Atari talks up Matrix titles as figures disappoint

Publisher Atari has indicated that an announcement about future Matrix titles will be forthcoming in the next few weeks, as the company's first quarter results revealed major declines in revenue and profits.

Revenues for the three months to June slid to $110.3 million, from $151.4 million in the same period last year, while profits were almost halved - dropping from $23.8 million last year to only $12.1 million.

Atari claims that the decline in the figures is largely down to the strength of the company's performance in the first quarter of 2003, which saw the launch of Enter The Matrix, and points to strong performance from Driv3r, Transformers, Duel Masters: Sempai Legends and Shadow Ops: Red Mercury in the current quarter...

News source: gamesindustry.biz

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