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03-30-04, 02:23 AM
Anyone have this game yet? Its supposed to have shipped available already according to codemaster website? (http://www.codemasters.co.uk/colinmcraerally04/uk/colinmcraerally04.php)

Edit: Sorry folks, I just re-read and the website in the UK says 4th April! :D

Online Features:
* Up to eight simultaneous players on a LAN or On-line Network.
* Compete in Championship or Stage Races with up to 8 players.
* Other players are seen as ghost cars on each computer.
* Co-operative and competitive team play challenges.

Main Features:
* New PC specific improved audio including crowd and ambient effects, alongside the acclaimed engine sounds, and fast flowing pace notes, all delivered in surround sound. Also exclusive to PC is support for Creative Labs EAX 4.0 ADVANCED HD environmental real time effects. Sound Blaster Audigy 2 ZS or USB Sound Blaster Audigy 2 NZ sound cards recommended.

* You take control! The game delivers exhilarating Championship, Rally and Stages gaming modes, each with single player or multiplayer options that offer co-operative and competitive team challenges.

* Drive any car from the start in the new Open Championship Mode. Compete in a full rally season or specialise in a 4 or 2 wheel drive championship.

* New Expert Championship Mode demands the best performance from the most die-hard rally fan with its tough damage settings and ultra-competitive AI drivers.

* Test new car parts in challenging sub games to acquire new technology - be it an engine, tyres or a suspension test - increasing the chance of success against the competition as the season continues.

* In the Championship, Stages and Rally modes you can race against the clock or go multiplayer with split screen or alternate play for upto 4 players. Saved runs can be seen on the stage as a ghost car, which can be then competed against for the fastest time.

* Enhanced environment detail and new replay cameras.

*Create a Custom Rally, with favourite or themed stages such as straights, jumps or hills, which can be compiled, saved and played at any time.

* 48 tracks and 4 shakedown stages through 8 countries including UK, Australia, Finland, Japan and the USA each designed by hand to deliver the perfect rallying gaming experience.

* Over 20 incredibly detailed vehicles constructed in exquisite detail with improved physics and handling giving even more control, including Citroen Xsara, Mitsubishi EVO 7 and Subaru Impreza, alongside classic cars and more Bonus vehicles.

03-30-04, 02:44 AM
I drooled when i first playd the demo http://www.nvnews.net/vbulletin/showthread.php?t=25748 :drooling: all the damage model realism sweet :drooling: :drooling: problem its not out in US yet :( or is it ?

03-30-04, 11:20 AM
Yeah I cant wait for it..just loved the demo ...we Pc gamers are in for a real treat couse we will soon also have Richard Burns Rally and Xpand Rally not to mention all super Fps mmm, great time's coming indeed ;-)

03-30-04, 11:23 AM
yup...loved the demo...waiting for april 4th or so..well later as I am in Hong Kong...and also waiting for richardburns...I hope a demo is out soon. CMR4 is i think a TQIMTBP game as its highlighted on NV's nZone website