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Vegas multiplayer demo infiltrates Live [update 1]


There's nothing quite like a nice Friday demo. For those of you who can't get enough of the Rainbow Six: Vegas demo, you're in luck, because a multiplayer demo just dropped on Live Marketplace. According to the description, there are tons of modes available, including Adversarial, Attack & Defend, and Terro Hunt. Terro Hunt, 4 player co-op game in which your team slaughters hordes of terrorists, sounds particularly fun. We haven't finished the download yet (almost a gig), so we don't know if character creation -- or face mapping -- is available. We'll update you with our impressions as soon as possible.

Update: It looks like this demo is only available for Gold members. Silver members can get this on November 24th. Still, considering it's online multiplayer, how would Silver members play it anyway?

[Thanks, Chris Hipple]

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1. This game was a serious contender for the money in my wallet... until I got Gears of War. That said, I still look foward to playing the demo!

Posted at 11:04AM on Nov 17th 2006 by Mintz 0 stars

2. Character creation is included, you get to pick male/female, pick from a few set faces (male can add facial hair) then from "facial features" which is camo, scars etc. You can also kit yourself out picking from a range of weapons, armor and clothing.

(btw you can tag your character with a 3 letter prefix, so im guessing this is for clans)

Posted at 11:05AM on Nov 17th 2006 by KineticOnline 0 stars

3. There's also a basketball demo available (I think it was NCAA 07).

Posted at 11:32AM on Nov 17th 2006 by Ozyman666 0 stars

4. Yes, I downloaded the Vegas demo. It is horrible. And to think, I almost bought this game of Gears of War. That would have been a huge mistake. I really hope RB6 pulls this game off the shelves before we can buy it, so they can fix the multiplayer. Horrible!!!

Posted at 11:41AM on Nov 17th 2006 by Gunner43 0 stars

5. Sorry, I meant "over Gears of War." Not "of Gears of War."

But does anyone else agree with my comments?

Posted at 11:43AM on Nov 17th 2006 by Gunner43 0 stars

6. I'm playing GOW Multiplayer, RB6 Demo, and FFIII for my DS.

Actually I didn't have any problems with RB6 Multiplayer. I like it, though I'm missing the graphical power of GOW and the Roadie Run.

I didn't realize how slow normal shooters were until I played GOW for 2 weeks and then RB6.

The graphics aren't that great in multiplayer, but it is still fun. Can anything live up to GOW.

Posted at 12:19PM on Nov 17th 2006 by Lou 0 stars

7. they said that there are over 3 million different combinations to choose from in the real game, and that's not including the digimask.

Posted at 10:27PM on Nov 17th 2006 by cerberus414 0 stars

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