The highly anticipated continuation to The Matrix film trilogy¸ The Matrix Online has gone gold and is on track for a March 22¸ 2005 launch. The MMOG¸ co-published by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and SEGA¸ will take tens of thousands of players down the rabbit hole and unveil a story full of twists and turns allowing them to take an active role in helping determining the future of the Matrix saga.
Developed by Monolith Productions in conjunction with the Wachowski Brothers¸ creators of The Matrix Trilogy¸ the game will be a re-creation of the virtual world of the Matrix¸ employing cutting edge 3-D graphics¸ networking and server technology. Gameplay in The Matrix Online will be based on intricate and exciting 'wire-fu' combat¸ an extensive mission structure¸ social interaction and completely customizable skill and ability system.
The Matrix Online also features many of the original talent from the films - Laurence Fishburne (Morpheus)¸ Monica Bellucci (Persephone)¸ Mary Alice (The Oracle)¸ Lambert Wilson (The Merovingian)¸ Harold Perrineau Jr. (Link)¸ Harry Lennix (Lock)¸ Nona Gaye (Zee)¸ Collin Chou (Seraph) and Tanveer Atwal (Sati).