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Chillingo and Two Tribes Launch Toki Tori on Apple App Store

Two Tribes's WiiWare (and originally Game Boy Color) puzzle platformer to get an iPhone version via Chillingo.
[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Game Developer and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource Games Press]

United Kingdom and Netherlands May 22, 2009 iPhone publisher, Chillingo and Dutch console game development studio Two Tribes today announced the availability of the Toki Tori puzzle game on the Apple App Store.

The Toki Tori app follows a young chick, Toki Tori, and his quest to rescue his younger siblings who are still in their eggs. To progress through the game, a player must pick up each egg on a level using a set number of tools, with new tools being introduced as the player progresses through four unique worlds. The in-game controls for Toki Tori have been developed from the ground up to take specific advantage of the innovative Multi-Touch user interface of iPhone and iPod touch.

"Toki Tori showcases the iPhone and iPod touch as a compelling alternative to console gaming the polish of this title is amazing on these revolutionary devices." says Chris Byatte, co-Founder and director of Chillingo.

"We are delighted to be working with Chillingo to bring Toki Tori to the App Store. The quality of the app combined with the marketing experience that Chillingo brings to the table, will result in maximum exposure for Toki Tori." said Martijn Reuvers, managing director of Two Tribes.

Toki Tori is available for US$4.99 from Apple's App Store on iPhone and iPod touch or at www.itunes.com/appstore/

About Chillingo

Chillingo Ltd is a publisher for innovative games and software for iPhone and iPod touch. Chillingo are the publishers of popular iPhone and iPod touch titles including the award winning Zen Bound TM that won multiple awards at the recent Independent Games Festival (IGF) Mobile 2009 and the International Mobile Gaming Awards (IMGA). Their recent title "iDracula Undead Awakening" zoomed up the App Store charts days after its release. For more information about Chillingo please visit http://www.chillingo.com.

About Two Tribes

Two Tribes is a privately owned company focusing on the development of games for portable devices and downloadable game services. Two Tribes is an official Wii, DS, iPhone, Xbox360 and Playstation3 developer and has been operating from their offices in the center of the Netherlands since 2000. Over the years, Two Tribes has created games for a wide range of game devices. They developed games for Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, iPhone, Game Boy Advance and countless mobile phones. With the advent of downloadable game services, such as WiiWare and XBox Live Arcade, Two Tribes has entered home-console development as well. For more information about Two Tribes, please visit http://www.twotribes.com.

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