[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]
13/11/2012: Independent developer VooFoo
Studio’s and publisher Ripstone are excited to announce the
release of the new
Pure Chess® DLC; the
Pure Chess® Easter Island set
Developed with the aid of a chess Grandmaster
Pure Chess® is a classic strategy board game. With a
series of interactive game modes, various tutorials and stunning
graphics, the title allows anyone from beginners to International
Masters looking to move up a rank the chance to take part and
develop their skills.
The Pure Chess® Easter Island chess set is inspired by the
mysterious Moai of Easter Island, Polynesia. These head-like,
monolithic chess pieces have been beautifully crafted, bringing the
Moai not only to life - but to the chess board. Download now and
start playing Pure Chess®, Easter Island style!
For just £1.59 in the UK, €1.99 in EU and $2.49 in
the US, you too can experience your own Polynesian escape to allow
your inner grandmaster to play at its best.
To view the new screenshots:
For more information about the game, take a look at the
Pure Chess site:
VooFoo Studios is an independent UK based video games developer,
founded in 2007 by a small team of experienced industry
professionals. Utilising its own proprietary cutting edge
technology, VooFoo's first game, the critically acclaimed Hustle
Kings, was released for PlayStation®3 in 2009, reaching the top
of the PSN charts and earning VooFoo nominations for two highly
coveted Develop Awards. More recently, VooFoo have gone on to
release Hustle Kings on PlayStation®Vita, and the visually
stunning Pure Chess on both platforms.
For more information on VooFoo Studios and its games, please
visit the official website at
Ripstone is an independent UK based games publisher specialising
in digital distribution.
Founded in 2011 by two experienced Sony Computer Entertainment
producers and the two founders of Optimum Releasing, the company
has created a unique business model from which to launch a series
of video games by partnering with elite games development teams
Ripstone’s ethos is built on honesty, integrity and trust:
founded with the knowledge that games are evolving at an ever
increasing speed, and that what is a niche market today could
easily become tomorrow’s key business opportunity.
http://www.ripstone.com for more information.