D3Publisher is Off to the Races With Fast-Paced Video Game Action in Turbo: Super Stunt Squad
Inspired by DreamWorks Animation’s original film, Turbo, racing into theaters Summer 2013
LOS ANGELES – February 21, 2013 – D3Publisher (D3P), a publisher and developer of interactive entertainment software, today announced that it will bring the DreamWorks Animation SKG, Inc. (Nasdaq: DWA) animated film, Turbo, to Nintendo’s Wii U™ system, Wii™ system, Nintendo 3DS™ hand-held system and Nintendo DS™ hand-held system, PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system, and the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft. Turbo: Super Stunt Squad will be available on July 16, 2013 to coincide with the domestic theatrical release of the film on July 19, 2013.
Turbo: Super Stunt Squad is a high-velocity action game featuring the super-charged crew of characters from the upcoming film. Each playable character has their own signature street style and tricked-out skills which will come in handy when showing-off and earning respect with jumps, drifts, grinds, flips and other super-cool stunt moves. Expert skills will also prove useful to earn power-ups, customize your character, win competitive challenges and discover shortcuts in the dynamic larger-than-life environments of Turbo’s world.
“Show off your talents of speed and showmanship in pursuit of performing outrageous stunts in Turbo: Super Stunt Squad,” said Peter Andrew, vice president of product development, D3P. “Turbo and his friends display spectacular and customizable abilities that are road-tested for hours of fun and are designed specifically for unique stunt-filled challenges that only this squad can complete.”
About the Game
Turbo: Super Stunt Squad is under development by Monkey Bar Games, a division of Vicious Cycle Software for Xbox 360, PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system, and Wii U and by Torus Games for Wii, Nintendo 3DS and Nintendo DS and is currently rated “RP” (Rating Pending) by the ESRB. For more information on Turbo: Super Stunt Squad, please visit www.d3publisher.us
About the Film
From the makers of Madagascar and Kung Fu Panda, Turbo is a high-velocity 3D comedy about an ordinary snail who dares to dream big - and fast. After a freak accident miraculously gives him the power of super-speed, Turbo kicks his dreaming into overdrive and embarks on an extraordinary journey to achieve the seemingly impossible: competing in most famous auto race in the world. But not everyone thinks this mollusk has the muscle to make it to the winners circle, and it's only with the help of his tricked-out streetwise snail crew that this ultimate underdog proves that no dream is too big, and no dreamer too small.
D3Publisher is a leading worldwide publisher of interactive entertainment software for all platforms, including console and handheld gaming systems, personal computers, smartphones, and tablets. The company also owns development studio Vicious Cycle Software, Inc., and its technology platform, Vicious Engine 2™. For more information about D3Publisher and its products, please visit: www.d3publisher.us
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