November 25, 2010 in Games (E)
[prMac.com] Vologda, Russian Federation - Playrix Entertainment, developer and publisher of Fishdom, Royal Envoy, Call of Atlantis, Gardenscapes, 4 Elements and other casual games, today announced that its first internal iPad port, Fishdom HD, has launched on the App Store early this morning.
The game is localized into the English, German, French and Dutch languages with more localizations coming within the next months. The game is available in full and lite versions, with the former at a discounted price of $4.99 for a limited time. Company also announced plans to do "weekly staggered releases" bringing two more iPad games, Brickshooter Egypt HD and The Rise of Atlantis HD, to the App Store, one game a week for the next fortnight.
"We are very excited to see how the game will perform. It has sparked quite a bit of anticipation on the gaming forums and has been called an iPad must-have by the iPad community, so our expectations are high", said Igor Bukhman, Playrix President, Products.
Fishdom on iPad is a high-definition adaptation of the award-winning match-3 downloadable title of the same name. The downloadable Fishdom franchise counts 6 installments and an adaptation for Facebook and other social platforms. The first Fishdom rolled out in 2008 and since then won numerous Best Game awards. It was honored with the iParenting Media Award as Best Video Game of 2009 and was named #3 Bestseller by AOL (Best Games of 2009).
In Fishdom HD, players earn cash by progressing through match-3 boards and solving puzzles to earn virtual cash. They can then use it to purchase exotic fish, ornaments and plants to create an aquarium of their own design. As they complete levels, players are awarded with Cups allowing extra bonuses. Fishdom's gameplay is programmed to adapt to every individual user's skills and pace, offering exactly the level of difficulty a particular user can feel comfortable with.
Features of Fishdom on iPad include:
* Full optimization for the touch screen
* Unlimited re-playability
* Interactive and fully customizable virtual environment
* Impressive variety of items and accessories to choose from
* US English, Dutch, French and German
* Compatible with iPad
* Requires iOS 3.2 or later
* 48.9 MB
Pricing and Availability:
Fishdom HD 1.0.1 is $4.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Games category.
Founded in 2004, Playrix Entertainment has become known as a leading casual games developer and publisher. The team behind such hits as Royal Envoy, Fishdom, Call of Atlantis, 4 Elements and Gardenscapes is progressively increasing production by creating new compelling games and engaging gaming experiences on a variety of platforms, including social networks and mobile devices. For more information please Playrix online. All names are trademarks or registered trademarks of Playrix Entertainment or their respective owners.