15 July 2013 – San Diego, USA/… Today Eternal Descent: Heavy Metal Heroes announced its promotional schedule for Comic-Con International: San Diego 2013, which starts on 17 July 2013. Misha Mansoor, the acclaimed guitarist from prog-metal band Periphery, will be on the IDW Publishing booth signing and meeting fans to celebrate his appearance as a heroic assist character in the Eternal Descent: Heavy Metal Heroes video game, launching on iOS platforms on 17 July 2013.
Misha Mansoor will also be unveiling the autographed, custom Jackson SLATTXMG3-7 Soloist guitar with Eternal Descent creator Llexi Leon on the IDW Publishing booth #2643, which is being given away in a joint promotion between Jackson and Eternal Descent. In addition, a Comic Con International: San Diego exclusive Eternal Descent: Heavy Metal Heroes collectable ’10-Doh’ game cartridge will be available from the Squid Kids Ink booth #5150. Llexi Leon and Nate Mitchell from Squid Kids Ink will also be doing an Eternal Descent: Heavy Metal Heroes 10-Doh signing on Sunday 21 July 2013.
Eternal Descent: Heavy Metal Heroes Comic-Con International signing schedule:
Signing with Misha Mansoor and Llexi Leon
Thursday 18th - 12-1pm
Booth #2643 - IDW Publishing
Signing with Nate Mitchell and Llexi Leon
Sunday 21st - 12-1pm
Booth #5150 - Squid Kids Ink
Eternal Descent: Heavy Metal Heroes will be available from 17 July 2013 on the App Store for iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch, priced £1.99/$2.99/€2.39, with a series of updates and expansions planned throughout the year. Android, PC and home console versions of Eternal Descent: Heavy Metal Heroes are planned throughout 2014.
About Eternal Descent: Heavy Metal Heroes
Developed by London-based PLA Studios, Eternal Descent: Heavy Metal Heroes explores the unholy alliance that has long existed between the worlds of heavy metal and fantasy comics. Brainchild of British guitarist and comic creator Llexi Leon, Eternal Descent: Heavy Metal Heroes is an action-packed, 3D scrolling endless brawler. Carve a path through hordes of daemonic minions and fight your way to Hell – all to a killer soundtrack. Set in a fantasy universe where lost souls lurk in every shadow and darkness veils sinister designs, heavy metal could be the key to salvation... or the gateway to destruction!
In addition to a cast of original characters, Eternal Descent: Heavy Metal Heroes will feature appearances and original performances from Joe Satriani, Arch Enemy, Wayne Static, Periphery, Andrew W.K., and many more rock/metal music acts appearing through regular updates. Numerous real-world instrument brands such as ESP, Jackson and Dean Guitars have endorsed Eternal Descent: Heavy Metal Heroes, allowing the game to accurately portray cameo musicians with their signature instruments for real shred guitar action!
To request a review copy of Eternal Descent: Heavy Metal Heroes, please contact:
Stu Taylor and Tor Watson at Dead Good Media
T: +44 (0)7780 600 728
About Eternal Descent
Originally a virtual band formed in 2004, Eternal Descent features regular collaborations with the biggest names in rock and metal. Expanding from comics and graphic novels into soundtracks, animation, games, and incredible cross-branded merchandise including limited edition ESP guitars, Digitech effects pedals and DiMarzio accessories featuring iconic illustrations of the most popular characters.
About PLA Studios
PLA Studios is a London-based developer dedicated to creating engaging and innovative games across web, console, mobile and social platforms.