London, September 16th 2010: Turner Broadcasting has teamed up with development studio ustwo™, to launch MeatStroke, an iPhone app for its cutting-edge comedy brand Adult Swim. Based on the animation hit Aqua Teen Hunger Force, MeatStroke, is a tasty new arcade game which features Meatwad from the series. Set for an EMEA-wide roll out, the game launches September 16th 2010.
The premise of the game is simple– to protect your meat from the heat. Everybody loves the sunshine, but land on the sun and your roast is toast. What every piece of meat needs is a cool refreshing shower or a cuddle from a cloud.
Joe Braman, Adult Swim:“MeatStroke is a delicious treat for Adult Swim fans, packed full of flavour, fantasy and fun.”
Players control popular character Meatwad– a mutant wad of meat– as he floats through the sky in search of sustenance. Navigate him away from the sun traps intent on grilling his beefy behind. Feed him clouds to give him the power to keep on going and revive him to his succulent, former self. Highly scorched or high score! Help Meatwad choose the right path in MeatStroke.
Mills at ustwosays:‘At the end of the day, the angle of the dangle is inversely proportional to the heat of the meat.’
MeatStroke is available from Apple's App Store now. Download it here.
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Adult Swim is a cutting-edge comedy brand aimed at adults 18-34 from Turner Broadcasting Systems Inc. The hub of Adult Swim content in the UK is online portal adultswim.co.uk, which features both long and short form content, games, and social networking extensions. A TV deal was struck in June 2010 to showcase some of the best Adult Swim shows on FX, as part of the channel’s Saturday night comedy line-up. Adult Swim programming is non-conformist and irreverent, with a comedy soul. Shows such as Robot Chicken and Aqua Teen Hunger Force have earned the brand a discerning and loyal following in the UK.
Adult Swim is also available in online in Spain ( www.adultswim.es), Germany ( www.adultswim.de), Norway ( www.adultswim.no), and Denmark ( www.adultswim.dk) and will soon be available in Sweden. Adult Swim channels can also be found on YouTube in the UK and in the Nordic region as well as on Playstation Home and iTunes, via mobile on Mobix, Sky mobile and Orange Mobile, and on VoD services BT Vision and LoveFilm.
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