06:14 PM - April 14, 2005 by Steve_OS
ACTIVISION AND THE JEEP® BRAND ANNOUNCE TONY HAWK’S
UNDERGROUND 2 JEEP “RAIL RATED” SWEEPSTAKES WINNER
Santa Monica – April 14, 2005 – Activision, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATVI) and the Jeep® brand jointly announced today that Anne Wunsch of Wausau, Wisconsin is the lucky winner of the Tony Hawk’s Underground 2 Jeep Rail Rated Sweepstakes. The 33 year-old, customer service supervisor for the Wisconsin Physician Service (WPS), won a brand new 2005 Jeep Liberty Renegade through a random drawing, which was held on March 15.The promotion, which ran from February 2 - March 15, 2005, was sponsored by Activision and Jeep in support of the Tony Hawk’s Underground 2 Remix game, which is currently available for the PlayStation® Portable (PSP) at retail stores nationwide.
In addition to the Sweepstakes, Activision and the Jeep brand hosted a contest where consumers were challenged to design the “sickest skate park” for the chance to win the ultimate “Rail Rated” prize package of skateboarding gear and apparel.
Neversoft, the developers of the Tony Hawk’s Underground series, is currently judging contest entries and the winner will be announced online at www.thug2online.com/railrated by April 22, 2005.
About The Jeep® Brand
Freedom, authenticity, mastery and the capability to go anywhere are the hallmarks of the Jeep brand worldwide. It is a reputation earned during more than six decades of SUV leadership. The launch last year of the award-winning Jeep Grand Cherokee, Jeep Liberty CRD ("Clean Running Diesel") and Jeep Wrangler Unlimited represented new models and expansion of the Jeep brand. Later this year, Jeep continues to grow with the introduction of the Jeep Commander, an all-new three-row SUV. Jeep Trail Rated communicates the legendary Jeep capability that is designed into every Jeep 4x4. As the brand's lineup expands, Jeep vehicles will continue to be what they have always been -- the most capable.
About Activision, Inc.
Headquartered in Santa Monica, California, Activision, Inc. is a leading worldwide developer, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment and leisure products. Founded in 1979, Activision posted net revenues of $948 million for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2004.
Activision maintains operations in the U.S., Canada, the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Australia, Scandinavia, Spain and the Netherlands. More information about Activision and its products can be found on the company's World Wide Web site, which is located at www.activision.com.