Rising Star Games

ENCHANTING PLATFORM PUZZLE GAME STORM IN A TEACUP AVAILABLE NOW DIGITALLY ON NINTENDO SWITCH™ WORLDWIDE

Embark on a Magical Journey Through Colourful Levels of Sweet Goodness

LONDON, UK – October 25, 2018 – Videogame publisher Rising Star Games announced today that the magical platform puzzle game from Cobra Mobile, Storm in a Teacup, is available now digitally on the Nintendo Switch™ system on the Nintendo eShop globally. 

Storm in a Teacup takes place in a dream-like world that Cloud, the brother to main character Storm, has created. Players will guide Storm through each level navigating platform jumps, avoiding dangerous enemies, and grabbing sugar cubes and other collectibles to achieve the highest score possible! 

Download Storm in a Teacup launch trailer and assets HEREspaces.hightail.com/receive/NfmGbAB2kr    

Watch the Storm in a Teacup launch trailer HERE: youtu.be/YIig0POBRu0 

Storm in a Teacup Game Features:

•    Simple controls for accessible and enjoyable gameplay 
•    Fiendish puzzles across a multitude of levels
•    Earn stars as you conquer each stage 
•    Easy pick-up-and-play game for players of all ages

Storm in a Teacupis available now digitally for $/€/£2.99 on the Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch™.

Media interested in a review code can email pr@risingstargames.com

For more information on Storm in a Teacup visit the website

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ABOUT COBRA MOBILE
Cobra Mobile is an award-winning international game developer and publisher based in Dundee, Scotland that creates amazing games for Mobile, Messaging, Console and Steam. Cobra has created a wide range of smash-hit games, including Red’ Kingdom, Let's Go Rocket, Let’s Go Drop, Cobi Golf Shots and the totally awesome iBomber game series to name a few. www.cobramobile.com

ABOUT RISING STAR GAMES
Rising Star Games is a privately held video games publisher with a global reach. With operating offices in Europe and USA the company publishes video game entertainment across all gaming platforms from Sony, Microsoft, Nintendo and via Steam. With decades of combined experience and a genuine passion for interactive entertainment, Rising Star Games is proud of its ever-expanding and enormously diverse catalogue of over 130 titles. www.risingstargames.com

MEDIA CONTACTS – Europe

Tyrone Walcott 
tyrone.walcott@risingstargames.com 

LITTLE DRAGONS CAFÉ RELEASES DIGITALLY TODAY ON NINTENDO SWITCH

Digital PlayStation®4 version releases on 24 September, physical retail edition arrives in stores on 28 September

London, UK – 20 September, 2018 –Videogame publisher Rising Star Games announced today that Little Dragons Caféis now available digitally on Nintendo Switch™. The digital release date for the PlayStation®4 version is September 24. The physical retail release for both formats spreads its wings across Europe and beyond on September 28. 

View the launch trailer here: https://youtu.be/Bug0tjKKiO0

Download the latest assets here: http://www.risingstargamesmediabank.com/RVKOBHGCFU

Learn more at: www.littledragonscafegame.com

Adventure is on the menu as you enter an entirely new world fashioned by Yasuhiro Wada, the creator of the Bokujō Monogatari series (published under the names Harvest Moonand Story of Seasonsoutside of Japan).

The story-driven gameplay features a balance of three elements:

Manage your café - Run your own café by preparing tasty dishes, serving your customers, and managing a colourful cast of eccentric staff and visitors.

Explore the world - Discover an entirely new world filled with wildlife, secrets, and dangers while collecting ingredients and recipes to enhance your café menu.

Raise a Dragon - Care for and train your very own dragon as it grows from baby to adult. Explore, hunt, and uncover new areas with your faithful companion.

For more info, follow Rising Star Games on InstagramTwitterFacebook, and visit the official Rising Star Games website.

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ABOUT RISING STAR GAMES
Rising Star Games is a privately held video games publisher with a global reach. With operating offices in Europe and USA the company publishes video game entertainment across all gaming platforms from Sony, Microsoft, Nintendo and via Steam. With decades of combined experience and a genuine passion for interactive entertainment, Rising Star Games is proud of its ever-expanding and enormously diverse catalogue of over 130 titles. www.risingstargames.com

“PlayStation” is a registered trademark of Sony Interactive Entertainment Inc.

© 2018 Nintendo

MEDIA CONTACTS

Stuart O’Brien

Mimram Media Ltd

+44 (0)7732 114 067

Stuart.Obrien@mimrammedia.com

CREATE A SHIELD FOR THE UPCOMING DECAY OF LOGOS!

