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Total Overdose

Total Overdose

Release date: 2005

Genres: Shooter, Third-person

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 2, XBox

Publishers:

Total Overdose: A Gunslinger's Tale in Mexico (commonly referred to as simply Total Overdose) is an open world third-person shooter video game developed by Deadline Games and published by SCi Games for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 2 and Xbox.

Tak and the Guardians of Gross

Tak and the Guardians of Gross

Release date: 2008

Genres: Action, Adventure, Third-person

Platforms: PlayStation 2, Wii

Publishers: THQ

Tak and the Guardians of Gross is a platform video game developed by Blitz Games and published by THQ for Wii and PlayStation 2 in 2008. It is the fourth title in the Tak series following Tak: The Great Juju Challenge.

Trigger Man

Trigger Man

Release date: 2004

Genres: Shooter, Third-person

Platforms: PlayStation 2, GameCube, XBox

Publishers:

Trigger Man is a video game of the third-person shooter genre released in 2004 by Point of View.

Transformers: War for Cybertron

Release date: 2010

Genres: Shooter, Third-person

Platforms: Nintendo DS

Publishers: Activision Blizzard

Transformers: War for Cybertron - Autobots and Transformers: War for Cybertron - Decepticons are two action-adventure video games based on the Transformers franchise. They were developed by Vicarious Visions, published by Activision, and released exclusively for the Nintendo DS in June 2010. The two games are a Nintendo DS port of Transformers: War for Cybertron, and follow a similar plot, depicting the deadly civil war between the Autobots and Decepticons for their home planet of Cybertron. Unl…

The Lost Crown: A Ghost-Hunting Adventure

Release date: 2008

Genres: Adventure, First-person, Third-person

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Got Game Entertainment, Akella, Mamba Games, Iceberg Interactive

The Lost Crown: A Ghost-Hunting Adventure is a British graphic adventure video game released in 2008. The Lost Crown is the third full title to be written and developed by Jonathan Boakes, author of Dark Fall: The Journal and Dark Fall 2: Lights Out. The screenplay follows the adventure of Nigel Danvers, as he experiences the paranormal in his quest to find the fabled Lost Crown of Anglia. The game was followed by The Last Crown: Midnight Horror and The Last Crown: Blackenrock.

Touch My Katamari

Touch My Katamari

Release date: 2011

Genres: Action, Puzzle, Third-person

Platforms: PS Vita

Publishers: Namco Bandai Games

Touch My Katamari, known in Japan as Katamari Damacy No-Vita (塊魂ノビータ, Katamari Damashii Nobīta), is a video game in the Katamari series. It was developed by Namco Bandai Games for the PlayStation Vita and was released as a launch game in Japan on December 17, 2011 and in Europe and North America on February 22, 2012.

The Club

The Club

Release date: 2008

Genres: Shooter, Third-person

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, XBox 360, PlayStation 3

Publishers: Sega

The Club is a third-person shooter video game developed by Bizarre Creations and published by Sega. The story of the game centres on The Club, an underground blood sport controlled by a wealthy elite who place their bets on who will survive the gladiatorial-style combat.

Tom Clancy's The Division

Tom Clancy's The Division

Release date: 2016

Genres: Action, Role-playing, Shooter, Survival, Third-person

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, XBox One

Publishers: Ubisoft

Tom Clancy's The Division is an online-only action role-playing video game developed by Massive Entertainment and published in 2016 by Ubisoft, for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. It is set in a near future New York City in the aftermath of a viral pandemic; the player, a Special Agent of the Strategic Homeland Division, is tasked with helping the group rebuild its operations in Manhattan, investigate the nature of the outbreak, and combat criminal activity in its wake. The Divisi…

Tomorrow Never Dies

Tomorrow Never Dies

Release date: 1999

Genres: Shooter, Third-person

Publishers: Electronic Arts, MGM Interactive

Tomorrow Never Dies (also known as 007: Tomorrow Never Dies) is a third-person shooter stealth video game based on the James Bond film of the same name. Developed by Black Ops Entertainment and co-published by Electronic Arts and MGM Interactive, it was released for the Sony PlayStation in November 1999. It is the first 007-game that was published by Electronic Arts since acquiring the James Bond licence. This game marks the second appearance of Pierce Brosnan's James Bond, although the voice of…

The Punisher

The Punisher

Release date: 2005

Genres: Action, Shooter, Third-person

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 2, XBox

Publishers: THQ

The Punisher is a third-person shooter video game developed by Volition and published by THQ. It was released in 2005 for the PlayStation 2, Xbox, and Microsoft Windows; a mobile phone game was also developed by Amplified Games and released in 2004. The game stars the Marvel Comics antihero, The Punisher. After his family was murdered by the Mafia, Frank Castle devoted his life to the punishment of criminals. Players take control of the titular ruthless vigilante to track down and kill criminals…

The Gunstringer

The Gunstringer

Release date: 2011

Genres: Shooter, Third-person

Platforms: XBox 360

Publishers: Microsoft Studios

The Gunstringer is a third-person rail shooter video game developed by Twisted Pixel Games and published by Microsoft Studios for Xbox 360 with Kinect. It was originally planned as an Xbox Live Arcade release, but was later made into a full retail game.

