Paris, April 2, 2012 – Majaka announced today that the new studio's first title, Ski Champion, has now been downloaded over 100,000 times since it was released on March 24. The addictive gameplay seems to have struck a chord with the European audience as the game ranked top 10 free racing and sport game in 16 countries, entering the coveted Top 25 App charts in France, Italy and Slovakia.
" Our key objective with Ski Champion was to test how many downloads a free iOS game could generate without any form of paid promotion, Apple feature or App Store charts manipulation", said Nicolas Godement-Berline, President and co-founder of Majaka. " As Majaka's first title, the game has already performed way above expectations"
Majaka also announced that an iPad version of Ski Champion is currently under review at Apple, in the form of an app update also bringing a number of improvements.
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Download Ski Champion : http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/ski-champion/id508828146?mt=8
Majaka is an independent developer and publisher of original games for mobile platforms. Majaka is located in Montreuil (France), Paris' largest video game hub.
While Majaka’s fun & polished games are simple and accessible at first glance, be wary : they will grow on you and may well prove terribly addictive ! Majaka views its games not as mere fire-and-forget products, but rather as a service that players can enjoy in the long run. Majaka commits to releasing regular updates, providing channels for players to communicate and always being responsive to the community.
And … there’s something else, too: Majaka distributes its games for free !
Majaka was co-founded in January 2012 by Arkane Studios and Virtuos alumnis Gaël Giraudeau (Creative Director) and Nicolas Godement-Berline (President). Majaka currently employs a team of 4.
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