Munich, Germany– September 17th, 2010– Wolpertinger Games announced the development of a new Xbox ® LIVE Indie game today, called Poopocalypse. In Poopocalypse, the player controls a pigeon that is seeking revenge for all the mistreatment it received from mankind. With unique, stylized 2D graphics, skillful gameplay and a good sense of humor, the player will be sent on a highscore hunt all around the world, pooping on everything in the pigeons way– from innocent bystanders to famous landmarks.
Poopocalypse– it’s time to give a sh*t!
The game is currently in development, a release date is not yet set. More information will be released soon, so be sure to check out the links below. The first teaser for the game can be watched here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gR2mtnOA08U
Poopocalypse is being developed by Wolpertinger Games, a young, independent game developer in cooperation with Remote Control Productions, an independent producer, both from Munich, Germany. The team already formed at university where they developed a game prototype, Phobos, for their final assignment. Phobos attracted attention to the team with:
- <*>a Gamesload Newcomer Award in 2009,*> <*>a nomination for the European Innovative Games Awards in the category“Advancement Price GD– Innovative Game Design” in 2009*> <*>and a nomination for the German Computer Games Prize as“Best Student Concept” in 2010.*>
With Quizocalypse, Wolpertinger Games released its first commercial title to the Xbox ® LIVE Indie Games marketplace using Microsoft’s ® XNA TM Game Studio. Poopocalypse will be the second game released by the team.
For more information about Wolpertinger Games, Poopocalypse and other projects, visit the Facebook page at http://www.facebook.com/pages/Wolpertinger-Games/270915538092.
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To get to know Remote Control Productions, go to http://www.r-control.de.
A dedicated website for Wolpertinger Games is currently under development and will be released to http://www.wolpertingergames.com somewhere near in the future.