[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]
William Garret of
Pig Out Productions has become the latest winner
of a Samsung Galaxy S4 with
The independent developer has created a range of games, from
fishing challenges to moto races and monster truck action to
ski-ing, but it’s thanks to the latest chapter of his Hidden
Garden Series that he now has this piece of kit to test future
HIDDEN GARDEN FANTASY
went live on the Samsung App marketplace through 100% Indie
this August, meaning Pig Out Productions automatically went into a
free prize draw for the initiative’s latest kit giveaway.
100% Indie helps independent game developers get published as
Samsung Apps but is also committed to supporting them with
marketing, technical support and advice - and tech treats like
this. Pig Out Productions is the third independent developer to
benefit from free kit to date and there are more giveaways to
William aims to have 100 games on the Samsung app store by
Christmas. “We were thrilled to have the opportunity to work
with 100% Indie; the whole process was smooth and simple,” he
said. "They are willing to take care of their developers and that
means a lot to me and my business."
The 100% Indie initiative is a collaboration between Chillingo,
the leading indie mobile games publisher and division of Electronic
Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA) and Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. The
partnership fuels the mobile games developer community and provide
unparalleled revenue opportunities*. Spearheaded by Chillingo
founders, Chris Byatte and Joe Wee, 100% Indie aims to inspire,
foster and support indie developers around the world.
Any developers interested in joining 100% Indie should visit
www.100PercentIndie.com and submit their games
for consideration to Samsung’s mobile apps marketplace,
Samsung Apps. The 100% Indie team will review all games to ensure
they meet Samsung Apps standards, and once approved, guide
developers through the process of bringing their games to market.
The portal includes resourceful tools, inspiring articles and
information to encourage and motivate developers to create
* Developers will receive 90% revenue share from September 4,
2013 – March 3, 2014, 80% revenue share from March 4, 2014
– March 3, 2015, and after March 4, 2015 on Samsung Apps,
developers will receive 70% revenue share. Revenue share will be
net of any applicable payment gateway and/or carrier charges.
Chillingo, a subsidiary of Electronic Arts, is a leading games
publisher on iOS with numerous award-winning hits around the world
Cut the Rope and
Anomaly Warzone Earth. The company also publishes games
for Android, Windows Phone 8, Steam, and other digital platforms.
For more information about the company and its games, please
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