|By Marketwired .||
|June 20, 2014 03:19 PM EDT||
MINNEAPOLIS, MN -- (Marketwired) -- 06/20/14 -- Soul and Vibe Interactive Inc. (OTCQB: SOUL), "The Company," a video and computer games company, today announced that its easy-to-pick-up-and-play soccer game, Striker Rush: Champion Edition, has been released on the Amazon platform. Striker Rush: Champion Edition is now available for download on Amazon via Amazon Digital Services, Inc. and can be played on any approved Amazon device, such as the Kindle and Kindle Fire.
Striker Rush: Champion Edition was first released on the Android platform, via Google Play, on June 12, 2014. The launch announcement was made during the Electronic Entertainment Expo, "E3," in Los Angeles and coincided day and date with the opening game of the 2014 World Cup. In addition to the game's release on Amazon and Google Play, Striker Rush: Champion Edition will be released shortly via Apple's App Store for the iPad, iPhone, and iPod Touch. 1DER Entertainment Ltd. developed the game.
"We are thrilled to unveil Striker Rush: Champion Edition for the Amazon platform and its users," said Soul and Vibe's CEO and President, Peter Anthony Chiodo ("Tony"). "Striker Rush: Champion Edition is an incredibly fun, addictive, fast-paced, easy-to-learn-and-play sports game that has universal appeal. It is ideal for gamers and soccer (football) fans of all ages. The game is off to a strong start, thanks to an average 5-Star rating on Google Play. With an estimated 700+ million people, worldwide, viewing the 2014 World Cup, the Striker Rush: Champion Edition fan-base has enormous growth potential. Expanding the game's supported platforms to include Amazon devices will help us maximize that potential."
"Striker Rush: Champion Edition offers an exciting global leaderboard that rallies football fans all across the world," said 1DER Entertainment Ltd.'s CEO / Business Development, Balázs Bodócs. "Striker Rush: Champion Edition features 42 teams, including the 32 that are currently participating in the World Cup. As you the play the game and score goals, your country's position rises on the global leaderboard. It creates an alternative international tournament. Because the game is "Free-To-Play," everyone across the world has a perfect opportunity to take their team to the top of the leaderboard!"
Striker Rush: Champion Edition is a speed-escalating "lane-based runner" in which you dribble through defenders, dodge obstacles, collect pick-ups, and score goals. Playing as your favorite national team, you compete against a wealth of rival teams for the ultimate in bragging rights: the top-seat on the global leaderboard. Striker Rush: Champion Edition is available as both a "Free-To-Play" game that features in-game/in-app consumable content, and a "Premium," all-in, game.
In addition to Striker Rush: Champion Edition, Soul and Vibe Interactive Inc. is working with 1DER Entertainment on a second, currently unannounced title. The game was teased during the recent ROTH Investment Conference in March 2014.
During the 1st Quarter, Soul and Vibe launched Timeless Gems, a "Free-To-Play" innovative "match-3" puzzle game for Facebook, Android devices, and Apple's iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch. Since its worldwide multi-platform launch, Timeless Gems' monetized content sales consistently have outperformed the industry standard for a "Free-To-Play" game.
For more information on Striker Rush: Champion Edition, visit the official Striker Rush Facebook fan page, www.facebook.com/StrikerRush. Additional information and updates can be found on the official Soul and Vibe website: http://www.soulandvibe.com.
Soul and Vibe Investor Page: http://ir.soulandvibe.com
About 1DER Entertainment Ltd.
1DER Entertainment Ltd. is a developer and publisher of gaming and entertainment software for mobile devices and personal computers. 1DER Entertainment Ltd. was founded in 2011 by industry experts with massive game development and distribution business experience. The high-profile 2D and 3D art capabilities of their strategic partner, OtherSide OutSourcing (www.os-os.net), grants the highest art quality for 1DER Entertainment Ltd. titles. 1DER Entertainment has a distribution agreement with Valve Corporation for their Steam platform, with Apple Inc. for iPad, iPod, and iPhone devices, and with Google Inc. and Amazon Inc. for the Android platform. The mission of 1DER Entertainment is to deliver wonderful entertainment for gamers on various platforms. www.1der-ent.com
About Soul and Vibe Interactive Inc.
Soul and Vibe Interactive Inc. (also Soul & Vibe Interactive Inc. on www.sec.gov) is a publisher of games and games-related content for consoles, mobile devices, and personal computers addressing a $56 billion market projected to grow to $82 billion by 2015. The Company specializes in the creation of original intellectual properties and has extensive experience licensing world-renowned brands from influential companies. Soul and Vibe has license agreements with General Mills and Deere & Company, and game development and publishing agreements for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system, Windows 8, Windows Live, and Windows Phone from Microsoft, and the PlayStation® 3 computer entertainment system and PlayStation® Vita (PS Vita) from Sony. Through partnerships with technically sophisticated software developers located all over the world, Soul and Vibe transforms unique concepts into engaging, highly accessible, and affordable games and entertainment experiences. www.soulandvibe.com.
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