SAGUENAY, QC, Aug. 13, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - America's favorite serial killer returns in the new official hidden object game Dexter: Hidden Darkness in partnership with SHOWTIME®, CBS Consumer Products and Golden Globe® Winner Michael C. Hall.
After being nominated for 23 Primetime Emmy Awards, 9 Golden Globe Awards, and drawing record-breaking audiences, the critically acclaimed DEXTER® is now ready to hunt on Android. Dexter: Hidden Darkness is available in six languages (English, French, German, Spanish, Italian and Portuguese) in major countries with an upcoming release on Facebook.
Players and fans finally have the chance to immerse themselves in the universe of the beloved TV show by shedding light on intriguing murder cases and by tracking down merciless murderers in this unique free-to-play hidden object game. Many challenges await them as they must take the role of the leading blood expert at the Miami Police Department while also handling Dexter's Dark Passenger.
Dexter: Hidden Darkness will please every fan of Hidden Object games and DEXTER®:
- BECOME Dexter Morgan as a blood spatter pattern analyst and serial killer;
- FIND multiple hidden clues throughout various crime scenes;
- SOLVE complex puzzles to uncover the evidence left behind;
- TEAM UP with your friends and favorite characters: Debra, Harry, Batista and Masuka;
- FOLLOW Harry's Code to guide your secret instincts;
- FEED your Dark Passenger on Miami's most dangerous criminals.
Released throughout Canada in early May by the video game leader BlooBuzz Studios, Dexter: Hidden Darkness has already been praised by numerous reviews and comments. The game, under license by CBS Consumer Products, has received an average ranking of 4.5 stars on the App Store and has reached #1 in the Top Free iPad Apps just three weeks after its initial launch. More than 30,000 Canadian players, mostly women, have scrutinized over 600,000 murder scenes and greatly appreciated the game for its brilliant investigation storytelling, its impressive graphics, as well as its eerie atmosphere faithful to the original TV series.
APP STORE REVIEWS
"Love this game so much! Great artwork and story, it makes me miss the show." – Msnow2518
"Great pacing, nice change from other HOGs. Great art faithful to the series." – Alhambra22
"I really enjoy this game. The cases are very captivating. It stays true to the show." – Kegman00
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BlooBuzz Studios Inc., a Quebecor Media Inc. corporation, develops multi-platform games of various genres targeting a broad and diversified audience. The company develops and publishes games for Windows and Android systems while covering a full range of Apple products in over 150 countries. For more information, visit www.bloobuzz.com.
About SHOWTIME NETWORKS INC.
Showtime Networks Inc. (SNI), a wholly-owned subsidiary of CBS Corporation, owns and operates the premium television networks SHOWTIME®, THE MOVIE CHANNEL™ and FLIX®, and also offers SHOWTIME ON DEMAND®, THE MOVIE CHANNEL™ ON DEMAND and FLIX ON DEMAND®, and the network's authentication service SHOWTIME ANYTIME®. Showtime Digital Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of SNI, operates the stand-alone streaming service SHOWTIME®. SNI also manages Smithsonian Networks™, a joint venture between SNI and the Smithsonian Institution, which offers Smithsonian Channel™. SNI markets and distributes sports and entertainment events for exhibition to subscribers on a pay-per-view basis through SHOWTIME PPV. For more information, go to www.SHO.com.
About CBS Consumer Products
CBS Consumer Products manages worldwide licensing and merchandising for a diverse slate of television brands and series from CBS, CBS Television Studios and CBS Television Distribution, as well as from the company's extensive library of titles, Showtime and CBS Films. Additionally, the group oversees online sales of programming merchandise. For more information, visit www.cbsconsumerproducts.com.
About Michael C. Hall
Michael C. Hall most recently portrayed the title character in the Broadway production of Hedwig and the Angry Inch, directed by Michael Mayer from the book by Cameron Mitchell with music and lyrics by Stephen Trask. Hall also starred last spring in Will Eno's Broadway production of The Realistic Jones, directed by Sam Gold and co-starring Toni Collette, Tracy Letts, and Marisa Tomei. Hall made his Broadway debut in 1999 as the Master of Ceremonies in Sam Mendes' revival of Cabaret and portrayed Billy Flynn in 2002 in the revival of Chicago. Off-Broadway, Hall's credits include the Roundabout Theatre Company's Mr. Marmalade, Cymbeline, Macbeth, Timon of Athens, and Henry V at the Public Theater/New York Shakespeare Festival, The English Teachers for MCC, the Manhattan Theatre Club's Corpus Christi, Romeo and Juliet at Center Stage, R Shoman at Williamstown and Skylight at the Mark Taper Forum. His television credits include "Dexter" (SAG, Golden Globe awards; five Emmy nominations) and "Six Feet Under" (two SAG ensemble awards, Emmy nomination). On film, Hall recently appeared in Cold in July and Kill Your Darlings. MFA: NYU.
SOURCE BlooBuzz Studios Inc.
For further information: Pascal Fredette, Marketing Manager, BlooBuzz Studios Inc., +1 (514) 372-5155, [email protected]