Time to break out the Werther's Originals!
September 27th 2004, Northamptonshire, UK: Oxygen Interactive today confirmed that the latest on the Liquid label - the family-oriented title, Junior Boardgames - will be released on October 22nd.
Junior Boardgames is a collection of traditional family games, set in various parts of the home and garden. Each of the games has stood the test of time and features gameplay relevant to its location and content; for example, a game of battleships is played with toy boats in the bath, whilst dominoes played in the garden sees ladybirds with their spotted backs becoming the playing pieces.
Without any trace of the violence or danger which is so often found in games these days, Junior Boardgames is simply family entertainment for players of all ages; easy to play and fun for everyone.
These classic games can be played solo but are even more fun when played as a family or with a group of friends. With its child-friendly graphics, Junior Boardgames brings traditional family favourites together onto one disc. Priced at a family-friendly ten pounds, everyone from grandparents to young children are sure to enjoy hours of wholesome entertainment!
Headquartered in Northamptonshire, UK, Oxygen Interactive was formed by industry veteran Jim Scott in 2002, and has since recruited a pool of industry talent from both publishing and development backgrounds. Starting with Perfect Ace in 2003, and International Golf Pro in spring 2004, Oxygen has established a growing range of mid-price PlayStation2 titles aimed at casual gamers, with Euro Rally Champion due in September 2004.
Now, under the slogan "More to Play, Less to Pay", it is building a portfolio of impulse-purchase PS2 titles at highly affordable prices, focusing on popular sports and genres. The first of these is Formula Challenge, with a raft of racing and family games to follow.