Vibrant Characters and Crazy Mysteries in Colorful New Adventure Game for Wii and DS

September 17, 2008

Vibrant Characters and Crazy
Mysteries in Colorful New Adventure Game for Wii and DS

Runaway: The Dream of the Turtle
due for release in November

Runaway: The Dream of the Turtle,
the latest installment in the internationally successful adventure series, is
due for release on Nintendo Wii and DS in November 2008 by Ascaron and Focus
Home Interactive. With over one million PC players worldwide, the wacky
adventures of Brian and Gina will now be available for Wii and DS owners,
providing engaging and fun packed adventure for all ages.

Brian Basco, a former science
student, and his girlfriend, Gina Timmins, are enjoying a relaxing holiday in
Hawaii. On a visit to Tiki Falls their plane crashes into the jungle, leaving
them uninjured but separated. As they desperately try to find each other their
thrilling adventures begin. Traveling to the four corners of the globe, they
come face to face with soldiers, pirates, spies, surfers and even aliens.

Stunning graphics, mind bending
puzzles, bamboozling riddles, great humor and a superb soundtrack are all on
offer to players as they help Brian on his quest to find Gina. Over one hundred
different exotic locations, including the ruins of The Temple of Tiki, the
beautiful Luana Beach and the cascading Tiki waterfalls, provide the backdrop
for this truly unique adventure.

On Nintendo Wii
Players can use the Wii Remote to enjoy Point & Click gameplay, exploring
the 100 different humorous and vibrant locations. Unique 3D and 2D graphics and
animated sequences bring the game to life, enhancing the interaction between the
player and the world of Runaway: The Dream of the Turtle. The interactive help
section on the Wii also provides a useful new feature to assist with more
difficult puzzles.

On Nintendo DS
The DS version of Runaway: The Dream of the Turtle features detailed
environments for the player to explore using the stylus, such as tropical
jungles and arctic wastelands. An intuitive zoom system offers excellent
visibility when exploring these settings, so players can truly immerse
themselves in the vivid surroundings. The DS double-screen and optimized
navigation system allows players to switch from the inventory to the game screen
at any time, while an integrated help system assists the player to solve the
most difficult puzzles.