100% INDIE CHASES AWD-WINNING QUIZ SHOW (AND #1 GAME) STRAIGHT ONTO SAMSUNG APPS

Whether you’re up against The Beast, The Governess, The Dark Destroyer or the Sinnerman, you’d better be quick, as you face a tough challenge with THE CHASE – now available on Samsung Apps for £1.50.

Based on ITV’ s award-winning quiz show, The Chase has been launched for Android on Samsung’s marketplace thanks to 100% Indie, the initiative which provides support to indie developers as they bring their games to market.

100% Indie worked with Barnstorm Games, which has had number one games all around the world with Super Mario Ball, Hello Kitty Party, Mensa Brain Test and this very challenge.

Said Joe Wee of 100% Indie: “Barnstorm has excellent credentials and we were delighted to work with it to bring such a great brand to market. It more than met the high standards of Samsung’s marketplace and we hope it will do as well as it already has on other platforms.”

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Editor’s notes:

The 100% Indie initiative is a collaboration between Chillingo, the leading indie mobile games publisher and division of Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA) and Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.  The partnership fuels the mobile games developer community and provide unparalleled revenue opportunities*. Spearheaded by Chillingo founders, Chris Byatte and Joe Wee, 100% Indie aims to inspire, foster and support indie developers around the world.

Any developers interested in joining 100% Indie should visit www.100PercentIndie.com and submit their games for consideration to Samsung’s mobile apps marketplace, Samsung Apps. The 100% Indie team will review all games to ensure they meet Samsung Apps standards, and once approved, guide developers through the process of bringing their games to market. The portal includes resourceful tools, inspiring articles and information to encourage and motivate developers to create incredible games.

* Developers will receive 90% revenue share from September 4, 2013 – March 3, 2014, 80% revenue share from March 4, 2014 – March 3, 2015, and after March 4, 2015 on Samsung Apps, developers will receive 70% revenue share. Revenue share will be net of any applicable payment gateway and/or carrier charges.

About Chillingo

Chillingo, a subsidiary of Electronic Arts, is a leading games publisher on iOS with numerous award-winning hits around the world including Angry Birds, Cut the Rope and Anomaly Warzone Earth. The company also publishes games for Android, Windows Phone 8, Steam, and other digital platforms. For more information about the company and its games, please visit  www.chillingo.com.

About Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. is a global leader in technology, opening new possibilities for people everywhere. Through relentless innovation and discovery, we are transforming the worlds of televisions, smartphones, personal computers, printers, cameras, home appliances, LTE systems, medical devices, semiconductors and LED solutions. We employ 236,000 people across 79 countries with annual sales of US$187.8 billion. To discover more, please visit www.samsung.com.

 


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