Have your design included in the action RPG title from Amplify Creations and Rising Star Games

London, UK – 21 August 2018– Videogame publisher Rising Star Games, in partnership with Amplify Creations, has launched a competition for its eagerly-anticipated action/adventure RPG Decay of Logos.

Scheduled for release in Spring 2019 for PS4, Switch, Xbox One and PC, the multi-format Decay of Logos from Amplify Creations focuses on a girl on a journey with her companion, a mystical Elk.

It is an immersive action/adventure third-person RPG influenced by European folklore and by J. R. R. Tolkien’s high fantasy.

The gameplay focuses heavily on player-centric exploration with minimal hand-holding, challenging combat and resource management.

Rising Star Games and Amplify Creations has today launched a competition, inviting gamers to design a shield for the main character for a chance to be included in the game.

Two winners will have their designs added to the game – one will be judged by Amplify Creations for Best Design and Most Creative Design.

The second winner will be selected by an open vote by gamers.

Entries can be posted to the Decay of Logos Facebook page athttps://www.facebook.com/DecayOfLogos/.

The closing date is September 14th, with winners announced on September 25th.

More Details:www.risingstargames.com/eu/dol-design-a-shield-competition

T&Cs:www.risingstargames.com/eu/dol-terms-and-conditions

ABOUT RISING STAR GAMES
Rising Star Games is a privately held video games publisher with a global reach. With operating offices in Europe and USA the company publishes video game entertainment across all gaming platforms from Sony, Microsoft, Nintendo and via Steam. With decades of combined experience and a genuine passion for interactive entertainment, Rising Star Games is proud of its ever-expanding and enormously diverse catalogue of over 130 titles.www.risingstargames.com

ABOUT AMPLIFY CREATIONS
Headquartered in Portugal, Amplify Creations is a self-funded and independent software organisation founded by video game and visual effects professionals, passionate about creating anything from innovative computer graphics technology to groundbreaking new video games.http://amplify.pt

MEDIA CONTACTS

Lisa Carter
Mimram Media
+44 (0)7970 164201
lisa.carter@mimrammedia.com

RED’S KINGDOM THE NUTTY PUZZLE ADVENTURE GAME OUT NOW ON NINTENDO SWITCH™

Digital release today for the colourful and clever puzzle action game

London, UK – 16 August 2018 –Videogame publisher Rising Star Games, in partnership with multi-award winning studio Cobra Mobile, announced today that Red’s Kingdom is now available for Nintendo Switch™ via Nintendo eShop, with an SRP of £8.99/€9.99. 

Red’s Kingdom is a single-player adventure puzzle game for all ages. Mad King Mac has kidnapped your father and stolen your golden nut! Solve puzzles and battle goons as you explore and battle your way through the kingdom. 

Discover hidden treasure, collect nuts, solve cunning environmental puzzles and unlock special powers which allow you to explore deeper into the vast game world. You’ll explore amazing and unique areas where there’s always something new to discover.

Media interested in receiving a review code should email stuart.obrien@mimrammedia.comto request a copy. 

Red’s KingdomFeatures

  • Touch screen control support in Handheld mode on Nintendo Switch™ 

  • Colourful single-player adventure with clever puzzles to solve

  • A vast kingdom to explore, packed with secrets

  • Metroidvania-stylings: unlock special powers that allow deeper access into the realm

  • Battle goons, make new friends and defeat Mad King Mac!

Watch the Red’s KingdomTrailerherehttps://youtu.be/fR8_xqET_fM

Download the Red’s Kingdom asset pack, with screenshots, artwork and trailer: http://www.risingstargamesmediabank.com/redkingdomswitch 

Developed by Cobra Mobile and published digitally by Rising Star Games,Red’s Kingdomis available now for Nintendo Switch™ via Nintendo eShop, with an SRP of £8.99/€9.99. 

For more information follow Cobra Mobile on Twitter, and follow Rising Star Games on InstagramTwitterFacebook, or visit the official Rising Star Games website.

