SEGA Unveils E3 2009 Line-Up



 

May 26, 2009

SEGA UNVEILS AN All STAR TITLE
LINE-UP FOR E3 2009

Aliens vs. Predator, Alpha
Protocol, Bayonetta and Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Winter Games lead the SEGA
charge as E3 returns to its former glory

SEGA® of America, Inc. today
announced their roster of titles to be presented at the 2009 Electronic
Entertainment Expo (E3 2009). SEGA will feature numerous titles across six
different platforms, including legendary icons and dazzling new stars, as the
company continues to develop both original and high-profile licensed properties
on the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, the Wii™
system from Nintendo, PLAYSTATION®3 computer entertainment system, Windows PC,
and the Nintendo DS™. SEGA will showcase their games at booth #2001 in the South
Hall of the Los Angeles Convention Center.

Aliens vs. Predator™ (Xbox
360, PLAYSTATION 3 system, Windows PC) – Releases early 2010 The next-gen
version of this benchmark multiplayer First-Person-Shooter franchise is coming
with SEGA’s new Aliens vs. Predator game. From the developer of the series’
first title comes this next big event, with three unique species fighting for
supremacy on the battlefield. Play as Predator, Marine and Alien in three
radically different single-player experiences that intertwine to create a
thrilling story. Jump into cinematic non-stop multiplayer action with a
rollercoaster-ride of explosive firepower, horror, stealth and gory fang and
claw combat.

Alpha Protocol™ (Xbox 360,
PLAYSTATION 3 system, Windows PC) – Releases October 2009 Enter the world of
international espionage in Obsidian Entertainment’s blockbuster new modern-day
spy-RPG. Assuming the role of Michael Thorton, players must use their strength,
skills and smarts to survive the rigors and dangers of being an international
spy. Alpha Protocol takes players to locations around the world and arms them
with a full arsenal of weapons and gadgets with which to complete any task at
hand. The game also features fully customizable character attributes and a
unique dialog system that tracks players’ responses in the game, dynamically
changing missions and alliances as they progress through the game’s storyline.

BAYONETTA™ (Xbox 360,
PLAYSTATION 3 system) – Releases late 2009 Developed by the creative minds that
recently brought gamers the critically acclaimed MadWorld™ on Wii; BAYONETTA
from PlatinumGames is set to invite gamers into a world full of adventure,
mystery and a dash of sexiness. Players assume the role of the seductive
Bayonetta and use a myriad of weapons and combat skills to dispatch her angelic
enemies. This epic action-adventure title will to set a new standard in the
genre.

Mario & Sonic at the Olympic
Winter Games
™ (Wii, Nintendo DS) – Releases October 2009 Mario and Sonic are
hitting the slopes with their friends in head-to-head competition for
international glory and gold in celebration of the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Winter
Games. Featuring a full roster of characters from both the Mario and Sonic
worlds along with innovative Wii and DS control schemes including the use of the
Wii Balance Board™ that allow unparalleled control of competing characters, the
excitement of Mario and Sonic at the Olympic Winter Games is ready to set the
slopes on fire this fall!

Planet 51™ (Xbox 360,
PLAYSTATION 3 system, Wii, Nintendo DS) – Releases Fall 2009 This fall the
official video game for Ilion Studio’s and Sony Pictures new animated feature
takes audiences to Planet 51 to witness an alien invasion of the human kind.
Developed by Pyro Studios the game is set on an alien planet visited by a
bumbling U.S. astronaut. Planet 51 The Game gives players the chance to drive
through and explore the amazing world of Planet 51 whilst helping our hero find
his way back to his spaceship!

The Conduit™ (Wii) – Releases
June 23rd 2009 Enter the world of alien conspiracy and government cover-ups in
The Conduit. Developed by High Voltage Software exclusively for Wii, The Conduit
pushes the graphical capabilities of the Wii to the very edge. The Conduit also
features 12 player multiplayer competition with an assortment of game modes. The
Conduit supports fully customizable controls so players can optimize their
gaming experience and is one of the first Wii titles to support Wii Speak™.

Vancouver 2010™ – The
Official Video Game of the Olympic Winter Games – (Xbox 360, PLAYSTATION 3
system, Windwos PC) – Releases January 2010 SEGA is heating up the slopes with
international competition for gold in Vancouver 2010 – The Official Video Game
of the Olympic Winter Games. Featuring a multitude of winter sports events,
real-life Olympic venues and online multiplayer competition, everyone has the
chance to bring home the gold this winter.

 


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