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  PS2 VIDEO GAME REVIEWS... Midway Arcade Treasures __________|
The games included on this CD were around during the heyday of arcade gaming, and didn't suffer from flashy graphics or horrible story lines.
Since most of the controls for these games were limited to a joystick and a button or two, the mechanics translate well onto the PS2 controller.
Only games like Rampart that used special devices such as a track ball seem a bit odd to be using a joystick with, but this is easy to get over and hardly takes anything away from the experience.
www.gamevortex.com /gamevortex/rh_ps2_midwayarcadetreasures.html   (463 words)

  
 GameDev.net - Game Jobs - Find a Job in the Game Industry
Midway Games was the #1-ranked software publisher of games released in all of 2004 based on average review scores on gamerankings.com, and was also named one of top ten game developers of 2004 by Game Informer.
Midway Games, Austin, is seeking a talented and experienced 3D artist to lead environment artists working on a state of the art, console, real-time engine.
Midway Games is looking for a Network Programmer to be responsible for the multiplayer networking of a next-generation game in development at our Austin, TX studio.
www.gamedev.net /directory/careers/default.asp?employerid=11   (707 words)

  
 GBA VIDEO GAME REVIEWS... Midway's Greatest Arcade Hits __________|
I remember learning that Midway was hosting Shockwave versions of old arcade classics on their Web site and rushing over to play them.
Plus, the screen where you choose the game to play shows some of the original cabinet art, which is cool.
GBA is a great platform for retro, and if any of these games strike your fancy you're better off sinking the money into this cart than trying to search out old arcade cabinets that may or may not work and pumping in even more quarters.
www.gamevortex.com /gamevortex/rm_gba_midwaysgreatesthits.html   (780 words)

  
 Midway College: Women's College: Athletics
MIDWAY, KY – With a.500 record in the conference and a 9-12 record overall, the women of Midway basketball were looking inevitability in the face….
Midway finally was able to take control of the game over the final 10 minutes of the first half behind a 15-6 run, to take a 10 point lead into halftime, 30-20.
MIDWAY – “And Midway wins again,” is not a statement some are used to hearing when it comes to the Midway College basketball team, but this is not your typical Eagle basketball team.
www.midway.edu /prospectivestudents/womenscollege/athletics/archive.htm   (13450 words)

  
 Game News - AOL Games   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-08)
Game fronted by Snoop Dogg and John Singleton canceled; Midway still plans to work with the pair of stars.
We talk to Midway about the games the company wasn't showing at its press event and unearth some juicy bits of info.
The man-centric cable network's second annual game awards was a lot heavier on celebrity and game savvy that its predecessor.
videogames.aol.com /videogame/fear-and-respect/22434/game-news   (266 words)

  
 Midway Games - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Midway moved its headquarters from Franklin Park, Illinois to Williams's headquarters in Chicago and WMS established in 1988 the new (and current) Midway company as a Delaware Corporation.
Midway Home Entertainment is also largely in charge of the relationship between Midway and the console manufacturers of its games (Sony, Microsoft and Nintendo).
Midway Germany GmbH was inaugurated on February 2005 by Midway Games Ltd of London.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Midway_Games   (1743 words)

  
 GameOver - NFL Blitz 2000 (c) Midway
Fans of the first game will be able to get right to playing NFL Blitz 2000 as the game's menus and play selections are set up as they were in the original game.
I noticed the game goes in slow motion when disabling it to skip frames and my system is a 433 with a Voodoo 1.
I noticed in the game that when you tackle a fat guy with a pretty thin player, that he won’t be able to take him down, the player gets dragged along the back of the fat player which is pretty cool but annoying at times.
www.game-over.net /review/nov99/blitz2k   (1379 words)

