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From Russia with Love Starring Sean Connery as James Bond

MobyRank MobyScore
PlayStation 2
72
3.5
Xbox
74
3.2
GameCube
76
3.6

Advertising Blurbs

www.xbox.com:
    The year is 1963. Your name is Bond, James Bond.Your mission is to slip inside the dangerous and debonair world of the original 007 in From Russia With Love™.

    As the ultimate secret agent, travel to exotic destinations such as Istanbul and the Orient Express, connect with a beautiful Russian double agent, and immerse yourself into an authentic re-creation of the classic Bond world. In missions that combine driving and stealth, delve deeper into the plot of the legendary film in an experience that will leave you shaken … and stirred.

    • Play as Connery's Bond: Step into the shoes of the legendary Sean Connery, the original James Bond from the 1960s.
    • Enter the world of classic 007: Drive the vintage cars, meet the beautiful women, and visit the exotic locales, all beautifully rendered in authentic sixties style.
    • Live the Bond experience: Fully integrated stealth and driving missions, non-linear level progression, a new zoom and focus aiming mechanic, and a deeply immersive living world add up to innovative, non-stop Bond action.
    • Play multiplayer: In the brand new multiplayer mode, the third-person, split-screen deathmatch offers an engrossing social multiplayer experience.
    • Control 007 like never before: A new scoring and rewards system allows you to deeply customize the equipment, skills, and abilities you use in action as James Bond.
    • Use classic Bond gadgets: Equip yourself with an array of classic secret agent weapons and gadgets, updated with unique twenty-first century twists.

    Contributed by havoc of smeg (12579) on Sep 18, 2010.

www.playstation.com:
    Sean Connery returns to voice 007 in this new game based on the classic Bond movie.

    The classic 1963 film was only Bond's second movie outing and is seen by many as the quintessential 007 flick. Now that classic is coming to PS2.

    Featuring the beautiful Russian agent Tatiana Romanov, deadly assassin Red Grant and SPECTRE operative Rosa Klebb, this is one of 007's deadliest missions. Jet-pacs, car chases, fights on moving trains and of course the trademark Bond humour, From Russia with Love is a trip back to Bond at his best.

    • Sean Connery, the original Bond, reprises his role as the dapper MI6 agent

    • Invest in your character and customize the ultimate Bond for a whole new level of gameplay options.

    • Game features intense action, driving, jetpack and stealth missions based on the movie as well as original, action-intensive sequences

    Contributed by havoc of smeg (12579) on Jun 14, 2010.

www.playstation.com:
    Become the world's most famous secret agent, James Bond, as you take on an adventure that's sure to leave you shaken and stirred...

    • Immerse yourself in the storyline of the classic James Bond film - From Russia With Love
    • Use Bond Focus to target your enemies with deadly pinpoint accuracy
    • Tool up with gadgets from Q, including a watch-laser and jetpack

    Contributed by havoc of smeg (12579) on Jun 05, 2010.

Electronic Arts press release:

    EA Ships from Russia with Love for the PSP

    REDWOOD CITY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 4, 2006--Electronic Arts (Nasdaq:ERTS - News) announced today that From Russia With Love(TM) for the PSP(TM) (PlayStation® Portable) system has shipped and is on store shelves. Making its debut as the first Bond game on the PSP system, From Russia With Love gives players the opportunity to experience the timeless fiction of the classic James Bond movie. Invest in your character and customize the ultimate Bond for a whole new level of gameplay options, including an all new single player mode consisting of 8 exciting missions, multiplayer mode with ad-hoc wireless, 16 new Bond challenges, several new unlockable Bond villains and classic Bond gadgets and weapons.

    From Russia With Love(TM) is the first game to put PSP players in the universe of the classic James Bond films. Set in the original 60's Bond era, the game features movie-based missions as well as original, action-intensive sequences, a broad and deep variety of gameplay, social multiplayer experiences, gorgeous women, and classic, upgradeable weapons and gadgetry with modern mechanics. Sean Connery, the original Bond, reprises his role as the dapper Mi6 agent in this innovative, retro-styled and highly anticipated console title from the infamous Bond franchise. The highly anticipated game currently is available on the PlayStation®2 computer entertainment system, the Xbox® video game system from Microsoft, and the Nintendo GameCube(TM).

