Nyko Now Official Samsung Licensee, Reveals Wireless Gaming Controller for Gear VR with Controller

PlayPlad VR for Gear VR with Controller will be available to demo at E3 and launch later this year

LOS ANGELES – June 6, 2017 – Inventive video game accessories manufacturer Nyko Technologies today announced that it has become an officially licensed partner of Samsung and revealed its first product, the wireless gaming controller PlayPad VR for Gear VR with Controller powered by Oculus. PlayPad VR combines console controller precision with an ergonomic form factor, and is also compatible with previous versions of Gear VR. PlayPad VR for Gear VR with Controller will be available later this year for an MSRP of $49.99, and on demo for the first time ever at the Electronic Entertainment Expo 2017 (E3), taking place June 13-15, 2017, in Los Angeles. Continue reading Nyko Now Official Samsung Licensee, Reveals Wireless Gaming Controller for Gear VR with Controller

Asmodee Digital Partners with Obsidian Entertainment to Bring Pathfinder Adventures to Steam

Paris – June 2, 2017 Asmodee Digital, leaders in digital board game entertainment, today announced a partnership with the role-playing game experts at Obsidian Entertainment to bring Pathfinder Adventures to Steam on June 15. Under the deal, Asmodee Digital will publish the award-winning card-based RPG on Steam worldwide, plus the previously-released mobile game on the App Store and Google Play.

“We’re thrilled to be working with the storytelling pros at Obsidian to bring this award-winning RPG to new audiences on the Steam platform,” said Asmodee Digital. “Combining Obsidian’s role-playing game experience with our specialty in digital board games will make for a strong player experience that does the Pathfinder brand justice.”

“Pathfinder Adventures is a game close to our hearts that allows us to bring the table-top game to life on Steam,” said Obsidian Entertainment. “We’re excited to share our love of the strategy, teamwork and chance in Pathfinder to a new audience, and our partnership with Asmodee Digital is vital in connecting with gamers the world over.”

Art assets are available in the press kit here.

 

About Pathfinder Adventures

Dedicated fans of tabletop roleplaying and card games will feel right at home playing Pathfinder Adventures, developing their characters, acquiring amazing items, overcoming dastardly villains, and uncovering secret mysteries, all with a roll of the dice. Pathfinder Adventures allows players to play how they want and personalize their deck to take down the strongest of enemies. Challenges abound in Heroic and Legendary difficulty levels that reap higher rewards. The destiny of the adventurer is in the cards!

 

About Asmodee Digital

Asmodee Digital, a fully owned subsidiary of the Asmodee Group, is an international publisher and distributor of digital board games with operations located in Europe, North America, and China. Asmodee Digital manages the creation, design, development, publishing, and marketing of board and card games on leading digital platforms for Asmodee studios as well as for third-party publishers. The current Asmodee Digital catalog includes best-selling digital games such as Ticket to Ride, Splendor, Pandemic, Small World 2, Colt Express, Mysterium, Potion Explosion, Onirim, Jaipur and digital versions of many other well-known board games.

 

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About Obsidian Entertainment

Obsidian Entertainment specializes in creating the most engrossing role-playing experiences in the world. Founded by veterans of Black Isle Studios, our roots go down to Icewind Dale, Planescape: Torment, Fallout, and Fallout 2, all classics of the role-playing genre.

For more than a decade, Obsidian has continued to develop RPGs that players and critics adore, including Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic II: The Sith Lords, Fallout: New Vegas, and South Park: The Stick of Truth. The studio brought back the classic isometric RPG with its critically-acclaimed, massively crowdfunded title Pillars of Eternity. More recently, Obsidian has continued to push the boundaries of the cRPG with the highly praised Tyranny.

Obsidian continues its commitment to deliver fans and newcomers alike the most compelling RPGs in the world. Currently, Obsidian’s trailblazing developers are hard at work on a host of new projects, including the highly-anticipated Steam release of Pathfinder Adventures and the recently successful crowdfunding title, Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire.

 

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Elgato Gaming Ships Stream Deck, the Groundbreaking Live Content Tool

Content Creators Can Elevate Their Production Value with Stream Deck, the First Affordable Solution For Professional-Grade Live Broadcasts

SAN FRANCISCO – May 15, 2017 – Elgato Gaming today announced the release of Stream Deck, a professional-studio-grade controller that allows content creators to better manage their live broadcasts. Stream Deck is the first affordable solution that enables creators to elevate the production value of their broadcasts without having to take focus away from audience engagement and quality of the stream. Instead of having to manually alt+tab out of their game or set up a complicated chain of hotkeys, creators can easily switch scenes, launch media, send tweets, control chat, and configure up to 210 actions using Stream Deck’s simple 15 LCD key setup. The device is now available online at Elgato and Amazon for an MSRP of $149.95. Continue reading Elgato Gaming Ships Stream Deck, the Groundbreaking Live Content Tool

