Tony Hawk's Downhill Jam Zooms Onto Retail Shelves for the PS2
Santa Monica, CA - May 8, 2007 - Experience the breakneck speed and
> blazing acceleration with Tony Hawk's Downhill Jam for the
> PlayStation(r)2 computer entertainment system, available from
> Activision, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATVI). Shipping today to retailers
> nationwide, the game, which originally debuted on the Wii(tm), combines
> signature Tony Hawk gameplay with the blinding velocity of downhill
> skateboarding and features four new single player events, three new
> multiplayer modes and three new playable characters. Tony Hawk's
> Downhill Jam for the PlayStation 2 system was developed by SuperVillain
> Studios and is rated "E10+" (Everyone 10 and older - Comic Mischief,
> Mild Language, Mild Violence) by the ESRB and has a suggested retail
> price of $39.99.
> In Tony Hawk's Downhill Jam players take on the role of Tony Hawk or one
> of 12 characters to compete in specific time-based challenges in one of
> three gameplay modes including race, trick and slalom. Gamers can also
> challenge friends in head-to-head competitions as they pull off a
> variety of high-velocity stunts and crashes in living, populated
> environments filled with cars, pedestrians and buildings.
> For more information more information on Tony Hawk's Downhill Jam, visit
> About Tony Hawk, Inc.
> Tony Hawk, Inc. is a world leader in its field with the unprecedented
> ability to bring alternative sports and their unique lifestyle to the
> masses while maintaining an indispensable edge of authenticity with the
> market's hard-core, trendsetting audience. Founded by Tony Hawk in 1998
> and based in Vista, CA, the company is organized into five segments:
> Merchandising, Events, Endorsements, Film and Digital Media. These
> lifestyle sports include skateboarding, BMX, Motocross, surfing and
> snowboarding. Consumer goods bearing the Tony Hawk brand have dominated
> several markets, including interactive games, skateboard hard goods,
> lifestyle apparel, toys, publications and more.
> About Activision, Inc.
> Headquartered in Santa Monica, California, Activision, Inc. is a leading
> worldwide developer, publisher and distributor of interactive
> entertainment and leisure products. Founded in 1979, Activision posted
> net revenues of $1.47 billion for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2006.
> Activision maintains operations in the U.S., Canada, the United Kingdom,
> France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Australia, Scandinavia, Spain, the
> Netherlands and South Korea. More information about Activision and its
> products can be found on the company's World Wide Web site, which is
> located at www.activision.com.
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