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Activsion/Blizzard has be nice enough to send us the full list of games they will be showing at E3. Looking at all the game’s that will be on display they definitely have great line up, and some of the titles have the ability to be a best of E3 award winner! With E3 just around the corner I’m sure all of you are anxious, but until then here’s the full press release.

ACTIVISION TO SHOWCASE SEVERAL OF THE MOST ANTICIPATED GAMES OF THE YEAR
AT THE 2009 e3 expo

Company's Powerful Slate Features Infinity Ward's Modern Warfare(r) 2,

DJ Hero(tm) and Guitar Hero(r) 5

For the First Time Attendees Can Play Bizarre Creations' Blur(tm) and

Tony Hawk(r): RIDE(tm); and See New Presentations of Marvel(tm):
Ultimate Alliance 2, Transformers(tm): Revenge of the Fallen,
Wolfenstein(tm), Singularity(tm) and PROTOTYPE(tm)

Santa Monica, CA - May 27, 2009 - Activision Publishing, Inc.
<http://www.activision.com/>  (Nasdaq: ATVI) will debut a robust slate
of new titles based on some of the largest video game franchises at the
2009 Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3 Expo) taking place at the Los
Angeles Convention Center on June 2 - 4, 2009.

Headlining the slate is Infinity Ward's highly anticipated sequel to
Call of Duty(r) 4: Modern Warfare(tm), Modern Warfare(r) 2, which is
expected to be one of the best-selling games of the year.  Additionally,
the company will debut its groundbreaking new DJ Hero(tm) game and
rock-based title Guitar Hero(r) 5, both of which will once again
transform the way consumers enjoy and engage with music by offering the
largest array of contemporary artists ever featured in music-based
games.

Attendees will also be able to play Bizarre Creations' Blur(tm) which
marries intense wheel-to-wheel racing action with spectacular power-ups
and real-world cars and locations, as well as Tony Hawk(r): RIDE(tm),
which will redefine skateboarding through an innovative motion sensing
skateboard controller that allows for unprecedented freedom and
movement.

"At this year's E3, we will debut the largest and strongest lineup in
our company's history," said Mike Griffith, President and CEO,
Activision Publishing, Inc.  "Our innovative slate features games based
on some of the industry's largest franchises, as well as exciting new
offerings in the music, racing and action-sports genres that are poised
to redefine the interactive entertainment experience.  We are also very
excited to showcase two new intellectual properties Singularity(tm) and
PROTOTYPE(tm) which are already garnering a tremendous amount of
interest and excitement."

Activision's Full E3 Game Slate Includes:

Blur is set to revolutionize the racing genre as the ultimate
wheel-to-wheel racing action experience with spectacular power-ups,
real-world locations and over 60 licensed cars.  The pick-up and play
game drops players into heart-pumping, electrified racing action with 20
cars on track all targeting the finish line and battling each other as
they trade paint and collect intense power-ups, including the ability to
blast other cars out of the way with huge bursts of energy, boost their
speed and more.  Gamers can also engage in competitive and team-based
multiplayer with up to 20 racers online, or on a single console via
4-player split-screen; plus create custom groups to design their own
complete game mode.  (Xbox 360(r) video game and entertainment system
from Microsoft, PLAYSTATION(r)3 computer entertainment system and Games
for Windows(r); not yet rated by the ESRB).

In DJ Hero, faces in the crowd are transformed into the life of the
party as the game's turntable controller - created exclusively for DJ
Hero and featuring familiar DJ tools including a fully-rotating
turntable, sample buttons, effects dial and cross fader - immerses fans
into the authenticity of DJ culture and a sea of music.  (Xbox 360,
PLAYSTATION 3 system, PlayStation(r)2 computer entertainment systems and
Wii(tm) system from Nintendo; not yet rated by the ESRB).

Guitar Hero 5 features the strongest, most varied set list to-date
comprised of master tracks from 85 of the hottest bands of today and the
biggest classic acts including Kings of Leon, The Rolling Stones, The
White Stripes, Santana, Vampire Weekend, Tom Petty, Johnny Cash, Bob
Dylan, plus more than 25 artists from a variety of music genres that
will be making their music video game debut.  (Xbox 360, PLAYSTATION 3
system, Wii and PlayStation 2 system; not yet rated by the ESRB).

