Developer Appxplore launches stylish, relaxing mobile game for iOS and Android
KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA – Feb. 21, 2013 – Appxplore today announced the launch of Sporos, a puzzle game for iOS and Android that’s equal parts relaxing and brain-bending. The company’s debut mobile game, Lightopus (published by Bulkypix), was the winner of numerous critical awards. Sporos, the first self-published title from Appxplore, offers casual accessibility for puzzle fans who enjoy a calm, methodical approach to mobile gaming. Sporos’ intuitive touch-and-drag controls, vibrant graphics and minimalist soundtrack create a game that is both understated and challenging at the same time. With a simple goal to “light up every cell,” the game will lure in puzzle gamers with its gradually escalating difficulty. Explore the spores in Sporos, out now for iOS and Android.
Arcade Defense Game Finally Proves Once and for All that Trains > Zombies, Now Available for iOS
NORWAY – Feb. 7, 2013 – Norwegian indie mobile developer Dragonhead Games today announced that their latest iOS title is now available on the App Store! Zombies & Trains is an action-packed arcade defense game that finally provides an answer to the age-old question: “who would win in a fight between an armored train and a zombie horde?” Players can blast through the undead with armored trains and add carnage with powerups in four different game modes. Download your ticket to zombie-smashing mayhem for $0.99 for iPhone or $1.99 for iPad today!
Chartboost now reaches 300 million monthly active devices powering six billion game sessions per month
SAN FRANCISCO – Jan. 8, 2013 – Chartboost today announced a partnership with Sequoia Capital to accelerate its growth and further develop the business engine for mobile game developers so they can focus on building kickass games. The $19M round was led by Sequoia and included participation from existing investors TransLink Capital and SK Telecom Ventures. Chartboost allows game developers to reach new users through cross-promotion, make money from their games, and collaborate directly with fellow developers through the Direct Deals Marketplace.
MMO Crafting Adventure Launches on iPad, iPad Mini for Free
CHICAGO – Dec. 13, 2012 –Bytebin Studio, an independent MMO game developer, has today announced the launch of Deepworld for iPad and iPad mini. The crafting adventure game makes a seamless transition from Mac OSX, allowing players to log into their Deepworld account from either desktop or mobile devices. The iPad release provides the same complete MMO gameplay and functionality, with controls re-tooled to optimize the iPad’s multi-touch capabilities. The game is available to download for free on the App Store: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/deepworld/id574013495?mt=8
Pop Trivia Guessing Game Gets New Categories, Passes 1 Million Downloads Worldwide
JAKARTA – Dec. 12, 2012 –Alegrium, an independent developer of happy mobile games, today released a major update for pop culture puzzler ICON POP Quiz which includes brand new content and a number of streamlined additions requested by trivia game fans. The game now supports alternative answers for icons, the ability to redeem tokens for iPhone and iPad wallpapers, and more.
PARIS – Nov. 16, 2012 – The development of Mars: War Logs is progressing steadily and quickly! Today, this role-playing game, developed by Spiders Studio for Xbox LIVE, PlayStation Network and PC Digital, unveils its first official screenshots.
New Quiz Game Delivers Free Pop Culture Puzzles to the App Store
JAKARTA – Nov. 15, 2012 –Alegrium, an independent developer of happy mobile games, today announced that their newest App, ICON POP Quiz, is now available to download for free on iOS devices. ICON POP Quiz asks players to name movies, TV shows, and characters using handcrafted visual clues inspired by each answer, either by using their own smarts or with the help of some handy powerups. Test your pop culture knowledge firsthand by downloading ICON POP Quiz from the App Store at https://itunes.apple.com/app/id568334356!