Contre Jour Named as iPad Game of the Year on App Store Rewind 2011

ecember 9, 2011 - Leading independent game publisher Chillingo, a division of Electronic Arts, is thrilled to announce that its critically acclaimed hit title, Contre Jour has been selected as the App Store Rewind 2011 iPad Game of the Year in the U.K, France, Germany, Italy, the Netherelands, Spain, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, Malasia, the Phillippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam.

“Contre Jour continues to gain prestigous recognition worldwide for its enchanting gameplay, mesmerizing environments and beautifully orchestrated soundtrack," explains Chris Byatte, Co-General Manager and Co-Founder of Chillingo. "We and talented, Indie Developer Mokus are thankful to all the fans who have helped make Contre Jour such a success and look forwrad to delivering more content in the future," adds Joe Wee, Co-General Manager and Co-Founder of Chillingo.

Chillingo also announces the launch of TXT Fighter HD on the App Store:

TXT Fighter HD

This one-on-one brawler is unlike any other you may have played before. While quick reflexes and fast thinking are key to any fighting game, TXT Fighter HD is the first game that integrates your typing skills as well. It’s not every day you can improve your work skills while playing a game.

Game Features:

  • A large cast of unique and colorful characters, each with their own storyline.
  • Mini-games and unlockable special moves add an extra layer of depth to the fighting.
  • Play head-to-head with your friends with the built-in Bluetooth support.
  • Incredible cel-shaded 3D graphics light up your iPad's screen and show off its graphical muscle.

Developer: Tradewest and 5 Elements Entertainment

Price:  $1.99

iPad:  http://bit.ly/vPlhrv

Trailer:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=38ztqgA3sGQ

Screenshots:  http://yousend.it/u9gxnR

   

For more information please visit www.chillingo.com.

Media Contact

Carmen Pearson

carmen@chillingo.com

  

About Chillingo

Chillingo is a subsidiary of Electronic Arts and publishes innovative games and software for various platforms. Other hit iPhone®, iPod touch® and iPad™ titles include Cut the Rope™, Angry Birds™, Feed Me Oil, Helsing’s Fire, Predators™, Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs™, Minigore, iDracula, and Modern Conflict. For more information about Chillingo please visit http://www.chillingo.com

About Mokus

Mokus is a small independent game studio with one aim: to make great games that are fun to play.

About Tradewest Digital

Tradewest Digital is subsidiary of TGH Tradewest Games Holding GmbH and an affiliate company to Tradewest Games Ltd.., a full-service provider for the international, interactive industry. Tradewest Digital is a publisher and distributor of contemporary and social digital games content for all relevant platforms including iPhone, iPod touch, iPad, Windows Phone, Android and Blackberry. Headquartered in London, Tradewest Digital focuses on original brands and aims at providing consumers with easily accessible and fun to play games products. 

About 5 Elements Entertainment

5 Elements Entertainment is a multimedia development group that focuses on the creation of new and cutting edge content for the latest in gaming devices and consoles. With collectively over 4 decades of experience in what we believe to be the “Five Elements of Entertainment“, our mission is to create fun an innovative content for all demographics. Visit us on the web  www.5elementsentertainment.com   


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