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02/10/2014
 


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Clank, Crash and Boom! Scrap Squad Coming to Mobile

Use a collection of crazy contraptions and try to take over the world in this upcoming game for iOS and Android

February 10, 2014 - Relevant Games and developer Hazard Studios today took the wraps off of Scrap Squad, their upcoming action-puzzle title for iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch and Android. In Scrap Squad, you play as an evil genius bent on (of course) world domination by making use of a never-ending stream of the world's garbage. By collecting and matching up varying types of recyclable items, you, as the evil genius, will fund your efforts. Use your ill-gotten gains to buy upgrades for your clanky collection of helper 'bots, while also tricking out your lair. Turn your scrap heap team of robots into a well-oiled super robot squad of collectors! Build an evil lair that will make you the envy of your sinister friends.

- Download new screens and info for Scrap Squad

“Our top three goals going into this project were, first and foremost, entertaining players, delivering on a fantastic theme and creating a fun experience," said Randy Greenback, Sr. Creative Director.

"Seeing the quality and love that Hazard Studios is putting into the game, I can’t help but be extremely excited," said Joshua J Mills, Studio Director at Relevant Games.

Scrap Squad puts players in the role of the game's namesake mad scientist in a frantically fun-on-the-run action game. Players start out with a secret lab, a few clunker robots and a simple mission to match up falling objects, which those robots haul away and turn into cash to finance your nefarious plans. The trash treadmill soon speeds up, challenging the player to upgrade his army of 'bots to become faster and more efficient. As players earn more and more money, they can unlock tons of upgrades, and make stylishly cool customizations to their evil lair - making them the envy of mad men everywhere!

For more information about Scrap Squad and Relevant Games please visit the official web site ( http://scrapsquadgame.com) and follow Relevant Games on twitter - @relevantgames

About Relevant Games

Located in Durham, NC, Relevant Games is a joint venture of two major media companies, the E.W. Scripps Company and Capitol Broadcasting. We are made of up industry veterans who have worked for Ubisoft, Epic Games, Insomniac Games, Westwood Studios, EA and cdv  Software and worked on franchises like Ratchet and Clank, Ghost Recon, Command & Conquer, Rainbow Six, Gears of War, and Sacred.

We build and publish games that entertain and enlighten players about real world topics through fun and exciting gameplay experiences.

About Hazard Studios

Located in the heart of the expanding gaming community in Durham, NC, Hazard Studios is focused on creating simple, fun, and compelling mobile games. Our experienced team of dedicated artists and programmers strive for excellence in every aspect of game design.

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