SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Global games publisher R2Games has recently announced an exclusive partnership with Hipster Whale, creators of Crossy Road, for unique winter holiday cross-over events.
R2Games, publisher of the smash-hit mobile version of Clicker Heroes, has recently launched a special holiday collaboration with Hipster Whale, creators of the mega popular Crossy Road.
To celebrate the seasonal festivities, Clicker Heroes is receiving a winter holiday themed graphical update, with new scenery, characters, backgrounds, and more! Alongside the visual update, various characters from Crossy Road, such as Crossy Chicken and Hipster Whale himself will make guest appearances in Clicker Heroes as epic bosses! The Google Play version will also feature a new exclusive boss: Santa Droid!
"Thanks to R2, we were able to work with Hipster Whale to create the crossover of the century! It was great fun turning the Crossy Road characters into Clicker Heroes bosses, and then tap them into roadkill" - Le Nguyen, co-founder of Playsaurus.
Crossy Road will also play host to some special playable guests from Clicker Heroes including the Grablin and a secret unlockable character. Hipster Whale have crafted a new spooky world and a fun mini-game inspired by the strange world of Clicker Heroes.
"Clicker Heroes has been my go to coffee break game for the last few months and I'm almost at my 25th ascension! I'm excited to take my Clicker Heroes into battle against the Crossy Road bosses". - Matt Hall, Co-Founder of Hipster Whale.
"We have always been big fans of Hipster Whale and Crossy Road so this crossover was a very exciting and fun project for us all to collaborate on," said David P. Chiu, Vice President of R2Games USA.
In addition, players looking for a boost will be thrilled to know that Clicker Heroes is also hosting an exclusive winter sale, offering up to 70% off on select in-app purchases. And for those wanting to experience even more Clicker Heroes content, iconic creatures from the game will be playable in Crossy Road on unique themed levels!
R2Games is a global online game publisher that specializes in delivering microtransaction-based, free-to-play mobile and browser games to markets around the world. R2Games' growing portfolio includes mobile and browser hits such as Clicker Heroes, Shards of Magic, EZ PZ RPG, Wartune, and League of Angels. With its international team R2Games manages marketing and PR, locates distribution channels, and carries out day-to-day operations including customer support, community management, and event design/implementation.
Playsaurus is a small independent game studio in Los Angeles, California. We love playing games and we love making them even more, and that's what we're here to do.
About Hipster Whale
Hipster Whale is an Australian studio founded by Matthew Hall and Andrew Sum. Crossy Road, the worldwide smash hit, has been downloaded 115,000,000 times. PAC-MAN 256, their follow-up game was collaboration with Bandai-Namco and was awarded Editor's Choice on the App Store.
SOURCE R2Games USA Co., LIMITED