Macclesfield, UK and PARIS – June 22, 2012 – Independent game publishers Chillingo and Focus Home Interactive today announced that their critically acclaimed arcade title, Knights of the Round Cable has unveiled a first video trailer, and launched its official website at http://www.knights-roundcable.com/
Knights of the Round Cable throws players into a crazy medieval world, as they grapple and swing around anchor points to fill their knight’s pockets with sparkly gems scattered throughout each level. Use your reflexes to change direction, collect treasures and dodge the attacks of enemies.
Both publishers are excited about its upcoming launch in july on iOS and Android™, and will be releasing further details about Knights of the Round Cable on a regular basis.
Knights of the Round Cable was first previewed at E3 with outstanding praise from journalists citing:
- “…Knights of the Round Cable is my favorite kind of mobile game: something totally unique that doesn’t clearly fall into any genre bucket…” -IGN
- “…We checked out Knights of the Round Cable, a game I felt has some serious “sleeper hit” potential. Sometimes games just need one really fun and unique mechanic to stand out, and that describes Knights of the Round Cable to a T…” -TouchArcade
- “…Chillingo has got quite a selection of games at E3 2012 this year, but this is possibly our favorite among them…” -TheAppera
- “…This was a fun, easy game to pick up, and, of course, that means it was super addictive as a mobile game…” -GamingAngels
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 Focus Home Interactive
Founded in 1996, Focus Home Interactive is an independent French publisher based near Paris, France. Known for the quality, diversity and originality of its catalogue, Focus has published and distributed original titles that have become benchmark titles worldwide – such as Blood Bowl, Sherlock Holmes, TrackMania, Runaway and also Cities XL and Cycling Manager. In 2012, Focus published ambitious games such as Wargame: European Escalation, the new real time strategy game from the creators of « R.U.S.E. »™; Game Of Thrones™, the role-playing game adapted from the bestseller saga written by George R.R. Martin. The second half of 2012 will be just as exciting, with the release of The Testament of Sherlock Holmes™ on PC and for the first time ever on consoles; Of Orcs and Men, a great roleplaying game featuring Orcs and Goblins; and also the official video game of the Tour de France. http://www.focus-home.com
About Dancing Dots
Dancing Dots is an independent game developer located in Paris, France. Founded in 2005 and run by experienced game industry professionals, Dancing Dots focuses on high profi le, original and high quality projects. As such, we have a single mission: bringing the highest quality and fun to every game we do. With a proven track record of commercially successful games such as the My Baby series (2+ millions copies sold), we put emphasis on game design, project management and publisher communication. Dancing Dots has shipped over a dozen games on PC, DS, PSP, iPhone et Wii. Our current projects are on PC, XBLA, PSN, and a next gen handheld console. http://www.dancingdots-studio.com
Erin Fan, TriplePoint for Focus Home Interactive