Bravo launching three multiplatform games

Trio based on 'Top Chef,' 'Housewives' properties

Bravo is looking for fans of its "Top Chef" and "The Real Housewives" franchises to get in the game, launching three multiplatform games during the coming months based on the network's hit series.

The games, from Bravo Media, will be available on iPhones and at They also will be Facebook Connect-enabled, so players can share scores and challenge friends.

"We know from our other social-media initiatives how much our fans love to engage and connect with each other, so this is a perfect fit for our fans to experience Bravo on a whole new level," said Lisa Hsia, senior vp digital media at Bravo Media.

In "Top Chef Food Fight," due this month, players can fling food with contestants from the cooking-competition series to earn points and badges. They also can superimpose their own photos on favorite contestants and post the images to Facebook. In "Who Is Top Chef?" -- available in June -- three single-player games test agility, memory and presentation and combine for an overall score and rank title, from "Mistress of Mincing" to "Fabio."

In "The Real Housewives Hidden Object" game, launching in May, players earn points toward becoming the newest housewife by helping cast members from the show's various cities find items for their next social event.