August 5, 2010 in Games (E)
[prMac.com] Vologda Russian Federation - Playrix(R) Entertainment, developer and publisher of Royal Envoy(TM), Fishdom(TM), Call of Atlantis(TM), Gardenscapes(TM), 4 Elements(TM) and other casual games, confirms that its award-winning match-3 title, Call of Atlantis(TM) adapted for iPhone(TM) and iPod(R) touch is now free of charge on the App Store. The campaign will continue for a few days only with the the price increase to 2.99 USD by the end of the week.
Call of Atlantis for iPhone is Playrix's first internal adaptation of their own title for iPhone with 4 more in the pipeline by the end of the year. Since its launch in May, Call of Atlantis garnered glowing reviews from the major online resources. It was called "one of the best ports from the PC to the iPhone" by Gamezebo, "an exceptionally polished and professional match-3 port" by AppSafari, "an overarching story of Gods and Atlantis, complete with art and voiceover, that is just icing on the cake of sweet, sweet gameplay" by TUAW.
"We are happy to offer the full unlimited version of the game to our fans free of charge", said Igor Bukhman, Playrix's President, Products. "From new exciting mini-games designed for touch screen to advanced quality standards as far as game graphics are concerned, Call of Atlantis is truly a rewarding gaming experience for anyone who decides to give it a try. Well, there's nothing to hold you back when it's free."
Call of Atlantis for iPhone, a mix of Match-3 and Adventure, takes players on an exciting new quest around the ancient lands of the Mediterranean. Players' goal is to acquire 7 mysterious crystals of power by swapping adjacent tiles and driving the pieces of artifacts to the bottom of the game screen. Collecting all the crystals of power and bringing them back to the Altar of Poseidon, will appease the patron god of the Atlanteans and return peace and prosperity to the fabled sunken continent.
The features of Call of Atlantis(TM) for iPhone(TM) include:
* Unique mix of Match-3 and Adventure
* 54 addictive levels with endless replay value
* 7 ancient lands to explore
* Fun facts about fascinating places to learn
* Spectacular cut-scenes furthering the storyline
* High quality of graphics
* Impressive visual and sound effects
* Facebook Connect
* iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad
* Requires iPhone OS 3.0 or later
* 33.9 MB
Pricing and Availability:
Call of Atlantis 1.0.3 is now free for a limited time and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Entertainment category.
Founded in 2004, Playrix Entertainment has become known as a leading casual games developer and publisher. The team behind such hits as Royal Envoy(TM), Fishdom(TM), Call of Atlantis(TM), 4 Elements(TM) and Gardenscapes(TM) is progressively increasing production by creating new compelling games and engaging gaming experiences on a variety of platforms, including social networks. For more information please visit Playrix online. Copyright (C) 2010 Playrix Entertainment. 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.