Tripwire releases Zeno Clash in stores in the USA

Roswell, GA, 22nd February 2010: Tripwire Interactive is pleased to announce the US release of the retail version of Zeno Clash– the game that recently won PC Gamer’s“Indie Game of the Year” title. Tripwire Interactive is making ACE Team’s multi-award-winning punk-fantasy brawler available from this weekend in Best Buy stores across the USA. Zeno Clash already gathered critical and fan acclaim throughout 2009, winning multiple awards, before PC Gamer crowned it“Game of the Year”. The box features:

• The full single-player experience, set in a fantastic punk-fantasy world, allowing the player to experience the“best melee combat ever” (Firing Squad)

• The Survival Mode Challenges– unlockable tower challenges, allowing the player to compare their performance against their friends with an in-game leaderboard

• 22 Steam Achievements to collect

• Free extra content:“The Pit” gives the player three new extensions to the Tower Challenges With all these awards, it is about time you tried Zeno Clash–“the most intense first-person fisticuffs we’ve seen in a game” (PC Gamer). Pick up a copy in a store near you!

For PR: The box cover picture is here: http://www.tripwireinteractive.com/zenoclash/media/images/22-02-10/ZC_BOXart_Cover.jpg

About Tripwire Interactive

Based in Roswell, Georgia, Tripwire Interactive is an entertainment software developer and publisher founded in 2005 by the award winning mod team and winners of the“$1,000,000 Make Something Unreal” competition. Released in early 2006, Tripwire Interactive’s debut retail title Red Orchestra: Ostfront 41-45 has achieved both critical and commercial success garnering several awards including“Multiplayer Game of the Year” and“FPS of the Year” for 2006. With Red Orchestra ranking as one of the most played PC Multiplayer games in the world and 400,000 units sold on PC , Tripwire Interactive have proven that with hard work, determination, and great distribution partners, independent game developers can still make a big splash in the games industry. Killing Floor, Tripwire’s second title, jumped straight to the top of the Steam best-seller list and instantly became one of the top-ten most played FPS games in the world. For more information visit Tripwire Interactive’s website at www.tripwireinteractive.com

About ACE Team:

ACE Team is an entertainment software developer based in Santiago, Chile. The team is composed of several professionals with years of experience working on games for both PC and XBOX 360 Live Arcade. Zeno Clash, the Source powered debut title of the studio, has received critical acclaim for its creativity and uniqueness. The willingness to develop a game that challenged the first person genre conventions has been applauded by the press and the title has received important nominations from the Independent Games Festival and Indiecade, as well as being PC Gamer’s“Indie Game of the Year” for 2009. For more information visit ACE Team’s website at www.aceteam.cl.


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