Gameloft and Fox Digital Entertainment Announce the Release of Ice Age Avalanche for Smartphones and Tablets
PARIS – May 20, 2015 – Gameloft, a leading digital and social game publisher, and Fox Digital Entertainment, a subsidiary of Twentieth Century Fox Filmed Entertainment, have released Ice Age Avalanche, an innovative game featuring everyone's favorite sub-zero heroes in an exciting new adventure.
Inspired by the blockbuster ICE AGE motion picture franchise, Ice Age Avalanche is a new match-three puzzle game following the films' heroes, Manny, Sid, Diego and the rest of the herd, as they head out on a whirlwind adventure in search of lost treasure.
Players can take advantage of the diagonal swipe feature to acquire more matches and send the scoreboard singing with points. They will experience a wide variety of fun and challenging game modes, putting gaming skills to the test. The thrill of the game peaks with real-time multiplayer mode, where players have the chance to put their game faces on to compete against other players in order to reach the top the leaderboard.
“Another sensational hit is about to enter the gaming market," says Gonzague de Vallois, Senior Vice President Publishing at Gameloft. “We're very excited to offer the new match-three puzzle game, Ice Age Avalanche, to the public with a whole new level of game play and stunning graphics for a true ICE AGE experience."
“Gameloft brings the beloved characters of ICE AGE into a fun match-3 experience for the entire family," states Rick Phillips, EVP, Fox Digital Entertainment. “This new adventure will keep fans frozen to their phones and tablets until the next ICE AGE film hits theatres."
Ice Age Avalanche is free to play and is now available on iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Android, and Windows Phone.
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A leading publisher of digital and social games, Gameloft® has established itself as one of the top innovators in its field since 2000. Gameloft creates games for all digital platforms, including mobile phones, smartphones and tablets (including Apple® iOS, Android® and Windows® devices), set-top boxes and connected TVs. Gameloft operates its own established franchises such as Asphalt®, Order & Chaos, Modern Combat or Dungeon Hunter and also partners with major rights holders including Universal, Illumination Entertainment, Disney®, Marvel®, Hasbro®, Fox Digital Entertainment, Mattel® and Ferrari®.
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About Fox Digital Entertainment
Fox Digital Entertainment (FDE) is the Twentieth Century Fox division dedicated to fostering new and innovative mobile content and apps in emerging distribution channels. FDE develops and produces original videos, apps, and games based on new concepts and extensions of existing Fox brands. The group has produced a number of award-winning products, among them FAMILY GUY™: THE QUEST FOR STUFF, ANGRY BIRDS™ RIO, ICE AGE VILLAGE™, THE SIMPSONS™ TAPPED OUT and many others.
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