BERLIN, September 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --
- First arcade game with global multiplayer league system
- Beat the best of 173 million players in the Diamond League
- Update takes advantage of new features in iOS 7
- Dunkerque has the fastest player in all of France
Every day more than four million people play Diamond Dash and challenge their friends across all platforms. Now it is time for the best of the best to compete in a whole new competition: the global tournament.
The Global Tournament is a league system allowing Diamond Dash players around the world the chance to compete with each other and earn promotion to higher leagues on the iPhone & iPad. After gem-rushing their way through Bronze, Silver, Gold and Platinum leagues, the best of the best will compete with each other for the crown in the much coveted Diamond League. All players can participate and will be matched based on their skillset and grouped with players accordingly.
For Christopher Parschat, Head of Arcade studio, the Global Tournament unlocks the full potential of the game, "Up until now, Diamond Dash fans have only been able to compete with their friends and many are now at the point where they are just too good for their peers. With the global tournament we're turning Diamond Dash into a global experience and greatly expanding the scope of the game. It is the next step in the constant enhancement of Diamond Dash."
33 million players have downloaded the game for iPhone and iPad from the App Store since it was released in December 2011. 20% of the players are from the US, followed by Thailand (10%), China (8%), and France (5%) - from today on Wooga brings them together to determine who has the best Diamond Dash players to win fame and fantastic prices.
In France, some outstanding participants have already emerged. The list of cities with the fastest players and highest average scores entails:
- Dunkerque 609755
- Rouen 590428
- Orléans 585409
- Cherbourg 556991
- Douai 547748
The Global Tournament is available now in version 4.0, which is fully compatible with iOS 7. The update boasts improved UI animations and new technical wizardry to make the gameplay more streamlined and fun than ever before.
Wooga is one of the most popular social games developers in the world. The company is based in Berlin, Europe's creative heart and mecca for tech industry innovators. Wooga was founded in 2009 and now employs over 250 people from over 40 nations who work together to develop entertaining titles for a global audience. The studio's signature approach to game design emphasizes emotional character development, usability, and superb localization. Wooga's free-to-play games are enjoyed by around 50 million players per month on web and mobile platforms.
For more information please visit: http://www.wooga.com
Wooga GmbH Tel: +49-30-521070550
SOURCE Wooga GmbH