Activision Publishing And Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products Family Guy: Back To The Multiverse In Retail Stores Today

Activision Publishing And Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products Family Guy:
                Back To The Multiverse In Retail Stores Today

PR Newswire

MINNEAPOLIS, Nov. 20, 2012

MINNEAPOLIS, Nov. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --Universes are about to collide as
Activision Publishing, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Activision Blizzard,
Inc. (NASDAQ: ATVI), and Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products announced
today that Family Guy: Back to the Multiverse is now available at retail
outlets nationwide. The console video game takes the source material from the
Family Guy series, including its hilarious sense of humor and outrageous
spirit, to offer fans an unforgettable, interactive third-person action

Family Guy: Back to the Multiverse introduces an all-new original story
written and voiced by Family Guy talent and influenced by the famous Family
Guy season eight episode, "Road to the Multiverse", where Stewie and Brian
travel on an out-of-this-world journey through Quahog's bizarre parallel
universes. Gamers will travel through all-new settings on a mission to save
Quahog and stop the destructive schemes of Bertram, Stewie's nemesis. Playing
as either Stewie or Brian, each equipped with unique special weapons and
abilities, gamers will encounter an array of Family Guy characters, references
and gut-busting jokes. Additionally, fans can share this hilarious experience
and invite friends and family to jump into the wild Family Guy world through
drop-in/drop-out co-op multiplayer mode and competitive multiplayer

Family Guy: Back to the Multiverse is now available for the Xbox 360^® video
game and entertainment system from Microsoft and PlayStation^®3 computer
entertainment system for a suggested retail price of $59.99, and is rated M
(Mature) by the ESRB. For more information, please visit For more information on the animated
series, visit

FAMILY GUY follows the adventures of endearingly ignorant dad Peter Griffin
and his hilariously odd family of middle-class New Englanders – wife Lois,
daughter Meg, son Chris, baby Stewie and dog Brian – in Quahog, Rhode Island.
The animated series, which features the voice talents of Seth MacFarlane, Alex
Borstein, Seth Green, and Mila Kunis, is a 20^th Century Fox Television
production. Seth MacFarlane is creator/executive producer. Rich Appel serves
as executive producer/showrunner, while Mark Hentemann, Steve Callaghan, Danny
Smith, Alec Sulkin, Wellesley Wild and Kara Vallow are executive producers.
Become a fan of FAMILY GUY on Facebook at and
follow the series on Twitter at

About Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products
A recognized industry leader, Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products licenses
and markets properties worldwide on behalf of Twentieth Century Fox Film
Corporation, Twentieth Television and Fox Broadcasting Company, as well as
third-party lines. The division is aligned with Twentieth Century Fox
Television, one of the top suppliers of primetime entertainment programming to
the broadcast networks.

About Activision Publishing, Inc.
Headquartered in Santa Monica, California, Activision Publishing, Inc. is a
leading worldwide developer, publisher and distributor of interactive
entertainment and leisure products.

Activision maintains operations in the U.S., Canada, the United Kingdom,
France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Sweden, Spain, Norway, Denmark, the
Netherlands, Australia, South Korea, China and the region of Taiwan. More
information about Activision and its products can be found on the company's

Cautionary Note Regarding Forward-looking Statements: Information in this
press release that involves Activision Publishing's expectations, plans,
intentions or strategies regarding the future, including statements about the
expected release date are forward-looking statements that are not facts and
involve a number of risks and uncertainties. Factors that could cause
Activision Publishing's actual future results to differ materially from those
expressed in the forward-looking statements set forth in this release include
unanticipated product delays and other factors identified in the risk factors
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in this release are based upon information available to Activision Publishing
and Activision Blizzard as of the date of this release, and neither Activision
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from current expectations.

For Information, Contact:
Amanda Young
Sandbox Strategies

Cynthia Pascoe
Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products

Brian Reinert/Daniella Apfel
Bender/Helper Impact for Fox Consumer Products

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Activision Publishing, Inc. FAMILY GUY ™ and © 2012 Twentieth Century Fox Film
Corporation."PlayStation" is a registered trademark of Sony Computer
Entertainment Inc. Microsoft, Xbox, Xbox 360, Xbox LIVE and the Xbox logos are
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