Glu Mobile Launches Kendall & Kylie Game for iOS and Android
Posted on February 20, 2016
Glu Mobile has announced the launch of the Kendall & Kylie game. The game features the voice and virtual likenesses of Kendall and Kylie Jenner.Glu is publicly traded game developer. They also publish the Kim Kardashian: Hollywood mobile game and they are hoping for similar success with Kendall & Kylie. Fortune reports that Kim's game has brought in $100 million in revenues since it launched in 2014. Glu also has a Katy Perry game and recently cut a deal with Taylor Swift for a mobile game.
In Kendall & Kyle players get to personalize their character. Some of the options include hair, makeup, outfit, accessories and facial expression. You then start a life in fashion and media with Kendall and Kylie as your friends and mentors.
The game itself is free. Glu makes money through in-app purchases. Some of the top in-app purchases listed on the iTunes store listing include gems packs and cash stacks.
Kendall says in a statement, "When Kylie and I were approached with the opportunity to create our own mobile game, we both jumped at the chance. We grew up playing console and PC games so we feel really lucky to have a game of our own!"
Kylie adds, "It was so much fun to be a cameo in Kim's mobile game last year. Seeing all the hard work it takes to build a game from the ground up has been an awesome experience. I love the way it turned out and I can't wait for everyone to play!"
The iTunes page for Kendall & Kylie can be found here. It is designed for both the iPhone and the iPad. The Google Player version is available here. Here is a teaser for the new game: