Concerning Pandemic's ability to program a quality engine...well, check out the rundown of job openings they've got posted on their site:
Production: no open positions
Art: art director
Engineering: programmer, lead programmer, tools programmer, lead tools programmer, pc network programmer, pc interface compatibility programmer
Looks like they need a little help in that department.
"Both the “left” and the “right” pretend they have the answer, but they are mere flippers on the same thalidomide baby, and the truth is that neither side has a clue."
- Jim Goad
Carl Sagan wrote:
Who are we? We find that we live on an insignificant planet of a humdrum star lost in a galaxy tucked away in some forgotten corner of a universe in which there are far more galaxies than people.
I thought that I'd read about another Star Wars FPS coming out that was more single-player oriented...or was it about this that I was reading? I could have sworn it had something to do with being from more of a soldier perspective than that of a Jedi.
• Star Wars Battlefront( Trailer and Playable Demo - Now that the greatest Star Wars battles are on DVD, video game players can live them like never before in the new video game Star Wars: Battlefront from LucasArts, available for PlayStation(r)2, Xbox(r) and PC-CD. The STAR WARS TRILOGY DVD will offer a trailer featuring an exciting look at the video game, along with a special demo for Xbox users that lets users fight the Battle of Endor as a Rebel or Imperial soldier and drive AT-STs, ride speeder bikes and use different weapons to lead their side to victory. The full version of Star Wars Battlefront will also be released Sept. 21 for the PlayStation(r)2 computer entertainment system, Xbox(r) video game system from Microsoft, and PC.
did ANYONE notice the fact that I said that this was probably screenshots of the PLAYSTATION 2 version??? Hence the graphics would indeed look like crap...