505 GAMES AND NATURALMOTION REVEAL BACKBREAKER’S EXTENSIVE IN-GAME CUSTOMIZATION TOOLS

505 Games and NaturalMotion today released a video detailing the in-depth customization features found in the ground-breaking American football video game Backbreaker, allowing players to design completely unique teams.

http://www.game.co.uk/Games/Xbox-360/Sport-American-Football/Backbreaker-GAME-Exclusive/~r347132/?s=Backbreaker&d=1z13mmv

Every logo, uniform and end zone that ships with Backbreaker’s 60 preloaded teams is created using the in-game customization tools. Players can tweak existing elements to their liking, or create completely new ones from scratch using the myriad of colors, shapes, letters, cutters and blockers found in the customization kit. The creation of Team GAME shows users how flexible the in-game customization tool can be when combined with the players imagination. Backbreaker’s online multiplayer support allows gamers to take to the field and show off their team’s logos, end zone and uniforms with friends.

Poised to change the way players experience sports video games on next-gen consoles, Backbreaker’s intuitive controls allow experienced and new gamers to easily jump in on the live football action as soon as they pick up the controller.

Players can build their dream team and share it with friends when Backbreaker ships for Xbox 360™ and PlayStation®3 on 25, June 2010 for an RRP of£39.99.

Players can pre-order Backbreaker at GAME to receive£10 GBP off the RRP price.

http://www.game.co.uk/search.aspx?s=Backbreaker

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About 505 Games Ltd.

505 Games is a multi-platform interactive video games company that publishes titles across the globe. Founded in 2006, 505 Games has offices across seven territories around the world, with six in Europe and one in the United States.

505 Games is headquartered in Milton Keynes, UK and is dedicated to the publishing and distribution of computer and video games across the EMEA and Australia regions. The current portfolio includes the best selling games Cooking Mama, ArmA II, and IL2 Sturmovik: Birds of Prey.

For more information on 505 Games and its products please visit www.505games.co.uk

About Backbreaker

Backbreaker breaks the mold of traditional football video games with realistic, physics-based motion AI, crisp high-definition graphics and a camera angle that follows the perspective of the player. Backbreaker is the first sports video game to feature NaturalMotion’s acclaimed Euphoria motion synthesis engine, offering intense gameplay, dazzling graphics and an endless variety of unique sacks and tackles.

Backbreaker includes online multiplayer and split-screen multiplayer modes. The game welcomes newcomers to the genre with its intuitive pick-up-and-play Arcade Mode control scheme, while seasoned players can go head-to-head in the game’s more challenging Pro Mode that turns off AI and visual assists. In addition, the game features total team customization including a fully featured logo editor.

Backbreaker will be available for Xbox 360 and PlayStation3 on 25, June 2010. For more information, please visit the official website at: http://www.backbreakergame.com.


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