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Press releases

July 2014

Hiking on new ways in the Aletsch Arena


After discovering the slopes in winter with MAPtoSNOW, there is a technical innovation and the hiking trails now: MAPtoHIKE. Special badges, scavenger hunts and contests, the hiking emblem, an awesome mountain setting, the Aletsch forest, the great Aletsch glacier, numerous hiking and theme trails, as well as fixed rope routes - all this and a lot of more can be discovered in the Aletsch Arena with MAPtoHIKE.

June 2014

Become a #SummerHERO with MAPtoHIKE and MAPtoBIKE


The summerly outdoor-sports-experience will get more intensive: MAPtoHIKE and MAPtoBIKE are ready for free download! Besides the gauger for the sportive activities, virtual medals, scavenger hunts, contests and couponing,THE challenge of the summer is waiting for the users: #SummerHERO14.

June 2014

MapCase as Speaker at the Gamification World Congress


The founders of MapCase were invited as speakers to this year’s Gamification World Congress. The world’s gamification experts met in Barcelona. CEO Bastian Kneissl reported about the success story of MapCase and the implementation of gamification in the apps MAPtoSNOW, MAPtoHIKE and MAPtoBIKE.

May 2014

MapCase goes Silicon Valley


The startup MapCase, located in Mainz, is one of 16 companies which were chosen by the support program „German Accelerator“. The only mobile startup MapCase assured by the implementation of gamification and location-based marketing in the innovative GPS-tracking-apps MAPtoSNOW, MAPtoHIKE and MAPtoBIKE.

May 2014

Gamification on the slopes, the biking paths and hiking trails


Nowadays, gamification is no extraordinary term any more, because gamification enters more and more fields of the daily life. A German startup, the MapCase Media GmbH, implements gamification successfully in concrete products. They gamify the sportive outdoor-experience with MAPtoSNOW, MAPtoBIKE and MAPtoHIKE.

May 2014

MapCase: The specialist for gamification and location-based marketing


The MapCase Media GmbH is a young startup, located in Mainz, which is among the drivers of the gamification-hype since 2011. Their concept was assured after the successful implementation in the app MAPtoSNOW: the support of the ESA, partners like BMW or Sölden and 165.000 downloads tell their own tale.


Press kits

MapCase Press Kit

Here you can find and download a MapCase fact sheet, as well as a selection of graphical material (logos and pictures from events). If you need more material, please apply directly to our press contact.

DOwnload KIT

Product Press Kit

Please find a fact sheet for all products as well as a selection of graphical material (logos, screenshots) in the download folder. Further material can be provided on demand.

DOwnload KIT

Meet MapCase

27. - 30.08.2014


The EUROBIKE is a certain indicator about the development of the bike on the international market. The MapCase Media GmbH will attend the fair as a professional visitor.

05. - 07.09.2014


The TourNatur, the only public trade fair in Germany for hiking and trekking, takes place in Düsseldorf with 275 exhibitors and brands, among them the MapCase Media GmbH.

20. - 21.11.2014


The “Digital Tourism Innovation Campus” takes place in Barcelona. MapCase will present its success story on this event.

Press review


MAPtoBIKE –New mountainbike-app for iOS and android

“Our sportive peaks are not only registered but also rewarded.”


MapCase: MAPtoHIKE

“MAPtoHIKE brings more fun to every tour.”


MapCase Media GmbH located in Mainz wins German Accelerator

“Start-up with participation of ISB was chosen for the explorer-program of the Federal Government Department for Economy and Technology.”

June, 2014

Leisure app attracts guests and revenues

“A new approach for customer loyalty and customer attraction.”

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Press contact

Do you have any questions? Do you need more press material? Do you plan an article about MapCase and/or our apps? Please contact me directly!

Xaver Wegmann
P +49 (0) 69 / 1532 272 - 63