October 21, 2011 in Games (E)
[prMac.com] Charlotte, North Carolina - Umodo has introduced Lava Luau 1.0 and Lava Luau Lite 1.0, for iOS devices. Embrace the power of the Lava Lord and bring devastation to the unworthy villagers! Lava Luau, is a family friendly, pick up and play action-puzzle game. With simple rules and intuitive tap controls, Lava Luau, is easy to learn but challenging to master. Varying degrees of difficulty and dynamic game play that includes bonuses and power-ups make this a fun game for casual players and hardcore gamers alike. The player's mission is to navigate the flow of lava down the mountain clearing a lava path to the village by destroying rocks and burning all objects along your way. With an endless of gameplay, Lava Luau is challenging enough to keep players engaged for hours.
Lava Luau has three distinct levels of gameplay "Normal", "Countdown" and "Maze". To play it, gamers simply tap on individual rocks creating groups of at least three or more of same-colored rocks, then tap the group to make them explode and disappear as the Lava flows further down the hill towards the village. To help players in their quest to annihilate the village, gamers will find various bonuses available including point multipliers, flowers, bombs, and more. If you're stuck, drag a bomb over a rock next to the lava to destroy it. Once lava has reached the bottom, tap the arrow to open the gate the destroy the village.
Smooth beats drive the original musical score that accompanies players on their way to devastation and annihilation of the village. Intuitive touch controls provide a smooth and fun gaming experience for all ages, while the beautiful, unique graphics, optimized for the iPhone, make Lava Luau a truly fun game to play. Coming soon, Lava Luau players will be able share their high scores with friends and other players on Facebook, as well as take advantage of online leader boards via Apple Game Center.
"The team at Umodo took the time and special care to produce a carefully balanced combination of killer art, sound and music with smooth, intuitive and engaging gameplay to make Lava Luau an absolute pleasure to play. All this, while keeping things interesting with a mix of quick action and strategic thinking. Our goal is to make everything about this game fine-tuned down to the smallest detail so players can focus on what they are best at, and like doing the most - playing Lava Luau!", said Brett McCoy, Umodo Co-founder and Marketing Director.
* All new Classic (normal) mode
* 3 Unique Levels of Game Play
* Pick up and play action-puzzle game
* Free for a limited time
* Fun for all ages
* Normal - Clear a lava path to the village by destroying rocks and burning all objects along your way
* Countdown - Time is ticking. Make it to the village before your time runs out
* Maze - Discover the unique path through the rocks avoiding traps along the way
Coming soon: Lava Luau players will be able share their high scores with friends and other players on Facebook, as well as take advantage of online leader boards via Apple Game Center.
* iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad
* Requires iOS 4.2 or later
* 6.7 MB
Pricing and Availability:
Lava Luau 1.0 is only $0.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Games category. Lava Luau Lite is free and available through the App Store.
Located in Charlotte, North Carolina, Umodo was founded in 2010 by Albert Banks, Ron Edelen and Brett McCoy. An innovative digital startup focused on moving beyond the device to publish mobile and web applications that engage users and create a sense of wonder. All Material and Software (C) 2010-2011 Umodo / All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPod, the iPod logo, are registered trademarks of Apple Computer in the U.S. and/or other countries.