The Next BIG Thing Gets a Release Date and New Screens

PARIS, France - November 18, 2010

The Next BIG Thing, the new animated adventure game from Pendulo Studios, will be available on March 25th, 2011. Look forward to a fantastic mystery story packed with humor, wacky characters and challenging puzzles.

Check out the 3 new images featuring Dan and Liz, the two heroes of The Next BIG Thing during their investigation through this wild adventure!

About The Next BIG Thing:

After putting the adventure game genre back in the spotlight with the Runaway trilogy, which has captivated more than a million players during the last decade, Pendulo Studios is back with an original adventure game. The Next BIG Thing puts a fun, classy twist on the movie genre with a lighthearted adventure packed with references to popular movies and TV shows.

The story introduces the charismatic duo Dan Murray and Liz Allaire, who get wrapped up in a crazy adventure full of twists and packed with hilarious encounters. With their new title, Pendulo Studios stay faithful to their unique graphic style, putting the game on par with animated feature films. The Next BIG Thing maintains Runaway’s beloved ingredients: an intricate story, charismatic characters, wacky mysteries and puzzles, and a sophisticated tone geared for adult players.

The Next BIG Thing will be available on PC on March 25th, 2011.

About Focus Home Interactive

Founded in 1996, Focus Home Interactive is an independent French publisher based near Paris, France. Known for the quality, diversity and originality of its catalogue, Focus has published and distributed original titles that have become benchmark titles worldwide -- such as Blood Bowl, Sherlock Holmes, TrackMania, Runaway and sports games like Cycling Manager and Virtual Skipper. For additional information about the company and its video games, please visit the official website :

www.focus-home.com

Rich Jones, TriplePoint for Focus Home Interactive

212-730-9744

rjones@triplepointpr.com

 


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