Scholastic Media Launches Three Compilation Game Packs for Nintendo Gaming Platforms
Award winning I SPY® games among selections for holiday
NEW YORK — June 28, 2012 — Scholastic Media, a division of Scholastic Inc., the global children’s publishing, education and media company, today announced the release of three compilation game packs for Nintendo’s gaming platforms: I SPY TWO GAME PACK for Wii™ and I SPY TWO GAME PACK and SMART GAMES FOR KIDS TWO GAME PACK for Nintendo DSTM. Each game pack includes bestselling titles from Scholastic Media’s interactive portfolio; the titles will be available this fall at $19.99 each.
"Families look for and deserve great value and quality when it comes to products for their children," said Deborah Forte, President of Scholastic Media and Executive Vice President of Scholastic Inc. "In that spirit, we are delighted to offer these new gaming compilations featuring some of Scholastic's most enduring and popular brands."
The I SPY TWO GAME PACK for Nintendo DSTM includes two award-winning titles from the popular I SPY franchise – I SPY Fun House and I SPY Universe. Together, the games feature more than 50 riddles and over 200 levels of play for seek-and-find fans of all ages. To escape the topsy-turvy world in I SPY Fun House, players must earn tickets by completing games, riddles, and the ultimate Prize Popper challenge. I SPY Universe takes players on a different kind of puzzle-solving adventure – a trip through the I SPY cosmos. Players unlock new planets and explore the universe while searching for over 400 objects in 36 I SPY riddles and playing six brain-teasing games.
I SPY enthusiasts can continue the brain-teasing fun with over 70 unique riddles and more than 60 interactive mini-games in the I SPY TWO GAME PACK for Wii™. Included in this Game Pack are Ultimate I SPY, the first I SPY game to feature 3D environments, and the chill-inducing I SPY Spooky Mansion. Ultimate I SPY takes players through an eye-popping wonderland where they search above and below objects to solve riddles, puzzles, and mini games. I SPY Spooky Mansion offers thrills and chills with a trip through a haunted mansion. Led by a clever skeleton, players participate in mini-games, brain teasers, scavenger hunts, and 33 I SPY riddles as they try to find their way out of the mansion.
Also for Nintendo DSTM™ is the SMART GAME FOR KIDS TWO GAME PACK, which features My Amusement Park and Digging for Dinosaurs DS games. Kids run their own entertainment venue in My Amusement Park. Players can choose from four different themes building rides, food venues, and special attractions in their park. Digging for Dinosaurs challenges players with a variety of distinctive mini-games that range from simulated paleontological digs to dinosaur battles, all while learning interesting facts about 21 different prehistoric species.
The titles will be distributed by Cokem International. For more information about Scholastic, please visit the media room at mediaroom.scholastic.com.
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