Liezen, Austria, 21th January 2009; the Crazy Chicken now spreads its wings on Nintendo DS™. JoWooD Productions takes over the European distribution of phenomedia’s successful games, which are available on Nintendo DS as from February 2009.
With the releases of“Crazy Chicken Star Karts”,“Crazy Chicken Atlantis” and“Crazy Chicken– The pharaoh’s treasure”, three versatile games of various genres wait to follow up on the success of the PC series and to maximize the potential of the Nintendo DS platform.
“We are pleased that we have found a renowned and experienced publisher in JoWooD, with whom we can continue the European expansion of Crazy Chicken on the Nintendo DS”, says Helge Borgarts, CEO of phenomedia publishing gmbh.
“The successful brand Moorhuhn is still enthusing casual gamer all over the world. We are prou d to distribute such an established brand now for Nintendo DS in Europe and are convinced to tie in the success of the PC games”, explains Stefan Berger, Head of Project Management and Acquistions JoWooD Productions.
Crazy Chicken Star Karts (Racing game)
Create your own individual Space Kart and defeat the strongest rivals of the universe. With Crazy Chicken Star Karts you can expect pure racing fun!
Crazy Chicken Atlantis (Jump’n’Run)
Since its mysterious disappearance, the famous kingdom of Atlantis hasn’t faded from people’s memory. Over thousands of years people wondered about the island’s fate.
Once again the Crazy Chicken follows the call of adventure, sets off to find the sunken kingdom and literally gets to the bottom of things.
Crazy Chicken– The pharaoh’s treasure (Puzzle)
Escort the Crazy Chicken on a fantastic puzzle-adventure from his great castle in the Scottish highlands right up to sunny Egypt, where you can find treasures, magical artifacts and cursed mummies everywhere. To get there and back again you don’t just have to solve lots of archaeological puzzles but also a multitude of mysteries and other challenges, in which you have to prove your skills.
For a true adventurer no situation is too bizarre nor too difficult as he has a trick up his sleeve to face all odds.
NINTENDO DS IS A TRADEMARK OF NINTENDO.
About JoWooD Productions Software AG
JoWooD Productions Software AG (ATXPrime: JWD) is listed in the Prime Market segment of the Vienna stock exchange. JoWooD is a leading publisher of computer and videogames, releasing international acclaimed, high-quality titles fo r all existing and future gaming systems. JoWooD games are distributed worldwide by an efficient net of distribution partners. Visit http://corporate.jowood.com for more information.
phenomedia publishing gmbh is one of Europe’s leading casual game developers and publishers. Up until today phenomedia has sold about 22 million copies of casual games cross-platform. With the tremendous success of the "Moorhuhn" series of games phenomedia is widely regarded as the inventor of casual gaming in Europe. Introducing the premium brand“Einfach Spielen” (Just Playing) phenomedia established casual games as an important part of the game market. The label is supported by a portal of the same name– www.einfach-spielen.de.
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