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Month: October 2008

MI6 CONFIRMS ACTIVISION'S 007 STATUS QUANTUM OF SOLACETM VIDEO GAME MAKES RETAIL DEBUT - 1552 Quantum of Solace   Airport

MI6 CONFIRMS ACTIVISION’S 007 STATUS QUANTUM OF SOLACETM VIDEO GAME MAKES RETAIL DEBUT

Can’t wait for the new movie to step into the shoes of James Bond? Activision Publishing, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATVI) today announced that the Quantum of Solace™ video game, based on the eagerly anticipated “Quantum of Solace” and prior “Casino Royale” James Bond films, is dashing into European retail outlets today, and will be available in …

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A VAMPYRE STORY PRESENTS ITS HALLOWEEN TRAILER (PC)

It’s Halloween and night time no longer belongs to the living. It belongs to ghosts, witches and other frightening creatures! Ascaron and 93 Games wish you a happy Halloween with a frightening new A Vampyre Story trailer, giving an insight into what awaits the beautiful Mona and her companion Froderick during their great adventure. The …

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THQ TO SPONSOR WORLD WRESTLING ENTERTAINMENT®’S SURVIVOR SERIES® EUROPEAN TOUR

THQ Inc., on behalf of THQ/JAKKS Pacific, Inc., today announced the company will serve as the title sponsor of World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE)’s Survivor Series European Tour. The 22-date live tour will promote the launch of WWE SmackDown vs. Raw 2009 through a number of on-site marketing initiatives across several major European markets. The sponsorship …

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Chocobo’s Dungeon Release Slips (WII)

Square Enix Ltd., the publisher of Square Enix® interactive entertainment products in Europe and other PAL territories, today announces the release date for FINAL FANTASY® FABLES: Chocobo’s Dungeon®, featuring a loveable cast of Chocobo and his friends, has been postponed by one week and will now be available across Europe and PAL territories on November …

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Midnight Openings for Wrath of the Lich King’s European Launch (PC)

Blizzard Entertainment, Inc. announced today a series of European events for the upcoming launch of Wrath of the Lich King™, the latest expansion to its highly acclaimed massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG), World of Warcraft®. At midnight on the 13th of November, 2008, key retailers will open their doors to players wanting to be …

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Something Wicked This Way Comes To WarhammerOnline: Age of Reckoning Beginning October 29th

This Halloween, the armies in Warhammer Online: Age of Reckoning (WAR) have a new threat to contend with as the Witching Night descends upon the land. Beginning on October 29th, players can take part in WAR’s first-ever live in-game event and tackle four new Public Quests, along with a host of other frightening new content …

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2009 Nissan Z debuts in Need For Speed Undercover

EA and Nissan shift into high-gear this holiday! The Need for Speed series continues the tradition of featuring the most desirable cars as Black Box, a studio of Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:ERTS) and Nissan today revealed the highly-anticipated all-new 2009 Nissan 370Z. This marks the first time an auto manufacturer has partnered with a videogame …

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Rock Band 2 European Release Confirmed (360)

Harmonix, the world’s premier music video game development company, and MTV Games, a part of Viacom’s MTV Networks (NYSE: VIA, VIA.B), along with distribution partner Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: ERTS), today announced that its critically acclaimed music videogame Rock Band® 2 will begin shipping in Europe for the Xbox 360® video game entertainment system from …

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EIDOS INTERACTIVE RELEASES TOMB RAIDER: UNDERWORLDTM DEMO AVAILABLE TODAY ON XBOX LIVE® MARKETPLACE (360)

Eidos Interactive, creator of some of the world’s leading videogame properties, announces the demo for Tomb Raider: Underworld™ is now available for the Xbox 360™ through Xbox LIVE® Marketplace. The demo is a chance to become a part of the epic adventure that awaits players when Tomb Raider: Underworld launches on November 18th in North …

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FALLOUT 3 AVAILABLE ON IGN ENTERTAINMENT’S DIRECT2DRIVE IN CONJUNCTION WITH ITS RETAIL RELEASE (360, PC, PS3)

Bethesda Softworks’ Highly-Anticipated Fallout 3 Available Now For Digital Download on Direct2Drive    Direct2Drive, IGN Entertainment’s digital retail store, today announced that Fallout® 3 is now available digitally for purchase on Direct2Drive (www.direct2drive.com) in conjunction with its retail release. Fallout 3 joins additional titles from publisher Bethesda Softworks® that are currently available on Direct2Drive, including …

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Video Games Industry Planning to Release ‘Traffic Light’ Ratings System

In a move mirroring efforts by food manufacturers and retailers to give consumers a clear and easy way to understand food content, the games industry is close to launching a traffic light system for the ratings on video games. As the government gears up to close its consultation into video games ratings on November 20, …

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