BERLIN -- January 25th, 2012.
"The Great Jitters: Pudding Panic” from Berlin-based indie game developer kunst-stoff received ten award nominations in 2011. The game's unique concept and beautiful design earned it the “Red Dot Design Award”, the “German Games Developer Award” and several nominations. J. Jitters— the game's jittering jello hero who fights his way out of a scary haunted house— also became a media sensation in his own right, winning positive reviews and critical notice.
“The Great Jitters: Pudding Panic” is a quirky action-puzzle game for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch, as well as Mac and PC. J. Jitters earned the title 'Great' with his critical acclaim: the game was rated the fifth-best iPhone game of 2011 by metacritic.com and sixth-best iPhone game of 2011 by skytechgeek.com. Reviewers fell in love with the “adorable main character” (iPad App Café) and called the game “ a stunning piece of art” (AppSafari) that stands out for its “crazy and outlandish idea” (AppGamer).
For its unique concept, challenging gameplay and beautiful design, “The Great Jitters: Pudding Panic” has received the following nominations and awards:
Rated 5th Best iPhone Game of 2011 ( metacritic.com)
Rated 6th Best iPhone Game of 2011 ( skytechgeek.com)
Best Mobile Game - German Game Developer Award 2011
Best Game Design - German Game Developer Award 2011 (Nomination)
Best Handheld Game - German Game Developer Award 2011 (Nomination)
Best Euro Indie Award - Dutch Game Awards (Nomination)
Red Dot Design Award "Digital Games"
Tommi Kindersoftware Award 2011
Pocket Gamer Gold Award
Mobile XP Game Award
kunst-stoff is an independent game developer and producer based in Berlin, Germany. The company and was officially founded in 2008. In the meantime, kunst-stoff has grown into an award-winning game developer, receiving the honor of the German Developer Award in the category “Best Children’s Game 2010″ for its debut Nintendo DS game “Galaxy Racers”, published by Ubisoft in 2010. kunst-stoff also produces interactive exhibits for clients in the industrial and cultural fields and is active in the development of new technology. “The Great Jitters: Pudding Panic’” is kunst-stoff’s first self-published game series.