Haarlem, The Netherlands – 19 January 2010 – Leading videogame publisher Iceberg Interactive today announced that they have acquired the worldwide publishing rights to the episodic PC and console action adventure game, “ Adam’s Venture: Solomon´s Secret”. The second episode of Adam’s Venture brings a unique combination of action oriented gameplay with challenging classic puzzle solving along with an involving storyline.
Erik Schreuder, CEO of Iceberg Interactive says: “With Solomon’s Secret we have signed a great second installment to the Adam’s Venture franchise. We’re convinced that developer Vertigo Games will step up to the plate by keeping successful ingredients such as the tremendous ‘Unreal 3’ graphics and non-violent nature, while satisfying market demand by expanding the hours of gameplay and the variety in difficulty of puzzles. The story will also certainly see some unexpected twists and turns, and the already stunning environments will be beefed up a notch as well with more atmospheric outdoor locations. Adventure Gamers should definitely look forward to this one.”
Richard Stitselaar, CEO of Vertigo Games explains: “After secretly developing for so many months, it comes as a great relief to us finally being able to announce the second episode of Adam's Venture. Carrying the subtitle, "Solomon's Secret", this second part will continue the story where episode I left off.”
He continues: “With episode II players can expect the puzzles to become quite a bit more challenging overall. We've received very useful feedback on the first episode, and are working hard to use this information to the gamer’s advantage. I believe Solomon's Secret will be a big leap forward for the Adam's Venture series in terms of length, game play and storyline.”
Adam's Venture II - Solomon's Secret is currently scheduled for a Q3 2010 release.
About Adam’s Venture: Solomon’s Secret
In this second installment of the episodic series, Adam Venture and his crew end up in 1920’s Jerusalem after having escaped alive from the Caverns of Eden. On their continuous search for the Lost Garden of Eden, they become entangled in a thickening plot featuring a ruthless dig for the ancient King Solomon’s treasure - but is that really all there is to it? Not all is as it seems…
Adam Venture is a new action explorer hero; adventurous but using his wits rather than resorting to violence. Brought to life from a third person perspective with the Unreal 3™ engine, adventure
gamers are in for a real visual treat in combination with family values storytelling.
For more information about Adam’s Venture: Solomon’s Secret, visit Vertigo´s brand new website dedicated to its newest game: http://www.adams-venture.com/
• Developed using the critically acclaimed Unreal 3 Engine
• Second game of the episodic series. Brilliantly rendered in vivid 3D for striking visuals and truly stunning environments that breathe life into the story.
• Non Violent gameplay
• Engaging storyline weaving a classic adventure with biblical overtones, adding more characters, depth and twists in this second game of the series.
• 8 distinct levels, including outdoor environments, with much longer gameplay
• Over 50 challenging puzzles, varying in difficulty degree
About Vertigo Games
Vertigo Games is an independent game development company located in the Netherlands. Founded by passionate and highly specialized people, Vertigo Games has quickly established itself as a respectable and original game developer. We feel it’s important to create high-quality products; our games should be fun to play, but also uphold family values. Therefore we stand for responsible entertainment.
About Iceberg Interactive
Iceberg Interactive is a brand new videogame publisher set to make a splash in the interactive entertainment industry. Staffed with industry veterans and with offices in key locations around the world, Iceberg Interactive is a new alternative for developers looking to bring their products to a worldwide audience. Iceberg Interactive's portfolio of products includes titles for both the PC and console platforms, with a special focus on the casual gamer and specialty niche products. This is reflected in our launch line-up which includes adventure, action, simulation, real time strategy and casual games.
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