Concrete Software has the “Vid Kid”

  • Date: April 23, 2015
  • Posted by: Concrete Software

We are lucky to have Rawson Stovall designing games at Concrete Software! Check out this great article on Rawson and his impact on the video game industry!

Today, video game reviews are a way of life in the gaming world. But it wasn’t always like that.  In fact, in 1982 video game reviews were a rarity.  Despite the ongoing video game craze of the time, reviews of new and upcoming titles were relegated to a handful of monthly magazines that often went to print well after the game had hit store shelves.  One young man named Rawson Stovall aimed to change that.  At the tender age of 11-years-old, Stovall became the first syndicated video game reviewer in history, starting a column that spanned across video game generations and brought him to his own levels of fame. Read the full story on

Fall in love with card games all over again. Aces® Hearts 2.0 for Android has been released.

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Hearts is one of the most popular card games around the world. Aces® Hearts brings this timeless card game to Android with extra and opulent flare. Try and “Shoot the Moon” against 10 fun and friendly Heart players such as Elouise, Vladmimir, and Drucilla. Customized game points settings (50, 100, 200, 500) and 5 levels of difficulty make this a card game that you’ll enjoy playing over and over on your Android device. Don’t remember how to play Hearts or need a refresher? We have a step by step tutorials to make Aces® Hearts easy and fun for everyone!

Concrete Software Hires New Producer- Ty Burks

  • Date: February 24, 2015
  • Posted by: Concrete Software

Ty Bio

Concrete Software is happy to announce 8 year game veteran Ty Burks has joined Concrete Software in the role of Producer.

Before joining Concrete Software, Ty worked as a Game Artist and Gameplay Designer on several successful mobile games in the last few years, including the multi award-nominated Strata. Ty hopes to bring an innovative vision to Concrete’s upcoming titles. The majority of his career has been spent developing games with the Unity engine, touching every aspect of development from UX design to particle-based special effects.

Ty founded Wallride Games last year in Minneapolis, Minnesota developing 2D multiplayer indie games for Steam and consoles. Former clients include Disney and Warner Bros. He has also collaborated with several indie game studios. Ty is an active member in the local IGDA and enjoys sharing projects and presenting his work to the local gaming community throughout the year. In his free time, Ty develops tabletop games for fun.

Concrete Software releases NHL® Hockey Target Smash for iOS and Android

  • Date: January 8, 2015
  • Posted by: Concrete Software

Minneapolis, MN – January 8, 2015 – Concrete Software, developers of rock-solid mobile games, is excited to announce the release of NHL Hockey Target Smash™, available now in both the iTunes App Store and the Google Play Store!

Concrete Software has developed an engaging mobile game that brings casual players and avid hockey fans a National Hockey League game they can play anywhere. Building upon Concrete’s experience with their top-ranked mobile sports game, PBA Bowling Challenge, NHL Hockey Target Smash™ takes Concrete Software’s winning formula further with improved graphics, updated physics, and a robust tournament system.

In NHL Hockey Target Smash, players compete in timed shootouts against rival NHL® teams in multiple seasons and playoffs in the hopes of winning the Stanley Cup® Championship. NHL Hockey Target Smash features all 30 NHL teams, jersey personalization, realistic virtual players, stat tracking, and the ability to enhance skills and equipment throughout the game such as with unlockable sticks and pucks.

“Being from Minnesota — the state of hockey — we are ecstatic to bring an engaging hockey game to mobile devices,” said Keith Pichelman, CEO of Concrete Software. “NHL Hockey Target Smash translates the fast-paced, strategic, and competitive nature of hockey to be easily-accessible to all mobile players, including casual gamers and hardcore hockey fans.”

About Concrete Software

Since 2003, Concrete Software has been creating rock-solid games across all major mobile platforms, including iOS and Android. Their game PBA Bowling Challenge has nearly 11,000,000 downloads and is one of the top-ranked mobile sports games. Find out more at

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