You think you know Mahjongg? You don't know Staxx!
San Mateo, CA (PRWEB) May 26, 2012
Selectsoft, a California-based developer of family-friendly games, is pleased to announce that their Mac game Mahjongg Staxx has hit the Top 40 Board Games on the Mac App Store(SM). Featuring creative layouts, dazzling backgrounds and stacks of tiles—up to 24 layers per layout—the addictive game launched on the Mac App Store on April 23 and has quickly climbed the charts. Developed by Selectsoft in partnership with Teyon, Mahjongg Staxx joins Selectsoft's Mahjongg Platinum Evolution Edition as a top 100 game in the Puzzle and Board categories on the Mac App Store.
Mahjongg solitaire is a popular game of skill and patience enjoyed by millions of people around the world. As creator of one of the top-selling mahjongg games series according to NPD Techworld, Selectsoft has long experience developing fun mahjongg and solitaire games for the whole family. Mahjongg Staxx offers classic gameplay with a twist—up to 24 layers of tiles per layout. Easy-to-use 3D virtual views make it easier and quicker to find those hidden tiles to match in stacks and stacks of tiles, while four game modes offer more ways to play:
- Level-Based Adventure - Complete the challenge by solving multiple levels
- Bonus Power-Up - Special power-up tiles add an extra twist
- 2-Player Challenge - Play across a network
- Solitaire - Enjoy pure mahjongg strategy
In addition to the regular game modes, four game variants provide even more playing choice. Make matches of 3 or more tiles by swapping pieces on an endless board in Kumika. Memory challenges players to remember the location of matches, while Waterfalls requires strategy as gravity changes the board. Or find a path to connect and clear matching tiles in Four Rivers.
Along with multiple game modes, Mahjongg Staxx also features next-generation 3D play, exclusive game editors and more. Play with the largest collection of tile sets and layouts ever, or import photos to create custom tile sets and layouts for a unique personalized experience. Customize tile sets and layouts with easy-to-use editors, or choose from a huge collection of decorative tile sets and over 1 million preset layouts. With stacks and stacks of tiles, creative layouts, and gorgeous backgrounds, it's amazing mahjongg fun like never before.
About Mahjongg Staxx:
You think you know Mahjongg? You don't know Staxx! Mahjongg Staxx is mahjongg fun, multiplied! Enjoy creative layouts, dazzling backgrounds and up to 24 layers of tiles per layout. Customize your tile sets and layouts with easy-to-use editors, or just choose from a huge collection of decorative tile sets and over 1 million preset layouts. With incredible eye-catching tiles stacked to the max, it's a whole new way to play mahjongg!
- Up to 24 layers per layout
- Over 1 million layouts
- Unlimited game variations
- Change tile thickness and tile set on-the-fly
- 3D backgrounds
- Huge collection of tile sets
- Tile set creator, layout editor and game variation creator
Choose Your Favorite Mode:
- Adventure: Advance level by level
- Bonus: Special power-up tiles add to the excitement
- 2-Player: Challenge across a network
- Solitaire: Classic mahjongg solitaire fun
- Kumika: Make matches by swapping tiles
- Waterfalls: Match adjacent tiles as the board shifts
- Four Rivers: Connect matching tiles across the board
- Memory: Can you remember where the matches are?
Headquartered in San Mateo, California, Selectsoft is a leading developer of family-friendly games and apps, creating best-selling games for iOS, consoles, Android, Mac and PC. It's also one of the largest independent publishers of PC and Mac software, featuring licensed content from Broderbund, Disney, The Learning Company and many more. For almost 20 years, Selectsoft has been dedicated to providing affordable, fun entertainment for the whole family. Visit http://www.selectsoft.com to learn more.
Teyon is a successful developer and publisher of interactive entertainment for all leading platforms. Established in 2006 in Poland, the company is focused on the development of high-quality video games and software. Teyon has created best-selling games for Nintendo DSi™ and Wii™, PC, Mac, iPhone®/iPad® and more, including the well-received puzzle games Robot Rescue and Ball Fighter.