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Star Wars games: “Republic Commando” (PC)

Even if the first prequel movies of George Lucas were disappointing (see the individual reviews for Episode I and Episode II), the idea of the Clone Wars and its warriors opened up all kinds of narrative possibilities. LucasArts’ squad-based FPS … Continue reading

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Star Wars games: “Dark Forces” (PC)

First-person-shooters have come a long way since the groundbreaking Doom, so does LucasArts’ Star Wars take on the genre with Dark Forces still stand the test of time and improve on the FPS formula? Star Wars: Dark Forces (PC) (USA … Continue reading

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Star Wars games: “Rogue Squadron 3D” (PC)

Have you ever wondered why a bestselling console title didn’t have the same impact on PC? Factor 5’s and LucasArts’ collaborative arcade action game Rogue Squadron might have been great for the N64, but Rogue Squadron 3D isn’t remembered that … Continue reading

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Happy New Year with GOG and Interplay sale

Happy New Year to all! While last year’s last blog entry was reserved for Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens, this year’s first is gaming-related again. But there’s also some sci-fi movie love to be found in GOG’s … Continue reading

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Star Wars movies: “Episode III: Revenge of the Sith”

After Episode I was such a big disappointment and Episode II only made slight improvements, is Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith, the final installment of the prequel saga, worth watching? Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge … Continue reading

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