Archive | October, 2012

OCTOBER 29, 2012: SHOOT THE ZOMBIRDS GETS AN UPDATE FOR HALLOWEEN

31 Oct

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Gliwice, Poland – Infinite Dreams, award-winning mobile games publisher announced the release of Halloween update to their popular game Shoot The Zombirds. A big premium update is live in the Apple App Store and Google Play.

Shoot the Zombirds is absorbing game of bird and zombie shooting. Both at the same time! Player must defend little Pumpkids against the demonic hordes of undead birds. Complete dozens of challenging objectives and use your loyal crossbow and big magic power-ups to reach the top of the leaderboards!

To celebrate Halloween and the fall season Shoot the Zombirds gets Halloween-themed update. Below full list of the new features and improvements.

• Three new characters just in time for Halloween: Ivan Helsing, Werewoof and Merinda
• Two amazing backgrounds designed in a fully Halloween fashion
• New Halloween-themed game icon
• iCloud support. Now you can save your game data across all iOS devices!
• Optimization for iPhone 5 and iOS 6.0
• Minor gameplay and AI tweaks to enhance your experience

With eye-catching gorgeous graphics and zombie themed story, Shoot the Zombirds delivers quick action gameplay and intuitive control scheme. The game is available worldwide through the Google Play (http://bit.ly/LbwErF) for FREE and Apple App Store (http://bit.ly/JeKNAf) for $0.99.

About Infinite Dreams Inc.:

Infinite Dreams Inc. is a game development studio located in Gliwice, Poland. With over 10 years of experience in the industry, the company develops top quality games for a broad range of digital platforms such as iOS, Android, Mac OS, Windows Phone, Symbian and beyond. It’s focus is set on high quality, innovative and addictive applications. As a result, games developed by Infinite Dreams have already been downloaded more than 30.000.000 times worldwide.

Follow Infinite Dreams social channels to get the latest news about “Shoot the Zombirds” and other Infinite Dreams games.

Twitter – http://twitter.com/idreamsgames
Facebook – http://www.facebook.com/idreams.fan
YouTube – http://www.youtube.com/idreamsgames

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Whisper of Fear: The Cursed Doll by G5 & Vogat Bespells iOS Today

10 Oct

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Break the evil spell and save a little girl from a tragedy that befell her.

San Francisco, California – October 10, 2012 – Vogat, the developer responsible for the recently launched physics platformer hit, Jumpster, is today launching an engaging hidden object mystery, Whisper of Fear: The Cursed Doll, with the help of G5 Games. Whisper of Fear: The Cursed Doll, takes what Vogat does well – gorgeous graphics and an intriguing storyline – and cranks them up to yet another level; the result being one unforgettable adventure in a hidden object format.

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The game follows the story of a young woman who has been summoned to her family’s home after her niece fell ill. Upon your arrival, you find things have gone from bad to worse and that the tragedy the girl has befallen also bespelled other children in the town. It seems that everything started with a drowning of a young girl. The girl’s grieving father made a doll in the memory of his dead daughter, Rosemary, and passed it along to the girls that were her companions on that faithful day. One by one they all fell ill.

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And as you begin to investigate this dark tale, you will soon find out how ruinous grief and desperation can be. In order to save Jessica’s life, you will have to perform a rite and break an evil curse. Travel through picturesque locations and explore every corner of 51 scenes. During your chilling adventure you will have to search for clues in the Dollhaven Theater where girls used to play, in their classroom and houses, gather the pieces of the riddle and unveil the mystery of the Cursed Doll. The beautifully detailed artwork of the game makes you feel present in every scene – you can even experience the gentle sway of the boat on the water and feel the doll’s piercing gaze.

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Travel through picturesque locations, solve loads of challenging puzzles, pick the hidden items you will need to perform the rite and break the evil spell in this piercing adventure!

There are three game modes – Casual, Advanced and Extreme – to satisfy players with different gaming experience. In-depth strategy guide will come in handy whenever you are stuck. Realistically drawn scenery, chilling sounds and a twisted plot will keep you involved till the end in Whisper of Fear: The Cursed Doll. The game is developed by Vogat and published by G5 Entertainment.

 

 

Key Features:

  • 51 Stunning locations
  • 17 Brain-twisting mini-games
  • Three game modes: Casual, Advanced and Extreme
  • In-depth Strategy Guide and much more

Whisper of Fear: The Cursed Doll is available for download on iPhone and iPad today. Gamers can try the game for free and unlock the full version through an in-app purchase for $2.99 on iPhone and $4.99 on iPad TODAY ONLY (reg. $4.99 on iPhone and $6.99 on iPad). The game is developed by Vogat and published by G5 Entertainment.