  
 Midway - Kotaku   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-08)
Midway's steady release of their Arcade Treasures line of classic game compilations is being promoted by a nice little stack of venerable titles that have been Flashified and hosted on their site.
Midway just announced what games they are going to be showing at the Games Convention in Leipzig this week.
Midway's Austin studio, formerly known as Inevitable Entertainment, is looking for an animator and visual effects artist for the title.
www.kotaku.com /gaming/midway   (2121 words)

  
 Rise & Fall: Civilizations at War
Midway has no control over, and is not responsible for, any content once you leave Midway.com.
Midway has provided these hyperlinks solely as a convenience for you.
Midway is not responsible for your use of a hyperlinked site.
www.midway.com /rxpage/Game_Rise&Fall:CivilizationsatWar.html   (133 words)

  
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To find a game that is difficult to spell, type the easy words followed by as much of the harder words as you know is right.
For example, if you are looking for a game with a difficult title like "Colin McRae Rally 3" but aren't sure how to spell "Colin McRae", try a title search for "Col Rally".
Games Universe is a registered trademark of CD Universe.
cduniverse.com /search/xx/games/studio/.../a/Midway+Entertainment.htm   (160 words)

  
 Midway Press Release: PR 2004-10-12 A
Midway Games Inc. is a leading developer, publisher and marketer of interactive entertainment software.
Midway videogames are available for play on all major videogame platforms including the PlayStation ®2 computer entertainment system, Xbox, Nintendo GameCube TM and Game Boy ® Advance.
Midway has provided the www.xbox.com link solely as a convenience for you.
www.midway.com /rxpage/mpr_940.html   (661 words)

  
 USATODAY.com - Cartoon Network shows to become Midway games   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-08)
Midway, best known for adult-oriented titles including Mortal Kombat, will go after kids and teens with a four-year license to produce games from eight Cartoon Network shows.
Because of his ties to Midway — his daughter, Shari, is the board's vice chairman — three independent Viacom directors are weighing whether to buy Midway, or another video game company.
"Gaming is interactive storytelling, so it's critical to make sure you deal with a company that makes well-rated games," says Cartoon Network's John Friend.
www.usatoday.com /tech/news/2005-02-14-games-usat_x.htm   (557 words)

  
 Midway Buys Game Developer   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-08)
Midway Games (MWY:NYSE - commentary - research) has taken another step toward bringing its outside game developers in-house, purchasing Paradox Development in an all-stock deal.
Midway issued 333,334 shares -- worth about $3.38 million at the time of the acquisition --to acquire Paradox, which is developing the upcoming Mortal Kombat: Shaolin Monks title for Midway.
While other titles in the series have been basically pure fighting games, the latest title is in the action-adventure genre, and represents an attempt by Midway to broaden the audience for Mortal Kombat, Brennan said.
www.thestreet.com /_yahoo/stocks/troywolverton/10196659.html   (306 words)

  
 MTV Gets In The Game With Midway
MTV announced a strategic relationship with Midway Games to market, jointly sell in-game advertising and collaborate on soundtrack development for three upcoming games.
"Gaming is an essential part of the every day lives of our audience and MTV is where game publishers turn to launch their biggest titles," stated Jeff Yapp, EVP, MTV Networks Music and LOGO Enterprise Group.
Sumner M. Redstone, who owns a majority of the voting shares of both MTV and Midway, said: "I am delighted that Midway is the first to enter into this exciting new business model, which harnesses the power of MTV's brands, intellectual property and promotional engine to Midway's top-rated games development and publishing abilities.
www.dreamstation.cc /news/video_games/id7291   (430 words)

  
 Midway
The basic idea is each player has his or her own map of the area (in this case the Midway Island) behind a screen.
The game is superior with a neutral referee for true double blind play.
Not all games have enough ratings or sufficiently strong correlations to produce recommendations.
www.boardgamegeek.com /game/2250   (213 words)

