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Penny Arcade Adventures Episode 1 on Sale

Penny Arcade Adventures: On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness, Episode One is 50% off until April 12th. For only $10 you can purchase the game for Windows, Mac or Linux from Greenhouse and if you are a Xbox Live Gold member you can purchase it from the market place for 800pts (also $10). Many gamers thought the games original asking price of $20 was a little much so now is the chance to grab it at a better price point.

EPISODE ONE OF PENNY ARCADE GAME AVAILABLE AT DISCOUNTED PRICE

VANCOUVER, British Columbia – April 6, 2009 – Get all of the thrills, chills and combo kills at half the price! Hothead Games today announced that Penny Arcade Adventures: On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness, Episode One is available on multiple digital distribution platforms at a discounted price now through April 12. Gamers may purchase the Windows®, Mac® and Linux® versions via the indie digital distribution service Greenhouse (www.playgreenhouse.com) for under $10 and Xbox LIVE® Gold members can experience the game named “Best Xbox LIVE® RPG of 2008” by IGN.com for only 800 Microsoft points.

Penny Arcade Adventures: On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness, Episode One is an RPG-Adventure game set in the comic-book-meets-pulp-horror-meets-H. P. Lovecraft deranged 1920s universe of New Arcadia, delivered to gamers via accessible episodic releases. Players join Gabe and Tycho, the crime-solving team of the Startling Developments Detective Agency, to combat savage enemies and solve mysteries hidden deep in the sinister heart of New Arcadia. The game is the result of close collaboration between Hothead Games and Penny Arcade, featuring distinct artwork and characters designed exclusively by Mike “Gabe” Krahulik, story and dialogue by Jerry “Tycho” Holkins, and both brought to life by the Hothead team.

Penny Arcade Adventures: On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness, Episode One is rated “M” for Mature by the Entertainment Software Rating Board for all platforms.