Buy Doom DVD get free Xbox Demo

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For the few of you who actually enjoyed the Doom movie, there's an added bonus for you on the DVD which comes out this week.  Activision is including a demo of the Xbox version of Doom 3 on every copy of the Unrated Extended "We might have actually made the movie entertaining" version of the DVD.  The demo contains two single player and two multiplayer levels.  Not a bad deal if you wanted to try the game out and if you have a Karl Urban/The Rock fetish.





Mesquite, TX – Feb. 8, 2006 – DOOM® fans, brace yourselves for another barrage of Hell’s most heinous horrors!  id Software and Activision, Inc. (Nasdaq:  ATVI) have teamed with Universal Studios Home Entertainment to include a playable demo of DOOM 3â„¢ for Xbox® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft as bonus content on the Unrated Extended Edition DVD release of Doom.  The DOOM 3 demo includes two single-player and two multi-player levels, featuring both Co-Op and Deathmatch Xbox Live® online game service enabled modes.


DOOM 3, a Microsoft Platinum Hits award-winning title, draws gamers into the most terrifying and riveting 3D gaming experience ever created as players fight their way to Hell and back in an epic clash against pure evil. The title was co-developed by id Software and Vicarious Visions, and is currently available nationwide for a suggested retail price of $29.99 and is rated “M” (Mature) by the ESRB.


About id Software

id – Freud's primal part of the human psyche and one of the hottest game shops on Earth – has been rocking the gaming world from Mesquite, Texas since 1991.  As a renowned leader in the industry, id Software forged such frenetic titles as Wolfenstein 3D®, DOOM®, DOOM IIâ„¢, QUAKE® and QUAKE IIâ„¢.  With intense graphics and mind-blowing action, id’s games have helped redefine the modern video game, continually setting industry standards for technology and gameplay.  And, in keeping with tradition, id Software has amplified the world of adrenaline pumping 3-D gaming with the release of their latest action titles, QUAKE III Arenaâ„¢, QUAKE III: Team Arenaâ„¢, and Return to Castle Wolfensteinâ„¢.  id’s advanced DOOM 3 engine is leading the next revolution in 3-D interactive games.  Check out more about id Software at


About Universal Studios Home Entertainment

Universal Studios Home Entertainment is a unit of Universal Pictures, a division of Universal Studios (  Universal Studios is a part of NBC Universal, one of the world's leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience.  Formed in May 2004 through the combining of NBC and Vivendi Universal Entertainment, NBC Universal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and Entertainment networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks.  NBC Universal is 80%-owned by General Electric, with 20% controlled by Vivendi Universal.


About Activision, Inc.

Headquartered in Santa Monica, California, Activision, Inc. is a leading worldwide developer, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment and leisure products.  Founded in 1979, Activision posted net revenues of $1.4 billion for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2005.


Activision maintains operations in the U.S., Canada, the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Australia, Scandinavia, Spain and the Netherlands.  More information about Activision and its products can be found on the company's World Wide Web site, which is located at
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