May’s due in Summer

Monday 13 thJune 2011: Leading independent publisher Mastertronic has today unveiled details of May’s Mysteries: The Secret of Dragonville, a stunning new puzzle adventure due for release this Summer.

May’s Mysteries: The Secret of Dragonville, sees our eponymous hero embark on a thrilling and charming adventure to find her missing brother. Featuring sumptuous hand-drawn animation, May’s Mysteries: The Secret of Dragonville is a real charm, which will see players tackle over 270 puzzles and mini games as they venture through 80 mysterious locations, meeting close to 50 intriguing characters spread across four worlds. 

The game offers a unique combination of gaming styles, making it the most comprehensive puzzle adventure yet. The 230 brain teasers are complemented by 25 highly-detailed hidden object scenes (featuring over 500 individual items), 13 rhythm-action games and many more.

Developed by V5 Play, May’s Mysteries: The Secret of Dragonville is a lavish adventure, boasting over seven minutes of jaw-dropping full-screen animated cinematics throughout the course of the 25 hour adventure. It is mind-boggling, but never unfair, offering stacks of challenge for players of all ages.

“Puzzle adventures, hidden object games and rhythm action titles make for some of the most popular handheld games,” says Neil McKenna, Product Director, Mastertronic,“but never before has a game offered all three– and so much more. May’s Mysteries: The Secret of Dragonville is an incredible piece of software which will captivate all who play. We think May could become the poster child for puzzle adventures, and we can’t wait for DS owners to fall in love with a new heroine this August.”

Features:

·         Over 270 mini-games, including 230 logic puzzles, 25 hidden object games and 13 rhythm games

·         Intriguing storyline adventure with 80 locations in four worlds

·         Charming hand-drawn graphics

·         47 individual and unique characters

·         Eight musical themes

·         Seven minutes of high-quality, full-screen cinematics

·         Over 25 hours of gameplay

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For more information, please contact Harry Cole or Simon Byron at Premier PR.

Harry Cole

Harry.cole@premierpr.com

0207 292 8330

Simon Byron

Simon.byron@premierpr.com

0207 292 8330

About the Mastertronic Group Limited

Mastertronic Group offers a range of publishing services which help content creators and owners reach consumers via both packaged goods in high street and online retail and in the digitally only space. The Group has a number of publishing labels, each focused on specific audience demographics. Established  PC titles are re-published through the Sold Out and M.A.D. (Mastertronic Added Dimension) ranges , Indie developed games from the digital space are published through Great Indie Games and casual games through Everyone Can Play . Specialist PC simulations are published under the Just Flight & Just Trains labels and console/ mobile formats (Wii, DS, Playstation, Xbox, iOS and Android) via Blast Entertainment (children’s titles) and Mastertronic.  The Group also offers a‘cradle to grave' total turnkey service for physical product, from marketing through packaging and warehousing, to retail and digital distribution, through The Producers  as well as specialist PC download site, Get Games.  For content owners who have their own brands and need access to retail markets, Mastertronic has access to 15,000 retail accounts via its innovative partnership with Sony DADC, Mastertronic powered by Sony DADC.

 


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