Astraware Board Games launched for Palm Pre and Pre Plus!


Staffordshire, UK– October 6 th 2010–Astraware® is excited to launch another new game for Palm® webOS™ devices. Following a number of requests from Pre™ and Pre Plus users, Astraware Board Games is the latest game to be added to Palm’s App Catalog.


Astraware Board Games is a collection of 8 classic board games designed with non-experts in mind and includes Chess, Backgammon, Ludo, Checkers, Reversi, Nine Men's Morris, Snakes and Ladders, and Tic Tac Toe. It’s perfect for families to enjoy together using the‘Hotseat’ Multiplayer mode and many of the games include customizable rules and a range of difficulty levels.


The games are designed to evoke the look and feel of classic board games played with traditional boards and playing pieces, and for games that use dice, Astraware Board Games includes the option to shake your phone to roll the dice!


Astraware Board Games is available now exclusively from the Palm App Catalog on device, priced at $2.99. Astraware Board Games requires the webOS 1.4.5 update. For more information, visit


About Astraware

Founded in 1994 and incorporated in 2000, Astraware® is a UK-based games studio that develops, publishes and distributes games for a wide range of smartphones and mobile devices, including iPhone™, Windows® phone, webOS™, Android™, Samsung bada and BlackBerry®. Some of the titles to come out of the Astraware studio include multi-award-winning Astraware Sudoku, Tradewinds 2 (developed under license from Sandlot Games), and Pazzazz Games's GTS World Racing. Mobile gaming enthusiasts have downloaded more than 75 million copies of Astraware's products, and the company has customers in more than 100 countries. For more information visit: Facebook: Twitter:

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