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  Game Insight Releases Seven Games for Yandex.Store
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07/07/2014
 


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VILNIUS, Lithuania - July 7, 2014 – Game Insight today announces the release of its mobile games on the Yandex.Store – a mobile app store for Android affiliated to Yandex, the leading Russian Internet company. Yandex.Store users will be able to install brand new games and popular mobile hits from Game Insight, including Airport City, Running Shadow, Big Business Deluxe, Mystery Manor, Mirrors of Albion, The Tribez and The Tribez & Castlez.

“Yandex.Store is a new and interesting market site with a rapidly growing audience which is why we became interested in it while choosing new opportunities for launching our games.” said Alexander Vashchenko, Game Insight President of Production. ‘We are happy to introduce both our new games and popular hits to Yandex app store users.”

“Game Insight is one of the leading mobile game developers in the world and we are excited that their world-popular applications are now on the Yandex.Store.” commented Alexander Zverev, Head of Mobile Ecosystem at Yandex. “I am sure that their popular hits such as Airport City, Mystery Manor and The Tribez will make our users happy.”

Yandex.Store is an Android application store that at present has more than 110,000 applications for smartphones and tablets available. Yandex.Store is pre-installed on Nokia X, Jolla, Oppo, Explay, Wexler, Pocketbook and other mobile devices. It also forms part of the Yandex Kit Android platform.

Among the popular titles Game Insight offers Yandex.Store users are Airport City with more than 42 million players all over the world,  Big Business Deluxe (over 12 million players), Mystery Manor (more than 38 million players) and The Tribez (over 20 million players). The company has also released new games for Yandex.Store, namely Running Shadow and The Tribez & Castlez.   Running Shadow is a unique mix of a classical runner along with fantasy RPG and is developed with the help of Unity tools and engine. The Tribez & Castlez is a sequel to the popular hit The Tribez where players adventure in a medieval world of castles, magicians and dragons.

New mobile titles will continue to be added to the Game Insight portfolio on the Yandex.Store.

About Game Insight

Founded in 2010, Game Insight is a global-facing developer and publisher of varied, user-focused and free-to-play games for all major mobile and social platforms, including iOS, Android, Facebook, VKontakte and others. We are a team of more than 900 passionate game developers who actually enjoy playing games ourselves. Our internal network consists of 14 different studios that constantly create and update high-quality games, many of which have already become #1 top-grossing hit in mobile application stores and on social networks around the world. All this has led Game Insight to build a global audience of more than 250 million users from all over the world and made it one of the leaders of the mobile game industry. Visit Game Insight official website for more information: http://www.game-insight.com/

About Yandex

Yandex (NASDAQ:YNDX) is one of the largest Internet companies in Europe, providing the world with search, webmail and other online services, one market at a time. Yandex’s mission is to help users solve their everyday problems by building people-centric products and services. Based on innovative technologies, the company provides the most relevant, locally tailored experience on all digital platforms and devices. Yandex is Russia's leading search service with more than 61% of the country's search market and also serves Turkey, Ukraine, Belarus and Kazakhstan. More information about Yandex can be found at http://company.yandex.com.

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