[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]
Hero Bears: Christmas Capers (the
game is called Help for Heroes: Christmas Bears in the UK) is a new
snowball, Santa and snowman-themed game in the Hero Bears
“After the games playing public showed their incredible
support of Hero Bears, we thought the best way to say thank you
would be to release a new version for Christmas. It’s free,
it’s just as fun, and it’s the most Christmas-y game
this side of Christmas NiGHTS on the Sega Saturn.” said
Pete Williamson, co-director of the game’s developer
Hero Bears: Christmas Capers lets you help out real
Heroes and have snowballs of fun at the same time! Run as far as
you can, tapping and swiping to avoid festive failure, and help the
Hero Bears run their frozen little paws off!
Jump over doves, slide under fences, leap over giant
snowballs and dodge Christmas-y catastrophe in the greatest
obstacle course you’ll ever run! Can you guide the Hero Bears
through acres of traps, complete the challenging missions and score
sackfuls of points?
• Endless Christmas fun!
• Cold blue skies, snowy ground and Christmas
decorations add to the challenge
• Swinging bears, flying birds, giant snowballs
all get in your way!
• Complete all 90 missions!
• Unlock all 18 achievements!
Hero Bears: Christmas Capers was created by the
amazing folks at Supersonic Software and brought to you by
AppyNation in support of Help for Heroes.
Platform(s): iOS (Universal), Android
Release Date: 3/12/2013
Genre: Endless Runner
For press enquiries please contact:
Andrew J Smith
Communications Manager, AppyNation
About Supersonic Software
Supersonic Software Ltd has been going strong since
1989. We’ve developed for just about every viable platform
since then. We have a particular specialization in fast, fun
multi-player arcade racers – producing most of the Micro
Machines series as well as the cult classic Mashed, and more
recently the multi-million-selling Top Gear: Stunt School
Revolution for BBC. We also developer World’s Biggest
Wordsearch and Hero Bears for mobile.
AppyNation is a developer-led collaborative consortium
of independent studios from around the UK who have come together
with the backing of NESTA to offer an alternative to the
traditional publisher model. We operate across all digital
Born out of an idea shared by
developers Finblade, Proper Games, Niffler, Onteca, Supersonic and
Chromativity, the collaboration between publisher and digital,
social and independent UK developers AppyNation represents has been
very positively received by the industry and has the support of
NESTA, industry associations TIGA and UKIE and the UK