(London, United Kingdom) September 15, 2010– Atari, one of the world’s most recognized publishers and producers of interactive entertainment, and Krome Studios announced today that Blade Kitten, the epic action adventure title starring Kit Ballard, is now available for pre-order on Steam for£9.99/€11.99. Steam purchasers will exclusively receive Kit’s Gothic Costume allowing them to get in touch with her dark side.
Blade Kitten goes beyond most downloadable titles to deliver a strong narrative, with high-quality cinematics, and a colorful, frenetic visual style, that lends to the pick-up-and-play arcade action. Players will jump right in and easily begin exploring and fighting their way through 19 levels, including three exploration levels with Noot (a rideable alien mount). Blade Kitten also features straight forward gameplay mechanics, intuitive“scramble style” exploration, fully voiced dialogue, dramatic narrative and powerful visual direction.
Blade Kitten is rated“12” and is due out this September.
ABOUT ATARI, SA
Atari group is a global creator, producer and publisher of interactive entertainment. Atari’s brands and content are available across all key traditional and digital distribution touch points, including browser-based and Social online platforms, PC, consoles from Microsoft, Nintendo and Sony, and advanced smart phones (i.e. iPhone, Android and RIM devices). Divisions of Atari, SA include Cryptic Studios, Eden Studios, Atari Interactive, Inc. and Atari, Inc.
Atari benefits from the strength of its worldwide brand and its extensive catalogue of contemporary classic game franchises (Asteroids ® , Centipede ® , Missile Command ® , Lunar Lander ® ), original owned franchises (Test Drive ® , Backyard Sports ® , Deer Hunter ® ), MMO games from Cryptic Studios (Star Trek TM Online, Champions TM ) and third party franchises (Ghostbusters ® , Rollercoaster Tycoon ® , Dungeons and Dragons ® ). Atari also leverages the power of its franchises to deliver movies and merchandise to consumers around the world.
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ABOUT KROME STUDIOS
Headquartered in Brisbane, with offices in Melbourne and Adelaide, Krome Studios is Australia’s largest video game developer and a leading independent developer of video games worldwide. Founded in 1999, the company has developed 19 games comprising of 95 SKUs for video game systems and personal computers. Krome’s multi-million selling titles (licensed and original game properties, including the hit TY the Tasmanian Tiger TM ) are powered by the company’s proprietary“Merkury” engine technology, ensuring its cutting edge games are developed on schedule, and on budget. More information about Krome can be found on the internet at http://www.kromestudios.com
Blade Kitten and Krome Studios are trademarks of Krome Studios PTY, Ltd.