TALES FROM SPACE: ABOUT A BLOB OUT NOW FOR NORTH AMERICAN PLAYSTATION®PLUS USERS, EU DATE CONFIRMED

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

TORONTO, Ontario (February 1st, 2011)– Co-op PlayStation®Network platformer Tales from Space: About a Blob is now available to North American PlayStation®Plus members! Developer DrinkBox Studios has also confirmed that the European release of the game will occur on February 9th - the same week the title will be made generally available to North American PlayStation®Store users.

DrinkBox CEO Ryan MacLean had this to say about the company’s release plans:“We’re very excited that the game is finally coming out! The release is definitely a big milestone for our studio. After two-plus years of development we’re ready to sit back and watch OTHER people have fun with the game!”

Tales from Space: About a Blob is a side-scrolling action-platformer about alien Blobs that land on an Earth-like planet and begin eating everything around them. The game features local co-op play, puzzles, special Blob powers and a healthy dose of humour. For more information, visit the official game blog at www.aboutablob.com.

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About DrinkBox Studios:

DrinkBox Studios is an independent Toronto-based video game development studio founded in 2008 by a small group of experienced game developers. DrinkBox develops console games and provides programming, art and design consulting services to game publishers and other development studios. The company strives for a high level of quality and innovation in everything it produces.

DrinkBox Studios Contact:

Ryan MacLean, CEO

DrinkBox Studios Inc.

ryanm@drinkboxstudios.com

416-364-9089

www.drinkboxstudios.com 


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