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2881  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / NCAA Football 2005: Sales Up 100% Over Last Year on: July 20, 2004, 03:36:50 PM
EA was the ignorant one not allowing their games to be on Live!.  First EA game on Live! and BAM, 100% increase in sales.

http://news.teamxbox.com/xbox/6324/NCAA-Football-2005-Sales-Up-100-Over-Last-Year
2882  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / ESPN 2K5 League [Serious Players Only] - Team request on: July 20, 2004, 02:24:49 PM
Ralph, is that ok with you?  If so, you grab another team smile

Loren, I don't know when we should start it.  I kind of think we should wait till after the tournament.  Then the tournament can kind of be a pre-season tournament of sorts.  I'm open to whatever though.
2883  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / ESPN 2K5 League [Serious Players Only] - Team request on: July 20, 2004, 02:02:41 PM
Quote from: "AgtFox"
Geez...you guys start up a league while I'm out of town and my team is gone...d'oh!


Ah, that does suck Loren.  I also thought you jjust weren't interested in the league.

Grab another team though smile
2884  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / ESPN 2K5 League [Serious Players Only] - Team request on: July 20, 2004, 12:27:51 PM
K, Eagles down for Devil.  He is on vacation afterall, so it's only fair.

I think we might should start the league after the tournament as well.  What do you all think?
2885  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / ESPN JULY 20th date is now OFFICIAL on: July 20, 2004, 04:21:46 AM
Teamxbox reviewed it!

http://reviews.teamxbox.com/xbox/766/ESPN-NFL-2005/p1

9.5


In regards to Ziff Davis' sold out EGM's review.

Quote
ESPN NFL 2K5 has the best graphics that I have witnessed in a sports game to date.


Sounds like the EGM guys had just eaten 3 magic mushrooms a piece before they reviewed the game.
2886  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Poncho Memorial CG X-Box ESPN NFL 2K5 Tourney -Team Requests on: July 19, 2004, 09:45:36 PM
Everyone let me know one way or another if you want to stay in the tournament now that there will also be a league.  Thx.
2887  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / ESPN 2K5 League [Serious Players Only] - Team request on: July 19, 2004, 09:44:20 PM
I agree Lockdown.

Question, do we still want to do the tournament as well?  I for one would like too, however, I understand if that would be too much for some people.  Let me know.
2888  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / ESPN 2K5 League [Serious Players Only] - Team request on: July 19, 2004, 06:10:18 PM
Quote from: "Captain Caveman"
Quote from: "Eco-Logic"
Quote from: "Ralph-Wiggum"
Is it possible for two members of the league to live in the same house? If need be, we can just play our head-to-head games offline and then have the loser forfeit. If so, I'll be in also. My bastard brother already took the Panters, so I guess I'll take the Vikings. If someone else wants them though (as in, they've always been your favorite team), I don't mind taking some other team (preferably the Ravens or the Falcons).


You unfortunately must have separate Live! accounts, and the games must be played online.  Their system keeps up with it, not us so it isn't at all possible.  

Sorry frown


Last year, Ralph and I encountered the same problem in the PS2 league. What we ended up doing was playing off-line in our head-to-head matchup and then told the administrator of our league who won. Apparently, he had the ability to assign forfeits, so he just gave a forfeit to the one of us who lost and a win to the one who won.


If that is possible, I would be more than happy to do it.
2889  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / ESPN 2K5 League [Serious Players Only] - Team request on: July 19, 2004, 03:58:25 PM
Quote from: "Ralph-Wiggum"
Is it possible for two members of the league to live in the same house? If need be, we can just play our head-to-head games offline and then have the loser forfeit. If so, I'll be in also. My bastard brother already took the Panters, so I guess I'll take the Vikings. If someone else wants them though (as in, they've always been your favorite team), I don't mind taking some other team (preferably the Ravens or the Falcons).


You unfortunately must have separate Live! accounts, and the games must be played online.  Their system keeps up with it, not us so it isn't at all possible.  

Sorry frown
2890  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / ESPN 2K5 League [Serious Players Only] - Team request on: July 19, 2004, 03:18:47 PM
I should probably claim the Raiders for Lockdown.

Raiders for Lockdown (temporarily at least)
2891  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / ESPN 2K5 League [Serious Players Only] - Team request on: July 19, 2004, 02:35:14 PM
Now that we all know how freaking sweet the league feature in ESPN 2K5 is, I figured we should start one.

