Longbow Games announces special edition of arcade classic DX-Ball 2

Longbow Games’ announcement today of the re-release of their classic arcade game DX-Ball 2.
 Longbow Games’ announcement today of the re-release of their classic arcade game DX-Ball 2.

Toronto, Canada, August 23, 2018 – DX-Ball 2 The king of breakout games is coming back to PCs this Fall with Longbow Games’ announcement today of the re-release of their classic arcade game DX-Ball 2. Celebrating 20 years and over 5 million downloads, DX-Ball 2: 20th Anniversary Edition has been updated to run on modern machines while maintaining the fan-favourite action and unique graphic style of the late 90’s original. The special edition includes an all-new anniversary boardset, online highscores and achievements, plus an official board editor to allow fans to create and share their own custom boardsets.

“Over the past 20 years, we’ve received countless stories from players about how much DX-Ball 2 meant to them,” said Longbow President Rob McConnell. “So we’re really happy to be releasing this new edition that will allow both existing fans, and a whole new generation of players, to keep smashing bricks for many more years to come.”

DX-Ball 2: 20th Anniversary Edition will be released for Windows PCs on Steam and other major digital distribution platforms in Fall 2018.

Features of DX-Ball 2: 20th Anniversary Edition

-150 Boards from the original Board Pack 1 (aka Full Version) plus an all-new anniversary boardset.
-20 classic power-ups including multi-ball, fireball, lasers, and more.
-Play locally against your friends with hot-seat multi-player.
-Compete against the community with new online leaderboards.
-Create and share custom boardsets with included editing tools.

Please direct media inquiries to Rob McConnell at [email protected]Trailers, screenshots and other media can be downloaded from www.longbowgames.com/mediakit  You can follow @LongbowGames on Twitter, Facebook and YouTube for all of the latest news.

About Longbow Games
Based in Toronto, Canada, Longbow Games is an independent game developer founded in 1998 by the late Seumas McNally creator of DX-Ball 2 and Tread Marks. Most recently Longbow has been working on the adventure game Golem and the Hegemony series of historical wargames including Hegemony III: Clash of the Ancients and its expansion Hegemony III: The Eagle King.

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