Budapest, Hungary – January 27, 2010 – The legend has been reborn! ZEN Studios, a videogame developer and digital publisher known for its innovative arcade, strategy and action games, announced today it is releasing Excalibur, the next add-on table for their wildly popular Pinball FX game on Xbox LIVE® Arcade for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft. Excalibur launches today and is available for 200 Microsoft Points.
“Ever since our launch back in 2007, we knew we had a great pinball game on our hands,” said Zsolt Kigyossy, Managing Director for ZEN Studios. “We love to return the support of our fans by releasing addictive add-on tables, and Excalibur is no exception. We hope everyone enjoys this fun and multi-faceted table as much as we loved creating it.”
Excalibur follows in the footsteps of fellow expansion tables Buccaneer, Nightmare Mansion, Street Fighter II Turbo and Earth Defense in delivering a fast and frenetic pinball experience. Earn your seat at the Round Table amongst the greatest knights in King Arthur's court! Participate in duels or jousting tournaments for honor, and defend Camelot against the Robber Knights!
Excalibur features include:
• Duel with other Knights of Camelot and try to retain the “King's Champion” title as long as you can
• Utilize Merlin’s tips and suggestions to lock balls in his tower in order to start Magical Multiball
• Relive some of the most famous Arthurian legends by spelling T-A-L-E and spinning the Round Table
• Hit swinging targets to open the hidden path that leads to Morgana's lair filled with sorcery
• Sneak into Mordred's dungeon, or lead a full siege against his fortress
• Earn some extra points by participating in jousting tournaments
Pinball FX combines the arcade thrills of traditional pinball with enhanced game play, unparalleled graphical detail and exciting, innovative features not found in any other pinball game. For more information about Excalibur or Pinball FX, please visit www.pinballfx.com. For more information about ZEN Studios, please visit www.zenstudios.com. For screenshots or any media requests, please contact Jerry Whitehead with Reverb Communications at email@example.com.
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ABOUT ZEN STUDIOS:
ZEN Studios is a global producer and digital publisher of interactive entertainment software for all leading game platforms including Microsoft XBOX 360®, PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system, PSP® (PlayStation®Portable) system, Nintendo DS™, Wii, and Apple iPhone / iPod Touch. The company is headquartered in Budapest, Hungary with a representative office in Canada. The studio has worked with some of the largest intellectual properties in the videogame industry, including Capcom’s Street Fighter and Marvel Comics’ The Punisher. ZEN’s Pinball FX franchise on Xbox LIVE Arcade is one of the most popular titles on the platform and the studio also launched ZEN Pinball in May, 2009, as the first pinball title on the PlayStation Network. For more information about ZEN Studios, please visit www.zenstudios.com.
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