CHICAGO - May 12, 2009
Attention puzzle fans: prepare to be playfully perplexed as YUKE’S Company of America today launches the official website and gameplay trailer for NEVES Plus, the upcoming addition to Nintendo’s WiiWare™ game service.
Developed by Akinai Games, NEVES Plus features more than 500 mind-bending tangram challenges. The original single-player NEVES experience has been enhanced and expanded, exploding with new silhouettes, a variety of single and multiplayer modes and an engaging Egyptian theme. Gameplay in NEVES Plus is deceptively simple– using just 7“Lucky” stones, or puzzle pieces, which players must move, flip and rotate to fill on-screen silhouettes.
The new NEVES Plus video trailer provides a sneak peak at the addictively entertaining challenges ahead, including Wii gameplay mechanics and multiplayer modes in NEVES Plus. You can now find full game details and the official NEVES Plus trailer on the Web at www.NEVESPlus.com.
NEVES Plus will be available in soon, downloadable through Nintendo’s WiiWare™ game service. Rated“E” for“Everyone” by the ESRB, NEVES Plus is appropriate and fun for gamers of all ages.
About YUKE'S Company of America
A wholly-owned subsidiary of YUKE'S Company Limited, YUKE'S Company of America is a leading video game publisher headquartered in Roselle, Illinois. The company is a fully licensed publisher and developer for Sony Computer Entertainment of America, Nintendo of America Inc., and Microsoft, with past releases including Neverland Card Battles for the Sony PlayStation® Portable, Double D Dodgeball on Xbox LIVE® Arcade for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, NEVES for the Nintendo DS™, and D1 GRAND PRIX for the PlayStation®2 computer entertainment system. For more information on YUKE'S Company of America, please visit: http://www.yukes.us
About Akinai Games
A division of YUKE’S Company of America, Akinai Games is a Chicago-based video game publisher for all the major digital distribution platforms, including Nintendo’s WiiWare service, Xbox LIVE, and the PlayStation Network (PSN). Formed in January 2009 with a focus towards embracing and advancing the digital age of entertainment, Akinai Games’ mission is to create fun and innovative digitally downloadable games for various video game consoles, mobile phones, and other online platforms. The company’s first title Evasive Space is now available for download on Nintendo’s WiiWare service. To learn more about Akinai Games, please visit www.akinaigames.com.
Joe Ziemer , TriplePoint