Royal Revolt! Rolls Out Eight New Winter Themed Levels as the Game is Named Best Mobile Game of 2012 At German Developer Awards
Flaregames‘ Free-to-Play Tower Offense Game Continues to Add New Content for its Millions of Players Worldwide
KARLSRUHE – December 20, 2012 – flaregames GmbH, a leading developer and publisher of mobile games, today announced that Royal Revolt! received the German Developer Award for "Best Mobile Game 2012". The award was accepted by Pete Walentin, CEO of Keen flare, the team that developed Royal Revolt!. Keen flare is a joint venture between flaregames and Frankfurt studio keen games.
But, that's not the only good news for players. Recently, flaregames released free update 1.3.0. The expansion adds eight new winter levels as well as new items and spells, new music and a number of smaller improvements –making Royal Revolt! Even better. The player ratings are already reflected in the AppStore, with the average number of stars now a perfect 5 out of 5.
Royal Revolt! is available for free, for the latest smartphones and tablets, via the Apple App Store, Google Play and the Amazon App Store for Android. So far, it has been downloaded more than two million times and maintains an average user rating of five out of five stars.
"We are very honored to have been given this award! Keen Flare did a great job and have really established themselves with Royal Revolt! as one of the best mobile game development studios around,"said Klaas Kersting, CEO of flaregames.
Pete Walentin added, "We are proud of this recognition of our hard work on Royal Revolt!, but also want to thank flaregames for the enormous commitment they have made to the project!"
About Royal Revolt!
Royal Revolt! is a "reverse tower defense" game for the latest smartphones and tablets, and free at the Apple App Store, Google Play and the Amazon App Store for Android. So far, it has been downloaded over two million times and rated by users with an average of 5 out of five stars.
Two major updates have expanded the number of levels from 30 to 58 while the team has added many new features.
Based in Karlsruhe, flaregames has a highly motivated team of veterans and new talent to create and deploy a new generation of mobile games. The company, founded in 2011, creates games for smartphones and tablets. The pipeline currently has a number of titles for mainstream and mid-core gamers. The games are extensive, deep experiences, that offer long-lasting fun and best of all are free ("free to play").
The founder of the company's Klaas Kersting, previously of Gameforge has a proven track record of success, growing his last company into a global player with 500 employees and over €100 million in annual revenue.
Investors in the startup include renowned international venture capital firms Accel Partners and T-Venture.
Keen flare GmbH, developer of Royal Revolt!, is a joint venture with the Franfkurt-based studio keen games.
More information: www.flaregames.com
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