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Melbourne Cup Challenge

Platform(s): PC, PlayStation 2, Xbox
Genre: Sports
Publisher: Tru Blu Entertainment
Developer: Sidhe Interactive

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'Melbourne Cup Challenge' - Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Nov. 1, 2006 @ 10:14 a.m. PST

Get the Melbourne Cup Challenge demo off WP (100mb)

Minimum System requirements

32MB 3D DirectX 8.1a compatible accelerated video card
16 Bit DirectX 8.1a compatible Sound Card
850MB of Hard Drive Space
Windows 98SE, 2000*, XP*
CDROM drive

*With latest service pack

Recommended System requirements

P4 1.3GHz
64MB 3D DirectX 8.1a compatible Texture & Lighting video card
16 Bit DirectX 8.1a compatible Sound Card
850MB of Hard Drive Space
Windows 98SE, 2000*, XP*
24x CDROM drive

*With latest service pack

Support Information

See the game manual or for support information.

Frequently Asked Questions

Should I upgrade my video or sound drivers?

Some performance problems may be associated with the video or sound card driver being out of date or incompatible. Up to date drivers are available from the card manufacturers' Web sites.

The Web site address for driver updates should have been provided with your card or PC documentation.

The following Web sites are for the more popular video and sound card manufacturers.

- ATI (for example, Radeon series): -

- Creative Labs (for example, SoundBlaster Live! and Audigy): -

- Matrox (for example, Millennium G400 and Millennium G450): -

- nVidia (for example, GeForce series): -

- Realtek (commonly built into many computers / motherboards)

Do you have any DirectX information?

For help with DirectX go to

Should I close down all programs running in the background?

Programs that run in the background can cause problems when starting or running the game. If you are having problems, try closing all other applications before starting the game.

How do I adjust the game options in the game?

Some PCs may benefit from altering the graphic options in the game.

To improve the performance of the game, try the following adjustments:

- Reduce the screen resolution to 640X480 in the Graphic Setting menu
- Reduce the Detail to Low.
- Changing the bit depth to 16 bit.
- Ensure motion blur is off.

If the game is still running slowly check that the resolution in the game is suitable for your video card

Where can I find out more information about the game?

Check out the official website at: or

Tru Blu's official website is available at:

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