Press Release– for immediate release
Giebelstadt/Germany, 27 th May 2011. Raiding foreign lands for fun and gain has always been part of the Viking lifestyle and, after a hard day's work of good and honest pillaging, piles of plundered riches are just waiting to be loaded onto your dragon ship. So let's stack the loot, earn gold and beat the high score!
Happy Vikings is the latest release from HandyGames™, the leading German publisher and developer of mobile games. Happy Vikings masterfully combines the addictive qualities of a stacking puzzle with the frantic action gameplay of a Jump'n'Run.
"With Happy Vikings we have hit a sweet spot of fun and challenge. The game is intensely fun to play and extremely easy to learn, yet difficult to master - without ever becoming frustrating.", comments Markus Kassulke, CEO of HandyGames™, on the release of Happy Vikings. "Great gameplay, cute comic artwork and fantastic sound - we've got a winner on our hands here and I'm fully expecting Happy Vikings to become immensely popular among gamers all over the world!"
Happy Vikings is the first HandyGames™ release to fully integrate the popular OpenFeint social gaming network, offering gamers access to global online leaderboards and more than 40 achievements.
HandyGames™ is also continuing its commitment to SonyEricsson's Xperia™ PLAY platform, making Happy Vikings the sixth HandyGames™ title to fully support Xperia™ PLAY features.
Happy Vikings in now available on the Android Market as a full FREE version (ad-supported) and as an ad-free paid app.
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HandyGames™ is one of the leading independent developers and publishers of mobile games. The company has offices in Giebelstadt, Germany, 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™ has developed top sellers such as Anno– Create a New World, Aces of the Luftwaffe, the Townsmen series, Devils and Demons, Shark or Die, Guns’n’Glory 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
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