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Dispatch baddies using gesture-controlled spells.

London, 11th September 2009: Origin8 (makers of the acclaimed Sentinel games and top 10 UK paid app Car Mania) are proud to announce the release of MonsterKill, their latest application for the iPhone/iPod Touch. MonsterKill is a cute and colourful casual game built around a gestural spellcasting system, designed specifically for a touchscreen interface.

From the application description:

Hordes of tiny terrors have broken free of their chains and are running amok! Use cunning touchscreen gestures to summon a variety of spells as you battle against these classic mini-monsters. Don’t let them tear down your defenses, or you’ll have horror havoc on your hands!

Slice and dice them - cut them in two with the cut spell! Summon lightning - give them a shocking experience! Turn up the heat by casting fireballs - watch 'em burn! Need to slow them? Sculpt an ice block and stun them!

•Simple gesture system to summon spells

•Stunning characters, animation, backgrounds & fx

•Multiple game modes: Normal, Onslaught and Endless

•Full online high scores and unlockable achievements using OpenFeint.

•Music & sound effects by Earcom

•Ipod Music Library access (for OS3.0+ users only)

MonsterKill is available from the iTunes App Store for $0.99/£0.59/€0.79 here: More information, screenshots and a gameplay trailer can be found at - feel free to use them in your coverage. Further enquiries are welcome: please contact

Thanks for your time,

Team Origin8

About us: Origin8 is an innovative mobile developer based in Camden, London, UK. With an experienced team whose credits cover a vast number of gaming platforms, they specialise in games and entertainment for the Apple iPhone and iPod Touch. Origin8’s acclaimed products include ‘Sentinel: Mars Defense’, one of Apple’s App Store Anniversary top 30 games.

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