This is from my latest Creative Newsletter For SB users. Quote : Creative ALchemy Sound Blaster X-Fi and Audigy owners can have their EAX® and 3D audio restored when playing legacy DirectSound3D (DS3D) games on Windows Vista™. An additional 42 DS3D games have been added in the latest update! Get your Vista update drivers there. I hope this is helpfull to Gamers with SB audio.