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NEW YORK, NY – MAY 5, 2016-- With the summer Olympics in Brazil only a few months away and the launch of his feature film 'Pelé: Birth of a Legend' next week, Global Soccer Hero Pelé has launched his official mobile game, Pelé: Soccer Legend ( ) worldwide today.The Free to Play game takes users on a soccer adventure as they follow Pelé’s footsteps all the way from the backstreets of Brazil to the grandeur of the World Stage and beyond.

The saga based biographical game is easy to play, addicting and fun for all ages. Its features include, hundreds of levels in exciting new cities, beautiful graphics with virtual players in 3D and real world prizes including a once in a lifetime chance to meet Pelé himself!

“This is an entertaining new way to connect with my fans, especially the younger generation of football fans who never got to see me play.  I look forward to sharing my life and career experiences in an interactive way with users of this game, and meeting some lucky winners one day,” says Pelé.

"We took our love of gaming and sport and combined them to bring an entirely new fan experience to mobile gaming - giving fans the only chance to take on football legend Pelé." said, Josh Blitz Founder of Cosi Games, "Pelé – Soccer Legend, is the first of its kind offering amazing real-life rewards and a visually immersive experience - which we see as the way forward for mobile gaming."

Unique features include:

·         Real world prizes – Everything from signed soccer balls and jerseys, a chance to try out for a professional contract and a meet-and-greet with Pelé!

·         1v1 mode – Users can challenge friends to a 1v1 in the city of their choice, with the winner taking coins from the loser.

·         Tournament Mode – Users can see how they stand against the rest of the world with global tournaments and leaderboards.

·         Hundreds of levels and challenges to complete from the backstreets to the big leagues

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The free app is available for download via the Apple App Store  and Google Play

About Cosi Games:

Cosi Games is an award-winning independent mobile gaming studio based in New York City, focused on developing the highest quality IP based games available on the market today.

Cosi’s games are easy to play, fun for all ages, addictive and feature phenomenal 3D graphics.

The team consists of passionate and creative game developers with a goal of creating the next wave of celebrity focused mobile games with world class quality and delightful gameplay.

Their next title is the official Muhammad Ali game which is set for release in summer 2016.

The games attract a vast, worldwide audience that includes everyday gamers and non-gamers a like, creating a mobile network comprised of millions of fans from diverse regions and all ages. The focus is to create the ultimate experience for each user; to fully immerse themselves in the visuals, making the entire gameplay enjoyable from beginning to end.

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