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IGN PC

PC Games of Fall 2006

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PC: Age of Empires III: The WarChiefs; PC: Flight Sim X; PC: Zoo Tycoon Marine Mania

09/05/2006

 

FYI - IGN previews several first-party titles including "Age of Empires III: The WarChiefs," "Flight Simulator X" and "Zoo Tycoon 2: Marine Mania" in a piece featuring Windows titles set for release this fall.  Editors specifically call out “Flight Simulator X” as one of the handful of notable titles, writing, “Fear not! It'll be a good holiday season. We'll finally see the release of big games like ‘Neverwinter Nights 2,’ ‘Medieval II: Total War,’ ‘Battlefield 2142,’ ‘Company of Heroes,’ ‘Gothic III’ and ‘Flight Simulator X.’”

"Age of Empires III: The WarChiefs" - Editors immediately call out the popularity of "Age of Empires III" and go on to highlight the various new features of the expansion pack including the three Native American tribes, over 10 new missions and new units like the Gatling gun and ironclad.

Two screenshots are included.

“Flight Simulator X” IGN editors feature a positive preview of “Flight Simulator X,” highlighting the large quantity of visual content, addition of mission-based gameplay, new audio experience, Shared Skies multiplayer capabilities and air traffic control mode. They conclude that these additions make “this the biggest ‘Flight Simulation’ ever.”

Two screenshots are included.

“Zoo Tycoon 2: Marine Mania” – Editors at IGN post a positive preview of “Zoo Tycoon 2: Marine Mania.” The preview notes the addition of nearly two dozen marine animals and concludes that “new tricks and exhibits add to the excitement and opportunities in the expansion.”