The Grid

Release date: 2001

Genres: Shooter, Third-person

Platforms: Arcade

Publishers: Midway Games

The Grid is a 2000 arcade game by Midway. It is a third person shooter in the form of a super-violent television game show hosted by a Smash TV-like host. The game centers around deathmatches. Players control their character using a joystick with a trigger for shooting, a top button for jumping and trackball for aiming. The object of each match is to accumulate the most points by eliminating other opponents. Local multiplayer with up to six players is possible by linking up multiple cabinets. C…

Tiny Tank

Tiny Tank

Release date: 1999

Genres: Action, Platform, Shooter, Third-person

Publishers: Sony Computer Entertainment

Tiny Tank (marketed as Tiny Tank: Up Your Arsenal) is a third-person shooter platformer video game developed by AndNow and Appaloosa Interactive. Initially meant to be published by MGM Interactive in late 1998, they dropped the title and gave it to Sony Computer Entertainment America. It was released in 1999 for the PlayStation.

Transformers (2004 video game)

Release date: 2004

Genres: Shooter, Third-person

Platforms: PlayStation 2

Publishers: Atari, Inc.

Transformers (also known as Transformers Armada: Prelude to Energon) is a video game based on the Transformers: Armada animated series, itself part of the Transformers franchise. It was developed by Atari Melbourne House, published by Atari, Inc. and released exclusively for the PlayStation 2 in 2004. The game follows a different storyline than the series, though it also sees both the Autobots and the Decepticons searching for the recently discovered Mini-Cons on Earth, whose combined powers wil…

The Suffering

The Suffering

Release date: 2004

Genres: First-person, Horror, Shooter, Survival, Third-person

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 2, XBox

Publishers:

The Suffering is a 2004 first and third-person shooter survival horror video game, developed by Surreal Software for PlayStation 2, Xbox and Microsoft Windows. The game was published by Midway Games for PlayStation 2 and Xbox. The PC version was published by Encore in North America and by Zoo Digital Publishing in Europe. In North America, the game was released for the PlayStation 2 and Xbox in March, and for PC in June. In Europe, it was released for the PlayStation 2 and Xbox in May, and for P…

Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen

Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen

Release date: 2009

Genres: Shooter, Third-person

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 2, XBox 360, Wii, Nintendo DS, PlayStation 3, PSP

Publishers: Activision Blizzard

Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen is a third-person shooter video game based on the 2009 live action film Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen, itself part of the Transformers franchise, and a sequel to 2007's Transformers: The Game. The PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 versions were developed by Luxoflux, and ported to Microsoft Windows by Beenox. The PlayStation 2 and Wii versions were developed by Krome Studios, and the PlayStation Portable version was developed by Savage Entertainment. All versio…

Transformers: Fall of Cybertron

Transformers: Fall of Cybertron

Release date: 2012

Genres: Shooter, Third-person

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, XBox 360, PlayStation 3, XBox One

Publishers: Activision Blizzard

Transformers: Fall of Cybertron is a third-person shooter video game based on the Transformers franchise, developed by High Moon Studios and published by Activision. It is the sequel to the 2010 video game Transformers: War for Cybertron, and directly follows the events of that game, as the Autobots struggle to defeat their Decepticon foes in a civil war for their home planet of Cybertron. The game was released on August 21, 2012, in North America and on August 24, 2012, in Europe for Microsoft …

The 3-D Battles of WorldRunner

The 3-D Battles of WorldRunner

Release date: 1987

Genres: Platform, Shooter, Third-person

Publishers:

The 3-D Battles of WorldRunner (shortened to 3-D WorldRunner on the North American box art), originally released in Japan as Tobidase Daisakusen (とびだせ大作戦 lit. 'Operation: Jump Out'), is a 1987 third-person rail shooter platform video game developed and published by Square for the Family Computer Disk System. It was later ported to cartridge format and published by Acclaim for the Nintendo Entertainment System.For its time, the game was technically advanced; the game's three-dimensional scrolling…

Transformers: Cybertron Adventures

Transformers: Cybertron Adventures

Release date: 2010

Genres: Shooter, Third-person

Platforms: Wii

Publishers: Activision Blizzard

Transformers: Cybertron Adventures is an action-adventure video game based on the Transformers franchise. It was developed by Next Level Games and published by Activision. It was released exclusively the Wii in June 2010, and is the companion game of Transformers: War for Cybertron, but follows a different plot. Just like War for Cybertron, the game depicts the deadly civil war between Autobots and Decepticons for their home planet of Cybertron, and gives players the choice of joining either fac…

The Suffering: Ties That Bind

The Suffering: Ties That Bind

Release date: 2005

Genres: First-person, Shooter, Third-person

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 2, XBox

Publishers:

The Suffering: Ties That Bind is a 2005 first and third-person shooter psychological horror video game, developed by Surreal Software and published by Midway Games for PlayStation 2, Xbox and Microsoft Windows. The game was released in North America in September and in Europe in October. It is a sequel to the 2004 game The Suffering. In 2017, it was released on GOG.com. The game continues the story of Torque, a man sentenced to death for murdering his ex-wife and two children. In the original ga…