Pinball FX 2 flips onto Steam May 10 with Windows 7 support


Pinball FX 2 rides the Steam ramp on May 10. The XBLA and Windows 8 game arrives next week as a free download, with six packs available at launch for $9.99 each.

The sextet includes Star Wars Pinball, Marvel Pinball, Marvel Pinball: Vengeance and Virtue, Marvel Pinball: Avengers Chronicles, Pinball FX2 Core Collection, and Zen Classics.

The Steam version brings Windows 7 support to the pinball platform. As Zen Studios VP Mel Kirk tells us, the Steam version is compatible with Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, and even good old Windows XP.
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Pinball FX2™ Coming to Steam Next Week!

Zen Studios set to release critically acclaimed pinball franchise on Steam

Los Angeles, CA – May 3, 2013 – Zen Studios, the definitive leader in videogame pinball, today announced that Pinball FX2™ is coming to Steam on May 10th, 2013 as a free platform download for all users. Pinball FX2 is releasing with a huge lineup of in-app DLC including tables from the hugely popular Star Wars Pinball and Marvel Pinball series, as well as a selection of Zen Studios original pinball creations.

The following pinball packs will be available for Pinball FX2 on Steam at launch for $9.99 each:

Star Wars™ Pinball
Marvel Pinball™
Marvel Pinball: Vengeance and Virtue™
Marvel Pinball: Avengers Chronicles™
Pinball FX2™ Core Collection
Zen Classics™

Zen Studios will support Pinball FX2 on Steam with new and exciting pinball content, and will continue to evolve the pinball platform with new features and the innovative social connectivity that helped revive the pinball genre in recent years.

About Zen Studios
Zen Studios is a global producer and digital publisher of interactive entertainment software for all leading game platforms including Microsoft Xbox 360®, PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system, PSP® (PlayStation®Portable) system, Nintendo DS™, Nintendo 3DS™, Wii U™, iTunes App®Store, Mac App®Store and Google Play™. The company is headquartered in Budapest, Hungary with offices in North America. Zen Studios has worked with some of the largest intellectual properties in the videogame industry, including Capcom's Street Fighter, Tecmo's Ninja Gaiden, PopCap Games' Plants vs. Zombies, Marvel Entertainment and LucasArts' Star Wars. Zen's Pinball FX2 franchise on Xbox LIVE® Arcade is one of the most popular titles on the platform, has garnered numerous awards, and was named the best selling game of 2011. Zen Studios is hard at work on two new original titles, CastleStorm and KickBeat, both scheduled for release in 2013. For more information about Zen Studios, please visit www.zenstudios.com.

This article was originally published on Joystiq.