The Sky’s the Limit as Aerial Racer SkyDrift Receives Official Launch Date!

Budapest, Hungary –August 30, 2011– Digital Reality announced today that its upcoming aerial racing game, SkyDrift , will be soaring into the PlayStation®Network and  Xbox LIVE®Arcade on September 7th. SkyDrift is a fast paced, arcade-heavy game that gives players the ultimate racing experience with smooth, light, and quick flight style. With eight modern, state-of-the art planes turned killing machines and over 30 unique racing skins, players will overtake their opponents or shoot down the enemy. Become the last standing maverick of the sky with SkyDrift !

“SkyDrift is more than your typical arcade style racing game,” says Péter Nyester, SkyDrift Producer, Digital Reality. “Our team worked hard to deliver realistic, cutting edge graphics that are visually stunning, which really transform the overall feel of the gameplay. Skydrift combines all the best elements of arcade-heavy games with stimulating graphics and smooth game play - creating the ultimate racing experience.”

Dominate against the deadliest opponents in the most spectacular exotic locations from all around the world. Choosing from 33 racing events on several reversible, living tracks, players will compete against opponents in single player or multiplayer challenges with up to eight players- the possibilities are limited only by your own imagination! Become the master of the sky with challenging achievements, collectable rewards, and tons of tactical power-ups that range from offensive and defensive in nature and can be stacked with other power-ups. The goal is simple: if you can't overtake them, shoot them down!

Rated “E 10+” for Mild Violence by the Entertainment Software Review Board, SkyDrift will be available on September 7th on PlayStation Network for $14.99 or on Xbox LIVE Arcade for 1200 Microsoft Points. For more information about SkyDrift , please visit the official website at http://skydriftgame.com and YouTube page and then follow us on Facebook and Twitter.

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About Digital Reality

Digital Reality is a game service company that combines original gameplay and creative freedom from studios by maintaining a long-term online relationship with its customers. With a secure base of private funding, Digital Reality publishes games across all platforms, from downloadable console titles to browser-based and mobile games. Originally founded under the name Amnesty Design in 1991, Digital Reality has 20 years of experience in game development. The company’s first game, Reunion, was released on Amiga and PC in 1991, and in 1994 the company began work on the Imperium Galactica series. Other popular published games from Digital Reality include Haegemonia: Legions of Iron, Platoon, and Desert Rats vs. Afrika Korps. For more information, visit www.digitalreality.eu  


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