Activision’s High-octane Action Adventure Generator Rex: Agent of Providence Available Now
SANTA MONICA, Nov. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ –The nanite threat is mounting and it’s up to you to save the world in Activision Publishing, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Activision Blizzard, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATVI) and Cartoon Network Enterprises’ Generator Rex: Agent of Providence, a new video game based on the wildly popular Generator Rex television series. The game, which combines classic combat and action gameplay was developed by Virtuos for Nintendo DS™ and Nintendo 3DS™ hand-held systems, Wii™ system from Nintendo, PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system, and the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft.
Generator Rex: Agent of Providence allows players to step into the shoes of Rex Salazar, the hero of Cartoon Network’s original action-adventure television series. Rex controls mutation-inducing “Nanites” that make him a valuable member of Providence, a worldwide force that reins in out-of-control E.V.O.s (Exponentially Variegated Organisms). Whether he is crafting “Builds” or curing the dangerous mutations of others, Rex’s powers are truly amazing!
As Rex’s abilities evolve he unlocks awe-inspiring “Omega Builds”. With this newfound power he must leap into action to take on terrifying bosses, including the diabolical Van Kleiss! Players will also meet Rex’s allies Bobo Haha, Agent Six and Providence’s leader, the White Knight. Throughout the game, Rex faces enemies in environments such as the underwater world of Aquania and the private dimension of the nefarious Breach. In addition to the main campaign, gamers will engage in time trials and a variety of level-specific challenges. For an agent of Providence with powers matched by no one else, there’s always more adventure to be had!
Generator Rex: Agent of Providence is available now on Xbox 360, PlayStation®3 system and Nintendo 3DS for $39.99 and on Wii™ and Nintendo DS™ at $29.99. This game is rated “E10+ for Everyone 10 and older” by the ESRB. For more info, please visit www.activision.com and www.generator-rex.com.
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.
Activision Publishing maintains operations in the U.S., Canada, the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Sweden, Spain, Norway, Denmark, the Netherlands, Australia, Russia, Japan, South Korea, China and the region of Taiwan. More information about Activision and its products can be found on the company’s website, www.activision.com.
Virtuos is one of the largest providers of outsourced digital entertainment content production services, specializing in 3D Art and game software development. With locations in Shanghai, Chengdu, Vancouver, Saigon, Paris and Tokyo, Virtuos has more than 800 employees representing 15 nationalities. Virtuos’ clients include 15 of the top 20 digital entertainment companies worldwide as well as renowned independent studios. For more information, please refer to: www.virtuosgames.com