…And the hardest part of the BIT.TRIP begins!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Torrance, CA (November 19, 2010)– Aksys Games, a publisher of interactive entertainment products, proudly announced today that the on-rails shoot-‘em-up developed by Gaijin Games, BIT.TRIP FATE ,will be released in Europe on November 19, 2010, accompanied by the release of a demo version. BIT.TRIP FATE brings the rhythmic ballistic challenges of CommanderVideo to Europe on WiiWare™.

BIT.TRIP FATE is an on-rails side-scrolling shoot-‘em-up that has CommanderVideo riding the vibe to discover his fate. CommanderVideo will need a little help from the friends he made in BIT.TRIP RUNNER to thwart the Mingrawn Timbletot who has mutated the world into an ugly technological nightmare.

Join forces with the Junior Melchkin, CommandgirlVideo and others to increase CommanderVideo’s power and save the world. Whether you play alone or team up with a co-pilot, you’ll have to keep a steady hand to navigate the vibe and aim your blasters at the twisted souls out to destroy you.

•   FATE is the penultimate chapter in the six-part BIT.TRIP series, and will leave you wondering what’s next.

•   The Nunchuk™ controls CommanderVideo and the Wii Remote™ can fire anywhere on screen!

•   Collect power-ups to call on CommanderVideo’s friends for powerful shot upgrades!

•   A chiptune-inspired dubstep soundtrack helps bring the action to a whole new level!

•   Video game worlds collide with appearances from Super Meat Boy and Mr. Robotube!

•   Chipmusic artist Minusbaby helps set the tone with a special guest appearance!

Ride the vibe in BIT.TRIP FATE to discover where CommanderVideo’s true mission will take him.

About Aksys Games

Located in Torrance, California and founded in 2006, Aksys Games is well known for being a visionary within the fighting game sector while expanding into other genres such as RPGs, fishing, and family-style games. Some of their more popular games include the Guilty Gear, Record of Agarest War, Hooked: Real Motion Fishing, and Bit. Trip series.

BIT.TRIP FATE has been rated for ages 3+ by PEGI, 6+ by the USK, and‘G’ for General Amusement by the ACB. More information about Aksys Games and BIT.TRIP FATE can be found at www.aksysgames.com and www.bittripgame.com.

For further inquires and assets on this title please contact

Mary Sue To

Marketing Coordinator

mary@aksysgames.com

James Xie

Public Relations Coordinator

james@aksysgames.com 


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