In their pre-toy fair press release, Screenlife celebrates the 10th anniversary of ‘Scene It?’ with their announcement of 2012 ‘Scene It?’ games, ‘Scene It? Star Wars’ and ‘Scene It? Movie Night’. Both games feature the high quality and trivia questions and video clips that players have come to expect from the ‘Scene It?’ games. New for 2012 is the addition of streaming gameplay, where the video clips can be accessed through the included DVD or over a networked device. Both new versions of the game will be available this fall. After the jump you can see the full press release with the announcement and for more information on Scene It? Star Wars, Scene It? Movie Night, or any other Scene It? game, visit www.screenlifegames.com.
SCREENLIFE CELEBRATES 10tH ANNIVERSARY OF SCENE IT?
WITH First-Ever Star WarsTM Scene It? Game
REVEALED at 2012 NY International Toy Fair
Entertainment Trivia Game Series Adds New Titles, Streaming Options
SEATTLE, WA – February 8, 2012 – Today, Screenlife®, creators of the popular Scene It?® entertainment trivia games announced its 2012 retail lineup, which will be previewed at the upcoming NY International Toy Fair, booth #2931. In conjunction with the Scene It? brand’s 10th anniversary, for the first time ever, Screenlife will be launching a title based on one of the most iconic film series in history, with Scene It? Star Wars. Featuring stunning movie clips and engaging trivia across all six Star WarsTM films, the game extends the classic Scene It? experience with new Stars Wars-specific challenges, and new puzzle types that offer a rare look at behind-the-scenes materials that will delight as well as inform fans. Also previewing at Toy Fair in the Screenlife 2012 lineup, Scene It? Movie Night, which features blockbuster films of past and present, spanning hits from comedy, action, drama and beyond. Both of these Fall 2012 releases will introduce a new streaming capability to the Scene It? experience, offering players the option to stream gameplay on a variety of devices, as well as play from the patented Scene It? DVD.
“It’s a delight to bring Star Wars, one of the most popular and beloved film franchises of all time, to the Scene It? galaxy of rich entertainment trivia,” said Barry Watts, CEO of Screenlife. “2012 is shaping up to be a great year for movie fans, as we are bringing not only fantastic new titles like Star Wars and Movie Night to our lineup, we are giving players new ways to play with convenient streaming gameplay.”
Scene It? Star Wars
From the Battle of Naboo to the birth of Luke Skywalker, from the rise of Darth Vader to the fall of the Galactic Empire – Scene It? Star Wars delivers hours of fun spanning the complete Star Wars film saga. As one of the engaging new puzzle types introduced in this landmark title, the “Jedi Archives” challenges players to solve puzzles utilizing behind-the- scenes film assets, from storyboards, production stills, concept art and more. The Force will need to be with fans as they try to solve the “Finish the Line” puzzles, which task Star Wars devotees to complete key dialogue from the films. The “Imperial Listening Post” incorporates the fantastic sound effects of Star Wars, as players endeavor to identify the iconic hum of lightsabers, or the inspiration of Chewbacca’s signature voice. Emulating R2-D2’s famous projector, “Holonet Disruptions” presents clues in holographic projections, as first depicted in the original Star Wars. Available Fall 2012, ages 13+.
Scene It? Movie Night
This crowd-pleasing entertainment trivia game challenges player knowledge of the silver screen with all-new amazing clips, captivating trivia, and the most popular on-screen puzzles from the biggest Hollywood blockbusters of the past 20 years. From comedy classics like Wayne’s World and The Naked Gun, to edge-of-your-seat thrillers including Cloverfield and Paranormal Activity – to recent Oscar nominated films like True Grit and Bridesmaids, the fast-paced, star-powered fun makes Scene It? Movie Night THE party starter for both casual movie buffs and diehard film fanatics. Pass the popcorn, gather friends and family, and get ready to play Scene It? Movie Night! Available Fall 2012, ages 13+.
New Streaming Gameplay
With Scene It? Star Wars and Scene It? Movie Night, Scene It? proudly introduces a groundbreaking way to play. Players can choose to play using the included DVD or simply stream the content via their favorite web-enabled device, including laptops, tablets, and connected TVs. The streaming option offers added convenience while providing access to bonus content not found on the disc. It’s the best of both worlds for Scene It? fans!
For more information on Scene It? Star Wars, Scene It? Movie Night, or any other Scene It? game, visit www.screenlifegames.com.
Screenlife is transforming the way the world has fun through its pop culture-based games, including Scene It?, the number-one selling entertainment trivia game worldwide. Located in Seattle, WA, Screenlife’s socially interactive and immersive games are now available on multiple platforms including board games, video game consoles, social networks, and mobile phones.
Since its 2002 launch, Scene It? has grown into an international, award-winning brand with trivia game editions that include Twilight, The Simpsons, Star Trek, Seinfeld, Movies, TV, Sports, Music, Friends, Harry Potter, Star Wars, and Disney. Scene It? games have been translated into twelve languages and distributed across 29 countries.
A leader in entertainment licensing, Screenlife has struck hundreds of deals with major Hollywood studios, sports leagues, and recording labels, as well as top actors, athletes and musicians. Other companies, including Microsoft, Namco, and Comcast, have worked with Screenlife to deliver custom Scene It? games across multiple platforms including console, mobile phones, and video on demand. Screenlife is a subsidiary of Paramount Pictures Corporation.
For more information about Scene It? and other Screenlife games, visit www.screenlifegames.com.