Football Superstar Jerry Rice Teams Up With JUDOBABY to Launch Jerry Rice and Nitus’ Dog Football Video Game
LAS VEGAS, Jan. 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Consumer Electronics Show — JUDOBABY Inc., developer of quality family-friendly video games, announced today the release of Jerry Rice and Nitus’ Dog Football for the Nintendo Wii featuring NFL Network’s #1 Player of All Time Jerry Rice along with his dog, Nitus. The title is the company’s flagship game and the first release in the new Pets Sports League franchise. Jerry Rice has been appointed official Commissioner of the League and will guide future development in accordance with authentic sports rules and practices with a twist of fun and entertainment.
“We’re excited to bring Jerry Rice on board as the official Commissioner of the Pet Sports League for the launch of our first game in this series,” said Dan Mueller, CEO, JUDOBABY Inc. “Jerry was named to this prestigious post because of his unparalleled experience and knowledge of all things football and sports. Plus, he’s a true visionary with great leadership and passion.”
Jerry Rice and Nitus’ Dog Football is an innovative family-friendly title that uniquely blends everyone’s favorite genres pets and sports into an action-sports game for players of all ages. The multi-player title allows up to four users to participate in the ultimate pet sports experience. Designed for both male and female gamers, players assume the identity of 14 characters, including Rock Star Rob, Surf Pro Sandy and Flea-Bo the Clown. Each character takes the field as quarterback and is assigned a team of seven canine companions, who they direct on the Wiimote instructing their teammates to throw, dodge, jump and swim to victory.
Teams can be built from more than 20 popular breeds, including Golden Retrievers, Boxers, Chihuahuas and Poodles who complete crossing patterns all over the field. Players can customize members of their team by choosing from countless character, uniform, hat and shoe options. The game features 12 unconventional playing fields, from Tahiti to outer space. Fierce and fun competition fuels players to go for championship status and the ultimate prize – the Golden Fire Hydrant.
Jerry Rice and Nitus’ Dog Football is scheduled to launch Spring 2011. The title is expected to be rated E (E For Everyone) by the ESRB. For more information visit www.judobaby.com and to be one of the first to play the game please visit the JUDOBABY booth at CES – Kids@Play Summit – North Hall #3518.
Headquartered in Redwood City, California, JUDOBABY Inc. is a developer of quality, family-friendly games that are easy to learn, fun to play, and entertaining for all ages. JUDOBABY focuses on encompassing complete design and development of the final product. As an approved cross platform developer, JUDOBABY offers a unique blend of top-selling genres, namely sports and pets, into an all-new, action packed, family friendly entertainment product that captures the imagination of all gamers. For more information visit www.judobaby.com.
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