Anachronox

PC / RPG / Release: Jun 27, 2001 / ESRB: T

Anachronox Patch Update

By Maarten Goldstein, Jun 30, 2001 5:29am PDT

Word on the official Anachronox site is that the promised patch is still in Eidos QA, which is why it didn't get released yesterday. Guess we have...

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"Yes, I hear Eidos Q&A are taking some extra days to ensure there are no goddman green ..."

- hi-c see all 10 comments

More on Anachronox & Win2k

By Maarten Goldstein, Jun 28, 2001 4:07pm PDT

To follow up on the stories yesterday (here and here) about Anachronox and Windows 2000 compabitility, ION Storm programmer Brian Eiserloh updated...

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"yeah this game honestly kicks ass...I was looking forward to its release since E3 of 2000 where ..."

- Xion see all 34 comments

Anachronox Walkthrough

By Maarten Goldstein, Jun 28, 2001 6:30am PDT

Planet Anachronox has posted the first section of their walkthrough section, showing you how to get from the Bricks to Sender Station and how to...

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"Gee now all someone has to do is play the goddamn game for me and video tape it. This way I can ..."

- erebus see all 4 comments

More on Anachronox & Win2k

By Maarten Goldstein, Jun 27, 2001 7:26pm PDT

ION Storm programmer Brian "Squirrel" Eiserloh updated his .plan file with an update on Anachronox and Windows 2000 compatibility (see story). He's...

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"You haven't lived till you've heard Tom Hall sing the Rescue Rover theme song... maybe if we all ..."

- eepers2 see all 80 comments

Anox Friday & Win2K

By Steve Gibson, Jun 27, 2001 1:44pm PDT

Well it was made official by Eidos earlier today. Anachronox which started development many many moons ago has finally shipped. The game will be on...

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"You bought a copy and it wouldn't install past 5% becasue there were scratches on the CD? Holy ..."

- eepers2 see all 119 comments

Anachronox Trailer

By Maarten Goldstein, Jun 27, 2001 6:30am PDT

The Anachronox website is now featuring a new trailer for ION Storm's Quake2 engine powered RPG. There are versions ranging from 10.9 to 69mb, and...

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"Looks a little bit to fanciful for me. I like realism more than fantasy. Deus Ex, SoF, and R6 ..."

- Sniper21 see all 17 comments

Digital Extremes Interview

By Maarten Goldstein, Jun 26, 2001 3:58pm PDT

XGR sent word they will have an interview tonight with James Schmalz and Pancho Eekels of Digital Extremes, to talk about Unreal, UT and Unreal...

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"Whatever happened to that massive multiplayer game that was going to use the Unreal engine?"

- SlimJim see all 8 comments

Anachronox Update

By Maarten Goldstein, Jun 26, 2001 3:02pm PDT

ION Storm's RPG Anachronox should be out in stores any day now, and Tom Hall has updated his .plan file saying he's received a boxed copy of the...

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"Ikka Keranen was one of the original mappers for Anachronox, if his work stayed in the game ... ..."

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Anachronox Update

By Maarten Goldstein, Jun 25, 2001 6:36am PDT

Voodoo Extreme has an update on Anachronox, which went gold a short while ago. The 1.1 Patch is done, the demo is being worked on, and after a...

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"Who wants to place bets on both these patches beating a Black and White patch out the door?"

- Midshift see all 15 comments

Anachronox Requirements

By Maarten Goldstein, Jun 21, 2001 7:08am PDT

If you were wondering what kind of system you would need to run ION Storm's RPG Anachronox, the official site has the specs listed now. P2-266 with...

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" These rank ass pussy specs make me vomit. Make a game with specs like Max Payne for those of ..."

- sheepraper see all 15 comments

Anachronox GONE GOLD!

By Maarten Goldstein, Jun 16, 2001 5:45am PDT

(From late last night...) Planet Anachronox is reporting that Anachronox has gone gold. Anachronox being the ION Storm RPG based on the Quake 2...

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"Anachronox actually looks relatively good, considering the technology was never that wonderful ..."

- hi-c see all 304 comments

Anachronox Finishing

By Steve Gibson, Jun 07, 2001 7:07am PDT

Word from Tom Hall of Ion Storm is that they are indeed just wrapping up Anachronox and it will be on shelves by the end of the month as one would...

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"Massive amount of games coming out soon. HL:BlueShift, Diablo2:Expansion, ..."

- GoofyBoy see all 18 comments

Anachronox Update

By Maarten Goldstein, May 15, 2001 6:15am PDT

There's a brief Anachronox update on VE. Tom Hall says the game is just a few weeks from completion, just some final balancing being done.

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"Mark my words: the game will be GREEN, blocky, redundant, and by the midway-point will have no ..."

- Tourniquet see all 6 comments

Anachronox Screenshots

By Maarten Goldstein, May 13, 2001 11:53am PDT

If you aren't tired of the Anachronox screenshots yet, there are five more on Voodoo Extreme. ION Storm's Quake2 engine powered RPG shouldn't be...

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"This uses the Quake2 engine?? Well I never, didn't know that... "

- Shambler see all 14 comments

Anachronox Screenshots

By Maarten Goldstein, May 10, 2001 12:46pm PDT

Voodoo Extreme has posted a few new Anachronox screenshots taken from the press build of the game. They are from the first part of the game.

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"Yuck. Can you say Legos? I hope the story is great, because the QII engine is showing its age."

- Thradar see all 5 comments