New York, NY January 11, 2011– Viva Media announced its acquisition of Black Mirror 2 and Black Mirror 3 for retail release in North American today. Viva Media CEO Carlo Voelker commented,“The Black Mirror franchise is a worthy addition to the horror-adventure genre of gaming. Players will be treated to gaming worlds of lush 3D graphics and disturbing plots that thicken and do not disappoint as these chilling stories reveal themselves through exciting game-play.” He continues,“I am very happy that we are working with dtp entertainment and bringing these games to North America.” Michael Kalina, International Sales Director at dtp, said,“We are excited to launch these games with Viva Media and look forward to working with their team.”
The games are scheduled to release online and roll into retail in February 2011.
At a glance:
Black Mirror 2 : Reigning Evil- the latest chapter of this critically acclaimed series takes place in the 1990’s, where players will follow Darren, and explore superbly crafted recreations of the quaint fishing village of Biddleford Maine, the English village of Willow Creek, as they experience this unsettling story.
Black Mirror 3 : The Final Fear offers a rich and exciting story that takes place in the 1990’s, twelve years after Black Mirror I and just seven minutes after the cliffhanger ending of Black Mirror II. It starts all again when Darren is arrested and accused of homicide and malicious arson…
ESRB: Rating Pending (This is a mature game and not intended for all audiences.)
Release date: March 2011
Publisher: Viva Media
Developer: dtp Entertainment/Cranberry Production
Intel Pentium®IV® or equal processor with 1,4 GHz (Intel®Dual-Core or equal processor with 2,0 GHz),
Windows® XP with 512 MB RAM (Windows® Vista x32/x64 with 1GB/2 GB RAM), 128 MB Graphics card like ATI Radeon 9800 or NVidia GeForce 6800 with Shader 2.0 (like: ATI NVidia GeForce 7000 Series with 256 MB and Shader 3.0),directX®8 (9.0c) compatible sound card, ca. 6GB Hard drive space on DVD-Rom-drive, keyboard, mouse, speakers.
About dtp entertainment:
dtp entertainment is one of Germany’s largest independent games publishers and has been in the industry since 1995. The company headquartered in Hamburg/Germany employs more than 150 people worldwide. dtp entertainment develops and publishes games internationally for all interactive entertainment platforms.
About Viva Media:
Founded in 1998, the company has grown to be a market leader maintaining a top 10 NPD ranking for the last several years. Viva Media products are found in most mass-market retail locations. The New York based company focuses on delivering quality and is dedicated to publishing a wide array of interactive content of the highest standards on a variety of platforms.
The company's collection of over 150 games boasts more than 100 awards for excellence in publishing. Recent releases include S.T.A.L.K.E.R Call of Pripyat, Grand Ages Rome, the wildly popular Crazy Machines series, the Learn to Play Chess series based on the world's #1 chess software engine, the renowned car racing simulation games RACE, GTR Evolution, RACE ON and a variety of casual games including North American best sellers, Farm Frenzy, Treasure Masters, Inc. and the Treasures of Mystery Island.
For more information please visit our website at www.viva-media.com
Contact: Andrew Emond Andrew@viva-media.com