Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, THQ and SCi have secured key stars for the talent lineup for the CONSTANTINE videogame, based on the upcoming film from Warner Bros. Pictures, set for release in February 2005, and the DC Comics/Vertigo HELLBLAZER graphic novels.
Keanu Reeves, Tilda Swinton, Gavin Rossdale and Max Baker have their likeness recreated in this third person action game. Players will be able to assume the title role of the film's protagonist John Constantine (Reeves) in the game and embark on an investigation in a world of demons and angels that exists just beneath the landscape of contemporary Los Angeles. During a series of catastrophic events, players must seek out and destroy pure evil before peace on Earth is destroyed forever.
The CONSTANTINE is scheduled to release for the Sony PlayStation2 and Microsoft Xbox in conjunction with the film release in February 2005.
SCi Entertainment Group Plc. (www.sci.co.uk) is one of the U.K.'s leading publishers of computer videogames.
THQ Inc. (www.thq.com) is a leading, worldwide developer and publisher of interactive entertainment software for a variety of hardware platforms including PC CD-ROM, wireless devices, and those manufactured by Sony Computer Entertainment America Inc., Nintendo and Microsoft.
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment Inc. (www.warnerbros.com), a Warner Bros. Ent. Co., is a premier licensor and a developer of entertainment content for the interactive space across all current and future platforms, including consoles, PC-based gaming and wireless applications.