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  MINICLIP'S RAIL RUSH RACES PAST 2 MILLION MOBILE DOWNLOADS
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10/18/2012
 


[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]

NEUCHATEL, Switzerland - Oct. 17, 2012 - Miniclip, the world's top mobile and online games provider, today announces that their mining adventure, Rail Rush, has surpassed two million mobile downloads only a month after launch. Released on September 13, Rail Rush quickly became one of the top paid apps in the iOS store and one of the leading free games in the Google Play store.  

In Rail Rush, players must accelerate through dangerous mines on insanely fast rails to collect gems and gold. Users can choose from four different characters and six thrilling environments to earn power ups and in-game achievements through various missions in the action packed game.

Miniclip, the world's No. 1 online games site and successful mobile publisher, most recently surpassed 100 million downloads across the company's mobile titles and with its new cross-platform initiative, it has become the first company to simultaneously launch new games across online, iPhone and Android. Users can instantly play mobile games online, share it with their friends and download it to their iPhone, Android or Windows Phone. For those players that enjoy competing with big groups, Miniclip is also implementing its new multiplayer server technology to run game tournaments in real time online and on mobile. Popular games in its expansive library include Extreme Skater, Hambo, Gravity Guy and Monster Island.

Rail Rush is now available for $0.99 in the iOS app store and for free in the Google Play store. To download:

http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/rail-rush/id501947104?mt=8

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.miniclip.railrush

Rail Rush is also available for free online at http://www.miniclip.com/games/rail-rush/en/.  

Press assets can be downloaded here: http://bhimpact.gamespress.com/product_page.asp?i=1340, and users can view the trailer here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E0OyMCs_kRU.

For more information about Miniclip, visit: http://corporate.miniclip.com/.

About Miniclip

Miniclip is the online, mobile and social games company that attracts more than 70 million unique game players every month and is the Internet's largest online games website. The company develops, publishes and distributes more than 800 online and mobile games. Players from all over the world spend on average 45 minutes playing games on the website per each visit. Founded in 2001, Miniclip is privately owned and privately funded with its headquarters in Switzerland and offices in six countries. Miniclip is the only company to ever win the prestigious Webby People's Voice Award, the "Oscars of the Internet" for the Internet's Best Game Site for three consecutive years. For more information, visit www.miniclip.com.