KUALA LUMPUR (27 June 2014) – Mediasoft Entertainment today officially unveiled Jump Smash™ Legend, the latest addition to the successful 3D badminton simulation mobile game franchise, Jump Smash™. The badminton based simulation mobile game franchise features high quality 3D graphic, outstanding character designs, and intuitive gameplay that had received high approval rating from users with over 4 million downloads worldwide. Jump Smash™ was recently awarded with “Certificate of Merit” in the “Games and Edutainment” category at Asia Smartphone Apps Contest & Summit 2014.
Jump Smash™ Legend features 32 characters inspired by world renowned players from Malaysia, China, Indonesia, Korea, Japan and others. With brand new interface offering 3 playing modes, players will face exciting new challenges as they progress through practice, exhibition and tournament mode. Success in defeating the opponents will be rewarded with new characters, championship title and other exciting rewards.
“We are very pleased and excited about the release of Jump Smash™ Legend. With all the new game play features and exciting new characters, we are confident that users will be enjoying this game as much as we enjoyed making it,” says Havene Liew, Managing Director of Mediasoft Entertainment.
According to Havene, the decision to produce Jump Smash™ Legend is only natural after the successful launch of Jump Smash™ lite version in September 2013 which garnered over 4 million downloads within six months. “Jump Smash™ Legend is a reward we would like to present to our fans for being very supportive of our games, we look forward to produce more high quality games to satisfy the needs of our users,” he added.
Apart from the recognizable characters, Jump Smash™ Legend also features several major badminton arenas such as the Putra Stadium (Malaysia), Wuhan Stadium (China), Wembley Stadium (England) and two special sponsored arena called Moxian Arena and Nokia Arena. An exclusive Legend Arena was included as homage to former Malaysia national player, Ong Ewe Hock who is the ambassador of Jump Smash™ Legend. Players will have to face Ong Ewe Hock in the ultimate final battle in order to be a legend themselves.
Also present was Ng Wan Peng, Chief Operating Officer of Multimedia Development Corporation (MDeC). “As the custodian of national ICT agenda, we are very pleased with the achievement of MSC Status Company like Mediasoft Entertainment. As we aspire to elevate our digital content industry, we must continuously look at new areas of growth and explore more opportunities for our local players to monetize their digital creation. With the increasing number of smartphone usage worldwide, there are lucrative business opportunities for Malaysian mobile game content developers, we hope more local developers will take this opportunity to create a viable source of income for their businesses,” says Ng Wan Peng.
Jump Smash™ Legend is available on Windows Phone, iOS and Android platforms. The game is free to download with in-app-purchase (IAP) options, players may use this feature to purchase digital items to help them progress in the game faster. The introduction of PlayerTags feature will enable players to climb the rank in Jump Smash™ Cross Platforms World Ranking and game progress to be saved to cloud servers.