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Blue Goji

April 09, 2014 08:01 ET

Goji Play to Expand Fitness Game Offering

5 News Games Announced; Developer Program Launched

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA--(Marketwired - Apr 9, 2014) - Goji Play (www.gojiplay.com), the innovative fitness product that turns cardio fitness machines into more enjoyable and engaging workout experiences, has announced the addition of 5 new games, including the wildly popular Into the Dead from developer PikPok, and the highly-anticipated Pro Pinball from Barnstorm Games.

"We're looking forward to bringing Pro Pinball to Goji Play," said Adrian Barritt, Head of Development at Barnstorm Games. "Pro Pinball is fun game anyone can play, which is made even more simple and intuitive to play with Goji Play's cool controllers."

The company also announced 3 games to exercise both mind and body, including It's Trivia Time, which has 50 levels and over 1,100 questions; The Experiment, which includes fast-paced, brain-teasing mini-games; and Plunder Pit, a classic block puzzle game. All games are compatible with the Goji Play Controllers and Activity Sensor, so they can be played while on exercise bikes, treadmills, ellipticals, and most cardio exercise equipment.

"Goji Play tackles exercise boredom by offering a variety of games to make workouts engaging and fun," said Kai Huang, Blue Goji CEO. "We'll continue to add games on a regular basis, ensuring that there are fresh, new experiences for everyone."

In addition to the release of new games, the company also announced it will open the Goji Play platform broadly to iOS developers for the first time. Developers interested in bringing games or apps to Goji Play can learn more at www.bluegoji.com/sdk, or contact the team at developer@bluegoji.com.

The three newest Goji Play games that can be downloaded from the iTunes App Store today include:

  • It's Trivia Time - Test your knowledge in this true-false trivia game for Goji Play with over 50 levels of trivia and over 1100 questions. Play with Goji Play and climb the online Goji Play leaderboards by challenging your mind and body to achieve the highest 'Cognitive Cardio' score!

  • The Experiment - Sharpen your mind while you exercise with this series of fast-paced, brain-teasing mini-games that emphasize different areas of your brain though math, hand-eye coordination, reflex and memory puzzles. As the clock winds down, your reflexes and memory will be challenged with each mini-game designed specifically for the Goji Play controller. Play with Goji Play and climb the online Goji Play leaderboards by challenging both your mind and your body to achieve the highest score.

  • Plunder Pit - Enjoy classic block puzzle gameplay with a twist in Plunder Pit using features designed for the Goji Play exercise! Fight ghostly ships of the dead by placing dropping shapes to make and clear lines of blocks! Utilize blasting kegs of powerups to destroy blocks and fight your way to the final conflict with the Great Old One himself!

About Goji Play
Blue Goji is an interactive fitness company that brings motivation and fun to workout sessions. The company was founded by game industry veterans and fitness enthusiasts Kai and Charles Huang, RedOctane co-founders and inventors of the multi-billion dollar video game franchise Guitar Hero, and Coleman Fung, founder of OpenLink. Blue Goji is developing innovative products that combine software and hardware to transform cardio exercise equipment into an entertaining and rewarding experience for all fitness levels. For more information please visit www.BlueGoji.com.

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