Dhoom:3 game debuts on Windows Phone
Slick graphics, cool cops and superbikes, mean streets and a tenacious anti-hero - Dhoom
Developed by 99Games Online Private Limited in collaboration with Yash Raj Films Private Limited (YRF), Dhoom:3 The Game launched exclusively on Windows Phone on Friday.
An endless 3D racing game where the player dons the digital avatar of Aamir Khan's character in the movie (slated for release on Dec 20), is chased by Abhishek Bachchan and Uday Chopra, who play two cool cops.
To get into the characters' skin and onto their bikes, all one needs to do is download the game from the Windows Phone Store here: http://aka.ms/Dhoom3.
"With Dhoom:3 The Game, we have pushed the boundaries of mobile gameplay. The game delivers amazingly slick graphics and an immersive action-packed gameplay for Windows Phone users," said Rohit Sobti, Vice President - Licensing and Merchandising, YRF.
"Thrilling action on cool superbikes, cops and robbers zipping through mean obstacle-ridden streets, true-to-life graphics - Dhoom:3 The Game is terrific and will keep you hooked for sure," said Vineet Durani, Director - Windows Phone Business Group, Microsoft Corporation India Pvt. Ltd.
"In the last few months, we have launched a slew of exclusive apps such as IRCTC. With Dhoom:3 The Game launching first on Windows, we are extremely excited that Windows Phone is a partner of choice for consumers and developers," he added.
Rohith Bhat, CEO, 99Games Online Pvt. Ltd. said, "Dhoom:3 The Game is the first mobile game we have developed since we signed a multi-year, multi-title licensing agreement with YRF Licensing, for developing and publishing mobile games based on the Dhoom franchise."
The Windows Phone Store offers more than 175,000 apps and has seen two billion global downloads of apps and games till date.
Set against the backdrop of Chicago, the game opens with a heist by the character played by Aamir Khan.
He then needs to dodge the crime-fighting duo comprising ACP Jai Dixit and Ali (Abhishek Bachchan and Uday Chopra).
What ensues is a thrilling, action-packed chase on super bikes through the mean streets of Chicago.
To win, players have to overcome heavy traffic and dodge obstacles, collect coins and achieve the maximum score.
(Posted on 25-10-2013)