RECIFE, Brazil– March 8, 2010– MusiGames Studio, renowned music game developer, and Oberon Media, leading provider of casual games solutions, today announced that Oberon will publish MusiGames' new titles for iPhone and iPod Touch via Oberon's publishing arm, I-play.
“Oberon is a top tier publisher of games for mainstream gamers and we know that our titles will appeal to their target audience,” said Americo Amorim, CEO of MusiGames Studio.“We have had incredible success already with our innovative music and rhythm based titles on iPhone and we know that this partnership will enable us to increase our market potential.”
“We are always looking to partner with developers who create innovative, fun titles,” said Keith Adair, Global VP Sales&Marketing, Mobile at I-play.“We are very excited about what MusiGames can offer our players.”
About iMusic Puzzle
iMusic Puzzle is a game where players need to use their skills in order to solve audio puzzles that are created with pieces of their favorite iTunes Library songs! There are two gameplay modes, including Arcade, where iMusic Puzzle will randomly select 28 songs from the user’s iTunes Library, and Quick Play, where specific songs can be selected.
The game offers three puzzle styles:
- Drop: Samples of different songs are falling and the player needs to quickly drop them into their corresponding song slot!
- Memory: A deck of audio samples is displayed and the player needs to listen and find pairs with the same part of a song
- Shuffle: A portion of a song is played and then it explodes into multiple audio samples. The player has to arrange them in the correct order, making the music flow!
About Paper Boat Race
In Paper Boat Race, players blow into the microphone to make their boat travel faster as they race to win! To guide the paper boat along the course in the swimming pool, players use the accelerometer in order to pass between the flags and avoid hitting obstacles. In Paper Boat Race, the player will compete in 4 championships with 5 races each. The difficulty level will gradually increase in each circuit.
MusiGames is a business unit of D’Accord Music Software, a leading developer of games and edutainment software. The company’s first game, Drums Challenge, was released in June 2009 and became the fifth best-selling music game in the US AppStore in July. For more information, please visit: http://www.musigames.com.
I-play, the publishing division of Oberon Media, Inc., is the world's leading multi-platform casual games publisher. With powerful franchises and massive distribution across the three most popular entertainment screens -- online, mobile, and interactive television -- I-play content reaches global consumers, and delivers fun, entertaining, accessible content to casual gamers of all ages. I-play's PC publishing division, formerly Oberon Games, is based in Seattle and created the hit Dream Day Series, as well as the first casual games for bestselling author James Patterson and legendary mystery author Agatha Christie, including the Causal Connect 2008 Game of the Year, Agatha Christie: Death on the Nile. I-play's mobile division has delivered some of the biggest selling franchises in the mobile space, including the world's #1 best-selling racing franchise, The Fast and the Furious, based on the blockbuster movies. I-play's interactive television group, formerly PixelPlay, creates and distributes games featuring top brands including Centipede TM ,Missile Command ® , Asteroids TM , Monopoly ® , Scrabble ® , Boggle ® , and Yahtzee TM . I-play is headquartered in New York City, with offices in Seattle, San Mateo, London, and Dunfermline, Scotland.
About Oberon Media
Oberon Media, the world's leading multi-platform casual games company, is the first company to deliver global, integrated casual games solutions across three platforms-online, mobile and interactive television and at retail. Oberon game solutions have been adopted by the world's leading digital and media companies, such as Microsoft, AT&T, Yahoo!, Electronic Arts, Orange France and NHN. The Game Center combines casual game content, merchandizing and features to fulfill our partners' specific needs. Oberon Media's game publishing division, I-play, works with the industry's best and award-winning game developers to produce the top-selling casual games, which are played across online, mobile, console and iTV platforms in more than a dozen languages. Founded in 2003, Oberon Media is headquartered in New York with offices in North America, Europe and Asia, and is backed by Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley and Oak Investment Partners. For more information, please visit: http://www.oberon-media.com
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