Merscom and National Geographic Launch Plan It Green

April 22, 2009

Merscom and National Geographic
Launch Plan It Green

Environmentally Themed Building
Sim Launches on Earth Day

Merscom and National Geographic
Games announced today’s release of Plan It Green, a building sim that integrates
green technology in a fast paced casual game.

As the Mayor of Greenville, players
have the opportunity to create a green city in Plan It Green. As mayor of your
hometown, you have vowed to bring about a new green future by changing the ways
of the past. You are working with close supporters to restore Greenville to its
former glory and beauty. Watch as Greenville transforms before your eyes as you
build eco-homes, apply green upgrades and bring new clean jobs and industry to
your hometown! Plan It Green is the first game that leverages the resources of
National Geographic, an organization that was green when green wasn’t cool

The first green casual game, Plan It
Green features:

  • Transform Greenville from an
    eyesore, into a beautiful green city!

  • First casual game that leverages
    the knowledge and resources of National Geographic, an organization that was
    green when green wasn’t cool.

  • Hours of gameplay in both campaign
    and free play mode!

  • Improve 8 neighborhoods across 45
    levels!

  • Upgrade your hometown with parks,
    eco-homes and environmental upgrades

  • Build eco-friendly houses, stores
    and businesses

  • Pick the latest eco-upgrades

This is the right product for the
times. Not only is it a fantastic game, but it integrates a theme we all hear
hundreds of times a week,said Kirk Owen, Merscom’s CEO. ‘By working with
National Geographic, we were able to go beyond pop green ideas and make a game
that truly conveys the possibilities of the future.