FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
MINNEAPOLIS, MN – September 7, 2011 – Activision Publishing, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATVI) announced today that DreamWorks® Super Star Kartz™ will be available this holiday season for Nintendo DS™, the Nintendo 3DS™ system, Wii™ from Nintendo, PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system, and the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft. DreamWorks Super Star Kartz brings together a compilation of everyone’s favorite DreamWorks Animation SKG, Inc. (Nasdaq: DWA) characters and locations as they compete in some of the zaniest racing challenges ever.
“We’ve brought together 14 of the most beloved characters from Shrek, Madagascar, How To Train Your Dragon and Monsters Vs. Aliens into one thrilling new kart racing game,” said David Oxford, Activision Publishing. “For the first time ever, we’re giving fans a super star lineup of some of DreamWorks Animation’s most famous characters!”
In the game, players race as their favorite DreamWorks Animation characters as they speed, jump, power-up and boost through wacky, wild and wondrous kart courses and compete to be the first to cross the finish line. Amazing stunts, awesome tricks and unique weaponry lets players outrace and outwit their opponents all while enjoying hilarious commentary by King Julien, the game’s announcer. Racers can put the pedal to the metal with multiple game modes including Battle, Circuit and Time Trial. Friends are invited to compete with up to 4 player split screen capabilities on consoles.
DreamWorks Super Star Kartz is rated E for Everyone by the ESRB. For more information, please visit www.activision.com.
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Headquartered in Santa Monica, California, Activision Publishing, Inc. is a leading worldwide developer, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment and leisure products.
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