< Back to Press Releases

Big Fish Launches Hidden Expedition®: Amazon™ for Kindle

Hidden Object Game Is First Of Its Kind On Kindle

SEATTLE– July 28, 2011– Big Fish< http://www.bigfishgames.com> today announced the launch of Hidden Expedition?: Amazon™– one of Big Fish Games Studios’ most popular hidden object franchises– on Kindle. Hidden Expedition: Amazon features beautiful graphics, taking advantage of Kindle’s high-contrast display with the latest E Ink Pearl Technology. The graphically stunning hidden object gameplay promises to delight Kindle users who are new to playing games on Kindle, as well as those who already enjoy games on the device.

”The pairing of our popular Hidden Expedition franchise with Kindle, one of the world’s most popular wireless reading devices, represents an exciting opportunity that will undoubtedly captivate new– and existing– Hidden Expedition fans,” said Patrick Wylie, vice president of Big Fish Games Studios.“In keeping with our tradition of optimizing our games for new platforms, we took advantage of Kindle’s e-ink screen to create a beautiful, engrossing hidden object adventure that can be enjoyed by players of all ages.”

“We are excited that Big Fish has made Hidden Expedition available on Kindle,” said Mike Nash, vice president, Amazon Kindle.“Kindle customers can now enjoy a fun, entertaining game that is also the first in the‘hidden object’ genre to ever be released for the device.”

In Hidden Expedition: Amazon, players join the Hidden Expedition team as they search for a missing professor in the mystical world of the Amazon jungle. With a tattered passport as the only clue, players embark on an adventure deep into the rainforest, exploring cities, temples, and ruins while unlocking the secrets of an ancient yet advanced civilization. The game features 19 beautifully rendered hidden object levels and four puzzles to challenge the mind.

Hidden Expedition: Amazon is available in the Kindle Store for $4.99 at www.amazon.com/HiddenExpedition< http://www.amazon.com/HiddenExpedition> .? ]

About Big Fish

Founded in 2002, Big Fish Games is a developer, publisher and distributor of casual games. Renowned for offering A New Game Every Day!? on www.bigfishgames.com< http://www.bigfishgames.com> , the company offers an extensive selection of interactive games to enjoy anytime, anywhere— on PC, Mac, mobile phone, or tablet. Big Fish’s website, games, and customer service are available in ten languages– Danish, Dutch, English, German, French, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Spanish and Swedish. With corporate headquarters in Seattle and European headquarters in Cork, Ireland, Big Fish partners with 500+ game developers, and both develops and publishes some of the industry's leading brands, including Mystery Case Files?< http://www.mysterycasefiles.com> , Hidden Expedition?< http://www.hiddenexpedition.com> , Drawn?< http://www.bigfishgames.com/download-games/6098/drawn-the-painted-tower/index.html> , Fairway Solitaire™< http://www.bigfishgames.com/download-games/2427/fairway-solitaire/index.html> , My Tribe™< http://www.facebook.com/MyTribe> , Redemption Cemetery™< http://www.bigfishgames.com/download-games/8772/redemption-cemetery-curse-of-the-raven-ce/index.html> , Dark Tales™< http://www.bigfishgames.com/download-games/9386/dark-tales-edgar-allan-poes-the-black-cat/index.html> , and Megaplex Madness< http://www.bigfishgames.com/download-games/4262/megaplex-madness-now-playing/index.htmlhttp:/www.bigfishgames.com/download-games/4262/megaplex-madness-now-playing/index.html>™. For more information, visit www.bigfishgames.com< http://www.bigfishgames.com> .

?
Games Press

Games Press is the leading online resource for games journalists. Used daily by magazines, newspapers, TV, radio, online media and retailers worldwide, it offers a vast, constantly updated archive of press releases and assets, and is the simplest and most cost-effective way for PR professionals to reach the widest possible audience. Registration for the site and the Games Press email digest is available, to the trade only, at www.gamespress.com