SUPER CRATE BOX ENTERS INDEPENDENT GAMER FESTIVAL CONTEST

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Utrecht, Netherlands, October 17, 2010. Vlambeer is entering its upcoming arcade title, Super Crate Box in the 2011 Independent Gamer Festival contest. The fresh and frantic arcade action title, set to release October 22 is the indies first foray into the PC gaming scene after its Flash release Radical Fishing.

Super Crate Box has received critical acclaim in the indie scene; many prominent developers, such as Minecrafts' Markus Persson“absolutely loved it” and indie news outlets as IndieGames.com call the game“simple but brilliant stuff”.

In celebration of the launch, Vlambeer is hosting a papercraft contest at the games' website at  www.supercratebox.com. At stakes are one of three superlimited edition of the game, which will be available as a freeware game download starting October 22nd.

Vlambeers' Rami Ismail said that“it's great to still see such good response to the charms of arcade gaming and with all the positive feedback, we decided that IGF might be a good place for Super Crate Box to be. Entering the IGF means a lot to us, certainly with such fierce competition. We really hope the panel will appreciate the minimalistic design and excecution of the game.”

Vlambeer is a new Dutch Indie game studio consisting of game design students Rami Ismail and Jan Willem Nijman, who together decided to take a plunge and go and start a studio instead of taking classes. Their recent work includes Radical Fishing and the upcoming Super Crate Box.

###

Screenshots available at  http://www.supercratebox.com/press/screenshots.rar

Trailer available in WMV at  http://www.supercratebox.com/press/trailer.rar, streaming at  http://vimeo.com/15882603

Game Release: October 22, 2010

Game Price: Freeware

Game Platform: PC

Game website:  www.supercratebox.com

E-mail:  rami@vlambeer.com 


Games PressGames Press is the leading online resource for games journalists. Used daily by magazines, newspapers, TV, radio, online media and retailers worldwide, it offers a vast, constantly updated archive of press releases and assets, and is the simplest and most cost-effective way for PR professionals to reach the widest possible audience. Registration for the site and the Games Press email digest is available, to the trade only, at www.gamespress.com.