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
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.