Mercury Hg Now Available for Xbox LIVE Arcade and PlayStation ® Network


London — October 19, 2011 – Prepare to navigate through all new tumultuous trenches and moving platforms as Mercury Hg , the latest mind-bending adventure in the Mercury franchise, is now available on PlayStation ® Network and Xbox LIVE® Arcade for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft.  To mark the occasion, UTV Ignition Games today released a brand new gameplay video and announced two upcoming DLC packs for the brain-busting title.

Featuring modernised graphics, Mercury Hg’s arrival brings fans 60 new levels and customisable music features, delivering an enhanced gaming experience for fans and newcomers to the Mercury franchise.

Gamers can also look forward to new downloadable content for Mercury Hg , which will provide 60 all-new puzzling, science-themed levels!

Heavy Elements (30 new levels)

-  Available for  PSN in the  UK, EU and Australia on October 19, priced at  £1.59/1.99€/3.45 AUD

- Available for XBLA  in the  UK, EU and Australia on October 19, priced at  240 Microsoft Points

Rare Earth Elements (30 new levels)

- Available for PSN in the UK, EU and Australia on November 30, priced at £1.59/1.99€/3.45 AUD

- Available for  XBLA in the UK, EU and Australia on November 30, priced at  240 Microsoft  points

In-game features for Mercury Hg include:

  • 60 all new levels, with an additional 60 levels obtained through two new DLC packs.
  • Devious new tile types: conveyors, doors, and moving platforms.
  • Level sections offering ultra-slippery or ultra-sticky, spinners and switches, and teleporters and magnets add to the unique arcade puzzle action for which Mercury is famous.
  • New level objects, such as Smartfloor, which only forms as you move towards it.
  • Three bonus challenges per level that gauge your abilities: The amount of mercury to finish, the time to complete, AND the number of bonuses collected all come into play.
  • Sixaxis™ controller support (accelerometer only).
  • Animated reactive backgrounds and floors responding to music—perfect for custom soundtracks
  • New “Re-merge” button help feature reforms the blob with a magnet, but beware: there will be penalties for its use!
  • Online leaderboard support. Replay sharing between friends and downloadable replays from the leaderboards, including ghosts of your friend’s best times.

Mercury Hg is Pegi Rated 3 and is now available priced at  UK - £3.99 / EU - 4.99€ / Australia -  8.45  AUD on the PlayStation® Network and 400 Microsoft Points on XBLA.  

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