When: Today, October 10, 2012

Where:
iTunes Store:
Whisper of Fear: The Cursed Doll for iPhone
Whisper of Fear: The Cursed Doll HD for iPad

For further information, visit the homepages of Whisper of Fear: The Cursed Doll for iPhone and iPad, the game’s website, G5 Entertainment’s YouTube channel, G5’s Facebook, Google+ and Twitter pages.

About G5 Entertainment AB
G5 Entertainment AB is a developer and publisher of high quality downloadable games for iPhone, iPad, Android, Mac, Kindle Fire, and Nook tablets. G5 develops and publishes games that are family-friendly, easy to learn, and targeted at the widest audience of experienced and novice players. G5 owns a number of popular game franchises like Virtual City, Special Enquiry Detail, Supermarket Mania, Stand O’Food, and Mahjongg Artifacts, and invests in creating new games and bringing established franchises to new gaming platforms.

About Vogat Interactive
Vogat consists of four game development studios. The company produces AAA casual games for iOS, Android, PC and Mac. The main focus of Vogat Interactive is the development of high quality free-to-play, freemium and premium games for mobile platforms.

Thumbstar’s Piyo Blocks 2 Coming Soon to Android Android – exclusive release announced for 18th October

9 Oct

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Liverpool, UK – 9h October 2012 – Mobile games publisher, Thumbstar Games, is pleased to announce that the Android version of the hugely popular Piyo Blocks 2, developed by London based Big Pixel Studios, will be available from next Thursday 18th October.

Bringing a quirky burst of colour onto the Google Play store, Piyo Blocks 2 is match-3 mayhem with six single-player game modes, as well as the option for frenzied multiplayer action with the all-new online multiplayer mode. In multiplayer, the aim is to create enormous combos and take down your opponent with a series of insane attacks, resulting in a flood of blocks on their screen that’ll prove too much to handle!

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Piyo Blocks 2 is a hybrid of vivid Japanese visuals and all the much-loved elements of the match-3 genre. As well as numerous level-up options, time attacks and Zen-like ‘Endless’ styles of gameplay, you’ll have the option to try out the exciting new disco mode, featuring two minutes of rapidly changing coloured blocks and a host of other interesting challenges!

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Piyo Bocks 2 brings Thumbstar’s list of high-quality Smartphone titles to nine since the official launch of their publishing arm this year. Driven by Martin and Gareth Edmondson, key figures in the UK gaming industry, Thumbstar continues to remain committed to providing immersive, entertaining gameplay across a variety of handheld devices.

To keep up with Thumbstar’s news follow and like us on Twitter and Facebook @thumbstar and ww.facebook.com/thumbstargames

About Thumbstar Games

Thumbstar is a mobile games service provider representing more than 150 developers and providing in excess of 3500 titles through 200 channels globally, including the UK and Europe, S.E. Asia, the Americas, the Middle East and Australasia. Thumbstar originally started out in 2008 as an aggregator / publisher of mobile games for J2Me, Windows Mobile, RIM BlackBerry and Symbian. Since then Thumbstar has also moved into mobile games publishing for iOS and Android and expanded its business offering to become a digital developer, distributor and publisher of mobile entertainment lifestyle applications, wallpapers and themes.

Chillingo Brings ‘E.T.: The Green Planet’ To The App Store

9 Oct

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MACCLESFIELD, U.K., OCTOBER 9, 2012 – Relive the adventure and magic of E.T. in an amazing all-new game! Leading games publisher Chillingo today announced, in conjunction with Universal Partnerships & Licensing, and developed by Strawdog Studios in partnership with Big Play Digital, the launch of ‘E.T.: The Green Planet’ game app for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. In celebration of the 30th anniversary of the ground-breaking film E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial, users will experience their own interactive journey as E.T. returns home to The Green Planet.

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The new game allows players to fly past the moon and soar across the stars together with our beloved extra-terrestrial. Once home, E.T. must save the dying planet by creating enchanted gardens full of intergalactic plant life.  Players can use E.T.’s magic healing touch to breed new and exotic species.
E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial is one of the greatest science-fiction films ever made and conjures up nostalgia for countless fans around the world. We are excited to commemorate this global cultural phenomenon by publishing an amazing new game,” explains Chris Byatte, co-general manager and co-founder of Chillingo. “As fans ourselves, we are proud to work closely with Universal Partnerships & Licensing to introduce players to the fantastical and beautiful home planet of E.T.,” adds Joe Wee, co-general manager and co-founder of Chillingo.

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E.T.: The Green Planet Game Features:
·      Experience the mysterious world of The Green Planet and its inhabitants.
·      Meet E.T.’s wise teacher, Botanicus, and an army of Micro Tech workers who help you breed new and exotic plant species.
·      Grow and nurture new plant varieties and watch your garden grow.
·      Collect recognizable artifacts from the film and construct a communicator to contact Earth.
·      Cross-breed seeds to create amazing new plant hybrids.
·      Beautiful original artwork and animation brings the planet to life.
·      Visit your friends’ gardens on The Green Planet and invite new players via Facebook and Twitter.

