PixelJunk™ Shooter

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment America Inc. (SCEA)

Developer: Q-Games Ltd.

Platform: PLAYSTATION®3 (PS3™) via PLAYSTATION®Network

Genre: Strategic Action Shooter

Release: Spring 2010

Rating: E 10+

OVERVIEW

Kyoto-based developer Q-Games is pleased to introduce the next title in the PixelJunk™ series, PixelJunk™ Shooter. In PixelJunk Shooter, players take control of a subterranean vehicle to explore diverse underground caverns teeming with mysterious, deadly creatures.

At the heart of PixelJunk Shooter is a complex and dynamic fluid simulation system, which fills the game world with flowing liquids and hazardous gases, and provides the game its distinctive style. Blast holes in walls, melt solid ice, ignite gas filled caves, or use your ship itself to drill past scorching hot magma– the fluids react in real-time to the player’s actions and to other liquids, creating unique and exciting situations with every play.

The goal of the game is to keep cool (the player’s ship is susceptible to overheating) whilst finding and rescuing the many helpless survivors stranded underground. Players will need to master the deformable terrain, the flowing liquids and the fierce life forms. as they proceed deeper into ever more challenging environments.

KEY FEATURES

    <*> Distinctive Visuals and Music– Features several unique stages with stylishly designed graphics and original music from High Frequency Bandwidth. <*> Fluid Dynamics and Effects– The dynamic rendition of water, magma and other substances is the visual centerpiece in PixelJunk Shooter. <*> Stages as Puzzles - Players attempt to change the terrain and environment around them to progress. It often takes strategy, planning and old-fashioned trial and error to succeed. <*> Co-Op Gameplay– Co-op multiplayer capabilities. <*> Online Rankings and YouTube Uploading– Share your scores and game footage with the world <*> Rumble Support– Feel the effects when the craft bumps into the cavern’s wall. <*> Remote Play– Supports Remote Play for PSP® system. <*> Trophy Support– PixelJunk Shooter will fully support PlayStation Trophies
For more information, please contact:

Claudine Ricanor

858/824-4892

claudine_ricanor@playstation.sony.com

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