News Alert – G5 Drops Price For The Island: Castaway To 99¢ On iOS – Limited Time Offer

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This week G5 Entertainment reduces price on one of the most beloved survival simulators, The Island: Castaway, to only 99¢ on iPhone and $1.99 on iPad. Starting today, October 7th till October 13th get this immersive adventure at up to 80% off! The Island: Castaway throws you in the middle of an unknown and mysterious island after an ocean liner sinks in a storm. In the game you play as Tom Allison, one of the survivors of the crash and the leader of the few to escape the wreckage. Your task will be to help Tom guide the group through the challenges and hopefully to get them home.

The Island: Castaway hit all casual game charts and engaged players as well as game critics with its engaging storyline and adventurous gameplay. Unlike many other simulation games, The Island: Castaway is much more than a sim which involves guiding and caring about the people who got trapped on the island. The adventure features over 200 quests and intriguing and mysterious storyline that will enthrall you from the start. You will begin with simple tasks such as starting a fire and putting up a tent. Then you will learn to fish, catch crabs, hunt and craft weapons on advanced levels of the game. You will also learn to work with and survive among the natives of this wild land and finally uncover a great mystery that lies buried deep in the history of the place.

You will have many tasks and quests to complete for your band of survivors and the tribesmen, including finding food and spices, catching crabs and snakes or hunt boars. You will cover a lot of ground, so you'll need to watch your hero's energy level and ensure he gets plenty of fuel. You will learn to cook various foods and special potion so that you can complete several tasks or else face death.

During the game you will get a chance to collect 15 different trophies. Each can be upgraded from bronze to silver and to gold, giving you a total 45 trophies to earn. Moreover, the island hides twelve statues. Finding all of them is crucial for completing the game. Along with its first-rate artwork and intriguing plot, the polished game has any tasks waiting for you.

The game is developed and published on iOS by G5 Entertainment under license from Awem Studio.

Key Features:
  • 6 Absorbing locations
  • 14 Unique and fascinating characters
  • Over 200 quests to solve
  • Huge, perplexing island to investigate
  • Plot that's full of twists and turns
Game trailer:

The Island: Castaway for iPhone and iPad

Assets:

ftp://ftp.g5e.com/PR/

When: Starting today, October 7, 2013 through October 13, 2013

Where:

iTunes Store:

The Island: Castaway for iPhone

The Island: Castaway HD for iPad

The Island: Castaway (Full) for iPhone

The Island: Castaway HD (Full) for iPad

For additional information please contact: press@g5e.com.


About G5 Entertainment AB

G5 Entertainment AB is a developer and publisher of high quality downloadable games for iPhone, iPad, Android, Mac, Kindle Fire, and Nook tablets. G5 develops and publishes games that are family-friendly, easy to learn, and targeted at the widest audience of experienced and novice players. G5 owns a number of popular game franchises like Virtual City, Special Enquiry Detail, Supermarket Mania, Stand O'Food, and Mahjongg Artifacts, and invests in creating new games and bringing established franchises to new gaming platforms.

More information about the company can be found at: www.g5e.se/corporate.


 


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