TY The Tasmanian Joins Facebook

Retro enthusiasts will no doubt remember TY the Tasmanian, well, maybe not quite retro yet as TY appeared on the PlayStation 2, Xbox and GameCube back in 2002, now he’s due to make a bit of a comeback on Facebook.

“I’m very excited to be bringing back our signature character,”

Said Steve Stamatiadis, creator of TY and Creative Director of Krome Studios.

“we have had great success with him in the past, and we feel there’s a huge opportunity to introduce TY the Tasmanian Tiger to Facebook gamers around the world.”

More info:
Bush Rescue HQ will be the social hub of the TY universe, bringing together fans of the video game series and newcomers alike to share stories, help each other play and see exclusive details on new TY video game developments.

Players will be able to build their own Bush Rescue HQ and help the residents of Southern Rivers and their friends in the first TY game since 2005’s “TY the Tasmanian Tiger 3: Night of the Quinkan”

Just the first stage is up at the moment with more updates and features to be added on ‘TY Tuesday’, but if you want to find out more, take a look on http://www.facebook.com/bushrescue.