Square Enix, Inc. the publisher of SQUARE ENIX® interactive entertainment products in the Americas and Barnstorm Games, today announce American Mensa Academy™, the ultimate brain training game, is now available for iPhone®, iPod® touch, iPad® and the new iPad mini™, priced at $4.99.
Created in collaboration with Mensa, the renowned global high IQ society, American Mensa Academy is chock-full of fun and stimulating mini-games and challenges. The questions featured throughout the game are directly inspired by those attempting to join Mensa.
“With American Mensa Academy on iOS, people of all ages can take on a range of fun tests and challenges that really get your brain cells working; with charming visuals and easy touch screen controls thrown into the package, there’s no better way to test your brain power” said Ian Livingstone, Life President – Eidos.
“We are excited to announce with Square Enix the launch of American Mensa Academy on iOS. Now the most colorful and enjoyable brain training experience is available to more players to use in a convenient and portable form,” stated Simon Jeffrey, CEO of Barnstorm Games.
Packed with brain-stimulating questions spanning Numeracy, Language, Logic, Memory, and Visual categories, players can jump straight into Play mode, or hone their abilities in Coach mode before taking on the Test to discover their Mensa Academy score. Exclusive to Apple iOS devices, players can share their Mensa Academy score certificate via a variety of social networking channels, e-mail and SMS.
“Our goal is to engage the public and invite them to take the next step toward becoming a part of our organization,” said Pamela Donahoo, Executive Director of American Mensa. “This partnership provides an excellent opportunity for a wide audience to preview the Mensa test-taking experience in a virtual environment.”
For more information about American Mensa Academy, visit: americanmensaacademy.com/us. American Mensa Academy is developed by Silverball Studios and Barnstorm Games and published by Square Enix.
American Mensa Academy is also currently available for Windows PC platforms.
About American Mensa
Mensa® is a worldwide organization for people with IQs in the top two percent. You may take an admissions test from a certified proctor to find out if you qualify for membership. Tests and results are scored by Mensa and kept confidential.
In some countries, you may also submit scores from a test you have taken in the past. Some countries will accept a score in the top two percent on an accepted, standardized intelligence test to fulfill the membership requirement.