Glu Mobile Launches Cops & Robbers for iPhone

Posted by at 9:36 am on May 4, 2009

Glu Mobile today announced the launch of the game Cops & Robbers on the Apple App Store. The app is an original Glu title for iPhone and iPod touch that will give players a rush of adrenaline as they play a thief escaping pursuers or play as a cop chasing down a criminal on the run.

“Cops & Robbers introduces unique sub-genre because we set out to make a fast-moving experience that has the flow of a racing game with the variety and challenge of an action platformer,” said Jill Braff, senior vice president of global publishing, Glu Mobile. “We are excited to provide consumers with a game that takes advantage of the unique and engaging features of the revolutionary iPhone and iPod touch.”

Cops & Robbers plays off of parkour-style acrobatics using unique accelerometer controls of the iPhone and iPod touch. Set in a 3-D urban landscape, the game is a visual feast full of shadows and rich glowing effects.


  • Gameplay variety -“ different environments, obstacles, challenges and moves to explore along the pursuit
  • Replayability -“ when a player has beaten a level as the thief, he or she can replay it as the cop to try to beat their original time
  • Acrobatic parkour moves -“ find the most direct and efficient path to escape the cops by pulling off a variety of well-timed gymnastic running moves
  • Lasting gameplay -“ nine levels with multiple routes to explore, each level with three challenges
  • Mini-games -“ an added lock-picking mini-game challenges players to solve a puzzle in order to access extra rewards

Cops & Robbers is now available worldwide for $4.99 from the Apple App Store on iPhone and iPod touch or at

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