Jetpack Joyride

Jetpack Joyride hits 2 million downloads on PlayStation Mobile

Launched last November on Sony’s service and made free a month later, Halfbrick’s Jetpack Joyride has hit the 2-million download mark, according to Joystiq. The game is wildly popular on all platforms; on Google Play it’s been downloaded more than ten million times. This is a good sign for Sony, because it means folks are […]

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  • Jetpack Joyride has been downloaded one million times through PSN

    Halfbrick has announced that Jetpack Joyride has been downloaded one million times on PS3. The free-to-play title was released in September 2011 on iOS before being released through PSN. “We want to extend a massive thanks to the dedicated team at Big Ant for bringing Jetpack Joyride to Sony’s passionate and thriving online community,” Phil […]

  • Halfbrick iOS promo offers Fruit Ninja, Jetpack Joyride for free

    Australia indie Halfbrick is throwing potentially the thriftiest iOS store promotion ever, with a selection of excellent iOS titles available for absolutely zero dollars. For the privilege of parting with exactly no cash, you can grab Age of Zombies, Age of Zombies: Anniversary, Blast Off, Fruit Ninja, Fruit Ninja HD, Fruit Ninja: Puss in Boots, […]

  • Jetpack Joyride hits North American PSN this week

    Jetpack Joyride will release in North America on PSN this week, Halfbrick has announced. The game has been download over 35 million downloads worldwide since release on Facebook and iOS. The minis version of the game comes with a free unlocked Sansei look and Traditional Jetpack, a free activated Head Start and Quick Revive as […]

  • Limbo, Jetpack Joyride, and others walk away with Apple Design Awards

    PlayDead’s Limbo and Halfbrick’s Jetpack Joyride have both walked away with the Apple Design Awards at the giant’s Worldwide Developer Conference.

  • Jetpack Joyride goes into beta on Facebook, iOS version downloaded 25M times

    Halfbrick has launched Jetpack Joyride on Facebook. Currently in beta, the game will allow players to complete with their Facebook buddies and post screenshots to their pages. You can participate in the beta version of the game through here. The firm also announced the iOS version of the game has been downloaded 25 million times. […]

  • RIM pushing for heavier BlackBerry games presence with Sonic, Jetpack Joyride, more

    RIM is set to make a heavier games presence for BlackBerry devices. The company’s head of gaming Anders Jeppsson tweeted from BlackBerry World big titles that are set to arrive to PlayBook and Blackberry 10, including Sonic 4: Episode 1, Jetpack Joyride, the just-released Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light and more. Thanks, Engadget.

  • New Jetpack Joyride update introduces 15 new gadgets

    Halfbrick will release update 1.3 for Jetpack Joyride soon, the company has said. The update will come with 15 new gadgets, including a Coin Magnet of sorts. There’s a video of the update in an animated short below, via Joystiq.

  • Jetpack Joyride update 1.3 adds gadgets

    Halfbrick has released a video for Jetpack Joyride update 1.3 update which will bring some gadgets into the game. Two of these provide special abilities which will net more coins. The Ezy-Dodge Missile will slow missiles down to be avoided more easily and Fancy shoes called Air Barrys will Mr.SteakFries jump over obstacles easier. At […]

  • Jetpack Joyride downloaded 13 millions times since going F2P

    Halfbrick has noted massive growth for Jetpack Joyride since making the iOS game free late last year.

  • PSA: Jetpack Joyride is free today

    One of the most critically lauded games of the year on the App Store is now available free of charge. Halfbrick’s latest opus has even been considered by a few outlets as a game of the year contender. So if the $0.99 barrier to entry was just too much for your pocketbook to handle then […]

  • GDC 2012 to include lectures on Diablo III, Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City

    The first lectures for GDC 2012’s Main Conference have been announced, and include a look at the art of Diablo III, a postmortem on Halfbrick’s Jetpack Joyride, and Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City’s visuals and animation.

  • Jetpack Joyride gets free update, adds bonus unlockables

    Halfbrick have released a free update for its popular iOS title Jetpack Joyride.

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