THUG2 and Rome: Total War Honored at AIAS

ACTIVISION’S TONY HAWK’S UNDERGROUND 2 AND
THE CREATIVE ASSEMBLY’S ROME: TOTAL WAR(tm) HONORED AT

2005 ACADEMY OF INTERACTIVE ARTS AND SCIENCES SHOW

 

Santa Monica, CA – February 3,
2005 – Activision, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATVI) announced today that Tony Hawk’s
Underground 2
and The Creative Assembly’s Rome: Total War(tm)
were awarded "Best Action Sports Game of the Year" and "Best Strategy Game of
the Year," respectively, at the Eighth Annual Academy of Interactive Arts and
Sciences’ D.I.C.E. Awards Show, held on Tuesday, February 1, 2005 at the Green
Valley Ranch Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada. 

 

"With all of the amazing titles
that were released in 2004, it is both an honor and a compliment to be
recognized by the Academy as having some of the best games of the year," said
Kathy Vrabeck, President, Activision Publishing, Inc. "The teams at Neversoft
and The Creative Assembly strive to make top quality entertainment and these
awards are a testament to their hard work and commitment."

 

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 $948 million for the fiscal year ended March
31, 2004.

 

Activision maintains operations
in the U.S., Canada, the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Italy, Japan,
Australia, Scandinavia, Spain 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

www.activision.com
.