HandyGames™ releases killer app Shark or Die for iPhone and iPad

Press Release– free for immediate release

Giebelstadt, 9th of August 2010

Giebelstadt/Germany, 9th of August 2010. HandyGames TM , the leading German publisher for mobile games, releases the latest action highlight Shark or Die - without doubt one of the bloodthirstiest apps for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad. The game follows the FREEMIUM model and consists of a free base version that can be expanded by purchasing additional content packs - the Meat Pack, the Blood Pack and the Shark Pack.

"Have you ever seen an app that allows you to eat your friends?", asks Christopher Kassulke, CEO of HandyGames TM .In addition to an international online highscore board and the innovative "Pimp my Shark" feature, Shark or Die features a multiplayer eating competition mode on the iPad! Incredible!"

Those nasty humans keep making shark fin soup, so it's time to turn the tables! Turn into an ocean predator; avenge your relatives and snap anything in your jaws that comes in the way of your mighty bite: swimmers, rubber ducks, beach babes and more. Watch from the sea bed as these lethal hunters strike with chilling speed and efficiency and even gobble up your own friends! Yummy! Collect achievements to let your feeding machine reach new levels. Discover new abilities and instincts, allocate killpoints to give your feisty fish some personal training and make it even more dangerous. Compare your best scores with those of your friends, and enjoy a reign of pure terror in the highscore rankings!

Shark or Die is available in the AppStore now.

Features of Shark or Die:

- FREEMIUM action highlight

- Shark simulator with comic strip visuals and lots of black humor

- Route planning and real-time hunting

- Different types of swimmers

- Use your own friends as shark bait

- Internet highscore

- Different scenarios with varied graphics

- Buy special expansion packs for individual shark shenanigans

- Multiplayer feeding frenzy competition in Versus mode (iPad)



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About HandyGames TM :

HandyGames TM is one of the leading independent developers and publishers of mobile games. The company has offices in Giebelstadt, Germany and in Bucharest, Romania and has its very own international distribution network. The company was founded in 2000 by Markus Kassulke, Christopher Kassulke and Udo Bausewein, has more than 35 employees and plans to expand further.

The huge and diverse variety of products, which all excel by high quality, consists of downloadable and pre-installed games, as well as applications and games for the mobile Internet. The games support platforms like JavaME, Blackberry, Android, iPhone / iPad / iPod touch and soon Windows Mobile 7. HandyGames TM has developed top sellers such as Anno– Create a New World, Silent Hunter, Aces of the Luftwaffe, the Townsmen series, Tattoo Mania, Devils and Demons and Panzer Panic. The company’s long time success is reflected in close co-operations with producers of mobile phones and network operators, as well as in the many international awards it has won.

More information at: www.handy-games.com

Press Contact:

Nathalie Depix

www.handy-games.com GmbH

i_Park Klingholz 13

97232 Giebelstadt


Tel.: +49 (0) 9334 9757 - 48

Fax: +49 (0) 9334 9757 - 19


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