LONDON, UK (September 28th, 2004) - Entertainment software developer and publisher NovaLogic, Ltd. is delighted to announce that the groundbreaking multiplayer FPS title Joint Operations : Typhoon Rising has been short listed for a Golden Joystick Award.
After a tough voting process, Joint Operations: Typhoon Rising has been selected as one of only six finalists competing for the Online Game of the Year category.
The prestigious awards, organised by Future Publishing, will take place on the 5th November where the winners of over 12 categories will be announced. To show your support for Joint Operations: Typhoon Rising as the Online Game of the Year you can click here to register your all-important vote!
Joint Operations is the only FPS to allow players to participate in mammoth 150 player battles with no subscription fee, more than double the player hosting capability of any other FPS. Incorporating vast maps of up to 50 km sq, a full 24-hour day/night cycle and 29 different land, sea and air vehicles to control, Joint Operations represents a huge leap forward for multiplayer FPS games.
Joint Operations: Typhoon Rising (PC CD ROM) is in stores now! To find out more visit the official game web site at www.jointopsthegame.com .
Founded in 1985, NovaLogic Inc. is a developer and global publisher of games for the PC, PlayStation® game console and PlayStation®2 computer entertainment system and XboxTM video game system. Based in Calabasas, California, the company's European arm, NovaLogic Ltd., has its offices in London, UK. Key game franchises include Delta Force®, Delta Force® - Black Hawk Down®, Joint OperationsTM, Comanche® and F-22 Lightning®. For more information go to http://www.novalogic.com/
About Future Publishing
Beginning in 1985 with one idea for a single computer magazine in the UK, Future Publishing Network now prints over ninety special-interest magazines each month through wholly-owned business in the UK, US, France and Italy. Many of Future's magazines are licensed in more than 30 countries. In the UK alone we sell over 2 million* magazines a month!
The Golden Joysticks began life in 1982, and in the past three years the awards have quickly grown to become the most respected and prestigous awards in the industry. The awards received in excess of 80,000 consumer votes last year - a number that promises to be significantly greater this year with the added support of the entire Future Publishing portfolio. Future publish the number one Official PlayStation Portfolio, Official Xbox Magazine and an unrivalled independent portfolio including huge titles such as: Official PlayStation 2 Magazine, PSW, Xbox Gamer, PC Gamer, Edge and Gamesmaster.
*Data is based on average ABC figures ( Jan-June 04 and Jan-Dec 03)& publishers statement for unaudited titles.
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