LOS ANGELES, CA (April 23, 2012) – Leading casual game developer and publisher, Legacy Interactive, announced today that Criminal Minds is now available online and in retail stores. The game is licensed by CBS Consumer Products.
Join the FBI’s Behavioral Analysis Unit, an elite team of criminal profilers, as they analyze the twisted minds of unknown perpetrators. Scour crime scenes for clues, interview witnesses and suspects, and carefully analyze evidence to focus on the criminal, not the crime. Blending light adventure game play with exciting hidden object searches, players can now keep persistent inventory as they crack each puzzle, solving diverse mini-games and puzzles smoothly integrated into each case. Play as each member of the team using their own area of expertise to pinpoint where the predator will strike next on the map.
“Criminal Minds is one of television’s most popular shows, and with good reason. We are very pleased to be bringing the beloved franchise to the casual gaming audience,” says Ariella Lehrer, CEO of Legacy Interactive. “The graphic quality and inventive storylines will be faithful to the show, and I’m sure that will delight our customers and fans of the show alike.”
Master over 80 puzzles with familiar characters from the show, including agents Hotch, Morgan, Rossi and Reid. The game includes 2 original cases - “A Dying Art” and “No Spark” - and over 6 hours of gameplay. Criminal Minds provides captivating storylines and puzzling challenges that are sure to entertain long time fans of the show and casual gamers alike.
About Legacy Interactive
Legacy Games is a leading developer and publisher of casual games on PC, Mac, Mobile, and Facebook platforms. Entertaining customers since 1998, the company has established a reputation for developing intelligent, realistic, and engaging games for a broad, mass-market audience. Located in Los Angeles, Legacy has introduced new interactive genres, including games based on iconic TV dramas such as Twilight Zone, Murder She Wrote, Ghost Whisperer, Criminal Minds, Psych, Law & Order, and House M.D. Licensing partners include CBS, NBC Universal, Paramount, BBC, and A&E. Through Legacy's game platform at www.legacygames.com, customers can play hundreds of games from both Legacy as well as its international developer partners. Legacy's games are distributed worldwide, in more than 15 languages, through both retail and digital channels. The Company’s corporate website is at www.legacyinteractive.com.
About CBS Consumer Products
CBS Consumer Products manages worldwide licensing and merchandising for a diverse slate of television brands and series from CBS, CBS Television Studios and CBS Television Distribution, as well as from the company's extensive library of titles, Showtime and CBS Films. Additionally, the group oversees online sales of programming merchandise. For more information, visit www.cbsconsumerproducts.com.