Press releases

Please find our latest press releases here. If you want to be added to our mailing lists, feel free to send a short mail to pr@flaregames.com.

27/2/2014: Royal Revolt 2 live in the App Store

flaregames announced today that their long-awaited mobile game Royal Revolt 2 has been released on iOS. The game is free to download from the App Store worldwide and in more than a dozen languages.

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28/1/2014: Throne Wars Comes to Windows Phone

flaregames GmbH, a leading developer and publisher of mobile games is bringing its strategy MMO game to Windows Phone platform tomorrow. Throne Wars will be free and available worldwide with fully localized versions in 15 languages.

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4/12/2013: Heiko Hubertz Joins Advisory Board of flaregames

Four experienced entrepreneurs and investors were appointed [...]

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1/8/2013: SUCCESS ON WINDOWS FOR ROYAL REVOLT!

the Windows Phone version has seen 750,000 installations [...]

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24/7/2013: Throne Wars Comes to iPhone and iPad

Throne Wars is a challenging multiplayer strategy game, with MMO elements, set in a persistent world. [...]

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13/12/2012: Royal Revolt! is the best german mobile game of 2012

[...] Royal Revolt! won the “Best Mobile Game” of the German Game Developer Award. [...]

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30/10/2012: flaregames‘ Hit Title Comes to Android Smartphones and Tablets

[...] “Reverse tower defense” game Royal Revolt! will be a Kindle Fire launch title in Europe and become also available on Google Play. [...]

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19/10/2012: flaregames published Lost Chronicles for iOS

[...] Lost Chronicles is a unique mix of role playing game and interactive comic. [...]

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31/7/2012: flaregames and ProSiebenSat.1 Games Announce Cooperation

[...] “Karlsruhe mobile game company, flaregames and ProSiebenSat.1 Games today announced that they have begun a marketing campaign to promote two mobile titles created by flaregames. flaregames develops and distributes games for current mobile platforms, smartphones and tablets. Under the agreement, the titles will be featured and promoted via ProSiebenSat.1 Games‘ gaming portals in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland.” [...]

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29/5/2012: flaregames Announces Release Date for Ocean Tower

[...] “Ocean Tower has been a really ambitious concept from the outset,” said Matthias Schindler, flaregames’ Technical Director. “The issue of sustainability is rare in games. In the end, our plan worked: Ocean Tower delivers on its premise, which is serious fun. ” [...]

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24/5/2012: flaregames announces release date for first free-to-play puzzle game

flaregames GmbH, a mobile games company, today announced the release date for its first game, BraveSmart, a strategic match 3 game set in a comical Scottish world, on May 31, 2012. The game will be available in the App Store, and via Google Play and other Android markets. [...]

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18/4/2012: flaregames and keen games start Joint Venture

Mobile Games Publisher flaregames GmbH (Karlsruhe) and development studio keen games (Frankfurt Main) today announced the launch of a joint subsidiary: The new Keen Flare GmbH will develop high-quality games for all major mobile platforms. The new company is based in Frankfurt am Main; managing directors are Klaas Kersting (flaregames) and Pete Walentin (keen games). [...]

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4/4/2012: T-Venture invests in mobile games start-up flaregames

T-Venture, the venture capital arm of Deutsche Telekom, is investing up to two million Euros in mobile game start-up flaregames GmbH, headed up by Klaas Kersting. Flaregames develops games for mobile platforms, and is the first T-Venture investment in this market segment. Parallel to the T-Venture investment, a broad marketing cooperation agreement between flaregames and Deutsche Telekom has been signed. Both companies plan to work together in the marketing and promotion of mobile games. [...]

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3/27/2012: flaregames announces its first two games

Mobile gaming company flaregames gives a short peek into its product pipeline today: The first two games, BraveSmart and Ocean|Tower, will be available shortly. Both games employ the “free to play”-model. The release of Flatmates, a game announced last year, will be pushed back to Fall 2012. The additional development time will be used for new features and gameplay optimization. [...]

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2/2/2012: flaregames closes EUR 6 Million initial financing led by Accel Partners

Mobile gaming company flaregames, announces today a EUR 6 million initial financing led by Accel Partners. The funding will be used to scale the company, to attract additional talent, and to market the company’s upcoming line-up of free-to-play games for mobile devices, which consists of 5 games in Q1 and Q2 2012. [...]

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8/4/2011: Former Gameforge CEO Klaas Kersting Founds flaregames

Klaas Kersting, founder and former CEO of the leading online game publisher Gameforge today announced his new company that has been operating in stealth mode for the past several months, flaregames. The company has brought together a very experienced team and intends to grow the developer and publisher of mobile reality games into a worldwide leader for games that bring together the real world and the virtual world via mobile devices.

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