Next Games Releases Major Content Update that Introduces Railroads and Co-op Events to Compass Point: West™
HELSINKI, Finland — July 23, 2015 — Mobile games studio Next Games, created by veteran talent from Supercell, Rovio and Disney, today announced the first major update to its premier action-strategy title, Compass Point: West™, available free-to-download on iOS smartphones and tablets.
Compass Point: West now lets players create and join Posses to tackle challenging events together with friends and unlock rare cards. A new resource, Steel, can be used to build railroads to connect the furthest reaches of the Wild West for easy travel and exploration. Today’s content update also adds Daily Events and cattle raid battles to complete for special rewards, while the new Train Station building gives players a convenient way to keep track of all the action going down on the frontier.
Featuring stunning 3D graphics, highly polished gameplay and a rewarding card-collecting system, Compass Point: West takes adventurers to the old Wild West to fight the hostile takeover plans of notorious oil tycoon, Orville Driller. Players will build their own outposts, acquire cards to summon allies, and encounter a wide range of characters, each with unique personalities, in this exciting quest to save the Wild West.
Compass Point: West is available to download for free worldwide on the App Store for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch. For more information, please visit www.compasspointwest.com, and follow along on Facebook and Twitter.
About the Compass Point Series
Compass Point: West is the first in a series of four games, including North, East and South, that Next Games is developing based on its internal IP. With the Compass Point series, Next Games aims to develop a leading franchise of games banded together by the same principles of original, engaging gaming experience and gorgeous graphics.
About Next Games
Next Games, founded in 2013 by design veterans from Rovio, Supercell and Disney, focuses on crafting visually impressive, highly engaging games. Next Games has assembled a team with a profound love for games and a burning desire to develop lasting global entertainment. The 50-people-strong company is headquartered in Helsinki, Finland, at the heart of mobile games development, and funded by an elite list of investors. In addition to the Compass Point series, Next Games is developing a mobile game based on AMC’s record-breaking television program, The Walking Dead. For the latest from Next Games, please visit www.nextgames.com, and follow the company on Facebook and Twitter.