Starting from August 1st visitors to the wrestling pages of The Sun Online will have a unique chance to face-off against TNA Wrestling Superstar Kurt Angle, the only Olympic gold medal winner in professional wrestling history, courtesy of the action-packed online game Anger Angle.
Players of the fast and furious game, which will be hosted exclusively on The Sun Online for 5 days, are invited to push the former TNA World Champion over the edge by repeatedly striking him with a virtual plank of wood. The more hits players dish out, the more Kurt's rage gauge increases, until the famously hot-headed wrestler literally explodes with anger. Kurt is just one of a host of TNA grapplers set to feature in Midway's forthcoming TNA iMPACT! videogame, due for release on Xbox 360, Wii, PlayStation 2 and PlayStation 3 this September.
Aidan Minter, Senior European Brand Manager at Midway, commented on the launch "Midway is excited to promote TNA iMPACT!, the most authentic wrestling game using the Unreal 3 engine and to be able to reach such a huge sporting fanbase with the Sun and its dedicated wrestling audience and online coverage."
Assistant Sports Editor at The Sun, Mark Gilbert, added "We're pleased to launch Anger Angle here on The Sun. We're very excited about Midway's first ever wrestling game TNA iMPACT! and are looking forward to it's release in September"
To visit The Sun Online wrestling page and try to Anger Angle for yourself head over to www.thesun.co.uk/wrestling. For more information on the game, including detailed roster updates, screenshots and HD trailers, please visit www.tnagame.com
About the TNA iMPACT! Video Game:
The TNA iMPACT! video game is the exclusive total nonstop action wrestling game based off the fastest growing professional wrestling brand in the world and its flagship program TNA iMPACT!. You are able to choose your wrestling style, custom move set and clothing to construct the ultimate champion. The game also features top wrestling talent such as Abyss, Kurt Angle, Christian Cage, Rhino, Booker T, Samoa Joe, AJ Styles, Sting and more to deliver all of the excitement and action of the television show!
TNA Wrestling delivers a distinct brand of high-risk, athletic entertainment, featured weekly on "TNA iMPACT!" Thursdays at 9 p.m. ET/PT on Spike TV, plus major TV slots in UK, Europe and now also including Australia. TNA features the innovative six-sided ring and the high-flying "X Division," as well as concept matches such as "Ultimate X," "King of the Mountain," and "Six Sides of Steel." TNA Entertainment, LLC is a privately held company headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee. For more information, visit www.tnawrestling.com.
Kat Osman, Izzy Honour, Ramona De Souza or Chris Warr at Lunch PR
Tel: 0207 575 3215