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18. Dec, 2003 18:29 (HKT)

Over 40 new titles shipping this week: Hyper Street Fighter II, Front Mission 4, Adventure Island, Astro Boy, VJ Revival & more


The last week before Christmas has been gigantic with lots of releases for all major video game platforms. Only for PlayStation2™ alone we have seen more than 30 new games being released.

Among the most interesting games this week are certainly Capcom's 15th Anniversary Street Fighter game Hyper Street Fighter II: The Anniversary Edition, Square-Enix's Front Mission 4, Hudson's Adventure Island remake Hudson Selection Vol. 4: Takahashi Meijin no Adventure Island, Sega's platform Astro Boy: Tetsu Want Atom (GBA™) and Hudson's Powerstone like fighting game Dream Mix TV World Fighters.

As usually, you can find a summary of all new releases here:

For PlayStation2™;
  • Hyper Street Fighter II: The Anniversary Edition
  • Hyper Street Fighter II: The Anniversary Edition [Anniversary Pack]
  • Taiko no Tatsujin: Animated Cartoon Festival
  • Sega AGES 2500 Series Vol. 7 Columns
  • Front Mission 4
  • Tennis no Oji-Sama: Smash Hit! 2
  • Dream Mix TV World Fighters
  • Hudson Selection Vol. 4: Takahashi Meijin no Adventure Island
  • Growlanser IV: Wayfarer of Time
  • Growlanser IV: Wayfarer of Time [Deluxe Pack]
  • Growlanser Collection
  • Growlanser III (Atlus Best Collection)
  • Kamen Rider 555
  • Rockman Collection Special Bundle
  • Karaoke Revolution ~ J Pop Best Vol. 5
  • Karaoke Revolution ~ J Pop Best Vol. 6
  • Karaoke Revolution ~ J Pop Best Vol. 7
  • Karaoke Revolution ~ J Pop Best Vol. 8
  • Karaoke Revolution ~ Snow & Party
  • Karaoke Revolution ~ Anime Song Collection
  • Simple 2000 Vol. 42: The Iju Kakutoukan
  • Otona no Galjong
  • Wind: A breath of heart
  • Densha de Go! Tokyo Express Version
  • Conflict Delta: The Gulf War 1991
  • SSX3
  • Tantei Gakuen Q
  • Sangokushi IX
  • SuperLite2000: Tetris Kiwamemichi
  • Kiwame Mahjong DXII The 4th MONDO21Cup Competition
  • Jikkyou Powerful Pro Yakyuu 10 Chou Ketteiban: 2003 Memorial
  • Kero Kero King Super DX
  • Shinseiki GPX Cyber Formula: Road To The INFINITY
  • Super Trucks


    Major PS2™ hardware related releases:
  • PSX DESR-5000
  • PSX DESR-7000
  • PSX Dual Shock 2 Controller
  • PlayStation2 Racing Pack Ceramic White (Asian release version)
  • Memory Card 8MB Premium Series - Taiko no Tatsujin 4


    For Gamecube™:
  • Viewtiful Joe Revival
  • Dream Mix TV World Fighters
  • Hudson Selection Vol. 4: Takahashi Meijin no Adventure Island
  • SSX3
  • From TV animation One Piece - Treasure Battle [Bandai the Best]
  • Kinniku Man 2nd Generations [Bandai the Best]
  • Duel Masters
  • Jikkyou Powerful Pro Yakyuu 10 Chou Ketteiban: 2003 Memorial


    For Xbox™:
  • Exa Skeleton
  • Plus Plum 2

    For Gameboy Advance™:
  • Astro Boy: Tetsu Want Atom
  • Medal of Honor Underground
  • Game Boy Advance SP - Groudon Red (110V)
  • Game Boy Advance SP - Kyogre Blue (110V)
  • am3 Movie Card: Time Bokan Vol. 1
  • am3 Movie Card: Time Bokan Vol. 2
  • am3 Movie Card: Time Bokan Vol. 3
  • am3 Movie Card: Time Bokan Vol. 4

    For PSone™:
  • Rockman Collection Special Bundle

    As a small outlook for next week, as major releases we are expecting SNK vs. Capcom Chaos (the 2D fighting port which was originally announced for this week but pushed back to release on 25th), Taito's Arcade racing conversion Battle Gear 3, Square Enix's anime based Fullmetal Alchemist as well as Taito's action game Bujingai (all for PS2™).

    Additionally interested is From Software's Xbox™ based Otogi sequel Otogi: Hyakki Toubatsu Emaki.




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