EDISON, N.J., October 14, 2009 – Pre-heat the oven and have the icing close at hand as Majesco Entertainment Company (NASDAQ: COOL), an innovative provider of video games for the mass market, and Sandlot Games Corporation, creator of the Cake Mania franchise and the world’s leading developer and publisher of casual games, today announced that Cake Mania 3 for Nintendo DS has shipped to retailers nationwide. With more than 100 million PC downloads and 650,000 units sold worldwide of the handheld versions, the Cake Mania series has proven to be a fan favorite that keeps the bakery chaos fresh in each iteration.
In Cake Mania 3, disaster strikes baker Jill Evans as she prepares for her wedding day. A mysterious “time bender” has crashed into the bakery and caused her loved ones to disappear. To rescue them in time for her ceremony, Jill must travel through time and use her cake-making magic on everyone that she encounters — or risk losing her friends and family forever!
Cake Mania 3 puts players in Jill’s shoes as they serve 30 hilarious new customers, including Medieval Wizards, Ancient Egyptian Mummies and more. The game’s 84 levels of baking bedlam stretch through six different themed environments that each includes its own unique cake style. In addition, players can customize Jill’s kitchen with 50 unique upgrades including new appliances like the Fridge and Hot Drink Machine. For the first time in the series, Cake Mania 3 also includes three new mini games that will further challenge a baker’s speed and accuracy.
Developed by Digital Embryo, Cake Mania 3 is rated E for Everyone and will be in stores this week for the suggested retail price of $19.99. For more information about Majesco’s games, please visit the official site at www.majescoentertainment.com.
About Sandlot Games
Sandlot Games Corporation, headquartered in Bothell, Washington, is the world’s premier developer and publisher of casual and family-friendly games. It boasts a captivating portfolio of popular game titles and franchises including Cake Mania®, Super Granny®, Snail Mail®, Tradewinds® and Westward®. Sandlot Games reaches millions of game players worldwide through a variety of distribution channels including online, PCs, mobile phones and videogame consoles. Since 2002, over 200 million games have been downloaded by its loyal fan base. For more information about Sandlot Games, visit http://www.sandlotgames.com/ or twitter us at @SandlotGames.