Electronic Arts ha rilasciato nuove informazioni su TimeSplitters Future Perfect, FPS in sviluppo presso Free Radical Design Ltd. che uscirà ad inizio 2005 sotto il marchio EA Games. In TS Future Perfect la vittoria è nelle mani del passato, presente e futuro del giocatore, in una battaglia che si estende per tutto il tempo e dove l'umanità è sull'orlo della distruzione a causa del cattivi TimeSplitters. Cortez, il tenace eroe degli scorsi episodi, si ritrova in una frenetica corsa contro il tempo in un tentativo disperato di scoprire l'origine dei TimeSplitters e salvare il genere umano. La story mode sarà ulteriormente migliorata, immergendo i giocatori in un'epica avventura tra il 1914 e il 2401. Come in TimeSplitters 2, due giocatori potranno affrontare la story mode in cooperativa. Online mode soltanto su Ps2. Cliccate su continua per la press release ufficiale.
EA ANNOUNCES TIME SPLITTERS FUTURE PERFECT FOR 2005 Critically Acclaimed First Person Shooter Returns with Innovative Time Travel Gameplay, Improved Story Mode, Single Player Co-op Mode, Online Play, and More Chertsey, UK. - May 6, 2004 - Electronic Arts (NASDAQ: ERTS) announced today the return of one of the most critically acclaimed console first-person shooters with TimeSplitters Future PerfectTM, in development by Free Radical Design Ltd. and is to ship in early 2005 under the EA GAMESTM brand. In TimeSplitters Future Perfect, victory is in the hands of the player's past, present, and future self in a battle that stretches throughout time where humanity is on the brink of destruction from the malevolent TimeSplitters. Cortez—the tough-as-nails hero from previous installments—finds himself in a frantic race against time in a desperate bid to trace the origin of the TimeSplitters and save mankind. This third installment of the best-selling franchise will feature hundreds of hours of gameplay and an improved Story mode that ties all the missions together, immersing gamers in an epic adventure between the years of 1914 and 2401. Innovative "meet yourself" time travel gameplay lets players be their own ally by teaming up with past and future versions of themselves. The game also will allow two players to fight through the Story in Co-op mode, and features extensive Challenge and Arcade modes, and a Multiplayer mode that will allow gamers to battle in 16-player death match online on the PlayStation®2 computer entertainment system. In addition, gamers will experience an improved Map Maker feature allowing them to easily create and play their own maps and share them online. TimeSplitters Future Perfect promises to be one of the deepest arcade shooters on the console with hundreds of unlockables, more realistic environments, spectacular special effects, high quality animated cut scenes, an improved physics engine, smarter enemy AI, and much more. Under development by UK-based Free Radical Design Ltd, the team behind the celebrated TimeSplitters franchise, TimeSplitters Future Perfect is scheduled for release in early 2005 for the PlayStation 2 console, the Xbox® video game system from Microsoft, and Nintendo GameCubeTM. About Electronic Arts Electronic Arts, headquartered in Redwood City, California, is the world's leading interactive entertainment software company. Founded in 1982, EA posted revenues of $2.96 billion for fiscal 2004. The company develops, publishes, and distributes interactive software worldwide for video game systems, personal computers and the Internet. In 2003 EA had 27 titles that sold more than one million copies. Electronic Arts markets its products under three brand names: EA SPORTSTM, EA GAMESTM and EA SPORTS BIGTM. EA's homepage and online game site is www.ea.com. More information about EA's products and full text of press releases can be found on the Internet athttp://info.ea.com. About Free Radical Design Ltd. Founded in 1999, Free Radical Design Ltd. is a wholly independent videogames developer based in Nottingham, UK. Free Radical Design was the winner of Develop magazines 'Best Independent Developer' award in 2003, and TimeSplitters 2 received 5 nominations for the 2004 BAFTA Games Awards. - Ends - Electronic Arts, EA, EA SPORTS, EA SPORTS BIG and EA GAMES are trademarks or registered trademarks of Electronic Arts Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries. © 2004 Free Radical Design Limited. "TimeSplitters", "TimeSplitters Future Perfect" and "Free Radical Design" are trademarks of Free Radical Design Ltd. All rights reserved. PlayStation is a registered trademark of Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. , Nintendo GameCube is a trademark of Nintendo. Microsoft and Xbox are registered trademarks or trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the U.S. and/or other countries. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.