Activision announces that the United Offensive expansion for Call of Duty is now
gold, and the continuance of the game's World War II action will ship to North
American stores on September 14. Here's more of today's flood of yellow text:
Santa Monica, CA - Sept. 1, 2004 - Activision, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATVI)
announced today that Call of Duty(tm): United Offensive(tm) - the expansion pack
to Infinity Ward's highly acclaimed Call of Duty(tm), which has received over 80
Game of the Year and 50 Editors' Choice Awards worldwide - has gone gold and
will ship to retail outlets nationwide on Sept. 14. The cinematic intensity of
the Call of Duty brand reaches unprecedented heights in Call of Duty: United
Offensive by delivering more action than ever before. This robust expansion pack
features a total of 13 all-new single player missions filled with new weapons,
player abilities and special effects, as well as an expanded multiplayer
experience introducing 11 new maps and three new modes of play. Developed by
Gray Matter Interactive Studios, Call of Duty: United Offensive is rated "T"
(Teen - Blood, Mild Language, Violence) by the ESRB and will carry a suggested
retail price of $29.99.