Worms™/Worms™ HD now 40% off at iTunes App Store

London, UK- 8th October, 2010 – Never afraid to embrace new technologies, Britsoft veterans Team17 were earlier adopters of the iPhone and iPad, Apple’s flagship gadgets that have revolutionized the mobile telephone world and home entertainment respectively. This decision paid off when both titles, Worms ™ and Worms HD became chart topping titles across multiple regions, with their mix of instant playability and enduring humour proving irresistible to portable gamers worldwide. The iPhone version of Worms ™ has also been nominated for a 2010 Golden Joystick award for“Strategy Game of the Year”, further cementing the popularity of the series!

To celebrate this further, Team17 are offering a two week chance to pick up either game at a 40% discount. Along with this, Team17 will be releasing an additional content* update for the game as a thank you to the fans for purchasing a great example of classic Worms™ gameplay with next-generation polish.

The Worms ™ App for iPhone, and Worms HD App for iPad will be available at the following discounted prices, dependent on region, from the App Store or at www.itunes.com/appstore for the next two weeks:

    <*>UK:£1.79 <*>US: $2.99 <*>EU:€2.39
*New content includes a new landscape theme (Medieval) and two new speech banks (Wildlife and Movie Trailer).

Worms ™ App for iPhone, and Worms HD App for iPad are Rated 9+ for the following: Frequent/Intense Cartoon or Fantasy/Violence.

About Worms™:

Worms™, celebrating its 15th anniversary in 2010, is an award-winning, turn-based strategy game owned by Team17 Software Ltd. The title has appeared on over 20 gaming formats and has sold over 20 million copies (console&mobile) since its first release in 1995. With millions of players&fans, its irreverent mix of ludicrous action-strategy captivates and entertains audiences worldwide. Worms™*, for App Store was the UK’s 3rd best selling games App of 2009 and spent a lengthy time as no.1 App in many regions of the World.

*Released July 2009

About Team17 Software Ltd:

Team17 Software Limited (Team 17), celebrates its 20th anniversary in 2010 and headquartered in West Yorkshire, England, is a leading independent developer and digital publishing company. Founded in 1990, the company develops and publishes interactive software worldwide for digital game systems, personal computers, wireless devices and the Internet. More information about Team17 products can be found at www.team17.com.

Apple:

Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod touch, and iTunes are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. iPad is a trademark of Apple Inc. App Store is a service mark of Apple Inc. Content purchased from the iTunes Store is for personal lawful use only. Don’t steal music.

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