Activision announces front-line games
Activision has announced today that every front-line game for 2001 has shipped to retailers. Expected to be one of biggest holiday seasons in videogame history, Activision is very excited about their recently released titles.
Activisionís lineup of games include Return to Castle Wolfenstein and Star Trek: Armada II for the PC; Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 3 for the PlayStation2 computer entertainment system, Nintendo GameCube, PlayStation game console and Game Boy Color; Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 2x for the Xbox video game system from Microsoft; Shaun Palmer's Pro Snowboarder for the PlayStation 2, Game Boy Advance and Game Boy Color; Supercar Street Challenge for the PlayStation 2 and PC; Spider-Man 2 Enter: Electro for the PlayStation; and Jackie Chan Adventures and Mat Hoffman Pro BMX for the Game Boy Advance.
"This is an exciting and unprecedented time for the video game industry in general and especially for Activision," states Ron Doornink, President and COO, Activision, Inc. "The diversity of Activision's product portfolio and our strong brands allow us to take advantage of the market opportunities created by the introduction of the Xbox and the Nintendo GameCube, while we continue our leadership on the PlayStation 2 computer entertainment system, PlayStation game console, Nintendo's Game Boy handheld devices and the PC. With hardware manufacturers spending millions of marketing dollars targeting consumers this holiday season and beyond, Activision is well positioned to expand the reach of its franchises beyond traditional gaming audiences."
12/4/2001 Matt Stensrud