Boom Bugs available for iPhone, iPad and Android devices

7 December 2011. London, UK

Playerthree is very excited to announce the release of its latest original game, Boom Bugs for iOS and Android devices.

Boom Bugs ( is a fun physics based puzzle game that introduces some of the most explosive characters yet seen on smartphones. The peaceful forest has been invaded by grumpy spiders looking for a tasty snack. All the other forest bugs have decided to join forces to get rid of them. Each bug has a unique explosive talent and players need to position them to destroy the spiders’ defenses and squish them.

Game Features Summary:

·         9 bugs with different powers

·         54 challenging levels (a lot more to come)

·         Funny voice overs

·         Cute high-res graphics

·         Game Center Achievements and Leaderboards (on iOS)

·         Share progress on Facebook and Twitter

David Streek at Playerthree says: “Boom Bugs is so simple to pick up that it will appeal to a broad range of casual gamers. Everyone who plays it loves the cute voices and explosive little bugs. With 54 levels at launch there’s a huge amount of gameplay there to keep you busy and we’ll look forward to feedback so we can add more features and levels.”

Boom Bugs is available for iPhone/iPod, iPad and Android devices. The iOS versions will be published through Miniclip. A flash demo version of the game will also be available to play on Playerthree will self-publish the Android version and is also working on a version for the Mac App Store.

A trailer of the game can be found here:

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For further information, please contact Pete Everett:

+44 (0) 207 242 6447

About Playerthree - Purveyors of fine games since 2001

Playerthree is an independent award-winning creative production studio specialising in original games, digital branded content and interactive toys. Our goal is to entertain, educate or increase brand awareness to any brief across multiple platforms such as web, mobile and handheld.

Playerthree has a 20+ strong team of experienced artists, developers and producers with the creative thinking and technical expertise to breathe life into any idea or brand. Our clients include Channel 4, The Science Museum, BBC, Cartoon Network, Sega, Sony, Poke London, Razorfish, Unit9, TBG and Collective London.  

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