With a title that looks like it came out of Mystery Science Theater 3000 or Tales From The Crypt, indy game developer DrinkBox Studios has announced that their PlayStation Vita title Tales From Space: Mutant Blobs Attack
is through with final testing and is on target to make the system's launch next week. The game is set to be released on the North American Playstation Store on February 21st and in supported PAL territories on February 22nd, and will be priced at just $7.99 in North America.
Tales from Space: Mutant Blobs Attack - Official Launch Trailer from Ryan MacLean on Vimeo.
Tales from Space: Mutant Blobs Attack Invades PlayStation®Vita System
Launch Day Availability and Bargain Price Confirmed;
Price Drop and New Bundle for PlayStation®Network Prequel Also Announced
TORONTO, Ontario - February 14, 2012 - Independent developer DrinkBox Studios confirmed today that its PlayStation®Vita handheld entertainment system title Tales from Space: Mutant Blobs Attack is through final testing and on target to make launch. The gameis officially set to be released on the North American PlayStation®Store on February 21, 2012 and in supported PAL territories on February 22. DrinkBox also revealed that the game will be specially priced at just $7.99 in North America.
"We're thrilled to have Mutant Blobs Attack as one of the first PlayStation®Vita downloadable titles, and for us to have hit our day-one launch goal," said Ryan MacLean, CEO of DrinkBox Studios. "Everyone at DrinkBox Studios is super happy with the end product and we decided to sell it for only $7.99. It's a crazy low price point. Insanely low. I'm insane. HUUAGGGGH Backflip!"
In celebration of the release of Mutant Blobs, DrinkBox Studios also revealed that they have created a new premium bundle for the game's PlayStation®3 system predecessor, Tales from Space: About a Blob:
"We're also going to start selling the original About a Blob for $7.99 and a new bundle pack with About a Blob and bunch of DLC for $9.99. I'm crazy for setting these prices, but you'd be crazier for not taking advantage of them. Don't be like me."
The recently released launch trailer for Tales from Space: Mutant Blobs Attack can be viewed at Mutant Blobs Attack Launch Trailer.
For more information, visit the official Mutant Blobs Attack blog at mutantblobsattack.com, follow the game on Twitter @MutantBlob, and like DrinkBox Studios on Facebook.