“Cut the Rope” Sweetens the Deal for Android Users

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I haven’t tried this game.. but I may have to now..


WHAT’S THE NEWS: Om Nom’s insatiable appetite for candy has guided him to sweet desserts on the Android platform. ZeptoLab, the mobile game development studio behind Cut the Rope, today announced the award-winning game is now available (ad-free) for $0.99 on Android Market and on Amazon Appstore for Android.

WHY IS IT IMPORTANT: Cut the Rope first gained popularity on the iOS platform late last year and Android smartphone owners have patiently waited for the opportunity to feed Om Nom themselves. ZeptoLab is excited to extend the game to a new and wider audience, especially as Android smartphone adoption continues to grow. According to Google exec Andy Rubin, as of June 28, 2011 more than 500,000 new Android phones are being activated by operators every day!

WHERE CAN I GET IT: Cut the Rope for Android is available for Android touch devices running OS versions 1.6 “Donut” and higher. The game is now available in the following app stores:

ABOUT CUT THE ROPE: Cut the Rope is a physics-based puzzler that challenges users to cut an increasingly complicated series of ropes to release candy into the mouth of Om Nom, a cute and ravenous little green creature, while capturing a series of stars along the way. Players encounter new and unique characters and unusual obstacles that keep the game stimulating, addicting, and most importantly, fun to play. The game features 7 boxes and 175 levels, as well as:

  • Fun, Colorful Graphics – High-quality animation provides an entertaining visual experience, with a memorable character audiences the world over have grown to love
  • Simple, Accurate Touch Controls – Cut the ropes by swiping with your finger to collect golden stars and avoid obstacles; through careful strategy and precision, swing the candy toward Om Nom’s mouth
  • Online Leaderboards and Achievements – Compare scores with friends and other users around the world via online leaderboards

ABOUT ZEPTOLAB: ZeptoLab is a mobile game development studio responsible for the creation of the worldwide sensation, Cut the Rope, and the award winning, Parachute Ninja. Founded by CTO Efim Voinov, who was later joined by his brother and art director Semyon, ZeptoLab develops addicting and fun games for the iOS and Android platforms. The creative designers and engineers at ZeptoLab have redefined mobile gaming with unique physics-based gameplay that capitalizes on touch technology to engage die-hard and casual gamers alike.

FOR MORE INFORMATION: For the latest news about Cut the Rope and Om Nom, follow us on Facebook and Twitter (@Cut_The_Rope, @ZeptoLab) or visit www.zeptolab.com.