SAN DIEGO, Calif. – SEPTEMBER 11, 2008 – Put your knowledge to the test with JEOPARDY!®, now available on the PLAYSTATION®Network from Sony Online Entertainment LLC (SOE). Players will experience all the excitement and fun of America’s Favorite Quiz Show® as they compete on a photorealistic 3-D set that features clues from the hit TV show. JEOPARDY! is available for the suggested retail price of $14.99 (plus any applicable taxes) through download from the PLAYSTATION®Store.
“We are thrilled to be adding JEOPARDY! to the solid line up of downloadable games available on the PLAYSTATION Network. JEOPARDY! has been a hit TV show for the past 25 years and now, for the first time, players will be able to compete against one another online from the comfort of their homes,” said Shalom Mann, Senior Vice President, Development of SOE. “By closely collaborating with the producers of the show, we were able to deliver JEOPARDY! fans a great single player and multiplayer experience that will be regularly updated over time with new content.”
JEOPARDY! fans will now be able to play the game like on-air contestants as they face off in a fast-paced battle of the brains, either competing solo or challenging a friend.
JEOPARDY! features include:
• More than 2,500 clues from the TV show
• Photorealistic 3D set and TV style camera shots
• HD quality motion graphics for a broadcast look and feel
• Single player games with 3 difficulty levels
• Local multiplayer games for up to 3 people
• Online multiplayer mode
• Character creation and customization
• Game updates with additional clues and more!
With the addition of JEOPARDY! on the PSN, Sony Online Entertainment now features more than a dozen titles available for download on the PLAYSTATION Network including High Stakes on the Vegas Strip™: Poker Edition, Qbert™, and GripShift®.
About Sony Online Entertainment
Sony Online Entertainment LLC (SOE) is a recognized worldwide leader in massively multiplayer online games, with hundreds of thousands of subscribers around the globe. SOE creates, develops and provides compelling entertainment for the personal computer, online, game console and wireless markets. Known for its blockbuster franchises and hit titles including EverQuest®, EverQuest® II, Champions of Norrath®, Untold Legends™, and PlanetSide®, as well as for developing Star Wars Galaxies™, SOE continues to redefine the business of online gaming and the creation of active player communities while introducing new genres on various entertainment platforms. Headquartered in San Diego, CA, with additional development studios in Austin, TX, Seattle, WA, Denver, CO, and Taiwan, SOE has an array of cutting-edge games in development.
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