Yo Deshi – Huge App Store update for the long lost game of mental martial arts!

Issued 16 TH December 2011

For immediate release

Summary of Release

Proper Games’ award winning strategy board game receives a huge update on the App Store – just in time for Christmas!

Yo Deshi is a strategic board game for two players where the choices you make have influence over those of your opponent - taking tiles in turn to achieve the highest score. 

To celebrate this news, Proper Games have gift wrapped Yo Deshi and temporarily reduced the App Store price to just £0.69!

Extended Release

Proper Games’ award winning strategy board game receives a huge update on the App Store – just in time for Christmas!

Yo Deshi is a strategic board game for two players where the choices you make have influence over those of your opponent - taking tiles in turn to achieve the highest score.  Forcing your opponent into taking penalties whilst looking ahead to engineer your own advantage is what makes the student become the master.

Today’s released update comes with great excitement as Yo Deshi now features both online multiplayer and story mode!

Universal across all mobile IOS devices, play against friends locally or online via Game Center.  Alternatively, take on a variety of A.I. opponents in story mode.  With different board layouts for different styles of play and tactics, Yo Deshi is the game to try!

Proper Games’ Producer, Colin McQuillen, was pleased to comment “We have great plans for the future of Yo Deshi and this exciting update is just the beginning.  By adding the multiplayer feature, players can now play against real opponents – any time and anywhere!  It doesn’t matter if you are on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch – each device is compatible.  With the festive holiday almost upon us – this is the perfect game to challenge your mental strength whether you are at home or on the move!”

Packed full of great content, current features now include...


·         Online Multiplayer through Game Centre

·         Local Two Player  / Story Mode

·         Configurable Boards

·         Unlimited Tile Combinations

·         Yo Deshi Training with Master Renshu

·         Five A.I. Players to challenge, with more planned

·         Customisable game options to adjust difficulty

Explore the path to true board game enlightenment through Yo Deshi!

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GAME TRAILER available here: http://youtu.be/iijEthtw09s

MEDIA PACK available here: http://bit.ly/Yo_Deshi_MediaPack

GAME DOWNLOAD available here: http://itunes.apple.com/app/yo-deshi/id441938447?mt=8

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Notes to Editors

1.       Proper Games Ltd was founded in 2006 and is now in its sixth year of business.  As one of the leading independent game development studios in the UK, Proper Games is registered as an official developer across all major home console and mobile formats.  Comprising a team of over 11 developers, and based in the vibrant digital Scottish city of Dundee, Proper Games is wholly owned by Paddy Sinclair (CEO), John Sinclair (CTO), Paul Kelly (CFO) and Andrew Sinclair (Company Secretary).  Proper Games is proud to be responsible for developing the BAFTA-winning Flock! (PC, XBLA, PSN), the critically acclaimed Final Fight: Double Impact! (XBLA, PSN) and multi award winning Yo Deshi! (IOS).  The mission at Proper Games is to develop fun and highly playable games that deliver on creativity, originality and quality – producing both self published titles and trusted content for external partners.  For more information, please visit www.proper-games.com .

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