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Landit Bandit

Second diary released by developers of casual helicopter PSN game.

Hull, UK – June 18th, 2010 – Swedish-based independent games developer, The Bearded Ladies talk about the exciting casual-helicopter-adventure-game, Landit Bandit for the PlayStation 3 Network in their latest developer diary.

The second episode of The Bearded Ladies developer diaries is now ready! Meet the developers behind the soon-to-be-released casual-helicopter-adventure game, Landit Bandit. Hear about their story, visions and ideas. Be prepared to be knocked down by their charisma, as much as the outstanding qualities of the game.

The second diary will reveal more about the gameplay experience in Landit Bandit where you play as pilot, Marley – one of the central characters – and interact with a group of eccentric islanders. The new diary will also reveal more about the unique environments. Discover 6 gorgeous levels in a journey through Paradise, Ice worlds, to the Rock Mountains and back in time to a retro 2D Cave world.

David Skarin – CTO of The Bearded Ladies Consulting explains, "What makes Landit Bandit such an addictive game is the unique combination of retro platform gameplay, cutting-edge physics, laugh-out-loud humour - which is at the core of the game - and the really intuitive controls".

Haraldur Thormundsson - CEO of The Bearded Ladies Consulting added, "It's a game without compromises. Landit Bandit not only runs in 60 frames per second, but also features a multiplayer function with split-screen for both duel and co-op game modes".

You can learn about the creation of Landit Bandit and the colourful team behind it from their second developer diary:

Developer Diary #2 - http://bit.ly/landitbanditdevdiary2

To access the first developer diary, please visit:

Developer Diary #1- http://bit.ly/landitbanditdevdiary1

Please contact us if you need a downloadable version of the diary.

You can also interact with Landit Bandit on social networks:

Facebook: www.facebook.com/landitbandit

Twitter: twitter.com/LanditBandit

Landit Bandit is a retro-looking, 3D casual-physics-based-helicopter game inspired by games from a bygone period in the games industry.

Gameplay features:

Easy and addictive controls 20-level single-player campaign 6 unique, gorgeous 3D worlds Drop-in-drop-out splitscreen co-op mode Side-splitting bump and grind duel mode Online highscore tables as well as trophies

European PlayStation ® 3 owners will be able to purchase Landit Bandit on June 23rd priced at 12.99 Euros, with a launch in North America expected in July.


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About The Bearded Ladies Consulting:

The Bearded Ladies Consulting is a games studio located in Sweden committed to making entertaining games and having a good time doing it. We want our enthusiasm for gaming to shine through in our work and we will always make our best effort to produce fun and original titles.


Landit bandit is a “casual-helicopter-adventure-game” for the PlayStation ® 3. The game combines modern game technology and a retro punch for a unique experience. It features a single player campaign, a split screen co-op campaign and a split screen duel mode, as well as to compete with your friends and foes on the online highscore tables.


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