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21. Mar, 2005 16:59 (HKT)

Shipping today: Winning Eleven 8 Liveware Evolution, beatmania IIDX 9th Style (first batch), Spikeout Battle Street (Xbox™), first US version PSP™ titles & more


The critically acclaimed Winning Eleven franchise returns with its greatest iteration to date. Pure soccer for real soccer fanatics, Winning Eleven 8 features photo-realistic graphics, scores of all-new animations, and a beefed-up and brilliantly executed Master League. Winning Eleven 8 delivers spot-on controls, all-new one-on-one moves, and the sharpest gameplay ever seen.

Winning Eleven 8 Liveware Evolution includes a variety of updates as well as new features. Among those are updated team rosters from the current season, new stadiums, animations and several other finetunes.

As major improvement, Winning Eleven 8 Liveware Evolution features online gaming, which is however confirmed to work on Japanese servers only. Winning Eleven 8 Liveware Evolution features a total of 6 commentary languages to choose from (Japanese, English, French, German, Italian, Spanish).


Winning Eleven 8 Liveware Evolution is shipping today at US$ 64.90 only.



beatmania IIDX 9th Style features a total of 67 tunes, including 60 arcade ports and 7 new songs. Featured artists include L.E.D., GUHROOVY, upper-slope and more. The idea behing the game is simple: You take the position as DJ and are challenged to hit the correct button on your special designed turntable controller at the right time to complete the song.

The first batch of beatmania IIDX 9th Style has arrived today and around 1/3 of all preorders have been cleared. Outstanding preorders and possible new orders will ship during the next few days.




After 10 years, the bad blood still rages between Team Spike and Team Inferno in Diesel Town. Spike Jr. now leads his father's team and he's gearing up for a brutal attack on Team Inferno. Twelve intimidating street fighters roam the vast 3D world and throw down in true hand-to-hand melee combat with brutal, over-the-top attack moves. With Xbox Live, you'll experience cooperative gameplay with friends.

Sega's Xbox™ beat'em up Spikeout Battle Street is in stock today shipping at US$ 64.90 only. The Segadirect Limited Edition - containing an original soundtrack album - is expected to arrive during the next few days.


Product features:
  • Pick up and play with easy interface and controls, or delve deep into the intriguing world.
  • Xbox Live: Allows up to 4 players to strategize and experience cooperative gameplay with live voice chat using Xbox Communicators.
  • Online Ranking: Facilities will be in place to hold events and post player's rankings.
  • Many modes including: Story (offline), Battle Street (single system co-op play, Xbox Live, System Link), and Training.


With official release of Sony's PSP™ in the US just a few days ahead, the first US version PSP™ software titles have arrived during the last few days. The first 6 games are in stock now, further titles are scheduled to arrive during the next couple of days. Current arrivals include:

Gretzky NHLUS US$ 49.90
Need For Speed Underground RivalsUS US$ 59.90
Spider-Man 2US US$ 59.90
Tony Hawk's Underground 2 RemixUS US$ 59.90
Wipeout PureUS US$ 49.90
World Tour SoccerUS US$ 49.90


Today's shipment of the probably most interesting title - Wipeout Pure - has been a partial arrival only. Further copies are scheduled to arrive later this week. Check out further US version PSP™ software titles.



Additional arrivals from today:

Musashi Samurai Legend (PS2™)US US$ 59.90
Rayman DS (Nintendo DS™)EUR US$ 39.90
Neckstrap Headphone Portable (PSP™) US$ 15.90
Side Case Portable (PSP™) US$ 5.99
The King of Fighters 2002 (Xbox™)JPN US$ 48.90




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