The Straylight release
of Nexus War
, a browser based PvP MMO in the vein of Urban Dead
(thought significantly more complex) and Kingdom of Loathing
(thought significantly more serious in tone), occurred today. It brings with it a host of changes, new skills, upgrades, and expansions, shaking things up for the old player base and making it an ideal time for new players to join, both because the status quo is being rewritten and because of a vastly expanded in game help menu. [more inside]
posted by Caduceus
on Apr 26, 2008 -
Windows XP Launches
"The most significant operating-system upgrade since Windows 95" - PCMag
, but with such demanding hardware requirements, I think I shall hold off XP. Having played with Beta 2 it seems novel and easier for beginners.
Are you tempted/hooked on the Windows Exp
posted by williamtry
on Oct 25, 2001 -
Well, I tried....
Although upgrading the hard drive on this server was unsuccessful, hopefully it was amusing to some of you. Especially those that don't use NT.
posted by mathowie
on Jan 30, 2000 -
Speaking of retrotech, the latest group of space shuttle jockies just upgraded the Hubble
to a rockin' Intel 486 chip, replacing the apparently inadequate 386 that previously provided the brains to the wobbly eye in the sky.
posted by grant
on Dec 28, 1999 -