New Class Of Shooter Hits NDS As Majesco Ships Nanostray 2
March 11, 2008
NEW CLASS OF SHOOTER HITS NDS AS MAJESCO ENTERTAINMENT SHIPS 'NANOSTRAY 2'
Stunning 3D Graphics and Expanded Feature Set Highlight Sought-After Sequel
A challenging new 3D shooter returns to Nintendo DS™ this week as Majesco Entertainment Company (NASDAQ: COOL), an innovative provider of video games for the mass market, today shipped Nanostray 2. Developed by Shin'en, Nanostray 2 combines classic arcade shooting action, spectacular graphics, new game modes and a variety of bosses to keep gamers consistently playing their DS.
"Shin'en has pushed the graphical capabilities of the DS to create an outstanding action shooter that looks as good as it plays," said Gui Karyo, Executive Vice President of Operations, Majesco. "Considering how few shooters are available on DS, Nanostray 2 stands out that much more as a high quality offering that fans of the genre can't afford to miss."
A top-down, sci-fi shooter, Nanostray 2 features six game modes, including two-player co-op, two-player vs, Challenge (with 30+ different missions) and the brand new Simulator (go high-score hunting in four futuristic mini games). With both horizontal and vertical viewpoints that offer more variety between levels, Nanostray 2 also includes multiple control schemes and configurable weapons that are a necessity to defeat the game's 16 formidable bosses and 100 unique enemies. In addition, players can upload their scores via Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection to see how they rank against the best on www.Nanostray2.com.
Nanostray 2 is rated E for Everyone, and is now available for a suggested retail price of $29.99.