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Arcade Essentials

Five-game compilation now available on PlayStation minis.

For Immediate Release

December 8, 2010 - London, ENGLAND

December 08, 2010 - London, ENGLAND - Nordcurrent, a European game developer and publisher, announced today that its new Minis game for PSP® & PlayStation®3 is now available to download on PSN® Store in North America and in Europe for a price of $4.99 and €4.99 respectively. Arcade Essentials is a collection of 5 arcade games inspired by the well-known hits of the 80s.

“There were many arcade games in the 80s and we wanted to give them a new life”, said Victoria Trofimova, Director at Nordcurrent. "All games in Arcade Essentials are inspired by those classic games, but we have taken them to a new level.”

Arcade Essentials is a collection of 5 arcade games that are enhanced versions of the well-known arcade games of the 80s. All 5 games were designed in the authentic visual style, so they would feel like the 80s arcades, but with modern graphics, special effects and sounds.

With 5 games to choose from, fans of the old-school arcade games will definitely find something for their taste. Whether they like space shooters, arcade puzzles or bubble shooting – they will enjoy this collection.

For more information about Arcade Essentials, or Nordcurrent's complete lineup of products, visit

About Nordcurrent

Nordcurrent is an international publisher and developer of videogames for consoles, handhelds and PC. Established in 2006, Nordcurrent is best known for its 101-in-1 Megamix series with more than a half million units sold worldwide. Nordcurrent games are available to players in traditional retailer outlets as well as on WiiWare®, PlayStation®Network and AppStore®. For more information about Nordcurrent please visit or 

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