At the E3 Games Conference last month Nintendo announced an updated version of the N64 classic Goldeneye will be released on Wii. Despite news that production was indefinitely halted on Sam Mendes’ Bond 23, due to MGM’s financial issues, it hasn’t stopped Activision keeping the series alive with a brand new console game.
A trailer has now appeared online for the game titled James Bond 007: Blood Stone, written by Bruce Feirstein. The game will feature the voice talent of Daniel Craig as oo7, Judi Dench as M, with Joss Stone providing the soundtrack.
Embedded below is the official press release for James Bond 007: Blood Stone, along with the trailer:
SANTA MONICA, Calif., July 16 /PRNewswire/ — Award winning artist Joss Stone is set to debut as the newest Bond girl in Activision Publishing, Inc.’sJames Bond 007: Blood Stone, an original Bond experience from legendary screenwriter Bruce Feirstein. In addition to stepping into a leading role, Grammy and BRIT Award winner Joss Stone will create original music for the game, luring players into an explosive third-person action adventure where they will unravel an international conspiracy across exotic locales. Players will experience full-throttle, behind-the-wheel action on land and sea while using the most high tech gadgetry known to James Bond 007, the world’s most skilled secret agent.
“James Bond 007: Blood Stone captures the cinematic intensity of a Bond film by immersing players in an intriguing conspiracy that will require them to think and act like James Bond,” said David Pokress, Head of Marketing for Licensed Properties, Activision Publishing. “In addition, the game will feature a diverse array of multi-player modes and debut strategic objective-based gameplay that will allow Xbox 360, PS3™ and PC players to battle as teams of spies and mercenaries through authentic Bond locales.”
James Bond 007: Blood Stone features the likeness and voice talent of Daniel Craig, Joss Stone and Judi Dench and features an epic, original story developed by legendary screenwriter Bruce Feirstein. Joss Stone provides an original musical track to the game titled, “I’ll Take it All” written and performed by her and Dave Stewart of the Eurythmics. The song will be featured exclusively in James Bond 007: Blood Stone.