Press Release – for immediate release
Giebelstadt, 1 st February 2011
Giebelstadt/Germany, 1 st February 2011. Right in time for Valentine’s Day, Clouds and Sheep, last year's hit title from leading German mobile games developer HandyGames™, receives another major game update. The update adds special Valentine’s Day themed content and expands gameplay by introducing numerous new challenges that specifically make use of the games new screenshot functionality.
In addition to adding another layer of gameplay, the new screenshot feature allows players to use the game to design their own greeting cards! The sheep, the backgrounds and the numerous decorations and interactive items become stage props in the player’s very own photo display. Players can, for example, start up the Valentine’s Day level, add some decorations, get two sheep to snuggle and take a screenshot. Then they can just add a nice caption and sent it to their sweetheart via Facebook or Twitter!
“Social gaming is hugely popular, but in mobile games it traditionally consisted of little more than comparative highscore lists. We at HandyGames are actively working on taking social gaming functionality in mobile games to the next level and this is merely the first step!”, comments Markus Kassulke, CEO of HandyGames™. “Our innovative screenshot feature ties right into gameplay and allows players to creatively interact with their friends on Facebook, Twitter, e-mail and many other services”.
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HandyGames™ is one of the leading independent developers and publishers of mobile games. The company has offices in Giebelstadt, Germany, and has its very own international distribution network. The company was founded in 2000 by Markus Kassulke, Christopher Kassulke and Udo Bausewein, has more than 40 employees and plans to expand further.
The huge and diverse variety of products, which all excel by high quality, consists of downloadable and pre-installed games. The games support platforms like Android, iPhone / iPad / iPod touch, JavaME and Blackberry. HandyGames™ has developed top sellers such as Guns’n’Glory and Guns’n’Glory WW2, Clouds&Sheep, Aces of the Luftwaffe, the Townsmen series, Aporkalypse, Shark or Die, Cyberlords, Super Dynamite Fishing, Happy Vikings and Panzer Panic. The company’s long-time success is reflected in close co-operations with producers of mobile phones and network operators, as well as in the many international awards it has won.
More information at: www.handy-games.com