Last month, Rovio, the Finnish entertainment company behind the Angry Birds franchise, announced that it would be publishing titles made by third-party developers under its Rovio Stars banner. Today, Rovio Stars’ debut release has made its way to iOS in the form of Icebreaker: A Viking Voyage.
Developed by London-based Nitrome Ltd., Icebreaker: A Viking Voyage is essentially an expanded, iOS-optimized edition of the award-winning Icebreaker Flash game.
Like the wildly popular game that put Rovio on the map, Icebreaker: A Viking Voyage is a physics-based puzzle game characterized by a delightfully offbeat brand of humor.
In the game, you have to slice through ice in order to save stranded Vikings from trolls, traps, and other trials and tribulations.
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Icebreaker: A Viking Voyage has the following “cool” features:
- 95 action-packed levels in three different lands!
- Beautifully immersive world filled with vikings, trolls, deadly theme park rides, and looooots of ice!
- Use special god powers to speed through tricky levels!
- Side quests!
- Unlockable secrets!
- Epic final bosses, including the gigantic Mountain Troll and his legendary indigestion!
Following this release, Rovio Stars is set to launch Tiny Thief, a medieval stealth-based puzzle adventure game created by Barcelona-based 5 Ants.