Halfbrick has announced that Jetpack Joyride has been downloaded over 1 million times on the PS3 and PS Vita.
Halfbrick is well known for their simple, but fun gaming apps. Jetpack Joyride was a hige success when it launched on iOS and Android devices and has once again found huge success on Sony’s PS3 console and PS Vita handheld console. The game, available through the PlayStation Network on either device, has been downloaded over 1 million times.
“It’s been another incredible month for Jetpack Joyride,” said Phil Larsen, Halfbrick’s Chief Marketing Officer. “Player support has been sensational, proving without a doubt that Barry Steakfries is a perfect match for the PS3 and Vita!”
“We want to extend a massive thanks to the dedicated team at Big Ant for bringing Jetpack Joyride to Sony’s passionate and thriving online community. Our amazing fans continue to exceed expectations, paving the way for more exciting releases further down the line.”
Halfbrick have just released a new update for the PS Vita version. New features include Twitter support, performance upgrades and tons of new user customization options.
Players play as Barry, a down on his luck type of guy. One day, Barry seizes the opportunity to turn his life into an adventure by capturing a jetpack from the depths of Legitimate Research and makes his escape. The player will guide Barry through the halls of Legitimate Research in an attempt to escape.
Jetpack Joyride can be downloaded on PS3, PS Vita, iOS and select Android devices now.