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A World Out of Sync: Arkadium Releases Twisty Hollow Exclusively for iOS

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Restore order to the topsy-turvy town of Twisty Hollow through never-before-seen gameplay that revitalizes the puzzle genre

NEW YORK CITY — October 30, 2014 — Arkadium, a New York City game industry veteran, today released their premium puzzle game Twisty Hollow, available worldwide exclusively on the Apple App Store for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch for $2.99. With genre-defining gameplay, a striking paper-art style, and a whimsical, smartly crafted storyline, Twisty Hollow becomes increasingly complex as you complete each level.

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Corsair Introduces Ultralight Corsair Gaming Sabre RGB Mice

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Sabre RGB Mice launched at PAX Australia, available with optical or laser sensors

FREMONT, Calif. — October 30, 2014  Corsair Gaming, a division of PC gaming hardware leader Corsair® dedicated to the elevation of PC gaming, today introduced the Corsair Gaming Sabre RGB gaming mice, which come with one of two types of sensors: optical and laser. Designed with input from veteran pro gamers, the new mice are engineered with a new sleek, ergonomic shape and are built with an ultralight chassis for quick, fluid, and precise movements over extended gaming sessions. Continue reading

Let the Bass Drop: Silent, Wearable Subwoofer Begins Shipping

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Augmented Reality Device Elevates the Listening Experience, Now on Sale

NEW YORK, NY and TEL AVIV, Israel – October 29, 2014 – Today Woojer, a consumer electronics startup, announced the launch of a matchbox-sized wearable subwoofer that lets users physically feel sound by translating audio signals into tactile sensation. The first such compact device on the market, Woojer was designed by a rock concert audio engineer to provide an immersive experience for users’ favorite music, games and movies. After successfully concluding a Kickstarter campaign in late 2013 – which closed with over 1,700 supporters and $140,000 – the device is now being shipped to backers of the campaign, and is for sale at www.woojer.com. Continue reading

Chukong Technologies Launches Cocos Services Initiative

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Chartboost, Kochava, PlayFab, Scientific Revenue, and Vungle Now Offering Integrated Services to Cocos2d-x Users

BEIJING – October 28, 2014 - Chukong Technologies today announced their partnership with Chartboost, Kochava, PlayFab, Scientific Revenue, and Vungle to create the Cocos Services initiative. Cocos Services will be offered alongside the Cocos2d-x game engine, which is used by more than 400,000 developers around the world including Zynga, Big Fish, and Wooga. As a result of these partnerships, mobile developers can now access a full suite of services through a single platform, giving them a one-stop shop to build, distribute, monetize, and analyze their games with a unified experience. Continue reading

Get Ready to Play Dead: Skulls of the Shogun Available Now on OUYA

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Command an Army of Skeletal Soldiers and Reclaim Your Honor through Bone-Chilling Turn-Based Combat

SANTA MONICA, Calif. – Oct. 28, 2014 – OUYA and 17-BIT today announced that the highly-acclaimed turn-based strategy game Skulls of the Shogun is available now on the OUYA storefront for $9.99 – and for launch week only, aspiring tacticians can leap into the fray for the discounted price of $7.99. Players will take on the role of General Akamoto, a brilliant strategist who never lost a battle until his tragic and untimely demise. Not one to let death get in the way of the line of duty, Akamoto carries on the fight as a stone-faced skeleton with a chip on his shoulder and a bone to pick with the scoundrels who took his life. Continue reading

SETI Institute Seeks Citizen Scientists to Help Save the World; Partners with NASA and Other Organizations to Host Asteroid Hackathon Saturday, Oct. 25

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Event part of NASA’s Asteroid Grand Challenge; SETI-Led Hackathons and Game Jams Connect Leading Scientists, Data Sets, and Citizens to Tackle Complex Challenges

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CALIF. – Oct. 24, 2014 – The SETI Institute has partnered with EchoUserSpaceGAMBITMaui Makers, the Minor Planet CenterNASA, and Further by Design to host an Asteroid Hackathon on Saturday, Oct. 25. Using the world’s best sources for asteroid data, hackers from all over the world will transform data into digestible, visual information for citizen scientists, allowing them to help save the planet from rocky space invaders. Continue reading

Warhammer®40,000®: Regicide Reveals First-ever In-Game Character Renders

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Take a Look Inside the Game Fit for a Dead King

SYDNEY – Oct. 23, 2014 - Independent game developer Hammerfall Publishing has released new images and animations for their upcoming turn-based strategy game, Warhammer® 40,000®: Regicide. Set in the classic Warhammer® 40,000® universe from Games Workshop, Regicide weaves rich lore with strategic gameplay in a series of action-packed battles for dystopian glory. Along with these first look in-game images, Hammerfall has released a new a feature rich website with an exciting forum honor system for Regicide, where players can gain incentives by declaring their allegiance along with meeting their opponents before the game launches. Continue reading