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  KNYTT UNDERGROUND COMING SOON!
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12/17/2012
 


[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]

17/12/12: Knytt Underground, the latest release in the Knytt series, is coming to console via the Playstation Network from the 18 th December 2012 in the US and 21 st December 2012 in Europe.

Exploration feels like a grand adventure that fills you with a desire to see more of the beautiful and strange world in this new release created by renowned indie developer Nicklas Nygren, a.k.a ‘Nifflas’.

Go underground this December and explore over 1,800 rooms offering multiple story-driven quests to overcome using the unique tried and tested mechanics that have already reached over 1 million fans worldwide.

With an unparalleled sense of freedom of movement; running; jumping; climbing; swinging; & bouncing; all blending smoothly to create zen-like gameplay.

Knytt Underground will be available for £9.99 in the UK, €12.99 in the EU and $14.99 in the US, with European PlayStation Plus members being able to get the game for free for a limited time after launch.

Players will be able to take advantage of the cross buy deal, getting the PlayStation® Vita version free when buying the game for PlayStation®3, and vice versa. Knytt Underground is one of the first 3 rd party games to support this initiative.

Knytt Underground will be available to download on PlayStation®3 and PlayStation®Vita via the PlayStation®Network on the 18 th December 2012 in the US and 21 st December 2012 in Europe.

Check out www.knyttunderground.com for more details

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About Nifflas

Nicklas Nygren, better known by his handle “Nifflas”, is renowned for his freeware games and is the developer of numerous popular indie titles including FiNCK, Night Sky, Saira, Knytt Stories and Knytt.

For more information about Nifflas please visit: http://nifflas.ni2.se/

About Green Hill

Green Hill is a production company that provides business development, studio representation and development services for game studios, publishers and investors.Green Hill knows each project requires its own unique approach. Whether you need help with creative deal making, game production or crisis management, Green Hill can help.

For more information on Green Hill and its games, please visit the official website at: http://greenhillstudios.com/

About Ripstone

Ripstone is an independent UK based videogames publisher specializing 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 throughout Europe.

Leveraging over 50 years of market expertise and knowledge, Ripstone relies on a publishing strategy of original IP’s and unique licenses to create innovative videogame experiences for digital downloadable consoles. Ripstone publish an eclectic mix of games providing the perfect partner for independent developers who want their product delivered to a worldwide audience in digital form.

The Ripstone 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.

For more information on RIPSTONE and its games, please visit the official website at http://www.ripstone.com/