London, UK– 25th June, 2010– Activision Publishing, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATVI) announced today that its eagerly-awaited new first-person action title SINGULARITY TM is now available in the UK. Published by Activision and created by acclaimed developer Raven Software, who are celebrating their 20th anniversary in videogames, SINGULARITY throws players into the heart of a conspiracy that sends players hurtling through time.
“SINGULARITY seamlessly combines a heart-racing, story-driven experience with epic sci-fi combat and gameplay,” said Brian Raffel, studio director, Raven Software.“This new title reflects our heartfelt passion to bring an all-new, fresh experience to the first person action community. We can’t wait to take the action online!”
Thrust onto the mysterious Russian island base of Katorga-12, filled with Cold War secrets that threaten time itself, players must fight their way through an ever-shifting environment, haunted by time-ravaged creatures and mysteries. Armed with an arsenal of high-powered weapons and the Time Manipulation Device, players must contend with sudden time waves that hurl them back and forth between 1955 and the present day. In addition to a story-driven narrative, SINGULARITY offers players a unique multi-player experience, where Russian Special Forces with individual powers take on a team of creatures from another time including the powerful Radion, the gravity-defying Phase Tick and the time-altering Zek.
SINGULARITY is developed by Raven Software and is rated 18 by the BBFC. SINGULARITY is available for Xbox 360 ® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, PlayStation ® 3 computer entertainment system and Windows PC.
About Raven Software
Founded in 1990 and based in Madison, Wisconsin, Raven Software boasts a state-of-the-art motion capture facility, 3D-scanning department, Foley sound recording studio, and a Hollywood-quality cinematics department. Refusing to be defined by creating games for a single genre, the studio focuses on a range of projects that push the conceptual and technological boundaries of the digital entertainment world. Raven is known for many hit titles, including Marvel: Ultimate Alliance, the Soldier of Fortune series as well as Jedi Knight II, X-Men Origins: Wolverine, and Wolfenstein.
About Activision Publishing, Inc.
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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