CHICAGO - June 19, 2008 YUKE'S Company of America, the U.S. publishing arm of Japanese game developer YUKE'S Company Limited, today released a new crop of character and arena profiles offering gamers a deeper look into its upcoming Xbox LIVE® Arcade title Double D Dodgeball for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft. In addition to the barrage of new assets, a collection of wallpapers have been included, created by the game’s own creative development team. An arcade twist on the classic playground sport, Double D Dodgeball is set to induce heated dodgeball matches when it launches this summer.
The latest package of assets includes new character screenshots complete with a profile sheet, detailing each player’s special attributes which include superior catching abilities, power shots, and unbeatable speed, among other skills for gamers to find their winning combination. Screenshots of the various arenas are also included, showcasing both Eastern and Western dodgeball grounds as well as the various defensive obstacles.
Double D Dodgeball will cost 800 MS Points and is rated E for Everyone by the ESRB. Additional information can be found by visiting the Double D Dodgeball teaser site at: www.yukes.us
About YUKE'S Company of America
A wholly-owned subsidiary of YUKE'S Company Limited, YUKE'S Company of America released NEVES for the Nintendo DS® and developed D1 GRAND PRIX for the Playstation ® 2. The company is based out of Roselle, Illinois and is a fully licensed publisher and developer for Sony Computer Entertainment of America, Nintendo of America Inc., and Microsoft.
For more information on YUKE'S Company of America, please visit: www.yukes.us
Quinn Wageman, TriplePoint
Ken Koyama, Manager of PR/Product Development, YUKE'S Company of America