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Dwarven Den from Backflip Studios Coming Soon to the iTunes App Store. Can You Dig It?

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Solve puzzles to rescue fellow dwarves trapped in ancient, underground ruins

Boulder, CO – April 21, 2014 – Backflip Studios today announced Dwarven Den, a unique mining, puzzle and exploration game, that will debut May 1st, free on the iTunes App Store. In Dwarven Den, you play a jolly, rotund dwarf on an epic quest deep within the earth. Your people discover that their dwarven ancestors are trapped in vast underground mines. Your task is to dig deep through ancient civilizations, solving challenging puzzles along the way and crafting increasingly better equipment, in hopes of saving the other dwarves. Already deemed “What’s Hot” in its Canadian beta phase, the game is Backflip’s most ambitious game since DragonVale, the Top Grossing iPad app of 2012. Dwarven Den debuts in less than two weeks!

Dig into the Dwarven Den trailer: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R1Iq4rilAjg

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Get Pulled in to Magnetic By Nature, Coming Exclusively to OUYA This May

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2D Platformer-Without-Platforms Takes Players on a Journey through a Mind-Bending Apocalyptic Wasteland

SANTA MONICA, Calif. - April 16, 2014 - OUYA and Team Tripleslash today announced that Magnetic By Nature, a fast-paced adventure platforming game that gives players power over magnetism to traverse a machine-age landscape, is coming exclusively to OUYA first. The game is a total redesign of Magnetic By Nature: Awakening, a proof-of-concept demo for Xbox Live Arcade launched in 2013, and will be available on OUYA in early May. Continue reading

Jungle Doctor X: Wild Animal Adventure Is On the Loose! A Doctor X Game for iOS and Android, Now Available

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New Storytelling Adventure from Renowned Children’s App Developer TabTale Brings Mini-Games and Challenges to Kids Young and Old

TEL AVIV, Israel – April 16, 2014 – TabTale announced today the release of a new game in its hit Doctor X series, Jungle Doctor X: Wild Animal Adventure. The game brings kids a story-driven adventure with a series of casual mini-games, building on TabTale’s success developing ebooks, educational apps, and games with more than 300 million downloads. This lively story has over 35 levels to play, including bonus “expert levels” of challenging mini-games for older kids up to 14 years of age. Players help Squirrel find his parents, treating injured animal friends they meet along the way while skirting monkey bandits. The game is free-to-play and now available to download on the App Store, Google Play, and Amazon.

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MEDIA ADVISORY: Skytree to Host Webinar on Managing Fraud and Utilizing Big Data in Financial Services with Forrester and Hortonworks

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SAN JOSE, Calif. — April 14, 2014 — Skytree®, the Machine Learning Company®, will host a webinar titled “The Next Frontier in Fraud Management: Getting the Most out of Big Data in Financial Services” tomorrow, April 15 at 8 a.m. PST, alongside representatives from research firm Forrester and enterprise Hadoop provider Hortonworks. To register for the event, please visit http://pages.skytree.net/webinar-forrester-hortonworks-financial-services.html.

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Tales Of Honor: The Secret Fleet Mobile Game Sets Course for iOS

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Evergreen Studios reveals Tales of Honor mobile game will release on the App Store April 24, 2014, Android to follow

LOS ANGELES — April 9, 2014 — Evergreen Studios today unveiled further details on their upcoming mobile game, Tales of Honor: The Secret Fleet, part of the Tales of Honor science fiction storyworld based on David Weber’s Honor Harrington novels. The space-combat strategy game, which puts players at the helm of interstellar battles, will arrive in the App Store on April 24, 2014. The game will land on Google Play shortly after.

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Start Your Engines & Lace Up Your Cleats: Soccer Rally 2 Coming Soon to iOS and Android

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LICHFIELD, UK – April 9, 2014 – If you’ve ever enjoyed a soccer game but wished it was more like racecar driving, the solution is just around the bend: IceFlame’s Soccer Rally 2, sequel to the highly acclaimed 2012 title Soccer Rally, is coming to iOS and Android on April 24th. The game combines the action of soccer with the adrenaline of high-speed motorsports. Like a radical reinterpretation of polo, Soccer Rally 2 lets users play soccer from the driver’s seat of their own tricked-out automobile. Continue reading

Spearhead Games Unleashes First Tournament and Worldwide Playtest for Project Cyber at PAX East

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Indie developer kicks past 50,000 Steam key requests; builds cyberpunk competitive game in collaboration with community 

MONTREAL – April 8, 2014 – Spearhead Games, an independent developer based out of Montreal, today announced that the studio will demo Project Cyber and host its first tournament at the Unreal Engine Epic Booth #1147 at PAX East. Project Cyber is a physics-based competitive game where champions compete in 3-vs-3 soccer-inspired battles in a cyberpunk world. Spearhead has opened up the entire development process to the community, and more than 50,000 players have already requested Steam keys to share their feedback and see the game progress. Continue reading

Founders of Box, Yahoo!, Workday, and Silver Lake Partners Invest in Elementum to Redefine Enterprise Software

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Mobile supply chain startup adds top Silicon Valley advisors and investors

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – April 8, 2014 – Today, enterprise startup Elementum announces the addition of five new investors—Aaron Levie, Dave Duffield, Jerry Yang, Jim Davidson, and Mike Frandsen—as well as new members to its board of advisors. The company, which offers mobile software for supply chain management, exited stealth mode this February with over $60 million in funding from Lightspeed Venture Partners and Flextronics (NASDAQ: FLEX).

ADDITIONAL INVESTORS: 

  • Dave Duffield, co-founder and co-CEO, Workday
  • Aaron Levie, co-founder and CEO, Box
  • Jerry Yang, co-founder, Yahoo!; founding partner, AME Cloud Ventures
  • Mike Frandsen, VP of products, Workday
  • Jim Davidson, co-founder and managing director, Silver Lake Partners

Jim Davidson is also a member of the company’s board of directors.

ADDITIONS TO BOARD OF ADVISORS: 

  • Dave Duffield, co-founder and co-CEO, Workday
  • David Dibble, former EVP, service engineering and operations, Yahoo!
  • David Henke, former SVP, engineering and operations, LinkedIn
  • Aneel Bhusri, co-founder, chairman, and co-CEO, Workday

“With the creation of the world’s first supply chain graph, Elementum isn’t just disrupting the industry, they’re rewriting the rules.”

Aaron Levie, co-founder & CEO, Box

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