Brno, Czech Republic - March 24, 2011
MADFINGER Games today announced that Samurai II: Vengeance, a hack-and-slash action game, is now available for Mac via the Mac App Store. For the first time on home computers, action fans can experience the game’s cell-shaded manga graphics on a full size monitor. The updated version features polished gameplay, enhanced graphics and new control options. Samurai II for iOS and Android garnered rave reviews from CNET, GamesRadar, PocketGamer, MacWorld, SlideToPlay, TouchArcade and more. With tight controls, bloody action and just enough strategy to keep things interesting, Samurai II is ninja-rushing the Mac App Store with console-caliber fun.
Samurai II's move to Mac brings a wealth of updates. Environments and textures are four times more detailed, while anti-aliasing effects have been cranked up to 16x the mobile version. The game features full HD graphics, running full screen at 60 frames per second even on low-end MacBook laptops. Say goodbye to virtual d-pads and botched combos; Samurai II now supports keyboard and gamepad controllers, offering a new level of precision control.
After the loss of his beloved, Samurai II’s campaign takes hero Daisuke from a serene village to the Valley of the Damned on his quest for revenge. With tons of enemies on screen, players can chain together huge combo attacks with devastating finishing moves. It also features Dojo mode, where the samurai battles wave after wave of vicious enemies to hone his skills and set high scores. With a wide range of environments, tricky foes and massive bosses, the game is an action-packed treat for hack’n’slash fans.
Samurai II: Vengeance for Mac features:
• Revamped graphics: full HD full-screen, even on older computers.
• Quick and gory battle sequences: hordes of on-screen enemies fall to your devastating attacks.
• Intuitive control scheme: dice up baddies in style!
• Light RPG elements: unlock new combos and upgrades.
• Dangerous traps and puzzles: combat never takes a back seat to platforming.
• Gorgeous hand drawn comic panels tell the samurai’s tale between levels.
• Dojo score-attack mode let's players hone their swordplay skills.
Need console-caliber action on Mac? Samurai II: Vengeance is out now on the Mac App Store for $9.99.
For more info and assets, you can download the press kit or view the official trailer.
About MADFINGER Games
Located in beautiful Brno, Czech Republic, MADFINGER Games brings together a team of veteran console game developers. Their goal is to create console-quality games for iOS mobile devices with a major emphasis on complete customer satisfaction. Their Samurai series has been downloaded over a million times and received rave reviews across the web.
Rich Jones, TriplePoint for MADFINGER Games