BUSINESS WIRE — THQ Inc. (NASDAQ: THQI) and Rainbowâ„¢ Studios today announced Deadly Creaturesâ„¢ is shipping to retail outlets worldwide, bringing a cinematic and immersive game-play experience to Nintendoâ€™s innovative Wiiâ„¢ system. Featuring the voice talents of Academy AwardÂ® Winning actor Billy Bob Thornton and Academy Award Nominated actor Dennis Hopper, Deadly Creatures takes players on an epic, cinematic journey from the perspective of both a Tarantula and Scorpion presenting unique combat and exploration possibilities. Deadly Creatures is available for the suggested retail price of $49.99.
â€œDeadly Creatures takes a completely new approach to gaming on Wii, dropping players into an immersive setting from a perspective theyâ€™ve never experienced before,â€ said Randy Shoemaker, vice president, global brand management, THQ. â€œIn addition to being one of the most innovative titles for Wii, Deadly Creatures brings a tremendous level of graphic quality and depth of game-play to the Wii library.â€
â€œDeadly Creatures is a unique take on the action/adventure genre with brutal creature combat, a fascinating, immersive world and a suspenseful, cinematic storyline,â€ said Jordan Itkowitz, lead game designer, Rainbow Studios. â€œThereâ€™s nothing like it on Wii or any other system and weâ€™re excited for gamers worldwide to get their hands on it.â€