Castle Clout for iPhone®: Hit Game Goes Mobile

San Mateo, CA | August 30, 2011
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Selectsoft, a leading developer of family-friendly games, announces that the popular online game Castle Clout will be available for iPhone and iPad on September 8th, 2011. Launch ammo with a medieval trebuchet to crash castles and smash foes. The first of the current wave of artillery physics games that now includes Crush the Castle and Angry Birds, Castle Clout combines exciting catapult action with smooth touch controls, a build-and-share level editor, detailed graphics, and fun sound effects.

Travel in time to a medieval battlefield! Selectsoft, a leading developer of family-friendly games and apps, announced today that the popular online game Castle Clout will be available for iPhone® and iPad® on September 8th, 2011. Launch bombs, boulders and more to smash castles and topple foes! Castle Clout for iOS combines exciting trebuchet action with smooth touch controls, a powerful build-and-share level editor, detailed graphics, and fun enemy-squashing sound effects. With over 35 million online plays, Castle Clout was a viral hit before the current wave of artillery games that now includes Crush the Castle and Angry Birds*, but has never before been available for iOS.

Developed by Selectsoft in partnership with Teyon, Castle Clout for iPhone® and iPad® takes full advantage of touch screen technology by offering both classic tap controls and precision directional aiming. Choose your ammo and angle of attack, and release at the right moment to maximize the damage you inflict. Listen to the agonized cries of your defeated foes while you smash their castles to smithereens!

Highlights:

Build and Share Levels - Build and share your own level designs! Design amazing structures using different wall materials and defensive objects, then fill your creation with 6 kinds of characters.

150 Levels Plus Unlimited Shared Maps - Earn trophies on 150 challenging levels of medieval mayhem. Plus enjoy free access to unlimited community-created shared levels.

OpenFeint Integration - There are 13 achievements to win and global online leaderboards to record your best plays.

2 Control Modes - Choose between classic tap controls and precision directional aiming. Pick the right angle and ammo to inflict maximum damage on your foes.

Multiple Types Of Enemies And Ammo - Destroy your foes with boulders, bombs, plagues and more! Knock the knight, kill the king, annihilate the archer, jumble the jester and quash the queen. Just don't mess with the monks!

Get the Full Experience - 6 detailed backgrounds, a battle-ready soundtrack, updated physics and fun sound effects put you in the middle of the action.

Since its original web release in 2008, the Castle Clout series has gained many fans and tens of millions of plays. “I was sure that the Castle Clout game mechanic would translate well to the iPhone,” said Selectsoft VP Edgar Chen. “We made a great effort to improve the polish but keep true to the Castle Clout experience.” Castle Clout will be available for $.99 for the iPhone(R) and $1.99 for iPad(R). Review copies are available upon request.


Castle Clout for iPhone® product page at Selectsoft.com
Castle Clout for iPad® product page at Selectsoft.com
Castle Clout on iTunes: Regular and HD



About Selectsoft

Selectsoft is a leading developer of family-friendly games and apps, creating best-selling games for Nintendo DS and Wii, iPhone, Android and PC. We're also one of the largest independent publishers of PC software, featuring licensed content from Broderbund, Disney, The Learning Company, Big Fish Games and many more. For almost 20 years, Selectsoft has been dedicated to providing affordable, fun entertainment for the whole family! Visit www.selectsoft.com to learn more.


About Teyon

Teyon is a successful developer and publisher of interactive entertainment for all leading platforms. Established in 2006 in Poland, the company is focused on the development of high-quality video games and software. Teyon has created best-selling games for Nintendo DSi(TM) and Wii(TM), PC, Mac, iPhone(R)/iPad(R) and more, including the well-received puzzle games Robot Rescue and Ball Fighter. Visit www.teyon.com to learn more.