Pipe Mania for iPhone goes Social with Scoreloop Integration

New Udupi, India, Dec 9, 2009: Robosoft Technologies, a renowned developer of Mac and iPhone games, along with Virtual Programming today announced a major update of its iPhone game: Pipe Mania.

Puzzle fans of all ages will enjoy hours of brain-teasing fun as they race against time in the infectious series of quests and puzzles filled with quirky characters, a humorous storyline and updated gameplay. The original version of Pipe Mania was released in 1989 and followed by Pipe Dreams in 1991. It has been ranked as one of the most popular and successful puzzle games in history, selling more than 4 million units worldwide. The game has been through several gaming platforms before making its debut on the iPhone in July this year. Within few weeks of its release, the game quickly climbed up the charts and also got featured in the‘What’s Hot’ section across several App Stores.

In the current update, Scoreloop’s Core Social white-label social gaming technologies are incorporated to enhance the game experience. The features include online high scores, achievements, player challenges and integration into social networks like Facebook. Using these features, players will now be able to challenge other players in every level of world mode.

"We're thrilled to see how nicely Scoreloop's social gaming tools are integrated directly into Pipe Mania's quality game experience," said Marc Gumpinger, CEO of Scoreloop. "Working with Robosoft is a pleasure and we're excited for the response now that players are more connected and can play and compete with their friends!”

“Pipe Mania’s social capabilities will give fans several new ways to experience the classic puzzle experience”, said Rohith Bhat, MD&CEO of Robosoft Technologies Pvt. Ltd.“Pipe Mania is an entertaining game and this update will let the players share the fun by challenging other Pipe Mania lovers. With this game, we’re giving players same depth and experience of the console quality version for just $3.99”, he added.

“Integrating social features of Scoreloop into Pipe Mania has made it even more compelling with global high scores, player challenges and connecting friends through social networks. This takes Pipe Mania to a whole new level”, said Mark Hinton, COO, Virtual programming

Pipe Mania is now available on the App Store for $ 3.99.

App Store Link: http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/pipe-mania/id321219952?mt=8

YouTube Video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QDRZliblX1s

About Scoreloop

Scoreloop provides infrastructure and implementation services for game publishers to enable mobile social gaming. The team has a background in developing and deploying high-volume, large-scale secure architectures. Scoreloop’s social gaming technologies build community and drive game discovery. Scoreloop is venture funded and has a presence in the US, Europe and Asia. To find out more about Scoreloop visit www.scoreloop.com and follow us on Twitter or Facebook: Scoreloop

About Robosoft

Robosoft is a leading software development services company based in India. With a track record of continuous collaboration with more than 40 clients worldwide, Robosoft is an ideal partner for companies looking at developing a Mac/iPhone version of their product. Robosoft offers the assurance of mature software engineering processes and has an impeccable record of respecting Customer IP.

About Virtual Programming

Virtual Programming Ltd. is a UK-based Mac and iPhone development company, specializing in the delivery of high-quality Mac games for a decade. Having worked with many of the leading PC developers, Virtual Programming has developed exciting technologies to deliver the very best gaming experience on the Mac.

Copyright© 2009, Robosoft Technologies Pvt. Ltd. All rights reserved. All trademarks are registered marks or trademarks of their respective companies.

For More Information:

Vinodh Kumar

Robosoft Technologies

Cell: +91-94484-96679

Fax: +91-820-2593900

vinodh.kumar@robosoftin.com 


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