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OSLO, Norway - Jan. 22, 2014 - Megapop is proud to
Trolls vs. Vikings is ready for launch next month! The
tower defense game is set to hit the App Store on February 26, 2014
in English, French, Spanish and German. Android and Browser
versions are expected to release during the spring and summer of
Trolls vs. Vikings, Megapop has delivered a super-tight
tower defense experience, with astounding depth of play for a
mobile game, all wrapped within a lush and wacky game world.
Although a tribute to a certain Plants game, it seeks to
re-innovate the beloved formula, adding a range of fresh and unique
features. This includes more engagement through movable and active
units, a dynamic tile system, social features, and epic boss fights
with the Nordic gods like Thor, Odin, and Loki.
Trolls vs. Vikings is for both casual and hardcore players
alike with difficulty modes ranging from Normal to a
divinely-crushing Hard. As the gamers progress into the Hard
levels, all new tactics and challenges are presented for each
round, effectively opening up an entirely new gameplay approach!
The game boasts 30+ hours of gameplay with even more content to
come in future updates, including multiplayer!
All the developers on
Trolls vs Vikings have extensive games industry
experience, and Megapop’s team has previously co-founded
companies like Funcom, Artplant and Innerloop. The team have thus
directed or been leads on a long range of award winning games over
the last 20 years, including
Age of Conan,
Dreamfall - The Longest Journey,
Battlestar Galactica Online, and many others. The team
also consists of composer Aleksander Dimitrevic, marking one of his
first forays into the games industry. He has previously composed
trailer music for more than 100 Hollywood movies, including Harry
Potter, The Chronicles of Narnia, X-Men, Pirates of the Caribbean,
Wall-E, and the Simpsons movie.
To learn more about
Trolls vs. Vikings:
Founded in 2012 by former Funcom and Artplant developers,
Megapop is a new casual gaming startup headquartered in Oslo,
Norway. The company is founded by some of Europe’s most
recognized game developers and game business managers. More than
100 years of combined experience has resulted in a range of
significant awards and a number of international hits. As a
company, Megapop has deep passion for games, and their ultimate
goal is to create worthy games, where quality gameplay shines
brightest of all!
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