TDK Mediactive E3 2002 Line-up
Robotech: A mission driven, third person action game that takes
the classic mecha-filled mayhem of the animated television series and
translates it into an exciting real-time 3D game. In this high-octane
arcade shooter, players take on the role of an intrepid fighter pilot
who must put his skills to the test in a desperate struggle to aid the
Robotech Defense Force (RDF) in safeguarding the planet Earth against
the evil alien forces of the Zentraedi™ armada. Players control the
Veritech™ fighter, a unique mecha capable of ground-based fighting
in robot form, or quickly transformable into a fast attack fighter for
aerial dog fighting. Robotech: Battlecry™ is scheduled to launch
this winter for PlayStation2, Xbox, and GameCube with Robotech: The
Macross Saga™ releasing for Game Boy Advance.
Shrek® Super Party™: Movie-like graphics and multi-player
action come to the living room in this interactive board game with 30
action-packed mini-games! Up to four players can play as Shrek,
Princess Fiona™, Lord Farquaad™, Donkey, Monsieur Hood, or
Thelonius. By advancing in the board game, swapping bugs and/or
teaming-up against opponents, players will compete to earn 100 drops
of bug juice and win the game. Shrek Super PartyTM
is scheduled to release on Xbox this winter 2002.
Shrek Extra Large™: The ogre is back! And he’s EXTRA LARGE!
Enhanced and redesigned for the GameCube demographic, the hit
character-based platformer, Shrek is back and stacked with 10 levels,
new and beloved twisted fairy tale characters, over 15 awesome cut
scenes and action-packed gameplay! Players will explore twisted fairy
tale lands and complete over 50 missions in order to rescue Princess
Fiona. Scheduled to release winter 2002.
Shrek Treasure Hunt: Tons of Shrek fun on PlayStation One! In
this third-person activity based video game kids can play as Shrek
through a series of mini-games. It all starts in Shrek’s swamp,
where he and Princess Fiona are planning a picnic. It seems that three
blind mice have borrowed Shrek’s materials and, well, misplaced
them. Players will play as Shrek and complete 10 mini-games. Only when
all the pieces are collected will Shrek and Princess Fiona be able to
enjoy their lovely picnic. The hunt is scheduled to begin this summer.
Shrek Hassle at the Castle™: A third-person action/adventure
game with a Japanese-flavoured character design. The game loosely
follows the storyline of the Academy Award® winning major motion
picture. Shrek embarks on a journey to save his swamp that has been
overrun by fairy tale creatures. In order to regain his rightful land,
Shrek must rescue Princess Fiona™ from the evil Dragon’s castle
and return her safely to Lord Farquaad™. Coming to Game Boy Advance
at the end of the year, Shrek Hassle at the Castle features seven
massive levels and 21 packed stages.
Dinotopia™: The Timestone Pirates™: The innovative
television mega-series is coming to the world of video games. Based on
James Gurney’s vision of a unique civilization where dinosaurs and
humans live peacefully together, Dinotopia immerses players in a
colourful action-adventure. Thrust into the role of Clayton, the young
hero, players will journey across land, sea and air on a quest to
return stolen eggs to a fierce herd of tyrannosaurs and ultimately
claim the legendary Timestone. Dinotopia: The Timestone PiratesTM
for Game Boy Advance will be released in Europe Q4 2002.
Mercedes Benz World Racing: A challenging driving experience
with a mission based game design. At the end of each successfully
completed mission, players can unlock new and vintage Mercedes-Benz
cars, prototypes and racing models in this electrifying 3D racing
game. The custom landscape engine allows players to experience bigger
and better racing environments, even allowing them to leave the
racetrack itself and drive off-road for shortcuts. The game will
feature a large spectrum of complex international scenarios.. Mercedes
Benz WorldRacing is due to release for the Xbox in Q4, 2002.
Pryzm™: Chapter One: The Dark Unicorn™: In this fantasy
action/adventure, a young winged unicorn, and Karrock, a tenacious old
troll, go on a quest to find the cause of a plague of dark magic that
has corrupted the lands and twisted the inhabitants into hideous
mutants. The unlikely duo use their spectacular magical powers to
defend themselves and heal the mutant enemies they encounter,
gradually cleansing the lands of the plague until at last they
discover its perilous source. Pryzm: The Dark UnicornTM
is scheduled to release on PlayStation2 this summer.
Masters of the Universe™ He-Man: Power of Grayskull™: The
most powerful man on the Game Boy Advance… A hero whose courage
knows no bounds and strength has no equal. He is He-Man™, the most
powerful man in the universe. In an epic world of magic and mystery
there are battles to fight and secrets that must be kept. When
Skeletor™ and his evil minions try to take over all of Eternia, it
is up to He-Man and the Masters of the Universe to protect their land.
The game features both on-foot and vehicular combat modes. Up to four
players can battle in head-to-head action with link cables. Coming in
2003 to Game Boy Advance.