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Spore Has Gone Gold

Submitted by: KnightMare @ 09:52 PM | Thursday, August 14, 2008 | (url: http://www.1up.co...)

Are you tired of waiting for Spore? Have you shown symptoms of chronic impatience? If so, we've got just the news you've been waiting for: Electronic Arts and Maxis have announced that Spore has gone gold and will be available at a store near you on September 7 (September 5 in Europe). In addition, Spore Creatures for DS and Spore Origins for mobile phones will be available on the same day.


Spore's Minimum System Requirements

Submitted by: KnightMare @ 12:45 PM | Wednesday, June 11, 2008 | (url: http://www.vgpro....)

Electronic Arts has released the minimum system requirements for Spore. Spore is set to arrive on PC and Mac September 7, with a Nintendo DS edition, titled Spore Creatures, hitting on the same day.

WINDOWS XP
- 2.0 GHz P4 processor or equivalent
- 512 MB RAM
- A 128 MB Video Card, with support for Pixel Shader 2.0
- At least 6 GB of hard drive space

WINDOWS VISTA
- 2.0 GHz P4 processor or equivalent
- 768 MB RAM
- A 128 MB Video Card, with support for Pixel Shader 2.0
- At least 6 GB of hard drive space


Spore & Mass Effect will require Periodic Online Validation

Submitted by: KnightMare @ 06:14 PM | Tuesday, May 6, 2008 | (url: http://www.shackn...)

BioWare technical producer Derek French has said that the PC versions of both Mass Effect and Spore will make use of copy protection that will require online validation every ten days to continue working.

If customers do not come online after ten days, the game will cease to function. "After 10 days a re-check is required before the game can run"


Spore Creature Creator June 17

Submitted by: KnightMare @ 08:19 AM | Monday, April 28, 2008 | (url: http://www.joysti...)

The Spore Creature Creator gives anxious life-builders the chance to prematurely access the game's robust creature creation element; players will be able to build any creature they can imagine with the full lot of options. Created creatures can then be imported into the full game when it is released later this year.

If you're megalomaniacal but also too cheap to spring the $9.99 for the game, you'll be happy to hear that a free demo will also arrive that day on the Spore site.


iPhone to get Multi Touch games: Spore, Super Monkey Ball

Submitted by: Beren @ 03:29 PM | Thursday, March 6, 2008 | (url: http://gizmodo.co...)

The iPhone might lack a bunch of normal phone functionality, but it is now getting some games that one would not expect a current phone to be able to play. Top of this list is the highly anticipated title Spore which is due out later this year on PC and Mac.


Spore finally evolves to retail Sept 7, 2008

Submitted by: LouCypher @ 09:56 PM | Tuesday, February 12, 2008 | (url: http://www.joysti...)

One of the most anticipated games from the creator of the Sim* series now has a release date. Only time will tell if they can meet their deadline, but I for one welcome our new spore overlords.


Spore release date offical? March 31, 2008

Submitted by: KnightMare @ 11:08 PM | Wednesday, September 12, 2007 | (url: http://www.amazon...)

Availability: This item will be released on March 31, 2008. Pre-order now! See details. Ships from and sold by Amazon.com.

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Spore delayed until at least March 2008

Submitted by: Beren @ 12:11 AM | Wednesday, May 9, 2007 | (url: http://vgchartz.c...)

What a bugger. Spore, a game many people have been waiting for, has now been delayed until next year. Its turning into Stalker.

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Top 10 Most Wanted PC Games from 1UP.com

Submitted by: Xionic @ 02:22 AM | Monday, March 5, 2007 | (url: http://www.1up.co...)

With that new-system smell still hanging in the air, 2007 is shaping up to be one of those great years for gaming, the kind that only come around once a decade or so. There are so many great-looking games on the horizon that it's a bit overwhelming, actually. So we pored through literally hundreds of games to pull out 10 of the most exciting titles for each system. Over the next seven days, we'll go through system by system and share our choices with you.


D.I.C.E. 07: Spore is not all Wright

Submitted by: DemonKyoto @ 11:13 AM | Friday, February 9, 2007 | (url: http://www.gamesp...)

Will Wright brings his team of designers to talk about the challenges of making a complex game simple, letting users feel smart, and Care Bears fighting Klingons.


Spore. DS. Confirmed.

Submitted by: DemonKyoto @ 05:12 PM | Thursday, February 1, 2007 | (url: http://www.destru...)

You loyal readers may think I hate Nintendo, but you're wrong. Know why? Because I LOVE my DS. So when I saw this, the happy dust in my brain exploded all over the that empty organ. According to an EA conference call, Spore is coming to the DS. Yes, you read that right: Spore will be on your DS. If you still needed an excuse to buy this awesome handheld, then you just got your perfect reason.

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