PR: PikPok™ Bringing The Thrill of the Beautiful Game to iPhone With Flick Kick™ Football
WELLINGTON, New Zealand – May 31, 2010 – PikPok™ today announced that it will be releasing Flick Kick™ Football for iPhone and iPod Touch in the coming weeks. Flick Kick Football challenges players to score from free kick positions by bending the ball around fearsome defender walls, while immersing the player in the nostalgic 70’s age of football greatness. The game will be available for a special 50% off launch price of $0.99, which is much less expensive than a World Cup Ticket or even a Pint.
“We’ve combined the addictive game play from the Flick series with a classic visual style, creating a unique experience for Soccer and Football fans on the iPhone,” said Jos Ruffell, manager of the PikPok label. “We know fans of the beautiful game will find Flick Kick Football to be the perfect challenge for the living room or the bar, whenever there’s a crowd of rowdy hooligans or fellow fans that want to show they are champions.”
Whatever you call it, soccer, football, or futbol, the World’s most popular sport has long been one of unbridled athleticism, panache and stunning goals. Hundreds of millions of fans of this energetic sport worldwide remember the golden era, when Pele was the greatest in the world and players sported flowing locks and sideburns that matched their off field antics. Fans of this time will soon have another reason to rejoice as the greatness of yesteryear when PikPok™ launches Flick Kick™ Football for iPhone and iPod Touch in June.
Flick Kick Football Features:
-Multiple Modes including:
-Practice Mode, to get your game up to par
-Sudden Death to show what you can do when it really counts
-Time Attack for those that like to race the clock, or with limited time for greatness
-Intuitive Flick Kicking – Sweep your finger across the ball to drive, curve and power the ball past walls of defenders
-Unique ‘Golden Era’ of Football Presentation – Immerse yourself in graphics that will bring the nostalgia of the era back
-OpenFeint Leaderboards and Achievements – So the world can see that you’re a better player than your friends
PikPok is the iPhone and iPod Touch publishing label and development studio created by Sidhe. With a portfolio of original and licensed entertainment properties in development for the platform, PikPok is positioned to deliver games that appeal to mainstream consumers with pick-up-and-play gameplay, high-quality art, and audio design which provide rich game experiences. PikPok’s has already released multiple iPhone titles including Bird Strike Gold Edition, Fame, based on the MGM feature film, Flick Kick™ Rugby and Flick Kick™ Aussie Rules. The studio reached the two million download mark in May 2010. For more information on PikPok, please visit: www.pikpokgames.com