Console Releases

What's new for console owners this week in the UK..

This week offers a much more bountiful collection of games for console owners, with several long-awaited titles on both PlayStation and Dreamcast. Boy-racers can take advantage of the highly anticipated Ferrari F355 on the Dreamcast, and elsewhere on the console Virgin's Gigawing and Gunbird 2 are now available, with Street Fighter Third Strike and Super Runabout also making it to these shores. PlayStation owners are hardly left out to dry either, with Bomberman from Interplay as well as RPG Monster Rancher from Sony and Toy Story on Platinum. N64 owners will have to make do with Daffy Duck and GameBoy owners with Heroes of Might and Magic, but on the whole it's a good turnout just one week ahead of the PlayStation 2's release in Northern America. If you never got into Metal Gear Solid when it was originally released on the PlayStation and own a PC, now might be the time to consider giving this piece of gaming history a go as it's released on PC CD-Rom this morning. As for next week, Chaos Break from EON Digital which we saw at ECTS and Le Mans on the Dreamcast look to be of most interest. Update: Originally we had claimed Sega's "Metropolis Street Racer" was due for release today. Unfortunately, it seems that the overpaid chimps at our local Electronics Boutique will resort to lying to get their customers to visit the store. A typical conversation: "Hello, is M-SR out today mate?" "Yes Sir, come on down, we've got plenty of copies." Recommendation? We say shoot the lot of them.

Sometimes we include links to online retail stores. If you click on one and make a purchase we may receive a small commission. Read our policy.

Jump to comments (0)

About the author

Tom Bramwell

Tom Bramwell

Contributor  |  tombramwell

Tom worked at Eurogamer from early 2000 to late 2014, including seven years as Editor-in-Chief.

Related

EA confirms three new Star Wars games in development at Respawn

Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order sequel, new FPS and new strategy game.

Saudi-backed group buys ESL for $1bn

And esports platform Faceit for $500m.

Valve adds Dynamic Cloud Sync to Steam Deck

Seamless saves across devices.

You may also enjoy...

Supporters only

Comments (0)

Comments for this article are now closed. Thanks for taking part!

Hide low-scoring comments
Order
Threading
Eurogamer.net

Buy things with globes on them

And other lovely Eurogamer merch in our official store!

Eurogamer Merch
Explore our store