iPad Pals: Friskies® Launches “YOU VS. CAT,” The First Ever Duel-Species Tablet Game


What fun!  I’m going to go get this one.  Here are the details from the Press Release:

Buddy the Top Cat Gamer Challenges College Mascots

Humans have long been the dominant species when it comes to gaming, but Friskies® introduces a new contender: the cat. While humans are wasting time bragging about who’s got game, cats are in the zone at home perfecting their paw-eye coordination.

Furthering its status as the leader in cat gaming, the Friskies brand ignites speculation about which species reigns supreme with the introduction of the first duel-species tablet game, “You vs. Cat,” available for iPad and iPad2 tablet devices.

You vs. Cat” is the first tablet game designed for two players – one human and one cat – to bring big-time competition to playtime. It’s on starting today – download the free game for you and your cat at YouvsCat.com and iTunes, and start playing together like never before.

Cat-like reflexes will be put to the test when the human player launches up to five playing pieces onto the field where they tumble, collide, and bounce around. By keeping an eye on the playing field, the cat scores one point for each piece captured with deft paw maneuvers and swift taps on the screen. The gamer with the fastest paws – or fingers – wins the ultimate showdown and top gamer status as your household’s “You vs. Cat” champion.

Friskies is keeping score of matches through the You vs. Cat World-Wide Leaderboard. This automatic scoreboard uploads game points in real time from iPads connected to the Internet. See the Leaderboard and track worldwide cat gaming domination at YouvsCat.com.

After such positive response to last year’s launch of several Friskies tablet games and apps for cats, we wanted to just keep pushing the play button. ’You vs. Cat’ takes the fun of feeding cats’ senses through play to a completely new level,” said Alison Coburn, Friskies Assistant Brand Manager. “With this new game we’re continuing to inspire curiosity and discovery beyond mealtime and bring something completely new to the world of cat play.”

Buddy vs. The World

Humans aren’t the only species vying for gaming supremacy when it comes to “You vs. Cat.” During the height of college basketball season, Friskies’ top cat gamer, Buddy, trained to challenge the biggest gamers of them all – college mascots – to a little friendly duel-species competition.

Buddy fearlessly faced off against bear, horse and bird mascots for a round of “You vs. Cat, “and Friskies has the instant replay highlights to prove it. See who took home the win by watching the video at YouvsCat.com.

Friskies offers a variety of computer and tablet games and apps for cats, humans…and now cats and humans. GamesForCats.com launched in 2011 featuring popular games including Cat Fishing® and Party Mix Up®, which have been played more than 500,000 times. To learn more please visit www.YouvsCat.com or www.Facebook.com/Friskies.


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Katie Isabella
Katie Isabella
12 years ago

Coolness. Mommy getting an iPad..her sons when he gets the new one tomorrow.

12 years ago

MOL, that almost makes it worth buy an iPad!

12 years ago

We’re with KatzTales–almost…

Fraidy Cats
12 years ago

we want an iPad now, mol!

Pip, Smidgen, Minnie, Hollie

Layla Morgan Wilde (Cat Wisdom 101.com)

We were thinking of getting an iPad and now we must!

12 years ago

Wowwie! Zowwie! Me is going to go download that game right now!

12 years ago

My mom would love to have an IPad.

Eric and Flynn
12 years ago

Sounds good but we don’t have an ipad.