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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Liverpool, United Kingdom, 29th January 2013 –
Hexius, the unique puzzle game from Phasic Labs, launches on the
Mac App Store today.
It's been a busy time for indie developer Phasic Labs –
Hexius Free was launched on the iOS App Store, the Daily Mail (a
national UK newspaper) featured another Phasic Labs game, Guide The
Light, as their App of the Week, and now Hexius has launched on the
Mac App Store!
Hexius is a popular psychedelic action-puzzler for iPhone, iPod,
iPad (and now OS X) with 3 fun game modes – over 5 million
games of Hexius have been played so far on the iPhone and iPad!
Hexius OS X shares Game Center leaderboards with the iOS version
of the game, so you can share scores with your friends, and keep an
eye on who is top of the world this week, from any platform.
The Mac version of Hexius has all of the features of the iOS
version - you can race the clock in Time Attack and Level
Challenge, and if you are looking for something a little less
adrenaline pumping, you can take your time in Strategy Mode.
Check Hexius out now by visiting
Reviews of Hexius from the iPhone/Ipad version :
Definitely a keeper in your iPhone game collection'
you should definitely pick up Hexius'
Features of Hexius
Time Attack Mode - connect matching hexagons as
fast as possible, until time runs out – the faster you play,
the higher the score multiplier goes!
Level Challenge Mode - collect all the targets to
move onto progressively harder levels. The faster you go, the more
time is carried over to the next level – find out how far can
you go before time runs out!
Strategy Mode - take your time to score as highly
as you can in 30 moves, making strategic use of your Multiplier
Bonuses - make use of Bomb, Reveal, Freeze and
Multiplier bonuses to help maximize your score.
Tutorials – animated graphical tutorials
reveal the secrets of getting a higher score.
Online Community – Log in to Game Center to
share and compare scores with your friends and the world!
Addictive gameplay - with simple to learn rules,
Hexius appeals to both casual players and puzzle lovers, whilst the
subtle tactics required to get really high scores will intrigue the
gamer looking for more of a challenge.
For screenshots and reviews, please visit
About Phasic Labs
Phasic Labs is an indie game development studio based in
Liverpool, England, and is the developer of the iOS games Guide The
Light & Hexius.??
Phasic Labs was founded by Paul Ripley, a game developer with
over 7 years of experience who has worked on titles such as Wipeout
2048 (Playstation® Vita), Wipeout HD (PlayStation 3),
Motorstorm: Pacific Rift (PS 3) and Formula 1 2006 (PS 3), as well
as numerous PlayStation 2 and PlayStation 1 titles.
Notes To Editors
Hexius can be downloaded from the Mac App Store here :
Phasic Labs and Hexius logos, and game screenshots can be
If you have any queries, please contact Phasic Labs at