Shipping: Future Tactics The Uprising (PS2/XBOX/NGC)

Crave Entertainment today announced that Future Tactics: The Uprising has shipped for the PlayStation 2, Xbox and Nintendo GameCube. "Packed with action, Future Tactics is a turn-based tactical RPG that looks and feels like an action/platform game. Built around a highly complex turn-based battle engine, the adventure showcases a single-player Story Mode, as well as a two-player Battle Mode. The plot is set in the not too distant future, when Earth as we know it has succumbed to a race of extra-dimensional creatures. Now the final hope for restoring order to the planet rests on the shoulders of a young boy, his sister and a rag-tag assembly of unlikely warriors".
LOS ANGELES, CA – May 7, 2004 –Crave Entertainment, a leading publisher of console videogames, today announced that Future Tactics: The Uprising has shipped for the PlayStation®2 computer entertainment system, the Xbox® video game system from Microsoft and Nintendo GameCube™. Packed with action, Future Tactics is a turn-based tactical RPG that looks and feels like an action/platform game. Built around a highly complex turn-based battle engine, the adventure showcases a single-player Story Mode, as well as a two-player Battle Mode. The plot is set in the not too distant future, when Earth as we know it has succumbed to a race of extra-dimensional creatures. Now the final hope for restoring order to the planet rests on the shoulders of a young boy, his sister and a rag-tag assembly of unlikely warriors. Future Tactics: The Uprising features: 18 stylized and high-polygon characters interacting in rich, full 3D environments Unique, number-free turn-based tactical combat system designed to keep players immersed in the action, not the stats 19 action-packed, highly intense levels waiting to be conquered Massively deformable terrain. Landscape can be permanently destroyed, leaving behind craters and canyons. Compelling storyline told through fully animated and voiced cut scenes Two-player customizable battle mode lets gamers tweak handicaps, power-ups and victory conditions Experience point system allows custom building of team members, allocating upgrades as players see fit Boot Camp tutorial mode allows novice players to learn good tactics right away Now available for the PlayStation®2 computer entertainment system, the Xbox® video game system from Microsoft and Nintendo GameCube™, Future Tactics: The Uprising has a MSRP of $19.99.