With the June 30th close of its fiscal year approaching, Infogrames, Inc. has unleashed a slate of titles that includes some of the year?s most hotly anticipated games.
On June 25th, Infogrames shipped 825,000 units of Stuntman, the latest action/driving game from the Company?s own Reflections Interactive, the developers behind the hugely successful Driver franchise. Released for Sony?s PlayStation 2 computer entertainment system, Stuntman has been described as ?unique, powerful and mesmerizing? by Game Informer, which also declared, ?We need more games like this.?
Infogrames also shipped Splashdown for the Xbox video game system from Microsoft on June 25th, and on June 28th will ship Men In Black II: Alien Escape for the PlayStation 2 to correspond with the release of Men In Black II, the motion picture, over the upcoming holiday weekend.
Earlier in the month, Infogrames released Neverwinter Nights for the PC, shipping 500,000 units in North America, with an additional 500,000 shipped to other territories around the world. Since hitting retail store shelves on June 18th, Neverwinter Nights has already sold through 125,000 units, has generated reorders for an additional 100,000 units to date, and has been the #1 Best Seller at retailers across the U.S. June also saw the release of Infogrames? Test Drive for the Xbox; Stuart Little 2 for the PC; Backyard Baseball 2003 for the PC and Macintosh; and Nicktoons Racing for Nintendo?s Game Boy Advance (GBA).