    Contributed by Patrick Bregger (107389) on Feb 01, 2010.

Electronic Arts press release:

    EA Returns Classic James Bond to Shelves in New Videogame -- from Russia With Love; Sean Connery Reprises Role as Bond in First Videogame Appearance

    Electronic Arts (NASDAQ: ERTS - News) has shipped the latest installment in the widely successful James Bond(TM) videogame franchise, From Russia With Love(TM), starring Academy Award®-winner, Sir Sean Connery. The highly anticipated game is being released on the PlayStation®2 computer entertainment system and the Xbox® video game system from Microsoft and available in stores now. A version for the Nintendo GameCube(TM) will be released in mid-November.

    From Russia With Love, the videogame, is based on the classic Bond film from 1963 but features new plot twists, gadgets, weapons and characters as well as a dynamic multiplayer component. Sir Sean Connery, appearing in his first-ever videogame, lent his voice and likeness to the project. Also making their videogame debuts as original Bond girls are movie and TV star Maria Menounos and multi-platinum UK pop star Natasha Bedingfield.

    "We think fans of the Bond videogame franchise will be very excited that we were able to bring back the original Bond, Sir Sean Connery, to lend his voice and help the development team tailor the game to his Bond style," said Jillian Goldberg, Vice President of Marketing for EA. "We are excited to give Bond fans of all ages an opportunity to experience the classic Bond film: From Russia With Love as a videogame."

    Officially licensed by MGM Interactive, From Russia With Love was developed by EA's Redwood Shores, Calif. studio. This game has been rated T (Teen) by the ESRB. More information on the game can be found on the official website at www.007.ea.com.

    Contributed by Patrick Bregger (107389) on Feb 01, 2010.

Back of Keep Case - PSP (Germany):
    WILLKOMMEN IN DER WELT DES KLASSISCHEN JAMES BOND

    Spielen Sie als Connerys Bond und rüsten Sie ihn individuell auf.

    Bekämpfen Sie Freunde und gefährliche Bots in einzigartigen wireless Multiplayer-Modi.

    Erleben Sie im neuen Bond-Fokus-Modus Schüsse mit absoluter Präzision.

    Brandneue Bond-Herausforderungen belohnen Sie dafür, wie 007 zu spielen.

    Contributed by Patrick Bregger (107389) on Jan 30, 2010.

Back of Keep Case - PlayStation 2 (United States):
    ENTER THE WORLD OF CLASSIC JAMES BOND

    Customize your Bond with upgradeable gadgets, weapons, and clothing.

    Battle it out to be the deadliest villains in all-out, multiplayer deathmatches.

    Speed through missions in classic cars, speedboats, or a jetpack.

    Shoot with pinpoint accuracy using the new Bond Focus mode.

    Contributed by Patrick Bregger (107389) on Jan 30, 2010.

Nintendo Winter Catalog 2005 - GameCube:

    Connery Returns as Bond

    Take two measures of stealth and driving, and mix them into missions of great intrigue, add in dangerously beautiful women, and garnish with one 007 played by the original James Bond--Sean Connery. Serve in an authentic and immersive re-creation of the classic 007 world and you have From Russia with Love, an interactive experience that drops you deep into the plot of the legendary film... with a few surprises!

    Contributed by Joshua J. Slone (4618) on Mar 09, 2007.

www.electronic-arts.de - PlayStation 2 (German):
    LIEBESGRÜSSE AUS MOSKAU’ ist das erste Spiel, das den Spieler in das Universum des klassischen James Bond-Films zurückversetzt. Es spielt vor dem Hintergrund der original 60er-Jahre-Bond-Ära und beinhaltet sowohl auf dem Film basierende Missionen als auch original Action-Sequenzen.

