Driving The Way Forward In Browser Gaming!


London, December 12 th 2011: Gamagio today announces the release of SKiD Racer in the Chrome Web Store. Created using HTML5 and WebGL technology, it harnesses the full power of your PC or Mac to bring you an action-packed racing title with graphics to rival console games, all playable directly in your browser without the need for any plugins. To see for yourself, head over to the Chrome Web Store (linked from the Gamagio site - http://www.gamagio.com/games/skid/ ) and play it in your Chrome browser.

In SKiD Racer, you can race, shoot and slide your way through the action, all in stunning 3D.

  • Take your pick from eight different vehicles, kitting them out with a range of devastating weapons including rocket launchers, mines and flame throwers to wreak havoc amongst your opponents in Arcade.

  • Or choose to perfect your lines and scout out the best shortcuts to get the quickest times through six glorious tracks in Time Trial mode.

Earn coins, unlock new items, customise your character, compare your times on the leaderboards, race against ghosts of your Facebook friends and more. You can even continue your game on another computer, as all of your progress is saved in the ‘cloud’. And all without ever having to leave your browser!

SKiD Racer is a fun racing title that’s suitable for all the family. Created by Gamagio using their proprietary GamGL engine, it utilizes the ground-breaking WebGL technology in Chrome to use the full power of your PC or Mac to create stunning 3D graphics, stereo sound and brilliantly fun gameplay. No plugins required!

SKiD Racer heralds in a new era of gaming - instantly accessible for everyone and a giant leap forward for HTML 5 technology.

About Gamagio Ltd

Gamagio is a London, UK-based independent developer of mobile and social games. It was founded in 2011 by Head of Studio Ian Bell and Development Director Andy Garton as the sister company to Slightly Mad Studios , who developed the award-winning Need For Speed: SHIFT and SHIFT 2 Unleashed titles.

For more information about Gamagio or Slightly Mad Studios, please visit the relevant website: www.gamagio.com and www.slightlymadstudios.com. Follow us on Twitter @gamagiogaming and @slightlymadteam.

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