G5's smash hit, Virtual City Playground hits the Kindle Fire today

For Immediate Release

San Francisco, California – March 2, 2012 – By popular demand, G5 today released Virtual City Playground for Kindle Fire. This immensely addictive city-building simulator is available now, March 2, as FREE download to your device.

Originally released five months ago, the game has already won the hearts of millions of players worldwide and topped all major casual game charts. Virtual City Playground is the free follow-up to G5 Entertainment's smash hit, Virtual City.

Virtual City Playground maintains many of the first game's basic concepts, but adds a new style of gameplay that will be familiar to players of games like Cityville.

In this "Sim City"-esque game, your goal is to build and grow a prosperous city of your dreams. The game is deep and enjoyable and easy to learn, thus leaving you to enjoy the game fully and right from the start.

Unleash your inner mayor – build anything you wish and everything that makes your citizens happier: dwellings, industrial buildings, shopping malls, and places of entertainment. Make your city a better place to live by recycling garbage, adding hospitals and fire stations, planting trees, and upgrading buildings to make them more eco-friendly. In Virtual City Playground even your most ambitious dreams can be a reality!

Note: Regular FREE updates to the game, so download and stay tuned!

Key features:

  • Play sandbox mode for FREE! No predefined missions
  • Over 125 new optional quests
  • Over 100 new buildings, landmarks, and decorations, including Eiffel Tower, Statue of Liberty, Coliseum, Sydney Opera, and many more!
  • 95 New achievements to earn
  • Regular FREE updates that will bring more content!
  • Facebook integration
  • Minimized games continue transporting goods – making you money, even while you sleep!
The game is developed and published by G5 Entertainment.

Game trailer:

Virtual City Playground for Kindle Fire



When: Today, March 2, 2012


Amazon Appstore:

Virtual City Playground for Kindle Fire

For further information, visit the game's homepage, 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, PC, Mac, and portable game consoles like Sony PSP and Nintendo DSi. 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, Supermarket Mania, Stand O'Food, and Mahjong Artifacts, and invests in creating new games and bringing established franchises to new gaming platforms.


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