Adventure classic Lost Horizon out now on the App Store [PRESS RELEASE]
The point and click adventure Lost Horizon by Animation Arts is now available for download on iPhone, iPad and iPod touch with German and English voice-overs. A version for Android-powered smartphones and tablets will follow soon.
In cooperation with Animation Arts, the Hamburg-based mobile games developer and publisher Deep Silver FISHLABS released the popular adventure game Lost Horizon on the App Store today. The title recreates the unique flair of our favorite blockbusters of the past and is already considered a genre classic on the PC.
Via https://itunes.apple.com/app/lost-horizon/id963704019, iOS gamers can download Lost Horizon from the App Store for US-$ 5.99 / GBP 4.49 right away. The Android community still has to be a little patient. The game is scheduled to be released on Google Play in a few weeks.
The captivating story of Lost Horizon takes the players to Hong Kong in the year 1936. There, the hapless adventurer and former Air Force pilot Fenton Paddock receives the lucrative offer to trace a lost expedition in the highlands of Tibet. However, he and his ex-girlfriend Kim are not the only ones looking for the missing explorers. The Nazis have sent a secret task force to the Himalaya region as well with orders to seize the expedition’s revolutionary findings, which could alter the fate the world forever, by any means.
Besides a riveting narrative and exotic locations in Hong Kong, Tibet and Morocco, Lost Horizon also shines with clever riddles, handmade graphics and high-end production values. On top, the game features full dubbing in English and German by popular voice actors from TV and cinema.
The release of Lost Horizon on the App Store and soon on Google Play marks the third cooperation of Deep Silver FISHLABS and Animation Arts to date. Earlier, the Hamburg-based publisher and the Halle-based developer already realized the successful mobile releases of Secret Files Tunguska and Secret Files Sam Peters.
About Deep Silver FISHLABS:
Deep Silver FISHLABS is Koch Media’s mobile unit operating under the premium publishing label of Deep Silver. Having spearheaded 3D mobile gaming for more than a decade, the Hamburg-based studio has assembled an award-winning portfolio of international top titles such as the acclaimed Galaxy on Fire saga. In addition to developing their own IPs in-house, the 90-strong team of Deep Silver FISHLABS also provides comprehensive publishing services for co-operant independent developers from all over the world. To date, the games of Deep Silver FISHLABS have generated a total of 120+ million downloads. www.dsfishlabs.com
About Koch Media:
Koch Media is a leading producer and distributor of digital entertainment products (software, games and films). The company's own publishing activities, marketing and distribution extend throughout Europe and the USA. The Koch Media group has more than 15 years of experience in the digital media distribution business, and has risen to become the number one distributor in Europe. With headquarters in Planegg near Munich/Germany, Koch Media owns branches in Germany, England, France, Austria, Switzerland, Italy, Spain, the Nordic regions, Benelux and the USA. www.kochmedia.com
About Animation Arts:
Animation Arts is an independent developer of entertainment software located in Halle (Saale). Ever since its foundation in 2004, the studio has designed and produced a wide range of successful games for PC, browser and mobile. In addition to its own projects, the team of Animation Arts has also taken part in various other productions as service providers. In 2006 and 2010, the studio won the German Developer Award for the “Best Adventure of the Year” with Secret Files Tunguska and Lost Horizon. At the moment, they are busy with the development of new adventure games for PC as well as smartphones and tablets. www.animationarts.de