Official Space Invaders Portal delivers News, Games, and Merch
- By: CM Boots-Faubert
- Posted 12th Sep 2012
TAITO today launched a newly designed website for the cult classic arcade franchise Space Invaders (http://www.spaceinvaders.net). The site features all Space Invaders-related news and information, including title history, officially licensed products, community forums, and updated games. Additionally, the site offers information for individuals and companies interested in official merchandise and licensing programs.
"Space Invaders was an incredible game experience during its release and still remains one of the most admired classic arcade games of all time 30 years after its debut," said Mona Hamilton, vice president of marketing at Square Enix, Inc. "With this new launch initiative, passionate fans can relive nostalgic memories and create new experiences with one of the industry's most memorable franchises."
The new Space Invaders website features:
-- Licensee Recognition: Gain support and recognition from Taito and Square Enix. Licensed products can receive placement/be featured on the site.
-- Official Game-Related Content: Coast through the site for all Space Invaders-related news and information.
-- Game Listing: Easily access, navigate and purchase titles from the Space Invaders library.
Since its release in 1978, Space Invaders has become an international phenomenon with several iterations on numerous platforms, including major gaming consoles and mobile devices. The franchise's iconic characters, addictive game play and numerous sequels continue to be enjoyed by fans worldwide.