Spidy locks deal with Sprint PCS

Mar 23 2004 - 01:34 PM ET | Sprint Nextel
In what may very well be a sign of times to come, Sony Pictures inked a deal with Sprint PCS to distribute games and other materials based on the upcoming Spiderman 2 movie. The first Spiderman was one of the most popular movies of all time, grossing over $400 million from US box offices. The promo materials include: * Spider-Man vs. Doc Ock - A multi-level action-adventure game where Spider-Man battles his arch nemesis, Doc Ock on rooftops and through New York subways resulting in a final pier showdown. * Spider-Man 2 Pinball - The games feature three distinct immersive 3D action-adventures, each based upon key scenes from the film including New York City Rooftops, subways and piers. * Spider-Man 2 Text Messaging Games * Spider-Man 2 Wallpapers, Ringers & Video Clips The movie opens on July 2, 2004. Sprint PCS customers will have access to the new content starting in May. It's not clear if it is free or not.