Florida, America, September, 2009. Data Design Interactive (DDI)– a successful video games publisher and games developer– Today announced that they have signed a publishing deal with North America games publisher XS Games who will distribute“Kidz Sports: Crazy Mini Golf 2” the highly anticipated sequel to Kidz Sports: Crazy Mini Golf 1 which has sold over 250,000 units on the Wii™ and again will be available exclusively for Wii™ in North America and Europe in the 4th Quarter of 2009.
Stewart Green, Data Design Interactive CEO said;
Crazy mini golf 2 is an exciting new product, incorporating the latest Motion Plus technology, which has enabled us to improve on the existing Crazy mini golf 1 to make this popular product even more accurate and more fun. We are very pleased to have onboard XS Games as our new US partner.
Steve Grossman, XS Games CEO said;
"I am glad we are working with DDI on Kidz Sports: Crazy Mini Golf 2 in the US as they have done excellent work on getting all their products to market on time and on budget. "Kidz Sports: Crazy Mini Golf 2 will give players the most extensive Crazy Mini game of all time on Wii™, and we aim to work closely with DDI to build on the success of the series."
Kidz Sports: Crazy Mini Golf 2, Developed by Data Design Interactive will support the new Motion Plus Controller for the most realistic and accurate putting movement. Totally fluid instant feedback, wherever you swing your putter, your on-screen character follows; lift, turn, twist, swing, every detailed swing of your putter is accurately replicated in real time. It works for both left and right handed players. This is another technology lead by DDI.
Designed in collaboration with crazy golf champions, Crazy Mini Golf 2 is the perfect Wii family gaming experience. Hot on the heels of the original, Crazy Mini Golf 2 is a larger-than-life, party game that mimics the action and excitement of this popular sport.
Become fully immersed in the atmosphere of each environment with vibrant visual effects and awe-inspiring locations. With 72 of the craziest holes spread over four different worlds ranging from the spooky Halloween World, the ancient ruins of Egypt, the excitement of the Fun Fair and the cool Ice Age you’ll have hours of fun putting your way around each course.
Using the new Wii Motion Plus controller, Crazy Mini Golf 2 presents a realism that has until now not been possible, this is the most realistic and fluid golfing experience available anywhere.
The intuitive controls will make a great game for beginners and a fun challenge for the more experienced player, providing a rich, newly designed, casual golf game that revolutionises the way video game golf is played. Crazy Mini Golf 2‘putts’ the player in total control of the club!
Create your own unique avatars to play in game using the‘NuYu’ character editor.
There is no limit to the amount of crazy characters you can create, with buckets of customizable features ranging from hairstyles, clothing, hats, glasses and much, much more!
Develop your career as a pro or challenge your friends in the Multiplayer mode featuring game play designed specifically to get players together for a fun experience. You can also play to beat your previous records or the current champions. The more skilled a golfer you become, the more challenge there is to keep beating your old records!
Feel the unmatched fun and intensity of the game with intuitive game play. Bringing you a fun, active and easy to play experience that family and friends can enjoy in the comfort of their own living room!
72 larger-than-life holes with bright colourful interactive levels
Four exciting new courses including Funfair, Ice Age, Halloween and Egyptian Pyramids.
Engage in single player or multiplayer tournaments to see who is the ultimate crazy golf champion? (up to 4 Wii Remotes at once)
Special focus on the competitive Multi-Player experience. Play with up to 4 friends or family.
Single-Player Tournament Mode– Hone your skills in the single player challenge.
Fully immersive Wii Motion Plus technology turns the Wii Remote controller into a virtual putter.
Intuitive and incredibly easy to pick-up-and-play control design that brings the game to life like never before for both casual and more advanced players.
Create and customise your own unique golfing character with the amazing NuYu editor, compatible with NuYu’s from Crazy mini golf 1.
Successful play allows for the unlocking of new character costumes, and courses.
On-screen information describes the control method in a simple way for players of all ages.
Immersive stylized graphic environments and characters with sound that enhances the game play experience.
Contact: Frazer Nash
Frazer Nash Communications Ltd
Tel: 0044 (0) 1296712522
About Data Design Interactive
Data Design Interactive is part of Green Solutions Ltd (GSL) which manages the production of interactive products for the entertainment industry. From game design, development and publishing on PC and Console. GSL owns the popular MYTH MAKERS and KIDZ SPORTS brands and the publishing rights to the GODS development system. We control a number of studios which specialize in key areas. Data Design Interactive develops and publishes, and is a licensed publisher for Sony Playstation, Nintendo and Microsoft, Artworld Studios for computer animation and Advergaming is the market leader for in game advertising and custom games. Popcorn Arcade www.popcorn-arcade.com is the brand name for our family friendly, value priced Wii range.
About XS Games
XS Games is a leading publisher of entertainment software with a quality portfolio of multiplatform games for the Wii™,
PlayStation®2 system, Nintendo DS™ and PC. XS Games has publishing operations across North America and Europe (France,
Germany, Spain, UK) and Australia.
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