Come Get Some! OnLive Launches Duke Nukem Forever® on June 13
Free OnLive® Game System or Free OnLive Game with Pre-order!
Palo Alto, Calif. — May 11, 2011 — OnLive, Inc., the pioneer of on-demand, instant-play video games, today announced 2K Games and Gearbox Software’s long-awaited Duke Nukem Forever® will launch on the OnLive® Game Service at 9:01 p.m. (PDT) on June 13, giving OnLive members access to the game at the moment of its scheduled North American launch date.
With the revolutionary cloud-based gaming platform, OnLive customers don’t have to wait in line or worry about upgrades; instead gamers enjoy seamless access to OnLive’s expanding list of titles—including Duke Nukem Forever—on their TV via an OnLive Game System and on almost any PC or Mac®.
In addition, every customer who pre-orders Duke Nukem Forever will receive a coupon immediately redeemable for an OnLive Game System or one free OnLive game. The OnLive Game System is a $99 value that includes OnLive’s groundbreaking MicroConsole™ TV adapter and the OnLive Wireless Controller.
Duke Nukem Forever players on the OnLive platform will enjoy an enhanced game experience with all of OnLive’s social gaming and community features. OnLive’s automatic Brag Clip™ video recording captures key in-game achievements, while Spectator Voice Chat allows members to watch, talk and cheer other players live in OnLive’s one-of-a-kind massive spectating Arena.
“The satirical and action-packed gameplay of the Duke Nukem brand makes it a fantastic fit for next-level, easy-access gaming on the OnLive service,” said OnLive VP of Games & Media John Spinale. “Members can laugh, taunt and quote Duke-isms in real-time as they battle alien invaders stealing Earth’s women. This title is all about laugh-out-loud, engaging action—and we’re excited to bring the ‘King of all Shooters’ to our members.”
Duke Nukem Forever is rated M for Mature by the ESRB. For more information on the game, please visit www.dukenukemforever.com.
For more information about the Duke Nukem Forever pre-order promotion, visit www.onlive.com/go/duke.
For more OnLive Game System information, visit www.onlive.com/game-system.
About Duke Nukem Forever
The incredibly unapologetic Duke Nukem Forever is the video game realization of the ultimate Hollywood summer blockbuster on steroids. Starring the iconic and legendary titular character, Duke Nukem Forever promises to reinvent the key ingredients necessary to create a summer smash hit that’s boiling over-the-top with irreverent humor, tons of new catchy one-liners that will keep your friends laughing, and frantic, alien ass-kicking action sequences that will simultaneously rock your world and neighbors’ walls.
2K Games is a division of 2K, a publishing label of Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: TTWO).
OnLive is the pioneer of on-demand, instant-play video game services, delivering real-time interactive experiences and rich media through the Internet. With groundbreaking video compression technology, OnLive harnesses cloud computing to provide the power and intelligence needed to instantly deliver the latest, premium game titles to any HDTV via the OnLive Game System or nearly any PC and Mac via a small browser download. The OnLive Viewer app is available for the iPad and is coming soon for Android tablets. OnLive technology is backed by hundreds of patents and patents pending. The company is headquartered in Palo Alto, California. OnLive investors include Warner Bros., Autodesk, Maverick Capital, AT&T, British Telecommunications (BT), The Belgacom Group and HTC. More information is available at www.onlive.com.
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