The Prestige

[image title=”prestige” size=”thumbnail” id=”343″ align=”right” linkto=”https://irrationale2.files.wordpress.com/2008/08/prestige.jpg” ]I love films. I love the way that you can watch a film and feel like a different person once you’re done. The way that when the credits start rolling you finally realise that you are actually still sitting in your living room, instead of being part of the […]

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Review: Dungeon Keeper 2 (PC)

Back in 1999, Bullfrog released the sequel to their highly acclaimed God sim, Dungeon Keeper. Similar to the original, Dungeon Keeper 2 (DK2) is set in a dark and evil underground world. Remember all those games where you get to play a hero, questing deep into dark dungeons to destroy the forces of evil? Well, […]

AMD fights back in the battle of the Quad Cores

AMD described its forthcoming quad-core processor, codenamed Barcelona, in a session at today’s Microprocessor Forum. Details of the new microarchitecture on which the processor is based (codenamed K8L) have been known for some time now. Still, the event brought some new info, and here are some highlights that I’ve culled from some of the reporting […]

Upcoming expansion pack for Star Wars: Empire at War

Back in February, there was a revolution in Star Wars strategy games: one was released that wasn’t utterly horrible. Far from it, in fact. Empire at War turned out to be a cunning blend of large-scale, turn-based strategizing and up-close-and-personal tactical battles on land and in space. Forces of Corruption is Empire at War’s upcoming […]

EverQuest II Echoes of Faydwer

EverQuest II has been around for almost two years now and the game shows little sign of slowing down in terms of evolving both the playing experience and the challenge. Coming soon, to a PC near you, is the latest update for the game, the third expansion overall, Echoes of Faydwer. The expansion takes part […]

New updates for Steam and CS:S

A new update has just been released for Steam and Counter Strike: Source. This update will include a range of different patches including fixes for the Source engine, updates for SourceTV as well as repairs for some garbled fonts. The most interesting one is an update for Counter Strike Source called “Dynamic Weapon Pricing”. We’re […]

Neverwinter Nights 2

Role-playing games such as Neverwinter Nights 2 immerse you into another world, and another life. You can take on the role of a warrior, thief, magician, and more, as you pursue a great quest, usually to defeat evil. With Neverwinter Nights 2, however, the focus is on improving the role-playing experience, as you can do […]

Warhammer: Mark of Chaos

[image title=”whmoc” size=”thumbnail” id=”366″ align=”right” linkto=”https://irrationale2.files.wordpress.com/2008/08/whmoc.jpg” ]Since the first screenshots appeared over a year ago, Warhammer and strategy fans have been looking forward to Warhammer: Mark of Chaos. Though there have been previous games based on the popular and long-lived Warhammer fantasy license, Mark of Chaos’s beautiful visuals promise to bring the armies of men, […]

Intel Core 2: To buy or not to buy?

There’s been an awful lot of talk recently regarding the release of the new Intel Core 2 chips. So far only the Duo (dual core) version has been released, but the Quadro (quad core) is apparently just around the corner. There’s a nice review (including benchmarks) of the Quadro over at Tom’s Hardware.

All moved in. Well, Almost.

Well, the move to the new domain name is almost complete. Once apon a time irrationale.com was called evolvetechnology.com, and was basically the same thing as it is now: A site dedicated to informing whoever's willing on what's going on in the IT world.  There's news articles on games, linux, technology and science. There's reviews […]