Infogrames secures Terminator 3
Infogrames has officially signed a deal with C-2 pictures and Intermedia to develop and distribute games based on upcoming film Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines. The company has therefore secured the exclusive rights to create games based on the movie for every videogame console. Also included in this deal is the fact that Infogrames will have first option to obtain rights to Terminator 4 when it is released.
"There's no bigger action hero than The Terminator and our games will live up to the legend," said Bruno Bonnell, Chairman and CEO of Infogrames. "Video games and the motion pictures, the most popular forms of entertainment worldwide, are more closely connected than ever before and we are thrilled to be adding this enormously successful franchise to our growing Hollywood line up."
Infogrames is also currently working on Terminator: Dawn of Fate for the PS2. The game is based on the original movie and is expected to be released later this year. Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines will be released in 2003.
7/4/2002 Matt Stensrud