New COD2 maps released

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Activision has released five new maps for the Xbox 360 version of Call of Duty 2.  The maps will set you back 800 Microsoft points (around $10 or $2 per map) and will allow you to kill Nazis in such diverse locations as France, Russia, Egypt, and France.

ACTIVISION RELEASES SECOND WAVE OF NEW CALL OF DUTY® 2 XBOX 360™ MULTIPLAYER MAPS

 

Invasion Map Pack Available on Xbox Live

 

Santa Monica, CA – June 29, 2006 – Activision, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATVI), and Infinity Ward today released the Invasion Map Pack™ for Call of Duty® 2: five new multiplayer maps that further expand the experience of the #1 top-selling title for the Xbox 360™ video game and entertainment system from Microsoft.  The Invasion Map Pack is currently available for purchase (800 Microsoft Points) on Xbox Live ® Marketplace.

 

“The Invasion Map Pack is another way for us to extend the Call of Duty 2 universe,” said Grant Collier, studio head of Infinity Ward.  “We’ve mixed things up with the Invasion Map Pack, providing a variety of diverse environments that are sure to provide hours of multiplayer action.”

 

The Invasion Map Pack will take players to a myriad of diverse locations, including: Antonville, France (Crossroads), St. Louet, France (Newvillers), Amaye sur Seulles, France (Normandy), Alam Halfa, Egypt (Decoytown) and Rostov, Russia (Harbor).

 

Call of Duty 2 was recently reported as the top Xbox 360 game on the Xbox Liveâ online entertainment network (June 3, 2006, http://www.majornelson.com/).  The five new maps in the Invasion Map Pack join the recently released Bonus Map Pack and Skirmish Map Pack, offering a total of nine additional multiplayer maps available for the title.

 

Call of Duty 2 is rated “T” (TEEN – blood, mild language and violence) by the ESRB and is available nationwide. 

 

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 $1.47 billion for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2006.

 

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