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Playrix Launches The Surprising Adventures of Munchausen for PC

A hidden object puzzle adventure game developed by JoyBits and distributed by Playrix has been released on Playrix's web site

Vologda – March 28, 2012 – Playrix® Entertainment, a casual games developer and publisher of such titles as Fishdom™, Royal Envoy™, Call of Atlantis™, Gardenscapes™, 4 Elements™, and others, announced that The Surprising Adventures of Munchausen, a highly polished and exciting downloadable game of mixed genres, is available for trial and purchase from www.playrix.com with major portals to start distribution shortly.

The Surprising Adventures of Munchausen was developed by JoyBits, an experience game developer, known for their successful games for mobile devices such as Doodle God. JoyBits has teamed up with Playrix to distribute The Surprising Adventures of Munchausen through Playrix's extensive network of distribution channels.

"We are very excited to be the distributor of this solid and polished hidden object adventure game,” said Igor Bukhman, Playrix's President Product. “We are confident that it will appeal to casual gamers worldwide and enjoy great success."

"We were striving to make The Surprising Adventures of Munchausen one of the most fun and colorful games out there and are happy to work with Playrix to distribute it worldwide," said Eva Frolkina, Producer at JoyBits.

The game takes the player to the once prosperous and happy kingdom that has succumbed to darkness and despair. The Heart of the Kingdom – the magic crystal that used to be the only source of light and hope - has been destroyed by the villain. The disheartened and impoverished King decides to marry his daughter to a stranger in exchange for a chest of gold. Sensing the stranger’s evil, the Princess writes to Munchausen who must stop the wedding and save the Kingdom in The Surprising Adventures of Munchausen!

The Surprising Adventures of Munchausen features:

  • Dozens of unique mini-games
  • Challenging brain-teasers
  • Association-based hidden object search
  • Beautiful animation

About Playrix Entertainment

Founded in 2004, Playrix Entertainment has become known as a leading casual games developer and publisher. The team behind such hits as Royal Envoy™, Fishdom™, Call of Atlantis™, 4 Elements™ and Gardenscapes™ is progressively increasing production by creating new compelling games and engaging gaming experiences on a variety of platforms, including social networks and iPhone. For more information please visit www.playrix.com.

About JoyBits Ltd.

JoyBits Ltd. is a pioneer in game development and publishing for the Russian J2ME market. Founded in 2002, Saint-Petersburg, the company has released over 40 mobile apps, including first Russian branded games, award-winning Silent Storm Mobile, Disciples Mobile and etc. Since 2007, JoyBits Casual, a division of JoyBits Ltd., has been creating top game brands such as Cassandra's Journey, Bigfoot, Munchausen and others. In 2010, JoyBits launches several social titles and have a world-wide success with its genre-former Doodle God™ initialy released for iOS devices and now is being ported to 30+ gaming platforms. For more information please visit www.joybits.org.

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Dasha Kobzeva
Playrix Entertainment
Phone: +7 (8172) 56 45 98
E-mail: dasha@playrix.com
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