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Prince of Persia: The Shadow and the Flame launching this year on GameStick


PlayJam announced that its HDMI plug-in microconsole GameStick will host a port of Prince of Persia 2: The Shadow and the Flame in its online storefront by the end of December.

Originally released in 1993, The Shadow and the Flame featured creative, difficult puzzle-platforming gameplay in the same vein as its 1989 Apple II predecessor. A mobile remake hit iOS and Android in July, which will likely serve as the base for the upcoming GameStick edition.

Funded by a successful Kickstarter project earlier this year, the GameStick met with a series of delays before finally hitting store shelves last month alongside the PlayStation 4. The GameStick is currently available at GameStop and other retailers.

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Ubisoft®´s "Prince of Persia® The Shadow and the Flame" to Launch on GameStick

London, December 5th, 2013; PlayJam, creator of the uber-portable TV games console - GameStick, today announces a new partnership with Ubisoft to bring one of its best loved franchises, Prince of Persia®, to GameStick at launch. 'Prince of Persia The Shadow and the Flame'; will be available on the GameStick storefront this year.

"As massive fans of Ubisoft games we are immensely proud that this hugely popular franchise is coming to GameStick," says Sameer Baroova, Head of Games at PlayJam. "Rich, engaging games such as this are perfect examples of the type of content we are bringing to define the future of affordable big screen gaming. We look forward to working with Ubisoft and our entire developer community in the months to come to ensure a steady stream of high quality content for GameStick."

"We have been following GameStick´s progress with keen interest since launch earlier this year," says Frédéric Peltier, Business Development Manager at Ubisoft. "We feel this device and its target market presents an exciting opportunity to further broaden access to our games."

The GameStick Game team is currently fully engaged with both indie developers and AAA publishers to bring content to the platform. Any developers wanting to get involved are encouraged to contact the team, receive the free SDK and find out about the fantastic new platform by visiting or emailing

GameStick is available today in-store & on pre-order from GameStop, Game & Amazon.

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