The Chronicles Of Shakespeare: Romeo & Juliet/ A Midsummer Night's Dream

For Immediate release - 31/08/2012

Merge Games are delighted to announce the release of The Chronicles of Shakespeare: Romeo and Juliet and The Chronicles of Shakespeare: A Midsummer Night’s Dream in this fantastic value double pack. Based on Shakespeare’s stunning tragedy and comedy scripts, these two hidden object titles contain beautiful art, so indulge yourself in these two emotionally compelling, deeply interactive adventure titles. Released today, 31st August 2012.

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Double Pack Game Info

Midsummer Night’s Dream

Invited to write a comedy to celebrate the marriage of aristocratic friends, Shakespeare composed A Midsummer Night's Dream. Celebrated for its touching expressions of love, dreams and creative imagination, A Midsummer Night's Dream is a cherished and truly original piece. A story of four lovers whose romantic cross- purposes are further complicated by their entrance into the play’s fairyland woods. Follow the twists and turns and help Shakespeare reach the London stage.

Romeo And Juliet

London in the year 1590. Shakespeare is trying to earn recognition and become part of "Lord Strange's Men," a renowned performing arts company. To prove himself as a worthy member, Shakespeare must first complete his tragic masterpiece, Romeo & Juliet. Experience the most passionate love story ever written and explore the beautiful, romantic settings. Will you be able to help Romeo and Juliet find a way to each other's arms as they

defy their warring families? Discover over 30 highly detailed and authentic locations in this romantic hidden object adventure. Can you find the clues and follow the trail that will help Romeo find his way to Juliet?

Features

• Experience two intoxicating, historical adventure games based on the creation of two of Shakespeare's finest masterpieces.

• Gorgeous 2D art, hand-crafted animations

• Incredible depth of interactivity

• Emotionally compelling narratives

• About 30 detailed locations per game

Quote from Daedalic (requested)

“We are very happy to announce this great bundle together with Merge Games and to continue our successful co-operation. We are very excited to present two of Shakespeare’s most genuine plays in a game bundle for the first time outside of Germany.”

Quote from Luke Keighran of Merge Games

“We are delighted to be adding this fantastic double pack to our product range. We feel that the graphics in these games are beautiful and Hidden Object fans will appreciate these classy interpretations of Shakespeare’s classics. They should offer endless hours of fun as the winter nights draw in and are a great value stocking filler!”

Daedalic Info

About Daedalic Entertainment

Daedalic Entertainment develops and publishes high-quality computer and video games worldwide, focusing on the production of entertainment software with strong narratives. The company based in Hamburg, Germany offers international partners its services in the fields of development, publishing and consulting.

Daedalic has enjoyed great acclaim with the release of adventure game milestones such as Deponia, Edna & Harvey: The Breakout, The Whispered World and A New Beginning, collecting nine German Game Developer Awards (incl. “Studio of the Year 2009”), four German Computer Game Awards (incl. “Best Game 2011”), two Red Dot Design Awards and more. As a publisher, Daedalic has released outstanding and unique games like Machinarium, Tales of Monkey Island and Swords & Soldiers. Daedalic is currently developing a host of new and innovative games that include the upcoming Chaos of Deponia.

http://www.daedalic.de

Merge Games Info

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