DOOM III FINALLY SHIPS!
After years and years of waiting and months of pushbacks Activision and id Software's Doom III, for the PC, has been shipped out to retailers all over the nation. Below you'll find the official press release for this revolutionary game, which is going to set new standards for videogame development in the future...
RAISING HELL: ID SOFTWARE'S DOOM 3 FOR THE PC SHIPS TO RETAIL
Santa Monica, CA - August 3, 2004 - The terror is about to begin...id Software(tm) and Activision, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATVI) have unleashed evil on gamers worldwide with the release of DOOM 3(tm), the most anticipated PC game of the year. A sci-fi horror masterpiece, DOOM 3 combines a dramatic storyline, pulse-pounding action, incredible graphics and revolutionary technology to deliver the most gripping and frightening gaming experience ever created. PC Gamer has already declared DOOM 3 'a masterpiece of the art form,' and awarded it a score of 94%. DOOM 3 is currently available at retail outlets nationwide for a suggested retail price of $54.99 and is rated 'M' (Mature) by the ESRB.
'The wait is over. The next generation in PC gaming has arrived with the release of DOOM 3,' said Todd Hollenshead, CEO, id Software. 'DOOM 3 is a total assault on your senses. The terrifying atmosphere, story, and cinema quality visuals and sound are like nothing ever seen in a game before, and we're thrilled to begin delivering it to game fans in North America, with the rest of the world only days away.'
DOOM 3 utilizes id's revolutionary new 3D graphics engine to draw players into the most frightening and gripping experience imaginable. In DOOM 3, a massive demonic invasion has overwhelmed the UAC's Mars research facility leaving only chaos and horror in its wake. As one of only a few survivors, you struggle with shock and fear as you fight your way to Hell and back in an epic clash against pure evil. For more information, fans can visit www.DOOM3.com.
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