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  Mushroom Wars 2, award-winning action real-time strategy game, launches exclusively on iOS and Apple TV
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10/13/2016
 


[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]

London – October 13, 2016 – Zillion Whales game studio is proud to announce that Mushroom Wars 2, the newest game of the popular series is out. Users of iPhone / iPad and Apple TV have the prime opportunity to discover all-new game’s premier.

Mushroom Wars 2 – is a dynamic real-time strategy, a rare for mobile devices representation of MOBA genre. While preserving the classic gameplay mechanics that made the original Mushroom Wars so enjoyable, Mushroom Wars 2 builds upon its predecessor by introducing hero characters, a total visual overhaul, reimagined storyline campaign with episodes for each of the four tribes of the mushroom folk. Even wilder co-op and fair competitive multiplayer make the game spectacular to stream and watch, standing out from its mobile strategy game peers.

Set in a mystical mushroom world, where brave mushroom generals fight for domination, players embark on a journey of courage, friendship, quick reactions and brain-twisting strategic tasks. With brave hero characters, quaint and unconditionally cute visuals, action-packed short-session combat, Mushroom Wars 2 is the ultimate experience for fans and newcomers to the series.

Mushroom Wars 2 is launching exclusively on Apple platforms today: iOS and tvOS. Releases on Android, Steam (MAC and PC), PlayStation 4, Xbox One will follow.

The game takes advantage of the Apple iOS 10 possibilities, including invites of friends into the game through iMessage, animated Mushroom Wars 2 stickers. The version adapted specifically for tvOS supports gamepads.

Mushroom Wars 2 features that immersive, skill-based fair competition gameplay with deep strategy and tactics, much appreciated by thousands of mobile players and tournament participants of the previous Mushroom Wars series games,” says Andrey Korotkov, Producer of Mushroom Wars 2. “Mushroom Wars 2 will become one of the first touchscreen RTS games with such eSports potential. Friendly UX, charismatic hero characters, and easy controls – we hope that all of this will unveil RTS and MOBA genres for many mobile gamers, including casual players”.

The game is free for download on the App Store.

Press kit is available here.

Check out the game in action in the Mushroom Wars 2 trailer on YouTube.

Language Support:

English, French, German, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Turkish, Italian, Arab, Japanese, Korean and Chinese languages.

Related links:

www.MushroomWars2.com

Facebook.com/MushroomWarsUniverse

Twitter.com/MushroomWars

Twitch.tv/ZillionWhales

YouTube.com/MushroomWars

Wishlist Mushroom Wars 2 on Steam: http://store.steampowered.com/app/457730/

About Mushroom Wars Game Series

Initially released in 2009 for Sony PlayStation 3, Mushroom Wars became one of the RTS-pioneers on the console. It was critically acclaimed all around the world, being o ne of the IGN'S Top 25 Playstation Network Gamesn umber 18 in PSNStores Top 25 PSN ExclusivesHonorable Mention in Gamasutra’s Top Console Downloadable Games list. Later ported to iOS and Android, the game has quickly found a way to the touchscreen players’ hearts. Mushroom Wars became #1 strategy game in 65 countries, and it’s been repeatedly featured by the App Store and Google Play editors. Today the Mushroom Wars games series has sold over 10 million copies worldwide. Even prior to its release, Mushroom Wars 2 has received various nominations for “Best Strategy Game”, “Best in Show” and choice awards.

About Zillion Whales

Zillion Whales is a game developer and publisher, a part of  i-Free Group (together with Herocraft, Aigrind, Orc Work, Motion Entertainment and Take Away Games). With a cross-platform portfolio of 10 successful titles, Zillion Whales now focuses on developing the Mushroom Wars series.