June 9, 2009 in Games (E)
[prMac.com] Toronto, Canada - zinc Roe announces the release of three new games for the iPhone and iPod Touch: Flying Furball, Stunt Wagon and Snack Attack. All three games feature Edgar and Eva Zimmer along with their cat 13 from the Emmy Award-winning Zimmer Twins television series and website. This unique cross-platform series, broadcast on Teletoon Canada and qubo in the US, invites children to create and share their own animated movies. The Zimmer Twins games combine the unique features of the iPhone and iPod touch with the excellent artwork, music and animation from the television series.
Edgar and 13 team up in Flying Furball. Control 13 as he jumps and ducks to collect fish bones and avoid the nasty obstacles. Collect bonus points for every bone you catch in sequence. Flying Furball is sure to put your reaction times to the test with three exciting levels. Flying Furball available for free from the iTunes App Store.
Tilt your iPhone to steer the wagon in Stunt Wagon. Tap the screen fly over obstacles. White stars give you special power-ups such as super-speed and bonus time. The green spirals are trouble. They can freeze you into a solid block or send you into the stratosphere! See if you can make it through all three levels. Stunt wagon is available at an introductory price of just $0.99USD.
In Snack Attack your goal is simple - keep the trick-or-treaters at bay. Don't let them reach the candy bowl! Tap the screen in line with the costumed kids, power-up and let go to fire. Give them enough candy and they'll move on. Use the special candy bombs to toss a fistful of candy in one go. Keep the candy flying and rack up the points! Snack Attach will able available soon at an introductory price of just $0.99 (USD).
All three games can be enjoyed on an iPhone or iPod touch running OS 2.2.1 or greater.
The Zimmer Twins is a popular children's website that invites kids to create and share their own animated stories. The Zimmer Twins website is home to more than 1 million movies created by kids across the world. Working with broadcast partners Teletoon Canada and qubo, a selection of the very best user-generated animations are showcased on broadcast television.
zinc Roe is a Toronto-based studio specializing in web and casual game development for kids. Clients include the Vancouver2010 Olympics, National Geographic Kids, The Family Channel, Teletoon and Scholastic. Copyright 2009 zinc Roe. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPod and iPhone, are registered trademarks of Apple Computer Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.