Gizmondo's Future Plans Announced
Nearly 90 titles expected to arrive on the handheld in 2005
Tiger Telematics Inc. reaffirmed their plans to push the Gizmondo into the limelight. The company has announced that 89 titles will be released on the handheld within 2005. Among these include games from Microsoft Game Studios, Disney's BuenaVista Games, SCI, and others.
Head of Gizmondo's Global Development Operation, Eric Peterson, commented, "This awesome catalogue of games shows our commitment to delivering a fantastic lineup of quality content for our Gizmondo customers. Our games will be comprised of original titles, both internally and externally developed, as well as very high profile licensed products. Our goal is to deliver a broad spectrum of high quality games, canvassing all genres. Gizmondo owners will be spoiled with all the choices they will have for games entertainment, this in addition to the music and video content already available."
Some of the games in development include Age of Empires, It's Mr. Pants!, Mech Assault (which will be published by Microsoft), Worms World Party (Team 17), Conflict: Vietnam, Carmaggedon (SCI), and several original products from the Gizmondo team themselves.
Cofounder and Chairman of Tiger Telematics Inc. expressed his hopes for Gizmondo's future: "As a company we understand content sells hardware. This means a combination of original titles and mainstream blockbusters. Announcing our 2005 catalogue of games today is testament to how seriously we're taking this challenge and a clear message that Gizmondo is synonymous with cutting edge entertainment. We will deliver a unique selection of games that exploits every last piece of functionality squeezed into this fantastic device."