SOURCE: Pocket Games, Inc.

April 02, 2015 08:50 ET

Pocket Games Announces Idol Hands to Receive Fresh Publisher Promotion

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Apr 2, 2015) - Pocket Games, Inc. (OTC PINK: PKGM), a fully reporting video game development and testing company, announced today that its title, Idol Hands, will receive an amplified marketing effort from publisher Greenman Loaded starting April 2nd 2015.

Pocket Games CEO, David Lovatt, stated, "Following the launch of Idol Hands in February of this year, Pocket Games has been diligently updating the game and increasing its foothold in the 'God-Game' Genre. The new update incorporates extensive user feedback to provide an enhanced experience that will receive an expanded marketing push from the publisher as a premium title to include promotion on both the Greenman and Steam Platforms."

Available on both Greenman's download platform as well as the multi-million dollar platform from Valve, Steam, Idol Hands now has had over a million views of the game on the Steam platform. Lovatt added, "The Greenman marketing push we expect will increase total views go past two million during April."

Pocket Games recently announced that it has secured the services of an award winning Developer, Druhin Mukherjee, to head-up the new Indian Development Studio. Mr. Mukherjee has worked with industry leaders Rockstar North, Codemasters, BBC, Dynamo Games, ARC Interactive (Holland), EA, LFG and Media Design. He has a Bachelor of Computer Engineering and a Masters of Computer Games Technology. Mr. Mukherjee's accolades include a Microsoft Development award and a prestigious BAFTA for game design as part of the team who developed the game 'Scuplty.'

About Idol Hands
Originally developed in partnership with Intel™ and distributed as an OEM title with Creative Labs™ Senz3D™, Idol Hands is a Strategy Game whereby the player takes the role of a God and gradually takes over a land, populates it with his people and builds farms, temples, workshops, garrisons and houses. Set in a fantastical tropical island world where the player has God-like powers over volcanoes, earthquakes and meteors as well as having the responsibility to make sure his people, the Furlings, grow and prosper when faced with evil Gods from other worlds.

About Pocket Games, Inc.
Pocket Games, Inc. is an established video game development and testing company focused on full-spectrum game testing as well as the acquisition and growth of innovative IP in the video game space. Following its recent acquisition of Idol Hands, the Company continues to execute its expansion into the burgeoning video game industry in pursuit of innovative revenue streams.

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