KARLSRUHE, Germany – May 31, 2012 - flaregames GmbH, a mobile games company, today announced the launch of Ocean Tower, the studio‘s strategic management game. The game is now available in the AppStore, via Google-Play and other Android markets. Ocean Tower is free, and supports in-app purchases that enhance the gameplay.
The game is available in seven languages, reaching millions of potential players worldwide: English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Turkish and Portuguese.
In Ocean Tower, the player takes on the role of the manager of a huge building in the ocean. They build the tower step by step, by building up and across floors. Players need to attract new residents and provide them with shops, entertainment and educational opportunities. In short, they must make the tower into a fully functioning, livable habitat in the middle of the sea. Players need to carefully plan and continuously improve their tower to keep the residents happy.
"Ocean Tower has been a really ambitious concept from the outset," said Matthias Schindler, flaregames' Technical Director. "The issue of sustainability is rare in games. In the end, our plan worked: Ocean Tower delivers on its premise, which is serious fun. "
Trailer on Youtube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QmrLDByh1KE
Official Website: www.ocean-tower.com
Download the Full Press Kit: http://dl.dropbox.com/u/60983684/OceanTower_Presskit_INC_VIDEO.zip
EASY TO LEARN, BUT COMPLEX
Players can quickly learn the game and play for weeks and weeks and weeks. With more new businesses, power plants, and other fun add-ons, which are released gradually, there is always something to do.
PLANNING AND EFFICIENCY
Pay attention to the income and the efficiency of your systems while you expand the tower floor by floor, up and down, deep into the sea.
Meet the needs of your citizens for entertainment, food, education and more. Work with limited space and take advantage of the natural resources wind, tides and solar to power the Ocean Tower.
FREE AND FAIR
Ocean Tower is available for free in the AppStore and Android markets including Google play. The game supports in-app purchases and players can accelerate the gameplay. Of course, the game can be played completely free for life.
MADE WITH PASSION ♥
Ocean Tower is the second game from flaregames, a development studio in Karlsruhe, Germany. At flaregames, industry veterans work together with talented young developers in the creation of great games for smartphones and tablets.
Based in Karlsruhe, Germany, flaregames is a highly motivated team of industry veterans closely collaborating on a new generation of mobile games. The company was founded in 2011, to focus on the development and operation of free-to-play games for smartphones, and tablets. flaregames‘ pipeline currently consists of a portfolio of titles for mainstream and Mid-Core gamers. All of the games are being developed with the goal of offering fun, deep and long-lasting, gameplay experiences that engage players.
The founder of the company is Klaas Kersting, co-founder and former CEO of GAMEFORGE AG, who grew his previous company from a start-up to a global player with 500 employees and over 100 million Euros in annual revenue. For more information, please visit: www.flaregames.com
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