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Codemasters Releases Colin McRae: DIRT Xbox 360/PC Demo

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Codemasters released today the Colin McRae: DIRT playable demos for the Xbox 360 video game and the PC, and confirmed a U.S. release date of June 19, 2007. The DIRT demos take gamers on three mud-splattered race events. The Xbox 360 demo events include Crossover, Hill Climb and C.O.R.R. (Championship Off-Road Racing). The PC demo swaps mountains for multiplayer and enables up to 100 players to go head-to-head in a race for the best time over a point-to-point rally stage. Both demos are available for download now - The Xbox 360 version from Xbox LIVE Marketplace, and the PC version of the demo, complete with a multiplayer event, available from www.codemasters.com/dirt.

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excuse my language but This Game Fa king Rules:rockout:
 
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have you played it? Man it's a step back from 2005 I tell thee! Graphics are cartoony at best cars handle like mario karts but the physics are good :D
 
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its quite good, but it took me an age to get my pad set up, as every game seems to since the 360 pad was released (its a logitech), but since when was colin mcrae american ('lets race baby', and 'I'LL see you in the full game') last i checked, he was a sweaty
 

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Looks like a very interesting game. I personally like Need for Speed and Need for Speed Underground alot more.
 

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the dirt looks to much like it has just been painted over the game. very fake looking.

but otherwise I love the physics on the new racing game :D
 

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i click icon and get loading sybol for 2 seconds and then nothing

went to task mananger and saw it in process list and end tasked it
 
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Until now the game sucks.:cry:
 

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And THATS why I wanted to buy that X1950Pro :p.
 
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Hmm yh it can be slideshow like on high settings, i have to run mind on medium at a res of 1680x1050, with filtering off, nice game tho, and very much like the addition of the baja buggies which are fun to race.

May have to get the wheel and pedals from the loft again.
 

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1 word, AMD OWNAGE!
 

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ZOMFG I cant even install the f**king game. I download it two time and I always get corropted files. PLEASE HELP I WANT TO PLAY THIS !!!!

And in the screen shot under "Detail" it says
Error Code: -5009 : 0x8002802b
Error Information:
>Ctor\ObjectWrapper.cpp (163)
>Ctor\ObjectWrapper.cpp (391)
>Kernel\Component.cpp (1161)
>Kernel\CABFile.cpp (384)
>SetupDLL\SetupDLL.cpp (1701)
PAPP: DiRT Demo
PVENDOR:Codemasters (http://www.codemasters.com)
PGUID:FEBC7B8D-BC69-46F7-A872-7698D03127C8
$10.1.0.244
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#22
It was propably something like 15fps, but high also puts 4xAA. ATT fps indicator or screeshot capture doesn't work with this game, so can't tell for sure. It was still playable, but I like it smooth.

Here some screenshot for you that can't run it:
http://www.gamershell.com/pc/colin_mcrae_dirt/screenshots.html

and a nice movie:
http://ve3dboards.ign.com/message.asp?topic=26752507
Well wow.. that movie looks pretty cool, even though I don't think they can smash into a wall that fast and carry on driving :confused:

Also... I :love: the cockpit view. Used to have WRC 2003 on XBOX and I loved it. This looks 10X better !! :D
 
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Torrent or File Hosting Service?

I don't trust torrents unless they're private trackers, cos they usually mess up.
I used flashget two times and iexpertor once.
 

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Hmm, well if you got it from 2 seperate sources then it must be a PC problem...

Try Codemasters support. I won't bother downloading this because it looks too high end for me to play it nicely. (Plus now I have that f*£^$"ing Virgin Media "Traffic Shaping".)