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ABOUT COBRA MOBILE
Cobra Mobile is an award-winning international game developer and publisher based in Dundee, Scotland that creates amazing games for Mobile, Messaging, Steam and Console. Cobra has created a wide range of smash-hit games, including the totally awesome iBomber game series, Red's Kingdom, Let's Go Rocket, Cobi Arrows, Cobi Golf Shots, Storm in a Teacup and LEGO Star Wars: Micro Fighters to name a few. www.cobramobile.com

 
ABOUT RISING STAR GAMES
Rising Star Games is a privately held video games publisher with a global reach. With operating offices in Europe and USA the company publishes video game entertainment across all gaming platforms from Sony, Microsoft, Nintendo and via Steam. With decades of combined experience and a genuine passion for interactive entertainment, Rising Star Games is proud of its ever-expanding and enormously diverse catalogue of over 130 titles. www.risingstargames.com 

© 2018 Nintendo

MEDIA CONTACTS 

Stuart O’Brien
Mimram Media
+44 (0)7732 114 067
stuart.obrien@mimrammedia.com

BELOVED PUZZLE ADVENTURE RED’S KINGDOM COMING SOON TO NINTENDO SWITCH™

Fan-favourite nutty puzzle game scheduled for release on August 16

London, UK – 02 August 2018 –Videogame publisher Rising Star Games announced today that Red’s Kingdom will release digitally for Nintendo Switch™ on August 16, across the globe. 

Developed by multi award-winning studio Cobra Mobile, Red’s Kingdom is a single-player adventure puzzle game for all ages. Mad King Mac has kidnapped your father and stolen your golden nut! Solve puzzles and battle goons as you explore and battle your way through the kingdom. 

Discover hidden treasure, collect nuts, solve cunning environmental puzzles and unlock special powers which allow you to explore deeper into the vast game world. You’ll explore amazing and unique areas where there’s always something new to discover.

Media interested in receiving a review code should email stuart.obrien@mimrammedia.comto request a copy. 

Red’s KingdomFeatures

  • Touch screen control support in Handheld mode on Nintendo Switch™ 

  • Colourful single-player adventure with clever puzzles to solve

  • A vast kingdom to explore, packed with secrets

  • Metroidvania-stylings: unlock special powers that allow deeper access into the realm

  • Battle goons, make new freiends and defeat Mad King Mac!

Watch the Red’s KingdomTrailerherehttps://youtu.be/fR8_xqET_fM

Download the Red’s Kingdom asset pack, with screenshots, artwork and trailer: http://www.risingstargamesmediabank.com/redkingdomswitch 

Developed by Cobra Mobile and published digitally by Rising Star Games,Red’s Kingdomreleases on Nintendo Switch™ via Nintendo eShop on August 16, with an SRP of £8.99/€9.99. 

For more information follow Cobra Mobile on Twitter, and follow Rising Star Games on InstagramTwitterFacebook, or visit the official Rising Star Games website.

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ABOUT COBRA MOBILE
Cobra Mobile is an award-winning international game developer and publisher based in Dundee, Scotland that creates amazing games for Mobile, Messaging, Steam and Console. Cobra has created a wide range of smash-hit games, including the totally awesome iBomber game series, Red's Kingdom, Let's Go Rocket, Cobi Arrows, Cobi Golf Shots, Storm in a Teacup and LEGO Star Wars: Micro Fighters to name a few. www.cobramobile.com

 
ABOUT RISING STAR GAMES
Rising Star Games is a privately held video games publisher with a global reach. With operating offices in Europe and USA the company publishes video game entertainment across all gaming platforms from Sony, Microsoft, Nintendo and via Steam. With decades of combined experience and a genuine passion for interactive entertainment, Rising Star Games is proud of its ever-expanding and enormously diverse catalogue of over 130 titles. www.risingstargames.com 

© 2018 Nintendo

MEDIA CONTACTS 

Lisa Carter
Mimram Media
+44 (0)7970 164 201
lisa.carter@mimrammedia.com

Holy Potatoes! A Weapon Shop?! coming soon to PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch digital stores

Fan-favourite management and simulation game arrives on PlayStation®4 July 10 and Nintendo Switch™ on July 12 complete with bonus content!

London, UK – 5 July, 2018 – Videogame publisher Rising Star Games announced today that Holy Potatoes! A Weapon Shop?!,the first title in the beloved Holy Potatoes!series, will release digitally on PlayStation®4 on July 10,and on July 12 for Nintendo Switch™. Holy Potatoes! A Weapon Shop?! is a management and simulation game whereplayers own and manage their very own weapon shop, and work toward expanding their business throughout the entire potato universe. 

As a true chip off the old spud, take charge of your granddad's weapon shop and turn it into the place to be for hard-boiled adventurers. Employ eager smiths to craft hundreds of weapons, then sell them to any heroic spud you like. Peel off the profits to buy more materials, find relics and enchantments on your travels, train up your smiths and then do it all over again! The better your weapons, the better your reputation becomes... keep it up and soon enough, you'll have a shop that is the cream of the crop!

Holy Potatoes! A Weapon Shop?!Features

·      Includes the bonus adventure Spud Tales: Journey To Olympuscompletely free, no hassel(back)!

