Classic title players to earn instant upgrades for use in id softwareâ€™s upcoming, Wolfenstein, due 7th August
London, UK– 29th May, 2009– Activision Publishing (Nasdaq: ATVI) and id Software announced today the legendary first-person action title, the original Wolfenstein 3D? will be available for download on 3rd June on Xbox LIVE? Arcade for the Xbox 360? video game and entertainment system from Microsoft and 4th June on PLAYSTATION?Network for PLAYSTATION?3 (PS3™). The famed title that created an entire video game genre, Wolfenstein 3D offers players a chance to experience the intensity of escaping from Castle Wolfenstein all over again. Classic enemies like Hans Grosse and Mecha-Hitler await players in the six episodes that span 60 levels. Wolfenstein 3D is rated 18 by the BBFC.
Gamers taking the challenge to defeat the twisted Nazi regime will also earn accolades and be awarded gold for customisable weapon upgrades in id Software’s all new, Wolfenstein™. The newest addition to the famed blockbuster franchise, Wolfenstein is scheduled to be on store shelves on 7th August on Xbox 360, PS3 and PC and is rated 18 by the BBFC..
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id– defined by Freud as the primal section of the human psyche; id Software, located in Mesquite, Texas, was founded in 1991. From inception to present day, id Software has relentlessly provided technical, design and artistic leadership as an independent game developer and technology provider. Transcending the games industry, id’s iconic brands such as Wolfenstein, DOOM, QUAKE and Enemy Territory have become staples of popular culture for generations of gamers. More information on id Software can be found at www.idsoftware.com.
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