September 14, 2006
Ignition Entertainment Announces Mercury
Meltdown Remix for the Playstation 2
Popular Mercury Brain-Teaser to Debut on the
Today, Ignition Entertainment, a worldwide
developer and publisher of interactive software, announced that it will publish
the addictive puzzle Mercury Meltdown Remix™ for the PlayStation®2 computer
entertainment system. This title will be the first large screen debut for the
popular franchise, offering more game levels and utmost control utilizing the
DUALSHOCK®2 analog controller.
“Mercury Meltdown Remix for the PS2 brings an
amazing amount of control to the camera and blob by use of both analog sticks on
the dualshock controller. The control is unbelievably intuitive allowing for
full concentration on the mind-tingling levels themselves,” said Paul Robinson,
president of Ignition Entertainment.
Mercury Meltdown is a brain-teasing puzzle game
that challenges players to immerse themselves in a colorful world of sci-fi
machines, crazy characters and bubbling test tubes. Players take control of a
liquid mercury ‘blob’, guiding it around traps, door switches, spikes, moving
floors and other hazardous elements in order to complete the level.
Robinson stated, “The Remix labs contain more
puzzle levels than any previous Mercury title, and with the party games and
bonus features, it creates almost limitless gameplay possibilities.”
- Over 200 thought provoking levels – more than
any previous Mercury title!
- Two never-before seen Labs.
- Awesome specular lighting and special effects
- Dual analog control with Rumble feedback
- State-of-the-art blob physics including normal
mercury, solid, cold and hot forms.
- Freeform game progression.
- Hidden features to unlock.
Mercury Meltdown Remix for the PlayStation
2 system is being developed by Ignition Banbury (UK) and is scheduled to ship in
North America and Europe in November 2006. For more information on Mercury
Meltdown and other exciting titles from Ignition Entertainment, please visit