1st February 2010– Lichfield, Staffs, UK—Elite® Announce US Launch of‘PAPERBOY™ Classic’– for iPhone&iPod Touch
Elite Systems, the long established UK based developer and electronic publisher of games for portable, mobile and other devices is proud to announce that it’s bringing‘PAPERBOY™ Classic’– a version of Warner’s 80’s arcade game - to iPhone&iPod Touch.
The English-language versions of‘PAPERBOY™ Classic’ will go live, only on US and Canadian App Stores, on Wednesday 3rd February 2010 and - for 7 days only (Weds-Weds) - at a special introductory price. It’s anticipated that the Spanish-language versions will go live soon after that.
About the release Elite’s Steve Wilcox said:“'PAPERBOY™ Classic' is a lighter version of Paperboy™ and an almost 100% faithful recreation of the multi-million selling original. It features:
Exciting new game modes including, Time Attack, Challenge&Casual and is uniquely developed in 2.5D enabling:
*authentic Classic 2.5D in-game views,
*stunning new, 2.5D action-replays,
*subtle enhancement of the in-game graphics.
Created specifically for Elite®, developers and publishers Paperboy™ for more than 20 years.
'PAPERBOY™ Classic' does not include 3D in-game views and 3D action-replays or multiple camera angles. For these additional features search the App Store for and choose PAPERBOY™”.
A game trailer of the complementary and currently available game, PAPERBOY™, is available here:
Mobile specialists or media wishing to receive a preview / review copy of‘PAPERBOY™ Classic’ for iPhone&iPod Touch (or to receive further background information and assets) should contact Elite® directly.
Matthew Hyden, Elite®
Tel. + 44 (0) 154 326 8826
About Elite®: Elite Systems Ltd was incorporated in England in 1984 and as such is one of Europe’s most long established developers and publishers of interactive entertainment software. In the last 25 years Elite® has published more than 80 titles and in excess of 300 SKUs for more than 20 different computer and video game devices. Elite currently supplies its mobile games to 9 out of Europe’s Top10 mobile network operators including but not limited to - Vodafone, Orange, T-mobile, O2 and Telefonica.
About Warner: (to be advised by Warner Brothers Interactive Entertainment’s legal department)
Paperboy© 2009 Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. All Rights Reserved. PAPERBOY and all related characters and elements are trademarks of and© Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. All Rights Reserved. The WB SHIELD: TM&© Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. Distributed under license by Elite Systems Ltd. Elite ® is a registered trademark (1422270). Used with permission