By August 19, 2011

Xperia PLAY to showcase new content and functionality at Gamescom 2011


Here is one for you gamers out there. Sony Ericsson shows a strong selection of games from its ever growing ecosystem of over 150 optimised titles for Xperia PLAY at Gamescom in Cologne. As of result of Sony Ericsson’s ever expanding partnerships with top publishers and leading independent studios, Xperia PLAY now offers a broad and compelling portfolio of content including games of all genres and for all types of gamer.

At Gamescom Sony Ericsson is announcing and previewing a selection of new titles from Gameloft, EA’s Need for Speed Hot Pursuit and Dead Space, and the Android premiere of Polarbit’s driving game Reckless Getaway.

Sony Ericsson’s new developer programme “Stand Out” is also starting to bring innovative and award-winning content to Xperia PLAY. As such, Sony Ericsson will be hosting the cream of independent development talent at their booth. Among the titles available to try are Catfish Blue’s Hyperlight, Be-Rad’s Lame Castle and an enhanced new version of They Need To Be Fed from YoYo Games.

“With new games coming to the ecosystem on a daily basis, Xperia PLAY is redefining smartphone gaming. Xperia PLAY is in a whole new category, a unique platform that allows major publishers and independent studios alike to push the boundaries of smartphone gaming and reach new audiences,” said Tim Harrison, Head of Content & Marketing Strategy for Sony Ericsson. “Gamescom provides a fantastic opportunity to show consumers just how far Xperia PLAY has come in a short space of time. And the journey is really only just beginning.”

Some of the Xperia PLAY Android titles announced and showcased this week:

· Dead Space, Need For Speed Hot Pursuit and FIFA12 by EA

· Reckless Getaway, Reckless Racing 2 and Tanks by Polarbit

· Let’s Golf 3 by Gameloft

· Townsmen 6, Guns & Glory WW2 and Clouds and Sheep by HandyGame

· They Need To Be Fed by YoYo Games

· Lame Castle by Be-Rad Entertainment

· Hyperlight by Catfishblues Games

· Diversion and Crazy Snowboard by Ezone PTY LTD

· Gibs & Gore Micronytes

· Protoxide and Battle Boats 3D by Herocraft

· EVAC HD and Radient HD by Hexage

· PewPew 2 by Jean-Francois Geyelin

· Stellar Escape by Orange Agenda

· Jumpy, INC and Meganoid by Orange Pixel

· Death Worm by PlayCreek LLC

· No Gravity by Real Tech VR

· Crusade of Destiny by Divide Arts

· Desert Winds by Southend Interactive


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