December 19, 2011 in Games (E)
[prMac.com] Kuching, Malaysia - Team NEETBytes today is please to announce the latest update to Stupid Penguins 1.1.1 saw the app skyrocketing into the top 50 in 8 countries and making top 100 and top 500 on several other apps worldwide, including the US App Store. Stupid Penguins update not only introduces localizations in 6 different languages, but also some new features such as updated menu interface, the ability to post your score screen to Facebook and Twitter, and also 2 new leaderboards on the Game Center which brings in new dimensions to the gameplay.
Stupid Penguins received over 5,000 downloads within a 48 hour period which propelled it to ranked top 50 in China, Taiwan, Thailand, Slovenia, Kazakhstan, Vietnam, Russia & Hungary. It also received top 100 rankings in Hong Kong, Italy, Malaysia, Portugal, Czech Republic, Chile, Greece, Netherlands, Spain, Venezuela, Austria and Indonesia.
But most importantly, the developers were most proud of their achievement in the US App Store, which ranked at #133. The US App Store is considered as one of the hardest store to get ranked in, and is also one of the biggest App Store markets in the world.
Stupid Penguins is the 2nd iOS game developed by indie group Team NEETBytes, a brand new startup which began creating games for iOS devices earlier this year.
Alongside the achievement with Stupid Penguins, the developers were also happy that their latest game, Magic Jewels: Flood the Gems managed to nab top 500 spots in 500 in Japan, Korea, Taiwan, Singapore, Turkey, Spain, UAE, Kuwait and Thailand AppStore within 48 hours of launch.
Team NEETBytes have also announced plans to upgrade and improve Stupid Penguins in the near future.
"We are happy with the results of both Stupid Penguins and Magic Jewels so far, but we want to go even further. We already have plans to expand Stupid Penguins by adding more game modes and improving its gameplay and value as thanks to our players."
* iOS 3.2 or later
* iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad
* 22.8 MB
Pricing and Availability:
Stupid Penguins 1.1.1 is only $0.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Games category.
Team NEETBytes is a small group of developers that got its start early 2011. A group of close friends and passionate gamers decided to come together and started creating games on the iPhone and iPad. Starting out small, this indie developer team has big plans for the future and believes that they will become an influential player in the mobile gaming industry. For additional information, check out their website. They can also be contacted directly from their website. Team NEETBytes currently have 3 major release - Air Tappers, Stupid Penguins and Magic Jewels: Flood the Gems, and are currently working on their fourth major release. Copyright (C) 2011 NEETBytes 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.