“He’s a demon and he’s gonna be chasin’ after someone…”

What does the “S” stand for in your shiny new iPhone 4S?  Speed, that’s what.

And to help you enjoy all of that marvelous iOS speed, Maverick PR client Social Games International, Inc. (SGI), a digital entertainment company and leading publisher of branded games for mobile and social platforms, has just released Speed Racer: The Beginning for iPhone onto the App Store.  The game will be also be available for iPad next month, for you big-screen junkies.

Speed Racer: Putting the Pedal to the Metal in Nightmarish Hellscapes Since 1958!

Yes, now you can play with the Mach 5 while you wait for the iPhone 5… oh zing!  I’ve got a million of … err… ugh.. I stop.

So, you may be asking yourself, what is this game?  Well, Speed Racer fans, Speed Racer: The Beginning delivers what you want — it allows you to play as Speed, drive the Mach 5 and become the greatest race car driver in the world. You can also customize your team and Mach 5 with performance boosting tires, power boosts, increased durability, extra lives and additional Trixie helicopter rides.

So, yes… if you’re a fan of Speed Racer, it’s for you.  If you like racing games… it’s for you.

If you have that iPhone in your pocket and you’re not playing games on what is probably the best mobile game machine available right now — um… go right nowhead over to the App Store and add Speed Racer to your iPhone for a measly $0.99.  That’s less change than you have sitting in that gross place in your car that you’ve spilled coffee into a million times.  Clean that, BTW – it’s nasty!

[App Store Link] [Speed Racer: The Beginning Site]

See the video!