Kuma Reality Games Targets Broadband Subscribers with New Gaming Concept
is the press release unveiling plans for Kuma: War, first of the "Reality
Games" from Kuma Reality Games that will feature weekly episodic content.
Here's a bit from the announcement, which is accompanied by a few
: "Kuma’s first gaming franchise, Kuma: War, is a subscription product
that will be available through both traditional software outlets and high speed
access providers upon its launch in February 2004. In each harrowing mission of
Kuma: War, consumers will be briefed with real world news reporting, KH-11
satellite imagery and expansive intelligence provided by a decorated team of
military veterans to truly pull gamers into missions based on real-world news.
First-person tactical and vehicle-based games are updated weekly and
automatically downloaded to the consumer’s computer to reflect unfolding
events in the real world. Kuma will be expanding its content offerings beyond
Kuma: War into other reality segments such as sports, crime and celebrity."