TOM CLANCY'S SPLINTER CELL DOUBLE AGENT(TM) SNEAKS UP ON PLAYSTATIONÂ®3
SAN FRANCISCO - December 21, 2006 â Today Ubisoft, one of the world's largest video game publishers, announces that it will launch Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell Double Agent(TM) on the PLAYSTATIONÂ®3 computer entertainment system worldwide in March 2007, in time for the European launch of Sony's powerful new console.
Ubisoft will develop special features for the PLAYSTATIONÂ®3 system version, adding multiplayer maps and skins, as well as support for the SIXAXIS(TM) wireless controller in single player and multiplayer modes. Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell Double Agent(TM) will be a perfect fit for the PLAYSTATIONÂ®3 system's raw power.
"Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell Double Agent is already a best-seller and has set a new standard for the Splinter Cell series,â said Yves Guillemot, CEO at Ubisoft. "I am sure that Double Agent will prove to be a must-have title for PLAYSTATION 3 system.â
Ubisoft is a leading producer, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment products worldwide and has grown considerably through its strong and diversified line-up of products and partnerships. Ubisoft has offices in 21 countries and sales in more than 50 countries around the globe. It is committed to delivering high-quality, cutting-edge videogame titles to consumers. Ubisoft generated revenue of â¬538 million for the 2004â2005 fiscal year, an increase of 8% over the previous fiscal year at constant exchange rates. To learn more, please visit www.ubisoftgroup.com.
About Tom Clancy:
With more than 80 million books sold, Tom Clancy is arguably the world's most recognized author. His works include fiction such as The Hunt for Red October, Clear and Present Danger, The Sum of All Fears, Rainbow Six, Without Remorse and The Teeth of the Tiger. Clancy also writes nonfiction works about weapons and various military units. Four of his books have already been adapted into highly successful feature films.