Ridgewood, NJ, February 10, 2011 - Kalypso Media USA, Inc, in cooperation with Atticus Black USA, is pleased to announce the "Young and Restless" heavy metal tour, featuring fantastic up-and-coming bands, with thirty-three tour dates between March 18 and April 24, 2011.
To celebrate the launch of its newest title, Dungeons , and the "Young&Restless" tour sponsorship, Kalypso Media USA has launched a "Get Evil" contest with grand prizes including concert tickets from Atticus Black USA, gaming peripherals from Alienware, a cutting-edge video card from ATI and much more. For more details and to register for the contest visit http://www.facebook.com/pages/Dungeons/145925592093899.
"Extreme games and loud music have always been a part of our lives. They complement each other and make the experience that much more fun. We could not be more honored to have a great company like Kalypso Media, and an amazing game like Dungeons, on board with us for this showcase of up-and-coming talent here in the USA," said Mark Bubb, Director of Marketing at Atticus Black USA. "Atticus Black is able to bring great tours to fans for an affordable ticket price because of music supporters like the team at Kalypso Media. Make sure you pick up your copy of Dungeons today, it is epic!"
"We’re extremely proud to sponsor some of the future household names of American heavy metal music, and are confident that the many talented artists participating in this tour will supply a very fitting alternate music track by which players can design and then rule over their maniacal creations in Dungeons," added Mario Kroll, Vice President, Kalypso Media USA.
Dungeons follows the misadventures of the foremost of all Dungeon Lords, who spends his time luring heroes into his labyrinthine creations with the promise of treasure and a good fight -- only to be trapped by his ingenious devices. Our protagonist falls victim to a devious plot hatched by his vile, nasty and thoroughly vicious ex-girlfriend. As a result, he finds himself at the bottom of the underworld hierarchy and the top of the dungeon pile. In his world, that is about as bad as it can get.
Our lord must have his revenge, and make his way back down the dungeon levels to his rightful place -- but first he must deal with his new bosses, the three despicable Dungeon Lords who stand in his way. At his disposal are his dim-witted goblin minions who dig tunnels and build rooms to lay out his lair and trap ever stronger and braver heroes who dare to enter, not forgetting to plot his revenge against his ex-girlfriend and his new bosses who think it’s great fun to bombard him with useless tasks. It goes without saying that a malicious and sneaky creature such as our Dungeon Lord has more than a few tricks up his sleeve. Being Evil has Never Felt this Good!
To learn more about Dungeons, please visit http://home.dungeons-game.com.
For more information including tickets you can send them to the main bands page: http://www.myspace.com/ourlastnight
The Atticus Black "Young and Restless" Tour Presented by Dungeons Schedule -
03/18 Austin, TX - SXSW
03/19 Oklahoma City, OK– The Conservatory
03/20 Shreveport, LA– Media Star Entertainment
03/21 Fort Worth, TX– The Aardvark
03/24 Tempe, AZ - The Clubhouse
03/25 Las Vegas, NV– Area 702
03/26 San Diego, CA– The Epicentre
03/27 Anaheim, CA– Chain Reaction
03/28 Victorville, CA - VVEC (Victorville Events Center)
03/29 Bakersfield, CA– Jerry’s Pizza
03/30 Sacramento, CA– Ace Of Spades
03/31 Portland, OR– Branx
04/02 Seattle, WA– Studio Seven
04/03 Spokane, WA– The A Club
04/05 Colorado Springs, CO– The Black Sheep
04/06 Des Moines, IA– Vaudeville Mews
04/07 Minneapolis, MN– Beat Coffee House
04/08 Michigan City, IN– The Pearl Theater
04/09 Madison, WI– The Loft
04/10 Joliet, IL– Mojoes
04/11 Mt. Clemens, MI– Hayloft
04/12 Cleveland, OH– Peabody’s Downunder
04/13 Buffalo, NY– Xtreme Wheelz
04/14 Worcester, MA– The Palladium (“New England Hardcore And Metal Fest“)
04/15 South Hackensack, NJ– The School Of Rock
04/16 Brooklyn, NY– Party Expo
04/17 Allentown, PA– Crocodile Rock
04/18 Crofton, MD– MACC
04/19 Richmond, VA– Canal Club (Downstairs)
04/21 Jacksonville, FL– The Pit
04/22 Pompano Beach, FL– Rocketown
04/23 Orlando, FL– H2O Live!
04/24 Douglasville, GA– The 7 Venue
About Atticus Black
ATTICUS BLACK is the basics and origins of the Atticus brand. Atticus Black is everything printable including tees, hoodies, tanks, and our extremely popular artist collaboration series. Atticus Black focuses more on the music side of fashion. Atticus Black works close with our artists to create clothes that are comfortable, affordable, and stage ready, with greater emphasis on quality, design and the true roots of Atticus. Music always has been and always will be the driving inspiration behind Atticus Black.
About The Kalypso Media Group
Founded in 2006 in Germany by industry veterans Simon Hellwig and Stefan Marcinek, Kalypso Media is a global, independent developer, marketer and publisher of interactive entertainment software that employs nearly 100 video game industry experts world-wide.
Along with Headquarters in Worms, Germany, the company has offices in the United Kingdom and the United States. Kalypso Media also enjoys very strong global digital distribution through its Kalypso Media Digital Ltd. subsidiary, and owns three development studios– Realmforge Studios GmbH, Gaming Minds Studios GmbH and Noumena Studios GmbH -- and works with multiple leading independent developers.
Kalypso Media recently released the critically acclaimed best-seller Tropico 3 for Xbox 360 and PC, DarkStar One– Broken Alliance for Xbox 360, Disciples III: Renaissance, Patrician IV: Conquest by Trade and Dungeons for Windows PC. Upcoming titles include The First Templar, Tropico 4 and Jagged Alliance: Back in Action. Further information about Kalypso Media is available at http://www.kalypsomedia.com.
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Head of PR, Kalypso Media USA
ph. 503 342.8067