Madrid, Spain, November 2007- Virgin PLAY is presents its latest publishing project, Super HIND (working title), an action-based tactical air combat game exclusive for Sony´s PSP™. This title will be the 3rd title published by Virgin PLAY for the PSP™ console.
As pilot Warrant Officer Dante Griffin, you have been put in charge of the deadliest military helicopter known to man. Developed by the multinational Consortium to fight the rebel groups left after the fall of the old order of nations. You and you alone have the mercy of the world at your feet. The question now is: what will you do with it?
Super HIND is being developed by Mountain Sheep, a Finnish company that specializes in handheld console games.‘The game has one clear goal, and that is to make the genre fun again.“That´s what I think we all have been missing since Desert Strike.”, says Kimmo Vihola, Managing Director of Mountain Sheep. It will be published under v.2PLAY, Virgin PLAY´s publishing name brand.
Super HIND´s release is set for May 2008.
For more information:
Virgin Play Press Department
Pº de la Castellana 9-11
28046 Madrid, SPAIN
Tlf: 00 34 91 789 35 50
About Virgin PLAY:
Virgin Interactive España opened its doors in 1995 by the hand of Mariele Isidoro and Francisco Encinas as a subsidiary of the Virgin Interactive, owned by VIACOM. In May of 2002 Tim Chaney and Francisco Encinas lead a management buyout and renamed the company Virgin PLAY becoming the exclusive distributor in the Spanish and Portuguese markets for companies such as: Midway, Ignition (SNK), Koch Media and Koei just to name a few.
During this period, Virgin PLAY has become a leader in the videogame sector being responsible for launching franchises such as: Resident Evil, Command and Conquer, Driver and Baldur’s Gate and is also the first 100% Spanish publisher for consoles.
Virgin´s first publishing projects were Torrente 3, Dead&Furious and Final Armada. The company will add on to their catalogue with titles such as Donkey Xote, Snow x Racing, The Crusades and Real Madrid, which will be published under Virgins new brand: V2Play.
Virgin sells and distributes its products worldwide using local distributors as well as their own offices in Spain and Portugal. For more information: www.virginplay.es