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Lumines: Puzzle & Music Drops the Beat on September 1, New Teaser Trailer Released

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Also Planned: PAX West Exhibition and Poster Signing with Lumines Creator Tetsuya Mizuguchi, as well as Reddit AMA on August 30

TOKYO – Aug. 23, 2016 - mobcast Inc. today revealed that Lumines: Puzzle & Music will make its debut in global markets on September 1, 2016, for iOS and Android devices. Following an initial limited release in Japan, Australia, and New Zealand, western fans of the award-winning, best-selling PSP classic will soon be able to play the all-new mobile action puzzle game for US$2.99. A new teaser video to amp up anticipation for the launch can be viewed at: Continue reading

Azubu Harnesses Advanced Streaming Technology to Power and Evolve Global eSports Broadcasts

Azubu_Logo_Master_RGBUpcoming Technology Overhaul to Radically Improve Consumer Experience and Create More Options for Professional Streamers And Their Sponsors to Engage Fans Directly, Including Clickable Overlays 

LOS ANGELES — Sept. 10, 2015 — Azubu, the global entertainment network focused on eSports, today announced its new forthcoming Brightcove powered HLS HTML5 video player will have some of the most advanced technology in the livestreaming world. The approaching advancements delivered by Brightcove, a leading global provider of powerful cloud solutions for delivering and monetizing video across connected devices, will ensure streamers using Azubu’s platform will continue to deliver the highest-quality eSports content to their worldwide audiences. Continue reading

Woolfe: The Red Hood Diaries Out Now On Early Access

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GRIN Studio’s cinematic fable – set to release on March 17th – is available on Steam Early Access starting today.

ANTWERP, Belgium – Jan. 27, 2015 – Following a successful Kickstarter campaign last summer GRIN Studios has been hard at work on its first PC title Woolfe: The Red Hood Diaries, a cinematic fable featuring a vengeful Red Riding Hood, scheduled for release on March 17, 2015. Woolfe: The Red Hood Diaries launched on Steam Early Access* today [], supported by a new trailer featuring in-game footage. Continue reading

Kiwi Adds Veteran Games Industry Talent to Support Mission to Bring AAA to Mobile

kiwi-logo-650New Team Members Bring Wealth of Game Development Experience from Leaders in Mobile, PC, and Console Gaming

PALO ALTO, Calif. — September 25, 2014 — Kiwi, Inc., today announced the addition of veteran games industry talent to its team as part of the company’s mission to build AAA games for mobile platforms. The new additions include Vice President of Creative Eric Todd, Vice President and Executive Producer Jason Woodward, Director of Product Wes Culver, Lead Gameplay Engineer Pratik Patel and Art Director Shawn Peters. Combined, these new team members bring decades of game industry talent from marquee developers and publishers including EA, Disney Interactive/Playdom, GREE, and Zynga. The new hires follow on the heels of Kiwi closing a $15 million Series B round which is being used to develop next-gen, cross-platform, AAA titles for mobile devices. Continue reading

Gear Up Your Geometric Gameplay with Tetris® Battle: Fusion

TetrisBattleFusion_LogoHead-to-head Iconic Puzzle Action is Available Now on OUYA

SANTA MONICA, Calif. – Aug. 25, 2014 – Colors and squares and tight spaces – oh my! Tetris® Battle: Fusion, an all-new game based on the addictive Facebook game Tetris Battle and multiplayer tribute to the game that singlehandedly spawned the puzzler genre, is now available for free on OUYA (with a $4.99 unlock for local multiplayer and AI battle mode). Developed this year by Tetris Online, Inc. to honor the Tetris brand’s 30th anniversary, Tetris Battle: Fusion puts players’ spatial strategy skills to the test. Continue reading

DoubleDutch Announces $19 Million in Series D Financing

doubledutch-logo-darkNew Funding led by Mithril Capital to Further Develop Industry-leading Mobile Event Apps and Expand Global Reach

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – Aug. 21, 2014 - Mobile event app leader DoubleDutch today announced the close of $19 million in Series D funding led by Mithril Capital Management. Previous investors Bessemer Venture Partners, Index Ventures and Bullpen Capital also participated, along with Singapore-based Enspire Capital. Ajay Royan, co-founder and managing general partner of Mithril, joins the DoubleDutch board. Continue reading

Kiwi Closes $15 Million in Series B Financing

kiwi-logo-650Northgate Capital Leads Investment Round with Participation from DFJ and Returning Investor Sequoia Capital in Leading Mobile Developer

PALO ALTO, Calif. – Aug. 6, 2014 – Mobile game developer Kiwi, Inc. today announced that it has closed $15 million in Series B financing, led by Northgate Capital with participation from DFJ and returning investor Sequoia Capital. The Series B brings the total amount raised by Kiwi to $21 million. Kiwi has emerged as a top developer on Google Play, and the company will use the funding to invest in its next generation of cross-platform, AAA mobile titles while continuing to improve distribution and monetization practices that affect the entire mobile ecosystem. Continue reading

New Research from DoubleDutch Shows that Event App Adoption Has Reached the Tipping Point



More Organizers Than Ever are Using Apps for their Events, and the Majority of Non-app Users Plan to Adopt One for Future Events

SAN FRANCISCO — Aug. 4, 2014 – Mobile event technology leader DoubleDutch today announced the early results of its new research on the proliferation and use of mobile technology in the meeting and event industry. Conducted in partnership with Meeting Professionals International (MPI), the research found that 63 percent of meeting and event planners are already using mobile applications for their events, and 60 percent of the remainder plan to use an app in the near future. These statistics suggest that mobile event applications have reached a critical mass in terms of use and popularity, and are now considered a necessary part of a successful event. Continue reading