London, November 9 th, 2012 – Square Enix and Barnstorm Games have today announced that Mensa Academy is now available for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch.
Created in collaboration with Mensa, the renowned global high IQ society , Mensa Academy is chock-full of fun and stimulating mini-games and challenges. Brain-stimulating questions span topics including Numeracy, Language, Logic, Memory, and Visual categories, and players can jump straight into Play mode, or hone their abilities in Coach mode before taking on the Test to discover their Mensa Academy score. Players can share their Mensa Academy score certificate via a variety of social networking channels, e-mail and SMS.
“With Mensa Academy on iOS, people of all ages can take on a range of fun tests and challenges that really get your brain cells working. Its charming visuals and easy touch screen controls really makes it a brilliant way to test your brain power - and of course find out who has got the biggest brain between you and your friends!” said Ian Livingstone, Life President – Eidos.
Mensa Academy is developed by Silverball Studios and Barnstorm Games and published by Square Enix Ltd.
For more information about Mensa Academy, visit: http://www.mensaacademy.com
Mensa Academy is now available for £2.99 from the App Store on iPad, iPhone and iPod touch or at: www.iTunes.com/AppStore.
Mensa is the worldwide organisation for people with IQs in the top two percent of the population. You can take a supervised IQ Test from any one of our centres throughout the UK, Channel Islands and Ireland to find out if you qualify for membership. Tests are scored by Mensa and results are kept confidential
MENSA and the Mensa logo are registered around the world as trademarks/service marks of Mensa International Limited and/or other affiliated Mensa organisations.
About Square Enix Ltd.
Square Enix Ltd., a part of the Square Enix Europe business unit, develops, publishes, distributes and licenses SQUARE ENIX®, EIDOS® and TAITO® branded entertainment content in Europe and other PAL territories as part of the Square Enix Group. Square Enix Ltd. also has a global network of leading development studios such as IO Interactive™, Crystal Dynamics® and Eidos Montréal. The Square Enix Group boasts a valuable portfolio of intellectual property including: FINAL FANTASY, which has sold over 100 million units worldwide, DRAGON QUEST® which has sold over 59 million units worldwide and TOMB RAIDER® which has sold over 35 million units worldwide; and the legendary SPACE INVADERS®. Square Enix Ltd. is a London-based, wholly-owned subsidiary of Square Enix Holdings Co., Ltd.
More information on Square Enix Ltd. can be found at http://www.square-enix.com/eu/en/.
About Barnstorm Games
Nomisian Ltd t/a Barnstorm Games publishes, distributes and develops interactive entertainment products on multiple formats, available throughout the world. Titles include: Mensa Brain test, the No.1 iOS Entertainment App in 17 countries; Let’s Draw, the UK No.1 DS title; Thomas the Tank Engine and Hello Kitty Party.
Further information about Barnstorm Games and its products can be found at: www.barnstormgames.com.
Software © 2012 Nomisian Ltd.
About Silverball Studios
Silverball Studios specialises in high-quality, family-friendly games and applications for a wide variety of platforms. Silverball has worked with some of the world's biggest publishers, including Nintendo, Konami and Square Enix and are experts in the sensitive treatment of global brands and IP such as Mario, Thomas the Tank Engine, Frogger and Mensa.