EightPixelsSquare top the charts with their iOS-exclusive classic arcade football game
- Classic, 90’s inspired soccer hit becomes most downloaded free app in the Apple App Store during its launch weekend
- Retro Soccer surges past social media giants WhatsApp, Snapchat, Instagram and Facebook
- Over half a million downloads in the first 3 days, with additional Top 10s in USA, Canada, Australia, Germany, Spain and Italy
EightPixelsSquare have kicked off the spring season to a blazing start, with their release RETRO SOCCER topping the iOS league table in the UK and France during its opening weekend. The classic arcade football game became the most downloaded free app in Apple’s App Store in both territories following its March 23rd launch, surpassing the likes of WhatsApp, Snapchat, Instagram and Facebook.
As well as its UK and France success, RETRO SOCCER was one of the Top 3 games in most European territories, including Germany, Spain and Italy, and also hit the Top 10 games charts in the USA, Canada and Australia.
Mat Sneap, VP and co-founder of EightPixelsSquare, says “We couldn’t be more thrilled to see Retro Soccer climb up to the top of the UK and French charts in just a few days, with so many other players also joining in from around the world. It’s testament to the hard work that the team have put into the game. We’re delighted that our reinvention of classic soccer gameplay for the touch generation has been such a hit. We look forward to continue building on this success, further tuning Retro Soccer into an even finer beast with added challenges and features.”
RETRO SOCCER is a modern version of the soccer games you used to play, and it’s in a league of its own. Featuring fast-paced gameplay, retro-inspired 3D visuals, brutal hard hitting tackles, and intuitive touch controls. Battle your way through hundreds of challenges, World Trophy competitions and full league seasons, as you collect your favorite soccer legends to create your All-Star dream team. RETRO SOCCER also lets you share video of your epic goals and broadcast live gameplay to the world as you play!
Get stuck in within seconds, and join in the fun with the instant classic that everyone’s talking about! RETRO SOCCER is the football game you’ve been missing, and it’s available to download today for free.
Apple App Store: bit.ly/retrosoccerios