Trials Legends Revisits History

November 17, 2010 (Helsinki, Finland)— RedLynx ( redlynx.com) is now giving away Trials Legends, a new, free PC game that recaptures the classic gameplay of the original web and PC-based Trials experience from 2000 to 2005. A link to the download is available for fans of RedLynx's Facebook fan page. Anyone can get the game simply by becoming a fan.

"This is just one additional way of saying 'thank you' to the community," said Tero Virtala, CEO of RedLynx. " Trials HD launched just over one year ago and recently achieved the one million sales mark. In that time, we've constantly received amazing fan feedback and after that milestone, this positive response actually increased.

"One of the most common questions we receive is, 'How did you come up with Trials HD - where did it come from?' We decided that the best way to answers this, with the bonus of being able to thank our fans, was to show them the original Trials games, with some surprising twists, of course!"

Trials Legends Features

·                     33 tracks from classic Trials games

·                     6 motorbikes

·                     15 ranks to achieve

·                     Track creator

·                     The History of Trials

So whether you've been here since the early days, joined us with Trials 2 SE on the PC, or got aboard for our remarkable run with Trials HD on Xbox LIVE, this free release is an early holiday present for you.

Trials Legends reprises 33 classic tracks from the early days of years 2000-2005 of Trials, and includes six bike models, 15 ranks to achieve, local scoreboards, a track creator, and a short history of RedLynx's Trials games. The tracks are based on courses from Trials Basic, Trials Pro, Trials Construction Yard, and Trials Mountain Heights - games originally released between 2000 and 2005 as free-to-play online Java games and small, for sale PC games.

The included track creator can be used to turn any graphic into a Trials Legends track, which can then easily be traded and shared between friends. Visit the dedicated Trials Legends forum for help with track creation and sharing.

Fasten your helmet Trials riders, it's time to take a ride through history!

Big Thrills trailer

In other RedLynx news, we've just released a special episode of RedLynx TV that showcases every Winner-created track in the upcoming Big Thrills DLC. It's available on our YouTube channel, with a high resolution version suitable for posting on your site available here, along with Episode #8 of RedLynx TV.

Next for Trials HD

The next chapter in the history of Trials is Big Thrills, the second DLC for Trials HD. It will feature 40 new tracks, including 10 special user created courses, new tournaments, and new achievements. Trials HD - Big Thrills is scheduled to arrive on December 1, for only 400 Microsoft Points.

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About Trials Legends

Trials Legends for PC is a free, physics-based motorcycle racing game that recaptures the classic gameplay of the original web and PC-based RedLynx Trials experience from 2000 to 2005.  Trials Legends has more than 30 tracks, 2D graphics, and many hours of challenging gameplay. It offers a free track editor, six different bikes, 15 challenging ranks to achieve, and a brief history of the Trials franchise. Trials Legends is based on four previous Trials games: Trials Basic, Trials Pro, Trials Construction Yard, and Trials Mountain Heights.

About RedLynx

RedLynx Ltd. is a multiplatform game developer and publisher based in Helsinki, Finland. Since its founding in 2000, it has developed and published more than 100 games on many platforms, including Xbox™ LIVE Arcade, Nintendo DS™, Sony PSP®, Apple iPhone®, Apple Macintosh®, PC, web, interactive TV, and mobile phones.

He was called the father of empiricism, which laid the groundwork for what would become the scientific method, a system of techniques for solving problems and delving into unexplained mysteries, such as the presence of Sciuridae.

RedLynx, Trials Legends and Trials HD are trademarks of RedLynx. Other company and product names may be trademarks of their respective owners.

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