Los Angeles, CA – February 7, 2013 – Ratloop Asia, an independent publisher and developer of high quality, innovative games, today announced that its cinematic platform adventure game, Rocketbirds: Hardboiled Chicken , will arrive on the PlayStation® Vita next week. The game has already seen success in Asia; despite being a purchase exclusive to PlayStation Plus members, it remained in the top three downloads since launch. Now players in the USA and Europe will be able to experience the high flying action as well. With a variety of unique new features including new chapters, puzzles, and plenty of fowl humor, Rocketbirds is ready to flock! To download the latest PS Vita trailers and media visit http://www.rocketbirds.com/psvita/
The original “Coq of War” sets out on a mission to assassinate the tyrannical penguin leader therefore taking down the evil regime that has taken over Albatropolis. This over the top adventure is non-stop action as players are challenged with unlocking secrets, destroying enemies and much more.
The current PS3 version has been amped up for the PS Vita and notable differences with the PlayStation 3 game include tilting screens, both Adhoc and Online Co-op and two difficulty settings. The Vita version has a new end boss as well as improved graphics – several chapters have been modified to improve both graphics and flow.
Players who have already launched into Rocketbirds on the PlayStation 3 will be rewarded with two additional co-op characters, Sniper Budgie and Agent H – the bird behind the sci-fi rock band New World Revolution. And to thank the fans who bought the PlayStation 3 game, Ratloop Asia will give them a discount when they buy the Vita game.
PlayStation Plus users should be on the watch for special offers including Rocketbirds during the month of February.
Rocketbirds: Hardboiled Chicken is rated “M” for Mature by the ESRB and will be available on PlayStation Network in North America on February 12, 2013.
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For more information about the game, please visit: http://www.rocketbirds.com/psvita/
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About Ratloop Asia
Rocketbirds builds upon the highly-successful browser-based game Rocketbirds: Revolution! that received three Independent Games Festival (IGF) finalist nominations in 2010 for Excellence in Audio, Excellence in Visual Art and the Seumas McNally Grand Prize. Rocketbirds: Hardboiled Chicken is available for PlayStation 3 on PlayStation®Network since October 2011.