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Astraware announces first game release for BlackBerry Z10

Astraware Crosswords now available on BlackBerry World

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

Staffordshire, UK– May 30, 2013– Astraware? is excited to announce the release Astraware Crosswords for BlackBerry? Z10, the studio’s first ever game for BlackBerry 10 OS.?

Astraware Crosswords is a popular and well-loved version of this favorite puzzle game and pastime. It offers 45 built-in puzzles in 3 different grid sizes and 3 graded difficulty levels. The game is packed with features users love, including unlimited access to download and play the new Daily puzzle each day and larger Weekender puzzle every week. Players worldwide have submitted in excess of 1 million scores to the global leader board! There is also an option to buy extra puzzle packs for offline play and to unlock the Solver feature.

“We’re delighted to bring Astraware Crosswords to BlackBerry 10 as the first of a range of Astraware titles” said Howard Tomlinson, CEO of Astraware.“Players can pull up the game each day to play the daily game for free during their commute or coffee break, and for enthusiasts there is a range of additional puzzles to play with more available to purchase. We look forward to supporting the platform with more of our most popular games in the near future!”

Astraware intends to bring a number of their latest games to Blackberry 10 to add to the range of quality casual games available on BlackBerry World.

Astraware Crosswords is available now on BlackBerry World. For more information visit http://www.astraware.com/blackberry10/awcrosswords.

About Astraware

Founded in 1994 and incorporated in 2000, Astraware? is a UK-based games studio that develops and publishes games for a wide range of smartphones and mobile devices, including iPhone™, NOOK™, Android™ and BlackBerry?. Some of the titles to come out of the Astraware studio include multi-award-winning Astraware Sudoku, Astraware Casino, Astraware Solitaire, and licensed and published titles such as Tradewinds 2 from Sandlot Games, and Pazzazz Games's GTS World Racing.? Mobile gaming enthusiasts have downloaded more than 75 million copies of Astraware's products, and the company has customers in more than 100 countries. For more information visit: http://www.astraware.com. Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/astraware. Twitter: http://twitter.com/astraware.

BlackBerry,? BlackBerry World and related trademarks and names are the property of Research In Motion Limited and are registered and/or used in the U.S. and countries around the world. Astraware? is the registered trademark of Astraware Limited in the U.S. and other territories. All rights reserved. All other trademarks belong to their respective owners.

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