December 2, 2010 in Games (E)
[prMac.com] Vologda, Russian Federation - Playrix Entertainment, developer and publisher of Fishdom, Royal Envoy, Call of Atlantis, Gardenscapes, 4 Elements and other casual games, today is pleased to announce that its second internal iPad port, The Rise of Atlantis HD, has hit the App Store early this morning. The game is available in full and lite versions, with the former at a discounted price of $4.99 for a limited time. As company announced previously, it is following its plans of doing "weekly staggered releases" bringing three iPad games to the App Store, one game a week. Playrix started last Thursday with Fishdom HD that was followed by The Rise of Atlantis HD today. The launch of the third game in the batch, Brickshooter Egypt HD, is scheduled for next Thursday, December 9.
"We are very excited to see how our best-selling long-liver, The Rise of Atlantis, will perform on the App Store," said Igor Bukhman, Playrix's President, Products. "The Mac version of the game was chosen a Staff Pick by Apple, so the odds are high that players will love the iPad port as well."
In the Rise of Atlantis HD players' mission is to bring the legendary continent of Atlantis back to the surface and restore it to its might. In this extraordinary puzzle game with spectacular new features, handy bonuses and explosive power-ups players set out on an adventurous quest around the ancient lands of Greece, Troy, Phoenicia, Babylon, Egypt, Carthage and Rome to gather the seven greatest powers of the patron god of the Atlanteans - Poseidon. With 77 captivating levels of fantastic game play, truly unique twists never seen before and the ability of continuous replay this game will keep one entertained for weeks!
Features of The Rise of Atlantis on iPad include:
* 77 explosive levels with the ability of continuous replay
* 7 magic artifacts to assemble in ancient lands
* Excellent storyline in beautiful animation
* Awe-inspiring graphics and soundtrack
* Fully optimized for the touch screen
* Compatible with iPad
* Requires iOS 3.2 or later
* 50.6 MB
Pricing and Availability:
For a limited time, The Rise of Atlantis HD 1.0.1 is $4.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Games 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, Fishdom, Call of Atlantis, 4 Elements and Gardenscapes is progressively increasing production by creating new compelling games and engaging gaming experiences on a variety of platforms, including social networks and mobile devices. For more information please Playrix online. All names are trademarks or registered trademarks of Playrix Entertainment or their respective owners.