updated 09:55 am EDT, Thu May 8, 2003
MacPlay has announced that its first two gaming titles developed by Virtual
Programming are expected to ship this month. , expected to ship on May 12, "offers you the opportunity to rewrite history. Relive the years 1492-1792 and lead one of 90 different Nations, including China, Britain, and the Cherokees, to world domination. This real-time strategy game includes 9 gameplay scenarios, over 500 historical missions, and more than 200 random events that affect gameplay." It is $30.
Meanwhile, Another War is expected to ship by May 30th: "you play an adventurer trapped in his own private war as World War II rages around him. When he attempts to rescue a friend from the clutches of German soldiers in Nazi-occupied France, he gets more than he bargained for. In fact, he eventually finds himself in Leningrad, where German and Soviet scientists guard a secret project." Pre-orders for the $30 Mac OS X-only title are available online.