11/14/2005

Microsoft Announces Xbox 360 Day One Launch Lineup

Filed under: — By Aviran Mordo @ 4:39 pm

Microsoft Corp. today announced that 18 Xbox 360 games, spanning all the popular genres, and 13 Xbox 360 accessories will be available when the video game and entertainment system launches in North America on Nov. 22. Exclusive, thrilling racing games such as “Project Gotham Racing 3,? sports games that hit hard with high-definition graphics and sound such as “Madden NFL 06? and “NBA 2K6,? action-adventure games such as “Kameo™: Elements of Power™,? innovative titles with multiplayer co-op gameplay like “Perfect Dark Zero™,? and intense action exclusives such as “Call of Duty 2? contribute to the broadest and deepest retail launch lineup in console history.

The following Xbox 360 games will be available in North America retail locations on or before the console is launched Nov. 22:

  • “Amped 3? (2K Sports)
  • “Call of Duty 2? (Activision Inc.)
  • “Condemned: Criminal Origins? (SEGA Corp.)
  • “FIFA Soccer 06 Road to 2006 FIFA World Cup? (Electronic Arts Inc.)
  • “GUN™? (Activision)
  • “Kameo: Elements of Power? (Microsoft Game Studios and Rare Ltd.)
  • “Madden NFL 06? (Electronic Arts)
  • “NBA 2K6? (2K Sports)
  • “NBA LIVE 06? (Electronic Arts)
  • “Need for Speed Most Wanted? (Electronic Arts)
  • “NHL 2K6? (2K Sports)
  • “Perfect Dark Zero? (Microsoft Game Studios and Rare Ltd.)
  • “Peter Jackson’s King Kong: The Official Game of the Movie? (Ubisoft)
  • “Project Gotham Racing 3? (Microsoft Game Studios and Bizarre Creations Ltd.)
  • “Ridge Racer 6? (Namco Ltd.)
  • “Tiger Woods PGA TOUR 06? (Electronic Arts)
  • “Tony Hawk’s American Wasteland? (Activision)

Xbox 360 launch titles from Microsoft Game Studios will be competitively priced, with standard editions of “Kameo: Elements of Power,? “Project Gotham Racing 3? and “Perfect Dark Zero? all retailing for $49.99 (U.S. ERP). A two-disc “Perfect Dark Zero? Limited Collector’s Edition will also be available this holiday season for an ERP of $59.99. Xbox 360 accessories will range in price from $11.99 to $99.99.

In addition, to allow gamers to customize and enhance the Xbox 360 experience, 13 Xbox 360 accessories will be available by launch day:

  • Xbox 360 Wireless Controller
  • Xbox 360 Controller (wired)
  • Xbox 360 Wireless Networking Adapter
  • Xbox 360 Universal Media Remote
  • Xbox 360 Faceplates
  • Xbox 360 Hard Drive (20 GB)
  • Xbox 360 Headset
  • Xbox 360 Memory Unit (64 MB)
  • Xbox 360 Play & Charge Kit
  • Xbox 360 Rechargeable Battery Pack
  • Xbox 360 Component HD-AV Cable
  • Xbox 360 S-Video AV Cable (U.S. only)
  • Xbox 360 VGA HD AV Cable

 

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