Paris, August 13, 2012 – Majaka announced today the Fall release of its iOS second title, Square Planet, currently in development. Following the runaway success of Ski Champion, now boasting over 400,000 installs, Majaka is upping the ante with a whole new adventure game.
At the heart of Square Planet is an exciting side-scrolling platforming game. The innovative title challenges players to control a cute (yet fearless) little Ball through stunning 3D environments. Dumped into an alien world, the Ball will have to infiltrate the Square Planet and rescue his (or is it her??) friends from the evil Squares. From bats to trees to dog poo, everything is square and edgy on the Square Planet !
· 3 different worlds and a set of unique environments : Square Forest, Rock Caverns, Cube City, Hard Sewers, Edge Factory, Square Prison
· Stunning “square” art direction
· Tap’n’tilt motion controls with realistic ball physics
· Innovative game mechanics : gravity switch, alarms, power ups
· Clever, multi-path level design
· Dynamic, scripted animated set pieces
· Fun background scenes of the Evil Squares in their daily life, sunbathing, working, hanging out.
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Majaka is an independent developer and publisher of original games for mobile platforms. Majaka is located in Montreuil (France), Paris' largest video game hub.
While Majaka’s fun & polished games are simple and accessible at first glance, be wary : they will grow on you and may well prove terribly addictive ! Majaka views its games not as mere fire-and-forget products, but rather as a service that players can enjoy in the long run. Majaka commits to releasing regular updates, providing channels for players to communicate and always being responsive to the community.
And … there’s something else, too: Majaka distributes its games for free !
Majaka was co-founded in January 2012 by Arkane Studios and Virtuos alumnis Gaël Giraudeau (Creative Director) and Nicolas Godement-Berline (President). Majaka currently employs a team of 6.