Speed Bag: Urban Gym Punches its Way into the App Store

 

NEW YORK - November 2, 2009

The iTunes App Store has just received a heavyweight addition to its roster of games, as Speed Bag: Urban Gym is now available for download. Speed Bag: Urban Gym offers the most authentic boxing experience found on the iPhone/iPod touch. Whether you are new to the ring or a boxing professional, Speed Bag: Urban Gym simulates what it is like to hit the bag wherever you go.

Developed with direct input from the boxing community, Speed Bag: Urban Gym uses precise physics to put you to work on a 3D speed bag. Players must effectively combine rhythm and timing to achieve three-count combos. With multiple rounds that progressively add new challenges, Speed Bag: Urban Gym will put your boxing prowess to the ultimate test.

“As an avid boxer myself, I wanted to create an application that would be useful for boxers looking for another option to train outside of the gym,” said Marc Polett of Manayunk Productions.“With the help of Amadeus Consulting, Inc., I feel we have not only recreated the exact feel and atmosphere associated with going up against a speed bag, but have also created a fun game that will introduce new fans to the sport of boxing.”

Features:

• Use timing and rhythm to achieve the ultimate 3-count combos

• Achieve "good strikes" through precise punches on a 3D speed bag

• Climb up the boxing ladder– the more you improve, the more challenging the action becomes

• Authentic speed bag replication– including top-notch physics, this is as real as training gets on your mobile device

• Improve your actual boxing skills - Speed Bag: Urban Gym is your boxing haven away from the gym

Turn your iPhone/iPod touch into a virtual gym and find out if you have what it takes to become a skilled boxer with Speed Bag: Urban Gym.

Speed Bag: Urban Gym is available today for download from the App Store for the price of $0.99.

About Manayunk Productions

Founded by Marc Polett, Manayunk Productions seeks to produce applications that utilize the technology of the iPhone/ iPod touch to provide both entertainment and useful functionality for one’s everyday life. Manayunk’s first application, Speed Bag: Urban Gym, is available now for download on the iTunes App Store.

About Amadeus Consulting

Amadeus Consulting is a custom software development company dedicated to creating intelligent technology solutions with successful business results. Amadeus Consulting is a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner, winner of the Microsoft Office XP Challenge, and has Microsoft Partner Competencies in Custom Development, Mobility and Data Management Solutions. Amadeus Consulting is an expert in custom software applications such as content management systems, e-commerce, surveys, social networking sites, data collection and management, browser plug-ins, and mobile application development including iPhone and Windows Mobile. Amadeus Consulting ranked in the top 25 on the prestigious Mercury 100 list of the fastest-growing private companies in Boulder and Broomfield counties for three consecutive years, and has placed on the Inc. 5000 list for four consecutive years.

Find out more at http://www.amadeusconsulting.com

Andy Rosenberg, TriplePoint

212-730-9744

andy@triplepointpr.com


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