Wednesday, August 15th, 2012
Brad Gibson at firstname.lastname@example.org
+1 918 691 3420
Feral Interactive has today announced that LEGO® Batman™ 2: DC Super Heroes will be released for the Mac on Thursday, September 6th. Developed by TT Games and published by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment for consoles, handhelds and PC, LEGO Batman 2: DC Super Heroes takes the much-loved brick-based action of LEGO games to the next level with an intricate open-world structure and sparkling dialogue.
With a specially-written story by TT Games, LEGO Batman 2: DC Super Heroes features a cast of amazing characters from the DC Comics universe including Superman, Wonder Woman, Green Lantern and of course the Dynamic Duo. When Joker and Lex Luthor form a deadly alliance, it's up to Batman, Robin, Superman and the rest of The Justice League to save Gotham City from the Clown Prince and his partner in crime!
Each member of The Justice League has their own super powers and equipment, including Superman's super strength and freeze breath, Wonder Woman's golden lasso and Green Lantern's power ring. The Dynamic Duo's suits give Batman the power to launch rockets, turn invisible and fly, and Robin the ability to walk up walls and perform acrobatics. Players of all ages can become these characters and more, taking on the villains in single-player mode, or with their friends and family in drop in/drop out co-operative play.
LEGO Batman 2: DC Super Heroes open-world structure gives players the freedom to explore Gotham City on foot, in a vehicle, and by using Superman's flight abilities or The Flash's super-speed. This is also the first LEGO game to use voice-acting to allow its dashing heroes and dastardly villains to fully articulate their rivalries.
"LEGO Batman 2: DC Super Heroes is full of wonderful touches," said David Stephen, Managing Director of Feral Interactive. "We were especially delighted to hear John Williams' classic Superman theme play whenever the Man of Steel took flight."
LEGO Batman 2: DC Super Heroes for Mac will retail in North America for US $29.99, £19.99 (inc. VAT) in the UK and € 24.99 (inc. VAT) throughout Europe. When released, it will be available online for direct download from a variety of digital partner sites worldwide including http://www.feralinteractive.com and the Mac App Store.
A mini-site dedicated to the game is available at http://www.feralinteractive.com/en/mac-games/legobatman2/ A trailer for LEGO Batman 2: DC Super Heroes is available now on Feral's YouTube channel ( http://www.youtube.com/user/feralinteractive).
Minimum system requirements call for a 1.4GHz Intel Mac with at least 2.0GB RAM, 128MB or better graphics card, and Mac OS 10.6.8 or later. The following graphics cards are not supported: ATI X1xxx series, NVIDIA 7xxx series and Intel GMA series.
EDITORS: Screenshots, logos and other essential graphics and multimedia tools for LEGO Batman 2: DC Super Heroes for Mac can be found online in the Feral Press Area ( http://press.feralinteractive.com/games/). If you do not have a Press Area login, please contact Brad Gibson, Feral PR Manager, at email@example.com.
About Feral Interactive
Feral Interactive is a leading publisher of games for the Macintosh platform, founded in 1996 and based in London, England. It is responsible for such Macintosh hits as Tomb Raider: Underworld, Deus Ex: Human Revolution - Ultimate Edition, BioShock 2, LEGO Harry Potter: Years 5-7, Tropico 3: Gold Edition, Mafia II: Director’s Cut, Batman: Arkham Asylum, LEGO Star Wars III: The Clone Wars, DiRT 2, Borderlands and Rome: Total War Gold Edition. Please visit our website at http://www.feralinteractive.com, find us on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/feralgames or on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/feralinteractive.
About TT Games
TT Games, wholly owned by Warner Bros. Entertainment Group, is the combined publishing and development group behind the hit games LEGO® Star Wars™, LEGO® Batman™, LEGO® Indiana Jones™, LEGO® Pirates of the Caribbean™ and LEGO® Harry Potter™. Incorporating renowned UK developer Traveller’s Tales, TT Games has a distinctive focus on console, handheld, mobile and PC games of the highest quality, aimed at young gamers and their families. For more information, please visit www.ttgames.com.
About the LEGO Group
The LEGO Group ( www.LEGO.com) is a privately held, family-owned company, based in Billund, Denmark. It was founded in 1932 and today the group is one of the world's leading manufacturers of play materials for children. The company is committed to the development of children's creative and imaginative abilities through its products, which can be purchased in more than 130 countries. Visit www.LEGO.com.
About DC Entertainment
DC Entertainment, home to iconic brands DC Comics (Superman, Batman, Green Lantern, Wonder Woman, The Flash), Vertigo (Sandman, Fables) and MAD, is the creative division charged with strategically integrating its content across Warner Bros. Entertainment and Time Warner. DC Entertainment works in concert with many key Warner Bros. divisions to unleash its stories and characters across all media, including but not limited to film, television, consumer products, home entertainment and interactive games. Publishing thousands of comic books, graphic novels and magazines each year, DC Entertainment is the largest English-language publisher of comics in the world. In January 2012, DC Entertainment, in collaboration with Warner Bros. and Time Warner divisions, launched We Can Be Heroes—a giving campaign featuring the iconic Justice League super heroes—to raise awareness and funds to fight the hunger crisis in the Horn of Africa.
About Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, a division of Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Group, is a premier worldwide publisher, developer, licensor and distributor of entertainment content for the interactive space across all current and future platforms, including console, handheld and PC-based gaming for both internal and third party game titles.
LEGO BATMAN 2: DC SUPER HEROES software © 2012 TT Games Publishing Ltd. Produced by TT Games under license from the LEGO Group. LEGO, the LEGO logo, the Brick and the Knob configurations and the Minifigure are trademarks of the LEGO Group. © 2012 The LEGO Group. All other trademarks and copyrights are the property of their respective owners. All rights reserved.