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Entries from July 2008

Before I’m off…

July 17th, 2008 · 11 Comments

… I just need to add three more video’s. It’s Thomas Vu, talking us through more Spore stuff.

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More on Spore and SETI

July 17th, 2008 · No Comments

The Spore website announces Spore to be present at the SETI event that takes place soon, this Saturday July 19th, in Mountain View, California. So if you’re in the neighborhood, grab your chance, it is free admission and all.

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I’m off for two weeks

July 17th, 2008 · 8 Comments

Its almost time for me to leave, for a couple of weeks much needed vacation. I’ll be back August 1st, when we’ll start the final month of our journey to the release of Spore. A few hints of where I’ll be staying:

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Downloadable demo for Spore Creatures?

July 17th, 2008 · 3 Comments

As you know not only Spore for PC/Mac is shown at E3, also its little brothers for DS, IPhone and mobile. According to IGN at E3 Electronic Arts features a downloadable demo for the DS version:

Electronic Arts has a downloadable demo at the Electronic Entertainment Expo, which leads us to believe that Wii owners […]

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Spore playable at E3

July 16th, 2008 · 2 Comments

Rauva found us some really interesting pictures taken at E3. It seems Spore is actually playable! Hopefully this mean we’ll see more screen shots soon.

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Spore demo at E3

July 16th, 2008 · 5 Comments

In about half an hour we can expect a live demo of Spore by Lucy Bradshaw. And what’s more, we all can follow it live via this link! More on this later.
Update: OK, so that was more of an interview than a demo, sadly. No new stuff for us to chew on either. Maybe that […]

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Spore Creatures & Spore Origins

July 15th, 2008 · 1 Comment

Jud Hudson of Sporeprograms has uploaded the three video’s about the other versions of Spore. Enjoy!

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Ruins in Spore

July 15th, 2008 · 2 Comments

New screenshots of Spore popped up at CVG UK. Here are few interesting ones:

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Spore and SETI

July 14th, 2008 · 4 Comments

A quick post before I have to run off, Will Wright has announced a partnership between Spore and SETI yesterday:
Wright also promoted Spore’s focus on science. He mentioned a National Geographic TV documentary that will be aired at the same time as the game’s release, and an as-yet unannounced partnership with SETI, the Search for […]

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Creature Creator pre-installed on new PCs?

July 14th, 2008 · 7 Comments

New York Times has news about plans of Electronic Arts, in anticipation of E3. EA seemingly is talking with PC manufacturers about pre-installing the Creature Creator on all new PCs.
To ensure the broadest audience, Electronic Arts is negotiating with computer manufacturers to have the Spore demo preinstalled as standard software on every new computer they […]

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