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SuperVillain Studios and TransWorld SKATEboarding Announce the World Wide Launch of "TransWorld Endless Skater"

The Best Skateboarding Brands and Skaters, Featuring Danny Way, Christian Hosoi, Lyn-Z Adams Hawkins-Pastrana, Sean Malto and Ryan Decenzo, Come to Life on Players' Mobile Devices

IRVINE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/10/14 -- SuperVillain Studios and TransWorld SKATEboarding today announced TransWorld Endless Skater, the ultimate skateboarding game for mobile devices. Developed by some of the original creators of the Tony Hawk's Pro Skater franchise, TransWorld Endless Skater features top professional skaters and the best skateboarding brands in the industry. Innovative controls and unique and ever-changing environments give gamers hours of thrilling skateboarding action. TransWorld Endless Skater launches today on the Apple App Store, the Google Play Store and the Amazon Appstore.

In TransWorld Endless Skater, play as one of five world-renowned professional skateboarders: Danny Way, Christian Hosoi, Lyn-Z Adams Hawkins-Pastrana, Sean Malto or Ryan Decenzo. Each authentic skater promotes their sponsors with gear from real brands like Vans, DC Shoes, Globe, Nike SB, Plan B, Nixon, Darkstar and more. Players can compete with friends for high scores, upgrade their skills, unlock new zones and discover each professional skater's signature tricks. Powerups and all new game-play mode allow players to boost their stats and extend overall gameplay time.

TransWorld Endless Skater challenges and excites skate fans, action-hungry gamers and sports enthusiasts alike. With TransWorld Endless Skater, experience all-new challenge-based gameplay for each skater as they work their way to the ultimate goal of an appearance on the cover of TransWorld SKATEboarding magazine within the game.

Players can use touch controls or iOS 7 and Android controllers such as the MOGA Ace and MOGA Pro Power, to master dozens of tricks and countless combos. MOGA controllers provide a familiar set of console-style controls to play TransWorld Endless Skater at the highest level possible. The game also features an original soundtrack from Los Angeles-based independent record label No Sleep Records and includes songs from bands such as Major League, Broadway Calls, and The Swellers.

"Endless Skater brings together an amazing collaboration between game developers, professional skaters and top notch brands," says Steve Ganem, CEO of SuperVillain Studios Inc. "We are excited to bring the skateboarding genre to mobile fans everywhere."

"It's been a great experience working with SuperVillain Studios and TransWorld SKATEboarding on the TransWorld Endless Skater game," says Sean Malto. "It's so fun and really is the best mobile skateboarding game yet!"

"As the leaders in the skateboard media space, we're excited to partner with SuperVillain Studios on the release of TransWorld's Endless Skater gaming app," said TWS Editor in Chief Jaime Owens. "This innovative game will reach both skateboarders and non-skaters worldwide, exposing the TransWorld brand to new skateboarding enthusiasts on a global scale. This game will also bring extra value to our partners and our audience. And it's really fun to play."

Game features:

  • Upgradable stats to expand gameplay, combos, scores, and performance.
  • Discover and master over 30 different grind, grab, spin, and flip tricks with endless combinations.
  • New mission and gameplay structure: 30 missions with 3 goals in each. As players progress, secure skate TransWorld Skateboard magazine covers.
  • Powerups allow players to boost their stats and extend gameplay time.
  • Two different, ever-changing environments -- The School and The Rooftops.
  • Play as pro skaters Danny Way, Sean Malto, Lyn-Z Adams Hawkins-Pastrana, Christian Hosoi, and Ryan Decenzo.
  • Discover hidden signature tricks from each professional skater.

To download the game go here: http://EndlessSkater.SVSGames.com

For the trailer video go here: http://youtu.be/TPpo-XTvXns

For Twitter and Facebook go here: https://twitter.com/EndlessSkater https://www.facebook.com/EndlessSkater

About TransWorld SKATEboarding
TransWorld SKATEboarding has been the largest, most respected skateboarding media outlet in the world for more than 30 years. Known widely by its mantra, skate & create, and delivering the most innovative photography, cutting-edge editorial, and top-notch videos, TransWorld SKATEboarding offers its audience an inside look at the skateboarding culture through its magazines, videos, events, and website. TransWorld SKATEboarding is published by TEN: Action/Outdoor, the world's leading action sports media company. TransWorld SKATEboarding can be found online at www.twskate.com.

About SuperVillain Studios
Founded in 2004, SuperVillain Studios is bent on CONQUERING THE WORLD! It's a daunting task, to say the least, so we also happen to develop videogames! Powered by the company's proprietary Automaton Engine, the SVS team has created a wide variety of games, ranging from original works, to major licensed properties. Our team is composed of experienced developers who hail from well-known companies such as Neversoft™, Blizzard™, and EA™, as well as talented young developers from programs such as Full Sail University™, The Art Institutes™, and Animation Mentor™. For more information, please visit http://www.svsgames.com or find us on Facebook and Twitter!

Press Contacts:
Abigail Murphy
SuperVillain Studios
650.438.2312
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Dawn Hamilton
KHPR for TEN: Action/Outdoor
310.295.1189
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