E.T.: The Green Planet is available as a free download on the App Store as a Universal Build for iPhone,

iPod touch and iPad at http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/e.t.-the-green-planet/id544697989?mt=8

Also, for a limited time only, receive “Gertie’s Geranium” as a free in-game gift with the purchase of E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial Anniversary Edition Blu-ray™ Combo Pack, debuting on Blu-ray™ for the first time ever today. Featuring an all-new, digitally re-mastered picture, as well as all-new 7.1 surround sound, the Blu-ray™ Combo Pack includes the 1982 theatrical movie, an all-new interview with Spielberg, and “The E.T. Journals,” featuring never-before-seen footage from the set of the film.

About E.T.
Relive the adventure and magic in one of the most beloved motion pictures of all-time, E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial, from Academy Award-winning director Steven Spielberg. Captivating audiences of all ages, this timeless story follows the unforgettable journey of a lost alien and the 10-year-old boy he befriends. Join Elliot (Henry Thomas), Gertie (Drew Barrymore) and Michael (Robert MacNaughton) as they come together to help E.T. find his way back home. Now digitally re-mastered with enhanced picture and sound for its 30th Anniversary, E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial is “one of the great American films” (Leonard Maltin) that forever belongs in the hearts and minds of audiences everywhere.

About Chillingo


Chillingo, a subsidiary of Electronic Arts, is a leading games publisher on iOS with numerous award-winning hits around the world including Angry Birds, Cut the Rope, Contre Jour, and Anomaly Warzone Earth. The company also publishes games for Android, Windows Phone 7, Steam, and other digital platforms. For more information about the company and its games, please visit www.chillingo.com.

About Universal Partnerships & Licensing
UP&L oversees Universal’s consumer product licensing, film and home entertainment promotions, and all corporate alliances for Universal’s theatrical, home entertainment, theme parks and stage productions.  This dedicated division is also responsible for monetizing the Studio’s vast library of films and characters through licensing, branding and marketing opportunities.  UP&L is part of NBCUniversal.  NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production and marketing of entertainment, news and information to a global audience.  NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group and world-renowned theme parks.  Comcast Corporation owns a controlling 51% interest in NBCUniversal, with GE holding a 49% stake.

About Strawdog Studios
Strawdog Studios is an innovative and modern video game development company based in Derby, UK. Formed in 2003 by industry seasoned individuals, our combined experience covers a wide spectrum of game development disciplines and genres. Strawdog Studios develop both original and contract (license/conversion) titles for publication on Xbox 360, Wii, PS3, PC and iPhone using our in-house, cross-platform technology.

About Big Play Digital
Big Play Digital partners with global sports and entertainment brands to create games for mobile devices.  Big Play works on a license or co-production basis with brands whilst investing its own capital to create new revenue streams for brand owners in the lucrative mobile games market.

Freebie Alert: Chicken Raid (iPhone) Full Version Goes Free Today Chicken Raid HD (iPad) on sale, 66% OFF

9 Oct

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October 09, 2012: FDG Entertainment announces a fantastic FREEBIE today.

Chicken Raid, the latest and greatest physics puzzler with an App Store rating of 4.5 stars is totally free today on iPhone and 66% OFF on iPad. Chicken Raid is a physics puzzler oozing with charm while the player tries to get rid of a rowdy chicken gang. Tap on objects to destroy them and cause deadly chain reactions. Check out the awesome animations in the Debut Trailer (see below). The game supports Retina resolution and even has an own “Chicken-Song” included. OH – and this is *not* an “Angry Birds” clone! ^^

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APP STORE LINKS

Chicken Raid (iPhone) : $.99 -> FREE

http://itunes.apple.com/app/id512921035?mt=8

Chicken Raid (iPad) : $2.99 -> $.99 (66% OFF)

http://itunes.apple.com/app/id529479883?mt=8&partnerId=2003&tduid=UK2081544

About FDG Entertainment:

FDG Entertainment is a leading developer and publisher of highly creative download games for major platforms including the iPhone and casual game consoles and rated as #34 TOP Developer / Publisher for iPhone at Pocketgamer.biz. The company has been founded back in 2001 and is located in Munich, Germany. FDG Entertainment produced more than 40 critically acclaimed games. Most popular games from FDG are Cover Orange with over 8 million downloads and Parachute Panic with over 5 million downloads. FDG also won the International Mobile Games Award (IMGA 2010) in Barcelona for the Best Mobile Game 2010 with Beyond Ynth. Latest success is Clear Vision, a sniper shooting game in top paid positions worldwide including USA. Clear Vision sold over 1 Million units within 2 months.