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  PURE CHESS TAKES ITS NEW DLC TO EASTER ISLAND!
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11/13/2012
 


[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]

13/11/2012: Independent developer VooFoo Studio’s and publisher Ripstone are excited to announce the release of the new Pure Chess® DLC; the Pure Chess® Easter Island set .

Developed with the aid of a chess Grandmaster Pure Chess® is a classic strategy board game. With a series of interactive game modes, various tutorials and stunning graphics, the title allows anyone from beginners to International Masters looking to move up a rank the chance to take part and develop their skills.

The Pure Chess® Easter Island chess set is inspired by the mysterious Moai of Easter Island, Polynesia. These head-like, monolithic chess pieces have been beautifully crafted, bringing the Moai not only to life - but to the chess board. Download now and start playing Pure Chess®, Easter Island style!

For just £1.59 in the UK, €1.99 in EU and $2.49 in the US, you too can experience your own Polynesian escape to allow your inner grandmaster to play at its best.

To view the new screenshots: http://bit.ly/ZuwBwE

For more information about the game, take a look at the Pure Chess site: www.purechess.com 

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About VooFoo

VooFoo Studios is an independent UK based video games developer, founded in 2007 by a small team of experienced industry professionals. Utilising its own proprietary cutting edge technology, VooFoo's first game, the critically acclaimed Hustle Kings, was released for PlayStation®3 in 2009, reaching the top of the PSN charts and earning VooFoo nominations for two highly coveted Develop Awards. More recently, VooFoo have gone on to release Hustle Kings on PlayStation®Vita, and the visually stunning Pure Chess on both platforms.

For more information on VooFoo Studios and its games, please visit the official website at http://www.voofoostudios.com/

About Ripstone

Ripstone is an independent UK based games publisher specialising in digital distribution.

Founded in 2011 by two experienced Sony Computer Entertainment producers and the two founders of Optimum Releasing, the company has created a unique business model from which to launch a series of video games by partnering with elite games development teams throughout Europe.

Ripstone’s ethos is built on honesty, integrity and trust: founded with the knowledge that games are evolving at an ever increasing speed, and that what is a niche market today could easily become tomorrow’s key business opportunity.

Visit http://www.ripstone.com for more information.

 

 
   
   
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