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Reach


Try Before You Buy!

You are advised to download 
one of the various demos before placing an order! If they don't 
work for you, neither will 
the full game...


The Heavyweight Titles

This game can be found on the Heavyweight Titles compilation, along with several other titles,
for just $29.99...


 

 



Reach

Reach for the top of the rankings in a bold new era of boxing! The "Boxing Entertainment Commission" has shunned mundane sport in favour of exciting action - and you're cordially invited to join the fun. Create your own prize fighter from scratch and immerse yourself in gaming's most involving boxing universe - featuring up to 100 characters spread across 3 weight classes. Here, what happens in the ring is merely the first round - as you proceed backstage to manage your business affairs and plot your next career move! Negotiate lucrative contracts with the suits and then arrange matches with the talent - filling up your weekly schedule with spectacular pay-per-view bouts and history-making tournaments. Along the way, you'll transform your body to survive in the ring and adjust your attitude to survive backstage. With so many balls in the air, the only question is will your Reach exceed your grasp?
Requires a PC compatible with DirectX graphics. 1.6gHz processor recommended. Vista users may experience difficulties on "limited accounts" and are advised to run the program as an "administrator"...


Boxed Version
$16.99
Click to order the official boxed CD version of the game. It comes in a fully decorated jewel case, complete with a pull-out instructions summary and exclusive bonus material - including source code extracts, graphical templates, and demos of all previous games. Since space isn't an issue, the disc is also able to offer a special high resolution installation of the game! The product ships from California USA, so please anticipate shipping costs and delays for international orders. Also note that this is the game in its purest form, and is therefore the easiest to update...
The boxed game is also available from CafePress


Downloadable Version v1.95
(31mb)
Click to download a special trial version of the full game. You can load it up 3 times, free of charge, after which you must register at full price to continue. Orders are processed in US Dollars ($14.99), but international currencies are welcome and should be translated automatically. However, please note that these online versions aren't as easily updated as the pure boxed game...
Alternative Download Location (MDickie.com)


Demo Version
(7mb)
Click to download the official demo of the game. In the interests of a small download, please appreciate that many features have been restricted and/or reduced in quality. It merely gives you a chance to play a meaningless match between 2 preset characters. Simply take it as a test to ensure that the game works on your computer, and then read the official preview or download the trial version to learn more about the full game...


Version 1.95 Update
(1mb)
Click to download a patch that allows the boxed game to benefit from the very latest modifications. Further to the behind-the-scenes inconsistencies that were resolved in earlier versions, the latest updates set about improving your boxing experience by making clinches easier to initiate and managers less intrusive. They even make press conferences less repetitive by adding a greater variety of responses! We also address a few tiny inconsistencies that were affecting a boxer's in-ring health and injury status. And v1.9 catches a potentially troublesome bug that causes the game to crash upon changing resolutions, and also takes steps to ensure Tournaments pan out properly when you ask to control every match. Simply replace the boxed game's executable with the one in this zip file and read the accompanying "Version History" text document for the full story...
Requires an installation of the boxed full game.


Efficient Animations Patch
(1mb)
Thanks to a breakthrough in animation, you can halve loading times and enhance performance with these modified files! Simply extract the contents of the patch to your installation of the game and you should notice the difference...
Requires an installation of the full game.


Realistic Belt Patch
(1mb)
Be the first to enjoy Wrestling MPire 2008's improved belts by loading them up in Reach! Simply extract the contents of this patch to your installation of the game and you should find that the fuzzy old textures have been replaced by realistic high resolution versions...
Requires an installation of the full game.


High Resolution Costumes
(6mb)
Get the trial looking its best with these high resolution versions of the costume files. Simply use WinZip to extract the contents to your game's "Characters" folder and you should notice the difference. Be warned though - they're excluded by default because they greatly increase loading times and damage performance on slower computers! You may want to consider backing up the low resolution originals in case your gaming experience is negatively affected...
Requires an installation of the trial.


Facial Expressions Patch
(60kb)
Bring Wrestling MPire 2008's slightly modified facial expressions to Reach courtesy of this small graphical patch. Simply extract the contents to your installation of the game and you should find that the unremarkable lined eyebrows have been replaced by more curvaceous versions. Be sure to back up the originals in case you prefer them though!
Requires an installation of the full game.

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