November 19, 2010
Bulkypix, Press Start Studio and Sanuk Games are happy to announce that the frantic shooter TWIN BLADES will be released soon on Sony’s Minis platform for PSP and PS3.
Help Sister Angelika defeat evil with some heavy zombie-killing action! Venture across multiple locations to purge the town of all its living-dead inhabitants. Refill your energy by slicing zombies with your mighty scythe, then unleash the destructive powers of your artillery!
Set in a medieval fantasy world where walking corpses, limbs torn apart and splatters of blood are all drawn in a superb manga style, TWIN BLADES has all it takes to please hardcore gamers seeking strong visual experiences. Its eclectic inspirations ranging from Japanese anime subculture to Italian adult movies are the hallmark of men of good taste.
“We’re very excited to bring TWIN BLADES to Playstation Minis” says Philippe Rapin, co-founder of Press Start Studio,“Sanuk Games has a proven track record of delivering quality ports and the Playstation ergonomics makes it a platform of choice for such an action-packed game.”
TWIN BLADES’ immersive storyline will take you through 10 breathtaking locations by day and night, where you will fight scores of zombies and epic bosses. With 6 weapons ranging from machine gun to explosive nukes, and 11 skills to buy and upgrade, you will purify the city of Jalombe from the seeds of corruption.
Previously released on various smartphones and on Xbox Live, TWIN BLADES was praised for setting a new visual quality standard for independent games. Levi Buchanan of ign.com called it a“fun zombie roaster with gorgeous artwork”, noting that“raking a scythe across a zombie boss is always good entertainment, really.”
The release date and price of TWIN BLADES on Playstation Minis will be announced shortly.
About Bulkypix– www.bulkypix.xom
TWIN BLADES is published on iPhone by BulkyPix, an award-winning publisher and developer of games and applications for Smartphones (iPhone, Android, Samsung...) and handhelds, such as the iPad. The company was set up by former employees of Vivendi Games Mobile in 2008.
BulkyPix’s ambition is to create and publish innovative games, such as MyBrute, Babel Rising, Twin Blades, Hysteria Project, Pix’n Love Rush, Saving Private Sheep…
The company has focused its development on cutting-edge technologies in a bid to move away from proprietary environments and embrace the most widespread platforms in the market.
With its BtoB brand BulkyApps, the studio also develops and releases applications for business professionals and cultural institutions looking to use handheld devices as a new medium for expressing themselves and promoting their products and services.
Press contact: Thomas Nicolet– email@example.com
About Press Start Studio– www.press-start-studio.com
Founded in 2009 by 5 experienced professionals, Press Start Studio is an independent game developer committed to delivering fun game experiences with a pinch of je-ne-sais-quoi to players all around the world.
Our first game, TWIN BLADES, is available on iPhone, iPad, Bada, Xbox 360 and Windows Phone 7.
Press contact: Philippe Rapin– firstname.lastname@example.org
About Sanuk Games– www.sanukgames.com
TWIN BLADES is brought to Playstation Minis by Sanuk Games, a leading casual game studio. Sanuk Games has released over 40 titles released on various consoles, both as a contractor and as a publisher. Among Sanuk Games’ Playstation Minis releases are Spot The Differences, Hysteria Project, Actual Crimes: Jack The Ripper and Pix’n Love Rush.
Press contact: Yan Marchal– email@example.com