View Full Version : Spore = Gold

08-14-08, 01:03 PM
from Bluesnews=

EA and Maxis announce the completion of development on Spore, so Will Wright's life simulation is on track for its most recent release date of September 7 in North America and Asia Pacific and September 5 in Europe:

Redwood City, CA – August 14, 2008 –The wait is almost over! Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:ERTS) and Maxis today announced that Spore™ the most anticipated video game of the year from the creator of The Sims(TM), has gone gold and will be available for the Mac and PC at retailers September 5 in Europe and September 7 in North America and Asia Pacific. Spore™ Creatures for Nintendo DS™ and Spore™ Origins for mobile phones will also be available globally September 7.

Players who preorder Spore or Spore Galactic Edition from participating retailers will receive a coupon good for $10 off their next purchase of custom merchandise at www.zazzle.com/sporestore. For the ultimate Spore fan, the limited Galactic Edition will contain the 'Making of Spore' DVD, 'How to Build a Better Being' DVD (a 50 minute National Geographic Channel documentary DVD hosted by Spore mastermind, Will Wright), 'The Art of Spore' hardback book, an exclusive Spore poster, and a premium 100-page Galactic Handbook.

"We are so excited to finally get Spore into the hands of fans and players," said Lucy Bradshaw, executive producer of Spore at Maxis. "The Maxis studio has had an absolute blast creating Spore, but the fun is just beginning. The most engaging stories are truly the ones people create themselves, and we can't wait to see how players not only craft and explore the Spore universe, but hear what stories they have to tell as a result."

Spore gives players their own personal universe in a box, allowing fans to create and evolve life, establish tribes, build civilizations, sculpt entire worlds and explore a universe created by other gamers. Spore gives players a wealth of creative tools to customize nearly every aspect of their universe: creatures, vehicles, buildings, and even spaceships. Players can then seamlessly share their creations with the world via the Sporepedia™ and explore infinite new galaxies created by other gamers*.

For all the latest Spore news, screens, videos community content, and to try out the trial version of the hugely popular Spore Creature Creator, visit www.spore.com.


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08-14-08, 03:23 PM
Does the making of Spore bonus DVD show all the release date push backs? LOL!

08-14-08, 03:36 PM
I need a computer -_-

try following the cable out the back of your keyboard...

08-14-08, 03:43 PM
try following the cable out the back of your keyboard...


08-14-08, 04:16 PM

Some sig it!

08-14-08, 05:08 PM
try following the cable out the back of your keyboard...


08-14-08, 05:30 PM
:rofl :rofl

08-14-08, 06:24 PM
awesome :)

08-14-08, 06:34 PM

08-15-08, 02:28 AM
God must be rolling in his grave.

bob saget
08-15-08, 02:57 AM
God must be rolling in his grave.

oh no you 'idnt

08-15-08, 07:27 AM
Yes I did. I have done for all Spore threads.

08-15-08, 11:12 AM
So has anyone preordered it? Newegg.com is running a special for free shipping on preordered games. Has anyone ever purchased a preorder from newegg? If so, what are your experiences with it?

08-15-08, 11:23 AM
I will wait for some reviews and maybe a demo...I remember preordering Sims and played for like a day before I uninstalled the crap.Funny though I married a girl that was addicted to the game!!!!