Rival Stars Basketball app now available on the App Store and Google Play

October 23, 2014

PikPok expands publishing portfolio with brand new sports franchise

NEW ZEALAND, Wellington, October 24, 2014 – Leading games publisher PikPok® today announced the launch of the Rival Stars™ Basketball app for iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, and Android, available now from the App Store and Google Play. The title extends PikPok’s publishing portfolio into the global sport of basketball, joining an existing lineup of other great sports games including soccer based smash hit Flick Kick Football.

The Rival Stars Basketball app brings together card collection, tactical management, and arcade action in a unique game experience. Packaged in a slick and vibrant style, with deep content, and strong multiplayer components, players will build and guide their team of stars through individual matches and leagues, and towards global sports domination.

“Sports gaming has been a pillar of our success here at PikPok” said Mario Wynands, Managing Director of PikPok, “Rival Stars Basketball is an exciting new addition to our lineup, building on our past hits, and delivering a never seen before basketball gaming experience for mobile and tablet”

The Rival Stars Basketball app for iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, and Android features:

• Stunning presentation with amazing graphics, sound and animation
• Intuitive one-swipe gameplay with steals, passes, shots, and dunks
• Hundreds of unique, fully-animated star player cards to collect
• Deep card management with infinite strategy and plays
• Outstanding ingame prizes to be claimed in regular online tournaments

More information about the Rival Stars Basketball app can be found at www.pikpok.com/games/rivalstarsbasketball or www.facebook.com/rivalstarsbasketball

The Rival Stars Basketball app is available for free from the App Store on iPhone, iPad and iPod touch or at http://www.appstore.com/rivalstarsbasketball, and from Google Play at http://play.google.com.

About PikPok
PikPok is a leading publisher of great games across mobile, tablet and desktop. With a portfolio of original, licensed, and third party developed properties, PikPok delivers games that appeal to all consumers with pick-up-and-play gameplay, high-quality art, and immersive audio design which provide rich game experiences. PikPok has released multiple critically and commercially successful games including the popular Flick Kick® series, BAFTA nominated Super Monsters Ate My Condo™, Into the Dead™ and more. Steal a moment, and play a game from PikPok. For more information on PikPok, please visit www.pikpok.com and www.facebook.com/pikpokgames


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