[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]
Haarlem, The Netherlands – 23 October 2012 -
Publisher Iceberg Interactive announces that it will be
distributing the cel-shaded fire-fighting simulation for PC
“Real Heroes: Fire-fighter” via its global network of
digital partners, in a deal with US- based companies Open-2 and
Scientifically Proven Entertainment. The game will also appear on
retail shelves across the UK and Ireland on 23 November 2012.
Iceberg Interactive Sales Director Howard Newmark says:
“Real Heroes: Fire-fighter is an exciting non-violent action
game, featuring an all-star Hollywood cast, from shows including
Buffy, Rescue Me, Aliens and The Shield. It is one of the best
fire-fighting simulations created to date. Many of us wanted to
become firefighters when we were young, it being a heroic and
dangerous profession, so we are eager to get this in front of a
global audience very soon.”
Celebrating the agreement, 4 brand-new screenshots have been
released and can be downloaded
here. Iceberg Interactive has
also released a trailer for the game, which can be found at the
Iceberg YouTube channel.
About Real Heroes: Firefighter
Deadly flames, scorching hot - either scary or fascinating, and
every little kid wants to become a firefighter when they grow up,
to be the hero who saves the day... In Real Heroes:
Firefighter you can! Put on the soot-stained boots of an everyday
hero as a newly graduated Fire Academy cadet, getting your career
start in a big city fire station. Use the firefighter’s tools
of the trade to save potential victims from the flames and get
those fires under control! Experience raging infernos and explosive
environments alongside the rest of your Engine Company 13 squad,
through a story-driven adventure in this unique first-person
About Iceberg Interactive
- Enjoy an adrenaline pumping cell-shaded non-violent shooter
experience for PC. Become the hero already locked up inside
- Battle flames alongside your colleagues across 9 unique levels
and locations and make it through a challenging 7+ hour
single player experience.
- Use proper fire-fighting equipment to rescue survivors and make
it out alive: Hose, Axe, Pry Bar (Halligan), Mechanical Separator,
Extinguisher, Deck Gun (Monitor), and more.
- “Thinking Fire” technology delivers a cunning and
dangerous enemy, unlike any you have seen before, as the
flames appear to have a mind of their own. Multiple difficulty
levels really turn up the heat.
- All-Star Hollywood voice cast ! Including James Marsters
(Buffy), Jack McGee (Rescue Me), Michael Jace (The Shield), Jamie
Kennedy (Ghost Whisperer), and Jenette Goldstein (Aliens).
- Dozens of collectibles and unlockables.
Iceberg Interactive is an independent videogame publisher
founded in 2009 by an international group of games industry
veterans. Iceberg operates in the vibrant European games market
through retail publishing and worldwide via direct relationships
with dozens of digital download portals. With a distinct focus on
the genres of simulations, adventure, strategy and MMO/action
games, Iceberg has successfully released digital hits in European
retail, such as Killing Floor, Wings of Prey & APB Reloaded
– but is also known to back indie developers in getting their
games into both the retail and digital space. Read more about the
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