Gamers across the country are gathering their fresh lemons, ice
and sugar and getting ready to hit the busy corners of New York City
to play "Lemonade Tycoon 2 New York Edition." The much-anticipated
sequel to "Lemonade Tycoon" is available online exclusively for the
next three months on Yahoo! Games (http://games.yahoo.com).
The original "Lemonade Tycoon" was the most downloaded title on Yahoo!
Games in 2003, and is still being downloaded and played by consumers
more than a year after it first launched. Consumers can download the
full version of "Lemonade Tycoon 2 New York Edition" for a free one
hour trial after which the title can be purchased for $24.99.
"Lemonade Tycoon 2 New York Edition" is a simulation game in which the
player runs a lemonade business on the streets of New York City. The
player makes decisions about purchasing supplies and ingredients,
marketing, staffing, pricing, stand locations, equipment and many
other aspects of the business. As the result of these decisions is
played out in state-of-the art graphic quality, other factors such
as weather conditions and changing crowds are added to the mix for a
real-life business experience. Players can then tweak their decisions
based on the performance of their business and try to achieve
refreshment dominance in the city that never sleeps.
"Following our success with the first 'Lemonade Tycoon,' we are
anticipating a strong response to this title," said Dan Hart, general
manager of Yahoo! Games. "We expect both casual and hardcore gamers will
really get into this sim, which offers many new enhancements and scenarios."
Additional features of "Lemonade Tycoon 2 New York Edition" include:
-- Manage multiple stands in 19 different neighborhoods and landmarks in
New York City, including Times Square, Greenwich Village and Central Park
-- Perfect your recipe for different customer types
-- Have different prices, recipes, equipment, staff and marketing for
-- Three different game-play modes: Time Challenge, Money Challenge and
"Yahoo! Games brought the first 'Lemonade Tycoon' to such a broad
audience that we wanted to go down that path again with the sequel,"
said Alexandre Taillefer, president of JAMDAT Mobile (Canada), the
publisher of "Lemonade Tycoon 2 New York Edition." "Through Yahoo!
Games, we are able to reach a very broad and demographically diverse
group of consumers, which works well for a title such as this."
Burn, run setup.exe and play.
This one goes out to the mean skreets of NY.
Enjoy another quality release from your heroes in HOODLUM!