Lenovo and iDreamSky Lead $2M Strategic Investment in Proxy42 AR Gaming

Proxy42 and Father.io Augmented Reality Laser Tag for Smartphones Receives a Boost in Capital As It Nears Launch

SAN FRANCISCO – March 9, 2017 – Interactive augmented reality company Proxy42 today announced that it has raised a $2 million strategic investment round from Lenovo Capital and leading Chinese game publisher iDreamSky. The funding will support the development of Proxy42’s augmented reality laser tag experience, which includes the Inceptor, a keychain-size device that attaches to and augments an iOS or Android smartphone via Bluetooth with infrared projection and sensing technology. It is used together with the mobile game Father.io, a massively multiplayer, first-person, augmented-reality action game developed in-house and included with purchase of the Inceptor hardware. The investment will be used to accelerate manufacturing capabilities, software development, and business development as it approaches shipment to Indiegogo backers in 2017. Continue reading Lenovo and iDreamSky Lead $2M Strategic Investment in Proxy42 AR Gaming

Changhong H2, World’s First Molecular Identification and Sensing Smartphone with a Miniaturized, Integrated Material Sensor, Unveiled at CES

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Changhong, Analog Devices, and Consumer Physics Collaborate to Revolutionize Mobile Phones; Eat Healthier, Live Better, and Explore More with SCiO Material Sensing Technology in your Phone

CONSUMER ELECTRONICS SHOW – Las Vegas – January 4, 2017 – Changhong H2, the world’s first material sensing smartphone, has today been unveiled at the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show. Sichuan Changhong Electric Co. (Changhong), a leading supplier of consumer electronics in Asia, has collaborated with Analog Devices Inc. (ADI), a global leader in designing and manufacturing semiconductor products and solutions and Consumer Physics, Inc. to integrate breakthrough SCiO material sensing technology into mobile phones. Launching in 2017, Changhong H2 and its advanced molecular material sensing and identification technology will, for the first time in human history, allow consumers to scan material and immediately receive actionable insights based on its underlying chemical composition, exploring their physical surroundings as never before. Continue reading Changhong H2, World’s First Molecular Identification and Sensing Smartphone with a Miniaturized, Integrated Material Sensor, Unveiled at CES

LifeMap Solutions and Mount Sinai Launch Patient Services App — MountSinaiNY — for Android Devices

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First Android app from mHealth pioneer LifeMap Solutions makes mobile patient services portal available to leading healthcare system

NEW YORK – November 15, 2016 – LifeMap Solutions, a subsidiary of BioTime, Inc. (NYSE: BTX), and Mount Sinai Health System today announced that MountSinaiNY is now available for Android devices. This marks our entry into the large and critical Android market, after working with world-class medical and research institutions to build successful iOS apps for the ResearchKit platform. Originally launched on iOS in June, MountSinaiNY offers patients a mobile portal to find centralized information and services, providing greater access to and utilization of the Mount Sinai Health System’s services. Continue reading LifeMap Solutions and Mount Sinai Launch Patient Services App — MountSinaiNY — for Android Devices

Nyko Unleashes Miniboss Wireless Controller for NES Classic Edition

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Available in November 2016 at Nyko.com, Amazon, and GameStop

LOS ANGELES – November 03, 2016 – Inventive console accessories manufacturer Nyko today unveiled Miniboss, a wireless controller for the highly anticipated NES Classic Edition game console. Built to complement the visual look and design of the console, Miniboss offers complete wireless freedom of up to 30 feet. Nyko will also release Extend Link, a six foot extension cable for the wired Nintendo NES Classic controller that triples its reach. Both Miniboss (MSRP $19.99) and Extend Link (MSRP $9.99) are available for pre-order at Nyko.com and GameStop.com, and will be available later this month at Amazon.com and in GameStop stores.

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Event Tech Startup Hubb Wins 2016 Oregon Entrepreneurs Network Startup Stage Company Award

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Local Entrepreneurial Community Lauds Company Culture and Approach to Business, Recognizes Hubb’s Innovative Approach to Event Content Management

Vancouver, Wash. – October 27, 2016 –Event technology startup Hubb today announced it has won the OEN Startup Stage Company Award at the annual OEN Tom Holce Entrepreneurship Awards Dinner, held on October 26. This year’s OEN Startup Stage Company Award received a record-breaking number of nominations, and Hubb was one of three finalists selected in September from a fiercely competitive field of local startups. Hubb’s event content management solution aims to change the way event managers create, manage, and market events. The company was chosen because its founder exemplifies the best entrepreneurial traits and has succeeded in building an equally impressive team. Hubb also addresses a compelling market problem that the founder has experienced firsthand and offers a solution that has been co-developed and beta-tested with those in the industry.

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