newest game for the Windows 8 platform, Taptiles, broke into the Top 10 on the Top Free Games in the Windows Store.
“We’re thrilled at how well Taptiles has been received by Windows 8 gamers,” said Tammy Manganello, SVP of Arkadium’s Games for Windows division. “We anticipate our audience continuing to grow as more and more people get new Windows 8 PCs and tablets this holiday season.”
Taptiles is a unique 3D puzzle game designed for touch that transports players to a mysterious world filled with cube-shaped tiles. Each puzzle comes to life with gorgeous graphics and sound effects as players strive to match pairs of. When players can’t find a match, they can simply rotate the puzzle with the swipe of a finger to view the other side, and continue matching until the puzzle is complete. Taptiles includes four modes of play, daily challenges and countless puzzles for a game experience unlike any other. It also includes Xbox LIVE support letting players use their free Xbox LIVE account to compete with friends on leaderboards, earn Xbox Achievements and more.
Taptiles (http://www.TaptilesGame.com) joins Arkadium and Microsoft’s lineup of classics that were reimagined for Microsoft’s new operating system, including Microsoft Solitaire Collection, Microsoft Minesweeper and Microsoft Mahjong, all of which have landed in the Top 10 on the Top Free Games chart.
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Arkadium, creators of the largest library of casual games in the world, has been a top game development studio for the past decade. The company’s hit games, including Mahjongg Dimensions and Taptiles, are distributed worldwide to over ten million gamers per month on the web, Facebook, mobile devices and now Windows 8. A top 20 Comscore game distributor, Arkadium has been the longstanding games partner of MSN, CNN, The Washington Post, Lifetime, Discovery and many more distinguished brands. Family owned and operated, Arkadium has grown organically since 2001 to more than 150 employees in offices in New York City, Toronto and Ukraine. For more information visit http://www.arkadium.com.