Pocketwatch Games announced today that Monaco: WhatÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Yours Is Mine, the cooperative crime caper game, is now available on Xbox LIVE Arcade . Majesco Entertainment Company (NASDAQ: COOL), an innovative provider of games for the mass market, is publishing the game on Xbox LIVE Arcade.
Fans have long awaited Monaco: WhatÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Yours Is Mine , which has been in development since October 2009. The game garnered notoriety for winning the Seamus McNally Grand Prize at the 2010 Independent Games Festival after only 15 weeks of development time by a single developer, Andy Schatz.
Monaco: WhatÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Yours Is Mine features single player or up to four-player co-op play, both local and online. Players can take on the role of The Locksmith, The Lookout, The Pickpocket, The Cleaner, The Mole, The Gentleman, The Hacker, or The Redhead. Inside of various landmarks around Monte Carlo, the thieves must infiltrate with smoke bombs and wrenches or wreak havoc with shotguns and C4. The game also features a dynamic rag-time piano score from Grammy-nominated
composer, Austin Wintory.
Since the 2010 IGF, Monaco: WhatÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Yours Is Mine has continued to receive accolades, being described by Rev3GamesÃ¢â‚¬â„¢ Anthony Carboni as “quite possibly the best co-op ever.” Additional praise from Destructoid Ã¢â‚¬Å“9.5 SuperbÃ¢â‚¬Â and IGN Ã¢â‚¬Å“9.0 AmazingÃ¢â‚¬Â further underlines the quality of the game experience.
Monaco: WhatÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Yours Is Mine is rated T and now available on Xbox LIVE Arcade for Xbox 360 for 1,200 Microsoft Points. For more information on the game, please visit www.MonacoIsMine.com.
ABOUT POCKETWATCH GAMES, LLC
Pocketwatch Games has been creating Ã¢â‚¬Å“indieÃ¢â‚¬Â games since 2005, including the IGF nominated Wildlife Tycoon: Venture Africa and the critically acclaimed Venture Arctic. Monaco: WhatÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Yours Is Mine is a departure for the company, owned and solely operated by Andy Schatz, as it is the companyÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s first title aimed at Ã¢â‚¬Å“coreÃ¢â‚¬Â gamers.