DALLAS – October 29, 2012 – BonusXP, a studio focused on the development of mobile games, today announced that its first title, Monster Crew™, an endless platformer that combines the exhilaration of platformers and infinite runners with the joy of smashing everything in sight, will be available this Thursday, November 1st! Featuring stunning graphics and collectible in-game cards that power-up your play as you progress through the game, Monster Crew has an exciting storyline and infinite replayability. Monster Crew will be available in the Apple AppStore for free and will bring gamers a fast-paced action experience that is fun for all ages.
"Monster Crew will keep fans of both platformers and endless runners up past their bedtimes," said Dave Pottinger, BonusXP's CEO. "You'll have a blast smashing everything in sight as you solve mysteries and plan for your next awesome upgrade. This Thursday, everyone with an iPad, iPhone, or iPod Touch will be able to pick up the game for free."
About Monster Crew
You play Frankie, a spunky lad obsessed with the collectable card game Monster Crew. Frankie is crushed when his prized card collection is accidentally sold at the family garage sale. What's worse, the cards were bought by the crazy scientist who lives in the creepy castle up on the hill. Despite his fears, Frankie goes off to retrieve his cards. Frankie enters the castle and ends up in an unusual elevator. As he presses the button, the lights dim. The air crackles with a rush of lightning. Frankie steps out of the elevator as Frankenstein. Surprised, but excited, Frankie sets out to find his cards and solve this shocking new mystery.
• Free to Play. Everyone should be able to play a great game, so we made it free!
• Combat. Monster Crew is a simple, one-touch game with great platformer combat. Begin by stomping spiders and skeletons. You’ll be taking on screen-sized bosses in no time!
• Deep Strategy. At its core, Monster Crew is an RPG with a wide-ranging skill tree that you can constantly re-spec. You’ll unlock powerful bonus cards to add to your deck as you progress through the game’s 15 Hour Storyline.
The game’s trailer is available at: http://youtu.be/4G1HphhulxY
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Started in 2012 by veterans of Zynga, Robot Entertainment, and id Software, BonusXP is focused on crafting highly polished games with deep replay value. The founding team consists of Dave Pottinger, John Evanson, and Jason Sallenbach, all accomplished game developers who honed their skills at Ensemble Studios while making of Age of Empires and Halo Wars. They are actively looking to add team members with senior skills and a passion for collaboration. For more information, please visit: www.BonusXP.com
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International Digital Entertainment Agency (IDEA)