of Duty 2 Storms Retail Shelves
) announces that Infinity
Ward's World War II shooter sequel is deploying to stores today:
MONICA, Calif., Oct. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Soldiers ... strap up those
boots, tighten that buckle and grab your helmet, it's time to return to battle
as Activision, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATVI - News) has shipped Call of Duty® 2 to retail
outlets nationwide. Powered by Infinity Ward's proprietary new engine, the
sequel delivers an unparalleled portrayal of the chaos and intensity of war with
life-like authenticity, amazing special effects, advanced A.I. technology, the
most realistic squad combat and explosive action. Call of Duty 2 for Windows® PC
is rated "T" (TEEN -- blood, mild language and violence) by the ESRB and carries
a suggested retail price of $49.99.
"The original Call of Duty set a new benchmark for epic intensity. Our team was
committed to raising the bar once again with Call of Duty 2 by delivering an
experience that immerses players in the action and takes them on a journey
that's as close to war as they will ever want to get," states Grant Collier,
president, Infinity Ward. "We've brought the action to life by creating a
context-sensitive dynamic battle chatter system, unparalleled smoke effects,
adding non-linear gameplay, open mission objectives and the most alert A.I.
ever. Gamers will feel like they're playing their own epic war movie."