Igor The Game
European Web site launched.
Deep Silver, the games label of Koch Media, a leading producer and distributor of digital entertainment products, and Interactive Game Group, LLC (I2G) announced that the official "Igor: The Game" website is now available in five languages. Http://igor.deepsilver.com provides gamers with interesting facts, and early impressions of the game which will be released for PC, Wii™, and Nintendo DS™.
Besides providing informative details on the game, http://igor.deepsilver.com also offers the first screenshots, a trailer with scenes from the game, and a shop where you can order your copy of "Igor: The Game". Moreover, the 'Create An Igor' section allows amateur scientists to create their very own lab assistant by selecting his physical features. The choices include different heads, eyes, noses, and arms. It is also possible to choose from various backgrounds. The finished Igor can then be saved to his "master's" computer.
The movie "Igor" tells the story of hunch-backed lab assistant Igor, who works for an evil scientist. Igor's secret dream is to become an evil scientist himself, and win the highly coveted first prize at the annual Evil Science Fair. However, instead of constructing a dangerous monster for the fair, Igor ends up creating the loveable Eva. His attempts to try and persuade Eva to act like a real monster lead to all kinds of confusion.
"Igor: The Game" is produced by I2G and Legacy Interactive, and based on the animated movie from Exodus Film Group, distributed by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures.
The game closely follows the plot of the movie. The versions for PC and Wii are action adventures full of variety, where players get to take on the roles of the four main characters; Igor, Eva, Brain, and Scamper. The Nintendo DS version offers players hundreds of different ways to create a truly individual monster, which can then be used to compete against other scientists' creations in an exciting puzzling and fighting system.
"Igor: The Game" will be released for PC, Wii™ and Nintendo DS™ on 05 December 2008.
About Deep Silver
Deep Silver develops and distributes interactive games for all platforms. The Deep Silver label means to captivate all computer and video gamers who enjoy and share a passion for thrilling gameplay in modern game worlds. Deep Silver works with its partners to achieve a maximum of success while maintaining the highest possible quality, always focusing on what the customer desires. Deep Silver products are designed to equally appeal to professionals and beginners, children and adults.
Deep Silver has published around 40 games since 2003, including the most successful adventure of 2006, Secret Files: Tun-guska, the bestseller ANNO 1701 (co-published with Sunflowers), the challenging CrossworDS knowledge puzzle game, the horse simulation Horse Life DS, and the soccer MMO World of Soccer Online. Current developments include Warhammer® - Battle March™ (in cooperation with Namco Bandai), the action role-playing game Sacred 2: Fallen Angel (in cooperation with Ascaron), S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Clear Sky, the sinister Chernobyl shooter for PC, and the new game from the Piranha Bytes team. Deep Silver's own developing studio Deep Silver Vienna opened in 2007. For more information please visit www.deepsilver.com
Koch Media is a leading producer and distributor of digital entertainment products (software, games and movies on DVD). The company's own sales activities, marketing and distribution extend throughout Europe, and it has formed strategic alliances with numerous software and games manufacturers: Ascaron, Braingame, D3P, G-Data, Gamelife, Kaspersky Lab, Lexware, Namco Bandai, Pinnacle, Square Enix, Sony Online Entertainment, System3, etc. Headquartered in Planegg near Munich/Germany, Koch Media owns publishing and distribution branches in Germany, England, France, Austria, Switzerland, Italy, Spain and the USA. www.kochmedia.com
About Interactive Game Group, LLC
Interactive Game Group (I2G) is a company producing and acquiring video games and other interactive entertainment proper-ties, whether packaged media, online or wireless. Created by Frederic Chesnais, former Chief Executive Officer of Atari Interac-tive, Inc. with a decade-long experience in acquiring, financing and licensing intellectual property rights in the video game industry, I2G is developing and financing a portfolio of video game properties, joining forces with the best studios, publishers and distributors for each project on a worldwide scale.
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