Icon Games Entertainment Announces Vertigo Available Now on PlayStation®Network

London, UK– March 21, 2011 - Icon Games Entertainment, an independent game developer and digital publishing studio best known for creating quality family titles with unique gameplay elements, announced today that Vertigo is available now for download on PSN (PlayStation®Network) for the PSP® (PlayStation®Portable) system for only $9.99. Previously released on Nintendo™ Wii and PC, Vertigo for PSP challenges players of all ages to compete in the mayhem to see who has what it takes to win it all in this rollercoaster filled race!

“There’s something to be said for a well-crafted racing game that’s fun, easy to pick up and play, provides hours of replay value and offers up tons of customization options to the players all while bringing something new to the table– we feel we’ve done just that with Vertigo,” said Richard Hill-Whittall, head of development for Icon Games Entertainment.“It’s a great racer that’s perfect for gamers of all ages to pick up and play and get their hearts pumping!”

 

Brace yourself for the race of a lifetime as your Xorb soars over heart pounding twist and turn filled tracks in over fifty four different races! Vertigo challenges players to unlock hidden shortcuts and utilize power ups on the wild rollercoaster filled with stunt action moves and customization abilities, providing each gamer with a unique racing experience. The multiplayer mode allows for the whole family to compete in the ultimate race to find out who has what it takes to claim victory!

Vertigo Features:

    <*>With 54 dizzying and complex race tracks to conquer and a plethora of unique gameplay aspects, players are in for hours of fun <*>A wide variety of single player modes allow players to choose from Practice, Arcade, Time Trial or Career <*>Customize the look of your Xorb by choosing from over two MILLION combination's of designs <*>Challenge up to four of your friends to a race suspended high in the sky and soar your way to the top! <*>Discover hidden shortcuts along the way, utilize power ups to race through the tracks and collect upgrades as you navigate across the universe
For any additional information about Vertigo and Icon Games Entertainment, please visit http://www.icongames.com

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About Icon Games Entertainment

Founded in 2004 in London, UK, Icon Games Entertainment is an independent game developer&digital publishing studio creating countless titles with unique gameplay providing endless hours of fun for the whole family! Combining casually-oriented games with educational elements, Icon makes learning fun for gamers of all ages. Developing for a variety of platforms, including Wii, PSP, iPhone and PC, Icon Games Entertainment continues to work towards their goal of creating entertaining family oriented games.

Icon Media Contacts:

Reverb Communications

Kimberly Poggetti

kim@reverbinc.com   

(209)586-1495 x113

Jerry Whitehead III

jerry@reverbinc.com  

(209)586-1495 x111 


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