16th September 2004. Godalming, Surrey, UK. Kuju Wireless Publishing Ltd, the dynamic, wholly owned subsidiary of Kuju Entertainment PLC (AIM: KUJ) today announced details of its forthcoming football game, Sensible Soccer, for Java enabled mobile phones.
Sensible Soccer is widely recognised as the ultimate in 2D football gaming and was the first to incorporate a truly intuitive control system.
Kevin Holloway, Managing Director Kuju Wireless said, 'Sensible Soccer was a phenomenon throughout the 90's, the time and technology is right for a comeback. Not only will fans of the original version be keen to get this game on their mobile phones but we're convinced that a whole new generation of football fans will find it hard to put down.'
The game has been developed by the Tower Studios, co-founded by Jon Hare, one of the creators of the original Sensible Soccer.
Jon Hare added, 'This is a great opportunity for us to bring Sensible Soccer to old and new fans alike. The key to Sensi Soccer is it's addictive playability and it's appeal to all people who love great games.'
The game includes all the original features that made Sensible Soccer such a massive hit with the press and public alike:
- Choice of over 50 International teams
- Individual player skills for over 800 players
- Comprehensive team tactics and squad selection (series 60 only)
- Customisable Friendlies, Cups and Leagues
- Yellow cards, Red cards, and injuries.
- Fast, frenetic football action
- The most sublime, intuitive and playable control system
The game is due for release at the end of September and will be available for a wide range of phone handsets.
Review copies, screen shots and further information available from:
Alison Beasley, Lincoln Beasley PR. E: Alison@lincolnbeasley.co.uk
T: +44 1608 645756 M: +44 7966 449130
About Kuju Wireless Publishing
Kuju Wireless Publishing Limited is a leading publisher of high quality games for mobile phones. Its growing portfolio of games, including recent hit products such as Lotus Challenge: City Racing, Pat Cash Pro Tennis and Judge Dredd, are distributed via many major operators and portals around the world. Kuju Wireless Publishing is a Kuju PLC group company. www.kujuwireless.com
Tower Studios is a computer games development, design & production company based in London, it's 3 directors have accumulated over 60 years experience in the industry and have designed & developed countless award winning original titles such as "Sensible Soccer", "Speedball", "Nebulus", "Cannon Fodder", "Wizball", "Xenon" and "Z", yielding no less than 14 Number 1's between them.