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For Obsidian's crowdfunded love letter to Infinity Engine games like Icewind Dale and Baldur's Gate, I was impressed by its willingness to pull back the curtain and let me see the machinery behind it.
We've all been there. Everyone remembers that mission. You and your partner are climbing up the mountains in the snow, striving to pull some slick clandestine operation about getting some intel on a bad guy, or something similar (because let's face...
Sierra Online has released a playable demo for Aces of the Galaxy, a game that offers swift space combat with you piloting a ship into the screen-and a near constant onslaught of attacking ships and other terrestrial hazards. Aces gives you different weapons you can use, such as guns and torpedoes. Also, you can snag power-up icons at various points to help you out during the game's 24 levels. Your progress also unlocks different ships you can use, each of which have varied capabilities.