TORONTO, Ontario - February 14, 2012 - Independent developer DrinkBox Studios confirmed today that its PlayStation®Vita handheld entertainment system title Tales from Space: Mutant Blobs Attack is through final testing and on target to make launch. The gameis officially set to be released on the North American PlayStation®Store on February 21, 2012 and in supported PAL territories on February 22. DrinkBox also revealed that the game will be specially priced at just $7.99 in North America.
"We're thrilled to have Mutant Blobs Attack as one of the first PlayStation®Vita downloadable titles, and for us to have hit our day-one launch goal," said Ryan MacLean, CEO of DrinkBox Studios. "Everyone at DrinkBox Studios is super happy with the end product and we decided to sell it for only $7.99. It's a crazy low price point. Insanely low. I'm insane. HUUAGGGGH Backflip!"
In celebration of the release of Mutant Blobs, DrinkBox Studios also revealed that they have created a new premium bundle for the game's PlayStation®3 system predecessor, Tales from Space: About a Blob:
"We're also going to start selling the original About a Blob for $7.99 and a new bundle pack with About a Blob and bunch of DLC for $9.99. I'm crazy for setting these prices, but you'd be crazier for not taking advantage of them. Don't be like me."
The recently released launch trailer for Tales from Space: Mutant Blobs Attack can be viewed at Mutant Blobs Attack Launch Trailer.
For more information, visit the official Mutant Blobs Attack blog at mutantblobsattack.com, follow the game on Twitter @MutantBlob, and like DrinkBox Studios on Facebook.
About Tales from Space: Mutant Blobs Attack
Tales from Space: Mutant Blobs Attack is a side-scrolling puzzle platformer about an ornery mutant blob that, after being held captive in a lab that can only be described as something out of a retro sci-fi movie from the early '50's, escapes into the world and sets out to eat its way to freedom. Mutant Blobs Attack will contain a wide range of exciting features and gameplay modes designed specifically for the PlayStation®Vita handheld entertainment system.
About DrinkBox Studios, Inc.
DrinkBox Studios is an independent Toronto-based video game developer. The company was founded in April of 2008 by a group of game industry veterans. The studio's first full game - Tales from Space: About a Blob - was released on the PlayStation®Network in February, 2011.
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