Last month, I trumpeted upcoming street racer Juiced as the game that could vault Acclaim
I'm not convinced.
Released last week, Alias is based on the hit TV show that airs Sundays on Disney's
Intrigued, I picked up a copy at Blockbuster
That said, I just don't see Alias as a must-have along the lines of upcoming surefire classics like Konami's
What's more, from my conversation with a salesperson at Electronics Boutique
Now, I am not saying that Dark Angel worries apply here. Alias is a quality game that Acclaim can build upon. But the question isn't whether the game will sell, but to what degree. Alias shouldn't disappoint holders of Acclaim, with its modest $65 million market cap, but I'm inclined to look past it and forward to Juiced.
Will Alias make Acclaim, or will investors have to wait? Give us your take on the Video & PC Games discussion board.
Fool contributor Jeff Hwang owns shares of Electronic Arts.