LOS ANGELES — November 26, 2013 — Balloon 27 (B27) and MildMania, a team of independent game developers today announced the highly-anticipated mobile game, Darklings, will be available in the Apple App Storetomorrow — Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2013.
Darklings (view trailer — view presskit) is an epic, endless adventure through magical worlds, where the player experiences unique, gesture-driven gameplay blended with unique noire artwork. It promises to carry touch-based gaming to a whole new level. Join Lum to purge the Darklings. Save the stars, save the world. Darkness is coming! You are the only hope!
“We are very excited to be working with Balloon 27 on the launch of this title,” said Burkay Ozdemir, co-founder of MildMania. “With their wealth of technology knowhow and development experience, paired with their ability to reach several new markets, we believe Darklings will be a worldwide success.”
MildMania, a startup developer based in Ankara, Turkey, has brought Darklings from concept to reality over the course of the past year. This month, they teamed with B27, a Los Angeles-based developer and publisher, to bring Darklings to market for a worldwide audience.
B27 is also the developer of the motorcycle trick jumping game Hill Bill, on iOS and Google platforms.
“As a fellow-indie game developer, we couldn’t be more thrilled to jump on board and see what two indie’s can do as one team,” said Ajay Chadha, Founder of B27. “MildMania is such a similar company and quite a match for us. We are excited to bring their first major game to the public. We believe Darklings will be a major mobile gaming hit.”
MildMania, LLC, brings new experience in design and development of interactive products. MildMania, mainly focuses on mobile game development formed by talented core members in the field. MildMania is committed to create a new and natural way of interaction with high-quality and innovative games. They believe in fluidity, simplicity and user experience. MildMania is dedicated to bring the mobile games one step further in each game we bring to market.
Balloon 27 (B27) is an indie developer and publisher of mobile and tablet games. B27 was spearheaded by Ajay Chadha. Chadha is well versed in Digital Media, working on brands such as Nintendo and Disney. The B27 founder believes, “As many things separate us in the world today, we believe gaming can unite us.” The idea of connecting individuals via gaming came to fruition as B27 was founded with no regard to location, language or time zone, but with a simple love for building games. While games are currently B27’s primary focus, they believe as the digital world evolves the possibilities are endless.