September 5, 2011 — RedLynx ( redlynx.com) announced that its hotly-anticipated racing game, DrawRace 2: Racing Evolved, is the #1 game in five different iPhone App Stores, including Italy and the UK, and is #2 in a number of other major countries. Overall, it has a Top Ten position in more than 45 different countries. DrawRace 2: Racing Evolved is owned and developed by RedLynx and published by Chillingo.
"DrawRace 2 defines a new way to play racing games on touch-based devices," said Atte Ilvessuo, co-founder of RedLynx and executive producer of DrawRace 2. “And consumers have responded!”
Gamers have embraced the unique, touch-based driving mechanic. In the US store, the average customer rating for the game is 5 out of 5 stars.
Critics have also responded, with TouchGen.net noting, “DrawRace 2 is my favourite game for iOS, and if I had to name a game that defines touch screen gaming this is it” while Modojo said, “What makes this title irresistible, though, are the multiplayer options” – referring to the game’s local multiplayer, Friend Challenge, and World Cup league game modes.
DrawRace 2 Chart Positions*
· #1 in UK
· #1 in Italy
· #2 in France
· #2 in Germany
· #2 in Sweden
· #2 in Spain
· #3 in Australia
· #3 in Japan
· #3 in Netherlands
Altogether, the game is in a Top Ten position in more than 45 different countries.
About DrawRace 2
With realistic physics, an improved touch-based racing mechanic, 32 different gorgeous 3D tracks, 16 different cars, hot-seat multiplayer, Friend Challenges, and much more, DrawRace 2: Racing Evolved is the most unique racing experience on mobile platforms today.
DrawRace 2 is the successor to the critically-acclaimed DrawRace game, an award-winning title in its own right with more than two million players. The game is available right now on the iTunes App Store. For assets and more information, visit drawrace2.com.
* based on iPhone App Store – Games position at time of this release – positions change frequently