Skip to main content

Flower Power!

Green Fingered Gamers Celebrate The Release Of ORCHIDIA

For Immediate Release:

August 3rd 2007. Joyboost announces release of Orchidia, a magical flower matching adventure for windows XP, 200 & Vista PC.

Orchidia's magic is being destroyed by evil wizard Orchus, who has created 60 blockages in the river. Orchus is being held captive by the river's magic. If he can destroy the magic then he will escape. To save the kingdom, you must stop Orchus by matching flowers and winning charms to unblock the river and restore the magic of Orchidia.

Like all of Joyboost's games, everything about Orchidia is simple and focused on the fun.

"Orchidia is an unashamedly girlie game," says Joyboost's Linda MacKellar. "It combines simple, immediate gameplay that everyone from grannies to gamers will instantly understand and we've kept the whole feel of the game quite feminine. We've gone all out to make this a rewarding and relaxing game. The story and characters are amusing, and the special effects are more special than usual. Even Orchidia's music and sounds were specially created for the game by the sound experts Somatone."

Orchidia costs just £11.95/$19.95 on However, by signing up to the Joyboost website, visitors get an incredible, automatic 60% OFF Orchidia's normal price. You can download the game for free and try it before you buy, or simply play the free version in your web browser.

Visitors to can also enjoy a selection of free games to play on-line sign up for the Joyboost newsletter for news about the latest new titles coming soon.


Notes To Editors:

About Joyboost

Joyboost is an independent publisher of casual games.

Based in Glasgow, Scotland, Joyboost focuses on creating fun, original and appealing next-generation casual games. Every title is designed to appeal to a huge audience, look fantastic and give players a great time.

Joyboost's debut title Spinword was selected by Microsoft as a showcase title for the launch of Windows Vista in January 2007. A version of Spinword for Windows XP and Windows 2000 was released shortly afterwards.

Joyboost's second game, Orchidia, was launched in summer 2007, with more titles due for release throughout the year. Exclusive, free, playable versions of all Joyboost's gamesare available online at Joyboost will also be making a number of other cool giveaways, freebies, trinkets, gadgets and gizmos available through in the near future.

Joyboost is owned by Slam, an experienced and expert game design studio, also based in Scotland.


Slam Games

Linda MacKellar



Brian Baglow

Indoctrimat Ltd.

M: +44 (0)7747 792247


Read this next avatar GamesIndustry International is the world's leading games industry website, incorporating and