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Mix Master Mike to Provide Music Along with Creative and Technical Support
The setlist will include:
-- Flashing Lights- Kanye West -- Intergalactic- Beastie Boys -- Let's Get it Started- The Black Eyed Peas -- Slacker - Tech N9ne -- Don't Sweat the Technique- Eric B. and Rakim
Additional music from artists:
-- Run DMC -- The Gorillaz -- Nelly -- Deltron 3030
The Scratch development team has collaborated with Mix Master Mike of the Beastie Boys, who is providing creative and technical input for the game. Scratch: The Ultimate DJ will also feature music from Mix Master Mike's upcoming album, set to launch later this year.
"I'm honored to be featured on the Scratch: The Ultimate DJ setlist, alongside some of the most talented artists in hip-hop," said Mix Master Mike of the Beastie Boys. "It's exciting to work on a project that gives fans the opportunity to create their own music using the turntable and sampler."
"As a music producer for some of the biggest artists in hip-hop music, I can't stress enough the importance of having a credible playlist in a music game such as Scratch," said
In addition to a heavy-hitting setlist, Scratch: The Ultimate DJ features distinctive urban environments, an array of customizable DJ personalities and a turntable style controller created by Numark, one of the leading manufacturers of DJ equipment.
Scratch: The Ultimate DJ will be available on next generation consoles in Summer 2009.
The game's official Web site can be found at www.scratchvideogame.com.
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About Genius Products
Genius Products, Inc. (Pink Sheets: GNPI) is the owner of Genius Products, LLC, a leading independent home-entertainment distribution company that produces, licenses and distributes a valuable library of motion pictures, television programming, family, lifestyle and trend entertainment on DVD and other emerging platforms through its expansive network of retailers throughout the U.S. Genius handles the distribution, marketing and sales for such brands as Animal Planet, Asia Extreme(TM), Discovery Kids, Dragon Dynasty(TM), Dimension Films(TM), ESPN(R), RHI Entertainment(TM), Sesame Workshop(R), TLC, The Weinstein Company(R) and WWE(R).
About 7 Studios
7 Studios, founded in 1999, is one of the largest independent game developers in the world. The founding members of 7 Studios were key contributors to multiple games that have sold millions of units and rank among the most respected games of all time. 7 Studios develops games for all major game systems and the PC. 7 Studios creates original properties and has also collaborated with DreamWorks, HBO, Marvel, Twentieth Century Fox and Bruckheimer Films to translate blockbuster franchises into compelling interactive experiences. Past projects include Shrek the Third, Pirates of the Caribbean: The Legend of
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About Genco Interactive
Genco Interactive is the gaming subsidiary of Genco Media, which together with its affiliates, invests in the acquisition, production and development of films, music, video games and other entertainment content, with interests in an extensive music library (encompassing genres such as Blues, R&B/Urban, Country, Pop, and Contemporary Christian) and over 1,200 films in various genres of Classics, Horror and Thriller, Drama, and Musicals.
Numark has produced dozens of products that changed the landscape of the DJ world. Numark's innovations include the world's highest-torque turntable motor, the first 100% digital 10" scratch mixer, and the first CD players that provide simultaneous control of multiple effects. Today, Numark is at the forefront of professional digital tools that leverage the power of Apple's iPod(R), with the DJ in mind. Numark continues their tradition of innovation by producing breakthrough video products for the ever-growing number of VJs and digital DJs.
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