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Rise of the Triad

Classic first-person shooter remade for the iPhone.

The classic first person shooter game, Rise of the Triad, will soon be available for download at the App Store for all iPhone™ OS platforms, including the Apple iPod touch® and Apple iPad. Mobila Interactive, LLC, a company specializing in creating applications for the mobile world, and Apogee Software, LLC, the legendary publisher that helped create the first-person-shooter genre, have partnered to bring this classic to Apple iPhone™, Apple iPod touch®, and future Apple iPad users.

“We are very honored to be working with industry pioneer like Apogee Software to bring this groundbreaking game from the 90’s to platforms of the 21nd century,” said Yevegeniy Goyfman, co-founder of Mobilia Interactive. “It is exciting to be a major part of re-introducing classics like Rise of the Triad and allowing fans to re-live the experience, as well as share these true entertainment treasures with a new generation of gamers.”

“Rise of the Triad introduced a lot of ‘industry firsts’”, says Terry Nagy, Chief Creative Officer of Apogee Software. “Many features pioneered by Apogee long ago have become integral to the first person shooters of today. We are thrilled to be working with Mobila Interactive to bring our legacy title to the iPhone™ OS platforms.”

You can find a video and sneak preview of how the game will look at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EUPFlkMhw90.

Game features include:

An Apple iPhone™ OS port true to the original game. Original game soundtrack. A number of customizable control schemes. Four full game episodes containing 32 super huge levels - up to one million sq. feet, and up to 16 stories high! Secret levels, hidden rooms, and other surprises. Play as one of five players, each with unique attributes and abilities. Look both up and down, up to 45 degrees, to see what is above and below. Ten unique, real digitized enemies (actual Apogee employees!).

Rise of Tirad is supported on Apple iPhone™ OS 2.0 and higher, including:

· iPhone™ 2G

· iPod touch® (1st gen.)

· iPhone™ 3G

· iPod touch® (2nd gen.)

· iPhone™ 3Gs

· iPad

Other applications created and released by Mobila Interactive for the Apple iPhone™ and Apple iPod touch® products include: Cryptix, Powermanga, Super Methane Brothers and Tyrian.

For more information, visit: www.mobiliainteractive.com

About Apogee

Apogee Software, LLC, is a privately held Texas company, with a core team of industry experts in game development, publishing, and distribution. Apogee builds franchises around original IP, publishing content for retail and digital distribution on next-generation consoles, the PC, and mobile platforms. Apogee's amazing history includes the original releases of Commander Keen™ (1990), Duke Nukem™ (1991), Wolfenstein 3-D™ (1992), Raptor™ (1993), and Rise of the Triad™ (1994), just to name a few. For more information, please visit www.apogeesoftware.com.

About Mobila Interactive

Mobila Interactive, LLC is a privately held Michigan company with focus on bringing classic gaming titles to next-generation mobile platforms. Mobila Interactive's prior work includes iPhone OS ports of classic titles like "Super Methane Brothers", "Tyrian", and "Powermanga". For more information, please visit: www.mobilainteractive.com and Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Mobila-Interactive/100207532337


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