iPhone 4 Gives New Spin to Rubik’s Cube

OTTAWA– June 30, 2010– Magmic Inc. this week launched the official Rubik’s Cube application for iPhone and Erno Rubik has now added his voice to the conversation.

"I hope that in collaboration with the creative users of this new iPhone application we are opening up a new direction of Cubing, using the full potential of smartphones,” says Rubik.

Magmic’s app, which does everything including doing the cube for you, is now available on iTunes for $2.99. Magmic’s Rubik’s Cube is the only iTunes application endorsed by Erno Rubik.

“Rubik’s Cube is the greatest puzzle ever invented,” said Magmic’s Director of Product Management, Jeff Bacon.“We were excited to take it to a powerful smartphone, and to enrich the experience. It’s nothing short of a rebirth for this amazing invention.”

But Magmic hasn’t forgotten about real-world Cubers. Simply take a picture of a real Rubik’s Cube with your iPhone and the app’s built-in Solver gives you a step-by-step solution.

Other features include:

- Anaglyph 3D mode (glasses not included)

- 2x2x2, 3x3x3, 4x4x4&5x5x5 Rubik's Cubes

- 24 different game styles

- 360° view using iPhone 4 gyroscope

- Personalized cubes with stickers and photos

- Easy-to-understand solution guide

- All-new, extra-challenging CRAZY Cube

Screenshots of Magmic’s Rubik’s Cube can be found at:


About Magmic Inc.

Magmic is a world-leading developer and publisher of mobile entertainment with over 150 titles in action, sports, casino, puzzle, retro and multiplayer genres across a variety of mobile platforms. Magmic publishes a full range of content, from original IP to partnering with top entertainment publishers, including New York Times Crosswords, Texas Hold

’em King, Ka-Glom, Phase 10, Monopoly ® Tycoon, Call of Duty ® , the NBA ® and NFL ® . Magmic is headquartered in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. www.magmic.com

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