Inc., the multi-platform video game developer and publisher, announced
today the release of Aero the Acrobat , exclusively for NintendoÒ
Game Boy Advance, which hits store shelves nationwide this week. This
all-new high-flying action adventure is developed in partnership with
Atomic Planet Entertainment and David Siller, the award-winning
creator, producer, and designer of some of the industry’s most
popular video game character franchises. The game features an ESRB
rating for "Everyone."
for the first time, Aero the Acrobat, one of the biggest platform
character hits of the ‘90s is making his grand debut for the mass
handheld gaming market. As the star of the show, Aero the Acrobat
takes a whole new generation of gaming enthusiasts on a wild and
exciting escapade where fire-breathers, knife-throwers, and crazy
clowns try to fend off Aero’s amazing feats of bravery.
a number one recommended game for kids of all ages to enjoy, Aero the
Acrobat will be a favorite among Game Boy Advance audiences,"
said Joseph Morici, senior vice president of sales and marketing,
Metro3D. "Aero the Acrobat is a proven and successful video game
franchise property whose nostalgic popularity and appeal as a timeless
treasure will surely win the hearts of both new and long-time gamers,
family and friends for years to come."
Aero the Acrobat, players must outmaneuver and outwit the evil wrath
of Edgar Ektor, an eccentric industrialist bent on revenge and
determined to sabotage Aero the Acrobat’s wonderful World of
Amusement and Fun Park life. It’s an all-out circus ride, as Aero
must save the day. Only his bravery and brawn can stand up to the
blasphemous Edgar Ektor as Aero dives through hoops of fire, blasts
out of huge cannons, hangs onto speeding roller coasters, bungee
jumps, barrel rolls, rides through rapids, and more. In this
adventure, no feat dares to be too much for the adrenaline-fueled Aero
the Acrobat. Tons of hidden rooms, secret power-ups and bonus levels
are featured throughout the game to keep players challenged for hours
new installment of Aero the Acrobat preserves all of the best
qualities and heritage of its original predecessors, while introducing
new and enhanced game features, captivating animation and graphics,
and challenging play to capture the best game experience available on
the Nintendo Game Boy Advance," said David Siller. "We’re
sure audiences will agree that this is Aero at his best."
original Aero the Acrobat was created by David Siller in 1990, and
later launched by Sunsoft of America in 1993 for the Super Nintendo
Entertainment System and the Sega Genesis . Aero the Acrobat’s rapid
rise to fame earned it the "Best New Character of the Year"
by Electronic Gaming Monthly, and critical acclaim throughout the
gaming community as one of the hot new video game properties of the
Siller franchise character titles Metro3D expects to debut in the near
future include Aero the Acrobat 2 and Zero the Kamikaze Squirrel ,
both for Nintendo Game Boy Advance.