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  Animoca Brands launches Beast Quest Ultimate Heroes on Samsung Galaxy Store
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01/23/2020
 


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Hong Kong - 23 January 2020: Animoca Brands announces that Beast Quest Ultimate Heroes, the fantasy mobile game based on the best-selling Beast Quest series of fantasy novels, has launched globally (ex-China) on the Samsung Galaxy Store. The game will be made available on other platforms and app stores beginning in March of this year.

An evil wizard has enslaved the magical Beasts of Avantia, the fantasy setting of the Beast Quest series, a land rife with adventure, heroism, and magic. In Beast Quest Ultimate Heroes, players control Tom, the son of the legendary Taladon the Swift, as well as other heroes and Beasts to defend Avantia, defeat evil hordes of enemies, and ultimately free the enslaved Beasts from evil’s thrall.

Beast Quest Ultimate Heroes is a 3D tower defense mobile game with collectible card elements, tactics of resource management, and RPG hero and equipment systems. All characters in Beast Quest Ultimate Heroes are drawn from the best-selling children's fantasy book series by Adam Blade.

There are 13 types of tower cards that players use to defend against the enemy hordes, 8 individually controlled heroes to unlock and level up, and 20 items with which to equip Tom. Beast Quest Ultimate Heroes has 40 levels of gameplay, with more content to be added in future updates.

Beast Quest is the best-selling series of children's fantasy and adventure novels, particularly popular with boys aged seven years and older. Produced by Working Partners Limited, a Coolabi Group company, over 150 titles have been published and translated into over 30 languages. Beast Quest has sold over 20 million books to date.

Animoca Brands has a successful portfolio of defence and collectible card fantasy mobile games including the highly popular Crazy Kings and Crazy Defense Heroes, which have garnered millions of downloads.

Samsung Galaxy Store was launched in 2009. It has more than 250 million monthly active users globally and is one of the largest third party Android™ marketplaces.

Beast Quest Ultimate Heroes information Beast Quest Ultimate Heroes is available globally (ex-China) for Samsung mobile devices on the Samsung Galaxy Store. The game is free to download and play, with optional in-app purchases. Beast Quest Ultimate Heroes will launch on other platforms and app stores starting in March 2020.

Samsung Galaxy Store download:  http://apps.samsung.com/appquery/appDetail.as?appId=com.animocabrands.beastquesttd.samsung

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About Coolabi Group As a global leader in the creation of children’s fiction and an award-winning creator of children’s TV and apps, story is at the heart of everything we do at Coolabi.

Within the group, made up of Coolabi and Working Partners, we have the skills and the experience in-house to tell our stories, whatever the medium.

Warriors, Beast Quest and Rainbow Magic are but three of the c.200 book series and c.2,000 titles we have created and licensed to publishers. Lifetime global sales exceed 200 million copies. Clangers, Scream Street and Poppy Cat are just part of an award-winning roster of hit animated and live action TV shows developed and produced in house, and enjoyed the world over. Warriors, Beast Quest and Clangers represent part of a digital slate that has been downloaded over 16 million times as apps or being viewed on YouTube over 40 million times a month.

Everything we create has global appeal: our books are licensed in over 40 languages, our apps and our award-winning TV shows are licensed in over 140 countries. These are all just part of our deep and constantly expanding well of Intellectual Property: with some 70 new titles being created and published each year there are always new stories to engage with.

For more info visit www.coolabi.com.

For more on Beast Quest visit www.beast-quest.com.

 

About Animoca Brands

Animoca Brands (ASX: AB1) leverages gamification, blockchain, and artificial intelligence technologies to develop and publish a broad portfolio of mobile products including games such as The Sandbox, Crazy Kings, and Crazy Defense Heroes as well as products based on popular intellectual properties such as Formula 1®, Garfield, Snoopy, Thomas & Friends™, Ever After High and Doraemon. Animoca Brands’ portfolio of blockchain investments and partnerships includes Lucid Sight, Dapper Labs (creators of CryptoKitties), WAX, Harmony, and Decentraland. The Company is based in Hong Kong, Canada, Finland, and Argentina. For more information visit www.animocabrands.com or get updates by following Animoca Brands on Facebook or Twitter.

 

Contact: [email protected]