Myst Arrives on the Nintendo DS
May 13, 2008
Prepare for the Eerie Adventures That Await With the Arrival of Empire Interactive's Myst
The Classic Graphic Adventure Game Ships to a Nintendo DS Near You
Just in time for that much-needed "getaway," Empire Interactive today announced that the newly enhanced version of Myst for Nintendo DS(TM) has shipped to retail stores in North America. The multitude of mazes, mesmerizing Ages, eerie environments, and compelling soundtrack from the original point-and-click adventure will engage fans, new and old, as the addition of the Rime Age and a fresh interface will offer a new experience to all.
Developed by Hoplite Research, LLC, Myst has been seamlessly enhanced and recreated for the DS with carefully re-mastered video and audio. The game's new tools take full advantage of the dual screen, and include a magnifying glass, camera, notebook and map. Players will especially appreciate the clues from their snapshots and diary pages as they take their adventure on-the-go, and will be immersed into the brain-teasing puzzles and breathtaking environments they will encounter while navigating through the memorable worlds of Myst.
"Myst has been an inspiration to game developers and Hollywood writers for some time now," said Karim Farghaly, Vice President of Sales, Empire Interactive. "It will surely continue to inspire everything from video games to hit television shows for years to come, as new generations of gamers begin their mysterious journey on Nintendo DS."
"We took great pleasure in re-creating such a well-known game for DS," said Manny Granillo, President, Hoplite Research, LLC. "Myst already has a dedicated fanbase and they will not be disappointed with the portable version of the original classic adventure."
Myst is rated "E" for "Everyone" by the ESRB, and retails for $29.99. For more information on the game, please visit:http://www.myst-ds.com/