  
 Battlestations: Midway Updated Impressions - PC News at GameSpot
Battlestations: Midway is a game that caught our eye when it was unveiled in London last September.
The game has steadily progressed in development over the past few months, and the big news is that THQ will publish the game in North America.
The game takes place during the six months between the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor in late 1941 and the decisive Battle of Midway in June 1942.
www.gamespot.com /pc/strategy/midway/preview_6117226.html   (1303 words)

  
 Plain Games: Video Game Reviews - Midway Arcade Treasures   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-08)
Midway is taking us back to the height of the arcade with Midway Arcade Treasures.
Players must put their brains to work with puzzle games like Klax, race against the clock in an effort to cross the finish line in Marble Madness, fight against the evil armies of the skies in Joust and Joust 2, and defend the galaxy against the invading forces of the Tangent Empire in Vindicators.
There are games for most any age group on this disc and while I would not advise purchasing this pack for anyone under age eight, with the proper supervision and discernment, parents can feel good about buying Midway Arcade Treasures for even their younger gamers.
www.plaingames.com /reviews/games/reviews.asp?local=60   (702 words)

  
 GamersHell.com - gh3d.com:. PC, PS2, PS3, XBox, XBox 360, Gamecube, Wii / Revolution, PSP, NDS. News, Reviews, Cheats ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-08)
Related Game: The Lord of the Rings The Battle for Middle-earth II: The Rise of the Witch-king - 5 news - 9 screens
You begin the game as either a fighter pilot or the captain of a small Frigate-class starship.
As you progress through the game, you can earn promotions and awards until you are commanding a massive fleet carrier with three wings of fighters and a complete escort of warships.
www.gamershell.com /all/battlestations_midway   (1527 words)

  
 LA RUSH
L.A. RUSH is a trademark of Midway Home Entertainment Inc. MIDWAY and the Midway logos are trademarks or registered trademarks of Midway Amusement Games, LLC.
HUMMER, H2, all related Emblems and the distinctive vehicle body and grille design are General Motors Trademarks used under license to Midway.
Midway Home Entertainment Inc. and its affiliates do not monitor, endorse or accept responsibility for the content of any non-Midway website.
www.larushgame.com   (302 words)

  
 Gamasutra.com - The Design Challenge: Harvey Smith On Gaming With A Social Change
I still think there are small roles for all of us to play in one another's games, even in traditional types of games where one player is the center of the universe.
And, even as a fan of hardcore PC and console action games, I still hold the often-maligned view that handhelds are the dominant platform of the future.
My role at Midway allows me to bounce around some between a couple of games, though I am also super committed to developing an idea of my own in the background.
www.gamasutra.com /features/20060925/boyer_01.shtml   (1079 words)

  
 Midway Arcade Treasures 3
A one-on-one basketball game that bascially follows the normal rules, but does not account for fouls.
The original arcade racing game with three action-packed games in one...
A fast-paced, battle-intensive racing game between armed cars set in the dangerous ruins of a post nuclear war zone.
www.midwayarcade.com   (1837 words)

  
 Eidos dates Justice League Heroes - PlayStation 2 News at GameSpot
Outside of a pair of Game Boy Advance titles, the pantheon of DC Comics' biggest names hasn't been seen together on game store shelves since the ill-fated 2D fighter Justice League Task Force on the Super Nintendo and Genesis (in which Green Arrow could defeat Superman).
I think "ssnewman" is referring to the Midway game that was cancelled a couple of years ago.
This game should have been on the 360 but it is not and so I guess I will have to get it on Xbox.
www.gamespot.com /news/6159833.html   (596 words)

  
 Midway Boards - Midway Game Makers Please Read This!
Later MK games with a new story and new characters will be on new systems.
they should just make a game like that cuz it wud be fun to play with all the old and new characters.
It's just that your idea was so right on the money with what MKA is all about that I figured you must have heard of it and just wanted a different version on 360 or something.
forums.midway.com /all_things_mk_armageddon/b10762/23941010/p1   (1187 words)

