As of writing, Battlefield 1942 is still available for free on Origin – you just have to download it via this link because it is more difficult to find it on the Origin program. Get it before 1 March 2013.
Battlefield 1942 is a first-person shooter first [...]
Starting yesterday, OnLive decided to offer four games free for the whole Halloween weekend, and it has been quite a good trip so far, although it does vary – particularly because of the fact that gameplay quality is contingent on your connection’s reliability.
Depending on how good your [...]
Be informed that this Halloween weekend, four games in the OnLive collection will be free. You can get,
FEAR 3 Orcs Must Die Metro 2033 Amnesia for absolutely free. Over the three days, you can have try out OnLive and see if the service is any good for you. The good thing about OnLive for [...]
According to Liliputing, Portal will be offered free through September 20 on Steam. As reviewed on a recent article, Portal is playable on a netbook with a discrete graphics card, or if you tweak the Source engine so much so that it [...]
One of the biggest things to be developed out of Half Life has to be Portal. While some might argue that Counter-Strike is the most popular, Portal will definitely put up a good fight. Unlike Counter-Strike, Portal is not a first-person shooter. Instead, it is a first-person puzzle game, where [...]
NB: Tested on a ION 2 netbook
This is only a preliminary test of Team Fortress 2 on a netbook, and not any bog-standard netbook. Using my Asus 1015PN, an Intel Atom N570, ION 2 powered netbook, you might just be able to play Team Fortress 2 on your netbook, with some major tweaking much [...]
NB: Tested on an ION 2 netbook.
The adventurous me decided to test another recent game that was way beyond the capabilities of my new Asus Eee PC 1015PN, with its ION 2 processor. The results were a bit surprising, although in the end it was hardly playable, but hey, this is Netbookist, where everything [...]
NB: Tested on an ION 2 netbook.
Can’t believe it? Well, it’s real. This is a screenshot taken from my Asus Eee PC 1015PN. Unfortunately the truth is that BF:BC2 plays terribly. At 10fps, and a lack of processing power causing my ping to hit 400-600ms, the truth is that you’re [...]
When I was really young, I used to play Rogue Spear quite a bit. The game was one of my weekend favourites, though much like most games, it’s under-appreciated. While some games go viral such as DOTA or Counter-Strike, there are still the underdogs of every genre. Rogue Spear happens to be one of them, [...]
Quake Live is a game that was developed out of the most popular version of Quake – Quake III Arena. What the people at Quake Live have done is to transplant Quake III into a Mozilla Firefox/Internet Explorer friendly game that is exactly the same as the 1999 release by id Software.
If you happen [...]
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