GREE's ‘Batman & The Flash: Hero Run’ Races Past Two Million Downloads in 20 Days of Global Release - Action-Packed Endless Runner Coming Soon to Amazon -
Jun. 19, 2014
GREE today announced that Batman & The Flash: Hero Run, its free-to-play mobile game for iPhone, iPad, iPod touch and Android devices licensed by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, surpassed two million downloads in 20 days of its May 23, 2014 global release.*
Combining the fast-paced fun of endless runners with the strategy of RPG and card collection, Batman & The Flash: Hero Run offers DC Comics fans a chance to play as and against some of their favorite heroes and most hated villains. Players jump into the role of Batman in Gotham City or The Flash in Gorilla City as they collect coins and duck and dodge armies of twisted clown thugs or hostile gorillas. Gamers will have to equip themselves with high-tech weapons and gadgets, such as the never-before-seen Batman Wing Armor, to stay ahead of their enemies as they maneuver their way through crime-ridden city streets. Players will also be able to collect various character cards that can be fused and upgraded to unlock new and unique powers and abilities for their favorite character. The game also gives fans the chance to play as some of the DC Comics universe’s most evil foes including The Joker, Catwoman, and Gorilla Grodd.
Batman & The Flash: Hero Run includes social features like global leaderboards and Facebook integration, allowing players from around the world to compete with each other and brag about their achievements. GREE is considering releasing one or more localized versions of Batman & The Flash: Hero Run in additional markets and the game is scheduled for release on Amazon soon.
Batman & The Flash: Hero Run is available for free in selected countries and regions from the App Store on iPhone, iPad and iPod touch or at www.AppStore.com.
The game is also available in selected countries and regions on Google Play ™ at Batman & The Flash: Hero Run - Android Apps on Google Play.
To download game assets, including screenshots and art, visit here: Batman & The Flash: Hero Run Materials.
For more information on Batman & The Flash: Hero Run, visit the game's Facebook page.
Title art of Batman & The Flash: Hero Run
Screenshots of Batman & The Flash: Hero Run
About DC Entertainment
DC Entertainment, home to iconic brands DC Comics (Superman, Batman, Green Lantern, Wonder Woman, The Flash), Vertigo (Sandman, Fables) and MAD, is the creative division charged with strategically integrating its content across Warner Bros. Entertainment and Time Warner. DC Entertainment works in concert with many key Warner Bros. divisions to unleash its stories and characters across all media, including but not limited to film, television, consumer products, home entertainment and interactive games. Publishing thousands of comic books, graphic novels and magazines each year, DC Entertainment is the largest English-language publisher of comics in the world.
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About Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, a division of Warner Bros. Home Entertainment, Inc., is a premier worldwide publisher, developer, licensor and distributor of entertainment content for the interactive space across all platforms, including console, handheld, mobile and PC-based gaming for both internal and third party game titles.
About GREE, Inc.
GREE is a global mobile social company with businesses that include social gaming, social media, advertising, licensing and merchandising, and venture capital. Established in December 2004, GREE created the world's first mobile social game in 2007 and today is a global leader in free-to-play, reaching audiences around the world with its portfolio of first-party and partner titles. GREE has studios in Tokyo, San Francisco, Vancouver, and Seoul, and is listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange (3632).