For you gaming fans this is going to be some exciting news as Electronic Arts has announced the latest installment in the widely successful James Bond video game franchise, From Russia With Love, starring Academy Award-winner, Sean Connery. The highly anticipated game is scheduled to ship this fall on the PlayStation 2 computer entertainment system, the Xbox video game system from Microsoft, and the Nintendo GameCube under the EA GAMES brand.
“From Russia With Love,” the game, will be based on the classic Bond film but will also feature some new plot twists, gadgets and characters.Connery, appearing in his first-ever video game, lent his voice and likeness to the project.
“As an artist, I see this as another way to explore the creative process,” said Connery. “Video games are an extremely popular form of entertainment today, and I am looking forward to seeing how it all fits together.”
Officially licensed by MGM Interactive, “From Russia With Love” is being developed by EA’s Redwood Shores, Calif. studio. This game has not yet been rated by the ESRB.