BERLIN– 20.11.2012: The first social game by kunst-stoff GmbH“The Great Jitters” Haunted Hunt” has been nominated for the German Developer Award 2012 in the category“Best Social Game”. Haunted Hunt was published on November 11th and is getting a six month featured spot from Ehapa Publishing House in the the German cult magazine YPS and on the YPS Facebook page.
On November 9th, the jury of the German Developer Award met in the Games Factory (Mühlheim a.d. Ruhr) to make its nominations in all the academy categories and to choose the winners in the jury categories.
The results will be announced on December 12th in the Altes Kesselhaus
in Düsseldorf.“The Great Jitters: Haunted Hunt” is a tricky action-puzzle game that demands quick reflexes to use the right weapons and work the railway switches to collect boosters and other tokens. Players who master this challenge can invite their Facebook friends to see who is the best and fastest at navigating the haunted house!“The Great Jitters: Haunted Hunt” poses a perpetual challenge to collect goodies, scare your foes and outrace your friends.
“We are very happy that our first Social Game“The Great Jitters: Haunted Hunt” is among the very best that is currently being produced in Germany in the field of social gaming”, says Patrick Rau, CEO and Creative Director at kunst-stoff.“The nomination is a great honour”.
The beta version of“The Great Jitters: Haunted Hunt” has been available to all Facebook users since October 11th and awaits a growing fan community and new highscores.
kunst-stoff is an independent game developer and publisher based in Berlin. kunst-stoff also produces interactive exhibits for clients in the industrial and cultural fields and is active in the development of new technology. In 2008, kunst-stoff was a composite of freelancers, working together on interactive games and exhibits. In the meantime, the company has grown into an award-winning
game developer and their multi platform game“The Great Jitters: Pudding Panic” won e.g. the German developer Award 2012 and the German Video Game Award
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