Glu Mobile Launches Deer Hunter® 2014
Next chapter in the leading hunting franchise on mobile introduces social Club Hunts and heart-pounding new gameplay
San Francisco, Calif. - September 18, 2013 - Glu Mobile Inc. (GLUU), a leading global developer and publisher of free-to-play games for smartphone and tablet devices, today announced the availability of Deer Hunter® 2014 for iPhone, iPad, iPod touch and Mac. The much-anticipated sequel to the popular Deer Hunter Reloaded returns with powerful new weapons, exotic hunting grounds, and new game modes. Deer Hunter 2014 also enables players to join a co-op of fellow hunters called Club Hunts to compete in challenges and win prizes.
"Deer Hunter is a storied franchise and represents the most realistic hunting experience," said Niccolo de Masi, Glu CEO. "Deer Hunter`s initial download is under 50MB - an engineering feat as we were able to deliver one of the highest fidelity games available on an iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, and Mac. We are excited to launch yet another industry-leading social action-adventure experience and can`t wait for our fans to check it out."
Deer Hunter 2014 is the first game from Glu Mobile supported by GluOn, the company`s centralized technology infrastructure. This server-side technology enables players to join Club Hunts, Deer Hunter`s new social gameplay mode. Deer Hunter also features dynamic downloading and boasts a file size under 50MB, allowing users to download the game and additional free content over a 3G or 4G network, without the need for a Wi-Fi connection.
About Deer Hunter 2014
Journey to North America`s Pacific Northwest, the savannas of Central Africa, and the forests of British Columbia to hunt deer, elk, bears, moose, wolves and more. Deer Hunter returns with all new hunt modes, allowing players to become fully immersed in the gameplay. Environments feature picturesque landmarks like Mount Rainier, the Hoh Rainforest, Serengeti grasslands, and Victoria Falls. Hunters are challenged by three times the variety of animals compared with Deer Hunter Reloaded, as well as improved graphics and upgradable firearms.
Features of Deer Hunter 2014 include:
Co-op Challenges - join your friends to complete Club Hunt challenges! Group goals require many players working together, but the payouts are earned by all!
Powerful Arsenal - choose from hunting rifles, shotguns, pistols and assault rifles, each with their own hunt types. Upgrade magazines, scopes, stocks, barrels, and more to create the perfect tool for the job!
New Hunting Regions - Hunt the biggest game in North America`s Pacific Northwest, the savannas of Central Africa, and the forests of British Columbia.
Deer Hunter 2014 is available for free from the App Store on iPhone, iPad or iPod touch or at http://bit.ly/1aRsbJI. The Mac version of Deer Hunter 2014 is available now as a free download from the Mac App Store at http://bit.ly/154vTYF. Coming soon to Google Play.
Glu Mobile (GLUU) is a leading global developer and publisher of free-to-play games for smartphone and tablet devices. Glu is focused on creating compelling original IP games such as CONTRACT KILLER, GUN BROS, DEER HUNTER, BLOOD & GLORY, and SAMURAI VS. ZOMBIES DEFENSE on a wide range of platforms including iOS, Android, Windows Phone, and MAC OS. Glu`s unique technology platform enables its titles to be accessible to a broad audience of consumers globally. Founded in 2001, Glu is headquartered in San Francisco with a major office outside Seattle, and international locations in Canada, China, India, Korea, and Russia. Consumers can find high-quality entertainment wherever they see the `g` character logo or at www.glu.com. For live updates, please follow Glu via Twitter at www.twitter.com/glumobile or become a Glu fan at Facebook.com/glumobile.
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