SIERRA ENTERTAINMENT LAUNCHES MALICE WEBSITE
Site Features Game Trailers, New Images and Behind the Scenes Moments with No Doubt
BELLEVUE, WA (July 1, 2002) - Sierra Entertainment, Inc., a studio of Vivendi Universal Games, today announced the launch of a new website dedicated to Malice(tm), the upcoming action-adventure game, developed by UK-based Argonaut Games PLC (AGT.L). The site is live and can be accessed athttp://malice.sierra.com, where fans can find out just what makes Malice this year's most unexpected title.
The new Malice site hosts screenshots from the game, desktop backgrounds, movies and music, as well as behind the scenes production artwork and a voice recording session with No Doubt. There are also links to the latest Malice game news and press releases. Malice is due to release worldwide this November on both the Xbox(tm) video game system and the PlayStation(r)2 computer entertainment system under the Sierra brand.
Malice is an action-adventure game named for a tough, kick-ass teen. Players must venture into the warped reality of Malice where the evil fire god, Nefarious Rex, has fractured the time-lines and set the world ablaze. As Malice you must unravel the mystery of your demise, battle Rex's twisted minions, and fix the shattered time-lines in order to save a universe gone mad. Malice is certain to be one of the great action-adventure games on next generation console systems.
Argonaut Games PLC,http://www.argonaut.com, based in London, Oxfordshire, Sheffield and Cambridge UK, is one of the largest independent games developers in the world, with over 200 employees, and an 18 year history of producing groundbreaking hit games such as Croc: The Legend of the Gobbos, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone on PS One(tm) and hardware technologies, like the Super FX chip. Argonaut prides itself on its creativity in games design and is at the vanguard of new technologies with development for current and future mass-market video game platforms such PlayStation(r)2, Game Cube(tm) and Xbox(tm).
Sierra Entertainment, Inc.,http://www.sierra.com, a studio of Vivendi Universal Games, is one of the original developers and largest worldwide publishers of interactive entertainment software. Based in Bellevue, WA, Sierra is renowned for releasing critically acclaimed and award winning titles that represent a wide variety of computer entertainment on game consoles and PC platforms.
About Vivendi Universal Games
Headquartered in New York, NY, Vivendi Universal Games (http://www.vugames.com) is a global leader in multi-platform interactive entertainment and a worldwide operating division of Vivendi Universal Publishing, the world's third largest publishing company. A leading publisher of PC, console and online-based interactive content, Vivendi Universal Games' portfolio of development studios includes Blizzard Entertainment, Sierra Entertainment and Universal Interactive. Through its Partner Publishing Group, Vivendi Universal Games also co-publishes and/or distributes interactive products for a number of strategic partners, including Empire Interactive, Fox Interactive, Mythic Entertainment and Simon & Schuster, among others. Games are one of parent company Vivendi Universal's key content areas, along with movies, music and other publishing activities.