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Wild HEAT

FROM REMOTE SAVANNAH TO TROPICAL JUNGLE, GET CLOSE TO NATURE ON A SAFARI ADVENTURE

TSWALU KALAHARI, SOUTH AFRICA

Want a luxury safari but don’t fancy battling the tourist hordes at Kruger National Park? Then head to the edge of the Kalahari Desert, where you’ll find the stunning Tswalu, described by Forbes magazine as ‘the best safari lodge you’ve never heard of’. Even in a country famed for its super-luxe lodges, Tswalu is the swishest and sexiest. Stay in one of the eight striking suites at the main lodge, the Motse, all of which have an open fireplace, sumptuous bathroom with

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TAKE APPS OUT TO THE BALLGAME

Enrich your ballpark trip with these home-run apps

We’re well into the Major League Baseball season, and the dog days of summer will soon give way to some truly thrilling divisional races. As someone who watches most of my games on TV (or streaming online), it’s amazing how much being at a game in person can make me feel so oddly disconnected. Where’s the commentary and the constant array of stats and trivia bits? I crave that extra layer atop the game when it’s absent.

An iPhone or iPad can really come in handy in these moments. As much as

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REFRESHING AN OLD GAME CONTROLLER

If your retro-gaming skills ain’t what they used to be, fix your joystick buttons. By Ben Wheeler

If you play vintage game systems, you’ll sometimes find that Mario won’t jump on command, or Ms. pauses when moving left. No wonder: the Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) controller just celebrated its 20th birthday, and Atari, Intellivision, and Commodore 64 controllers are even older. Over the course of the hundreds of sessions in a controller’s life, metallic connectors beneath the buttons and direction pad can wear away and no longer complete the circuit that registers a keypress event. Luckily, it’s a simple matter

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National Pro Fastpitch

The Comets have no home field. They practice at Rutgers and play their local games at four minor league baseball stadiums scattered between Pomona, New York, and Allentown, Pennsylvania, in order to reach die maximum word of mouth audience. Fans wishing to save on gas can listen to radio broadcasts of the games online, as I sometimes do, dirough the Web site of the Christmas City Broadcasting Network. A word of warning: Barry Eisenberg, the play by play man, doesn’t sugarcoat. «I am not making this up, folks: a bunt double», he said, in the middle of a dispiriting onslaught

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Moyes shouldnt just go for tried and tested!

IT’S NORMAL for

This could lead many to suggest that Moyes is showing his limitations at Man United.

He may have had a good start — losing the Community Shield to Wigan was out of the question — and he overcame a tricky first fixture against Swansea, but it was very strange of him to moan about the difficulty of his first five games. For the manager of the champions to do that is bizarre.

The market Moyes is now in doesn’t have to be one where he only goes for his last club’s star players.

At Old Trafford, the

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ERA REALTIME * Game.EXE # 10 * 1997 9

Warrior RTS, or Hot Autumn ’97

Photo foremost RTS-genre on the background of rolling "Our selection" and plans for the future

Oleg Charzyński

Evil №№i all

5sg strive to kill someone. The year before the new * g: e Quake killed. But seemingly not killed until the end; -2chit, there is still the old man’s strength. Yes, that’s life: the old-2r «: steneloe-coated patina gives way molodomu-" ‘Omu-green. But where this gloomy view of the of Great

The other I prefer the concept. It’s not the old umi — :: r is a new emerging. Why this mourning Leah bitterness

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EMULATOR YOUTH

The good old game classics, which we do without you? What else can remember the gray as snow programmer? About everyday life at the keyboard? About altercation with his superiors about the purchase of new diskettes? No, not that. Even the stories of fellow teapots can not compete with the rapid retrospective discussion of some of the primitive-hit game. Yes, they say, have been playing in our time … and hereafter.

After all, what were the games! Magnificent creation, they have hurricane force presses them in a favorite chair in front of the monitor, drowned in the ocean depths of

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Chess watered kill or die

Producer strategy Reflux like full 3D and sea gameplay’n

Surf the Internet on its powerful 32-bit "Communicator"I came across information about Reflux almost by accident. Initially, the project attracted its graphics — something could be seen in the picture in the classic palette of Quake, but it was a strategic game. A more detailed examination revealed that the game is not only beautiful outside. Robot Wars for control of the territory. Types of mechanical monsters not limited to — they are assembled from individual parts of the plant. Eight kinds of chassis, eight towers, various weapons and onboard systems —

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To play a game or two of pool, it is not necessary to have an expensive table, ivory balls and cues oak. Moreover, a game that we offer no less gambling than the pool, and although will have to play in the street, think not freeze. By area, the playing field 25 times larger than that of a billiard table. Cloth serve slippery ice, boards — snow rollers, as in the present billiards, on the playing field provided pockets — in the corners and in the middle of the long sides. Of course, in order to «drive» the puck in the field of this size, it is necessary for him to walk. The rest will depend on your eye estimation, precision strike, the ability to predict the trajectory of the puck slip after the collision with the other washers and rebounds from the sides.

Well, that is still standing in the courtyard of frosty days, it’s time to work. Those wishing to play billiards on ice in your backyard there are many. So spread the work so that it will be completed.

While one group of guys will playing field (which we describe below), will take up the other instruments. They will produce 20 identical in size and weight goals (Fig. Detail A). Four of them will be spare. They serve as blanks for logs with a diameter of 150 mm from the wood viscous breeds, such as elm, birch, poplar. The cylindrical workpiece

Continue reading To play a game or two of pool, it is not necessary to have an expensive table, ivory balls and cues oak. Moreover, a game that we offer no less gambling than the pool, and although will have to play in the street, think not freeze. By area, the playing field 25 times larger than that of a billiard table. Cloth serve slippery ice, boards — snow rollers, as in the present billiards, on the playing field provided pockets — in the corners and in the middle of the long sides. Of course, in order to «drive» the puck in the field of this size, it is necessary for him to walk. The rest will depend on your eye estimation, precision strike, the ability to predict the trajectory of the puck slip after the collision with the other washers and rebounds from the sides.

WHAT CAN PROGRAMMERS

Monica Lewinsky in the office:

Recently, I was explaining to you (unless you read my last year’s reports moonhead

Studios), who is responsible for Lionhead to look Black & White and her (game) consuming three-dimensionality. Of course, artists and programmers of the game engine. For those of you who are closer to Quake, explain: thanks to the artists and engine-programmer you will be able to move through three-dimensional mazes and halls. But the guards, past which you will dart about, will not attack you, and your BFG did not shoot as long as the programmers responsible for the playing of

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