Helsinki, Finland – April 30, 2015 – Finnish mobile game developer, Small Giant Games announced today that their debut release Oddwings Escape will soar like a bird and fly onto the App Store on May 14th.Oddwings Escape is a physics based flying game, where players explore beautiful islands across a mix of mission based and endless runner levels. Introducing an innovative touch control system, boldly animated visuals and an exquisite soundscape, Oddwings Escape also includes a multiplayer mode that allows players to compete against one another without the need of a constant internet connection.
Oddwings Escape is a genre blending flying game in which players soar their way through fun and challenging flying puzzles to rescue the wacky Oddwings from the lab of the evil Dr. Rooster. Each of the characters has different flight dynamics, which makes each flight unique. They also have their own special powers, and every Oddwing’s basic abilities can be upgraded to fly faster, further and smarter. Oddwings Escape usespervasive asynchronous multiplayer technology, which lets players fly against friends, even when offline.
“Oddwings Escape is our first step to blend genre boundaries and combine features from different types of games to create something completely fresh and different. With our beautiful art style and high quality character design and animations, we’re taking mobile games experiences to new heights,” said Timo Soininen, CEO of Small Giant Games. “We are very excited to launch Oddwings Escape globally for mobile gamers who are looking for a more challenging skill based gaming experience coupled with stunning visuals.”
Oddwings Escape is launching on the App Store globally on May 14, 2015. The game will be available as a free download on iOS devices. The game will be available in 15 languages, including English, French, Italian, German, Russian, Polish, Spanish, Portuguese (Brazilian), Dutch, Turkish, Japanese, Korean, Arabic, Finnish and Chinese.
About Oddwings Escape
Oddwings Escape takes flying to whole new heights with a heavy emphasis on fresh physics based controls, a never before seen blend of endless and challenge based levels, gorgeous painterly visuals, and being able to play against your friends even when offline. The goal of the game is to play through endless levels, races and flying puzzles to rescue the Oddwings from the clutches of the evil Dr. Rooster. Oddwings Escape is developed by Finnish game studio Small Giant Games and the game, launching in the App Store on May 2015, is their first mobile game title.
About Small Giant Games
Small Giant Games is a mobile games company based in Helsinki, Finland. The company’s founding team consists of former Sulake and Habbo Hotel core team members, with pioneering experience of free-to-play model and building a global success. Small Giant focuses on creating beautiful and deeply engaging character driven multiplayer mobile games for advanced casual gamers. The studio’s first game Oddwings Escape will launch on iOS in May 2015. Small Giant Games is backed by prominent investors like Creandum, PROfounders, Spintop Ventures and a group of private investors.