Midway has unveiled their 2006 lineup for the PSP. The lineup includes [I]NBA Ballers: Rebound[/I], [I]Mortal Kombat: Unchained[/I], and [I]RUSH[/I]. All three games stem from successful Midway franchises.
“In 2006, Midway will begin our strong support of the PSP handheld market by bringing some of our top franchises to the system,” said Steve Allison, chief marketing officer, Midway. “All of these titles are perfect for gaming on the go, whether it’s a pick-up game of [I]NBA Ballers: Rebound[/I], a quick race in [I]RUSH[/I] or a fight to the death in [I]Mortal Kombat: Unchained[/I].”
[b][I]NBA Ballers: Rebound[/I][/b]
This is the first game scheduled to ship for the PSP sometime this spring. Players will take the role of a Wanna-Be-Baller and make them one of the NBA?s elite. Characters will be customizable with different clothing and jewelry combinations. The game will also be Wi-Fi enabled for two player 1-on-1 games, or three player 1-on-1-on-1 matches.
[b][I]Mortal Kombat: Unchained[/I][/b]
This title is scheduled for release in the fall. It promises intense action that will appeal to long-time Mortal Kombat fans. New moves, combinations, and PSP exclusive characters and environments will be tailored for Wi-Fi play.
This arcade-style racer will be the last to be released over this year?s holiday season. Players will race over 36 licensed vehicles head to head over a Wi-Fi connection, or race them alone through 5 Los Angeles city tracks in Story Mode. A PSP exclusive stunt Arena will allow players to perform mid-air stunts, loop-de-loops, and collect tokens to unlock extra content.
Stay with Mygamer.com for details throughout the year.