SOURCE: Storm8


December 12, 2011 08:00 ET

Chugs and Toygers and Labradoodles, Oh My!: Storm8 Delivers Maximum Cuteness With New Pet Shop Story for iOS

Invite Your Friends to a Personalized Pet Shop Like No Other, With Customized Pets to Match!

REDWOOD CITY, CA--(Marketwire - Dec 12, 2011) - Storm8, the mobile social gaming leader, today announced the launch of Pet Shop Story for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. The latest free-to-play game from Storm8's famed TeamLava studio, Pet Shop Story offers pet lovers the best of both worlds: all the adorable animals their hearts could desire, without any of the allergies or cleanup.

Pet Shop Story players start by choosing from the cuddliest puppies, kittens and chicks ever to appear on a mobile screen. They create lovely habitats for their furry friends and crossbreed them to produce inventive mixes like chugs (Chihuahuas plus pugs), labradoodles (Labradors plus poodles), toygers (Bengal cat plus short-haired cat) and more! They can even visit their neighbors' pet stores and show theirs off to friends from Facebook or Storm8's network of players.

Free weekly updates give players an expanding selection of pets and décor, allowing for endlessly creative breeding combinations and design options. With gorgeous graphics and exciting in-game rewards, Pet Shop Story is the best-looking, best-playing free pet game for iOS.

"With Pet Shop Story, we've created a social game that's both visually delightful and impossible to put down," said Perry Tam, CEO of Storm8. "Using the processing and graphics power in the latest iOS devices, Pet Shop Story combines beautiful art and animation with TeamLava's expert game design and a special charm that's sure to win players' hearts."

With Zoo Story 2, also announced today, TeamLava has released 11 games in 18 months, and isn't slowing its pace. Storm8 and its studios have amassed more than 210 million downloads to date.

Pet Shop Story is an online-only game and requires an active Internet connection to play. It is available for free from the Apple App Store or at

About Storm8, Inc.
Storm8, Inc., is the leading developer of social games for iPhone and Android, with more than 210 million total downloads to date. It offers games under its own brand as well as the brand of TeamLava, an innovative studio owned by Storm8. Storm8's network of highly successful games includes iMobsters, World War, Vampires Live, Bakery Story, Restaurant Story, and Fashion Story. Storm8, Inc., is located in Redwood City, California. For more information, please visit and

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