LONDON - January 13, 2010
Zattikka, the leading online and mobile gaming company, announced they will be hosting the world’s first live “Finger Frenzy World Speed-Typing Tournament” at the 30under30 launch party in London today. The tournament, which is free to enter, will determine who has the fastest typing fingers in London.
Where: Vibe Bar at the Truman Brewery – 91 Brick Lane, E1 6QL, London UK
When: Wednesday, January 13, 2010 – 8PM - Midnight
Participants can enter the tournament on the iPhone, Blackberry, or laptop, and the winner in each category will win a “Golden Finger” trophy. Awards will be presented by Hez, the game’s official advocate.
Finger Frenzy World is the global sensation that challenges players to type the alphabet as fast as possible. Players have taken on the challenge on their PCs, iPhones, and soon on the Blackberry.
Having already generated over 20 million plays online at Zattikka’s online games portal Gimme5games.com, Finger Frenzy World is the essential compulsive speed-typing experience. Last month Zattikka brought Finger Frenzy World to the iPhone and iPod Touch, exposing a new audience to the addictive challenge. Later this month the game will arrive on Blackberry.
For more information on the event, click here: www.zattikka.com/FFWtournament.jsp
The event is free if you register here: http://30under30.eventbrite.com
To start practicing for the tournament, players can download Finger Frenzy World for the iPhone here: http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/finger-frenzy-world/id341053487?mt=8
With 140 million gameplays of its flash game releases, Gimme5games publishes and distributes browser based game titles through its portal www.gimme5games.com as well as releasing smartphone adaptations of selected titles. Popular and well-known games released under the Gimme5games label include: the Phantom Mansion series, Balloon Headed Boy, Rat Shot, Cannon Bods, Loved Up/, Finger Frenzy and, the irreverent, Butt Scan.
Zattikka Ltd was founded in 2009 by Tim Chaney and Mark Opzoomer with a focus on leading online gaming platforms and distribution, fostering online and mobile gaming talent and creating original IP. In September 2009, Zattikka acquired leading flash gaming website Gimme5games. For more information, please visit www.zattikka.com.
Zattikka Ltd, 85 Tottenham Court Road, London W1T 4TQ. tel (+44) 2072683628.
Kate Pietrelli, TriplePoint on behalf of Zattikka