Milton Keynes, UK— 20th May 2011—Global videogame publisher 505 Games and developer Kung Fu Factory announced today that Supremacy MMA™ will bully its way onto store shelves everywhere on 23rd September 2011 for Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft and the PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system. Supremacy MMA’s one-of-kind blend of arcade gameplay and MMA fighting styles is currently scheduled to be the only new fighting game on shelves this holiday season.
“ Supremacy MMA is an extremely important new IP for 505 Games and represents another level of depth to our growing roster of games,” said Ian Howe, President, 505 Games North America.“With that in mind, we believe the tremendous value of the title combined with the overwhelmingly positive response we’ve had from consumers and writers during early gameplaysneak peeks, tells us this title deserves to launch in the thick of the autumn buying season.”
“There’s a huge opening in the market with no retail fighting games, and specifically no MMA games, hitting this fall so we’re ready to deliver a title that exceeds the expectations of MMA and arcade fighter fans alike,”said Ricci Rukavina, creative director, Kung Fu Factory.
With the launch fast approaching 505 games and Kung Fu Factory today announce that players who pre-order Supremacy MMA™ from one of four chosen UK retailers will receive exclusive content for DLC.
Available from HMV: STRIP CLUB, The Glass Slipper
Making a name for yourself in the MMA underground doesn’t always mean cagefights in warehouses and back alley bars, look no further than the Glass Slipper, the hottest venue in Supremacy MMA. Available only with your pre-order at HMV, get down and dirty and put a show on for the ladies in the raciest locale an MMA game has ever seen. No gentlemen allowed!
Available from Play.com: SLAUGHTER HOUSE
And you thought the cage was bloody! Welcome to the Slaughterhouse, the ultimate MMA meat grinder. Are you fighter enough to step into this abattoir of pain to have your mettle tested against the finest up and coming fighters? You’d better be, lest you become meat for the machine!
Available from GAME: SHANE DEL ROSARIO
Shane del Rosario is and undefeated Muay Thai MMA Fighter. He holds the distinction of being the first American to become the WBC Heavyweight Muay Thai Champion and has earned stoppage victories in all 10 of his professional MMA fights, including 8 via KO, and 9 in the first round .
Available from Amazon.co.uk: BAO QUACH
Bao Quach is an up and coming Vietnamese-American featherweight professional mixed martial artist who has fought the Bellator, Affliction, EliteXC, Strikeforce, World Extreme Cagefighting, King of the Cage, ICON Sport and Shooto promotions.
Supremacy MMA is slated for release 23rd September 2011 on Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft and the PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system.
About 505 Games
505 Games is a global publisher of video games, publishing games for all ages across multiple platforms including, Microsoft Xbox 360®, Sony PlayStation® 3, Nintendo Wii™ and DS, PC download, Facebook, iPhone®, Xbox LIVE®, and PlayStation®Network.
505 Games has offices in key territories around the world to publish and distribute its library of successful titles which include ArmA II, IL2 Sturmovik: Birds of Prey, the Cooking Mama World series, Naughty Bear, Backbreaker and Zumba Fitness.
505 Games is headquartered in Milton Keynes– UK, with international offices in Lyon (France), Munich (Germany), Milan (Italy), Madrid (Spain) and Los Angeles (U.S.A). A further network of key distribution partners based in Nordic territories and Australia enable global distribution of 505’s titles.
To see the latest releases, news and more about 505 Games go to: www.505games.co.uk
About Kung Fu Factory
An independent videogame developer driven to bring its seasoned perspective of combat and violence to the interactive entertainment world, the Kung Fu Factory team consists of leading game and technology experts best known for their collective work on titles like the original UFC (Dreamcast), The Warriors, Mortal Kombat: Armageddon, Scarface, True Crime and most recently UFC Undisputed 2009. Founded by industry veterans and childhood friends Daryl Pitts and Ricci Rukavina, KFF’s primaries have worked in the industry for nearly two decades.
For more information on Kung Fu Factory, please visit www.kungfufactory.com
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