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3D iPhone tower defence game from indie studio Mountain Sheep, due in Q3.

United Kingdom – 26th March 2009 – Chillingo Ltd, Europe’s premier iPhone publisher has announced today at the Game Developers Conference (GDC) in San Francisco that they have teamed up with independent development studio Mountain Sheep to launch 3D tower defense game Hardgore in Q3 of 2009 for the iPhone and iPod Touch.

Hardgore is set in a surreal world of penguins, gremlins, sheep, and even Santa Claus himself! Your peaceful village is under attack – can you save it from impending doom? Hardgore takes the crown for the best tower defense game with innovative game-play and super-stylised 3D visuals.

“Nothing raises my flag more than the cream of iPhone gaming. Without a doubt, Hardgore is the pinnacle of tower defense games! ” says Chris Byatte, co-Founder and Managing Director for Chillingo. “Our Tower Defense game with its super smart AI and interstellar look and feel sets new standards”. Chillingo are the publisher of Zen Bound™ which has won the Best iPhone Game award at the GDC this week. Their recent title “iDracula – Undead Awakening” zoomed up the App Store charts days after its release.

Kimmo Vihola, CEO of Mountain Sheep said “We wanted to team up with a publisher with the right credentials in the iPhone market, who are at the same time as passionate about great games as we are. We are very proud to be working with Chillingo to help us launch this game in the Apple App Store”.

For more information about Chillingo please visit http://www.chillingo.com. For more information about Mountain Sheep, please visit http://www.mountainsheep.net.

About Chillingo

Chillingo Ltd is the premier iPhone publisher in Europe for innovative games and software for the iPhone and iPod Touch.

About Mountain Sheep

Mountain Sheep is an independent iPhone development game studio focused on innovative and high quality iPhone games.

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