Brighthand Weekly Gaming Roundup

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Lejjo 2.0 Released For Pocket PC

Lejjo 2.0 An unusual game named Lejjo 2.0 is now available for Pocket PC devices. This gravity-based platformer is also something of a puzzle game as well; players try to get the Lejjo to the finish line in 32 levels.

Features include two modes of play, real-time rotatable/zoomable levels, particle effects, JPG backgrounds, two songs, high score tables, and an integrated level editor.

The game is compatible with ARM /XScale devices running Pocket PC 2002 and Windows Mobile 2003.

The demo version includes three levels from the game and is available at Clickgamer, PocketGear, and Handango; the full version is available for just $3.99.

For more information, visit the Lejjo web site.

Freeware SCUMM Interpreter Released For Palm OS, Pocket PC

ScummVM 0.6.0 is now available for several software platforms.

This adventure game interpreter allows users to play classic games including Flight of the Amazon Queen, Simon the Sorcerer, Beneath a Steel Sky, and several LucasArts SCUMM-based games. Additional fully supported games include Full Throttle, older versions of Zak McKracken, and Maniac Mansion.

ScummVM is available for Palm OS and Pocket PC devices, as well as Windows and Linux desktop computers and other platforms. It is freeware.

For more information or to download the application, visit the ScummVM web site.

Tetranoid Debuts For Microsoft Smart Phones

Tetranoid Infinite Ventures has released Tetranoid for Microsoft smart phones such as the Orange SPV, Motorola MPx200, and Samsung i600.

This arcade action game features 25 levels of gameplay with extra bonus levels, sound effects, interactive backgrounds, and either direction button or keypad controls.

Tetranoid is available now for $9.99 at the Portable Games web site.

Dragon’s Castle Now Available For Pocket PC

Kitcom has released Dragon’s Castle for Pocket PC handhelds.

This action-adventure game immerses the player in a classic battle of Good vs. Evil, in the role of a hero on a quest to release the Red Dragon, the last hope of humankind against the evil wizard Addelon. Creatures to defeat and/or avoid include vampire bats, bombing imps, nasty trolls, mad axemen, and evil wizards.

The game is available for $9.99 at Handango.

Special Offers From Clickgamer

Clickgamer is offering special prices on some of their most popular games. Mini Sport Bike is currently on sale for $9.95 for the Pocket PC version and the Smartphone edition is $6.49. The Fall of the Mutant Tomatoes, a remake of the Namco Classic Mr. Driller, is also currently on sale for $7.95 for Pocket PC. Exit Nights, a card game for Pocket PC devices featuring three different tournaments and 40 different AI challengers, is on sale for $9.95.

For more information, visit the Clickgamer web site.



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