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20/12/12: Knytt Underground, the latest release in
the Knytt series is available on console via the Playstation
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’ and production house Green Hill.
Explore over 1,800 rooms with the unique tried and tested
mechanics that have already got over 1 million fans worldwide
excited to run, jump, climb, swing and bounce with unparalleled
Knytt Underground is available now 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 can also 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
rd party games to support this initiative.
Knytt Underground is now available to download on
PlayStation®3 and PlayStation®Vita via the
PlayStation®Network in the US on 19
th December and 21
st December 2012 in Europe.
Check out the trailer now!:
You can also vote for Knytt Underground on Steam Greenlight:
www.knyttunderground.com for more details.
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:
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:
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