DENVER, Sept. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- SPYR, INC. (OTCQB: SPYR), a holding company with wholly owned subsidiaries in both the mobile game & app development and publishing industry, and in the restaurant industry, today announced the worldwide launch of the Hivespawn Expansion, a major update to its flagship game, Pocket Starships.
SPYR previously announced that it would be releasing a major update to Pocket Starships this fall; and that update has arrived.
The Hivespawn Expansion represents a significant expansion of the game. The Hivespawn are a new enemy alien race that can be fought across brand new player vs. environment instances with three mission types and three difficulty settings. This additional race also brings new enemy ships to the game and a challenging boss encounter, with new equipment to be earned that will play a big part in Pocket Starships' main player vs. player gameplay. Moreover, as a mutual enemy of both original factions, the Varians and the Shards, the Hivespawn inject a new dynamic into the game: is the enemy of my enemy my friend?
Pocket Starships, with the Hivespawn Expansion, can currently be downloaded and played at the following links:
Paul Thind, SPYR's Director of Mobile Games and Applications states: "The new Hivespawn Expansion for Pocket Starships adds so much to the game that players have been asking for. New missions in which players battle against the game environment open up an entire new universe of play in the game and allow for the addition of new items and enhancements that can be purchased. With this release we are beginning significant and targeted marketing campaigns to bring players into the game with the goal of substantially increasing game revenues."
SPYR, INC. is a holding company that through its wholly owned subsidiary SPYR APPS, LLC, is engaged in mobile application and game publishing and development. SPYR, INC. also owns and operates an "American Diner" theme restaurant located in the Philadelphia International Airport in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania called "Eat at Joe's®" through its other wholly-owned subsidiary, E.A.J.: PHL Airport Inc. The Company is currently exploring opportunities for additional acquisitions in these and other verticals, including mobile application and game development, in order to expand its holdings, to drive and increase revenue and to generate profits and build value for shareholders.
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