MINNEAPOLIS, April 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Soul and Vibe Interactive Inc. (OTC QB: SOUL), or the "Company," a publisher of games, music, and interactive books for digital devices, today announced its critically acclaimed game "SirVival" will be showcased at Minnecade as part of GLITCH's third-annual GlitchCon.
GlitchCon 2016, an annual event sponsored by GLITCH, a Twin Cities nonprofit that promotes the exploration of digital games in Minnesota, will be held April 29 and 30 at the McNamara Alumni Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota. GlitchCon 2016 features two days packed full of powerful keynotes, panel, and exhibits including its very popular Minnecade. This year, 23 submitted games received approval to be featured in the Minnecade event.
"We are very honored to have been selected to showcase SirVival at Minnecade as part of GlitchCon 2016," said Peter Anthony ("Tony") Chiodo, CEO and president of Soul and Vibe. "This is a big event for our company as it's the first time we have participated in a 'con.' We are grateful for the opportunity to share the SirVival experience with such a strong, games-enthusiastic audience."
"With GlitchCon, our mission is to celebrate and support the local gaming community by bringing together thought leaders, gaming legends, indie developers and great games that have roots here in Minnesota. Soul and Vibe is a part of this community," said Evva Kraikul, executive director of GLITCH. "Our festival is meant to be a catalyst for digital innovation and a big part of that effort is to applaud and showcase great developers and games like SirVival."
SirVival is a mobile, 2D side-scroller where players adopt the role of brave knight SirVival, riding atop Tantrum, his noble steed. His quest is to rescue Princess Parsnip from the clutches of Maelstrom, an evil dragon. To save Princess Parsnip, gamers must rush through a fantastical land full of Maelstrom's emissaries and magical creatures alike. SirVival is a free-to-play game currently available on the App Store (for iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch), Google Play (for Android devices), and Facebook. It is rated for gamers age nine and up.
Before being accepted at GlitchCon, SirVival has garnered a wealth of critical praise from players and press alike including: UpToDown, Android Police, Drippler, Gamezebo, MacLife, AppAdvice, and Android Rundown. In addition, SirVival generated articles and mentions on AndroidTapp and AdWeek, was featured as a "Made With Unity" game, and currently appears on GreatApps.
For more information about GLITCH and GlitchCon, please visit http://www.glitch.mn.
About Soul and Vibe Interactive Inc.
Soul and Vibe Interactive Inc. (Soul & Vibe Interactive Inc. on www.sec.gov) is a publisher of games and games-related content for consoles, mobile devices, and personal computers addressing a market projected to grow to $100 billion by year-end 2018. The Company specializes in the creation of original intellectual properties and has extensive experience licensing world-renowned brands from influential companies. Soul and Vibe has a license agreement with Deere & Company, and game development and publishing agreements for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system, Windows 8, Windows Live, and Windows Phone from Microsoft, the PlayStation® 3 computer entertainment system and PlayStation® Vita (PS Vita) from Sony, and the Nintendo 3DS™ system and the Wii U™ system from Nintendo. Through partnerships with technically sophisticated software developers located all over the world, Soul and Vibe transforms unique concepts into engaging, highly accessible, and affordable games and entertainment experiences. www.soulandvibe.com
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GLITCH is a Minneapolis-based nonprofit that promotes the exploration of digital games as a culture, career, and creative practice. GLITCH aims to educate, inspire and equip emerging talent with the tools for success in the digital game and simulation fields. To achieve this GLITCH brings together leaders, educators, students, entrepreneurs, developers and artists both locally and across the nation, to foster new opportunities and growth for Minnesota's vibrant gaming community. For more information, or to learn how you can get involved, please visit: http://glitch.mn/.
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