AGOURA HILLS, Calif. June 2, 2009 -- THQ Inc. (NASDAQ: THQI) today announced its Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) 2009 line-up featuring games for both core and casual gamers across all across all major platforms to be displayed in booth #5300, in the West Hall of the Los Angeles Convention Center June 2-4.
On display for the first time will be Relic Entertainment’s Warhammer® 40,000™: Space Marine®, Kaos Studios®’ Homefront™ and Rainbow Studios™’ MX vs. ATV™ Reflex™. THQ will also be offering extended hands-on time with Vigil Games™’ post-apocalyptic action-adventure title Darksiders™ and the critically acclaimed Red Faction®: Guerrilla™, which released today. THQ’s kids and family portfolio will be highlighted by first looks at Marvel® Super Hero Squad™, Drawn to Life®: The Next Chapter™ and World of Zoo™.
THQ will also be presenting WWE® SmackDown® vs. Raw® 2010, UFC® 2009 Undisputed™, Cars Race-O-Rama, Dragonica™ Online, All Star Cheer Squad™ 2, SpongeBob’s Truth or Square and James Patterson: Women’s Murder Club Games of Passion.
“THQ is proud to be entering E3 2009 celebrating the worldwide critical success of UFC 2009 Undisputed and Red Faction: Guerrilla,” said Brian Farrell, president and CEO, THQ.“We’re showcasing an E3 line-up that demonstrates our highly focused five point product strategy, ensuring that success continues through fiscal year 2010 and beyond.”
THQ Inc. (NASDAQ: THQI) is a leading worldwide developer and publisher of interactive entertainment software. The company develops its products for all popular game systems, personal computers and wireless devices. Headquartered in Los Angeles County, California, THQ sells product through its global network of offices located throughout North America, Europe and Asia Pacific. More information about THQ and its products may be found at www.thq.com. THQ, All Star Cheer Squad 2, Darksiders, Drawn to Life: The Next Chapter, Homefront, Kaos Studios, MX vs. ATV Reflex, Rainbow Studios, Red Faction: Guerrilla, Vigil Games, World of Zoo, and their respective logos are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of THQ Inc.
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