Russian game developers became the leader in sales in Android Market

Game Cut the Ropenbsp; (laquo; slit verevkuraquo ;) created by Russian programmers twin brothers Semyon and Efim Voinov, a week after the appearance of the list of proposals online store Android Market has become a leader in sales. According to Michael Lalin, chairman of the board Zeptolab, developed the game, Cut the Rope, which appeared in the Android Market on July 1 by the end of last week, was downloaded 45 million times, including 9 million downloads a paid version.



In AppStore game Cut the Rope came 4nbsp; October 2010nbsp; city and already in the first 10nbsp; days were loaded 1nbsp; million copies of its paid version.

The game is very simple. The player is required to feed the ever-hungry monster fun, cutting the rope with hanging candy so that they fall straight into his mouth.

Zeptolab company founded by brothers Semyon and Efim Voinov. In financing the development Cut the Rope investment fund participated Kite Ventures. Size of the investment was not disclosed. laquo; This is the most successful (game) project in the mobile market in Russia and one of the top in mireraquo;, nbsp; mdash; said founder developer of computer igrnbsp; Nival Networknbsp; Sergey Orlovsky.

In March, Cut the Rope has received the prestigious British Academy of Film and Television (BAFTA) nbsp; nomination laquo; Best handheld game of 2010 godaraquo; ahead in the fight for the first place game God of War: Ghost of Sparta, LEGO Harry Potter: Years 1-4, Professor Layton and the Lost Future, Sonic Colours and Super Scribblenauts.