Brighton, MA—Game developer Metaversal Studios is celebrating one week after releasing its newest iPhone/iPod Touch game Updraft Jack. The free game debuted on January 9th and achieved over 70,000 App Store downloads in its first week, rising to the Top 100 Games and Top 200 Overall Apps.
"We had a great launch, and we've got a ton of new content on the way in the coming weeks," said Matt Sughrue, VP of Product Development at Metaversal Studios. "Player response to the game has been phenomenal. We're looking forward to making Updraft Jack even better with every update."
Metaversal Studios has already released version 1.1 of Updraft Jack, an update that included the addition of a transitioning day-to-night cycle to enrich the player experience. The update also incorporated immediate user feedback on ease of use and improved the player interface layout.
The team at Metaversal has another update (version 1.2) scheduled to be released in the next week that adds new content to the game including additional player costumes, downloadable device wallpapers and more.
Other iOS games by Metaversal Studios include Shave Me!, Bad Apples, Battle Harvest, Elemites and GameRoom. Since its release in 2010 Bad Apples has been downloaded over 1.5 million times, while Shave Me! has seen almost 6 million downloads across iOS and Android platforms since its 2009 release.