G5 Releases a Massive Virtual City Playground Update (iOS, Mac, Google Play, Kindle Fire)

For Immediate Release

San Francisco, California – November 16, 2012 – G5 Entertainment's leading product, the Virtual City Playground, today gets a massive update, enhancing and expanding the game design and adding a number of new features that will make building your personal virtual empire on iOS, Mac, Google Play and Kindle Fire the best city building experience the genre has to offer. The FREE update, version 1.8.5, offers you new layout and enables you to expand your city even further. New building and product chains will enrich your city's economy while the fresh new quests will keep you occupied for hours on end developing your booming metropolis. And, erect new landmarks and make your dream city even more unique.

Virtual City Playground is a sim social that lets your imagination run wild so that you can look down at your wonderful metropolis and marvel at the wonders you've created. Please your inhabitants by providing them with tons of business opportunities and true-to-life neighborhoods, and entertainment facilities, among other amenities. Master trade, resources and balance between the booming development and the traffic that is a subsequent effect of the former.

Virtual City Playground is deep and ever evolving, yet easy to master. It is no wonder that Virtual City Playground has become one of the most beloved city-building simulators and ranked as a Top 10 Grossing Game in 100 countries, including UK, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Japan, China, Russia, and many many more. And G5 continues to enhance the gaming experience by launching regular free updates to this hit city-builder, thus always giving gamers something new to dig into, solve and create. As always, version 1.8.5 update is available as FREE download on iOS, Mac, Google Play and Kindle Fire now.

What's new in version 1.8.5

Calling all city-builders! Dreaming of your ideal place to live? Want to create a magical oasis where YOU make all the decisions? You have come to the right place! Become the creator and ruler of your very own dream city – one building at a time.


  • Even larger map so you can build your city even bigger
  • Zoom out and view your city from the bird's eye
  • Move your garage to any place on the map
  • More landmarks to make your city truly unique
  • A new production chain
  • Build a casino in your city and hit a jackpot
  • Get 30% off landmarks on Sundays and 30% off decorations on Tuesdays




Game trailers:

Virtual City Playground for iPhone and iPad

Virtual City Playground for Mac

Virtual City Playground for Google Play

Virtual City Playground for Kindle Fire



When: Today, November 16, 2012


iTunes Store:

Virtual City Playground for iPhone

Virtual City Playground HD for iPad

Mac App Store:

Virtual City Playground for Mac

Google Play:

Virtual City Playground for Google Play

Amazon Appstore

Virtual City Playground for Kindle Fire

For further information, visit the homepages of Virtual City Playground for iPhone, iPad, Mac, Google Play and Kindle Fire, G5 Entertainment's YouTube channel, G5's Facebook, Google+ and Twitter pages. Marketing materials for the game are available at ftp://ftp.g5e.com/PR/.

More information about the company can be found at: www.g5e.se/corporate. For additional information please contact: press@g5e.com.

About G5 Entertainment AB

G5 Entertainment AB is a developer and publisher of high quality downloadable games for iPhone, iPad, Android, Mac, Kindle Fire, and Nook tablets. G5 develops and publishes games that are family-friendly, easy to learn, and targeted at the widest audience of experienced and novice players. G5 owns a number of popular game franchises like Virtual City, Special Enquiry Detail, Supermarket Mania, Stand O'Food, and Mahjongg Artifacts, and invests in creating new games and bringing established franchises to new gaming platforms.


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