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Rune: Halls of Valhalla (2001)

Rune: Halls of Valhalla

Gathering of Developers

Rune: Halls of Valhalla is a multiplayer-only expansion to the computer game Rune. It features many new characters to choose from, thirty three new maps, and most prominently: two completely new game modes.

Rune (2000)

Rune

Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc.

Rune is a 3D action game in which the player takes the role of Ragnar the Viking, mightiest warrior of a byegone age.

There is a full single player game as well as a multiplayer component, in case players tire of the AI.

Age of Empires: Gold Edition (1999)

Age of Empires: Gold Edition

Microsoft Corporation

The Gold Edition of Age of Empires is a box set which includes the original game and the expansion that was released later in its life, Age of Empires: The Rise of Rome.

Deus Ex: GOTY Edition (2001)

Deus Ex: GOTY Edition (2001)

Eidos Interactive, Inc.

In this new edition of the acclaimed PC title Deus Ex, you get the full original game with a brand new multiplayer and head-to-head deathmatch modes as well as a new editing software kit which allows you to create your own levels (single and multiplayer types) and edit existing levels from the original. All this and a full CD soundtrack featuring 30 remixed songs from the game.

Mad Dog II: The Lost Gold (1994)

Mad Dog II: The Lost Gold

American Laser Games, Inc.

The sequel to American Laser Game’s original Mad Dog McCree, with pretty much the same gameplay and motion capture graphics. This PC conversion seems to have been tweaked a bit to be more stable than the original Mad Dog. There’s also somewhat limited replay value as you can choose from 3 different guides for 3 different routes through the game.

Lego Island (1997)

Lego Island

Mindscape, Inc.

Lego Island is an action adventure game designed for younger players. The game is played from a first-person perspective as one of several characters on the island. The island is a three-dimensional world with a lot of Lego inhabitants for you to interact with.

John Saul’s Blackstone Chronicles: An Adventure in Terror (1998)

John Saul’s Blackstone Chronicles: An Adventure in Terror

Mindscape, Inc.

It is just a few days before the town of Blackstone’s landmark mental hospital is opened as a Museum of Psychiatric History. The restoration efforts of the Blackstone Historical Society have reawakened the evil that dwells within the old building. As Oliver Metcalf, the son of the hospital’s last superintendent, you have been trapped inside the walls of the Blackstone Asylum. You are compelled to explore its haunted halls, discovering its secrets and solving its mysteries. Yet your only clues to the Asylum’s past are locked in the minds of its ghostly inhabitants.

Jazz Jackrabbit 2 (1998)

Jazz Jackrabbit 2

Gathering, Project Two Interactive BV

In this sequel to Jazz Jackrabbit, you have 4 different worlds to finish all featuring eight-layer smooth parallax scrolling in up to 640×480 high resolution VGA modes. Different from the existing worlds you can make and play your own levels by using Jazz Creation Station (3-level shareware version is also included within the game!).

Interstate ’82 (1999)

Interstate ’82

Activision, Inc.

Much like the original Interstate ’76, Interstate ’82 has you driving beefed up cars and blasting away the enemy with all the latest high tech weapons, just with 80’s cars instead of the 70’s monsters. However, this sequel is a more action packed title like the console version of Interstate ’76, Vigilante 8.

Infestation (2000)

Infestation

Ubi Soft Entertainment Software

In the game you drive an upgradeable buggy, an experimental vehicle, named ACAM. It can be transformed into six different shapes; you can turn it into an aircraft, or even a hovercraft. You have to shoot aliens with flashy weapons, collect resources such as Crystals, Energy Spheres and lost scientists. So you as single human hero must put evil aliens in their place and introduce them to his plasma cannon.