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Techland's E3 2005 Lineup

by Rainier on May 5, 2005 @ 5:35 p.m. PDT

Techland will be present at the E3 event in Los Angeles, showing off several of their new titles. On display will beSpecforce, Call of Juarez, VW Golf Racer, Island of Living Dead. Read more for details on each title...

Call of Juarez

is a next gen epic adventure western themed FPP game. The game's situated in 19th-century Wild West America and requires a combination of both intelligent stealth and pure shooting. The player impersonates both Billy, a sneaking fugitive, and reverend Ray his uncompromising hunter, all in one game. Call of Juarez's diversified gameplay exploits many original elements, all depending on the interactive environment that’s based on realistic physics simulation. Fast paced revolver duels using historically accurate firearms, horseback riding and memorable locations, together with top-notch graphics and an enthralling soundtrack, will immerse both casual and hardcore players in the attractive well-known world of Western movies. The game is scheduled for release in Q1 2006.


is a sci-fi shooter. Its fast paced action is located in the world of close feature where the player becomes a member of the elite special force unit. Undercover operations behind enemy lines, silent reconnaissance and elimination missions and stealth combat levels are only some of the actions that can be found in the game. The player acting as a SpecForce operative will use not only diversified and rich weapons of the future and several combat vehicles but also a power armor with its cybernetic systems allowing tactical play on each map. Operating alone or within SpecForce unit, vast wild terrains, urban locales and futuristic indoors, fotorealistic graphics and multiplayer up to 32 players are just some of the game distinguishing features.

VW Golf Racer

is an official game of a car legend from Europe. The game features over 15 models from all 5 series, including classical GTI from 1975, GTI Kit Cars, latest Golf V GTI from 2004 and a bunch of bonus cars like: New Beatle, Samba and latest concept cars. One of the most distinguishing features of the game will be photorealistic graphics, based on Chrome Engine 2004 taking players directly onto the tracks. Extensive career mode based on speedy races with challenging AI and spectacular multiplayer mode taking up to 8 players onto beautifully lush environments will make VW Golf Racer a pure fun for both: casual players and maniacs of car racing games.

Island of Living Dead

is a survival horror FPP shooter which action is situated in the closest future, when all today’s threats and fears become reality. Global pestilences, mutating viruses and products of illegal genetic engineering begin to devastate the mankind. The player surrounded by mutants and half dead enemies on a tropical island will struggle for his life in the game fulfilled with total fear atmosphere. The gameplay is based on FPP shooter standards but also exploits hiding and stealing as well as solving mysterious plot puzzle from pieces of information spread around the island. State of art graphics and climatic soundtrack together with violent weapons will make the player feel like while watching classical “gore” movies.

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