Atari Launches Roller Coaster Tycoon for Android

NEW YORK — Atari, one of the world’s best known video game makers, announced the Android launch of RollerCoaster Tycoon Touch.

Now available for download in the Google Play store, RollerCoaster Tycoon Touch is the latest installment of the  RollerCoaster Tycoon franchise, allowing players to design, customize and share their greatest park creations in full 3D for the first time on mobile.

The Android launch comes on the heels of critical acclaim garnered by the RollerCoaster Tycoon Touch version on iPhone, iPad and iPod touch – which secured more than 4 million downloads and 50 million sessions of play in just the first two weeks, in addition to a feature on the App Store as the No. 1 free-to-play app. The early success has continued with the Android version, which is now featured as one of the New + Updated Games in the Google Play store.

It’s never been easier to create, build, manage and share beautiful 3D theme parks. In RollerCoaster Tycoon Touch, players utilize card packs full of coasters, rides, decorations and more to create dream parks, complete missions, and upgrade buildings from simple to sky-high. RollerCoaster Tycoon Touch also features an innovative, touch-control coaster creator, which encourages players to effortlessly design coasters. Creativity is essential as players build the most imaginative theme parks by mastering key gameplay features, including:

  • Card Packs: Create fun, wild and imaginative parks by collecting card packs full of exciting rides and coasters. Level-up, complete Missions and visit the Card Shop to collect new cards, diversifying your park’s coasters, rides, scenery and missions.
  • Coaster Builder: Easily build wooden, hyper, iron and steel coasters, tracks, supports and stations with the user-friendly spline-based coaster and track editor.
  • Park Attractions & Management: Customize your dream park and delight guests with a selection of over 100 different flat rides, decorations, paths, restaurants, and shops. Create, manage and grow a successful park by maintaining peak satisfaction levels on activities, park value, revenue, and decorations.

“As the most beautiful and engaging way for RollerCoaster Tycoon fans to experience the beloved game on mobile, RollerCoaster Tycoon Touch provides both new and more seasoned players an opportunity to experience the franchise in 3D on the small screen for the first time,” said Fred Chesnais, Chief Executive Officer, Atari. “As we continue to grow and shape the RollerCoaster Tycoonuniverse, bringing innovative and out-of-the-box player experiences to mobile will be a great opportunity to expand the franchise and bolster the brand to new audiences.”

Developed by Nvizzio Creations, the free-to-play title is available now on the Google Play store for Android devices as well as on the App Store for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.

Atari has offices in New York and Paris.