AUSTIN, TX – (January 8, 2007) – Aspyr Media, Inc., a leading publisher of interactive entertainment, today announced that Call of Duty 2 Pocket PC Edition is gold and will be available via digital distribution and at retail stores this month. Based on Activision, Inc.'s award-winning PC title, Call of Duty 2, Call of Duty 2 Pocket PC Edition has been created for Windows Mobile handheld devices, including pocket PCs and smart phones, and is optimized for the new Marvell PXA3xx processor family (codenamed Monahans) based on third-generation XScale technology.
Attendees of the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas on January 8-11 will be able to see Call of Duty 2 in action on Marvell application processor based devices at the Marvell booth, South 3 #30183.
"With Call of Duty 2 Pocket PC Edition Aspyr is proving its capabilities and expertise across another mainstream platform by introducing a true 3D gaming experience for Windows Mobile devices," said Ted Staloch, Executive Vice President, Publishing for Aspyr. "Of course this wouldn't be possible without the invaluable support from Marvell, Activision and all of our partners on this project."
Call of Duty 2 Pocket PC Edition will continue the trademark cinematic intensity of the Call of Duty brand. Gamers will be transported to the front lines of World War II and experience chaotic battlegrounds with exploding artillery and whizzing bullets, authentic battleground recreation, a vast arsenal of weaponry, and a highly polished gameplay progression. The title features 12 complete single-player levels and utilizes the touchscreen for maximum control and accuracy.
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 net revenues of $1.47 billion for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2006.
Activision maintains operations in the U.S., Canada, the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Australia, Sweden, Spain, the Netherlands and South Korea. More information about Activision and its products can be found on the company's World Wide Web site, which is located at www.activision.com.
About Aspyr Media
Aspyr Media, Inc. is a leading video game publisher that creates, packages and delivers fun to millions around the world. Hailing from Austin, Texas USA, Aspyr strives relentlessly to ensure a quality experience for consumers and industry partners.
To fall deeper in love with Aspyr and its amazing line of products, visit http://www.aspyr.com and see just how much fun you can legally have.
Marvell (NASDAQ: MRVL) is the leader in development of storage, communications, and consumer silicon solutions. The company's diverse product portfolio includes switching, transceiver, communications controller, wireless and storage solutions that power the entire communications infrastructure including enterprise, metro, home and storage networking. As used in this release, the terms "company" and "Marvell" refer to Marvell Technology Group Ltd. and its subsidiaries, including Marvell Semiconductor Inc. (MSI), Marvell Asia Pte Ltd (MAPL), Marvell Japan K.K., Marvell Taiwan Ltd., Marvell International Ltd. (MIL), Marvell U.K. Limited, Marvell Semiconductor Israel Ltd. (MSIL), RADLAN Computer Communications Ltd., and SysKonnect GmbH. MSI is headquartered in Santa Clara, California and designs, develops and markets products on behalf of MIL and MAPL.