Big Cup Cricket Gets Multiplayer Update– and goes for 59p for 24 hours to celebrate!

Beautiful Game Studios, part of Square Enix Europe, is delighted to announce that you'll now be able to knock your friends for six with the introduction of multiplayer into BIG CUP CRICKET . That's not all-the latest update also packs in name-editing, leaderboards plus game tweaks, and refinements and is free to every single BIG CUP CRICKET player.

To celebrate the launch of this fantastic update for the game, we've decided to make BIG CUP CRICKET just 59p for the next 24 hours!

So round up your friends and get them to grab some arcade cricket action at a bargain price, then get ready to bowl them all out and prove yourself to be the best player.

BIG CUP CRICKET is available from the Apple App Store around the world now at just 59p (or local equivalent) untill the 18th March, before returning to full price. To see the game on Apple’s App Store, click http://bit.ly/gWQ9lA  (Promo runs from 17th March 11.00 to 18th March 23.59 GMT)

Screenshots for the game can be found here: http://bit.ly/hsTYR5

The new Multiplayer leader board ranks you against you amongst your peers as well as globally, and in playing you’ll also get the chance to unlock some great new achievements too.

BIG CUP CRICKET is a fully functional Swipe and Flick fun fest - using the iPhone interface, the direction, speed and position of both bat and ball are all controlled with a simple flick of the finger. This pick up and play arcade style means it’ll bowl over ardent cricket fans and gamers alike.

For more information about BIG CUP CRICKET visit www.bigcupcricket.com or Facebook http://www.facebook.com/bigcupcricket

About Beautiful Game Studios

Beautiful Game Studios is the developer behind the renowned Championship Manager series publishing across multiple platforms including PSP®, iPhone, PC and more. Focused on bringing the most popular sport in the world to consumers across multiplatforms utilising new and innovative technology. More information on Beautiful Game Studios can be found at: www.championshipmanager.com or to get a behind the scenes look follow us on twitter @ www.twitter.com/champman or become a fan at http://www.facebook.com/bigcupcricket

About Square Enix Ltd.

Square Enix Ltd., a part of the Square Enix Europe business unit, is a London-based wholly-owned subsidiary of Square Enix Holdings Co., Ltd., a holding company leading the Square Enix Group. Square Enix Ltd. publishes and distributes entertainment content under the Square Enix Group’s internationally renowned brands such as Square Enix, Eidos and Taito in Europe and other PAL territories. Square Enix Ltd. also has a global network of leading development studios such as IO Interactive™, Crystal Dynamics® and Eidos Montréal. The Square Enix Group boasts a valuable portfolio of intellectual property including: FINAL FANTASY®, which has sold over 97 million units worldwide, DRAGON QUEST® which has sold over 54 million units worldwide and TOMB RAIDER® which has sold over 35 million units worldwide, together with other well established products and services.

More information on Square Enix Ltd. can be found on the Internet at http://www.square-enix.com

DRAGON QUEST, FINAL FANTASY, SQUARE ENIX and the SQUARE ENIX logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Square Enix Holdings Co., Ltd. in the United Kingdom and/or other countries. TAITO is a trademark or registered trademark of Taito Corporation. Big Cup Cricket,  Championship Manager 2010, the Championship Manager logo, Beautiful Game Studios, EIDOS, TOMB RAIDER, IO INTERACTIVE, and CRYSTAL DYNAMICS are trademarks or registered trademarks of Square Enix Ltd. in the United Kingdom and/or other countries.  All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

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