February 18, 2010
Studios Announces Blade Kitten for PlayStation Network
Blade Kitten Comic Series Comes
to Life with Downloadable Game this Spring
Based on the “Blade Kitten” comic
book series by creator Steve Stamatiadis, Krome Studios is bringing bounty
hunter Kit Ballard to digital life with the Blade Kitten downloadable videogame.
The action adventure game, developed by Krome Studios, is set for release on the
PlayStation Network from PlayStation 3 in Spring 2010.
“Blade Kitten is a brain child of
mine that originated as a comic series,” said Steve Stamatiadis, Krome
co-founder and creative director, who also created the multi-million selling “TY
the Tasmanian Tiger” series. “Bringing Kit’s anime-inspired universe to life is
a milestone for us, and we’re excited to open her world up to gamers on the
Blade Kitten invites players into
the world of Hollow Wish where they take on the role of Kit Ballard, one of the
best bounty hunters in the business. With her pink hair and tail, Kit is part
cat, part girl – and fully lethal. As one of the last of her species, Kit
commands her unique “Darque Blade” hovering sword to defeat enemies. Also along
for the ride is Skiffy, Kit’s laid-back sidekick who lends a hand in collecting
items, solving puzzles, and when needed, serves as Kit’s protector.
Blade Kitten goes beyond most
downloadable titles to deliver a strong narrative, with high-quality cinematics,
and a colorful, frenetic visual style, that lends to the pick-up-and-play arcade
action. Players will jump right in and easily begin exploring and fighting their
way through 19 levels, including three exploration levels with Noot (a rideable
Blade Kitten will be released as a
two part mini-series available exclusively via digital distribution on the
PlayStation Network from PlayStation 3.
The Blade Kitten trailer and
gameplay will be revealed tonight, Thursday, February 18, exclusively on Game
Trailers TV at 12:30am ET/PT on Spike TV in the US, and shortly after the
episode airs on GameTrailers.com in glorious High Definition.
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