United Kingdom – 27th March 2009 – Chillingo Ltd, Europe's premier iPhone publisher announces its plans to launch SEED - currently a hugely popular mobile role playing game in Japan and South Korea - to the rest of the world on the Apple App Store this autumn. The launch schedule will be in two installments, Q3 2009 and Q4 2009 respectively this year. Chillingo has signed an agreement with South Korean based mobile development studio CH Games Co., Ltd to adapt this game for the iPhone and iPod Touch.
SEED is set in a fantasy world which contains 22 unique towns, with a multitude of different battle fields to fight and conquer. Using innovative real-time technology which simulates day and night time, the player traverses through a virtual world collecting rare artifacts, enhancing experience, and battles using various weapons and armours in order to advance through the game. SEED will incorporate trading and selling capabilities and also real time multiplayer combat features thanks to new functionality provided by iPhone OS 3.0 due for release in the summer of 2009.
"SEED has a huge cult following in Japan and South Korea in the mobile market. We are working very hard with our long-term development partner CH Games to adapt the original gameplay to the iPhone." says Chris Byatte, co-Founder and Managing Director for Chillingo. Chillingo are the current publisher of RPG titles in the Apple App Store "The Quest" and "Dungeon and Hero".
CH Games Co., Ltd CEO Jin Sik Kim commented "We are very excited about this opportunity to bring SEED to a much wider audience on the iPhone and iPod Touch with our publisher Chillingo. "
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Chillingo Ltd is the premier iPhone publisher in Europe for innovative games and software for the iPhone and iPod Touch.