Los Angeles - (July 30, 2010)-Virtual Play Games, a global Console and PC video game publisher announced today the release of one of the most recognizable classic games in video game history by bringing Intellivision Lives! to the Nintendo DS TM family of hand-held systems.
"Virtual Play Games is very excited to bring Intellivision Lives! to a broader audience at a time when both adults and kids are enjoying casual games even more than ever", said Virginie Grange, Business Development for Virtual Play Games.
"2010 being the 30th anniversary of the Intellivision console, I'm looking forward to seeing how many new fans will discover Intellivision thanks to this DS version. The Nintendo DS is the perfect platform for the classic Intellivision games", said Keith Robinson, Owner of Intellivision Productions.
Intellivision Lives! includes over 60 different games including, Astrosmash, B-17 Bomber, Shark! Shark!, Motocross, Space Cadet, Thin Ice and many more classics, giving players countless hours of enjoyable play. The iconic space ships, robots, sharks, etc. makes it fun for both kids and parents. For the nostalgic players, they will recognize the 12 button key-pad displayed on the screen that made it so easy to play. The game also features games not released at the time of its original launch as well as Head-to-Head local wireless game play.
A preview of the game will be available at the Classic Gaming Expo taking place in Las Vegas on July 31-August 1st, 2010
Intellivision Lives! will be available at retail in September of 2010.
About Virtual Play Games
Virtual Play Games' senior management team hails from major Publishers and Development Studios, combining years of successful publishing and development experience under one roof. The company currently publishes and distributes interactive games for a variety of Console and PC platforms.
Virtual Play works closely with its development partners to achieve the highest possible quality and innovation in gameplay and interactive experience. For more information, please visit www.virtualplaygames.com
About Intellivision Productions, Inc.
Intellivision Productions was formed by members of the "Blue Sky Rangers" original Intellivision development team in order to license and exploit the rights to the games for the Intellivision system - they currently have the rights to the Intellivision systems, and all game copyrights formerly held by Mattel Electronics TM and INTV Corp.
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