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Tapinator's "Angry Shark Simulator" Launches on Google Play

NEW YORK, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tapinator, Inc. (OTC: TAPM) today announced that its game, "Angry Shark Simulator," has launched on Google Play. The game is a new and innovative spin on Tapinator's 3D simulator engine. 

To coincide with this year's Shark Week, beginning August 10th, Tapinator has released its latest game Angry Shark Simulator for the Android mobile platform. Shark Week is a television event hosted by the Discovery Channel, which originally attempted to raise awareness for the species by portraying live footage of the animal. Since then it has morphed into a cultural trend, and is now the longest-running program event on cable. A large portion of Shark Week's relevance comes from viral marketing on social networks.

Drawing inspiration from Shark Week and pop culture focused on sharks, such as films, Tapinator set out to create a game in which the user plays as a shark, and harnesses its almost mythological awesomeness. Each level consists of an amazing 3D environment, which must be traversed in order to find unwitting victims to eat, as well as the pesky hunters who attempt to rid the waters of your menace. To take a bite and try out Angry Shark Simulator, please navigate to the Google Play Store: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tapinator.angry.sharksimulator3D.

The game is coming soon to iOS and the Amazon App Store.

To view Tapinator's portfolio, please navigate to the iOS, Google Play, or Amazon App Store and search for "Tapinator." Or, for a full listing of Tapinator games with links to each app store, please go to Tapinator.com.

About Tapinator

Tapinator (OTC: TAPM) is a developer and publisher of mobile games on the iOS, Google Play, and Amazon platforms. The Company focuses on operating its own titles, publishing properties where it holds substantial ownership positions, and making strategic investments into promising mobile companies. Tapinator's owned and operated portfolio includes over 40 mobile gaming titles that, collectively, have over 23 million users. A number of these titles have risen to the top of the mobile leaderboard charts and have been featured by the Apple, Google, and Amazon App Stores.  Founded in 2013, Tapinator is headquartered in New York, with a major office located in Lahore, Pakistan. For a full listing of Tapinator game titles, please go to Tapinator.com. For further financial information on the Company, please go to OTCMarkets.com/stock/TAPM. For live updates, please like us on Facebook at facebook.com/Tapinator or follow us on Twitter at twitter.com/Tapinator.

Forward Looking Statements:

Statements in this press release that are not purely historical facts, including statements regarding Tapinator's beliefs, expectations, intentions or strategies for the future, may be "forward-looking statements" under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1996. Such statements consist of any statement other than a recitation of historical fact and can be identified by the use of forward-looking terminology such as "plan", "may", "expect", "anticipate", "intend", "estimate" or "continue" or the negative thereof or other variations thereof or comparable terminology. The reader is cautioned that all forward-looking statements are speculative, and there are certain risks and uncertainties that could cause actual events or results to differ from those referred to in such forward-looking statements. This disclosure highlights some of the important risks regarding our business. Specifically, the reader should not place undue reliance on statements regarding our ability to develop future games that will rise to the top of leaderboard charts or make successful future strategic investments. Additionally, there are number of other risk factors relating to our business more fully explained identified by us in our filings with the OTC Markets, which are available through http://www.otcmarkets.com.

Contact:

Tapinator Investor Relations
[email protected]
+1-914-930-6232

SOURCE Tapinator, Inc.

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