  
 Midway - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Midway Atoll, an island in the Pacific Ocean
Midway (game), a board game by Avalon Hill based on the Battle of Midway
Midway (fair), a place at a fair or circus where rides, entertainment, and booths are concentrated
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Midway   (210 words)

  
 The Gamers Temple - Video Game News - Midway Arcade Treasures
Midway Arcade Treasures features hundreds of hours of classic gameplay action from all-time arcade favorites including the fast-paced action of SpyHunter, the multiplayer collaboration of Gauntlet, the space-age adventure of Defender and the dueling combat of Joust, just to name a few.
With Midway Arcade Treasures, gamers will have the option of enjoying their favorite titles in either one-player or two-player game formats.
The DVD content in the game features a history of many of the classic arcade hits and interviews with creators and developers of the games.
www.gamerstemple.com /vg/news/0703/070308.asp   (314 words)

  
 Industry awaits Midway game plan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-08)
That is the question that has been hanging over Midway Games since media mogul Sumner Redstone, chairman and CEO of Viacom Inc., took a majority stake in the Chicago-based video game maker this month.
While Redstone's play for a controlling stake in Midway has brought the company unusually high attention -- both from the gaming and the broader entertainment industries -- management has so far said little about how the change of control will affect its business.
Midway officials have declined to discuss the situation much, and so have Viacom officials, pointing out that Midway is a private investment for Redstone.
www.hollywoodreporter.com /thr/business/brief_display.jsp?vnu_content_id=1000514694   (191 words)

  
 GameStats: Midway's Greatest Arcade Hits
A collection of more than 20 classic arcade games including DVD histories and interviews.
Riding the wave of their popularity are ten of the worst ports from arcade to home.
By continuing past this page, and by your continued use of this site, you agree to be bound by and abide by the User Agreement.
www.gamestats.com /objects/017/017145   (221 words)

  
 Cyberquest Virtual Midway, game descriptions, power requirements, etc. Absolute Amusements
Description: This virtual game can be played as a one-player game where the player bats against the computer pitching, or a two-player game where one player controls the pitching and the other person swing at the pitches coming from a video monitor.
Description: In this fully participatory game, a total of 12 guests are divided into teams and are guided to the "Battle Prep Station".
This sit-down video game with dual axis motion puts you in the pilot seat on a mission to restore order to the free world.
www.absoluteamusements.com /cyberquest2.htm   (1295 words)

  
 eBay - midway game, Games, Arcade, Jukeboxes Pinball items on eBay.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-08)
Midway Arcade Treasures 2 Xbox Game MINT SEALED No Res
Midway Arcade Treasures 3 - 8 RACING Games PS2 - UNUSED
Midway Arcade Treasures 3 Three III (GameCube) GAME NEW
search-desc.ebay.com /search/search.dll?query=midway+game&newu=1&krd=1   (587 words)

  
 GameSpy: Midway Games Company Profile
Midway develops and publishes titles for all major platforms, including the Xbox, PlayStation, PS2, Nintendo 64 and Game Boy color, Sega Dreamcast and personal computers.
Midway has been a prominent player in the industry since the dawn of the videogame revolution, with early breakthrough titles including Pong, Defender and Spy Hunter.
Following the acquisition of fallen giant Atari Games, Midway More recent franchises titles include Ready 2 Rumble Boxing, Hydro Thunder, NFL Blitz and the Mortal Kombat series.
www.gamespy.com /company/025/025043.html   (182 words)

  
 Battlestations: Midway for PC - Battlestations: Midway PC Game - Battlestations: Midway Computer Game
This tactical naval game from the creators of Imperium Galactica III will recreate the naval battles of WWII and is backed by a detailed 3D graphics engine.
As it's one part real-time strategy game and another part action game, this World War II game looks to be one of the potential hits of 2006.
The development team behind Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War brings you this WWII real-time strategy game.
www.gamespot.com /pc/strategy/midway/index.html   (259 words)

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