G5 hits Nook with city-building hit, Virtual City, today

For Immediate Release

San Francisco, California – March 23, 2012 – Leading casual games publisher G5 Entertainment today announced the release of hit city-building simulator, Virtual City, for Nook Color and Nook Tablet. Developed and published by G5 Entertainment, this superior strategy experience has addicted millions of players on all key gaming platforms. Now Virtual City is available for download at Nook Store.

Virtual City allows players to construct their own city, developing it into anything from a suburban utopia to a bustling metropolis.

To accomplish this, players must build houses, set up industrial buildings, create mass-transit systems and entertain their city's residents with parks, cinemas, stadiums and events. Players must also manage production chains to transport goods and services to the areas that require them and trade with neighboring cities. They must provide city services such as health care, public safety, waste collection and recycling in order to keep their city's residents happy and healthy. Players must balance time, income, environmental factors, population and happiness in order to succeed, while dealing with various political and economic crises and natural disasters.

 

Key features:

  • 50 Challenging Levels in 5 Settings: Colorado, California, Michigan, Montana, New York
  • 18 Distinct Mission Scenarios
  • More Than 50 Types of Buildings
  • 25 Types of Goods to Transport and Trade
  • 7 Production Chains to Master
  • 16 Special Achievements to Earn
  • Tens of Upgrades and Buildings to Unlock
Game trailer:

Virtual City for Nook

When: Today, March 23, 2012

Where:

Nook Store:

Virtual City for Nook


For further information, visit the game's homepage, G5 Entertainment's YouTube channel, G5's Facebook, Google+ and Twitter pages. Marketing materials for the game are available at ftp://ftp.g5e.com/PR/.

More information about the company can be found at: www.g5e.se/corporate. For additional information please contact: press@g5e.com.

About G5 Entertainment AB

G5 Entertainment AB is a developer and publisher of high quality downloadable games for iPhone, iPad, Android, PC, Mac, and portable game consoles like Sony PSP and Nintendo DSi. G5 develops and publishes games that are family-friendly, easy to learn, and targeted at the widest audience of experienced and novice players. G5 owns a number of popular game franchises like Virtual City, Supermarket Mania, Stand O'Food, and Mahjong Artifacts, and invests in creating new games and bringing established franchises to new gaming platforms.  


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