Friday, July 23, 2010

Warners Rings Up "Green Lantern: Rise Of The Manhunters"

Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and DC Entertainment report that "Green Lantern: Rise of the Manhunters", a new video game will be released in conjunction with Warner Bros. Pictures' "Green Lantern" in 2011, for the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Wii (Double Helix Games) and Nintendo DS (Griptonite Games).

"...'Green Lantern: Rise of the Manhunters' is inspired by the feature film, which brings the enduringly popular DC Comics Super Hero to the big screen for the first time and which stars Ryan Reynolds in the title role as 'Hal Jordan', the newest member of the 'Green Lantern Corps'.

In the video game players will utilize over a dozen constructs and take flight across the deepest parts of the Universe to restore intergalactic order by wielding the ultimate weapon: the Green Lantern 'power ring'..."

"Green Lantern: Rise of the Manhunters gives players the chance to experience the world of the Green Lantern mythology in an interactive way, going beyond the events of the film and comic books," said Samantha Ryan, Senior Vice President, Production and Development, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment.

"The game is the first to center around DC Comics' Green Lantern franchise and we're excited to give fans the opportunity to experience the power of the ring with engaging gameplay..."

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