I would like the Titans of course, and Hetz wants the packers.
2892  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Poncho Memorial CG X-Box ESPN NFL 2K5 Tourney -Team Requests on: July 19, 2004, 12:43:52 PM
I think we would be mistaken if we didn't use the built in features this year.  I'm up for a league as i said, but if we don't do that we can at least do a tournament using the built in Tourney feature.  It just screams total slickness smile
2893  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Poncho Memorial CG X-Box ESPN NFL 2K5 Tourney -Team Requests on: July 19, 2004, 12:40:35 PM
I would also love to be in a league of committed people.  I want the Titans.  Should I start another thread?
2894  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Online Leagues for ESPN NFL 2K5 [DEMO!] on: July 19, 2004, 12:25:01 PM
Check out a live demo of the webp side of the Online Leagues for ESPN NFL 2K5

http://leagues.espnvideogames.com


Username: demoUser2k5
Password: ESPNnfl2K5demo


Checking it out now.
2895  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: ESPN Football Ratings! on: July 16, 2004, 08:55:15 PM
Quote from: "Devil"
IGN is in and...9.4

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Are you kidding me? This game rivals Madden in every way and surpasses it in feature set... and it's only twenty dollars.


Have fun while I'm gone!!


Sweet!  Thanks for the heads up.  What a good thing to see before leaving for vacation!
2896  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Poncho Memorial CG X-Box ESPN NFL 2K5 Tourney -Team Requests on: July 16, 2004, 03:54:58 PM
Quote from: "AgtFox"
Eco, I notice the e-mail section hasn't been populated on the home page yet.  You can get my e-mail by going over that e-mail link on this forum.  You can probably do that for everyone (or most everyone).


I'm planning on updating the email section this weekend.  Thanks!! smile
2897  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Poncho Memorial CG X-Box ESPN NFL 2K5 Tourney -Team Requests on: July 16, 2004, 01:17:55 PM
Sorry Simon, of course I want you in too smile

I made the changes, you have the Raiders now lockdown.  

I'm about to explode while waiting on this game.
2898  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / New BC Info! on: July 15, 2004, 07:13:10 PM
The interviews compliment one another nicely.  The IGN interview is understandably better smile
2899  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / New BC Info! on: July 15, 2004, 01:44:27 PM
Two new interviews about BC

http://www.eurogamer.net/article.php?article_id=56012


http://xbox.ign.com/articles/530/530516p1.html

I really suggest that you all read the interview I linked to above.  It's always been one of my most anticipated games.  

 
 
Look how big the world is!
 

 
2900  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / DOOOOOM 3 Gold! on: July 15, 2004, 01:37:47 PM
Quote from: "Dreamshadow"
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For what it's worth, I noticed no pauses while playing the Xbox version at E3.

Also, it didn't make it into my top 5 games of the show.

Still, this is exciting because I will more than likely purchase it regardless.


Now this is what I don't understand.  Why would you purchase it regardless?  What feature of the game makes it so that it is an instant purchase?  I'm not trying to be antagonistic here, but more understand why people are willing to suspend their normal rules for analyzing a game and it's merits based on its brand.


Because I'm in the mood for a horror FPS.  It really depends on when it comes out though.  There are so many games coming out between now and the end of the year.

Games that I know I will purchase regardless:

ESPN Football (real soon!)
Burnout 3
Brothers in Arms
Halo 2
KOTOR2
POP2
Jade Empire
Conker (more than likely)

Maybe Doom 2 slywink
2901  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / DOOOOOM 3 Gold! on: July 15, 2004, 12:58:01 PM
Quote from: "Nth Power"
I watched the trailer on the XBox Demo disc and wasn't that impressed with the console version.  There were some pauses which may just be for the trailer, but I wouldn't be surprised to see some kind of slow down in the actual game.   To it's benefit, the trailer did look pretty creepy, but I'm sure it'll be tons better on the PC.


For what it's worth, I noticed no pauses while playing the Xbox version at E3.

Also, it didn't make it into my top 5 games of the show.

Still, this is exciting because I will more than likely purchase it regardless.
2902  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / ESPN JULY 20th date is now OFFICIAL on: July 14, 2004, 03:41:46 AM
I really do feel that McNair is the best QB in the league, or at least equat to Manning.

If only he didn't get hurt so often.  Still, I also think he is one of the toughest QBs to ever play the game smile
2903  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / ESPN JULY 20th date is now OFFICIAL on: July 13, 2004, 07:52:24 PM
They should have made a Steve McNair Box... frown

I would buy it if it had Bart Simpson on the front though.
2904  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Poncho Memorial CG X-Box ESPN NFL 2K5 Tourney -Team Requests on: July 12, 2004, 10:59:31 PM
LOL!

That is great Lockdown.

By the way, I updated the Participants page, please email me or post here if I missed anyone or if anything is incorrect.  Also, if you're on the list please shoot me your email address so I can add it to the page if you don't mind.  That way everyone can communicate easier once the tournament starts.  

