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Beat Hazard Ultra Come Home to XBLIG

Cold Beam Games is excited to announce that the music driven arcade shooter Beat Hazard Ultra is now available on XBLIG.

Beat Hazard Ultra adds awesome new features to the original Beat Hazard:

middot;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; Co-op and Verses online and local multiplayer

middot;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; Boss Rush and Survival modes

middot;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; 2 New bosses and 10 new enemy ships

middot;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; 24 perks to unlock and 3 devastating tactical weapons

The original Beat Hazard was first released on XBLIG about 3 years ago and marked the start of my Indie career. Since then the game has been ported to 6 other platforms, (PC, Mac, Linux, iOS, Android and PS3).

Beat Hazard has sold in excess of 700,000 copies and grossed over $2.2 million. With overall development costs in the region of $70,000, this gives a return on investment of 3000%!

Beat Hazard Ultra Details

Release Date: 30 July 2013

Cost: 400 ms points

XBLIG Store Page:

http://marketplace.xbox.com/en-US/Product/Beat-Hazard-Ultra/66acd000-77fe-1000-9115-d80258550d70

Gameplay Video:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fuSLjWNh0EM

Contact

If you would like to review the game, need more assets or have any other questions, please donrsquo;t hesitate to contact me here: steve@coldbeamgames.com

About Beat Hazard Ultra

Experience your music collection as never before with this intense music driven arcade shooter. Each of your songs will have its own unique ebb and flow based on the music.

Power up your spaceship and watch as the music boosts your firepower. Unleash hell on the enemy ships when you max out with weapon pickups!

Beat Hazard seamlessly mixes the love of gaming and music. Together they become greater than the sum of their parts.

About Cold Beam Games

Cold Beam Games is my one man studio operating out my bedroom in the sunny northwest of the UK. After working in big studios for 15 years I decided to go Indie 3 years ago.

Website: www.coldbeamgames.com

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