Majesco Entertainment Wants to Hear the Crowd Roar With Hulk Hogan’s Main Event Available Today Only on Kinect for Xbox 360
Hulkamaniacs of all ages are guaranteed over-the-top fun in their living room ring
EDISON, N.J. – October 11, 2011 – Majesco Entertainment Company (NASDAQ: COOL), an innovative provider of video games for the mass market, announced today the first full-body motion wrestling game, Hulk Hogan’s Main Event, is available now only on Kinect™ for Xbox 360®! Transform your living room into a wrestling ring and train with Hulk Hogan as he schools you on the best jaw-dropping moves and stunts to win over the crowd and defeat your opponent in spectacular style.
“Hulkamaniacs everywhere should get off the couch and rule the ring with Hulk Hogan’s Main Event, where I’m going to teach you all to perform for the crowd and compete in the ring as wrestling superstars,” said Hulk Hogan.
Wrestling icon, TNA’s IMPACT WRESTLING Superstar, and global sensation Hulk Hogan serves as your mentor and trainer helping build your wrestling personality while teaching you the art of showmanship. Entertain cheering fans with punishing combos and brutal stunts like the chair hit that will knock your opponent out of the ring. The crazier and wilder your motions, the more high-impact your wrestling performance will be!
“We are bringing the world of pro-wrestling to life with this dynamic and fun, full-body wrestling game,” said Jesse Sutton, CEO, Majesco Entertainment. “We can’t wait for Hulk fanatics to get their hands on this game and be schooled by arguably the most well-known wrestler in the world–the Hulkster!”
Additional Hulk Hogan’s Main Event features include:
Create your king of the ring by choosing from different body types, faces, hair styles, tattoos, gear and more.
Choose from nine thrilling venues including the Backyard, Uprising and Inferno stadium.
Xbox LIVE® Leaderboards showcase ‘Stunt of the Day’ and ‘All Time Best Stunts’ from players nationwide.
Multiple Gameplay Modes extend the challenge:
o Campaign: Work your way from backyard matches to the big stage while keeping the crowd on their feet.
o Head-to-Head: Take turns delivering punishing combos with help from a friend.
o Quick Stunt: Practice any extreme stunt before primetime in the ring.
o Hardcore: Fight tough-to-beat opponents under the extreme difficulty setting.
o Tutorial: Learn basic moves and special stunts to win the match.
o Replay Highlights: Relive your best stunts in slow motion to revel in your glory days.
Developed by Panic Button LLC and rated T for Teen, Hulk Hogan’s Main Event only on Kinect for Xbox 360 is now available for the suggested retail price of $49.99. To watch the launch trailer and find out more, please visit http://www.hulkhogansmainevent.com/.
About Hulk Hogan
From the moment he first stepped into a wrestling ring, Hulk Hogan changed the face of sports-entertainment forever. With his 24-inch pythons and unrivaled charisma that sparked the “Hulkamania” phenomenon, Hogan helped turn wrestling into must-see theater and took the industry to heights never before imagined. During his heyday, Hogan’s popularity with fans bordered on fanaticism, and, even today, he is one of the most recognizable people in the world. A 12-time World Champion in the ring, Hogan was dominant through the 1980s and 1990s, and he enjoyed a career pinnacle later in the ‘90s, as he led the controversial New World Order (nWo) in its attempt to take over WCW. A 2005 inductee into the WWE Hall of Fame, Hulk Hogan is one of the greatest superstars to ever lace up boots, and his impact on sports-entertainment is second to none. Hulk Hogan made an epic return to the world of professional wrestling when he joined Total Non-Stop Action Wrestling (TNA) in January of 2010. TNA is the #1 wrestling company in the world, and their weekly show, IMPACT WRESTLING, on Spike TV is an especially strong performer with young men.
About TNA Wrestling
Total Nonstop Action (TNA) Wrestling is the world’s most innovative experience in professional wrestling, airing in over 120 countries worldwide. Join Hulk Hogan, Ric Flair, Rob Van Dam, AJ Styles, Kurt Angle, Sting, the lovely and lethal TNA Knockouts and the no-limits X-Division for “IMPACT WRESTLING” every Thursday night at 9:00 pm ET/PT on SPIKE TV.
For more information on IMPACT WRESTLING, visit www.IMPACTWRESTLING.com.
TNA Entertainment, LLC is a privately held company headquartered in Nashville, Tenn.
About Majesco Entertainment Company
Majesco Entertainment Company is a provider of video games for the mass market. Building on more than 20 years of operating history, the company is focused on developing and publishing a wide range of casual and family oriented video games on all leading console and handheld platforms as well as online, social networks and mobile devices. Product highlights include Zumba® Fitness, Cooking Mama™, Alvin and the Chipmunks, and Hulk Hogan’s Main Event. The company’s shares are traded on the Nasdaq Stock Market under the symbol: COOL. Majesco is headquartered in Edison, NJ with offices in San Francisco, CA, Bristol, UK, and a social games development studio in Foxboro, MA. More info can be found online at www.majescoentertainment.com or on Twitter at www.twitter.com/majesco.
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