Just Cause 2 launches on Platinum and Classics

 

LONDON – 27, October, 2010– Square Enix London Studios, a part of Square Enix Europe, today announced that its groundbreaking free-roaming action/adventure Just Cause 2™ is available now on the Platinum Hits range from Sony and the Classics range from Microsoft in the UK.

If you haven’t already had your dose of Just Cause 2’s relentless adrenaline-fuelled action, there’s never been a better time. Released to critical acclaim in spring 2010, Just Cause 2 set a new benchmark in sandbox gaming with a playground of over 1000km², packed with opportunities for causing chaos. With the new price-point, it’s the perfect opportunity to sky-dive, BASE jump and grapple your way into one of the most incredible and compelling action shooters of this generation.

As Rico Rodriguez, the Agency's most powerful weapon, players must take on the island of Panau and its military regime in order to track down Rico's former boss and mentor, Tom Sheldon, who has gone rogue with millions in Agency cash and intel. Using a unique grapple and parachute combination, there is no vertical limit as the air becomes your playground: grapple a passing plane in flight, hijack helicopters, BASE jump from the tallest buildings or mountains and leave a trail of chaos and destruction in your wake. Just Cause 2 offers players the freedom to tackle missions any way they choose and, with over 100 vehicles and countless upgrades and collectibles, the choices for relentless adrenaline-fuelled action are limitless.

Just Cause 2 is available at select retailers across the UK on the Platinum Hits range from Sony, the Classics range from Microsoft and on Games for Windows®. You can find out more at www.justcause.com or log-in and check your stats against a world of players on the online leaderboards.

About Square Enix Ltd.

Square Enix Ltd., a part of the Square Enix Europe business unit, is a London-based wholly-owned subsidiary of Square Enix Holdings Co., Ltd., a holding company leading the Square Enix Group. Square Enix Ltd. publishes and distributes entertainment content under the Square Enix Group’s internationally renowned brands such as Square Enix, Eidos and Taito in Europe and other PAL territories. Square Enix Ltd. also has a global network of leading development studios such as IO Interactive™, Crystal Dynamics® and Eidos Montréal. The Square Enix Group boasts a valuable portfolio of intellectual property including: FINAL FANTASY®, which has sold over 97 million units worldwide, DRAGON QUEST® which has sold over 54 million units worldwide and TOMB RAIDER® which has sold over 35 million units worldwide, together with other well established products and services.

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