For Immediate Release
Seattle, WA -- December 20, 2010 -- Two of the most successful indie developers in the App Store, DistinctDev and Bolt Creative, are partnering to give The Moron Test and Pocket God fans a special holiday treat. The #1 and #2 Paid Entertainment apps of Apple’s Rewind 2010 have teamed up to give The Moron Test an extreme makeover, Pocket God style. With the latest update, The Moron Test now contains a new themed-section called“Ooga School,” which features the adorable Pygmies, dodo birds, and dinosaurs that Pocket God fans know and love. In addition, both Lite and Paid versions of The Moron Test have received a winter makeover in celebration of the joyous holiday season!
In Ooga School, all the familiar characters from the Old School section of The Moron Test give way to a host of Pocket God’s island inhabitants. The familiar mice, ducks, and buttons of The Moron Test are gone, as the entire section has been redrawn with elements from Pocket God. DistinctDev has even integrated Pocket God’s playful background music and sound effects to complete a fully immersive experience that will help their Pygmies feel a little more at home!
The Moron Test and Pocket God, which were the #8 and #10 Top Paid Apps Overall, respectively, in Apple’s Rewind 2010, have each built up millions of fans since launching in the App Store. The Moron Test recently surpassed three million iOS sales, and Pocket God has also announced that they have sold over three million copies in the App Store.
“DistinctDev has always been open to collaborating with top app developers, and working with Bolt Creative has been a fantastic experience,” says Berkeley Malagon, President and CEO of DistinctDev.“This is a great precedent for us and we're looking forward to collaborating with more developers in the future. We hope that fans of both The Moron Test and Pocket God will enjoy this unique cross-over!”
The iOS version of The Moron Test is available for $0.99 on the iTunes App Store or at: http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/the-moron-test/id312343159?mt=8
The iOS version of The Moron Test, Section 1 is available for free on the iTunes App Store or at: http://itunes.apple.com/gb/app/the-moron-test-lite/id388338756?mt
The iOS version of Pocket God is available for $0.99 on the iTunes App Store or at: http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/pocket-god/id301387274?mt=8
Promotional codes for review purposes are available upon request.
For more information, please visit:
DistinctDev Twitter: www.twitter.com/distinctdev
The Moron Test Twitter: www.twitter.com/themorontest
The Moron Test Facebook: www.facebook.com/themorontest
About DistinctDev, Inc.
DistinctDev, Inc. is an energetic mobile games company specializing in viral entertainment software development. Founded by Steven Malagon and Mike Monaco in 2004, DistinctDev was joined by Berkeley Malagon in 2008. As the industry leading developer of The Moron Test, DistinctDev creates iPhone and Android apps, as well as games for various other mobile platforms. Staying aggressively in tune with their users and the evolution of the mobile software market, they espouse highly active feature iteration and seek platform agnosticism for their products. For more information about DistinctDev, please visit www.distinctdev.com or friend and follow them on Facebook and Twitter: @distinctdev, @Themorontest, facebook.com/themorontest