April 13, 2011 in Games (E)
[prMac.com] Chicago, Illinois - Indie game studio Heyalda Corporation sees 19,159 downloads from the Apple App Store in one day while offering a promotion for free download of the full version of its motocross racing iPhone/iPod app, Moto Heyalda (regularly priced $1.99). The free part of the promotion ends Friday, April 15th and at that point Moto Heyalda will be priced at $0.99. Over the first three days of the promotion, Moto Heyalda shot up the charts of the US Apple App Store to #6 in the Top Free iPhone Racing Apps category and #114 in the Top Free iPhone Games Apps.
"Day one saw a slow start of 363 downloads, but on day two of the promotion Moto Heyalda was downloaded 10,001 times and on day 3 (day of this writeup) there were 19,159 downloads", enthusiastically stated by Jim Range, founder and CEO of Heyalda Corporation.
Moto Heyalda is a 2.5 dimension side scrolling motocross racing game that includes features such as real-time multi-player, build your own custom motocross racks, race against the computer, race against your own ghost, and global leader boards. The game is based on the concept of accurately simulating the physics of motocross racing.
Heyalda Corporation also recently released SnowXross, a snowmobile racing game packed with the same features as Moto Heyalda and has an Easter themed SnowXross - Easter Bunny Park snowmobile racing game scheduled for release April 15.
Heyalda Corporation is excited about this promotion and how it is connecting with the players of its games to learn as much as possible regarding how to deliver the best products possible. Creating video games is as much an art-form as it is a science, and we at Heyalda Corporation are dedicated to consistent learning and improvement in how we do what we do.
* iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPod touch 3G, 4G, and iPad
* Requires iOS 3.1 or later
* 16.5 MB
Pricing and Availability:
For a limited time promotion, Moto Heyalda 1.1.2 is free (regularly priced $1.99 USD) or equivalent amount in other currencies and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Games category. The free part of the promotion ends Friday, April 15th.
Heyalda Corporation was founded in 2009 with the purpose of creating mobile device video game and multimedia products that provide exceptional user experiences. At the core of Heyalda Corporation is the idea that great games and multimedia experiences are created when all the right ingredients are melded together just right. We are passionate about understanding the science and art-form behind creating great experiences, weather that be the experience of the player of the game or the maker of the game. We are always seeking to learn and improve. Copyright (C) 2011 Heyalda Corporation. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.