PAX East: Daedalic Entertainment signs The Franz Kafka Videogame

HAMBURG, Mar. 9, 2017 German developer and publisher Daedalic Entertainment today announced a new upcoming release: The Franz Kafka Videogame. The puzzle adventure game will be available on April 6th, 2017. The mastermind behind the title is the award-winning Russian developer, Denis Galanin. With his newest title, Galanin lets players dive into a world of surreal and absurd puzzles, inspired by the unique writing style of Franz Kafka. The single player game provides 4 hours of playtime including a variation of logic and number puzzles all with a beautiful artistic style that makes The Franz Kafka Videogame a truly unique experience. Visitors at PAX East can try out the demo at the Daedalic booth (#15102).

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IXL Supports Early Literacy Instruction with New Adaptive Phonics Curriculum for Pre-K through First Grade

 

SAN MATEO, Calif. – February 27, 2017 – Today, IXL Learning, a K-12 learning program used by 1 in 9 U.S. students, announced expanded phonics content for pre-K through 1st grade, rounding out its language and foundational reading skills curriculum for early learners. With adaptive technology, insightful analytics and a playful student experience, IXL Language Arts is designed to support the teaching of early literacy.

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IXL Releases Adaptive Middle School Science and Social Studies Curriculum for 6th through 8th Grade

SAN MATEO, Calif. – January 18, 2017 – Today, IXL Learning, the K–12 learning program used by 1 in 9 U.S. students, announced the introduction of adaptive science and social studies content for grades 6–8. Each skill in the curriculum leads students through a series of concepts using multi-stage challenges, which they complete by answering interactive questions. This progression helps students build mastery of complex topics, while the challenges make the learning process engaging. With this release, IXL now offers science and social studies for grades 2–8 and math and English language arts for grades pre-K–12.

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The Race to Total World Domination in Immortal Conquest Begins; Now Available on the App Store and Google Play

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NetEase’s latest western mobile game release is an episodic warring strategy MMO made up of shifting alliances and far reaching kingdoms

BRISBANE, Calif. – Jan. 12, 2017 – NetEase, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTES) has today announced the launch of Immortal Conquest, a free to download, terrain-based strategy game, on iOS and Android devices in the United States, Canada, Australia and New Zealand. Featuring an interactive and massive world map made up of two-million pieces of land, over 300 powerful heroes, and real-time multiplayer gameplay, Immortal Conquest challenges players to work together towards ultimate victory in a dynamic and ever-changing universe.

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Danish Creator Rokoko Aims to Revolutionize the Motion Capture Industry — Unveils the Smartsuit Pro

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Innovative Product Design Breaks Down Cost and Accessibility Barriers Associated with Professional-Grade Motion Capture for Film and Videogame Industry; Smartsuit Pro is Now Available for Pre-Orders

COPENHAGEN and SAN FRANCISCO – December 13, 2016 – Rokoko Electronics Inc, a Danish hardware and software innovator, today unveiled the technical details of its flagship product — the breakthrough Smartsuit Pro — and opened pre-orders on http://rokoko.com/. Members of the film and videogame industries who rely on motion capture (mocap) for technical tasks such as pre-visualization, 3D modeling and character animation will be amazed by the immense functionality of the suit. Traditionally limited to the upper-echelon of film and game studios, Rokoko’s Smartsuit Pro aims to disrupt the marketplace with solutions beginning at $2245 (US).

To see the Smartsuit Pro in action, please click here.

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Daedalic Entertainment rocks the German Developer Awards

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A new record: Daedalic receives nine awards

HAMBURG, Germany – December 8, 2016 – This year’s German Developer Award ceremony in Cologne was a fruitful one for Daedalic Entertainment, as the studio has been awarded nine of the prestigious awards. The awards in their respective categories went to the following games:

  • Best German Game: Shadow Tactics: Blades of the Shogun
  • Best Game Design: Shadow Tactics: Blades of the Shogun
  • Best PC/Console Title: Shadow Tactics: Blades of the Shogun
  • Best Sound: Silence
  • Best Story: Silence
  • Best Visuals: Silence
  • Best Mobile Game: Skyhill
  • Best Marketing-Campaign: Deponia Doomsday Tour
  • WTF Award: Deponia Doomsday Covermount Event

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Shadow Tactics: Blades of the Shogun Out Now

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New release trailer available today; Shadow Tactics marks the comeback of the real-time stealth tactics genre; Challenging missons with more than 25 hours of play time; More than 30k players in the pre-release demo

HAMBURG, Germany – December 6, 2016 – Shadow Tactics: Blades of the Shogun is now available on Steam and GOG for Windows PC, Mac and Linux. The highly anticipated game by German developer Mimimi Productions and publisher Daedalic Entertainment brings back the popular real-time stealth tactics genre. A beautiful and detailed environment set in the Edo period of ancient Japan creates a compelling atmosphere. Control five simultaneously playable characters with unique and versatile skills to master challenging missions. Often enough, operating in stealth is key to successfully complete certain sections and become a strategic mastermind.

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Shadow Tactics: Blades of the Shogun: free playable demo out now.

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Two playable missions let you try out characters and tactics; Brand new screenshots available; Exclusive developer stream on Facebook

HAMBURG – November 21, 2016 – As of today, the playable demo of Shadow Tactics: Blades of the Shogun is available on Steam and GOG. The upcoming game by Daedalic Entertainment and Mimimi Productions marks the long awaited comeback of the real-time tactics genre. The demo version gives players a sneak peek of what to expect from the final game, including five simultaneously playable characters with unique and versatile skills. Shadow Tactics features 13 missions with an average 25 hours of game time and a free moving isometric camera perspective in the beautiful environments of the Edo period of ancient Japan. Stealth is key to successfully completing missions, vanquishing enemies, and becoming a strategic mastermind!

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