September 10, 2009 in Games (E)
[prMac.com] Reston, VA - FlipSide5 Announces Touch Hockey Reaches 10 million Unique Game Player Milestone. During the week of August 24th Touch Hockey, FlipSide5's ground breaking air hockey game for the iPhone and iPod touch reached 10 million unique game players. Since its launch in October 2008 Touch Hockey has been one of the most popular games on the iPhone platform. Touch Hockey's with its industry leading graphics and multi-player game play over Wifi and Bluetooth showcases the iPhone's breakthough capabilities for mobile gaming.
Mike Sanford, FlipSide5's President, said: "We are very pleased that Touch Hockey continues to break new ground in the mobile gaming industry. With the addition of bluetooth multi-user game play in the latest release we expect even more growth in the next few months. The iPhone is a transformational device and we are dedicated to creating best-of-breed applications for the platform."
Touch Hockey, one of the most popular mobile games in history, is FlipSide5's multi-player arcade air hockey game. Available in ad supported and $1.99 versions Touch Hockey players can play against their friends over a wifi network or device to device using the bluetooth capabilities of the iPhone and iPod touch. Every day over 250,000 people play Touch Hockey and FlipSide5 has had over 16 million unique game downloads.
Located in Reston, Virginia, FlipSide5, Inc. is a world-leader in iPhone social-networked gaming. FlipSide5 offers Mancala: FS5, Touch Hockey, Touch4, Tic-Tac-Touch and Checkers FS5. FlipSide5, Inc. began in 2007 to bring the world's best software on the world's best mobile platform by delivering the world's most compelling applications to every single user in the world. Copyright (C) 2007-2009 FlipSide5, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone and iPod are registered trademarks of Apple Computer Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.