MEDIA ADVISORY: SEGA® Announces Genesis Classic Gunstar Heroes Now Available on App Store

SAN FRANCISCO and LONDON - November 22, 2010

SEGA® Europe Ltd. and SEGA® of America, Inc. today announced the launch of classic run-and-gun Genesis title Gunstar Heroes for iPhone® and iPod touch®. The game is immediately available for download on the App Store.

Gunstar Heroes follows the story of Gunstar twins Red and Blue as they battle Colonel Red and the Emperor, two evildoers bent on bringing the robot Golden Silver back to life to destroy the world. Packed with tons of enemies, huge boss fights and multiplayer capability via Bluetooth, Gunstar Heroes delivers the same tough-as-nails action gamers enjoyed in the original 16-bit title.

Gunstar Heroes is available for $2.99/2.39€/1.79£/AU$3.99 from the App Store for iPhone and iPod touch or at www.itunes.com/appstore.

For more titles from the SEGA Genesis Series for iPhone and iPod touch visit www.itunes.com/appstore.

Screenshots for Gunstar Heroes can be downloaded from the SEGA press site.

Ryan Morgan, TriplePoint for SEGA

415-955-8500

ryan@triplepointpr.com

 


Games PressGames Press is the leading online resource for games journalists. Used daily by magazines, newspapers, TV, radio, online media and retailers worldwide, it offers a vast, constantly updated archive of press releases and assets, and is the simplest and most cost-effective way for PR professionals to reach the widest possible audience. Registration for the site and the Games Press email digest is available, to the trade only, at www.gamespress.com.