Deadly Premonition: The Director’s Cut Set to Release April 26

19 March, 2013 – Rising Star Games, a leading publisher of interactive entertainment today announced that the critically acclaimed Deadly Premonition: The Director’s Cut will be available April 26, 2013 across the UK, exclusively on the PlayStation ®3 computer entertainment system and PlayStation ®Network.

From now through to its UK release date, fans who pre-order the highly anticipated title (from participating retailers) will receive exclusive downloadable content. Participating retailers across the UK include GAME, Amazon, and will also include a group of dedicated independent retailers via Advantage Distribution.  In addition, Rising Star Games is excited to be working closely with Sony Entertainment Network on a digital pre-order incentive that will be offered exclusively to Playstation ®Plus members.

For gamers who have yet to subscribe to PlayStation Plus, Rising Star Games has teamed up with Sony to offer customers a free 30-day trial membership of PlayStation Plus. This will be available on a limited run of Deadly Premonition: The Director’s Cut and is exclusive to boxed retail copies.

The dedicated website for Deadly Premonition: The Director’s Cut lists the retailers across all territories who are participating in the campaign: www.deadlypremonitionthegame.com.

Deadly Premonition: The Director’s Cut, the award-winning suspense-horror, action-adventure game gives players an open-world experience featuring detailed interactions with Greenvale locals, as well as numerous side quests and mini games to help solve the murders and uncover hidden town secrets.

New Features for Deadly Premonition: The Director’s Cut:

·      New Scenario – Surprising new scenario from the game’s director, Hidetaka “Swery” Suehiro that will please new and hardcore fans

·      HD graphics – Complete graphic overhaul with new HD textures

·      Improved Controls - Reworked control system and a customisable layout allow for an even better combat experience

·      Downloadable content - Expand the mystery beyond the original game and let Agent York (and Zach) live it up in Greenvale

Playing as special agent Francis York Morgan (just call him York – everyone else does), players must investigate the brutal murder of a young local beauty. Amidst the backdrop of soaring mountains and a small American town, York must solve the mystery of the Red Seed Murders and stay alive in a place where supernatural creatures and a killer seek to end his investigation.

    

For more information on Deadly Premonition: The Director’s Cut, please visit the official site at www.deadlypremonitionthegame.com.

For more information on all Rising Star Games titles, please visit the official site: www.risingstargames.com.

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For further information, screenshots and press samples (when available), please contact:

Tyrone Walcott (Rising Star Games) for press enquiries

Tyrone.Walcott@risingstargames.com

About Rising Star Games

Rising Star Games Limited is a European video games publisher for Nintendo 3DS™, Nintendo DS™, Microsoft Xbox 360® and Wii™, Sony PlayStation3®, PSP™ and Vita™. Rising Star Games has published over 100 games with a schedule of exciting releases for 2013 beyond.

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