This post was late in coming due to technical difficulties but this announcement shouldn't surprise most of you. Ubisoft and Gearbox would like to announce the arrival of Brothers in Arms Hell's Highway into stores. Hopefully you were aware of this fact and that copy of the game that was at the store is now in you living room, or preferably in your PC, Xbox 360, or PS3. If you ,dear reader, are still without a copy of this anticipated game then I guess you just found your cure for the long hours you were investing into Spore.
SAN FRANCISCO - SEPTEMBER 23, 2008 - Today Ubisoft and Gearbox Software
announced that Brothers In Arms Hell's Highway(TM) for the Xbox 360R video
game and entertainment system from Microsoft and the PLAYSTATIONR3 computer
entertainment system has shipped to retail stores and is now available for
an MSRP of $59.99. Developed by Gearbox Software, Brothers In Arms Hell's
Highway is the third iteration of the highly successful and award-winning
Brothers In Arms series.
Brothers In Arms Hell's Highway brings the critically acclaimed squad-based
WWII shooter into the next generation of gaming with amazing graphics, sound
and new cutting-edge gameplay features. Delivering on the franchise's
compelling story, unrivaled authenticity and intense squad-based action,
Brothers In Arms Hell's Highway drops you into Operation Market Garden, the
largest airborne operation of World War II. Lead Matt Baker, Joe Hartsock
and the rest of the 101st Airborne Division as they fight to open "Hell's
Highway" in a daring bid for a quick end to the war.
"Brothers In Arms Hell's Highway has turned out to be the most authentic,
intense and action-oriented recreation of true history ever offered as
interactive entertainment," said Randy Pitchford, President of Gearbox
Software. "We know that many fans have been anticipating this day where our
commitment to quality has finally led us to deliver the immersive
story-driven, squad combat focused, next-generation vision of authentic
warfare in Brothers in Arms Hell's Highway."
Gearbox Software, an independent development studio located in Plano, TX, is
respected industry-wide for their ability to create award-winning
interactive software. Comprised of veteran talent, Gearbox Software quickly
established itself by developing games for many of the industry's top
franchises as well as creating its own original properties. Additional
information regarding Gearbox Software can be found at
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entertainment products worldwide and has grown considerably through a strong
and diversified line-up of products and partnerships. Ubisoft has teams in
28 countries and distributes games in more than 55 countries around the
globe. It is committed to delivering high-quality, cutting-edge video game
titles to consumers. For the 2007-08 fiscal year Ubisoft generated sales of
928 million euros. To learn more, please visit www.ubisoftgroup.com
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