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Friday, April 5, 2002

New NVIDIA 1.0-2880 Linux Drivers

NVIDIA has released the 1.0-2880 version of their Linux drivers. Here's a list of the changes:Snag them, use them, love them. Thanks Linux Games.

Thursday, April 4, 2002

Good Game Deals

Best Buy (no affiliation, etc) has a nice selection of games on sale starting this Sunday. For $34.99 each you can have: Might & Magic IX, Heroes IV, Freedom Force or Wolfenstein. Get 'em while they're hot, or at least lukewarm.

Darth Maul Double 'Saber

There's a cheat code in Jedi Knight II: Jedi Outcast to enable a double-bladed lightsaber a la Darth Maul in Episode I. It only works in multiplayer with cheats enabled. Hopefully in a future patch they can fix some of the animations (the one blade tends to cut through your model--without doing damage) and make it "official." Here's how, as posted on several JKII sites:
  1. Fire up JKII multiplayer
  2. Start a game with cheats enable via this console command: devmap ffa_bespin
  3. Switch to the lightsaber and then turn it off
  4. Pull down the console and type the command: thedestroyer
  5. Enjoy some double-bladed action!
Although the one blade does not harm you when it appears to cut through you, it will damage opponents! has some screenshots of it in action.

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