Social Point Invites Gamers to Relax and Challenge Their Brains with Word Life
New free-to-play crossword puzzle game from Take-Two Interactive’s acclaimed studio now available on iOS and Android devices
NEW YORK – May 9, 2019 – Social Point, a leading mobile games developer and wholly owned studio of Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: TTWO), today announced that their latest free-to-play offering, Word Life, is now available on iOS and Android devices. From the creators of the popular mobile titles Dragon City, Monster Legends and Tasty Town comes an all-new crossword puzzle game that invites players to discover the most stunning landscapes nature has to offer, while they sit back, relax and play word puzzles on their phones.
“Whether you are looking for a brief distraction, a fun challenge or a puzzle to sharpen your brain, Word Life has you covered,” said Horacio Martos, CEO at Social Point. “Word Life is the best real-time multiplayer word puzzle game, where you can challenge your friends and compete to see who is the brightest. The game also allows you to play in seven different languages, and it’s an opportunity to learn new vocabulary while you have fun solving the crosswords.”
Word Life players are encouraged to challenge themselves each day with thousands of levels and new modes to play, such as the Pyramid and Spider levels. Players can go the extra mile with daily puzzles, which allow them to collect fun stickers highlighting some of nature’s most amazing animals, as well as great in-game rewards. Word Life is a game that brings a new dimension to traditional word puzzle games, boasting a multiplayer mode where players can battle with words in exciting match-offs to see who is the most-skilled competitor. Word Life’s crossword puzzles are also available in several languages for players to practice and master their skills.
About Social Point
Founded in 2008 and headquartered in Barcelona, Spain, Social Point is a highly successful free-to-play mobile game developer that focuses on delivering high-quality, deeply engaging entertainment experiences. On January 31, 2017, Social Point was acquired by Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTWO). Social Point is led by an experienced senior management team, including Horacio Martos and Andrés Bou, co-Chief Executive Officers and Founders, and Marc Canaleta, Chief Technology Officer and Co-Founder, and has over 360 employees. Social Point currently has multiple profitable games in the market. Its two most successful titles, Dragon City and Monster Legends, have been downloaded more than 180 million times to date on iOS and Android platforms (as of January 31, 2017), and consistently have charted in the annual top-100 grossing mobile games in the United States since 2014. Social Point is one of only six publishers that have had at least two games simultaneously in the App Store’s annual top-100 grossing mobile games chart every year since 2014. In addition, Social Point has a robust development pipeline of 9 exciting new games in development. For more information, please visit http://www.socialpoint.es/.
About Take-Two Interactive Software
Headquartered in New York City, Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. is a leading developer, publisher and marketer of interactive entertainment for consumers around the globe. The Company develops and publishes products principally through its wholly-owned labels Rockstar Games and 2K, as well as its Private Division label and Social Point, a leading developer of mobile games. Our products are designed for console systems and personal computers, including smartphones and tablets, and are delivered through physical retail, digital download, online platforms and cloud streaming services. The Company’s common stock is publicly traded on NASDAQ under the symbol TTWO. For more corporate and product information, please visit our website at http://www.take2games.com.
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