EDISON, N.J. - July 22, 2010
Astro Ape Studios, a mobile entertainment development company, today celebrated the launch of Office Heroes, the iPhone game where every player is a straight shooter with‘upper management’ written all over them. Available for free in the App Store today, Office Heroes is open for business on iPhones and iPod Touches everywhere.
Office Heroes, a time and resource management game, puts you on the fast-track to‘Vice President,’ allowing you to customize your avatar’s appearance and expand your swanky office with hundreds of fun and functional objects. Play office dress-up with real-world outfits such as“Office Pirate” and“Office Ninja,” or accessorize with vampire fangs, giving new meaning to the term“graveyard shift.”
All employees who download Office Heroes within the first five business days of the game’s launch will receive a signing bonus of 10,000 career points and 10 free Paperclips– the in-game currency that can be purchased in exchange for for extra-awesome workplace toys– giving them a head start in the rat race.
“We invite iPhone owners everywhere to become Office Heroes today, and find out how much fun the corporate world can really be!” said Chris Cheung, co-founder of Astro Ape Studios.“Climb the ranks by completing typical workday tasks such as tweeting, updating your résumé and playing solitaire, and earn career points to spend on the latest office decorations.”
“Office Heroes is launching with tons of content for free, with over 50 levels and titles to achieve, hundreds of awesome items, and more,” said William Fong, co-founder of Astro Ape Studios.“We can’t wait to welcome an army of new recruits to our virtual corporation. Oh, and while you’re setting up your desk– have you seen my stapler?”
Download Office Heroes in the App Store for free right now: http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/office-heroes/id364303942?mt=8
Visit the official Office Heroes website: http://www.officeheroesapp.com
Download the Office Heroes electronic press kit, including the debut trailer, here: http://www.triplepointpr.com/dl/astroape/officeheroes_epk.zip
About Astro Ape Studios
Astro Ape Studios is a mobile entertainment development studio based in Edison, NJ. Founded in 2009 by William Fong and Chris Cheung, the company aims to develop games for the iPhone and iPod Touch platform that are socially interactive and engaging. The company’s newest and most robust app, Office Heroes, is available in the App Store on July 22, 2010.
Chris Heintz, TriplePoint for Astro Ape Studios