Our snapshot of Giana Sisters after its PC launch last year noted developer Black Forest "knows how to make a platformer that requires more than sheer luck to complete, and how to incorporate strategy into a linear path."
The game is priced at 1,200 Microsoft Points ($15) on XBLA. Although there's no mention of the price on PSN, unless the publisher is striving for punky and painful duality, it should also be $15.
The reinvented Cult-Classic will be available on XBLA on the 20th of March. A few days later the sisters will hit the Sony Playstation Network
Eschborn, March 14th 2013: bitComposer Games announces today that the Xbox LIVE Arcade® version of Giana Sisters: Twisted Dreams will hit the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft on the 20th of March. A few days later the PSN version will be available on the S ony PlayStation Network®
Xbox LIVE® Arcade. Giana Sisters: Twisted Dreams for Xbox LIVE Arcade will be available at the price of 1.200 Microsoft Points.
Giana Sisters: Twisted Dreams was developed by the German development studio Black Forest Games. bitComposer holds the worldwide publishing rights for Windows-based PC-retail and Xbox LIVE Arcade editions of the game. For their part, Black Forest Games is responsible for the S ony PlayStation Network® version.
In Giana Sisters – Twisted Dreams, the player accompanies the two very dissimilar sisters on a journey to a fantastic world in which the sisters' different abilities are the key to solving puzzles and defeating terrible monsters. Giana transforms herself with lightning speed to solve puzzles or make use of special abilities. With each transformation, her environment changes too – and only players who skillfully apply the right strategy can complete tricky levels and defeat nasty end-bosses.
Optically and acoustically, Giana Sisters: Twisted Dreams is built on the latest technologies: Vivid colors and astounding graphics, paired with a wonderful soundtrack by Chris Hülsbeck, promise a unique platform game adventure.
You can find more information about Giana Sisters: Twisted Dreams at www.bitcomposer.com and on www.gianasisterstwisteddreams.com