Attack of the Mutant Artificial Trees

Attack of the Mutant Artificial
Trees Ho! Ho! Whoa! Holiday Game Fun!

DALLAS, November 23, 2004 – Blockdot,
a Dallas-based game developer has released a new holiday game called, "Attack of
the Mutant Artificial Trees". The game is a ‘point and shoot’ style game in
which mutated artificial trees burst out of their boxes with sounds like "bah
humbug" and eerie monster groans in their effort to take away your Christmas

Over 75,000 people have played the
game since it was released a week ago.

The game stars one of Santa’s elves
who tries to lend a hand in stopping the mutated artificial trees. Players must
smack the monsters with snowballs. You need quick reflexes and a steady hand to
keep up your Christmas spirit.

The National Christmas Tree
Association sponsored the game and is using the game to educate players on the
positive points of having a real Christmas tree this year.

Between round screens of the game
provide facts on Christmas Trees and the end of the game presents the
opportunity for kids ages 6-16 to win a $5,000-$10,000 scholarship or a trip for
four to two exciting destinations by entering NCTA’s "Help Santa Find the
Perfect Real Tree" national contest.

Players also have the opportunity to
invite their friends to try and beat their score.

The game is family friendly and will
surely get you in the mood for Christmas. Happy holidays!

The games are available as a free
download for PC and Mac OSX, or it can be played online at

Blockdot is a Dallas-based
interactive professional services firm focused on creative marketing solutions
and Advergame development.

Attack of the Mutant Artificial
Trees – Direct links to the game files

Play the Game Online:

About Blockdot and serves as the launching
pad for games created by Blockdot, an award winning creative and technology firm
based in Dallas, Texas. Blockdot creates awarding winning web sites, Advergames
and Viral Marketing campaigns for Fortune 500 companies. Their work has garnered
many awards including Ad:Tech Best Use of New Media Award, Brandweek’s Marketers
of the Next Generation Award, Macromedia’s Site of the Day, SXSW People’s Choice
Award, and several ADDYs. Their game site, rank in the Top 50 Game
Portals on the Internet and generates over 500,000 game plays a day.