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Phantom


Last updated: 20th June 2004

Phantom text logo

Phantom logo (Helmet)

Phantom Specifications

Phantom Subscription Info

Phantom at CES 2004

Phantom at E3 2004


Infinium Labs, Inc. was founded by a management team with extensive experience in interactive media, entertainment and technology.
The company is set to launch a cutting edge online gaming service in the fourth quarter of 2004. The Phantom Gaming Service will be delivered online over any broadband network and offer a broad library of games designed to appeal to both the avid gamer as well as the casual player.

The Phantom Gaming Service is the ultimate gaming experience offering the first end-to-end, on-demand game distribution service. Designed for the whole family, from the avid gamer to the casual player, the service offers subscribers a library of titles, from the top new games to old standards people want to play again and again - and makes them available any time, day or night, from the comfort of your home. It is easy to use, convenient and personalized to individual game players.

It brings high quality gaming a whole audience with an always-on, broadband-connected gaming service and delivers convenience, ease of use, instant gratification, and the broadest range of games, including a large library of the latest releases as well as difficult to find games.
This games service is pioneering a whole new method of distributing games that benefits consumers, publishers and retailers. In autumn 2004, the dream of being able to purchase any game, at any time, from the comfort of the family room, becomes a reality.

The Phantom Gaming Service package includes the Phantom Game Receiver, the Phantom Network, and a large library of high quality games:

The Phantom Gaming Service offers gamers a wealth of options, from wireless connectivity to massive multiplayer capabilities, allowing gamers to demo games before purchasing or subscribing and supports PC games, interactive content, ported console games. It will also be providing consumer advantages over the traditional personal computer or gaming console offering an online content distribution platform for the ultimate gaming experience.

The Phantom supports all current and future Windows-based titles with thousands of titles to choose from. Subscribers receive access to back catalogues of games, seamless modifications and extensions, and the capability for massive gaming tournaments and LAN parties.

The games service is designed to provide a completely new entertainment experience. Because it is always connected to your broadband service, digital content is literally at your finger tips when YOU want it, day or night without leaving the comfort of home.

Phantom Game Receiver Specifications

Phantom Subscription Info

Sign up for a two-year basic subscription to Phantom Gaming Service and the hardware and controllers are free of charge. As a subscriber you will receive an initial library of free games, supplemented each month with new choices as a part of your basic subscription fee. Additional titles are available for immediate demo, rent or purchase. Premium content packages will also be made available.

Subscription-based service includes:

The Phantom Gaming Service will be available autumn 2004.


Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2004
Things did not go too well, with Infinium Labs only having a prototype machine on show, which wasn't even plugged in.

Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) 2004
There was some interest in the Phantom, as illustrated by these pictures from E3.


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