A Band of Brothers
(as well as
the books of the same name for you literate types). Here's word:
Mission: Market Garden depicts allied Field Marshall Bernard Montgomery's
September 1944 dash across Holland in a daring gambit to leap the Rhine river
and enter the heartland of Germany itself. Fielding U.S., British and Polish
forces, Operation Market Garden was meant to be the lightning stroke which would
end the war that year. It included the largest airborne operation seen to that
day or since. Market Garden ended in tragedy, though, when the allies failed to
capture their final objective, the Rhine river bridge at Arnhem. It was, in the
famous words of Lt. General Fredrick "Boy" Browning, a bridge too far.
CM: Market Garden allows the player to recreate Monty's desperate struggles to
reach and cross the Rhine in Holland. It is an expansion module to Combat
Mission: Battle for Normandy and requires the base game in order to play,
upgraded to 2.0! No other modules are required.
shows off some of the antique race cars from the 1980s included in both
F1 2013 and the limited Classic Edition of the Formula One racing simulation.
Here's the deal:
Continue here to read the full story
A stunning new gameplay video featuring the contemporary
and classic content set to feature in F1 2013 is now showing at the newly
launched website www.formula1-game.com, where fans can get all the latest news,
media and pre-order the game. Featuring todayís superstars and legends of
yesteryear racing at iconic venues including Monaco, Brands Hatch and Estoril,
the video shows how dramatically the cars have advanced down the years whilst
the spirit of intense competition in the sport remains the same.
So I was sitting here yesterday contemplating the pain in my toe, when it
occurred to me that I have a jar of extra strength Tiger Balm handy, and that an
application of that might help provide a little relief from my discomfort. Not
long after that, for the first time I started seeing ads here for Tiger Balm.
How weird is that? Maybe I need to look into getting a version of Adblock for my