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th, 2013 –
Bundle Star s will today reveal classic adventure
Scratches – Director’s Cut as a bonus mystery
title in its latest game bundle, Catnip.
Bundle Stars, which is currently offering three cut-price
bundles on its website, has kept hidden the first of its mystery
titles to gamers until today.
Scratches – Director’s Cut, a mystery and
horror adventure game, was named ‘Game of the Year’ by
JustAdventure.com when it was released. Widely regarded as one of
the best horror adventure games ever made,
Scratches became a cult hit, selling over 250,000
Bundle Stars are giving gamers the opportunity to get their
hands on the adventure classic ahead of the launch of a new game
Scratches’ lead developer, Agustín Cordes,
later this year. Cordes raised over $119,000 in a recent
Kickstarter project he created for
Asylum, an upcoming psychological horror video game,
demonstrating the game’s loyal fanbase.
Gamers who haven’t yet bought the bundle can still get
Scratches – Director’s Cut, along with 9 other
great downloadable PC games, as part of the Catnip Bundle now.
The Catnip Bundle, available for a limited time only from
www.bundlestars.com, supports independent game
developers, raises funds for charity and saves gamers over 90% off
the combined retail price. One further mystery title will be
Pushcat (Windows/Mac/DRM-free/Desura) is an arcade
game that lets you get digging as the eponymous Pushcat, a purple
cat who just loves silver coins - which he gets by combining gems
of the same colour. This game harks back to the golden age of
videogames with crisp pixel art and retro music.
Metal Drift (Windows/Steam) from indie developer
Black Jacket Studios is a vehicular sport combat game set in an
alternate future. Command a high-powered hover tank from the
cockpit and engage in intense tank-on-tank team combat in a
futuristic sports arena.
Obulis (Windows/Steam) is an easy-to-learn and
intuitive physics-based puzzle game. Drop all of the coloured
spheres into their pots by cutting chains and ropes in over 150
levels of mind-bending puzzles.
Avencast: Rise of the Mage (Windows/Steam) is an
action role-playing game set in a dark fantasy world. Cast spells,
solve riddles and take on bosses to fight off the demonic hordes
that threaten the survival of the world.
Post Mortem (Windows/Steam) is the thrilling
prequel to Still Life that puts you in the role of former-detective
Gus Macpherson. Uncover a conspiracy written in blood in the dark
and mysterious streets of Paris.
Nikopol (Windows/Steam) is a suspenseful adventure
game set in a futuristic universe. Immerse yourself in visually
stunning graphics, undertake thrilling mental challenges and work
to thwart a dark conspiracy.
Wasteland Angel (Windows/Steam) is an action game
reminiscent of vintage arcade shooters. Pilot an overpowered
vehicle with dual machines guns as you take on gangers, renegades
and mutants across 24 levels and 6 ravaged landscapes.
Chains (Windows/Mac/Steam) is a challenging puzzle
game with stunning vector graphics. Link adjacent bubbles of the
same colour into chains across 20 levels as you test your speed,
strategy and skill.
Scratches – Director’s Cut
(Windows/Steam) is an adventure game that places you in the role of
horror writer, Michael Arthate, as he arrives at Blackwood Manor.
Delve deep into your investigation as you work to uncover the evil
hidden between the walls.
+ 1 more mystery title.
About Bundle Stars
Bundle Stars is a direct-to-consumer, social commerce platform
which offers unique and exclusive offers on digital downloads.
Bundle Stars selects best quality, best
value products from development partners and makes
them available in "pay what you
want", time-limited deals. Consumers save up
to 95% off the normal retail price, with 5% of profits going
directly to chosen charity partners. Launched in 2012,
British-based Bundle Stars is owned and operated by Focus
Multimedia Ltd, one of the UK’s leading independent computer
games and software publishers since 1995. For more information