Majesco today announced that Cake Mania
for the DS has shipped to stores nationwide.
Cake Mania DS is based on Sandlot Games’ leading online game that has been
downloaded 35 million times worldwide and earned both the iParenting Media Award
and the 2006 Casual Game of the Year award from Yahoo Games. Developed by
Digital Embryo, Cake Mania DS is now available for a suggested retail price of
“Cake Mania is an online phenomenon that’s earned and been nominated for
multiple prestigious awards,” said Ken Gold, vice president of Marketing. “By
including the entire original online game plus the expansion pack onto one game
card for only $19.99, we’re offering Nintendo DS owners an excellent game at an
Players assume the role of Jill who returns from culinary school to find her
beloved grandparents' bakery closed down because a new Mega-Mart store opened in
the neighborhood. Players must upgrade Jill’s kitchen with state-of-the-art
baking tools while serving her increasingly difficult customers so she can
ultimately earn enough money to re-open her grandparents’ bakery. Offering 84
levels of progressively frenetic baking, Cake Mania challenges gamers to
simultaneously handle all aspects of customer service via the Touch Screen, from
handing out menus and collecting cash, to baking, frosting and decorating cakes.
As her customer base grows, so does the frantic pace of the bakery until Jill is
a cake-making maniac!