Julius Styles: The International

ARCTIC CIRCLE, FINLAND – August 11, 2011 – Lapland Studios, in association with Elstree Studio Productions, Red 27 Films and Maandi Media Holdings, announced today that the highly anticipated Wesley Snipes game, Julius Styles: The International is now available as a universal app for both iPhone and iPad at £1.99 in the App Store.

Julius Styles: The International is a thrilling, action packed game that places players in the unglamorous world of economic espionage. Working for the ‘Assembly’, an elite circle of businessmen bent on channeling global funds into their pockets, players take control of Julius Styles, a young man who recently graduated from MIT and has lost his way. Julius joins on with the Assembly as an economic hitman, an expert in persuasion, blackmail, and assassination. His quick thinking, unorthodox methods, and unmatched computer skills allows infiltration into governments, businesses, and other shadowy organizations.

”Evolving from the military special ops, security specialist backgrounds of characters I’ve played in the past, this guy was trained by the streets of today, to be the international player and dot com super spy of the future.” said Wesley Snipes, “Fall back, Nino and excuse me, Mr. Bond! I’d like you to meet Mr. Styles, Julius Styles: The International. ”

“The time and dedication our team has put into the game has produced what we feel to be a step forward for iOS gaming,” said Ilkka Immonen, CEO of Lapland Studios. “The game delivers an unprecedented experience in the world of mobile gaming. Download Episode 1 today and embark on a breathtaking journey into the seedy underbelly of international espionage!”

Presented in an isometric 3D style, Julius Styles: The International is an incredible adventure in which Julius gathers information, collects and combines items to create weapons and tools, and solves intricate puzzles. Players will need to do whatever it takes to finish the job before someone else finishes Julius.

“This marriage, my vision of a hardcore action movie combined with Lapland’s implementation of a kickass video game, is going to hook you up and leave you thirsty for more,” said Wesley Snipes. “Episode 1 is just the beginning. I’ve been waiting ten years for a creative opportunity like this!”

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The first episode of Julius Styles: The International is now available for £1.99 in the App Store as a universal app for both iPhone and iPad. For more information, please visit www.laplandstudio.com.


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