SPYR's Plucky Rush is Now Ranked among the Top 50 New Free Games in the Google Play Store
DENVER, June 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- SPYR, INC. (OTCQB: SPYR), a holding company with wholly owned subsidiaries in the digital publishing and advertising industry, mobile game and app development industry, and the food service industry, today announced that Plucky Rush, the second mobile game released by SPYR's wholly owned subsidiary, SPYR APPS, LLC, is now ranked in the top 50 new free games in the Google Play store and in the top 200 out of all free games.
SPYR announced the launch of Plucky Rush in the Google Play store two weeks ago. In that time Plucky Rush has grown rapidly in popularity and is now ranked in the top 50 new free games in the Play Store. This is due to a number of factors including the fact that Plucky Rush garnered over 50,000 downloads in its first two weeks of release (https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.spyrapps.pluckyrush) and total installs are still climbing. Currently, almost 40% of Plucky Rush players on Android return to play multiple times. In addition to having an increasing number of downloads, Plucky Rush received over 300 comments and ratings in its first two weeks and has maintained at least a 4 star rating.
James R. Thompson, CEO of SPYR states, "In an age of short attention spans and increasing competition, we have managed to pull out a winner with our second game, Plucky Rush. We are ecstatic over the success of the game so far. The success of Plucky Rush tells us that we are on the right track in continuing to develop mobile games and we don't intend to stop with Plucky Rush."
SPYR, INC. is a holding company that through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Franklin Networks, Inc., is engaged in digital publishing and advertising operations, and through its wholly-owned subsidiary SPYR APPS, LLC, is engaged in mobile application and game development. SPYR, INC. also owns and operates an "American Diner" theme restaurant located in the Philadelphia International Airport in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania called "Eat at Joe's®" through its other wholly-owned subsidiary, E.A.J.: PHL Airport Inc. The Company is currently exploring opportunities for additional acquisitions in these and other verticals, including mobile application and game development, in order expand its holdings, to drive and increase revenue and to generate profits and build value for shareholders.
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