PRESS RELEASE -
4 October 2000
Creatures Playground - The world's first virtual fairground of fun and
learning for 4 - 8 year olds nominated for BAFTA
Second in Creatures
series for younger fans cartwheels into the stores in time for Christmas
England - Creatures Playground (£14.99), the second in the Creatures
Village range of interactive titles for young players, has been nominated
for a 2000
BAFTA Children's Award by the British Academy of Film and Television
Arts in their 3rd annual Interactive Entertainment Awards.
title, Creatures' younger fans - ages four to eight - will join the Norns,
a cute collection of virtual life creatures, in a unique and open-ended play
experience filled with exciting rides and activities for kids and their Norns.the
software title also boasts lateral thinking activities and fosters responsible
pet care in children. In addition, Creatures Playground is a perfect opportunity
to demonstrate life's fundamental milestones. The CyberLife technology ensures
that the Norns think for themselves and learn from experience. Bold, colourful
graphics invite play and exploration, helping to build children's skills for
unstructured and creative play.
Creatures Playground is a never-ending fairground for children to explore.
Like the first in the series, Creatures Adventures, the fun begins in the
nestery where you hatch your first baby Norn, give it a name and start exploring.
The game offers an huge variety of locations and activities, from dark caves
to an alien space station - from a scary swamp to an exciting funfair with
a build-it-yourself rollercoaster.
wacky carnival activities from Whack-a-Mole and The Big Wheel to Haunted
House and a Space Station!
a roller coaster that your creatures can really ride with the Roller Coaster
your birthday with the Norns - they'll even remember what day it is
of replay - great value!
get a password-protected menu to control sound, program access, "bed
time" & more
great locations that each have up to 5 activities in each!
brand new Norn breeds giving you a choice of 6 different breeds!
- Tons of exciting rides,
activities and games for learning fun!
of scope for creativity with the exciting Mad Labs where you can create
new hairstyles and colour schemes or turn your Norns into a toy car and
much, much more!
those who have already purchased Creatures Adventures, the two games
are designed to link together to offer a giant play area for your Norns! You'll
even get extra bonus areas when you join the games together, including the
Village Square, a print shop and a costume shop as well as extra activities.
PC CD-ROM , Windows® 95/98, Pentium® 233mhz or faster, 4x speed CD-ROM
drive or faster, 16-Bit sound card, 2MB 16-Bit color SVGA display adapter
(800 x 600 resolution minimum), 16MB RAM (32 recommended), 500MB of free hard
| PC CD-Rom