From/De: Square Enix
SQUARE ENIX ANNOUNCES SONG SUMMONER: The Unsung Heroes – Encore
A Full-Scale Role-Playing Game For iPhone And iPod Touch, Available Now On iTunes Store And App Store
Thursday 3rd December/…Square Enix Ltd., the publisher of Square Enix® interactive entertainment products in Europe and other PAL territories, today announces the release of SONG SUMMONER™: The Unsung Heroes – Encore, on sale at the iTunes® Store and App Store worldwide (www.itunes.com) and available for play in English and Japanese on the iPhone® and iPod® touch.
SONG SUMMONER: The Unsung Heroes is an RPG that transforms your iPhone/iPod touch songs into powerful “Tune Troopers” that you can control in battles. The game offers a compelling storyline and intelligent battle system, both of which come to life with the help of your own music. The game offers a rare opportunity to enjoy a rich RPG experience on the iPhone/iPod touch.
SONG SUMMONER: The Unsung Heroes is a remake of the iPod version released in July 2008. The new game utilises the platforms’ touch screen control system and includes many new characters and scenarios for players to enjoy on the go.
The game features many exciting gameplay elements all of which relate to and interact with the player’s music collection. “Story Mode” depicts the epic adventure players will embark on as a young Song Summoner named Ziggy deceives the Mechanical Militia. “Listening Point System” – by listening to the songs outside of the game that were used to create the fighters in the game, the player will automatically make its characters stronger and gain additional abilities. “Fighter Guide” enables the player to collect all the fighters they summon in the game.
SONG SUMMONER: The Unsung Heroes – Encore
Publisher: Square Enix Co., Ltd.
Platform: iPhone and iPod touch
Launch Date: 3rd December 2009
Price: £5.99/€7.99 (iTunes Store download)
Official Site: http://dlgames.square-enix.com/songsummoner/
© 2009 SQUARE ENIX CO., LTD. All Rights Reserved.
MAIN CHARACTER DESIGN: YUSUKE NAORA, ROBERTO FERRARI
About SONG SUMMONER: The Unsung Heroes
• Music takes you through an epic story
• Additional characters & scenario – bigger volume
• Improvement on control with touch screen
• Heated battle scenes
• Players can create fighters from their favourite music
• More than 50 different fighters to play with
For further information please contact:
Roxana Etemad – UK PR Manager
Telephone: 020 8636 3000
Email: [email protected]
About Square Enix Ltd.
Square Enix Ltd., a part of Square Enix Europe business unit, is a London-based wholly-owned subsidiary of Square Enix Holdings Co., Ltd., one of the most influential providers of digital entertainment content in the world. Square Enix Ltd. publishes and distributes entertainment content from the Square Enix Group including Square Enix, Eidos and Taito in Europe and other PAL territories. Square Enix Ltd. also has a global network of leading development studios such as IO Interactive, Crystal Dynamics and Eidos Montréal. The Square Enix Group boasts a valuable portfolio of intellectual property including: FINAL FANTASY®, which has sold over 85 million units worldwide, DRAGON QUEST® which has sold over 50 million units worldwide and TOMB RAIDER® which has sold over 35 million units worldwide, together with other well established products.
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Square Enix Limited is a company registered in England & Wales under the number 3679704 whose registered office is Castle House, 37-45 Paul Street, London EC2A 4LS