1. 'Quantum of Solace' Game Trailer Premiered At E3

    By Matt Weston on 2008-07-15

    James Bond fans found more than a Quantum of Solace at this year’s E3 summit in Los Angeles, California, as Activision premiered the game’s trailer.

    The upcoming 007 game was among those Activision previewed at E3, which runs from 14 to 17 July.

    The company announced their line-up in a press release this morning in anticipation of the company’s press conference, which occurred today.

    An extract from the company’s news release follows.

    Quantum of Solace – James Bond is back to settle the score in Quantum of Solace. Introducing a more lethal and cunningly efficient Bond, the game blends intense first-person action with a unique third-person cover combat system that allows players to truly feel what it is like to be the ultimate secret agent as they use their stealth, precision shooting and lethal combat skills to progress through missions. Seamlessly blending the heart-pounding action and excitement of the upcoming Quantum of Solace feature film with the Casino Royale movie, the title propels players into the cinematic experience of international espionage. Based on the renowned Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare game engine that has been specifically engineered to immerse players in the Bond universe, Quantum of Solace delivers high-definition graphics, reactive AI and visually stunning locations inspired by locales portrayed in the films. (Xbox 360, PS3 and PlayStation2 computer entertainment systems and the Nintendo Wii and DS).

    Without further adieu, here’s your glimpse at the Quantum of Solace game in action.

    Quantum of Solace is not the first James Bond game to be previewed at the event. In 2002, EA premiered footage from Nightfire. The company also previewed 2004’s Everything or Nothing and exhibited 2005’s From Russia With Love at past E3 events.

    The Nintendo DS version was also previewed; gaming site Nintendic have the first screenshots.

    Quantum of Solace is due in stores on 4 November.

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