Glossary

Audition Online

Release date: 2004

Genres: Multiplayer, Music, Online

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: YD Online

Audition Online (Korean: 오디션 온라인), also known as X-BEAT in Japan and popularly called AyoDance in Indonesia, is a free-to-play multiplayer online casual rhythm game produced by T3 Entertainment. It was originally released in South Korea in 2004 and has been localized by various publishers around the world. Audition Online is free to play, but earns revenue by selling virtual items such as clothes for the player's avatar.

Airforce Delta Strike

Airforce Delta Strike

Release date: 2004

Genres: Flight, Simulation

Platforms: PlayStation 2

Publishers: Konami

Airforce Delta Strike, known as Airforce Delta: Blue Wing Knights (エアフォースデルタ ブルーウイングナイツ, Eafōsu Deruta Burū Wingu Naitsu) in Japan and Deadly Skies III in Europe, is the third installment in the Konami Airforce Delta series. It was released in 2004 exclusively on the PlayStation 2. It plays very similarly to the previous Airforce Delta games.

Astro Boy

Astro Boy

Release date: 2004

Genres: Action

Platforms: PlayStation 2

Publishers: Sega

Astro Boy (アストロボーイ・鉄腕アトム, Asutoro Bōi: Tetsuwan Atomu, "Astro Boy: Mighty Atom") is a video game based on the 2003 anime television series, produced by Sonic Team. The story deviates from the 2003 series with several noticeable changes such as the absence of important characters like Skunk and the lack of story background for characters. For instance, Atlas is presented as a robot bent into destroying humankind, though his motivation is not explained.

Atlantis Evolution

Atlantis Evolution

Release date: 2004

Genres: Adventure

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Apple IOS

Publishers: The Adventure Company

Atlantis Evolution is a 2004 graphic adventure game developed by French studio Atlantis Interactive Entertainment and published by The Adventure Company. It is the fourth in the Atlantis series by Cryo, and the first one made by Atlantis Interactive Entertainment, founded by former Cryo developers. Unlike the second and the third game in the series, the game revolves entirely around Atlantis. It was followed by The Secrets of Atlantis: The Sacred Legacy in 2006.

Ashen

Ashen

Release date: 2004

Genres: Action, First-person, Shooter

Publishers: Nokia

Ashen is a first-person shooter video game for N-Gage developed by Torus Games and published by Nokia in 2004. It was first shown to the public on Cebit 2004.

Attack of the Mutant Artificial Trees

Release date: 2004

Genres: Action

Publishers: Kewlbox

Attack of the Mutant Artificial Trees is a free online video game developed as part of a marketing campaign by the National Christmas Tree Association in 2004. The game was meant to support the natural Christmas tree industry and received criticism from artificial tree producers. It has been described as similar to Whac-A-Mole.

Armored Core: Formula Front

Armored Core: Formula Front

Release date: 2004

Genres: Action, Shooter, Third-person

Platforms: PlayStation 2, PSP

Publishers:

Armored Core: Formula Front is a mecha video game developed by FromSoftware and published by Agetec. It was a launch title for the PlayStation Portable in Japan.

Amazing Island

Amazing Island

Release date: 2004

Genres: Action, Adventure

Platforms: GameCube

Publishers: Sega

Amazing Island is a video game developed by Ancient and Hitmaker and published by Sega for the GameCube. It was released in Japan in January 2004, and in North America in August 2004.

Alien Arena

Release date: 2004

Genres: First-person, Shooter

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Linux, Apple OSX

Publishers:

Alien Arena (initially CodeRED: Alien Arena) is a free, stand-alone first-person shooter computer game. Begun by COR Entertainment in 2004, the game combines a 1950s-era sci-fi atmosphere with gameplay similar to the Quake, Doom, and Unreal Tournament series. Alien Arena focuses mainly on online multiplayer action, although it does contain single-player matches against bots. Alien Arena has been released for Microsoft Windows, OS X, Linux, and FreeBSD. While the game's content is proprietary fre…

Alida

Alida

Release date: 2004

Genres: Adventure

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Apple OSX, Apple IOS

Publishers: Got Game Entertainment

Alida is a 2004 adventure game developed by Australian indie studio Dejavu Worlds and published by Got Game Entertainment. The game was wholly created by Australian artist and musician Cos Russo.

