-FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE-
Sunnyvale, CA– October 13th, 2010– Gamelion announces today that Academy: Tic-Tac-Toe, a remake of world’s famous pen-and-paper game for two players, will be released on Monday October 18th in North America for 200 Nintendo DSi PointsTM.
The game will be also released in Europe, Australia and New Zealand on October 15th for same price.
About Academy: Tic-Tac-Toe
Academy: Tic-Tac-Toe, a new puzzle game from Gamelion, brings up now the world’s most famous pen-and-paper game for two players into your pocket wherever you go. Graphic theme inspired by school lessons, with blackboards and chalk used to draw Tic-Tac-Toe boards, is colorful and eye-catching. The game offers four Tic-Tac-Toe variants one can compete in with skillful AI players or a friend on the same Nintendo DSiTM. If a single 3x3 playing field is to claustrophobic, one will be happy to try the new Nine Board game mode that adds a nice twist and more strategic depth to the game. Being a worthy Tic-Tac-Toe player can be proven by entering the Tic-Tac-Toe League and advancing from the initial School Club League, through Academic, City, National, and World Leagues up to the Super Stars League! Each league requires a different Tic-Tac-Toe variant to be played and opposes numerous AI opponents to beat. Therefore claiming the top spot and becoming the Tic-Tac-Toe Champ means one’s Tic-Tac-Toe skill is absolutely comprehensive!
• Different Tic-Tac-Toe Variants– Four variants offered: Classic, Classic9, with more tactical approach, and requiring fast-thinking time-based Quick and Quick9.
• Competing With AI Opponents and Friends– All game variants can be played with either AI opponent (Easy, Medium or Hard) and a friend, on the same Nintendo DSiTM.
• League System– It is Academy: Tic-Tac-Toe’s career mode, offering six leagues player has to advance through to become Tic-Tac-Toe Champ. Addictive solution to extend one’s XO skill.
• Multiple User Profiles– Over a dozen customizable profiles is available, to let the player, his friends, siblings and even mom and a neighbor to store their game data and profiles and compete against each other.
Gamelion is a creative studio focusing on casual games for all digital distribution gaming platforms, committed to creating success for its world leading customers. Since 2002 Gamelion has created engaging entertainment products for leading game publishers, media houses and handset manufacturers. The team creates entertainment with high production values and has a track record of delivering critically acclaimed titles based on well-known corner franchises of the global gaming industry. For more company information, visit www.game-lion.com and www.blstreamgroup.com
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