June 7, 2016 in Games (E)
[prMac.com] Farmers Branch, Texas - Magnin & Associates has announced its recent Go Kart Park 1.0 (iOS) is now also available on Apple TV, Android, and Windows 10 Phone & PC. Go Kart Park brings the excitement of go karts to your Apple TV, Android, and Windows 10 Phone & PC. Lean and turn the Apple TV Siri Remote in landscape to speed up, slow down, backup, and steer.
Three different types of go kart tracks:
* A standard oval lap track
* a slick track with tight hairpin turns
* And a drag strip
There are 8 different go karts from which to choose, along with automatic or manual transmission on each. The game was featured in the movie: "Grand Prix: The Winning Tale" available online from Amazon Prime.
The game was produced by Ed Magnin, programmed by Willie Johnson, Jr, with graphics by Joe Eisma. Rich Douglas created the music and excellent audio effects. According to Ed Magnin, "This game is another of our 'school's out' games. And as part of our continuing commitment, this is now our eighth title for the Apple TV, where we can show off the excellent graphics and sound in a larger format." Similarly the Windows 10 version allows play on everything from a Windows Phone to a variety of PC configurations using mouse, keyboard, or even Xbox One controller.
Note: There are currently no direct links to the Apple TV App Store. The Apple TV App Store is currently only viewable from an Apple TV. To quickly locate the game, just open the App Store on your Apple TV and search for either "Magnin" or "Go Kart Park."
Device Requirements (Apple TV):
* Fourth-generation Apple TV
* Requires tvOS 9.0 or later
* 47 MB
* Rated 4
Pricing and Availability:
Go Kart Park 1.0 is $1.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide through the App Store in the Games category. An Android version is available worldwide from both Google Play and Amazon AppStore. A Widows 10 Phone & PC version is available from the Windows Store. The Apple TV version is a Free download to previous purchasers of the iOS version.
Ed Magnin has been actively involved in the game industry since 1979. Earlier in his career he worked for some of the top game developers of their day - MicroProse, Cinemaware, Virgin Games, and Park Place Productions. In 1993, he founded Magnin & Associates and has focused on handheld games ever since. For the last 6 years they have created over 20 for the iOS (with over a million App Store downloads), many of which are also available for Android, and Windows 10 Phone & PC. All Material and Software (C) Copyright 2016 Magnin & Associates. 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. Other trademarks and registered trademarks may be the property of their respective owners.