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PLAYRISE DIGITAL WINS 'BEST START-UP' AT THE 2013 TIGA AWARDS AS DEBUT TITLE ‘TABLE TOP RACING’ SURPASSES 2 MILLION DOWNLOADS

Liverpool, 7 th November, 2013 Indie game developer and publisher, Playrise Digital, won the 'Best Start-Up' category at the prestigious TIGA (trade association representing the UK’s games industry) Awards last night as it’s flagship title, 'Table Top Racing' smashed through the two million download milestone. Table Top Racing has been a Top 10 game in 50 countries and has over one million players on Game Center.

It’s been a hugely successful year for Playrise with ‘Table Top Racing’ and the company itself also being nominated for numerous other awards including:

·         TIGA Awards 2013 – Winner of Best Start-Up and shortlisted for Best Game

·         Big Chip Awards 2013 – Best Mobile Game and winning the "Highly Commended" award in Best Start-Up

·         Mobile Entertainment Awards 2013 – Best Publisher

·         Meffy’s 2013 – Best Game

·         Indie Game Developer Awards 2013 – Best Indie Game Developer

“We’re hugely proud of what we’ve achieved with Table Top Racing this year,” commented Nick Burcombe, CEO Playrise Digital. “This is just the beginning for us and we’re very excited about the games in development. Stay tuned!”

Table Top Racing is available to download FREE on the App Store here –

https://itunes.apple.com/gb/app/table-top-racing/id575160362

Table Top Racing assets are available from here –

https://www.dropbox.com/sh/2hh64ci7nuiyu1k/NfzLd89uK6

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About Playrise Digital Ltd.

Playrise Digital Ltd, is an independent videogame development studio based in Liverpool, UK. Founded in 2012 by the co-creator of PlayStation's Blockbuster WipEout franchise and former Sony Liverpool producer Nick Burcombe, the company develops console-quality videogames for handheld and digital platforms. The company’s first two games, Table Top Racing, a AAA miniaturised combat-racer, and Baby Nom Nom, a unique physics-based casual puzzle game, will launch in 2013.

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