Collectible Card-Battling Game, Featuring 450+ Cards with Current and
Legendary NHL Players, Debuts New Event-Based Mode, Season Chat, Daily
Rewards and More
NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–2K
today announced a slate of new enhancements and gameplay additions to NHL®
SuperCard, the engaging NHL® collectible card-battling game
available for download free of charge on iOS and Android devices.
Featuring cover athlete Zach Parise – NHL All-Star, 2014 U.S. Olympic
Team Captain and left wing for the Minnesota Wild – NHL SuperCard challenges
players to build teams comprising current and legendary NHL players,
train them to their full potential, battle on the ice in exhibition
games and test their skill in both season and rivals-based action. The
game currently holds an average rating of 4.5/5 stars on the App Store
for iOS devices, as well as 4/5 stars on Google Play.**
Offering more than 450 cards featuring current and legendary NHL players
in active circulation, with each card representing one of seven
different rarity levels, NHL SuperCard offers a wealth of
collectible content, extensive replay value and opportunities to
purchase individual card packs. In addition, through its new update
released today, NHL SuperCard players can now experience Road
to the Stanley® Cup, the game’s second event mode, as well as
participate in season chats, earn daily login rewards and take advantage
of new pack sales offers.
“As the face of NHL SuperCard, it’s been fun
sharing something I love with hockey fans and gamers in a way they’ve
never experienced before,” said Zach Parise. “The features being added
are a great way to extend that experience but also attract new fans to
this easy to play, fun and addictive game.”
“NHL SuperCard has been a positive step forward in
extending 2K’s portfolio of card-battling mobile entertainment
experiences,” said Harley Howe, Co-Studio Head at Cat Daddy Games.
“Hockey and collectible card-battling game fans now have even more
opportunities to embrace virtual NHL action on their mobile devices,
anywhere and at any time.”
The latest NHL SuperCard update offers the following items:
ROAD TO THE STANLEY® CUP – Compete against opponents, gain
points and unlock cards in the game’s second event-based mode;
SEASON CHAT – Communicate with other players throughout current
DAILY LOGIN REWARDS – Log in to play a certain number of times
each month and unlock new cards;
NEW PACK SALE OFFERS – Take advantage of individual pack sales
in the game’s Get Cards menu.
Additional NHL SuperCard features include the following:
EXTENSIVE ROSTER – Explore a lineup of more than 450 current
and legendary NHL players, including NHL SuperCard cover
athlete Zach Parise alongside Paul Coffey, Doug Gilmour, Brett Hull,
Cam Neely, Jacques Plante, Felix Potvin, Luc Robitaille, Jeremy
Roenick and Scott Stevens;
QUICK GAME – Participate in quick battle games and add new
players to starting lineups;
SEASON MODE – Compete against others in week-long NHL season
simulations and earn significant rewards;
RIVALS CLASH EVENTS – Pick a side and join likeminded players
to compete against rivals for rewards;
PLAYER TRAINING – Train player cards in playmaking, stick
handling, focus and skating to perform at their maximum potential;
CARD ENHANCEMENTS – Increase player ratings through acquisition
of various enhancement-driven cards.
Developed by Cat Daddy Games in conjunction with Visual Concepts, both
2K studios, NHL SuperCard is available now for free
download on the App Store for iOS devices, including the iPhone®, iPad®
and iPod Touch®, as well as the Google Play Store and Amazon Appstore
for Android™ devices.
2K is a wholly owned publishing label of Take-Two Interactive Software,
Inc. (NASDAQ: TTWO).
NHL® SuperCard is an Officially Licensed Product of the NHL and NHLPA.
NHLPA and the NHLPA logo are trademarks of the National Hockey League
Players’ Association. © NHLPA. All Rights Reserved.
NHL, the NHL Shield, and word mark and image of the Stanley Cup are
registered trademarks of the National Hockey League. © NHL. All Rights
** As of December 2, 2015
About Take-Two Interactive Software
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Founded in 2005, 2K develops and publishes interactive entertainment
globally for console systems, handheld gaming systems and personal
computers, including smartphones and tablets, which are delivered
through physical retail, digital download, online platforms and cloud
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