Microsoft Unveils 'Simpsons' Xbox 360 Console10 May, 2007 By: Billy Gil
In anticipation for the July 27 release of The Simpsons Movie, 20th Century Fox has teamed with Microsoft to offer 100 limited-edition “Simpsons”-themed Xbox 360 Pro Consoles through a series of special events and promotions.Microsoft also will release four Xbox 360 games based on upcoming summer films. Shrek the Third, from Activision, will release May 15, three days before the film, from DreamWorks. Gamers can choose from playing as Shrek, Donkey, Puss in Boots, Fiona, Arthur or Sleeping Beauty in single-player and multiplayer action.Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End, from Disney Interactive Studios, streets May 22, three days before the film, from Buena Vista. Players can choose between Jack Sparrow, Will Turner or Elizabeth Swann.Ratatouille, from THQ Inc., is out June 26, three days before the upcoming Buena Vista film. Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, from Electronic Arts Inc. and Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, releases June 25. The film will be out in theaters July 13.