Press Release - Gameboy Color:
ACTIVISION HITS THE ROAD WITH WALT DISNEY WORLD QUEST-- MAGICAL RACING TOUR FOR THE NINTENDO GAME BOY COLOR
Back of Box - Game Boy Color:
Eidos Interactive Game Catalog:
Activision and Disney Interactive Give Game Boy Color Gamers a Driving Tour of Walt Disney World
Santa Monica, Calif. – December 21, 2000 – Activision, Inc. (NASDAQ: ATVI) and Disney Interactive give gamers the run of Walt Disney World® Resort in Walt Disney World® Quest--Magical Racing Tour’. A four-wheeled racing romp through some of the most popular Disney theme parks and water parks, Walt Disney World Quest-- Magical Racing Tour is rated “E” by the ESRB and is currently available for the Nintendo® Game Boy® Color for a suggested retail price of $29.99.
“Walt Disney World Quest--Magical Racing Tour allows children of all ages to take the magic of Disney theme parks with them wherever they go,” said Larry Goldberg, executive vice president, Activision Worldwide Studios. “With fun tracks, authentic music and humorous power-ups, the game is sure to entertain children of all ages.”
A multi-vehicle racing romp, Walt Disney World Quest-- Magical Racing Tour takes players on a high-speed tour through 13 action-packed fantasy tracks based on popular Walt Disney World Resort theme park attractions and water parks such as Space Mountain, Pirates of the Caribbean, Rock ‘n Roller Coaster and Typhoon Lagoon. Tasked with finding all the pieces of a giant fireworks machine, gamers play as their favorite Disney friends, including Chip ‘n Dale, Jiminy Cricket, and 11 additional characters.
Around every turn there are secret treasures, hidden tracks and speedy power-ups to help players stay far ahead of the competition. Because every second counts, gamers can launch a variety of fun objects at the competition such as frog spells, teacup mines and flying acorns to spin them out of control and gain an advantage.
About Disney Interactive
Disney Interactive, part of the Disney Consumer Products division of The Walt Disney Company, develops, markets and globally distributes a wide variety of interactive entertainment, educational and sports CD-ROMs and video games. For more information on Disney Interactive’s products, visit www.disneyinteractive.com.
Headquartered in Santa Monica, California, Activision, Inc. is a leading worldwide developer, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment and leisure products. Founded in 1979, Activision posted revenues of $572 million for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2000.
Activision maintains operations in the US, Canada, the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Japan, Australia, and the Netherlands. More information about Activision and its products can be found on the company's World Wide Web site, which is located at http://www.activision.com.
The statements contained in this release that are not historical facts are “forward-looking statements.” The Company cautions readers of this press release that a number of important factors could cause Activision’s actual future results to differ materially from those expressed in any such forward-looking statements. These important factors, and other factors that could affect Activision, are described in Activision’s Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2000, which was filed with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission. Readers of this press release are referred to such filings.
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