LOS ANGELES and LONDON, April 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading social games company, King.com, today announced that it will now begin offering its popular games on mobile devices, starting with Miner Speed on iOS (iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch). Miner Speed is King.com's popular jewel switcher game that sees over 50 million gameplays per month across its Facebook and King.com platforms. In the new mobile app, users will be able to play with friends via Facebook Connect, or offline to hone their skills for tournament gameplay on Facebook or King.com.
"We are excited to announce the first mobile game within our new cross-platform approach," said Riccardo Zacconi, CEO, King.com. "We want to enable our users to connect with friends and play anywhere, anytime and from any device they want. Offering games not only on King.com, but through Facebook, and on mobile and tablet devices delivers just that."
Additional games will be announced in the coming months across the iOS and Android operating systems for both mobile and tablet devices. Miner Speed is an addictive game that challenges users to switch the jewels to increase their multiplier by making big combinations. Users that quickly match as many jewels as they can, have the best chance of getting the highest score possible.
Miner Speed for iOS is free and can be downloaded at: http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/miner-speed/id423520924?mt=8. Users can get a feel of what their fingers will expect when playing Miner Speed by viewing the promotional video at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GoQAYyVJ2Bg&hd=1
With over 25 million unique users and more than 400 million games played per month globally, King.com is a leading provider of online social games. King.com offers more than 200 exclusive games in 10 languages across the globe through its premier destination, King.com (www.king.com), on the Facebook platform (http://apps.facebook.com/king_com/) and on mobile devices (http://www.king.com/games/sponsored-games/miner-speed-iphone/).
King.com is the exclusive provider of online games for leading portals and websites such as Yahoo!, MSN, NBC, CBS, Real Networks, Orange, RTL, Sat 1, Endemol, MTV3, Lifetime and other leading media companies. King.com has offices in London, Hamburg, Stockholm, Rome and Los Angeles. For more information, please visit www.king.com.
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