Featured Articles

AMD sheds light on stacked DRAM APUs

AMD sheds light on stacked DRAM APUs

AMD is fast tracking stacked DRAM deployment and a new presentation leaked by the company  points to APUs with stacked DRAM,…

More...
Nvidia officially launches the 8-inch Shield Tablet

Nvidia officially launches the 8-inch Shield Tablet

As expected and reported earlier, Nvidia has now officially announced its newest Shield device, the new 8-inch Shield Tablet. While the…

More...
Intel launches new mobile Haswell and Bay Trail parts

Intel launches new mobile Haswell and Bay Trail parts

Intel has introduced seven new Haswell mobile parts and four Bay Trail SoC chips, but most of them are merely clock…

More...
Aerocool Dead Silence reviewed

Aerocool Dead Silence reviewed

Aerocool is well known for its gamer cases with aggressive styling. However, the Dead Silence chassis offers consumers a new choice,…

More...
AMD A8-7600 Kaveri APU reviewed

AMD A8-7600 Kaveri APU reviewed

Today we'll take a closer look at AMD's A8-7600 APU Kaveri APU, more specifically we'll examine the GPU performance you can…

More...
Frontpage Slideshow | Copyright © 2006-2010 orks, a business unit of Nuevvo Webware Ltd.
Thursday, 04 December 2008 05:32

2009 to offer full slate from Activision

Written by David Stellmack







Details of future releases coming to light


Activision has taken the lid off at least some of what we can expect to see from the publisher in 2009. Much of what was announced we either already knew or at least had some idea of what the 2009 line up was going to look like.

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 will be coming this fall. No release date or additional details were given beyond the fact that it was in development by Infinity Ward who was the original developer of the series.

After taking a year off and hopefully much needed extended planning and development, the Tony Hawk skate boarding series will return with a new release in the series. Beyond hinting that you will not be playing the game with your hands this time around, not much else is known about the new installment in the series. Series creator, Neversoft, will be handling the development of this new Tony Hawk title.

Bizarre Creations, which is best known for the Project Gotham Racing Series, has a new James Bond title in development that will be focused on driving as the primary feature of the new game. Bizarre Creations was acquired by Activision in September 2007 and this will be their first title to be released under the Activision brand. Bizarre is also said to have another new original title in development that is being described as a “Mario Kart meets Forza” title that nothing else is really known about.

As expected, Activision also has developer Neversoft hard at work on the fifth installment of the Guitar Hero series, which is being developed under the working title of Guitar Hero 5. No time frame for release was provided, but it is also suspected that this will be a late fall release.

Activision looks to have some good titles on the horizon and some additional titles that we expect to hear more about by mid next year. It is likely that the majority of the new titles will targeted at the Xbox 360 as well as the PlayStation 3 platforms, with at least some of the titles coming to the Wii, as well.

Last modified on Thursday, 04 December 2008 09:20
blog comments powered by Disqus

 

Facebook activity

Latest Commented Articles

Recent Comments