Two Apple Design Awards Given To Firemint

Firemint have been awarded not just one, but TWO Apple design awards. You may be thinking that the name Firemint sounds familiar but you just can’t place it.

Firemint developed the extremely popular Flight Control HD and Real Racing. These two phenomenal games for the Apple platforms have been two of the top selling iPhone and with the HD versions, also the iPad.

In the 14 years the awards have been going on. Firemint are the first company to win two awards in the same year. Congratulations to them!

We are absolutely thrilled to have been honored with two incredibly prestigious Apple Design Awards for Flight Control HD on iPad and Real Racing on iPhone. Firemint is the first company in the 14 year history of the awards to have two winning apps in one year.

Flight Control HD is the iPad adaptation of Firemint’s massive iPhone hit that invented the “line drawing” genre, and introduced numerous tweaks to make it a perfect fit for the iPad’s larger display. More information about Flight Control HD is available at

Real Racing is Firemint’s ground breaking iPhone racer, which redefined player expectations for what is possible on the iPhone. More information about Real Racing is available at Players can download a free lite version with limited content, Real Racing GTI, from

The awards were presented at a ceremony at Apple’s World Wide Developer Conference in San Francisco on June 8, and included 5 awards for iPhone apps and 5 awards for iPad apps. The winning apps showcase the best technology adoption, design and user experience, innovation and performance. More information about the Apple Design Awards:

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