FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Oakland, Calif.– August 22, 2011 – Stuntbird Games is proud to announce the release of Pixaquarium Game Maker, a Facebook-based game builder and player.
Pixaquarium enables gamers to design nearly every aspect of the game’s artwork, from the backgrounds to character’s face to the shape of the bad guys. Players can then save their unique set up and share it with their Facebook friends.
“I was inspired to create Pixaquarium while designing Jounce,” explains Stuntbird Games President Dean Ruggles. “My oldest daughter was bringing me drawings to put into that game. I realized that a game that was as much about creativity as play could be fun. I thought of it as active entertainment, which is new in the game world, in that Pixaquarium is all about being artistic and inventing a new world to play in.”
Development of a Pixaquarium app for play on mobile devices and tabloids is currently in beta testing.
For more information about Stuntbird Games and a link to Pixaquarium, please visit www.stuntbird.com.
About Stuntbird Games
Game industry veteran Dean Ruggles founded Stuntbird Games in 2010. The company’s first offering, Jounce, debuted earlier this year. In addition to Jounce and Pixaquarium, the Stuntbird team has worked with Common Sense Media and on a variety of other interactive projects.