Housemarque’s Furmins Launches Major Update Today

HELSINKI, FINLAND – June 7, 2012 – Independent and critically acclaimed Finnish developer Housemarque today released a title update to Furmins , the physics based action puzzle game for the iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch. Players will find 12 new levels to explore and solve, beautiful Retina Display graphics for the new iPad, Game Center support and iCloud backup for saved games. To celebrate the latest release, Furmins HD will be on sale for $0.99/€0.79/£0.69 for a limited time.

Since the initial release of Furmins , Housemarque has been listening to fan feedback and committed themselves to making the best possible game. This update answers many fan-made requests, as well as tackling some other opportunities to make Furmins more beautiful and fun.

In Furmins ,players attempt to guide the eponymous and loveable creatures across fiendishly designed levels by rearranging items with well coordinated precision. With over 100 levels and 8 game worlds, there’s plenty of gameplay to keep even the most hardcore players entertained.

The HD version of the game will have a special sale price of $0.99/€0.79/£0.69, a 67% price drop, for a limited time.  The iPhone/iPod version is available for $0.99/€0.79/£0.69

For more Furmins action, check out www.furmins.com, follow the game on Twitter @Furmins and become a fan on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/Furmins

NEW FEATURES:

  • 12 new game levels.  Furmins now has 108 levels across eight game worlds!
  • Updated Retina Display graphics for the new iPad
  • Game Center support for Leaderboard and Achievements
  • iCloud backup for saved games
  • 67% Price drop on Furmins HD for a limited time with a $.99 sale price
 

Contact Information:

Europe

Simon Callaghan

Johnny Atom Productions

E: simon@johnnyatom.com

T: +44 (0)203 176 0139

M: +44 (0)7867 514554

About Housemarque

Housemarque is an independent game developer of digital downloadable games for PS3, Xbox and other platforms. Our passion is to design engaging gaming experiences full of rewarding gameplay moments.

Housemarque was co-founded by Harri Tikkanen and Ilari Kuittinen in 1995. Before founding the company, the co-founders were founding two of the first game development studios in Finland called Bloodhouse and Terramarque.

Today, Housemarque is an established game developer with over 15 year long track record and we are one of the most experienced game developers of downloadable games on console platforms. Using digital craftsmanship our talented team brings life to game concepts and designs.

The company currently concentrates on creating and publishing unique games for downloadable platforms such as PlayStation 3′s PlayStation Network (PSN), Xbox 360 Xbox Live Arcade (XBLA), iOS and PC. Housemarque is based in Helsinki, Finland.  


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