Pucca’s Race for Kisses smooches onto Nintendo Wii™and WiiWare™; launch contest starting today

Lesquin, France, February 8 th, 2011 - Bigben Interactive, a leading European distributor and publisher, and Vooz are spreading some Valentine’s love early with the news that Pucca’s Race for Kisses will be available on February 14th for Nintendo Wii™ via retailers. Pucca’s Kisses Game , an edited version of the game, is available for download from WiiWare™ since February 4 th, 2011.

To celebrate Pucca’s arrival for the first time in Europe on both Nintendo Wii™ and WiiWare™, from today fans, gamers and lovers (1) are invited to enter the contest to win a free copy of the game on Nintendo Wii!

Click here for more details and to enter: http://www.bigben-interactive.co.uk.

Check out the official game trailer here.

How far will you go to get what you really want?

You’ll find out soon enough in Pucca’s Race for Kisses as you step into the super-fast shoes of Pucca on her relentless mission to win Garu’s affections. Freeze time using the Wii Remote™, then restart the action to leap obstacles and defeat enemies in your path, while picking up items, weapons or tools to help you on your way. If you succeed in grabbing Garu, each episode will end with a wild kissing scene to remember! Even though the language of love is universal, the game will be available at launch in English, Spanish, German, Italian, French, Dutch, Portuguese, Danish, Finnish, Norwegian and Swedish.

Enter the competition!

Enter the contest today for a chance to win a free copy of the game. Just answer Pucca’s questions! Contest starts February 8 th, 2011 and ends March 31 st, 2011(midday Paris GMT).

For prize details and how to enter, go to the official Bigben Interactive website at http://www.bigben-interactive.co.uk.

View on the contest’s page the competition rules.

The perfect gift for Valentine sweethearts, Pucca’s Race for Kisses for Nintendo Wii™ will be available at retailers at the suggested retail price€29,99 on February 14 th 2011.

Pucca’s Kisses Game is available for download via the european WiiWare™ for 1000 Nintendo Points™ since February 4 th, 2011.

Take a kiss-catch bet with your true love and… run!

Challenge your sweetheart or friends in the Multiplayer Mode. The rules are simple: choose between Pucca or Garu, then set the challenge: who’s running and who’s catching? Both characters set off at a dash, but who’s go the moves to avoid obstacles and danger, Pucca or Garu? You have to play to find out!

Mini games and more

For even more fun, each level ends with a bunch of brain-teasing mini-games, such as escaping from a crazy maze, putting the puzzle pieces back together correctly, finding craftily hidden objects and loads more. For determined players there’s no end to the challenges and rewards: try to beat your own records in the‘Score Attack’ mode and replay the episodes of your choice endlessly.

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For European media inquiries or if you want to review the game, ask for a media code, please contact the videogames marketing agency Cosmocover at louis@cosmocover.com"> pierre-louis@cosmocover.com, +33 (0) 320 240 119

About Bigben Interactive

With a European leadership in the Accessories for videogames consoles, Bigben Interactive is a valuable partner for every distributor. We have a wide range of products such as protections, bags, charge stands, packs, adaptor, cables, pads, etc. Thanks to our R&D Office in Honk Kong, we keep innovation and creativity as priorities such as quality, prices, reactivity and adaptability. For Christmas 2009, like every year, we will introduce new accessories and bundles (game+accessories) which will represent a best-seller offer, among which, the attractive Cocoto’s range, the Cyberbike, My Body Coach and Hunting

About Pucca

Designed by VOOZ, Pucca made her first steps in Europe at the beginning of the 2000’s. She appeared first on the Internet in different Flash cartoons and became very famous with many licensed products such as T-Shirts, bags, notebooks, accessories, dishes, etc. Her fame increased when the first cartoons were broadcasted on TV, short animated funny ones on channels such as France 3 (France), RAI (Italy), VTM (Belgium), Antena 3 (Spain), etc.

Nowadays, Pucca has even her theme park in South Korea: Wa!

PUCCA’S RACE FOR KISSES and PUCCA’S KISSES GAMES are Bigben Interactive’s games, www.bigben.eu

PUCCA is a character and a trademark owned by VOOZ. All rights reserved.

  


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