Boulder Dash® Contest Announced

Chappaqua, New York – October 11, 2011 – First Star Software, Inc. and development partner InstantCom, Ltd. today announce a contest soliciting the best suggestion for a new feature, creature or tool to be used in future Boulder Dash® sequels. The USD $150. prize for the best suggestion will be awarded October 29, 2011 as the contest ends 28th October 2011.

First Star Software, Inc and its development partners, InstantCom, Ltd. want to make sure that the next game in the series will appeal to today's gamers! A $150 prize will be awarded to the person who submits what First Star Software considers to be the best idea for a new game feature; or a new creature; or a new

tool; or anything else players suggest that might be added to Boulder Dash games in the future.

Players can find the contest here: Void where prohibited by law, First Star Software, Inc. in it’s sole discretion will pick what it considers to be the best suggestion. Its judgement to be considered final and binding.

Boulder Dash is an action-puzzle computer game first released in 1984. There have been many sequels in the last 27 years. The latest release is Boulder Dash® -The Collection™ for Android OS SmartPhones.

It features 5 games from the past including the much loved original from 1984 and can be found on the Android Market here:

In all Boulder Dash games, the hero Rockford™ needs to collect diamonds, avoid boulders and different types of enemies, use magic walls or amoebas to convert boulders into diamonds; and, sometimes, use tools to solve the cave puzzle. These and other interesting characters and features and the real-life physics of falling objects comprise the game mechanics players have come to expect and enjoy in all Boulder Dash games.

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About First Star Software, Inc:

Founded in 1982, First Star Software, Inc. develops, licenses and publishes games across all platforms including cell-phones, SmartPhones, Tablets, hand-held devices, home computers and next generation

consoles. A privately held corporation, First Star Software’s titles are distributed extensively worldwide. For more information please visit

About InstantCom, Ltd.:

InstantCom is a mobile software and service development company founded in 2002. With a pragmatic

development approach, InstantCom's products and services cover a broad spectrum. They have developed

software for use by individuals while also satisfying the requirements of demanding programs for use by

telecom operators. For more information please visit


Published by First Star Software, Inc. BOULDER DASH®, FIRST STAR SOFTWARE, INC. and its logo

are registered trademarks of First Star Software, Inc. The names and likenesses of Rockford™, Crystal™

and Gem™ are trademarks of First Star Software, Inc. Boulder Dash®-The Collection™ was developed by

InstantCom, Ltd. with First Star Software, Inc. BOULDER DASH® was created by Peter Liepa with Chris

Gray. Audiovisual material owned and Copyrighted © 1984, 2011 FIRST STAR SOFTWARE, INC. All rights

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