Furmins Hits the App Store Today - Housemarque

Furmins Hits the App Store Today

2012 Furmins

The day is finally here! Ladies and gentlemen, the press release for the launch of Furmins:

HELSINKI, FINLAND – February 2, 2012 – Independent Finnish developer Housemarque, the critically acclaimed studio behind Super Stardust HD, Outland and Dead Nation, have today released Furmins, a physics based action puzzle game for the iPad, iPhone and iPod touch.

Furmins finds players attempting to guide the adorable and loveable creatures across innovatively designed levels by rearranging a variety of items as well as using bumpers and conveyor belts in real-time with well coordinated precision. Their quest – to travel across the length of their world to wake up their King who has fallen asleep, rolled over a river forming an impromptu dam, blocking their flow of water and threatening their very existence! Strategically placed items create pathways and physical chain reactions, which guide the furmins to the basket and level completion.

The game is available in two versions: a Universal version along with a less expensive iPhone/iPod version. Both contain the full game consisting of over 70 levels across 6 game worlds, as well as hosting in-app purchases for additional downloadable content.

The Universal version of Furmins is priced at $2.99/€2.39/£1.99.
The iPhone/iPod version is available for $0.99/€0.79/£0.69.

FEATURES

• Premium version containing over 70 game levels across 6 game worlds
• Unique blend of physics based set-up-and-go gameplay and real-time interaction
• Multiple solutions offers players lots of creativity
• Inventive graphical design
• Additional levels can be downloaded using in-app purchases
• Additional game content scheduled

Contact Information:

(US)
Edith Yang
Sandbox Strategies
E: edith@sandboxstrat.com
T: (0) (424) 259 2205

(UK)
Simon Callaghan
Johnny Atom Productions
E: simon@johnnyatom.com
T: +44 (0)203 176 0139
M: +44 (0)7867 514554

(Rest of the World)
Alex Ionut Manta
Housemarque
Community Manager
E: press@housemarque.com
M: +358 (0)40 702 2339

About Housemarque

Housemarque is an independent game developer of digital downloadable games for PS3, Xbox and other platforms. Our passion is to design engaging gaming experiences full of rewarding gameplay moments.

Housemarque was co-founded by Harri Tikkanen and Ilari Kuittinen in 1995. Before founding the company, the co-founders were founding two of the first game development studios in Finland called Bloodhouse and Terramarque.


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