X

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.

I agree
Learn More
Great Geek Gifts in the Technabob Shop!Get Technabob Daily: Join our Mailing List! | Follow Us: Facebook | Twitter
Awesomer Media Sites: THE AWESOMER | MIGHTYMEGA | 95OCTANE
Follow Us:
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob

Space Ace Gets the High Def Treatment

by Paul Strauss
Advertisement

While I’m not a huge fan of many of those old full-motion-video (FMV) games, I have to keep a place in my heart for Space Ace, a surprisingly entertaining FMV laserdisc-based game created by some of the industry’s most respected animators.

Space Ace Blu-ray and HD DVD

While the game has been resurrected numerous times on everything from CD-ROM to DVD to PC, this is the first time it’s making its way to true high-definition disc formats.

Space Ace Blu-ray and HD DVD

Bucking the recent industry trend of Blu-ray only releases, the classic title will be hitting both Blu-ray and HD DVD formats, and will support widescreen Full HD (1080p) resolution. The game has been lovingly restored and remastered from the original film footage, and pumps up the volume with an enhanced 5.1 surround soundtrack.

Expect the title to include interactive gameplay using your video player’s remote control (or your PS3 controller), as well as picture-in-picture commentary by the games original creators Don Bluth, Gary Goldman, and Rick Dyer.

Space Ace should hit stores on April 8th for a rather pricey $49.95. Digital Leisure has started to accept pre-orders now. While you’re there sure to check out Bluth’s other classic, Dragon’s Lair in high def if you haven’t already.

[via Punch Jump]

Deals in The Technabob Shop



More from Awesomer Media...

New Microsoft Surface Pro

New Microsoft Surface Pro

Eclectic Method: Kung Fu Remix

Eclectic Method: Kung Fu Remix

2018 Volkswagen up! GTI Is a Cute Little Brute

2018 Volkswagen up! GTI Is a Cute Little Brute

Ford GT and GT40 Review: A LEGO Kit Exclusive

Ford GT and GT40 Review: A LEGO Kit Exclusive

X-Men Series The Gifted Gets First Full Trailer

X-Men Series The Gifted Gets First Full Trailer

Mondo Labyrinth Enamel Pin Set

Mondo Labyrinth Enamel Pin Set

Advertisement