Award Winning Game Lets Players Sling Digital Discs in an Advanced Mobile Version of an Old Arcade Favorite
TEL AVIV, Israel – March 4, 2014 – Crazy Labs, TabTale’s new publishing brand of indie game content for older audiences, today released its first game titled Air Hockey Mania – Disky. Winner of Game Connection Europe’s “Best Mobile Game” award, Disky is a fast-paced, disc-slinging game that can be played in single-player mode or local multiplayer battles against a friend. Developed by Playful Shark and Plaid Games, Disky is free-to-play and now available to download on the App Store for iPhone and iPad devices.
To view the video trailer, visit: www.youtube.com/watch?v=Frfp3e9HpBM
To download Air Hockey Mania – Disky, visit: https://itunes.apple.com/us/
Air Hockey Mania – Disky is a modern version of the classic game of air hockey, optimized for a mobile world. Players use multiple discs with distinct powers to dominate the competition with both offensive and defensive strategy. Evolving boards filled with obstacles require you to make precise, decisive moves with lightning reflexes. Players can choose between battling the AI in single-player Arcade Mode, or against another player on the same smartphone or tablet device in two-player Party Mode. Win by overcoming challenges and slinging all of your discs into the enemy’s side of the board!
- Single-player Arcade and local two-player Party modes.
- Gameplay that’s perfect for tournaments and parties.
- Evolving boards that keep you constantly on your toes.
- Multiple discs with unique abilities, so you can vary your offensive strikes.
Air Hockey Mania – Disky is the first game from Crazy Labs, a brand new publisher partnering with third-party independent studios worldwide to create engaging mobile content for teens and up. Crazy Labs is a publishing arm of TabTale, a top global developer and publisher of mobile games, education apps, and e-books for kids with over 300 million downloads and 25 million active users per month.
About Crazy Labs
Crazy Labs is a new publishing brand of TabTale, a top 10 global publisher of mobile games by download volume. Crazy Labs was formed to publish interactive mobile games for older audiences, capitalizing on TabTale’s existing market success and expertise in the children’s apps market. Based in Tel Aviv, Israel, Crazy Labs partners with independent development studios across the globe to create engaging mobile content for audiences aged 13 and older, expanding the breadth and range of TabTale’s mobile offerings.
TabTale is a developer and publisher of interactive games and educational apps for smartphones and tablets that kids and parents love. Currently recognized by App Annie as the eighth largest mobile app publisher in the world with over 300 million downloads and 25 million monthly active users, TabTale’s key franchises include Baby, Paint Sparkles, and Doctor X. The company was founded in 2010 and is headquartered in Tel Aviv, Israel with 130 employees across its offices in Macedonia, Ukraine, Bulgaria and India. TabTale has raised a total of $13.5M in venture capital funding led by Qualcomm Ventures and Magma Venture Partners. The funding is being used to fuel app development, expand to new markets of older audiences, and solidify TabTale’s leadership position in the children’s mobile entertainment and education categories. To learn more about TabTale, visit www.tabtale.com.
About Plaid Games
Plaid Games is a digital media start-up company. We design, develop and market cutting edge games and technology. Plaid Games aims to define the future of gaming by bringing innovative, high-quality games to mobile devices and web browsers around the world. We’re committed to creating fun, family-safe content that’s instantly accessible. Plaid Games was founded by Uri Golan. Among our games are Katoombaa for Android and Bubblooba™ Online for Facebook and the open web. Learn more about Plaid Games at www.plaidgames.com.
About Playful Shark
Playful Shark is a game development studio based in Israel that has been creating games since 2004. We create both Tailor made games for clients as well as our own independent games, focusing on innovation. Playful Shark develops games with Flash, Unity and HTML5 for IOS, Android, Facebook and Web. Our missions is to make the ocean a little more playful for sharks and other sea creatures. Playful Shark is part of Jivy Group, a boutique outsourcing software house for startups and entrepreneurs. For more information about Playful Shark, visit www.playfulshark.com.
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