·      Dive into a hilarious potato world and take control of your own weapon shop, employing over 30 smiths to cook up the best weapons you can

·      Craft hundreds of unique weapons, training up your smiths to make better swords, axes and bows that'll bring in bigger wedges of cash

·      Explore the world for materials, relics and enchantments, then use them to research and build valuable weapon types

·      Meet over 20 spudified versions of legendary pop-culture icons!

·      Features music by Kimura Masahiko, the legendary composer behind the scores for the Genso Suikoden and Castlevania series

Watch the Holy Potatoes! A Weapon Shop?! Trailer here

Download the Holy Potatoes! A Weapon Shop?! asset pack, with new screenshots and the new trailer here.

Developed by Daylight Studios and published digitally by Rising Star Games,Holy Potatoes! A Weapon Shop?!is coming to PlayStation®4 and Nintendo Switch™ digital stores on July 10 and July 12 respectively, with an SRP of around €14.99/£14.99. The game is available in English, French, German, Spanish and Russian.

For more information follow Daylight Studios onTwitterand Discord, and follow Rising Star Games on InstagramTwitterFacebook, and visit the official Rising Star Games website.

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ABOUT DAYLIGHT STUDIOS
Daylight studios is a Singapore-based game development company founded in 2011, formed with a passion for creative innovation in game design. After producing and publishing games such as Reign of Heroes, Hisho Collection Mall Empire, Spirit Horizon, and Swords of Fate for mobile devices, Daylight Studios developed their popular PC series, Holy Potatoes! With three Holy Potatoes! PC titles currently under their belt, Daylight Studios is continuing to expand the Holy Potatoes! IP and is beginning to bring their games to new platforms such as the Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4.
 
ABOUT RISING STAR GAMES
Rising Star Games is a privately held video games publisher with a global reach. With operating offices in Europe and USA the company publishes video game entertainment across all gaming platforms from Sony, Microsoft, Nintendo and via Steam. With decades of combined experience and a genuine passion for interactive entertainment, Rising Star Games is proud of its ever-expanding and enormously diverse catalogue of over 130 titles. www.risingstargames.com 

“PlayStation” is a registered trademark of Sony Interactive Entertainment Inc.

© 2018 Nintendo

Harvest Moon: Light of Hope Special Edition from Rising Star Games and Natsume available today for Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4

Latest Release In Beloved Farming and Life-sim Franchise Includes Co-Op Play, A New Marriageable Candidate and Story Content, Plus HaystacksMore!

Global videogame publisher Rising Star Games, in partnership with Natsume Inc., a worldwide developer and publisher of family-oriented video games, today releasesHarvest Moon: Light of Hope Special Editionon Nintendo Switch™ and PlayStation®4 across Europe and beyond.

View the Harvest Moon: Light of Hope Special Edition trailer here.

Download the press kit here.

The arrival of the latest game in the much-loved series marks 20 years since the first Harvest Moon title was released in Europe, with Harvest Moon: Light of Hope Special Editioneagerly-awaited by the army of fans of the franchise around the world. The latest release in the franchise speaks to the series’ storied history with a brand new “retro plus” visual style that will bathe gamers in a fuzzy glow of nostalgia, while bringing the series’ gameplay mechanics absolutely up to date with streamlined controls, intuitive menuing and much more.

Appearing for the first time in a Harvest Moon game is two-player cooperative gameplay via Soleil, the gem sprite, who can be controlled by a secondary player for cooperative farming and adventuring. And more exciting still, a Season Pass is also available to players who wish to enhance their experience even further with each of the four planned DLC releases.

Harvest Moon: Light of Hope Special Editionis available now digitally via first-party stores, and also as a physical release at selected retailers across Europe and beyond. In addition, a limited run of a deluxe release, Harvest Moon: Light of Hope Collector’s Editionis also available. The Collector’s Edition contains all of the exciting content of the Special Edition, but also includes the full Season Pass, a hot drinks mug, a tote bag and a selection of pin badges, all lavishly presented in a barn-shaped presentation case. Harvest Moon Light of Hope Collector’s Editionis available for PlayStation®4 and Nintendo Switch™.

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About Harvest Moon

2017 marked the 20th Anniversary of the beloved farming/life simulation franchise, Harvest Moon. The game first released in North America in 1997, and has continued to see a steady rise of popularity and players, making it one of today's most beloved franchises. Harvest Moon is revered for being a non-violent, family-oriented game for everyone, and there have been more than 30 games released in the series. A full history of the games in the franchise can be seen here: http://www.natsume.com/current_game/games/hm20th/index.html  

Players can follow the latest news for all of the beloved Natsume franchises at www.natsume.com and by scooping all of the latest Natsume updates, contests, screen shots and more at www.natsume.com/facebook and www.twitter.com/natsume_inc . 

