December 19, 2011 in Games (E)
[prMac.com] San Francisco, California - Pixowl Inc. today is thrilled to announce a major update to its family-friendly, fast-paced arcade Safari Party puzzle game for iOS that brings a new twist to the classic matching apps. This update adds the new game "Zen" mode and the much awaited save progression feature. The game is simple, fun and addictive for kids and parents to pick it up and enjoy, and also challenging enough for puzzle enthusiasts to play.
Since its launch, Safari Party has topped the charts among the top puzzle games and climbed up to #1 ranking in the French App Store and many Top 25 spots throughout the world.
The new Zen mode is more oriented on strategy than action: it invites players to think & plan ahead their moves so as to form the largest possible groups on the screen, without any timer constraint. The automatic save feature was a much requested feature by players and Pixowl has listened to their feedbacks. They can now exit the game and resume it next time they launch the application to where the level where they left it.
The simplest things are usually the ones that bring the most joy. And Safari Party proves it by giving players an opportunity to compete for the title of the best world photographer by picturing groups of savage animals. The app combines arcade and puzzle elements with a Bejeweled-style playfield featuring an unusual method of playing puzzle games, allowing users to gain total control over the game play using multiple strategies. Gamers can tap on an available group of animals of the same kind or create larger groups to score more points. The game becomes a mental and speed challenge as users move forward through the levels and progress by unlocking new mind intriguing modes.
Safari Party comes with Retina Display support, five hand drawn themes with thirty five adorable characters and various power-ups that bring additional dynamism to the game. Carefully detailed art made by famous French cartoonist Laurel makes this game truly unique. In addition, the app has OpenFeint and Game Center integration with leaderboards and achievements. The game is simple, fun and addictive for kids and parents to pick it up easily and enjoy, but it is also challenging enough for puzzle enthusiasts to play. It will definitely provide hours of fun, laughter and joy for players of all types.
* iPhone, iPod touch or iPad
* Requires iOS 3.1 or later
* 19.6 MB
Pricing and Availability:
Safari Party 1.1 is available worldwide for Free in December ($1.99 regular price or the equivalent amount in other currencies), exclusively through the App Store in the Games category.
Pixowl, Inc. is a multi-platform mobile game development company with headquarters in San Francisco, CA. The international, experienced and dynamic team of Pixowl strives to meet the exact needs of players worldwide combining appealing design with a unique idea while maintaining cost-effective production. With the success of its first iOS game, Pixowl sees a bright future in multi-platform games development. Copyright (C) 2011 Pixowl, Inc. 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.