Two Tribes, the Dutch game developer behind "Worms World Party" for the Nokia
Capcom's "Toki Tori", today announces that it has commenced development on
"Garfield's A Tail
of Two Kitties" for the Nintendo DS portable videogame system. "Garfield's
A Tail of Two Kitties"
sees our favorite feline hunting for lasagna in this platform game for the
"An important consideration for the game design of this game has been to
stay as true to the
Garfield movies as possible in both look and feel." says Collin van Ginkel,
Creative Director at Two
Tribes. "Both screens and the built-in microphone will be used to enhance
gameplay and to ensure a
fresh game experience."
"Garfield's A Tail of Two Kitties" is a platform game which uses 3D
graphics, while the gameplay will
be a combination of 2D and 3D elements. The game is designed for all
ages. "Our target audience is
people who know Garfield from the comics as well as a generally younger
audience that got
introduced to Garfield by the first movie." says Martijn Reuvers, Managing
Director at Two Tribes.
"This, combined with the wide appeal of the Nintendo DS, means we will
cater for both young and
old when creating this game. We therefore chose for an accessible game
design with hidden depth
for the more experienced players."
"Garfield's A Tail of Two Kitties" will be developed for Octagon Entertainment
and published by The
Game Factory. The release of "Garfield's A Tail of Two Kitties" for
the Nintendo DS will coincide with
the release of the second Garfield movie, which is scheduled to be released
More information about "Garfield's A Tail of Two Kitties" for the Nintendo
DS can be found at:
ABOUT TWO TRIBES
Two Tribes is a privately owned company focusing on the development
of games for portable
devices. Since 2000, Two Tribes has been operating from their offices
in the center of the
Two Tribes has been working on a wide range of games for handheld devices.
experience on Game Boy Advance, Nintendo DS, Nokia N-Gage, PocketPC
and countless mobile
phones, Two Tribes possesses a wide knowledge of portable platforms.
Two Tribes has worked with
some of the most prestigious companies in the video game industry, including
Capcom, Nokia, THQ
Wireless and Team17.
More details on past and current projects are available at:
Founded in 1993, Octagon Entertainment, Inc. produces games for the
PC, Sony PlayStation 2,
Nintendo DS and Game Boy Advance. Octagon delivers games on time and
on budget with reduced
cost and risk by utilizing teams with in-genre, on-platform experience.
Octagon’s projects range
from current gen console to handhelds to online, downloadable games.
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