SPEED TO THE FINISH LINE TODAY AS D3PUBLISHER AND CARTOON NETWORK ENTERPRISES LAUNCH BEN 10TM GALACTIC RACING
First Racing Game Ever for the Multi-Million Unit Selling Franchise
LYON, FRANCE – 25 November 2011 – D3Publisher (D3P), a publisher and developer of interactive entertainment software, and Cartoon Network Enterprises (CNE) today announced BEN 10 Galactic Racing is now available across EMEA and Australasia on the Nintendo DS™ system, Wii™ system from Nintendo, Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft and PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system. BEN 10 Galactic Racing will also be available on the Nintendo 3DS™ system early 2012. The game is also currently under development for the PlayStation®Vita handheld entertainment system, planned for release in 2012, and will take advantage of many features the platform has to offer.
The first racing game in the multi-million unit selling BEN 10 franchise, BEN 10 Galactic Racing allows fans to enjoy a BEN 10 multiplayer experience like never before. Players will be able to compete in several epic races as some of their favorite characters from the BEN 10 series, including Ben, Kevin or one of 13 aliens. They’ll zoom through more than 25 exhilarating and challenging Grand Prix tracks in a race to the finish line!
Each character in BEN 10 Galactic Racing has special abilities they can use on the track, and Ben can transform into different aliens mid-race. In addition to the wide selection of Grand Prix tracks, players can choose from more than 30 karts, each with its own unique handling abilities.
BEN 10 Galactic Racing lets players use offensive and defensive attacks themed to each character’s abilities as well as unique Omni-Node Pick-Ups, including a special Ultimate power that unleashes a super-charged, race-changing boost of speed, for those who fall too far behind. Players can race with or against friends in any of the various game modes where up to four players can compete on the same screen at one time. These modes also allow players to win Galactic Grand Prix trophies from each of the circuits or race their favorite tracks in an attempt to set record-breaking times in Time Trials mode.
BEN 10 Galactic Racing introduces the character Fasttrack, one of Ben’s new aliens making his video game debut on Xbox 360, the Wii™ system from Nintendo, PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system and the Nintendo 3DS™. Nintendo DS™ players can play as Diamondhead, another popular alien hero from the series, who uses one of his mighty fists to shoot shards to block other racers!
BEN 10 Galactic Racing for Nintendo DS™ is developed by Tantalus. All other versions are developed by Monkey Bar Games. For more information on BEN 10 Galactic Racing, please visit: http://www.namcobandaigames.eu