For immediate release
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (February 25, 2010) - The game producer Icon Games, responsible for hits like "Virtual Marbles" and "Carioca Detective", unveiled it's latest title: "Snail Racers" awarded first place at the Independent Game Festival on 2008 Brazilian Games Simposium (SBGames).
In "Snail Racers", the player controls a charming snail, participating on a series of races to find out who's the fastest snail in the planet!
The game has captivating characters, who during the races can use weapons and traps to try to stop their opponents to win the race.
Some game features:
- <*>12 different tracks to run.*> <*>2 simultaneous local players, with horizontal split screen.*> <*>3 game modes: time trial, single race and championship!*> <*>5 racers (2 unlocked at start) with their own properties.*> <*>3 championships, and the possibility to create your own!*> <*>Possibility to run WITH or WITHOUT power-ups on the tracks, changing radically the way to play!*> <*>Joystick support, including XBOX 360 joysticks with vibration support.*> <*>Game completely in English and Portuguese.*>
The game was presented on 'Rio Game Show' in 2009, on the Noble Room on Convention Center SulAmerica, being a complete success with the public, can already be download directly from Icon Games website, both in the demo and full versions, in the URL http://www.icongames.com.br/snailracers-en.htm
Configuration - System requirements: PC with 700Mhz processador, 256Mb RAM and 3D video card with 64mb of memory, compatible with Direct-X 7 or Direct-X 9, 60Mb of free hard disk space, Windows 98/ME/2000/XP/Vista.