LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Steampunk Wizards, Inc. (OTCQB:SPWZ) (‘Company’ or ‘Steampunk Wizards’) announced today that it has launched its first paid game Neon Gliders, a fast-paced dodge’em retro game, available for download from the AppStore for $0.99.
Neon Gliders app is compatible with iPhone, iPad, iPod and also Apple TV. The 4th generation Apple TV and its powerful tvOS, is a new technology designed by Apple to redefine user experiences, making the TV feel as personal as the iPhone or iPad. Neon Gliders is one of the first games currently compatible with Apple TV and brings a fantastic gaming experience on the big screen. It is an endless runner style game in which players must glide for as long as possible without crashing into various obstacles. To download Steampunk Wizards games visit www.steampunkwizards.com/games.
Joshua O’Cock, Steampunk Wizard’s CEO noted, “While our three previously released games have established the Company as a reputable player in the industry, Neon Gliders is the first paid game released by Steampunk Wizards, opening up a new revenue model for us. Furthermore, the release of Neon Gliders for Apple TV proves that we are positioning ourselves at the forefront of the industry and we are pushing technological boundaries by showcasing our innovative capabilities as a game design studio.”
Additionally, the Company is preparing to release a new game, its fifth major and second paid, a zombie survival driving game. This new game boasts great instinctive fun gameplay and a really exciting rock music sound track in collaboration with some of Malta’s leading local rock bands. This game will also be released with a virtual reality (VR) version – again, pushing technological boundaries in the game industry.
Mr. O’Cock continued, “We are working to build long-term partnerships with game publishers with strong distribution network, both global and regional. Our games have been well received around the world, particularly in countries such as US, China, Russia, Brazil, Italy, Spain, Germany and Malta. We are now ready to grow our market share by entering new territories and larger markets and by optimizing our marketing campaigns and are searching for the right mobile game publishing partners to join us on this exciting journey.”
About Steampunk Wizards, Inc.
Steampunk Wizards, Inc. is an independent games development and technology company specialized in developing enchanting games and gaming technology where the real and virtual worlds blur, with headquarters in Los Angeles, California. Publicly listed on the OTCQB under SPWZ, the Company owns the Bungee Mummy game franchise and has released four games, Bungee Mummy: Reborn and Bungee Mummy: Challenges, both from the Bungee Mummy franchise, and a new game, Whack a Geemie, a spin-off from the franchise using some of the most popular characters and Neon Gliders. All Steampunk Wizards games are available for free download from iOS and Android.
For more information about the Company, or to play our games, visit our website at http://steampunkwizards.com.
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