PLYMOUTH, MI - AUGUST 16, 2007 - Stardock Entertainment today announced that Mr. Robot the highly acclaimed game from independent developer Moonpod Games, is now available for purchase at TotalGaming.net, the company's user-friendly digital-distribution service. In the coming weeks Starscape, another Moonpod hit, will also join the TotalGaming.net lineup. The additions further strengthen TotalGaming.net's position as a leading provider of the very best in independently developed games.
Mr. Robot puts players in the role of the lowly service mechanoid, Asimov, as he undertakes a perilous journey through the bowels of a massive starship to rescue his robot friends and save the ship's precious human cargo, when the vessel's intelligent onboard computer turns bad on its way to colonizing a new world. Mr. Robot blends all the fun and puzzles of a platform adventure game with exciting Final Fantasy-esque battle sequences, and a unique sense of humor and engaging story. Don't wait any longer to play the game PC Zone calls "an absolute gem," and has PC Gamer UK claiming it's "the most enjoyable independent game I've played since Defcon!"
Starscape is the action-packed space-faring arcade game with RPG elements that leading independent-games portal GameTunnel named "Adventure Game of the Year" and "Independent Game of the Year." With most of its crew missing and its weapons systems ruined, the space research station Aegis is all but lost. As the last remaining pilot you must help rebuild the station's defences, acquire alien technology and create your own uniquely configured set of fighters. Mine asteroids to harvest valuable resources that fuel the Aegis' molecular furnace as you build devastating weaponry. Within the nodes of the grid you will encounter allies to aid in the struggle to escape, uncover the terrible purpose of the evil Archnid race and learn why you and the rest of the crew were brought here.
Mr. Robot is available now for just $19.95 at http://totalgaming.stardock.com/games/?id=mrt. For more information about both games, visit Moonpod Games' website at http://www.moonpod.com.
Stardock is the world's leading developer of utilities that enhance the Windows experience. Its software is used by over 10 million people worldwide and has been licensed by trendsetting companies like nVidia, ATI, Alienware and Microsoft, plus in movies and on TV. Stardock operates WinCustomize.com, the premier portal for Windows enhancement, drawing more than 3 million unique visitors each month, in addition to one of the world's largest blogging communities, JoeUser.com. Stardock is a Microsoft Certified Gold Partner. The company's website is www.stardock.com.
Moonpod was founded in 2002 by three games industry developers with more than 25 years combined professional experience and brought together by the desire to create innovative, original games based squarely on pure game play and heart stopping action. Moonpod has gone back to its roots. The company ethos is to bring mainstream high street quality values to direct-download fun games. By getting back to the original concept of cheap, fun games with a price that leads to impulse purchases, Moonpod hopes to reach an emerging market of starving gamers. Visit http://www.moonpod.com for more information.
TotalGaming.net is Stardock's revolutionary online game-distribution service, where gamers can purchase and download over 75 titles, including the company's own award-winning games like Galactic Civilizations, Galactic Civilizations II and 2004's The Political Machine, as well as many other premium first- and third-party PC games. TotalGaming.net offers a wide range of games for purchase without the hassles of copy protection; with the unique Secure Software Delivery system, players can download the games they purchase anytime, from anywhere. Visit http://www.totalgaming.net for more information or to sign up for a TotalGaming.net membership for even greater value.