[prMac.com] Zurich, Switzerland – Blindflug Studios is pleased to announce First Strike, its upcoming award nominated debut title for iPad and Android Tablets. First Strike is a ten minute, fast paced realtime strategy game. You control one of eleven nuclear superpowers on earth and have to strategically conquer, research and attack global nations while defending yourself from missile attacks. The game is designed ground up for tablets, so you can interact with the globe using the touch screen and gestures.
The game is all about risk management and opportunity. Within seconds, the situation around can turn from a passive arms race into an all out nuclear war, where everyone fires their rockets in fear of loosing the arsenal. The game lets you feel the escalation.
* full 3D Globe Real-Time Strategy game
* 11 Nuclear Superpowers, designed after the current geopolitical balance of power
* fast paced gameplay with 10 minutes length, perfect for tablets
* 4 Branched Tech Tree with Upgrades, Missiles and Visual Aids
* beautiful hand painted globe mixed with clean, radial sci-fi interfaces
The game is nominated as “Best Upcoming Game” at the 10th IMGA Awards. “This is our debut title and is exactly what we strife for,” explained Jeremy Spillmann, game developer. “Beautiful, custom made for the platform and a lot of fun, while playing with a serious issue without being condescending.”
Pricing and Availability:
First Strike will launch on 12.3.14 for iPads and Android Tablets. The launch price will be $3.99 (USD). 1/4th of the revenue if every copy sold will go toward the worldwide reduction of the nuclear arsenal by supporting ICAN or Greencross. The definite partnership will be announced at launch on the iTunes page. The company is looking for interested websites that could do a Review around launch day. Write Jeremy Spillmann for iPad Promocodes.First Strike
In-depth Gamasutra Interview
YouTube Video (Trailer)
Press Kit (zip)
Blindflug Studios is a new independent developer from Zurich, Switzerland. The development team consists of a bunch of politically interested people who want to combine worlds biggest issues with imaginative and polished games. All Material and Software (C) Copyright 2014 Blindflug Studios. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries. Other trademarks and registered trademarks may be the property of their respective owners.