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'Novadrome' (X360) Coming To Xbox Live Arcade

by Rainier on Dec. 19, 2006 @ 11:04 a.m. PST

Once a multiplatform title, Carmageddon developer Stainless Games' 3-D smash-’em-up vehicle combat racing game NovaDrome will be available for download on Xbox Live Arcade beginning Wednesday, 20th December at 9.00 a.m. GMT

In “Novadrome,” gamers blast, smash and crash their way to victory as they fight for survival among friends and foes alike in one of the 15 detailed 3-D arenas. Abducted by robots from the planet Nova, the players must stop their captors before they launch a full-scale invasion against Earth. Gamers will need to use their speed, wit and determination to defeat robot gladiators and other abductees in a series of combat-driving competitions in high-powered armored vehicles equipped with front-mounted automatic weapons. “Novadrome” also provides gamers with a frantic multiplayer mode for up to eight players via Xbox Live.

Features:

  • Frantic eight-player combat driving action set in a far-out alien world
  • More than 20 off-road-buggy-style combat vehicles
  • Fifteen arenas full of non-stop, furious action. Combat arenas feature upgrades, power-ups, obstacles and mines.
  • A wide range of dynamic vehicle-mounted weapons. Players can destroy their enemies and acquire their weapons as power-ups.
  • Adrenaline-pumping boss encounters. Humans in vehicles battle a variety of gladiatorial robot opponents.
  • Multiple gameplay modes and event types to choose from. Modes are Career, Arcade Challenge, Free Play, and Multiplayer.
  • Top of the class. Gamers can experiment with the various modes and master their gameplay to top the online “Novadrome” leaderboards.
  • Twelve achievements. Players can increase their gamerscore by 200 points with 12 diverse achievements.

“Novadrome” can be downloaded beginning Wednesday, 20th December at 9.00am on Xbox Live Arcade.

“Novadrome”: 800 Microsoft Points, Rated E10+ (Fantasy Violence)

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