bring Arcade Shooter 'Tankz' to iPhone

iPhone publisher has today announced the launch of Tankz, an action-packed arcade styled game for Apple's iPhone and iPod touch.

Tankz, developed by Australian company Sector3 Games, (, is available immediately for mobile game enthusiasts at the low cost of£0.59 via the iTunes store. The single-player 3D game features futuristic hover tanks that must battle against enemy tanks and towers whilst trying to collect flags. Tankz players must watch out for enemy tanks that will hunt and destroy, dropping proximity mines around the level.

"Arcade styled games are always popular with our customers, and Tankz will not be the exception. The action-packed game caters for both left and right handed players, and is easily instructed through responsive single finger movement controls. Sector3 have developed an outstanding, engaging and fun game for the iPhone with longevity as they continue to develop new levels, enemies, weapons and other elements." said Paul Butt, Marketing Executive at iPhone publishing.

Tankz provides users with two game play models by score and by time which can then be broken into easy and hard modes. To encourage healthy competition with mobile games fans, Tankz has a global high-score ladder that will save scores locally if no internet connection is available, uploading them when internet is connected.

Seon Rozenblum, founder and developer at Sector3 Games comments, "Tankz is the first game developed at Sector3 that has officially been picked up by a publisher. With Clickgamer's reputation and distribution we are extremely excited about what this partnership means for the game and us as a company."

Tankz has been awarded some amazing 5 star reviews and has received fantastic feedback from excited customers. "We can't wait to see what everyone thinks about the extensive free update currently in production."


Notes to Editor

Release date: available now

RRP: <£0.59>

Capability: iPhone and iPod touch

Images of the Tankz game on the iPhone are available upon request. A game-play video is available on the Vimeo website (

About Sector3 Games

Sector3 Games is a division of animation and visual FX company Sector3, a company founded in 1998 in Melbourne, Australia.Sector3 Games launched in January 2007, and saw early success with games such as Turret Wars and Stuntmania. The parent company closed its doors in March 2008 in order to refocus the business entirely on games, since releasing popular games such as Circuit Defenders and Tankz.

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