London, United Kingdom – September, 27, 2013: The UK’s most successful independent publisher, System 3, is proud to announce Putty Squad and Pinball Arcade will be available for PlayStation 4 on launch day, Friday November 29 th.
The PlayStation 4 will launch with a total of 22 games and System 3 is launching two titles to make up nearly 10% of the launch line up.
The critically acclaimed Putty Squad announced its arrival to the world on the Amiga in 1992, and now, 21 years later, returns on PlayStation 4. Putty once again takes on a stirring quest to rescue his kidnapped friends in a totally reimaged modern platform game.
Putty Squad has been given a complete overhaul to deliver a modern immersive experience. Gameplay has been finely tuned, with new features not included in the original product, while downloadable levels will be available for free from launch. Features exclusive to PlayStation 4 include Cross Play support with PlayStation Vita, precision touch control using the DualShock 4, and as an additional bonus, the original Super Putty will be released as free additional downloadable content post release.
Pinball Arcade is the most authentic pinball experience ever created, reverse engineered for perfection. On PlayStation 4, Pinball Arcade features 22 of the greatest tables ever made, including Star Trek, Creature from the Black Lagoon, Twilight Zone, Monster Bash, Medieval Madness, Tales of the Arabian Nights, Theatre of Magic and many more. Pinball Arcade is the essential companion for pinball fans.
Pinball Arcade offers more intense action and classic gameplay than ever before on the world’s most powerful console.
“We’re extremely excited to be bringing Putty Squad and Pinball Arcade to PlayStation 4, which gives us the horsepower to create the most advanced pinball simulation to-date, and recreate everyone’s favourite morphing hero, Putty, in super high quality,” said Mark Cale, CEO of System 3. “Pinball Arcade is the authentic pinball title on any format, loved by gamers the world over, and the critically acclaimed Putty Squad goes as far back as 1992, so we’re excited to offer something unique and compelling on launch day.”
Putty Squad and Pinball Arcade will be available for PlayStation 4 on 29 th November 2013. For more information on Pinball Arcade and Putty Squad, please visit System 3’s official website.
About System 3
Formed in 1982 by Mark Cale, System 3 is recognised as one of the founding pioneers of the gaming industry and as a name synonymous with producing original genre defining gaming concepts year on year. System 3 stands proud as the last surviving British Independent Publisher from those grass roots years.