Oakland Raiders Get a Sneak Peek at Training Camp of Most Authentic Football Videogame NFL Gameday™ 2001

Sony Computer Entertainment America Inc. - 08/03/2000

  NFL GameDay™ 2001 Touted by NFL Players as Most Authentic Football                                Videogame             **FOOTBALL ALERT *            * FOOTBALL ALERT**                          Monday, August 7, 2000  WHAT:  989 Sports is visiting the Oakland Raiders training camp to give the team  a sneak peek of the all-new version of the most popular football videogame  for the PlayStation® game console -- NFL GameDay™ 2001.  Available  mid-August, NFL GameDay 2001, has a reputation for being the most  realistic because of the involvement of all-pro players like Terrell  Davis, John Randle, Mike Alstott, Charles Woodson, Akili Smith, Ryan Leaf,  Hardy Nickerson, Jason Sehorn and Jimmy Smith (just to name a few).  989 Sports incorporates actual player movements into their videogames  through motion capture technology, as well as enlisting numerous marquee  players to consult on the NFL GameDay 2001 playbook.  WHERE:  Napa Marriott -- Carneros Room  3425 Solano Avenue, Napa Valley  11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.  Monday, August 7, 2000  BROADCAST OPPORTUNITIES:  Demo of NFL GameDay 2001  Oakland Raiders playing NFL GameDay 2001  Talk to the many Raiders who are videogame fans  Behind-the-scenes making of NFL GameDay 2001, including player interviews  and NFL GameDay 2001 gameplay footage (available upon request)  Contacts:  Christy Fritts            Jamie Tica               Chris Overholser  Sony Computer             Sony Computer            Fleishman-Hillard  Entertainment             Entertainment  858-361-3539 cell         858-336-5399 cell        213-489-8239 office  888-501-7669 pgr          888-501-7669 pgr         310-213-2659 cell

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