Legendary Real Time Strategy Mushroom Wars Makes TOP 5 on Apple App Store in the US in its First Week

St. Petersburg, Russia, 31 January 2013. Released by i-Free Innovations, a leading Russian mobile game and app publisher, on 24 January 2013, Mushroom Wars RTS rocketed to No. 4 of the best-selling iPad apps in the US and No. 5 in Germany in less than a week and #1 Strategy in the US and other countries. 

The mobile edition of the game owes much of its quick success to the vastly popular original Mushroom Wars, released in 2009 for the PlayStation©Network platform by Creat Studios, a hard-hitting Russian developer of console games. The PSN version of Mushroom Wars became one of the “all-time top 25 games” for the platform, according to IGN. The iPad edition of Mushroom Wars, adapted for touch’n’swipe control, has been featured in the App Store in in 96 countries, including the US, UK, Germany and France.

Mushroom Wars’ original gameplay critically acclaimed by the leading websites writing on mobile apps: “It's hard not to get sucked into Mushroom Wars once you start playing,” wrote Gamezebo.com;  "If you haven’t gotten the chance to play this fantastic RTS game on the PlayStation 3, you need to stop reading this, right now, and grab it from the App Store," – 148apps.com

“i-Free Group began developing apps for iOS and Android more than two and a half years ago,” said i-Free Innovations Managing Director Kirill Petrov, commenting on Mushroom Wars’ successful release. “We have released over 30 apps and games, and we’re now experts in marketing for mobile platforms. Our competencies, coupled with an outstanding Creat Studios product, helped to quickly put the game in the limelight and propelled it to the top of the App Store charts.”

To find out more about Mushroom Wars, check out it’s video trailer or download game on Apple App Store.

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i-Free Innovations

i-Free Innovations, a subsidiary of i-Free Ltd., features a unique team of professionals dedicated to the development and publishing of applications and games for smartphones and new network devices.  Under the i-Free umbrella, i-Free Innovations is constantly engaged in research of new prospective technologies for a company that has experienced tremendous growth in the CIS since 2001 and internationally since 2006.  i-Free, known as a specialist developer and implementer of innovative projects in mobile and NFC technology, electronic finance, digital content distribution, and electronic payments and micropayments, makes its products available in more than 100 countries, grossing over US $200 Million in sales in 2011.  Headquartered in St. Petersburg, Russia, i-Free also successfully operates offices in Moscow, Kyiv (Ukraine), Minsk (Belarus), Almaty (Kazakhstan), Mumbai (India), Beijing (China) and Sao-Paulo (Brazil), employing over 700 staff. For more information, visit www.i-free.com/en/.

 

For more information, please contact:
apps@i-free.com;
www.i-free.com/en

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Creat Studios:

Creat Studios, Inc. is a leading developer of mobile and console games. The company was founded in 1990 and operates offices in St.Petersburg and Boston (USA). It is licensed as official developers for most modern game consoles: Sony PlayStation 3, Sony PlayStation Portable (PSP), Sony PlayStation Vita, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Microsoft Xbox360, Apple iPhone and iPad and Google Android devices.

Contacts

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