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Vista exclusive games cracked

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Posted June 27, 2007 by admin in Gaming

Halo 2 and Shadowrun are the two victims, and through the release of a patch will run happily on XP. ‘Razor1911’ took credit for hacking Shadowrun and claim that all that is required is to replace some files in the installation directory.

First Microsoft claims that it was impossible to implement DirectX 10 compatibility on top of Windows XP, wrote CEO Brian Thomason of reverse-engineering firm Falling Leaf Systems. And now they also wants us to believe that it couldn?t successfully launch two DirectX 9-based titles on XP either. We plan to expose both theories as patently false.

Both the games were released to intentionally speed up the transition to Vista – well… so they thought.

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