The greatest Super Hero(tm) action/RPG of all time is back with the
world's largest army of heroes and villains in Marvel(tm): Ultimate
Alliance 2.  Incorporating elements of the acclaimed Marvel Civil War
storyline, the game allows players to choose their side and team up with
revered heroes and villains, including Spider-Man, Wolverine, Hulk, Iron
Man, Deadpool, Venom, Green Goblin and Captain America.  Players can
combine characters' powers and unleash astonishing new attacks.  (Xbox
360, PLAYSTATION 3 system, Wii, PlayStation 2 system, PSP(r)
(PlayStation(r) Portable) system and Nintendo DS(tm); not yet rated by
the ESRB).

On November 10, 2009, Infinity Ward will make its return with the
release of Modern Warfare 2, the most-anticipated game of the year and
the sequel to the best-selling first-person action game of all time,
Call of Duty(r) 4: Modern Warfare(tm), which has sold more than 13
million copies to date.  Modern Warfare 2 continues the gripping and
heart-racing saga with an unprecedented level of action as players face
off against a new threat dedicated to bringing the world to the brink of
collapse.  (Xbox 360, PLAYSTATION 3 system and Games for Windows; not
yet rated by the ESRB).

An all-new, third-person open-world/action game, PROTOTYPE lets gamers
feel the power of being the ultimate shape-shifting weapon.  You are the
PROTOTYPE:  Alex Mercer - a genetically mutated man without memory,
armed with amazing shape-shifting abilities, hunting your way to
discover what created you and determined to make those responsible pay.
As Alex, gamers tear through a densely populated contemporary New York
City with Parkour-style agility, consuming anybody that gets in their
way...assuming their physical identity, memories and abilities.  (Xbox
360, PLAYSTATION 3 system and Games for Windows; the game is rated "M"
by the ESRB).

Singularity pits shooter and sci-fi fans against a devastating fracture
in time.   As players attempt to unravel a conspiracy, they must fight
their way through ever-shifting epic sci-fi environments, occupied by
Russian soldiers and time-ravaged creatures, while sudden time waves
hurl them back and forth between 1950 and the present day.  Use time as
a weapon as you attempt to unravel the mystery and prevent a
catastrophic event that threatens all humanity.  (Xbox 360, PLAYSTATION
3 system and Games for Windows; not yet rated by the ESRB).

Featuring an innovative skateboard-shaped controller, Tony Hawk: RIDE
redefines the sports genre by offering a dynamic hands-free gaming
experience.  Using full motion sensing technology, players physically
control the action by performing various movements and gestures on the
board that directly translate into amazing tricks in the game in a
variety of settings and half pipes.  The new wireless skateboard
controller provides an accessible and social gaming experience that
allows players to feel what it's really like to skate.  Without complex
button combinations or analog sticks, gamers can literally step on the
board to play the game.  (Xbox 360, PLAYSTATION 3 system and Wii; not
yet rated by the ESRB).

Based on Hasbro's legendary TRANSFORMERS property and Paramount Pictures
and DreamWorks Pictures' upcoming feature film, Transformers(tm):
Revenge of the Fallen, the video game thrusts players into a battle for
supremacy across the globe as either AUTOBOTS or DECEPTICONS to drive,
fly, fight and blast their way through intense, pressure-packed levels.
Delivering more control than ever before, players can select from an
extremely diverse range of playable TRANSFORMERS characters and jump
straight into action as they instantly switch between robot, vehicle and
weapon modes to fight for the preservation or annihilation of all
mankind.  Players can also fight the epic war between the AUTOBOTS and
DECEPTICONS online in explosive, multiplayer combat.  (Xbox 360,
PLAYSTATION 3 system, Wii, PlayStation 2 system PSP system, Nintendo DS
and Games for Windows; the game is rated "T" for the console and PC
versions and "E10+" for the handheld versions by the ESRB).

Wolfenstein(tm) brings the Nazi's dark obsession with the occult to
life, by intertwining fast-paced, intense story-driven combat with a
diverse sci-fi experience.  As BJ Blazkowicz, a highly decorated member
of the Office of Secret Actions (OSA), you are sent on a special mission
into the heart of the Third Reich to investigate evidence that the SS
hierarchy may possess a new and mysterious power.  Wolfenstein is
scheduled to be on store shelves on August 4, 2009.  (Xbox 360,
PLAYSTATION 3 system and Games for Windows; not yet rated by the ESRB;
the game is rated "M" by the ESRB).

For assets and more information on Activision's E3 videogame line-up,
please visit virtualpressoffice.com/public/kit/activision
<http://www.virtualpressoffice.com/public/kit/activision> .

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