Alias (video game)

Alias (video game)

Release date: 2004

Genres: Action, Adventure

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 2, XBox

Publishers: Acclaim Entertainment

Alias is a 3D third-person stealth/action video game developed by Acclaim Studios Cheltenham (being the last game developed by them before their closure) and published by Acclaim Entertainment for the PlayStation 2, Xbox and Microsoft Windows. It is based on the television series Alias. The plot was written by Breen Frazier and the game features the voices of the cast principals. The score was composed by Michael Giacchino, and adapted by Chris Tilton. The game was released in 2004, and has a ra…

Arunodoyer Agnishikha

Release date: 2004

Genres: Adventure, War

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: SHOM Computers Ltd.

Arunodoyer Agnishikha (Bengali: অরুণোদয়ের অগ্নিশিখা) or Flame of Sunrise is a first-person shooter video game developed by Trimatrik Interactive and published by SHOM Computers Ltd. in 2004. Based on the 1971 Bangladesh Liberation War, it is the first first-person shooter video game based on events of the war and developed in Bangladesh.

Akai Ito

Akai Ito

Release date: 2004

Genres: Adventure, Horror, Novel

Platforms: PlayStation 2

Publishers: Success Corporation, Hamster

Akai Ito (アカイイト, lit. "Red Thread") is a Japanese horror adventure game by Success Corporation, released exclusively for the PlayStation 2 in Japan on October 21, 2004. A reduced price "popular edition," included in developer and publisher SUCCESS' SuperLite 2000 Series, was released on October 27, 2005. The title refers to the mythical red string of fate. Akai Ito has not been officially released outside Japan, but there has been a fan effort to translate it, similar to the popular dōjin game T…

All-Star Baseball 2005

Release date: 2004

Genres: Sports

Platforms: PlayStation 2, XBox

Publishers: Acclaim Entertainment

All-Star Baseball 2005 is a baseball video game developed by Acclaim Studios Austin and published by Acclaim Entertainment for PlayStation 2 and Xbox in 2004. The game features Derek Jeter on the cover.

ATV Offroad Fury 3

ATV Offroad Fury 3

Release date: 2004

Genres: Racing

Platforms: PlayStation 2

Publishers:

ATV Offroad Fury 3 is a racing video game developed by Climax Racing and published by Sony Computer Entertainment for PlayStation 2.

AstroPop

AstroPop

Release date: 2004

Genres: Puzzle

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 2, XBox 360, XBox

Publishers: PopCap GamesSorrent

AstroPop is a real-time puzzle video game developed and published by PopCap Games. The Adobe Flash version can be played online for free at several different websites, or a deluxe version can be downloaded and unlocked for a fee. The game is available for Xbox and Xbox 360 through Xbox Live Arcade. AstroPop was ported over to the PlayStation 2 in 2007 alongside another PopCap game, Bejeweled 2 which was released as a two-game compilation pack as PopCap Hits! Volume 1. The game has also been por…

Around the World in 80 Days

Around the World in 80 Days

Release date: 2004

Genres: Adventure, Puzzle

Publishers: Thumbworks, Hip Games

Around the World in 80 Days is a video game developed by Pick Up & Play for Mobile phones, and by Saffire for Game Boy Advance. It is an adaptation of the 2004 film of the same name starring Jackie Chan. The game features pre-rendered characters and graphics, and a password feature for returning to specific levels. Like the film, the game set in the 19th century, and the player assumes the role of Passepartout (portrayed by Jackie Chan), a Chinese valet hired by an eccentric inventor Phileas Fog…

Alpha Black Zero

Alpha Black Zero

Release date: 2004

Genres:

Publishers:

Alpha Black Zero: Intrepid Protocol is a 2004 team-based tactical shooter video game for Microsoft Windows developed by Khaeon and published by Playlogic Entertainment.

Arena Wars

Arena Wars

Release date: 2004

Genres: Strategy

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Ascaron Entertainment

Arena Wars is an action and real-time strategy game released by Tri Synergy and Ascaron Entertainment in 2004.

Advance Guardian Heroes

Advance Guardian Heroes

Release date: 2004

Genres: Beat'em-up

Publishers: Ubisoft

Advance Guardian Heroes is a beat 'em up video game developed by Treasure for the Game Boy Advance. The game was released on September 22, 2004 in Japan, September 14, 2004 in North America and February 18, 2005 in Europe. The American and European editions of the game are published by Ubisoft. The game is a sequel to Sega Saturn's Guardian Heroes. Since Sega is the original copyright holder and was not interested in assuming the production of a sequel, Treasure had to license the intellectual p…