99Games, a leading developer and publisher of free-to-play mobile games, today announced the release of a major update to its flagship game, Star Chef, marking the 3rd year anniversary of the game. Star Chef was first launched worldwide on the App Store for the iPhone and iPad devices in August 2014. Since then, the game has achieved remarkable success, having generated over 15 million downloads, 500K ratings and a social community size of over 300K making it one of the most successful global stories from an India based studio.
“Star Chef has a dedicated fan following, mostly females who love food and cooking. We’re delighted to be rolling out this update as a token of gratitude to all our customers who’ve been with us since the game’s inception 3 years ago!” said Rohith Bhat, CEO of 99Games. “With this new update, we’ve invested a lot of time and effort in re-architecting the game with the main intention of getting incremental updates twice as fast. I’m incredibly proud of the highly engaging content our team continues to deliver. With this new update, we’ve lined up exciting events and contests to make Star Chef the premium gaming destination for all food lovers” he added.