HONG KONG and LOS ANGELES, Feb. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Artificial Life, Inc., (OTC Bulletin Board: ALIF), (http://www.artificial-life.com), a leading provider of award-winning mobile technology and applications, announced today the launch of iSink U for free on the Android platform.
Following the success of the iSink U title on the Apple App Store, the classic naval strategy game is now extended onto the Android platform. In iSink U, the player becomes the sea captain and must command a squadron of powerful ships to obliterate the enemy. Once each captain has had the chance to strategically position his armada, the battle begins! Players take turns and decide whether to move a ship, fire a weapon, or unleash a series of bombs.
Utilizing the Android platform, iSink U allows for complex 3D camera movements, such as zooming in/out and panning. In addition to the finely-tuned 3D graphics, iSink U has an enjoyable soundtrack with realistic audio effects, which creates a unique battlefield experience and launches the classic naval strategy game onto the next generation of platforms.
- Attack system factors decision-making into the battle strategy by introducing attacks based on Action Points
- Battle in full 3D aquatic environments with maps of Tropical, Frozen Front, War Zone and Bubbly Bay
- Strategically utilize a fleet of warships such as the Cruiser, Battleship, Submarine, and more
- Commence sea assault with friends by playing the Head-2-Head mode
- Unlock a hidden map after claiming victory in all levels
- Earn prestigious medals to prove superiority as a sea commander
The game may be accessed through the Android Market at this link https://market.android.com/details?id=com.alife.isinku which also includes gamer reviews and other app information.
iSink U is the Company's first title to launch in the hugely popular and rapidly expanding Android Market. Upcoming titles that will follow this launch include GluCoMo™, a diabetes monitoring app, as well as many more titles from the Company's extensive collection of games and applications.
iSink U is being offered globally for free as the game utilizes the AdMob ad-network to generate revenues with in-app advertising. To see the game video and to download iSink U free of charge, please go to:
"Following its popular demand and warm reception on the iPhone and iPad platforms, iSink U is now available to Android users. Artificial Life will continue to expand in the Android market with many more titles lined up to be distributed throughout the year," said Eberhard Schoneburg, CEO of Artificial Life, Inc. (ALIF)
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About Artificial Life, Inc.
Artificial Life, Inc. has been a pioneer in artificial intelligence and mobile technology since its inception in Boston in 1994. We are a public US corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: ALIF) with listing on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange (Frankfurt: AIF.F; Xetra: AIF.DE) and headquarters and production center in Hong Kong. We have additional offices in Berlin, Germany (EMEA headquarters) and Tokyo, Japan. Currently our main business areas are: high quality (3D) interactive (massive multiplayer) mobile games, mobile participation television, mobile business applications, our powerful mobile commerce technology platform OPUS-M™ and our green IT solutions provided by Green Cortex, Inc. We have won many industry awards for our outstanding technology and products.
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