B$Z: TransWorld SKATEboarding and SuperVillain Studios Partner on "TransWorld Endless Skater"
June 26, 2014
TransWorld SKATEboarding and SuperVillain Studios Partner on "TransWorld Endless Skater"
TransWorld SKATEboarding and SuperVillain Studios Partner on "TransWorld Endless Skater," Ultimate Skateboarding Game for Mobile Devices
Press Release from TransWorld SKATEboarding
CARLSBAD, Calif. - June 26, 2014 - TransWorld SKATEboarding, the leading skateboarding media brand in the world, and SuperVillain Studios, home to some of the original creators of Tony Hawk's Pro Skater franchise, today announced their partnership to develop TransWorld Endless Skater, the ultimate skateboarding game exclusively for mobile. Building on the success of Endless Skater, the all-new TransWorld Endless Skater will leverage TransWorld's extensive industry network to showcase the best brands in the skateboarding industry with SuperVillain's game development expertise. TransWorld Endless Skater will feature top professional skaters, innovative controls and unique and ever-changing environments, giving gamers hours of captivating skateboarding action. TransWorld SKATEboarding's sales team will be offering sponsorship opportunities within the game to its brand partners.
In TransWorld Endless Skater, play as one of five world-renowned professional skateboarders: Danny Way, Christian Hosoi, Lyn-Z Adams Hawkins-Pastrana, Sean Malto or Ryan Decenzo. Each ultra-realistic and authentic skater promotes their sponsors with gear from real brands like DC Shoes, Fourstar, Globe, Go Pro!, Mountain Dew, Nike SB, Plan B, Nixon, Vans, and more. Players can compete with friends for high scores, upgrade their skills, unlock new zones and discover each professional skater's signature tricks. Powerups allow players to boost their stats and extend overall gameplay time.
TransWorld Endless Skater challenges and excites skate fans, action-hungry gamers and sports enthusiasts alike. With TransWorld Endless Skater, experience all-new challenge-based gameplay for each skater as they work their way to the ultimate goal of an appearance on the cover of TransWorld SKATEboarding magazine within the game.
"As the leaders in the skateboard media space, we're excited to partner with SuperVillian Studios on the release of TransWorld's Endless Skater gaming app," said TWS Editor in Chief Jaime Owens. "This innovative game will reach both skateboarders and non-skaters worldwide, exposing the TransWorld brand to new skateboarding enthusiasts on a global scale. This game will also bring extra value to our partners and our audience. And it's really fun to play."
"Endless Skater brings together an amazing collaboration between game developers, professional skaters and top notch brands," says Steve Ganem, CEO of SuperVillain Studios Inc. "We are excited to partner with TransWorld SKATEboarding to bring the skating genre to mobile fans everywhere."
About TransWorld SKATEboarding
TransWorld SKATEboarding has been the largest, most respected skateboarding media outlet in the world for more than 30 years. Known widely by its mantra, skate & create, and delivering the most innovative photography, cutting-edge editorial, and top-notch videos, TransWorld SKATEboarding offers its audience an inside look at the skateboarding culture through its magazines, videos, events, and website. TransWorld SKATEboarding is published by TEN: Action/Outdoor, the world's leading action sports media company. TransWorld SKATEboarding can be found online at www.twskate.com.
About SuperVillain Studios
Founded in 2004, SuperVillain Studios is bent on CONQUERING THE WORLD! It's a daunting task, to say the least, so we also happen to develop videogames! Powered by the company's proprietary Automaton Engine, the SVS team has created a wide variety of games, ranging from original works, to major licensed properties. Our team is composed of experienced developers who hail from well-known companies such as NeversoftT, BlizzardT, and EAT, as well as talented young developers from programs such as Full Sail UniversityT, The Art InstitutesT, and Animation MentorT. For more information, please visit www.svsgames.com or find us on Facebook and Twitter!