NEWS - Monday, October 4, 2004
THUG 2 Skating To Store ShelvesAvailable in retail outlets worldwide beginning this week,ActivisionInc.s(Nasdaq: ATVI) Tony Hawks Underground 2 catapults players into an all-out skating blitzkrieg led by skateboarding legend Tony Hawk and Bam Margera, the star of MTVs "Jackass" and "Viva La Bam." The game delivers a hilarious new story mode and a classic mode that features signature Tony Hawks Pro Skater goals and levels, as well as more customization and moves than the skate gods could dream of. Conquering sick terrain, wreaking havoc and pulling off mischievous pranks on and off their boards, players are sent on a crazy adventure and challenged to make a variety of international cities their personal stomping grounds. Having received a review score of 9.75 out of 10 from industry magazine Game Informer, Tony Hawks Underground 2 is on track to continue the franchises critical acclaim. "If you love the Tony Hawk games, this is by far the pinnacle of the series and a must for fans," said Andy McNamara, editor-in-chief, Game Informer. THUGä 2 is available for the PlayStation®2 computer entertainment system, the Xbox® video game system from Microsoft, and the Nintendo GameCube(tm) for a suggested retail price of $49.99 and has been rated "T" (Teen - with blood, crude humor, language, suggestive themes, use of alcohol and violence) by the ESRB. The PC/CD-ROM version of THUGä 2 is now available for a suggested retail price of $39.99 and has been rated "T" (Teen - with blood, crude humor, language, suggestive themes, use of alcohol and violence) by the ESRB. The Game BoyÒ Advance version of THUGä 2 is now available for a suggested retail price of $29.99 and has been rated "E" ("Everyone - animated blood - content suitable for persons ages 6 and older") by the ESRB.