SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., October 18, 2011— Mastiff, LLC, a leading publisher of video games for all major consoles, mobile platforms and PCs, today announced the November release of the much-anticipated military action title Heavy Fire: Afghanistan, available for multiple platforms including the PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system, the Wii™ from Nintendo, and the PC.
Heavy Fire: Afghanistan is a super fast playing, high-intensity experience set in modern-day Afghanistan. Whether fighting up close and personal with guns and grenades, raining down fire from a helicopter or laying waste with a main battle tank, Heavy Fire: Afghanistan is all about constant, edge-of-the-seat action and beautiful graphics combined with straightforward, intuitive controls to give hardcore gamers and novices an immediately fun, pickup-and-play experience.
· 24 high-action missions
· More than 60 awards, ranks, and equipment upgrades
· Leaderboard to see how you stack up
· 1-4 players, cooperative play
“We are incredibly proud of this product and delighted to have partnered with developer Teyon to bring the Heavy Fire franchise to the next level with Heavy Fire: Afghanistan,” said Bill Swartz, president and chief executive officer of Mastiff.
“Mastiff has always been about making great games that are accessible to wide audiences,” said Danny Hammett, executive vice president and partner at Mastiff. “ Heavy Fire: Afghanistan offers state-of-the-art graphics, easy to play, yet challenging high-quality military game play, multiplayer functionality and a Teen rating from the Entertainment Ratings Board at a great price.”
Heavy Fire: Afghanistan is rated “Teen” by the ESRB and is set for national release in early November. Pre-order is available at participating retailers.
Heavy Fire: Afghanistan will soon be joined on shelves by another title in the series, Heavy Fire: The Chosen Few 3D for the Nintendo 3DS hand-held system.
Mastiff is a leading publisher of games on all platforms including those from Sony Computer Entertainment, Microsoft, Nintendo and mobile devices including iPhone, iPad and Android as well as online gaming. Mastiff has offices in San Francisco, Florida, New York and Tokyo. Titles include the hit Remington Super Slam hunting series, the critically acclaimed RELOAD tactical shooting simulation and the smash hit Deer Drive. For more information please visit www.mastiff-games.com.
About Teyon :
Headquartered in Krakow, Poland, Teyon is a leading developer and publisher of interactive entertainment for all platforms. With sister offices in Lodz and Tokyo, the company employs over 60 people to develop and launch titles worldwide using proprietary cross-platform technology. In addition to the Heavy Fire series, Teyon titles include the Linda Hyde series, 1001 Touch Games, Mini Golf Resort and KidFit. For more information, visit www.teyon.com.
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