Ubisoft Announces C.O.P. The Recruit



 

June 2, 2009

UBISOFT ANNOUNCES C.O.P. THE
RECRUIT FOR THE NINTENDO DS SYSTEM

New Game Allows Players to Fight
Crime in Full 3D Open World

Today Ubisoft announced C.O.P. The
Recruit, an open world action-adventure game specifically designed for the
Nintendo DS(TM) handheld system. Scheduled for release in fall 2009, C.O.P. The
Recruit gives gamers the opportunity to utilize tactics from both sides of the
law and fight crime like never before in a full 3D open world, available for the
first time on Nintendo DS. The game, unveiled today during Nintendo’s E3 press
conference, will be demoed at Nintendo’s booth and Ubisoft’s booth through the
duration of E3.

"With its innovative engine and
impressive graphics, C.O.P. The Recruit is truly a breakthrough for Nintendo’s
handheld platform,” said Adam Novickas, US director of marketing for Ubisoft.
"We’re thrilled to be bringing this accessible, one-of-a-kind action-adventure
experience to DS fans and are confident in the game’s ability to appeal to a
broad audience of gamers.”

About C.O.P. The Recruit

Dan Miles is a former underground
street racer and new recruit in the Criminal Overturn Program (C.O.P.). Under
the terms of the C.O.P., Dan has become a street detective working to protect
New York citizens against large-scale threats. Working with his mentor,
Detective Brad Winter, Dan is investigating a series of terrorist attacks in the
city when Brad is falsely arrested, putting the investigation on hold. While
trying to uncover the truth behind Brad’s arrest, Dan goes undercover and
returns to his life on the streets. Little by little he gets wrapped up in a
deadly, widespread conspiracy and must work to prevent a potentially
catastrophic attack on the city.

Game features include:

  • ENJOY THE BEST VISUAL EXPERIENCE
    ON THE NINTENDO DS SYSTEM

  • Experience the thrill of cruising
    the streets of New York City without any loading times! C.O.P. The Recruit is
    the most visually impressive game on the Nintendo DS(TM), with an open-world
    3D experience running at 60 frames per second (FPS). The game’s innovative
    engine also allows for a wealth of detailed imagery, whether driving at 120
    MPH or shooting your way through the gorgeous interior environments.

  • A HUGE ACTION-ADVENTURE WITH A
    VARIETY OF GAMEPLAY C.O.P. The Recruit will allow gamers to experience all
    aspects of being a police officer recruit with 60 missions and over 20 hours
    of diverse gameplay. Get behind the wheel of some of the fastest cars around,
    and use the stylus to shoot down enemies and spy on terrorists.

  • A CITY THRIVING WITH LIFE
    Experience a bustling, vibrant New York City, complete with pedestrians on the
    street, cars rushing to avoid traffic, and boats navigating the surrounding
    waterways of Manhattan. Explore the 6 square miles of the city and experience
    a wide variety of environments and climate conditions.

  • POWERFUL CITY-CONTROL SYSTEM As a
    recruit, you will have access to New York City’s most powerful tools. Use your
    PDA to plan and launch a SWAT team assault through your DS system’s
    microphone, set up road blocks, summon an ambulance, access the city’s camera
    system to locate your targets, and much more.

For more information on C.O.P. The
Recruit, please visit:
www.coptherecruit.com

 

 


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