Renown Entertainment’s First Game“Waves: Survivor” is Now Available on the App Store

-For Immediate Release-


Vancouver, Canada.– October 5, 2010– Waves: Survivor, the first game released by independent developer Renown Entertainment, is now available for US $1.99 on the Apple App Store for the iPhone® and iPod touch®, also compatible with the iPad®.

Help our hero Johnny Calm survive the perils of being lost at sea. Armed with only a paddle and bucket in his trusty rowboat, Johnny must fend off deadly sea creatures and overcome huge waves to make it past each day. Not everything is as grim as it seems with mermaids to befriend, deep-sea treasures to collect, big combos to score and a special power up to extend his life. Stay alert or you’ll find Johnny swimming with the fishes! Can you survive?

With Waves: Survivor, the team at Renown seamlessly combined old school game play with new school technology for a truly innovative and unique experience. Whether you play to beat your own score or compete against friends and the rest of the world for bragging rights, it can become very addictive. The team hopes that gamers everywhere have as much fun playing it as they did creating it.

Guest stars Carolina Stephanie and Alicia Meek provide the look and voice acting for the mermaids in addition to a dramatic music score by Hollywood composer Jason Livesay.

Waves: Survivor features leaderboards (via Facebook and Twitter), interactive water physics, continuous survival gameplay, touch and accelerometer controls, collectible items and much more.

The game trailer is available at:

Waves: Survivor is on the App store at:


About Renown Entertainment

Renown Entertainment was founded in late 2009 with a leadership team that combines creative vision, technical execution and business acumen. With more than 30 combined years of experience in the Video Games and Film industries, contributions to over 20 multi-million Triple-A game titles sold, a specially selected team of creators, and a genuine passion and care for the games they create, Renown is determined to leave a lasting impression with gamers everywhere.



Waves: Survivor Media Kit can be found here:

Press Contact

Coralie Claffey

Public relations for Renown Entertainment

Games PressGames Press is the leading online resource for games journalists. Used daily by magazines, newspapers, TV, radio, online media and retailers worldwide, it offers a vast, constantly updated archive of press releases and assets, and is the simplest and most cost-effective way for PR professionals to reach the widest possible audience. Registration for the site and the Games Press email digest is available, to the trade only, at