THQ Inc. and I-Play Launch Second Franchise Game, Based on Best-Selling James Patterson Series.
CHASKA, Minn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Mar. 25, 2009– THQ Inc’s (NASDAQ: THQI) Elephant Entertainment division today announced the national retail release of the second title based on the hit Women’s Murder Club series, Women’s Murder Club: A Darker Shade of Grey for Windows PC. Best-selling author James Patterson and award-winning game designer Jane Jensen partner once again to deliver a thrilling and interactive story, unleashing years of corruption, cover-up and conspiracy.”The story-telling genius of James Patterson combined with the award-winning game design skills of Jane Jensen has resulted in a captivating game franchise that appeals to fans of the Women’s Murder Club book series, as well as the growing base of casual game players,” said Wim Stocks, President of THQ Inc’s Elephant Entertainment and Corporate Vice President of Strategic Partnerships for THQ Inc. “This latest offering captures both James and Jane at their finest with a thrilling and evolving storyline, driving thought-provoking and fast-paced action. Fans are in for an unprecedented game experience.”
“Casual games are a natural progression for storytellers as their intuitive pick-up-and-play game mechanics allow them to tell a story in an entirely new way,” said James Patterson. “With this Women’s Murder Club series, fans can dig into a thrilling murder mystery and have a totally unique experience, joining Detective Lindsay Boxer’s crime solving team as they decipher puzzles, collect clues and ultimately find out ‘who did it’.”Rated ‘T’ for Teen, Women’s Murder Club: A Darker Shade of Grey is now available at retail outlets nationwide for the suggested retail price of $19.99. The game is also available at I-play.com, as well as other major casual games portals.
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