October 3, 2011 in Games (E)
[prMac.com] San Mateo, California - Selectsoft's medieval siege game Castle Clout has stormed its way into the top 100 iPhone(R) games on the App Store. Featuring exciting trebuchet action, smooth touch controls, a powerful build-and-share level editor, and fun enemy-squashing sound effects, the addictive app has also reached the top 15 in Adventure games and top 10 for the Strategy games chart.
Developed by Selectsoft in partnership with Teyon, Castle Clout for iPhone(R) and iPad(R) was recently updated and now features even better performance and improved gameplay. "It appears our last update had a huge impact," comments Selectsoft VP Edgar Chen. The game first became a web hit in 2008, eventually garnering over 35 million online plays. Now Castle Clout has made the top charts on the App Store as well. "We're absolutely thrilled to see Castle Clout make it to the Top 100 Games," says Chen. "We have always felt from the start that Castle Clout had huge potential...and we are thankful to see how players have supported our app on the App Store."
Castle Clout for iPhone(R) and iPad(R) features a special blend of medieval artillery action and strategy as players plot how best to obliterate their enemies. Choose between classic tap controls and precision directional aiming to fine-tune your angle of attack, then release at the right moment to maximize the damage you inflict. Listen to the agonized cries of your defeated foes while you smash their castles to smithereens!
* Build and Share Levels - Design amazing structures using different wall materials and defensive objects, then share your creation for everyone to play
* 150 Levels Plus Unlimited Shared Maps - Earn trophies and enjoy free access to unlimited community-created shared levels
* OpenFeint Integration - Win 13 achievements and climb global online leaderboards
* 2 Control Modes - Choose between classic tap controls and precision directional aiming
* Multiple Types Of Enemies And Ammo - Destroy your foes with boulders, bombs, plagues and more
* Realistic Physics
* Retina Support
Teyon is a successful developer and publisher of interactive entertainment for all leading platforms. Established in 2006 in Poland, the company is focused on the development of high-quality video games and software. Teyon has created best-selling games for Nintendo DSi(TM) and Wii(TM), PC, Mac, iPhone(R)/iPad(R) and more, including the well-received puzzle games Robot Rescue and Ball Fighter.
* US English, French, German, Italian and Spanish
* iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad
* Requires iOS 3.2 or later
* iOS 4.0 Tested
* 19.8 MB
Pricing and Availability:
Castle Clout 1.2 is only $0.99 USD for the iPhone and $1.99 for iPad (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Games category. Review copies are available upon request.
Headquartered in San Mateo, California, Selectsoft is a leading developer of family-friendly games and apps, creating best-selling games for iOS, Nintendo DSi(TM) and Wii(TM), Android, Mac and PC. It's also one of the largest independent publishers of PC and Mac software, featuring licensed content from Broderbund, Disney, The Learning Company, Big Fish Games and many more. For almost 20 years, Selectsoft has been dedicated to providing affordable, fun entertainment for the whole family. Copyright (C) 2011 Selectsoft. 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.