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Activision confirms 2007 E3 lineup

Posted by: Dan at 7/10/2007 9:02 AM
In a release today announcing that Slash will appear in Guitar Hero III, Activision also confirmed their lineup at the E3 event. Games expected to be shown include Bee Movie(TM) Game, based on the upcoming computer-animated comedy from DreamWorks Animation, Call of Duty(R) 4: Modern Warfare(TM), id Software's Enemy Territory: QUAKE Wars(TM), Guitar Hero(TM) III: Legends of Rock, Spider-Man: Friend or Foe(TM) and Tony Hawk's Proving Ground.  Full details after the jump:


Activision's Game Line-Up Includes:

Bee Movie(TM) Game - Based on the upcoming DreamWorks Animation movie
written, produced by and starring Jerry Seinfeld due out this fall, Bee
Movie(TM) Game lets players race, chase and fly their way through an
adrenaline-fueled world of adventure as they experience the hilarious
antics of Barry B. Benson, a dynamic and daring bee who knows there is
more to life than making honey. (Xbox 360(TM) video game and
entertainment system from Microsoft, Wii(TM) home video game system from
Nintendo, PlayStation(R)2 computer entertainment system, Games for
Windows(R) and Nintendo DS(TM); not yet rated by the ESRB).

Call of Duty(R) 4: Modern Warfare(TM) - The new action-thriller from the
award-winning team at Infinity Ward delivers the most intense and
cinematic action experience ever. Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare arms
gamers with an arsenal of advanced and powerful modern day firepower and
transports them to the most treacherous hotspots around the globe to
take on a rogue enemy group threatening the world. As both a U.S. Marine
and British S.A.S. soldier fighting through an unfolding story full of
twists and turns, players use sophisticated technology, superior
firepower and coordinated land and air strikes on a battlefield where
speed, accuracy and communication are essential to victory. The epic
title also delivers an added depth of multiplayer action providing
online fans an all-new community of persistent, addictive and
customizable gameplay. (PLAYSTATION(R)3 computer entertainment system,
Xbox 360(TM) video game and entertainment system from Microsoft and PC;
not yet rated by the ESRB). For handheld fans, Call of Duty(R) for
Nintendo DS(TM), from n-Space, brings the signature Call of Duty chaos
of battle to the DS in a parallel modern day storyline packed with
intense combat action (not yet rated by the ESRB).

Enemy Territory: QUAKE Wars(TM) - Executive produced by id Software and
developed by Splash Damage, Enemy Territory: QUAKE Wars is the ultimate
team and objective-based multiplayer experience. A first-person,
strategic-action shooter set within the epic QUAKE(R) universe in the
year 2065, Enemy Territory: QUAKE Wars pits Earth's Global Defense Force
against the technologically-advanced, alien Strogg invaders. Built on id
Software's new MegaTexture(TM) rendering technology and featuring
stunning battlefields inspired by locations around the world, persistent
character promotions, offline gameplay with bots, specialized character
classes and abilities, and the universe's most powerful weapons and
vehicles, Enemy Territory: QUAKE Wars transports players to the
frontlines of an epic new war for Earth. (PC, Xbox 360(TM) video game
system from Microsoft, and PLAYSTATION(R)3 computer entertainment
system; the game is rated "T" for Teen by the ESRB.)

Guitar Hero(TM) III: Legends of Rock - Fire up the fretboard, crank up
the amp and get ready to rock like never before. Guitar Hero III:
Legends of Rock drops you into the spotlight of the largest and most
legendary rock concert ever. The star-studded soundtrack includes master
tracks by such legendary artists as Guns N' Roses, The Rolling Stones,
Beastie Boys, Muse and Pearl Jam, with added songs as made legendary by
Kiss, Alice Cooper and Heart. Now drop that air guitar, tune your
exclusive new Les Paul Guitar Controller and shred the night away with
Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock. (Xbox 360(TM) video game system from
Microsoft, Wii(TM) home video game system from Nintendo, and
PLAYSTATION(R)3 and PlayStation(R)2 computer entertainment systems; not
yet rated by the ESRB).

Spider-Man: Friend or Foe(TM) - Spider-Man: Friend or Foe challenges
players to defeat and then join forces with notorious movie nemeses
including Doc Ock, Green Goblin, Venom and Sandman, and other classic
Spider-Man characters. Players will embark on a global quest to overcome
an evil threat, by controlling Spider-Man(TM) and one of numerous Super
Hero or Super Villain sidekicks, as they master unique fighting moves
and styles while switching between characters to execute team combos and
defeat foes. Spider-Man: Friend or Foe features a unique co-op mode in
which a friend can join the game at any time and take control of
Spidey's sidekick as they battle through the game side-by-side and
replay favorite levels. (Xbox 360(TM) video game system from Microsoft,
Wii(TM) video game system from Nintendo, PlayStation(R)2 computer
entertainment systems, PSP(R) (PlayStation(R) Portable) system, Nintendo
DS(TM) and Games for Windows(R); not yet rated by the ESRB).

Tony Hawk's Proving Ground - In the largest and deepest Tony Hawk game
yet, gamers are now in total control of their skating destiny in Tony
Hawk's Proving Ground. Set in the streets of Baltimore, Philadelphia and
Washington, D.C., the title empowers players with the freedom to define
their character, story, abilities and style based on the choices they
make, the paths they select and the style of skating they want. The game
delivers deeper customization than ever before, including a
full-featured video editor to create epic skate videos and a completely
customizable online Skate Lounge, where players can skate with friends
in the ultimate pad. (Xbox 360(TM) video game system from Microsoft,
Wii(TM) video game system from Nintendo, PLAYSTATION(R)3 and
PlayStation(R)2 computer entertainment systems and the Nintendo DS(TM);
not yet rated by the ESRB).

For assets and more information on Activision's E3 videogame line-up,
please visit www.activision.e32007.com.