News and Press releases

April 18, 2018

MAG Interactive AB (publ) presents interim report Sep 2017 – Feb 2018

April 3, 2018

Challenge Your Friends in ‘Backpacker Arena’ - Launching in Denmark

Publisher MAG Interactive together with developer Qiiwi Interactive today announced the launch of Backpacker Arena, a new feature of their travel trivia game Backpacker. This feature allows players to challenge each other, chat and compete for placements on top lists. In the first phase of the launch, Backpacker Arena will be activated only for players in Denmark for evaluation and quality assurance.

March 29, 2018

‘Word Domination’ to Launch on Mobile Stores This Spring

An Exciting Take On a Classic Word-Forming Formula With a Twist

February 5, 2018

Expansion of Word Domination soft launch

MAG Interactive’s new game Word Domination now steps into the Swedish market following the initial soft launch on the test markets Australia, Canada and Thailand. This is an expansion of an ongoing soft launch, which means that the game is still being optimized and evaluated before a potential decision to launch globally.

February 1, 2018

‘Backpacker’ Connects Over One Million Travel Trivia Fans

Join a Globetrotting Adventure Around the World and Awaken Your Inner Trivia Guru

January 17, 2018

Strong growth in active players following acquisition

Interim Report sept – nov 2017 MAG Interactive

January 17, 2018

MAG Interactive’s subsidiary FEO Media will reduce its operation with 25 employees

After the acquisition of FEO Media in November 2017 MAG Interactive initiated a review of the organization working with the game Quiz Duel.

January 5, 2018

Over-Allotment Option not exercised and end of the stabilization period

December 18, 2017

MAG Stabilization update

December 12, 2017

MAG Interactive: Backpacker ™ now launched on Facebook.

Backpacker ™ is now playable on Facebook via web browser. 

December 8, 2017

Strong interest in MAG Interactive’s listing on Nasdaq First North Premier – trading commences today

November 27, 2017

MAG Interactive publishes prospectus in connection with the listing on Nasdaq First North Premier

November 23, 2017

MAG Interactive Redesigns ‘WordBrain’ in Celebration of 40 Million Downloads

Swedish developer and publisher, MAG Interactive, celebrates a substantial milestone with one of its most popular puzzle franchises, WordBrain, racking up a fantastic 40 million downloads across App Store and Google Play. To commemorate the occasion, WordBrain received a complete redesign in order to improve the overall user experience, adding 80 new levels, new pack names and icons.

November 20, 2017

MAG Interactive intends to list its shares on Nasdaq First North Premier

October 31, 2017

Swedbank Robur Invests 80M SEK ($9.7M) in MAG Interactive to Finance the Company’s FEO Media Acquisition

Stockholm, Sweden — October 31st, 2017 — Swedbank Robur’s Microcap fund has invested 80M SEK ($9.7M) in the game developer and publisher MAG Interactive as part of the acquisition of FEO Media that was announced October 20, 2017.

October 20, 2017

MAG Interactive Acquires FEO Media

Stockholm, Sweden — October 20, 2017 –– Swedish mobile game developer and publisher MAG Interactive today announced that it has acquired the Swedish mobile game developer, FEO Media, creator of highly successful trivia game, QuizDuel.

October 12, 2017

Globetrotting Trivia Game ‘Backpacker’ Out Now on the App Store and Google Play

Swedish developer and publisher MAG Interactive today announced that Backpacker, a travel trivia game developed by WeAreQiiwi Interactive, is available for download on iOS and Android.

September 27, 2017

Media Alert: Play WordBrain and help MAG Interactive raise funds for disabled gamers

Swedish developer MAG Interactive invites players to join them tomorrow, September 29th, for One Special Day, a fundraising initiative organised by British charity SpecialEffect to help disabled gamers.

September 25, 2017

MAG Interactive and WeAreQiiwi Interactive Announce Joint Cooperation for the Release of Backpacker

Swedish publisher MAG Interactive and developer WeAreQiiwi Interactive today announced their partnership on the release of Backpacker – the traveling trivia game for iOS and Android. After a successful launch in Sweden, Denmark and Norway,Backpacker will be fully localised in English and is gearing up towards a worldwide launch.

September 21, 2017

MAG Interactive Joins Charity Fundraiser ‘One Special Day’

Swedish developer MAG Interactive today announced participating in an upcoming charity event One Special Day, organised by British charity SpecialEffect to help disabled gamers. Alongside 30 other mobile game developers, MAG Interactive will donate all their UK revenue generated for their word puzzle game WordBrain on September 29th.

June 14, 2017

Ruzzle Adventure Gets a Makeover

Swedish developer MAG Interactive today launched a completely revamped iOS version of their word game, Ruzzle Adventure, adding new level design, rules and more features.

March 30, 2017

Ruzzle Celebrates 5-Year Anniversary

MAG Interactive celebrates Ruzzle’s birthday today, as the addictively fun mobile word game that has been downloaded over 70 million times worldwide turns five years old.

March 15, 2017

MAG Interactive’s 2016 Sales Push Past 28M Euro

Swedish mobile games developer MAG Interactive today shared the findings from its 2016 annual report, announcing financial figures that depict sustained growth and profitability based on its portfolio of popular mobile titles including Ruzzle, Wordbrain, Wordalot and more.

February 22, 2017

MAG Interactive’s ‘Ruzzle’ Franchise Hits Whopping 70 Million Download Mark!

Swedish game developer MAG Interactive is excited to announce its flagship mobile franchise Ruzzle has surpassed 70 million downloads.

January 26, 2017

Talk to the Fist with SmackChat, Out Now on iMessage

Today iMessage lets you become your favorite Kung Fu Master in a battle against your friends with SmackChat, the latest social game created by Swedish developer MAG Interactive.

January 19, 2017

WordBrain Hits 30M Downloads, and MAG Teases with a New iMessage Game Project

Swedish mobile developer MAG Interactive starts off 2017 with a big bang as WordBrain hits 30 million downloads, attracting the true word wizards seeking the ultimate puzzle challenge.

November 30, 2016

MAG Interactive’s ‘Wordalot Express’ Now Available on Instant Games

wedish mobile games publisher MAG Interactive announced today that WORDALOT EXPRESS is now available on Instant Games, a new feature from Facebook that lets users join and play a game in seconds on Messenger and Facebook News Feed.

November 10, 2016

‘Wordalot’ Milestone – One Billion Words, And Counting!

With more than 100 million downloads across its portfolio, Swedish mobile developer MAG Interactive continues to bring quality play experiences to all the wordsmiths out there.

July 7, 2016

Introducing Wordalot – A Modern Crossword Puzzle!

MAG Interactive, the studio behind hit games such as Ruzzle and Wordbrain, bring you the global release of a brand new word puzzler: Wordalot!

June 16, 2016

Letter from CEO Daniel Hasselberg

oday I’m thrilled to announce a huge milestone in MAG Interactive´s history: 100 million downloads!!

June 16, 2016

Mag Interactive celebrates 100 million downloads

MAG Interactive are proud to announce that the great milestone 100 million downloads has been reached.

June 30, 2015

Mag Interactive accelerates its ambitions acquiring UK Studio delinquent

MAG Interactive a Swedish mobile games studio, announced today the acquisition of Delinquent Interactive, a Brighton based studio founded by industry veterans from PopCap, Relentless and Media Molecule forming together a world class talent team.

January 24, 2015

Mag Interactive invests in new UK studio

MAG Interactive today announced a strategic investment in new UK-based studio, Delinquent a move designed to widen its footprint in casual mobile gaming, through collaboration with world-class talent.