Forget about becoming a
Forget about surviving 39 days on
a deserted island...
Put down the remote, and check out
the hottest game show available from Midway!
This futuristic game show unleashes
its contestants into a holographic computer-generated arena known as
The Grid where a studio audience cheers on the
contestants. Cash, points and even the contestants
"virtual" lives are on the line, making this the most
intense competition ever.
Players first choose from eight
selectable characters, each equipped with their own special
weapon and super power. Everyone is then transported into the
virtual arena where a survival of the fittest battle takes place and
the player with the most points and the most money wins.
Sounds serious, but The Grid has so many humorous elements
integrated in it, even the beginners will enjoy the ride.
Up to six players can compete
against one another using an arsenal of over 25 different weapons,
super moves and hand to hand combat. The Grid
also offers a unique, equally compelling single player mode
where you compete against the clock to get enough points within the
The control panel consists of a
trackball, a super move button, a keypad and a joystick. To
encourage repeat play, the keypad allows players to store their
relevant information, including names, last level conquered and
Experience this entirely new genre of
arcade competition, and watch how fast tthe addiction develops.