COMBO CREW shot to the number one position in the paid Samsung App charts almost worldwide, on the day of its release.
Hitting the number 1 spot in Australia, Norway, Taiwan, Japan, Denmark, Greece, Austria, Bangladesh, Egypt and more, it also launched comfortably into the top 20 in France, Germany, Italy, Hong Kong, New Zealand, Poland, China, India, Brazil and Mexico.
The action-packed rumble game from The Game Bakers is already a big success on other platforms and the 100% Indie team has brought the game to market as part of its initiative to help indie developers get published on the Samsung Apps marketplace.
Combo Crew is the first beat-’em-up for mobile to have touch controls and asynchronous multiplayer, and its brilliant visuals and quick reactions have proved popular among gamers worldwide, providing additional appeal through translations for the regions. It went live on Samsung Apps on August 5, 2013.
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Carmen (Pearson) Lawrence, Director, Chillingo PR, Carmen@chillingo.com
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The 100% Indie initiative is a collaboration between Chillingo, the leading indie mobile games publisher and division of Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA) and Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. The partnership fuels the mobile games developer community and provide unparalleled revenue opportunities*. Spearheaded by Chillingo founders, Chris Byatte and Joe Wee, 100% Indie aims to inspire, foster and support indie developers around the world.
Any developers interested in joining 100% Indie should visit www.100PercentIndie.com and submit their games for consideration to Samsung’s mobile apps marketplace, Samsung Apps. The 100% Indie team will review all games to ensure they meet Samsung Apps standards, and once approved, guide developers through the process of bringing their games to market. The portal includes resourceful tools, inspiring articles and information to encourage and motivate developers to create incredible games.
* Developers will receive 100% revenue until September 3, 2013, 90% revenue share from September 4, 2013 – March 3, 2014, 80% revenue share from March 4, 2014 – March 3, 2015, and after March 4, 2015 on Samsung Apps, developers will receive 70% revenue share. Revenue share will be net of any applicable payment gateway and/or carrier charges.
Chillingo, a subsidiary of Electronic Arts, is a leading games publisher on iOS with numerous award-winning hits around the world including Angry Birds, Cut the Rope and Anomaly Warzone Earth. The company also publishes games for Android, Windows Phone 7, Steam, and other digital platforms. For more information about the company and its games, please visit www.chillingo.com.
About Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. is a global leader in technology, opening new possibilities for people everywhere. Through relentless innovation and discovery, we are transforming the worlds of televisions, smartphones, personal computers, printers, cameras, home appliances, LTE systems, medical devices, semiconductors and LED solutions. We employ 236,000 people across 79 countries with annual sales of US$187.8 billion. To discover more, please visit www.samsung.com.