PSN version available now; XBLA incarnation arrives next week.
SAN FRANCISCO - November 16, 2010
SEGA® of America, Inc. today announced that Crazy Taxi™ is now available for download on PlayStation® Network, and will be available next week, Nov. 24, on Xbox LIVE® Arcade for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft. Digitally remastered with High-Definition 720p graphics, players can enjoy all the fun of the original arcade and Dreamcast™ classics for a fare of $9.99 or 800 Microsoft points. PlayStation®Plus Members can snag this title for 20% off for the first two weeks of release, until November 30, 2010.
“If today were the debut of Crazy Taxi, we’re certain its unique blend of arcade action and precision driving would still lead it to become one of SEGA’s most popular titles,” said Haruki Satomi, VP of Digital Business of SEGA of America. “This new and improved entry in the series will bring as much joy and happiness to players in 2010 as the previous games have in years past.”
In Crazy Taxi, players must barrel through traffic-packed streets, hurtle off parking garages, and crazy dash their way to big money in a frantic race to scare up the most fares. In addition to being digitally re-mastered in HD, Crazy Taxi includes leaderboards and trophy awards, two game modes (Arcade and Original) and 16 mini games to hone players’ insane driving skills.
For more information about Crazy Taxi, visit http://www.sega.com/games/crazy-taxi
About SEGA® of America, Inc.
SEGA® of America, Inc. is the American arm of Tokyo, Japan-based SEGA® Corporation, a worldwide leader in interactive entertainment both inside and outside the home. The company develops, publishes and distributes interactive entertainment software products for a variety of hardware platforms including PC, wireless devices, and those manufactured by Nintendo, Microsoft and Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. SEGA’s global website site is located at www.sega.com
Ryan Morgan, TriplePoint for SEGA