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Virtual Villagers, Travelogue 360: Paris now in stores

Aspyr Media today announced Virtual Villagers and Travelogue 360: Paris for Mac, both US$29.99, have now arrived in stores throughout North America. Both games are licensed by Big Fish Games. “These poor villagers washed up on shore after surviving a horrific volcanic eruption. You have to guide them in learning how to survive in this real-time simulation game. They learn by doing, but you might have to keep an eye on them to make sure they don’t give up too easily.

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CSI: Dark Motives coming to the Mac

Aspyr Media today announced that will publish a Mac version of CSI: Crime Scene Investigation: Dark Motives. The company said the game — which is licensed by Ubisoft and being developed for the Mac by Critical Path — is expected to be released this summer. “Truth always leaves a trace. In CSI: Dark Motives, team up with the entire cast of CSI and a new, improved crime lab to track down the heinous truth in five complex new crimes. No crime is ever perfect.

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Aspyr slashes game prices

Aspyr Media today announced it’s dropping prices on several Mac titles. More than a dozen games, from Battlefield 1942: Secret Weapons of World War II to Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six 3: Athena Sword to Homeworld 2 and more, have all been marked down. See below for a complete list of games. These special offers are only available at U.S. retail outlets.

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Aspyr to preview The Sims 2 at Austin Apple Store

Aspyr Media will be showcasing The Sims 2 on Friday, April 15, at 7:00 p.m. at the monthly Aspyr game night at Austin’s Apple store. The Apple Store at Barton Creek Mall hosts this free community event each month to demonstrate the quality of Mac gaming with the latest Macintosh games and the newest Macintosh equipment. Aspyr representative Andrew Brazell will be on hand to give a short demonstration. The Sims 2, licensed from Electronic Arts, is scheduled to ship in June. The game can be pre-ordered now for US$49.99.

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Aspyr offers buy one game, get one free promo

Aspyr Media today announced a special offer for Mac gamers. If you buy True Crime: Streets of L.A., you get one of the following games for free: Star Wars Jedi Knight II: Jedi Outcast, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, Space Colony, or 007 Nightfire. The offer is valid through April 30, 2005. You must use promo code ASPYR6FFAPRL at checkout.

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True Crime: Streets of L.A. now shipping

Aspyr today announced True Crime: Streets of L.A. for Mac has begun shipping and is expected to be on retail shelves by March 19. “Drive, fight and shoot your way through a massive array of unpredictable missions. With stealth techniques, vicious martial arts moves and impressive new weapons, as Nick Kang you experience the gritty, seedy underbelly of a vicious Los Angeles crime wave. Cruise the city taking down or harassing the scum of the streets.

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LEGO Star Wars game coming to the Mac

Aspyr announced today that it will publish a Mac version of LEGO Star Wars: The Video Game. “In LEGO Star Wars, compete in action packed lightsaber duels against Darth Maul. Experience mind-blowing space battles in your starfighter. Use the Force–accessing secret areas and overcoming obstacles–to construct and play as more than 30 of your favorite characters such as Obi-Wan Kenobi, Anakin Skywalker, Yoda and more!

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Aspyr, CompUSA offer discounted games

CompUSA retail outlets are now offering a range of Aspyr game titles at reduced prices, including MTX, Black Hawn Down and Tom Clancy’s Athena Sword. Now US$9.99 – Indiana Jones Emperor; Medal of Honor Allied Assault Breakthrough; MTX: Mototrax; and Star Trek: Elite Force II. Now $19.99 – Battlefield 1942: Secret Weapons of World War II; Delta Force: Black Hawk Down; SimCity 4 Rush Hour; Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six 3: Athena Sword; and Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six 3: Raven Shield. Read More

Command & Conquer Generals Zero Hour shipping

Aspyr Media announced today that it is now shipping Command & Conquer Generals Zero Hour, the first expansion pack for Command & Conquer Generals. The US$29.99 title is expected to arrive in stores by Friday, and was developed for the Mac by i5works. “With new units, structures, and upgrades, as well as the all-new Generals Challenge Mode, Command & Conquer Generals Zero Hour delivers all the firepower players need in the quest to become the ultimate modern warfare General.” Read More

Aspyr ends Men of Valor development

Aspyr Media announced today it has cancelled conversion of the Men of Valor game for Mac OS X. “The decision to remove the title from Aspyr’s calendar was a result of several different factors and much deliberation,” the company said in a statement. “Aspyr remains dedicated to continuing to bring high-quality games to Mac users and apologizes for the change of plans.”

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Aspyr to ship Medal of Honor, The Sims bundles

Aspyr Media announced today that it will begin shipping two new Mac game bundles next week–Medal of Honor Warchest and The Sims Party Pack. Medal of Honor Warchest features Medal of Honor Allied Assault, Spearhead and Breakthrough. The Sims Party Pack includes The Sims, Hot Date, House Party and Livin’ Large. Both are expected to retail for US$49.99 each.

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Rainbow Six 3: Athena Sword to ship Nov. 22

Aspyr said today that the Mac version of Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six 3: Athena Sword has gone gold and is scheduled to begin shipping Monday, November 22. “Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six 3: Athena Sword takes the elite, multinational squad of counter-terrorist operatives to the exotic Mediterranean. Your mission is to command Team Rainbow while tracking the desperate remnants of the international terror network from Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six 3: Raven Shield.

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