was first released, it was so buggy that, at one point, the first boss just stood still while he was being hit.
Capture The Flag
Ritual Entertainment released a free Capture The Flag multiplayer add-on along with the 1.04 patch.
Some copies of the SiN
demo carry the nasty CIH virus, which corrupts a hard disk and BIOS on the 26th of the month. These infected copies came into circulation from players who downloaded the demo onto their infected computer, then uploaded the demo to their website for people to download.
On December 4, 1998, SiN
was put on the infamous German index by the BPjS. For more information about what this means and to see a list of games sharing the same fate, take a look here: BPjS/BPjM indexed games
In the German version, all blood and gore effects were removed.
On October 24, 2000, a feature length anime based on the game was released (VHS and DVD).
featured the first-ever multiplayer level with multiple gravity axis (the Escher house-themed paradox), as well as the first commercial miniaturization level (spry), which let players duke it out in a giant living room.
Information also contributed by
Steve Hessel and
- In a few levels in the game (SinTEK Chemical Plant part 1, Sinclaire estate, etc.) issues of the computer game magazine PC Zone can be seen laying on tables. The developers were so impressed by the coverage of PC Zone that they included the front cover of that issue in the game.
- In the first level, there is a safe hidden behind a picture in one of the rooms in the bank (the one with only one picture). In the safe there are two boxes of Quake Mission Pack No 1 games.