Puzzler gets two new modes, OpenFeint support and a price cut.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Liverpool, United Kingdom 14 June 2010 – Hexius, the fast-paced puzzle game from Phasic Labs, has now been updated and is available to download on the App Store.
To celebrate the update, the price has been reduced for a limited time!
In addition to the 2 fast-paced games modes in the original version, the new update introduces the more relaxing Strategy mode.
The update also brings OpenFeint integration, giving access to friends scores, global scores, achievements, and weekly score challenges that you can enter with your Facebook ® ,Twitter and OpenFeint friends.
With it's psychedelic visuals, immersive sound effects, and gameplay suited to both beginners and experts, Hexius will keep you coming back for more.
FeaturesTime Attack Mode - connect matching hexagons as fast as possible, until time runs out – the faster you play, the higher the score multiplier goes! Level Challenge Mode - collect all the targets to move onto progressively harder levels. The faster you go, the more time is carried over to the next level – find out how far can you go before time runs out! NEW! Strategy Mode – take your time to score as highly as you can in 30 moves, making strategic use of your Multiplier bonuses. Bonuses - make use of Bomb, Reveal, Freeze, and the new Multiplier bonuses to help maximize your score. Tutorials - hints and tips show you ways of creating bonuses and getting higher scores. UPDATED! Online score tables – connect with OpenFeint to see your friends all-time high scores, global high scores, enter weekly score challenges, and collect achievements! Addictive gameplay – with simple to learn rules, Hexius will appeal to the casual player and puzzle lovers, whilst the subtle tactics required to get really high scores will intrigue the more advanced gamer.
To see screenshots and videos of Hexius, please visit http://www.phasiclabs.com
About Phasic Labs
Phasic Labs Ltd. is a game development studio based in Liverpool, England.
Phasic Labs was founded in 2010 by Paul Ripley, a game developer with over 7 years of experience who worked on titles such as Wipeout HD (PlayStation ® 3), Motorstorm: Pacific Rift (PlayStation 3) and Formula 1 2006 (PlayStation 3), as well as numerous PlayStation 2 and PlayStation 1 titles.
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