Thursday, October 13, 2011

Activision Calls For "Men In Black"

Activision Publishing, Inc., in partnership with Columbia Pictures, reports that a new "Men In Black" video game, titled "Book Of Thoth", will launch as a standalone title to coincide with the global theatrical release of "Men in Black III", Spring 2012 :

"...the films' unique blend of action, humor, and eye-popping special effects will fuel the 'Men in Black' gameplay experience. Utilizing the rich mythology of the 'Men in Black' universe, the game's original story will build on the history of the series to bring back familiar faces, while also introducing new foes..."

"The 'Men in Black' franchise is an unbeatable starting point to deliver a genre-bending gaming experience with a level of production value on par with Hollywood," said David Oxford, Executive Vice President of Activision Publishing, Inc.

"With Activision bringing the 'Men in Black' universe to life on next gen consoles for the first time," said Mark Caplan, Vice President of Licensing at Sony Pictures Entertainment, "the 'Men in Black' video game will be both familiar to fans, an exciting beginning for the uninitiated, and revolutionary for the franchise".

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