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Sequel to cult classic audio-game screenshots and trailer now online


Marseille, France and London, UK – October 16 2013 – Playground Publishing and Somethin’ Else today announced the imminent arrival of this Halloween’s scariest game: Papa Sangre II will launch on the App Stores worldwide on October 31 st, Halloween eve.

Papa Sangre II is follow-up to the award winning cult classic from 2010. Papa Sangre II is a horror game that takes as its starting point a macabre concept: players own death. The story is told completely through sound, and features the narrator Sean Bean, famous for his roles in Lord of the Rings and Game of Thrones, as players’ guide through the underworld. A trailer for Papa Sangre II is now available at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Digjr59KqOE

To celebrate the imminent release of Papa Sangre II, players are gathering on the evening of October 23 at the Galleries of Justice Museum in Nottingham, UK during the Games City Festival. The Galleries of Justice is titled as the most haunted building in the UK, making it a suitable location for the pre-screening. At the event, the first 100 players will receive a copy of the game for their iOS device for free. The creators of Papa Sangre II are available for interviews at the event. More information is available here: http://festival.gamecity.org/news/papa-midnight


Papa Sangre II marketing description is available on: https://www.wetransfer.com/downloads/5b47b6e0b64a0088c9a056ca944ce39720131021132843/d3b6fc0964e9f9aac44847a7595567ba20131021132843/4dc43b

Papa Sangre II launch trailer is available on: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Digjr59KqOE

You can talk with Papa Sangre on Twitter directly: www.twitter.com/papasangre

About Somethin Else:

Papa Sangre II is the 3rd audio-only game for mobile released by Somethin’ Else. Previous titles include the BAFTA award winning “The Nightjar” starring Benedict Cumberbatch and the prequel, “Papa Sangre”. Somethin’ Else have also developed the Papa Engine audio technology that powers all their binaural games, which is available to license at www.papaengine.com. The games studio is part of a wider content design agency, which creates content that millions of people watch, listen and play with every day.

About Playground Publishing

Playground Publishing is a joint venture between Japanese mobile content provider MTI Group LTD and Maarten Noyons, Founder and Chairman of the International Mobile Gaming Awards. The company has offices in The Netherlands, Finland and France. Playground seeks to differentiate through investing in unique, engaging and innovative games featuring exceptional storylines, game – play, control mechanics, visuals and audio. Playground says: “We do not publish copies of other games. Our games are always fun, accessible and compelling. We publish across all current platforms with a primary focus on mobile and tablet gaming.” www.plgnd.com


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