LOS ANGELES, CA – September 1, 2011– Lend the Smurfs® a helping hand with the release of Beeline Interactive, Inc.’s Smurfs’ Grabber” for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. Blending elements of whack-a-mole and arcade-style claw games, Smurfs’ Grabber lets players capture delightful Smurf-themed items with a tap of their iOS device.
Based on the original cartoon and comic art, the objective of the game is to maneuver the decidedly Smurf inspired “claw” around the play field and capture flowers, berries, mushrooms and more. By collecting certain items before the time runs out players can craft potions, bouquets and baked goods which they can then use to unlock unique items. The game includes three “machines” themed around fan favorites, Papa Smurf, Smurfette and Greedy Smurf. Seven different power-ups including Baby Smurf’s rattle, Brainy’s glasses, Hefty’s barbell and Painter’s brush keep the fun fresh with effects like adding time or experience multipliers.
“Smurfs’ Grabber” is available on the Apple App Store. The game is free to play, but charges real money for additional in-app content. For more information, visit our press page at www.press.capcom.com or visit www.Beeline-i.com.
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About the Smurfs
The story of the Smurfs - a property created by Peyo - started in 1958 with the creation of comic books which were later brought to both the big and small screen. Over the years, the little blue characters haven't just limited themselves to the page and the screen. They have inspired records and CDs that have sold millions of copies, entire collections of figurines and toys, and many more products. In all, more than 3,000 derived products have been produced and leading brands and companies have spread their messages worldwide with the help of the Smurfs. A multitude of new projects appear regularly, thus making the success of the Smurfs planetary!
About Beeline Interactive, Inc.
Beeline is a leading worldwide developer and publisher of games for smartphone platforms. A wholly owned subsidiary of Capcom, Beeline was formed with the mandate of creating original and licensed games specifically designed for unique play style of the smartphone gamer. Beeline counts the hits Smurfs'® Village, Zombie Cafe™ and Lil' Pirates™ among its portfolio and brings a solid foundation of strong brands, innovation and compelling social gameplay to the market. For additional information on the company and its offerings, please visit www.Beeline-i.com.