Who are the people behind this game?
Chillingo, a leading independent games publisher and division of Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: ERTS) and popular independent games publisher, ZeptoLab.
What is this game about?
Chillingo and ZeptoLab’s chart-topping, addictive puzzler, ‘Cut the Rope™’ won the 2011 Apple Design Award for Best iPhone Developer Showcase. The awards recognizes developers whose iPhone, iPad, and Mac apps are currently on the App Store and demonstrate excellence in Design, Innovation and Technical Excellence.
When/Where: June, 7 at the WWDC (http://developer.apple.com/wwdc/ada/)
“Chillingo is proud to receive this coveted award on behalf of ZeptoLab and Cut the Rope,” explains Chris Byatte, Co-General Manager, Chillingo. “ZeptoLab’s game design and phenomenal artistic talent shines as it sets a new standard of excellence for the mobile gaming industry. With its ingenious gameplay mechanics and adorable character, Om Nom – it’s easy to see how Cut the Rope is one of the greatest apps ever!
“ZeptoLab is thrilled to see Cut the Rope receive such prominent recognition,” explains Efim Voinov, CTO, ZeptoLab. “We are honored that all the dedicated efforts and hard work we put into the game is reflected through the Apple Design Awards and our amazing, loyal fans.”
Why do I need to buy this game?
Because Cut the Rope blends innovative, physics-oriented gameplay as players feed dangling candy to Om Nom, an adorable and ravenous, little green creature.
Cut the Rope is available for $.99 (iPhone® and iPod touch®) and a $1.99 (iPad™) from the App Store at www.itunes.com/appstore/
A Lite version of Cut the Rope will be available for free* from the App Store on iPhone and iPod touch or at www.itunes.com/appstore/
Get the latest news about Cut the Rope by following http://www.facebook.com/cuttherope.
Chillingo is a division of Electronic Arts and publishes innovative games and software for various platforms. Other hit iPhone, iPod touch and iPad titles include; Cut the Rope™, Angry Birds™, Helsing’s Fire, Predators™, Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs™, Minigore, iDracula, and Modern Conflict. For more information about Chillingo please visit chillingo.com.
ZeptoLab is a small independent team of professionals dedicated to the science of fun. We know what good games are made of, and we possess the required ingredients. Our target platforms at the moment are iPhone, iPod touch and iPad.
About Electronic Arts
Electronic Arts (NASDAQ:ERTS) is a global leader in digital interactive entertainment. The Company’s game franchises are offered as both packaged goods products and online services delivered through Internet-connected consoles, personal computers, mobile phones and tablets. EA has more than 100 million registered players and operates in 75 countries.
In fiscal 2011, EA posted GAAP net revenue of $3.6 billion. Headquartered in Redwood City, California, EA is recognized for critically acclaimed, high-quality blockbuster franchises such as The Sims™, Madden NFL, FIFA Soccer, Need for Speed™, Battlefield, and Mass Effect™. More information about EA is available at http://info.ea.com
The Sims and Need for Speed are trademarks of Electronic Arts Inc. Mass Effect is a trademark of EA International (Studio and Publishing) Ltd. John Madden, NFL and FIFA are the property of their respective owners and used with permission.