Honey Tribe LITE for iOS - Learn about the bird and the bees for free

For release:  Friday 5th August 2011

iTunes link:  http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/honey-tribe-colony-collapse/id453327820?ls=1&mt=8

London based Honey Tribe Studios have released the LITE version of debut game Honey Tribe: Colony Collapse. The current score on the iphone quality index, a site that combines scores from both respected review sites and app store customers, is 8.0

Honey Tribe blends fact and fiction to create an endearing casual gaming experience that is both fun and educational. The theme is colony collapse disorder. This is something that is killing bees around the globe. And as it happens that's actually very significant for humans too. By playing through the story mode of the game players will find out about colony collapse through the gameplay, conversations of the characters and by the unlockable achievements.

With it's eye catching hand drawn artwork, cleverly designed dynamic sound design and compelling gameplay there's really no excuse not to download this free version of Honey Tribe.

Honey Tribe: Colony Collapse

The worker bees are ill or missing and the honey stocks are low. The colony is on the brink of collapse! The only hope is Corbee, a scrawny young drone bee who dreams of adventure. Help him out-fly the the bee eater, avoid the crab spiders and dodge the bee wolves. The forest may look beautiful but there are a lot of dangers out there. And some of them are hungry! Collecting the nectar might not be as easy as it looks...

“The endearing hand drawn nature of the graphics is a particular shining light to the whole thing making it a touch above the rest in the endless running genre.” - 148apps

“If you’re a nature lover, or simply a lover of well-executed games, Honey Tribe: Colony Collapse is worth checking out. Download it today.” - AppAdvice

"It's rare to find a game with such a strong ecological message as Honey Tribe: Colony Collapse...Honey Tribe is not only a remarkably endearing little game, but it's also incredibly addictive." - PocketGamer

“But the brilliance of this game is that it raises awareness of a real-world problem...This is a good game that’s also doing some good.” - TouchReviews

“Honey Tribe is the definition of a good casual game” - iLounge  

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