XENDEX, a leading European mobile games developer, and I-play, Oberon Media´s publishing division and the world´s leading multi-platform casual games publisher, today announced the launch of Red Bull X-Fighters for iPhone and iPod Touch. The Red Bull X-Fighters freestyle motocross (FMX) series has established itself as the world´s leading FMX event which sees the best riders of the world pull off jaw-dropping tricks at heights of up to 40ft in the air. With Red Bull X-Fighters for iPhone and iPod Touch, gamers around the world can now experience the thrill and excitement of the series in the palm of their hands.
The game boasts 8 different locations and arenas, 64 levels, 20 gravity-defying stunts as well as various game modes that will keep fans of action sports and stunt games thrilled and excited for hours. The game puts you on center stage of the 2009 World Tour. Take to your bike, launch from huge ramps and pull off truly stunning and jaw-dropping tricks whilst in the air. Do you have what it takes to wow the crowd and pull out all stops in the attempt to finish the World Tour as Champion?
„Having sold over 2.5 million downloads of our FMX-series on JAVA- and BREW-devices, we are absolutely delighted to partner with Red Bull and I-play in taking the franchise to the iPhone and into a new era“, said Michael Haberl, CEO of XENDEX. „We feel that with the strong brand recognition of Red Bull, the previous sales success on mobile and the technological leap in the iPhone gaming platform, Red Bull X-Fighters for the iPhone will meet even the highest expectations motorsports and stunt fans have for this game.“
“Xendex continues to raise the bar with the FMX franchise“ said Keith Adair, VP International Sales and Marketing at I-play “Each iteration has outperformed its predecessor and now with the introduction to the iPhone and the partnership with the Red Bull X-Fighters series we believe this is the best one yet!”
The game offers 3D rendered graphics, high quality character animation and cinematic video replays, offering you the chance to replay and enjoy your best big-air stunts. Use the accelerometer to balance the bike and the touchscreen to draw the stunts with your finger. Various challenges and achievements offer high replay value even for the Champions!
Red Bull X-Fighters iPhone game is available worldwide for $4.99 / €3.99 / £2.99 from Apple´s AppStore for the iPhone and iPod Touch.