/>
X

Photos: Gauging the E3 games

Few games get the crowd at E3 too fired up, but there's plenty to like nonetheless.
12608.jpg
1 of 6 Bill Detwiler/ZDNet

Spore creature editor

The creature editor in the forthcoming EA/Maxis game "Spore" will allow players to create any kind of creature they want. "Spore," by "Sims" creator Will Wright, was the one game that seemed to be on everyone's lips at this year's E3.

12609.jpg
2 of 6 Bill Detwiler/ZDNet

WoW booth

Blizzard Entertainment's "World of Warcraft" booth is guarded by a fearsome creature from the popular online game's forthcoming "Burning Crusade" expansion.

12610.jpg
3 of 6 Bill Detwiler/ZDNet

Frogger

To celebrate the 25th anniversary of the hit game "Frogger," Konami had a life-size version of the game's iconic character on hand at E3. Classic games drew a lot of interest from nostalgic gamers at this year's show.

12611.jpg
4 of 6 Bill Detwiler/ZDNet

WoW screens

Players addicted to "World of Warcraft" try the online game's "Burning Crusade" expansion at Blizzard Entertainment's E3 "WoW" booth.

12612.jpg
5 of 6 Bill Detwiler/ZDNet

Smackdown vs. Raw 2007

At the booth for THQ's "Smackdown vs. Raw 2007" masks and outfits from champion wrestler Rey Mysterio are on display.

12613.jpg
6 of 6 Bill Detwiler/ZDNet

Line for Spore

People waited in line for nearly two hours to get a demonstration of Electronic Arts' "Spore," one of the most anticipated video games still in development.

Related Galleries

Linux turns 30: The biggest events in its history so far
05-debian.jpg

Related Galleries

Linux turns 30: The biggest events in its history so far

31 Photos
Say hello to the early days of web browsers
netscape-shutterstock-189041855.jpg

Related Galleries

Say hello to the early days of web browsers

9 Photos
Parallels Toolbox 5.0 for Windows and Mac, in pictures
Mac Dashboard

Related Galleries

Parallels Toolbox 5.0 for Windows and Mac, in pictures

12 Photos
Parallels Toolbox 4.5 for PCs, M1 and Intel Macs
Parallels Toolbox

Related Galleries

Parallels Toolbox 4.5 for PCs, M1 and Intel Macs

39 Photos
Parallels Toolbox 4 for Windows and Mac
parallels-toolbox-show-desktop-macos-screenshot

Related Galleries

Parallels Toolbox 4 for Windows and Mac

10 Photos
How to perform a clean install of Windows 10: Here's a step-by-step checklist
00-before-you-start.jpg

Related Galleries

How to perform a clean install of Windows 10: Here's a step-by-step checklist

17 Photos
Linux survival guide: These 21 applications let you move easily between Linux and Windows
apps-for-linux-and-windows.jpg

Related Galleries

Linux survival guide: These 21 applications let you move easily between Linux and Windows

22 Photos