007 Legends in stores today
Latest installment in the franchise offers a story inspired by five classic Bond films
Posted by Alex 'SpectralShock' V on Oct 16, 2012 - 2:14pm EST (Oct 16, 2012 14:14)
Activision has announced that 007 Legends is available at North American retail outlets today.
007 Legends is the latest installment in the franchise, delivering a first-of-its-kind Bond video game experience featuring a story inspired by five classic Bond films - Goldfinger, On Her Majesty's Secret Service, Moonraker, Licence to Kill, Die Another Day. Additionally, 007 Legends will feature a sixth mission based on this year's Bond film - SKYFALL - which will be available to unlock as downloadable content.
Timed to the North American release of the feature film, PlayStation Network subscribers will gain exclusive early access to the SKYFALL mission on November 9, 2012, and then on November 20, 2012, the mission will be available on Xbox LIVE.
"The team at Eurocom has really outdone themselves this time with 007 Legends, delivering a very unique and comprehensive Bond video game we're sure fans will enjoy playing," said David Oxford, EVP/General Manager, Activision Publishing.
007 Legends also features a roster of past and present Bond film talent, including Daniel Craig's James Bond; Michael Lonsdale as Hugo Drax and Richard Kiel as his notorious henchman, Jaws, from Moonraker; Naomie Harris as Eve from SKYFALL; Toby Stephens as Gustav Graves in Die Another Day; and Carey Lowell as Agent Pam Bouvier in Licence to Kill.
007 Legends is available now for the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3. The Windows PC version, which will be available on Steam, will launch on November 2, 2012, and the version for Nintendo's Wii U system is planned to launch in December 2012.