Next Splinter Cell to be exclusive to Xbox 360
Published: September 27, 2006 12:05 PM PDT
Microsoft on Wednesday announced at the X06 Event in Barcelona, Spain that the next installment of Splinter Cell will be console exclusive to the Xbox 360.
Following the release of this year's Splinter Cell Double Agent, Ubisoft will develop an exclusive version for the Xbox successor.
The first installment of Splinter Cell debuted on the Xbox in Nov. 2002 to critical acclaim and commercial success. The series has since launched to all current-generation consoles and handhelds.
Splinter Cell Double Agent will be released in Oct. for the PS2, Xbox, GameCube, PC, and Xbox 360. A verison for Nintendo's Wii console will follow in Nov.