Lace Mamba Global to publish Casebook Trilogy: Special Edition

For Immediate Release

6th August 2010

Lace Mamba Global acquire“Casebook: Trilogy: Special Edition”

Brighton, UK - Brighton based publishers Lace Mamba Global today announce that they have reached an agreement with New Zealand based developer Areo for the release of“Casebook: Trilogy” Special Edition.

The agreement will see Lace Mamba Global release“Casebook” worldwide (ex Russia, Italy) in digital format as well as retail.


You are a forensic investigator. Together with your partner, Det. James Burton, you must unravel three challenging cases involving Kidnapping, suicide and murder...

    <*>Experience three separate cases with an overarching storyline <*>Explore 10 photo-realistic crime scenes. <*>Collect more than 250 pieces of evidence <*>Master 20 forensic mini-games <*>Watch the story unfold in over 2 hours of videos <*>Avoid getting stuck, thanks to the built-in hints system

Episode I - Kidnapped

The Birchermann kids have it rough. Their mother's dead, their Step-Mother is a pill-popping soap star and their father's struggling with his demons - and now they've been kidnapped. You and Detective Burton are first on the scene, but untangling this one's going to be interesting.

Episode II - The Watcher

It looks like an open and shut case - a lonely young man in a bad part of town calls it quits. His body is found beneath the window that he jumped out. Just another rough day at the Skylark Apartments... right?

Episode III - Snake in the Grass

Detective Burton is outside the law, following a trail of unsolved crimes to a small town called Garden. As Burton grows more obsessed, it’s up to you to sort truth from fiction, because an old snake’s been whispering in folks’ ears again…

Casebook Trilogy: Special Edition will be available October 2010 with a RRP of£14.99/€19.99

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About Lace Mamba Global

Founded in the United Kingdom in 2008, Lace Mamba Global is a privately-held, global independent marketer and publisher of interactive entertainment software, primarily on Windows PC, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3. Working with developers worldwide, Lace Mamba Global has released and marketed over 20 products successfully on PC and is due to release their first next generation project in October 2010. With a solid distribution network throughout the world, Lace Mamba Global has become one of the leading publishers of adventure products with releases such as Gray Matter, Black Mirror 2, Machinarium and Ghost Pirates of Vooju Island. Having already taken steps into the digital market Lace Mamba Global aims to establish strong inroads into this area of the market in the forthcoming months. Lace Mamba Global is the ideal partner for independent developers that want their product delivered to a worldwide audience both in retail and digital form.

About Areo (Areograph NZ Ltd)

Founded in Dunedin, New Zealand in 2007, Areo is a privately-held, independent developer of 3D photography-based rendering technologies, and developer of the episodic adventure game series Casebook. Areo is passionate about building innovative tools for capturing real-world elements and combining them with story-driven computer games whichincrease the player’s immersion and emotional involvement in the game world. Casebook Episode I: Kidnapped was originally released in October 2008 and was‘Independent Adventure Game of 2008’, while also picking up the 2009 WSA World Summit Award in‘E-Content&Creativity’.

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