ACTIVISION LAUNCHES SUPERSIZED TONY HAWKÂ®: SHRED WEB SITE AND CONFIRMS LAUNCH DATE
Santa Monica, CA â€“ October 1, 2010 â€“ Activision Publishing, Inc. (NASDAQ: ATVI) announced today the launch of the brand new web site for Tony HawkÂ®: SHRED, the latest installment in Activisionâ€™s renowned Tony HawkÂ® video game series.Â This yearâ€™s all-new Tony Hawk experience features larger-than-life gameplay and an innovative motion-sensing board controller that gets kids off the couch and into the action.Â Tony Hawk: SHREDâ€™s new, interactive www.shredgame.com web site gives players a head start on honing their over-the-top skate and snowboarding skills as they explore new game content, the latest news and much, much more!
The new SHRED web site is packed with exciting gameplay tips!Â Kids will be on the deck mastering killer moves after viewing dozens of training videos that demonstrate over 50 jaw-dropping in-game tricks, including everything from kickflips and grabs to Tonyâ€™s signature 900!Â The site also showcases talent profiles of all the pro riders featured in Tony Hawk: SHRED, as well as a developer blog to keep fans up to speed with all the latest and greatest game news right from the source!
Visitors to the new site should also be sure to check out the limited edition Tony Hawk: SHRED bundle, where the gameâ€™s amazing board controller features one of Tonyâ€™s custom Birdhouse graphics.Â Offered exclusively at Toys â€œRâ€Us stores across the country and online at Toysrus.com while supplies last, the limited edition bundle of Tony Hawk: SHRED will be available for all three versions of the game, and in-store/online presale starts on October 5th so reserve your copy early before they are all gone!
Tony Hawk: SHRED will be available at retail October 26th in North America and October 29th in Europe for the XboxÂ® 360 video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, PlayStationÂ®3 computer entertainment system, and Nintendo Wiiâ„¢.Â The game is rated â€œEâ€ (Everyone â€“ content that may be suitable for ages six and older) by the ESRB.