MINNEAPOLIS, MN--(Marketwired - Feb 24, 2014) - Soul and Vibe Interactive Inc. (OTCQB: SOUL) "The Company," a video, mobile, and computer games publisher, announced today that it has released a Beta version of its innovative match-3 game Timeless Gems on iPhone, iPad, and iPad Mini in Canada and the Netherlands.
During the Beta period, players in Canada and the Netherlands will assist the Company and its development team, Telos Entertainment, prepare for the game's worldwide launch on iPhone, iPad, and iPad Mini. Soul and Vibe launched Timeless Gems worldwide on Facebook February 3, 2014. The Company also announced a Beta Launch of Timeless Gems on the Android platform February 18, 2014.
Game Informer, one of the nation's leading video game circulations, recently called Timeless Gems "A gem of a match-3 game," and described it as a game that has "The charm and gameplay chops to bring in people for whom Candy Crush is starting to grow stale."
"We are very excited about the platform expansion of Timeless Gems to the iOS platform. Soon 344 million iPhone, iPad, and iPad Mini owners, throughout the world, will have an opportunity to play Timeless Gems on their iOS mobile devices," said Soul and Vibe's CEO and President Peter Anthony Chiodo. "The iOS Beta period we are announcing today will allow us to prepare for Timeless Gems' worldwide launch on the iOS platform and the synching of player progression and social connectivity between the two platforms."
The research firm comScore has revealed that as of June 2013, mobile subscribers in Canada reached 23 million, a 6% year-over-year increase. A Gartner forecast anticipated the iOS/Mac OS platform would hold a 14% market position of all worldwide device shipments in 2014.
In Timeless Gems, your favorite storybooks come to life in an innovative "match-3" puzzler that's wrapped in a board game. Timeless Gems creates an innovative play experience by combining highly popular match-3 game play with board game elements. This combination lets players experience classic stories like Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and The Wonderful Wizard of Oz in a whole new way. Playing as Alice (Alice's Adventures in Wonderland) and Dorothy (The Wonderful Wizard of Oz), you'll meet a colorful cast of heroes and villains. Match gems, power up, and connect and play with your friends on Facebook.
To view the game's official trailer, visit www.timelessgemsgame.com. More information and updates can be found on the official Soul and Vibe website: http://www.soulandvibe.com
Play Timeless Gems here: www.facebook.com/timelessgemsgame
Official Timeless Gems Site: www.timelessgemsgame.com
Soul and Vibe Investor Page: http://ir.soulandvibe.com
About Telos Entertainment Inc.
Telos Entertainment Inc. is a developer of multi-platform gaming products. Telos Specializes in the creation of unique, immersive gaming products for IOS/Android, Facebook and PC/Mac Download. Telos has extensive partnerships with companies such as Soul and Vibe, Recurrence, REGW and Slingo inc. Telos creates both original intellectual properties and works closely with clients such as Zynga, Play Mechanix, GTech, SciGames, A&E and National Geographic. www.telosentertainment.com
About Soul and Vibe Interactive Inc.
Soul and Vibe Interactive Inc. (also Soul & Vibe Interactive Inc. on www.sec.gov) is a publisher of games and games-related content for consoles, mobile devices, and personal computers addressing a $56 billion market projected to grow to $82 billion by 2015. The Company specializes in the creation of original intellectual properties and has extensive experience licensing world-renowned brands from influential companies. Soul and Vibe has a license agreement with General Mills, and game development and publishing agreements for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system, Windows 8, Windows Live, and Windows Phone from Microsoft, and the PlayStation® 3 computer entertainment system and PlayStation® Vita (PS Vita) from Sony. Through partnerships with technically sophisticated software developers located all over the world, Soul and Vibe transforms unique concepts into engaging, highly accessible, and affordable games and entertainment experiences. www.soulandvibe.com.
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