DrawRace 2 Racing to #1

September 5, 2011 — RedLynx ( redlynx.com) announced that its hotly-anticipated racing game, DrawRace 2: Racing Evolved, is the #1 game in five different iPhone App Stores, including Italy and the UK, and is #2 in a number of other major countries. Overall, it has a Top Ten position in more than 45 different countries. DrawRace 2: Racing Evolved is owned and developed by RedLynx and published by Chillingo.

"DrawRace 2 defines a new way to play racing games on touch-based devices," said Atte Ilvessuo, co-founder of RedLynx and executive producer of DrawRace 2. “And consumers have responded!”

Gamers have embraced the unique, touch-based driving mechanic. In the US store, the average customer rating for the game is 5 out of 5 stars.

Critics have also responded, with TouchGen.net noting, “DrawRace 2 is my favourite game for iOS, and if I had to name a game that defines touch screen gaming this is it” while Modojo said, “What makes this title irresistible, though, are the multiplayer options” – referring to the game’s local multiplayer, Friend Challenge, and World Cup league game modes.

DrawRace 2 Chart Positions*

·         #1 in UK

·         #1 in Italy

·         #2 in France

·         #2 in Germany

·         #2 in Sweden

·         #2 in Spain

·         #3 in Australia

·         #3 in Japan

·         #3 in Netherlands

Altogether, the game is in a Top Ten position in more than 45 different countries.

About DrawRace 2

With realistic physics, an improved touch-based racing mechanic, 32 different gorgeous 3D tracks, 16 different cars, hot-seat multiplayer, Friend Challenges, and much more, DrawRace 2: Racing Evolved is the most unique racing experience on mobile platforms today.

DrawRace 2 is the successor to the critically-acclaimed DrawRace game, an award-winning title in its own right with more than two million players. The game is available right now on the iTunes App Store. For assets and more information, visit drawrace2.com.

* based on iPhone App Store – Games position at time of this release – positions change frequently  

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