LONDON and NEW YORK, Jan. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- King, the world's leading casual games company and creator of global hit game Candy Crush Saga, today announced that Farm Heroes Saga, its hugely popular and lovable match-three Facebook title, is now available to download for free on iOS and Android platforms.
Perfect to pick-up and play anytime, anywhere, Farm Heroes Saga is a super cute and social game which challenges players to switch and match various selections of lovable 'Cropsie' characters in rows of three or more, within specified move limits. With 100 levels available at launch, players can look forward to endless strawberry switching and carrot crunching chaos.
Farm Heroes Saga incorporates similar gameplay mechanics to King's award-winning Candy Crush Saga, while also featuring a number of new and distinct ways of playing a match-3 puzzle. Additional gameplay elements include rechargeable boosters and regular challenging 'Boss' battles where players take on the evil 'Rancid the Raccoon' who is attempting to spoil the peaceful nature of the farm.
Having first launched on Facebook in March 2013, Farm Heroes Saga is now a top three Facebook game (AppData Dec 2013) with an extensive and active community. Its popularity stems from its colourful design, wide range of lovable characters and distinct and original gameplay features.
Farm Heroes Saga on mobile will seamlessly synchronise with Facebook so players can progress, unlock new levels and access leaderboards wherever and whenever they like, without losing any of their progress.
"Ever since we first launched the original installment of Farm Heroes Saga on Facebook, the mobile version has been one of our community's most requested titles," says Tommy Palm, Games Guru at King. "We hope that its snackable nature and rewarding progression system will prove to be as much of a hit with mobile players as it has been with our Facebook fans. We look forward to welcoming new players down to the farm!"
Farm Heroes Saga is available to download for free now on iOS (iPhone, iPad and iPod touch) and on Google Play for Android.
King is the world's leading casual games company, with more than 1 billion gameplays per day globally. King offers more than 175 exclusive games in 14 languages through mobile, Facebook and the website www.king.com. The company has offices in Barcelona, Bucharest, London, Malta, Malmo, San Francisco and Stockholm. For more information, visit http://about.king.com.
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