Off work now, bbl.
2905  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / ESPN JULY 20th date is now OFFICIAL on: July 12, 2004, 10:50:58 PM



Can't freaking wait!

Box Art!
2906  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Game Discussion: ESPN NFL 2K5 on: July 12, 2004, 10:37:47 PM


Official enough for you!!!!!!!!!!!! biggrin
2907  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Game Discussion: ESPN NFL 2K5 on: July 12, 2004, 09:21:35 PM
Something like this:

PS2
Graphics 5.0
Sound 5.0
Control 4.5

XBOX
Graphics 4.5
Sound 5.0
Control 4.0


Madden:

PS2
Graphics 4.5
Sound 4.5
Control 5.0

XBOX
Graphics 4.5
Sound 4.5
Control 5.0



Gamecube
Graphics 4.5
Sound 4.5
Control 4.5

They're a joke.  GP is a flat out joke.  For one, the game looks and sounds better on Xbox period.

whatever though, not worth my time.
2908  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Game Discussion: ESPN NFL 2K5 on: July 12, 2004, 09:20:17 PM
Gamepro apparently reviewed ESPN and Madden in their latest issue.
2909  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Bethesda Softworks to publish Fallout 3!!! on: July 12, 2004, 08:46:41 PM
Holy crap!  The possibilities! smile

Thanks a lot for the heads up.
2910  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Poncho Memorial CG X-Box ESPN NFL 2K5 Tourney -Team Requests on: July 12, 2004, 01:29:44 PM
Lockdown:  Thanks so much!  That is a great help.  I just got back from the beach yesterday so I didn't have a chance to update anything yet.  I will get to it this week for sure.  Aug. 9th sounds good to me.  If anyone objects to Aug. 9th for any reason please let me know.
2911  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Game Discussion: ESPN NFL 2K5 on: July 08, 2004, 03:04:08 PM
gamespot updated their date as well.

Looking pretty promising!:)
2912  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Poncho Memorial CG X-Box ESPN NFL 2K5 Tourney -Team Requests on: July 08, 2004, 02:34:23 PM
Quote from: "AgtFox"
I wouldn't call it confirmed as of yet.  Only EBGames has upped the date, Gamestop is still at 8/10.


http://www.gamestop.com/product.asp?product%5Fid=210590

Gamestop changed their date too!! smile  

It looks pretty legit to me now smile!
2913  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / New Release Date on: July 08, 2004, 01:25:34 PM
http://www.ebgames.com/ebx/product/243255.asp

July 20th now!!!  I can't freaking wait!
2914  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Poncho Memorial CG X-Box ESPN NFL 2K5 Tourney -Team Requests on: July 08, 2004, 01:25:06 PM
You're quiet welcome Lockdown smile

Pick your team quick so no one else gets it.  

Oh, did you happen to see that the game has been pushed up and is coming out July 20th???!!!

http://www.ebgames.com/ebx/product/243255.asp

 biggrin
2915  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / A thread after my own heart on: July 07, 2004, 04:57:25 AM
Quote from: "Graham"
Psst...Eco....you might want to check the spelling of "superior" in your sig.

Quote
ESPN Football has been supeior to Madden since it's debut on the Dreamcast. Never let anyone tell you different.


Thanks Graham.  A word I have spelled wrong more than once I'm sure.  It just doesn't feel right when I type it.
2916  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / A thread after my own heart on: July 06, 2004, 06:08:30 PM
I agree, thanks CG guys!

Updated my sig smile
2917  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Loving the heck out of Spider-Man 2 on: July 06, 2004, 04:46:31 PM
Quote from: "aledromo"
What's EB doing now?

5 games (almost any games) and you get it for free.  That is a lot of games I know, but when you can buy them for $4.99 that isn't too bad.
2918  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Loving the heck out of Spider-Man 2 on: July 06, 2004, 02:58:48 PM
Where did you get it for $20?  

I'm going to go to CC at lunch today and see if I can buy 4 of their $5 games, and trade them in at EB for Spiderman.
2919  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Which XBOX games support widescreen? on: July 06, 2004, 12:22:26 PM
Quote from: "Graham"
Eco, to get any of the HDTV lovin' goodness, you need the MS HD AV pack.  Once you have that in, you will change the dashboard to widescreen.  Once that is done, the games automatically detect your settings.

You will plug in the MS HD AV pack into the Pelican System Selector Pro component inputs, and then the System Selector into the TV.  You will need component to get the 16:9, unless you play the game with everything "stretched."  It won't be high definition though.


Ah!  Got it.  I will purchase the pack this weekend.  Thx.
2920  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Madden/ESPN NFL on: July 06, 2004, 12:14:52 PM
denoginizer:  I agree on all of your points.  The ability to actually play defense as a safety is what I've always loved about 2K.  

Anyway, I should work now.
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