    Außerdem mit dabei: Eine große Auswahl an Gameplay- Optionen, vollständig integrierte Fahrzeuge, ein großartiges Multiplayer-Erlebnis, bezaubernde Bond-Girls und klassische, aufrüstbare Waffen und Gadgets mit modernsten Mechanismen.

    Erstelle und verändere Bond in einer lebendigen Welt, die auf der zeitlosen Fiktion des klassischen James Bond-Films basiert. Investiere in deinen Charakter und bearbeite und gestalte den ultimativen Bond dank völlig neuer Gameplay-Optionen ganz nach deiner eigenen Vorstellung.

    Sean Connery, der einzig wahre Bond, übernimmt in diesem innovativen, im Retro-Stil gehaltenen und heiß ersehnten Konsolentitel des berüchtigten Bond- Franchises endlich wieder die Rolle des eleganten MI6- Agenten.

    Features

    • Erschaffe deinen eigenen Bond, basierend auf Sean Connery, vor dem Hintergrund einer Retro- 60er-Jahre-Umgebung.
    • Eine lebendige und pulsierende Welt im Stil der 60er, einschließlich klassischer Wagen, Architektur, Mode und exotischer Schauplätze.
    • Hollywood-Produktion mit modernsten Technologien.
    • Innovatives Gameplay, größere Auswahl, nichtlineare Missionen, Einführung einer neuen Fokus- /Zoom-Funktion.
    • Mitreißendes Multiplayer-Erlebnis
    • Rollenspiel-Elemente: Investiere in deinen Charakter, indem du ihn ausrüstest, seine Fähigkeiten verbesserst und Punkte/Belohnungen verteilst
    • Intensive Action, Fahr- und Tarn-Missionen
    • Mit auf dem Film basierenden und Action geladenen Missionen.
    • Vollständig integrierte Fahrzeuge, mehr als ein Dutzend Waffen und klassische Gadgets mit modernsten Mechanismen.

    Contributed by Xoleras (66253) on Nov 20, 2005.

www.xbox.com (US):
    The year is 1963. Your name is Bond, James Bond. Your mission is to slip inside the dangerous and debonair world of the original 007 in From Russia With Love’. As the ultimate secret agent, travel to exotic destinations such as Istanbul and the Orient Express, connect with a beautiful Russian double agent, and immerse yourself into an authentic re-creation of the classic Bond world. In missions that combine driving and stealth, delve deeper into the plot of the legendary film in an experience that will leave you shaken … and stirred.

    Contributed by Xoleras (66253) on Nov 20, 2005.

uk.playstation.com:
    The classic 1963 film was only Bond's second movie outing and is seen by many as the quintessential 007 flick. Now that classic is coming to PS2.

    Featuring the beautiful Russian agent Tatiana Romanov, deadly assassin Red Grant and SPECTRE operative Rosa Klebb, this is one of 007's deadliest missions. Jet-pacs, car chases, fights on moving trains and of course the trademark Bond humour, From Russia with Love is a trip back to Bond at his best.

    • Sean Connery, the original Bond, reprises his role as the dapper MI6 agent


    • Invest in your character and customize the ultimate Bond for a whole new level of gameplay options.


    • Game features intense action, driving, jetpack and stealth missions based on the movie as well as original, action-intensive sequences

    Contributed by Xoleras (66253) on Nov 20, 2005.

www.nintendo.com – GameCube:

    Connery is back as Bond!

    The recipe is this: take two measures of stealth and driving and mix them into missions of great intrigue, add in dangerously beautiful women, and garnish with one 007 played by the original James Bond – Sean Connery. Serve in an authentic and immersive re-creation of the classic 007 world and you have From Russia with Love, an interactive experience that drops you deep into the plot of the legendary film... with a few surprises in store that will leave you shaken and stirred.

    Check back for more information on this game as the release date approaches.

    Contributed by Evil Ryu (53448) on Nov 18, 2005.