Minneapolis, MN – November 20, 2012 – Universes are about to collide as Activision Publishing, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Activision Blizzard, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATVI), and Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products announced today that Family Guy: Back to the Multiverse is now available at retail outlets nationwide. The console video game takes the source material from the Family Guy series, including its hilarious sense of humor and outrageous spirit, to offer fans an unforgettable, interactive third-person action experience.
Family Guy: Back to the Multiverse introduces an all-new original story written and voiced by Family Guy talent and influenced by the famousFamily Guy season eight episode, “Road to the Multiverse”, where Stewie and Brian travel on an out-of-this-world journey through Quahog’s bizarre parallel universes. Gamers will travel through all-new settings on a mission to save Quahog and stop the destructive schemes of Bertram, Stewie’s nemesis. Playing as either Stewie or Brian, each equipped with unique special weapons and abilities, gamers will encounter an array of Family Guycharacters, references and gut-busting jokes. Additionally, fans can share this hilarious experience and invite friends and family to jump into the wildFamily Guy world through drop-in/drop-out co-op multiplayer mode and competitive multiplayer challenges.
Family Guy: Back to the Multiverse is now available for the Xbox 360®video game and entertainment system from Microsoft and PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system for a suggested retail price of $59.99, and is rated M (Mature) by the ESRB. For more information, please visitwww.facebook.com/Familyguythevideogame. For more information on the animated series, visit www.familyguy.com.
About FAMILY GUY
FAMILY GUY follows the adventures of endearingly ignorant dad Peter Griffin and his hilariously odd family of middle-class New Englanders – wife Lois, daughter Meg, son Chris, baby Stewie and dog Brian – in Quahog, Rhode Island. The animated series, which features the voice talents of Seth MacFarlane, Alex Borstein, Seth Green and Mila Kunis, is a 20th Century Fox Television production. Seth MacFarlane is creator/executive producer. Rich Appel serves as executive producer/showrunner, while Mark Hentemann, Steve Callaghan, Danny Smith, Alec Sulkin, Wellesley Wild and Kara Vallow are executive producers. Become a fan of FAMILY GUY on Facebook atwww.facebook.com/familyguy and follow the series on Twitter atwww.twitter.com/familyguyonfox (@familyguyonfox).