January 7, 2008 in Gaming (E)
[prMac.com] IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Boston, Ma - January 7, 2008 - Popular Mac-only game publisher, Red Marble Games, today announced the release of Flip Words 2 for the Macintosh. A wildly successful game on the PC and other gaming platforms, Flip Words 2 provides hours of addictive word searching and phrase building fun.
Picking up where the original Flip Words left off, Flip Words 2 continues to provide endless word searching excitement, challenging the player to figure out popular phrases in the process. Flip Words 2 ups the ante by adding brand new game modes and visual themes, as well as a wider variety of phrase categories. Players can even let others share in the fun with the Party mode; up to four players play cooperatively across the Internet in a pursuit to attain the highest score and win medals in the process. And with the onboard Phrase Editor, players can even create their own phrases for other Flip Words 2 players to use and enjoy.
"We're thrilled to bring Flip Words 2 to Mac users around the world," said Mark Batten, founder and CEO of Red Marble Games. "Actually, it's quite amazing; Flip Words 2 provides even more addictive fun than the original Flip Words … which set a very high standard. Flip Words 2 is fantastic fun for the whole family, and educational at the same time."
Flip Words 2 features include:
- Clickable letters to make words and solve phrases,
- The ability to download new phrases for nearly endless playing fun,
- Three different modes of play, Classic, Strategy, and Party,
- Player can create their own phrases to share with other Flip Words 2 players,
- New high-resolution graphics and visual themes along with accompanying soundtracks.
Priced at only $19.99 USD, Flip Words 2 is a Universal Mac OS X application that requires Mac OS X 10.3.9 or better, and is available for immediate download directly from Red Marble Games' website.
Founded in 2002 by Mark Batten, renowned game publisher Red Marble Games came about with the idea of bringing great independent games, originally developed for the Windows platform, over to the Mac. In one form or another, Mac games have always been a passion of Batten's, and by focusing on porting and publishing rather than on original development, Red Marble Games is able to make a broader array of high quality titles available for Mac people to enjoy. Red Marble Games is proud to be a Mac-only company, and focuses on bringing Mac users games that are easy to learn and fun to play over and over again. Most all of Red Marble Games' titles are intended to appeal to the whole family.