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All Samsung-loving, bear-hating gamers need wait no longer, as
FIST OF AWESOME
is now available on the Samsung Apps marketplace, thanks to
The hilarious scrolling beat ‘em up unashamedly pays
homage to 1990’s games and has been praised for how well it
plays on a touchscreen.
Developer Nicoll Hunt used Kickstarter to fund its creation and
is delighted to bring it to a wider audience through
Samsung’s marketplace with the indie dev-supporting
initiative. “The 100% Indie team has been incredibly helpful
throughout the process.” he says.
The 100% Indie initiative is a collaboration between Samsung and
Chillingo, which aims to help populate the Samsung Apps marketplace
with high quality games while nurturing and supporting indie
developers of all sizes by helping them through the testing process
and giving them marketing support, as well as a market-leading
“The beauty of this game is its simplicity and the humour.
Fist of Awesome has proved very popular, and rightly so, with
players of all ages and is a great example of the quality of games
100% Indie is bringing to the Samsung marketplace,” states Ed
Rumley, COO Chillingo.
For further information, please contact:
email@example.com +44 7500 885327
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 plans to fuel the mobile games developer community and
provide unparalleled revenue opportunities*. 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 100% revenue until September 3, 2013,
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
including Angry Birds, Cut the Rope, Contre Jour, 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 visit
About Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
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innovation and discovery, we are transforming the worlds of
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