Glossary

Akuji the Heartless

Akuji the Heartless

Release date: 1998

Genres: Action, Adventure

Publishers: Eidos Interactive

Akuji the Heartless is an action-adventure video game developed by Crystal Dynamics and published by Eidos Interactive. It was released for the PlayStation on December 31, 1998, in North America and February 1999 in Europe. The game received mixed reviews from critics upon its release.

Abomination: The Nemesis Project

Abomination: The Nemesis Project

Release date: 1999

Genres: Action, Real-time

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Eidos Interactive

Abomination: The Nemesis Project is a real-time tactics/action computer game released in 1999. In the game, the player leads a team of eight genetically altered supersoldiers (marines) to defeat an infestation of a global genetic plague which slowly turns into a superorganism. Abomination was met with mixed to negative reception, with the game's A.I. being the most primary of grievances.

Anachronox

Anachronox

Release date: 2001

Genres: Role-playing

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Eidos Interactive

Anachronox is a 2001 role-playing video game produced by Tom Hall and the Dallas Ion Storm games studio. The game is centered on Sylvester "Sly Boots" Bucelli, a down-and-out private investigator who looks for work in the slums of Anachronox, a once-abandoned planet near the galaxy's jumpgate hub. He travels to other planets, amasses an unlikely group of friends, and unravels a mystery that threatens the fate of the universe. The game's science fiction story was influenced by cyberpunk, film noi…

Athens 2004

Athens 2004

Release date: 2004

Genres: Sports

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 2

Publishers: Sony Computer Entertainment, Eidos Interactive

Athens 2004 is the official video game of the XXVIII Olympic Summer Games, hosted by Athens, Greece in 2004. Developed by Eurocom and published by Sony Computer Entertainment (Eidos Interactive for PC), it was released for the PlayStation 2 and Microsoft Windows.