IGN has unlocked their E3 report about Counter-Strike on the Xbox
, offering hands-on impressions of the #1 tactical shooter with an install base of 2 million PC users. New details: CSX is using the familiar Halo controls and buying weapons is done through a simple pie menu
<list>[*]Shots from the Show Floor
snapped photos of Counter-Strike on display</a> at Microsoft's E3 booth. You can also drool over the photos taken of booths showcasing Elite Force II
. By the way, part 1 of HomeLAN Fed's booth babe gallery
features a Klingon female.
Condition Zero made its annual E3 appearance
for the last time.
The E3 trailer is out for Counter-Strike. Windows Media Player is required to view the video, running time is 1 minute and 13 seconds. You can check it out in high res
or low res
Update: Trailer in QuickTime Format
GameSpot has added 13 screenshots
, including a new shot of the Idryll female better known as the bikini-clad scientist. There's another gallery
up at GameSpy with 2 new screenshots in the 1st column.</list>
GameSpy brings you their rundown on the Xbox conversion of Counter-Strike
. Take a look at the new visual enhancements such as a "dynamic gamma ramping" effect that negatively affects your vision.
<list>[*]EF2 Preshow Report
Activision's Star Trek action game
will have bigger weapons, more missions, and new gameplay elements, and we can expect to see it at E3.
<list>[*]Xbox Games Press Release
Microsoft provided a sneak peek at Counter-Strike
, "designed by Valve and Ritual Entertainment, two of the world’s most renowned game developers," shipping holiday 2003. New Xbox Live features rolling out over the next year will improve clan-based competition on the service.
GeekyGamer.net has mirrored
the E3 video and the recently released gameplay trailer.</list>