Ankh: Curse of the Scarab King Coming to DS September 08
July 24, 2008
ANKH: CURSE OF THE SCARAB KING PROVIDES POCKET SIZED COLORFUL, ADVENTURE ON THE DUSTY STREETS OF CAIRO
POPULAR ACTION RPG GAME RETURNS ON NINTENDO DS
XIDER Games is to release Ankh: Curse of the Scarab King on Nintendo DS. Following the success of the popular PC versions, this fun and colorful adventure will be available to play on DS in September 2008. Travel through ancient Egypt as young Assil, a bold young adventurer trying to save himself from a Mummy’s deadly curse.
Ever the party animal, Assil’s wild ways lead him to break into a pyramid to enjoy an all night party with his friends. However, on disturbing a peaceful, sleeping Mummy he was immediately punished with a lethal curse. Enjoy classic gameplay using the stylus to help Assil discover the remedy and break the curse within 24 hours to avoid his fate.
Feel the sand beneath your feet and the hot sun blazing down from above as your adventures begin in the mysterious land of ancient Egypt. Become immersed in the beautiful and vibrant Egyptian locations, travelling through bustling dusty cities, exotic bazaars and tropical dense undergrowth.
Ankh: Curse of the Scarab King features many colourful and humorous characters, including the lovable delinquent Assil; the Pharaoh, who would rather party than govern; his beautiful daughter Thara; the gossip loving Mummy, George; and Thor, the practical joker. Not all the characters are good natured though; beware of Seth, who enjoys a good ruckus, and Osiris, God of the Underworld.
Providing fun and excitement for players of all ages, Ankh:
Curse of the Scarab King features many engaging puzzles that must be solved in
order to progress. Enjoy and experience the vivid and enchanting surroundings on
your adventure, but don’t forget the task in hand, Assil’s life must be saved
before his time is up!