Official Press Release
Santa Monica, CA – Handheld gamers can get into the action as Marvel's Spider-Man and his arch nemesis Green Goblin square off in Activision, Inc.'s (Nasdaq: ATVI) Spider-Man™: Battle for New York for the Nintendo DS™ and Game Boy Advance. Players will web-sling, wall crawl and battle through a bustling New York City as they uncover an all-new chapter in the legendary rivalry between Marvel's famed Super Hero™ and the notorious villain. Spider-Man: Battle for New York is available for a suggested retail price of $29.99 and is rated "E10+" ("Everyone 10+" – Cartoon Violence) by the ESRB.
Spider-Man: Battle for New York is the most customizable Spider-Man game ever for a handheld. Players have the power in the palm of their hands to personalize their experiences by choosing what abilities to upgrade and when, such as Spider-Man's web maneuvers or Green Goblin's fire attacks, as they progress through the game. Playing as both good and evil, gamers will experience levels packed with frenzied action, in-depth combat and a host of unique super moves as they embark on the ultimate quest to save New York City from almost certain disaster. The Nintendo DS version features unique touch screen mini-games that let players engage in web drawing, rhythm based objectives and more.
More information about Spider-Man: Battle for New York can be found at www.spidermanbfny.com.