About Natsume Inc.

Natsume Inc. is a worldwide developer and publisher that specialize in unique and family-oriented interactive entertainment software for a variety of platforms. Most known for publishing Reel Fishing and Harvest Moon, Natsume is dedicated to producing quality video games.  For more information about Natsume Inc. visit www.natsume.com

About Rising Star Games

Rising Star Games is a privately held video games publisher with a global reach. With operating offices in Europe and USA the company publishes video game entertainment across all gaming platforms from Sony, Microsoft, Nintendo and via Steam. With decades of combined experience and a genuine passion for interactive entertainment, Rising Star Games is proud of its ever-expanding and enormously diverse catalog of over 130 titles. www.risingstargames.com

“PlayStation” is a registered trademark of Sony Interactive Entertainment Inc.

Retro-futuristic racer Trailblazers now available on PS4 & PC

Exhilarating Arcade Racer Also Available on Xbox One Tomorrow

Aliens across the galaxy, start your rocket engines! Trailblazers, the revolutionary co-op arcade racing game, is now available for PlayStation®4 and via Steam for £29.99. Trailblazerswill be available tomorrow on Xbox One priced the same. 

Experience vibrant visuals, mesmerizing track designs, and the scorching sensation of speed where players use the on-track game mechanic of painting the track to create boosting lanes for each team. Racing together in teams of up to three racers, gamers will cover key areas of the racing line as well as painting over opponents’ painted paths to gain the advantage. 

Racers who drive with flair and style will also amass skill points to blaze their way to victory!

Download the launch trailer for Trailblazers here.

Watch the launch trailer for Trailblazers here.

Download Trailblazerspress assets here.

TrailblazersGameplay Features: 

•    Innovative Paint and Boost Racing: Introducing a unique paint and boost game mechanic, racers paint the track to create custom speed boosting lanes innovating the racing genre with new strategic gameplay. 
•    Scenic Tracks:In the race for glory, players will scorch their way through mountain ranges, lush forests and arid desert valleys in Trailblazers.
•    Diverse Characters: Each driver plays a vital role in the racing community and together they unfold the story of the Trailblazersworld, each having a specific role and style of driving.
•    Futuristic Fleet:Players can choose from a showroom of the fastest race cars in the galaxy, each with customized stats to fit every play style and track type.
•    A Musical Feast:Enjoy the retro-futuristic soundtrack that fits perfectly with the visual aesthetic of the game, aural soundscapes from the officially licensed soundtrack featuring artists like; Skope, Derevolutions, A.Skillz and more.
•    Award Winning Artist:Gorgeous Trailblazersartwork designed by BAFTA award-winning artist Will Milton.
•    Campaign Mode:Multiplayer thrills and single-player challenges
•    Multiplayer Mayhem: Players can experience the blistering high-speed action with up to six players online, or locally via split-screen for up to four local players with additional online or CPU-controlled challengers.
•    Cross-platform play: Team-up or face-off across the platform divide! 

Developed by Supergonk and published digitally by Rising Star Games, Trailblazersis now available on Playstation®4 and PC, and will be available on May 9 across the Xbox One family of devices.

Keep your engines fueled up and ready for more incoming information by following on InstagramTwitterFacebook, or visit the official Trailblazers website.
  
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ABOUT SUPERGONK
Supergonk is an exciting new independent game developer, located in the vibrant creative hub of Guildford, UK. It is formed of industry veterans with over 10 years of top-flight game development expertise at studios such as Codemasters, Bizarre Creations and Lionhead. Supergonk creates extremely high-quality indie racing titles, and prides itself on creating innovative new experiences and never-before-seen game mechanics. www.supergonk.co.uk
 
ABOUT RISING STAR GAMES
Rising Star Games is a privately held video games publisher with a global reach. With operating offices in Europe and USA the company publishes video game entertainment across all gaming platforms from Sony, Microsoft, Nintendo and via Steam. With decades of combined experience and a genuine passion for interactive entertainment, Rising Star Games is proud of its ever-expanding and enormously diverse catalogue of over 130 titles. www.risingstargames.com

“PlayStation” is a registered trademark of Sony Interactive Entertainment Inc.
 
MEDIA CONTACTS - Europe

Stuart O'Brien – Mimram Media
stuart.obrien@mimrammedia.com
+44 (0) 7732 114 067