London, 21 st Oct 2010
Big Head Games and Power Snooker Limited are today proud to reveal the new Power Snooker game for Apple iPhone and iPad.
Arriving in the iTunes App store in time for the launch event of this exciting new sport.
Power Snooker is an innovative re-working of the traditional game of Snooker.
In Power Snooker points count, frames don’t – the player scoring the most points in a 30 minute match wins.
Only 9 red balls on the table the centre ball being the Power Ball, sink this and for 2 minutes points count double, the PowerPlay.
A PowerZone, also delivers double points for any shot played from behind the baulk line giving the opportunity for quadruple points when combined with a PowerPlay.
A shot timer of 20 seconds limits the player’s time to take a shot, run past this and face a 20 point penalty, forcing very fast play and at times costly mistakes.
The launch event on 30 th October 2010 is to be held at the O2 Arena in London, England and features 8 of the world’s top players including Ronnie O’ Sullivan, Ding Junhui, Allister Carter, Luca Brecel, Neil Robertson, Jimmy White, Shaun Murphy and Mark Selby.
The iPhone and iPad game faithfully features all of the rules of Power Snooker and is built from BHG’s highly rated International Snooker engine guaranteeing a realistic, dynamic and entertaining game. Additionally featuring world wide high scores and achievements using the OpenFeint system, so now you really can see who is the best in the world!
Power Snooker iPhone/iPad is coming to the itunes app store from the 28 th October 2010.
style, which will deliver excitement, tension and spectacle.
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ABOUT BIG HEAD GAMES LTD
BHG are London based developers and publishers of handheld games including:
Elefunk for SCEE, an original and much lauded game for the PS3 PSN.
International Snooker iPhone and iPad, recently used by Apple in an iPhone TV commercial.
The Terminator™ For iPhone and PSP Mini, based on the original 1984 classic film licensed from Studio Canal.
Grease™ for Nintendo DS/DSi, developed by BHG and published by 505 Games.
Doodle Pool for iPhone, recently passed the 1m download milestone having been top 10 in most major app stores.
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ABOUT POWER SNOOKER
Already being hailed as snooker’s answer to Twenty20 cricket, Power Snooker is the brand new innovative game which is set to revolutionise the world of snooker, bringing a fresh, exciting new concept and a whole new audience to the sport.
The new game will bring a new look; each Power Snooker player will be kitted out in designer outfits accompanied by the sexy Power Girls and the stunning female referees. The players will also be mic’d up throughout and the audience will be encouraged to interact, all adding to the overall atmosphere and glamour of the event.
The 8 players taking part in Power Snooker are: Ronnie O'Sullivan; Jimmy White; Neil Robertson; Ali Carter; Mark Selby; Ding Junhui; Luca Brecel and Shaun Murphy
Power Snooker is at the Indigo2 arena in London on 30th October.