VR Adventure FPS OVERTURN Launches October 17 on Steam and Oculus Store

Together with the help of a new companion, MAGI, fight back against your captors to win your freedom and unearth the truth

SAN FRANCISCO — September 25, 2017 — OVERTURN, the first-person shooter (FPS) action-puzzle adventure game developed for virtual reality, launches October 17 on PC for Vive and Rift, via digital download on Steam and Oculus Store for $29.99. Developed by Studio HG and published by YJM Games, OVERTURN tells the tale of a daring escape of two subjects from a deadly laboratory that engaged in live genetic experimentation, resulting in frightening psychic power. OVERTURN’s adventure combines immersive puzzle elements with tight action gameplay across multiple hours of in-game levels as players unearth the true narrative behind their capture. With the help of a new companion and fellow lab experiment subject, MAGI, players stand a chance to escape – but can they trust her?

Watch the OVERTURN Cinematic Teaser trailer, available now on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WHdFnNr-t-8&feature=youtu.be

Visit the OVERTURN Coming Soon page on Steam: http://store.steampowered.com/app/650070/OVERTURN/

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Nyko Reveals Super Miniboss Wireless Controller for SNES Classic Edition

Cord-free Gaming Solution Now Available for Pre-order at GameStop and Nyko.com

LOS ANGELES – Sept. 22, 2017 – Inventive console accessories manufacturer Nyko today unveiled Super Miniboss, a wireless controller for the Super NES Classic Edition game console. Designed to complement the retro style and feel of the console, Super Miniboss enables cord-free gameplay and features a turbo button for fast inputs. The addition of a turbo button make the Super Miniboss perfect for fast paced shooters games. Super Miniboss is built specifically for the Super NES Classic Edition, and follows the success of Nyko’s Miniboss for the NES Classic console in 2016. Super Miniboss is now available for pre-order at GameStop.com and Nyko.com for an MSRP of $19.99, and will soon be available for pre-order on Amazon.com. The controller will begin shipping from GameStop and Nyko around the console’s launch, with Amazon.com to follow. Continue reading Nyko Reveals Super Miniboss Wireless Controller for SNES Classic Edition

Spot It! Duel Celebrates A Magnificent Million Downloads; Delivers Revamped Rewards System In Latest Update of iOS and Android Smash Hit

PARIS – Sept. 21, 2017 – Asmodee Digital, a leader in digital board game entertainment, is today thrilled to announce that its hugely popular symbol matching game, Spot It! Duel – A Dobble Game, has hit the magic million downloads!

Available on iOS and Android devices, Asmodee Digital has released a new update boasting an all-new reward system that adds even more to the already compelling gameplay. With more content and updates planned, head to the App Store or Google Play now to download Spot It! Duel, one of this summer’s most popular games.

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Champions Crowned in $400K Crusaders of Light Raid Competition

In a neck-in-neck race to the finish, one team of 40 Crusaders has successfully completed the fastest Fort Desolation dungeon raid to win cash grand prize

BRISBANE, Calif. – September 14, 2017 –  NetEase’s (NASDAQ: NTES) Crusaders of Light $400K Fastest Dungeon Raid Competition came to an exciting conclusion this weekend as Team Ascension completed the Fort Desolation Dungeon in Heroic Mode in 3 minutes and 25.73 seconds (3’25.73”) to emerge victorious and claim the $400,000 team grand prize — $10,000 for each eligible team member.*
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Divinity: Original Sin 2 Now Available, Sequel to Award-Winning and Critically-Acclaimed Fantasy RPG

Experience a Rich Fantasy World, Deep Turn-Based Combat, Compelling Characters, and the Freedom to Play Your Way!

World’s-first Discord Integration Enabling Seamless Status Updates and Cooperative Gameplay Invites for Friends

GHENT, Belgium – September 14, 2017 – Divinity: Original Sin 2, the highly anticipated fantasy RPG from Larian Studios featuring deep, turn-based combat and an epic, branching story, has today launched on Steam and GOG! The game is available globally now for $44.99 at:

Check out the trailer at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bTWTFX8qzPI&t=1s, as well as the new Kickstarter video: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/larianstudios/divinity-original-sin-2/posts/1988441

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Piper Closes $7.6 Million in Series A Funding, Led by Owl Ventures, to Inspire Next Generation of Makers and Inventors

DIY electronics and coding products combat problematic screen time epidemic facing children, turning them into active creators of technology

SAN FRANCISCO – Sep. 14, 2017 – Piper, a leading STEM education company that empowers inventors of tomorrow through technology-driven play, closed $7.6 million in Series A funding led by Owl Ventures, a VC fund focused on edtech innovators. Piper’s first product, a DIY computer kit inspires creative confidence and empowerment by seamlessly transforming kids’ passive technology consumption to active learning through problem-solving skills. The new funding will help Piper build an expanded ecosystem of products that allows children of all ages to continually expand their STEM skills. Additional investors include past participants Reach Capital and Stanford’s StartX fund, as well as a new incoming investor, co-founder of Guitar Hero, Charles Huang.

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Catan GmbH, Catan Studio, Asmodee Digital and Experiment 7 Announce Catan VR™, a Virtual Reality Adaptation of Klaus Teuber’s Modern Board Game Classic

Classic, best-selling board game coming to VR for the first time for Holiday 2017

SEATTLE – Sept. 1, 2017 – Catan GmbH, Catan Studio, Asmodee Digital and virtual reality game developer Experiment 7 announced a partnership to bring the acclaimed Catan® board game to VR. Catan VR™ is an immersive take on Klaus Teuber’s landmark title that revolutionized modern board gaming. This amazingly engaging game is set to release on Oculus Rift and Samsung Gear VR for Holiday 2017.

Announcement Trailer: https://youtu.be/OjMkj_YjToI

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Nyko’s Power Pak and Dock Bands for Nintendo Switch Now Available

Sleek Accessories Double Play Time and Protect the Screen While Docking

LOS ANGELES – Sept. 1, 2017Inventive video game accessories manufacturer Nyko Technologies today launched Power Pak and Dock Bands for Nintendo Switch, two new releases from the company’s Nintendo Switch accessories lineup announced at E3 earlier this year. Power Pak for Nintendo Switch is a sturdy battery pack that provides up to double the battery life of the console with its internal 5,000 mAh battery, and includes an upgraded kickstand for additional support. Dock Bands for Nintendo Switch are slim, durable guards that help prevent screen damage while placing the console in the dock. Power Pak and Dock Bands are now available on Nyko.com and Amazon.com for $39.99 and $4.99 respectively. Continue reading Nyko’s Power Pak and Dock Bands for Nintendo Switch Now Available