The Epic Video Game Epilogue to This Summer's Blockbuster Film Now Available Via Digital Download on Xbox 360, PlayStation®3 system and Steam, Plus All-New Downloadable Content for More Web-Slingin' Fun Around Manhattan
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SANTA MONICA, Calif., Sept. 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Get ready to brush up your web-shooting skills as The Amazing Spider-Man™ video game from Activision Publishing, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Activision Blizzard, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATVI), and Marvel Entertainment, is available digitally today in North America, and will be available in Europe on September 26 th. As the official epilogue story to this summer's feature film and marking Spidey's return to a free-roaming Manhattan, The Amazing Spider-Man video game is now available for 4800 Microsoft Points on Xbox LIVE® Marketplace for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, $59.99 on the PlayStation®Store for the PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system, and $49.99 on Steam, including complete integration with Steam achievements. A Nintendo 3DS demo is also now available in the Nintendo eShop.
Additionally, fan-favorite downloadable content (DLC) for The Amazing Spider-Man video game launches for Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 system and Steam today, and includes the Rhino Challenge Pack, Oscorp Search&Destroy Pack, the all-new Lizard Rampage Pack and the highly requested Stan Lee Adventure Pack , where fans will be able to play as the comic legend himself.
Full details on each DLC pack for The Amazing Spider-Man video game below: [ul type="disc"]
Developed by Beenox for Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 system, Wii system from Nintendo, Nintendo 3DS and Windows PC, The Amazing Spider-Man is rated "T" (Teen— content that may be suitable for ages 13 and older) by the ESRB. The Nintendo 3DS edition features several unique mini-games that use its touch-screen abilities, including the exclusive Vigilante Mode using StreetPass™. The Nintendo DS version of the game was created by developer Other Ocean, is rated E10+ (Everyone 10 and older— content that may be suitable for ages 10 and older) by the ESRB, and follows the same storyline in an entirely different platforming adventure.
For more information on The Amazing Spider-Man video game, please go to http://www.TheAmazingSpiderManGame.com, and be sure to check out the game's Facebook page at http://www.Facebook.com/TheAmazingSpiderManGame.
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