May 5, 2011— RedLynx ( redlynx.com) and Chillingo, leading independent games publisher and division of Electronic Arts (Nasdaq: NRTS) ( chillingo.com) are teaming up to redefine touch-based racing on iOS devices with the announcement of DrawRace 2: Racing Evolved for the iPhone and iPad.
“The simple but precise touch controls of DrawRace 2: Racing Evolved provide a totally new way to experience racing on touch-screen devices,” said Atte Ilvessuo, co-founder of RedLynx and executive producer of DrawRace 2.
"With a rich variety of new cars and car types, a ton of new tracks, turbo controls, and an all-new career mode, the game offers a giant step forward in touch-based racing."
“We’re proud to partner with RedLynx to bring this exciting next generation title to the Apple App Store,” explains Chris Byatte, Co-General Manager of Chillingo.“ DrawRace 2: Racing Evolved delivers an unparalleled racing experience to the iOS platform with its amazing new features that bring out the natural competitiveness in players as they speed their way to the finish line!”
· Unique, touch-based racing controls
· Intense global Leader Board and local Hot-Seat multiplayer
· Physics-based racing with 16 different cars
· More than 32 diverse, 3D-rendered race tracks
· From the developers of Trials HD and MotoHeroz
DrawRace 2 is a generation beyond the original DrawRace game, an award-winning title in its own right with more than one million players.
The new game adds five different race types - stock cars, formula, rally, and more - as well as an all-new turbo button, lovingly rendered 3D environments, a new world league, 180 separate career challenges, and much, much more.
DrawRace 2 is scheduled for release in Q2, 2011. For assets and more information, visit drawrace2.com.
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RedLynx Ltd. is a multiplatform game developer and publisher based in Helsinki, Finland. Since its founding in 2000, it has developed and published more than 100 games on many platforms, including Xbox™ LIVE Arcade, Nintendo DS™, Sony PSP®, Apple iPhone®, Apple Macintosh®, PC, web, and mobile phones.
RedLynx and DrawRace 2: Driving Evolved are trademarks of RedLynx, Ltd.
Chillingo is a leading Independent Games Publisher and a division of Electronic Arts. The company publishes innovative games and software for various platforms. In addition to Cut the Rope ™, other hit iPhone ®, iPod touch ® and iPad ™ titles from Chillingo include: Angry Birds ™, Helsing’s Fire, Predators ™, Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs ™, Minigore, iDracula and Modern Conflict. Get the latest Chillingo news by following: www.twitter.com/chillingo and www.facebook.com/chillingo.