Create and Conquer Your Own Civilization in the Multiplayer Sandbox
BRISBANE, Calif. – Oct. 25, 2016 – NetEase, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTES) has today announced the upcoming launch of Immortal Conquest, the company’s next mobile game release in Western markets. A free-to-play terrain-based strategy game, Immortal Conquest players will create and manage their own cities, expand on over 2 million pieces of land, maintain real alliances with other players to develop the limited land resources found on the map, and aim to conquer the entire world. Immortal Conquest will launch on the App Store for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch, and Google Play for Android devices in the first quarter of 2017.
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Bounce challenges you to solve complex physics-based puzzles to help your robot companion D1G-B bounce his way to his final destination
OAKLAND, CA — October 20, 2016 — Steel Wool Studios — an independent VR development studio formed by creative veterans of Pixar Animation Studios, Lucasfilm, and Telltale Games — today announced that Bounce, a physics-based puzzle game, is coming soon for HTC Vive and Oculus Rift. Bounce combines the powerful narrative elements of feature animation films with the intricate gameplay mechanics of VR to create the ultimate puzzle adventure. Players are tasked with helping their playful robot companion, D1G-B, bounce, sling, jump, shoot, and roll his way through an increasingly complex labyrinth of rooms on a galactic spaceship to make his way to his final destination.
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In Season Five, Super League Gaming lets players build and battle in US landmarks in the Legendary Sandbox Game Across More Than 50 Cities Beginning October 18
SANTA MONICA, Calif. — Sept. 27, 2016 — Super League Gaming, the Santa Monica-based company that transforms movie theaters into interactive, multiplayer gaming arenas, today announced the fifth season of its Minecraft event series — Metropolis Madness. Taking place in more than 50 cities across the U.S. and Canada, this 4-week league tests 6-16 year-old Minecrafters’ creativity, critical thinking and teamwork for the chance to win the coveted Super Bolt trophy and a $15,000 scholarship. Continue reading Super League Gaming Announces its Largest Season Yet Across North America with Metropolis Madness
Versatile mix-and-match controller charging solution creates elegant cross-platform system
LOS ANGELES – September 19, 2016 – Inventive console accessories manufacturer Nyko today announced the release of the Charge Block Solo and Charge Block Duo for Xbox One™ and PlayStation®4. Charge Block is a versatile solution for quick, easy controller charging – plug it into any wall outlet, USB port, or even another Charge Block from either platform for simultaneous charging. Daisy-chain up to four Xbox One and PS4 Charge Blocks to create a simple and elegant cross-platform controller charging system. Charge Block Solo and Charge Block Duo, ranging in MSRP price of $14.99 to $29.99, are now available for purchase on store shelves at GameStop and online at GameStop.com, Nyko.com, and Amazon.com. Charge Block will also be available in Walmart and Target stores in October. White versions of the Charge Block for the Xbox One are planned for release in October.
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With Accessible Pricing and Customization Options, FOKUS, RETIKAL and SYMMETRE Will Outfit a Range of Gamers from Casual to Tournament-Ready
IRVINE, CA – September 13, 2016 – Kaliber Gaming by IOGEAR, a leader in accessible, high-performance gaming hardware, today announced the addition of three new gaming mice to its hardware lineup: The SYMMETRE Ambidextrous Gaming Mouse, the RETIKAL Pro FPS Gaming Mouse, and the FOKUS Pro Laser Gaming Mouse. Continue reading Kaliber Gaming by IOGEAR Introduces Three High-Performance Mice
Top-to-bottom revamp of BTN2Go offers robust and school-specific content for Big Ten fans and alumni
CHICAGO — September 1, 2016 — BTN today announced the launch of an all-new BTN2Go, the number one sports destination for Big Ten fans and alumni, featuring immense user personalization, new school-specific video content, improved social features and integrated tools such as school emojis to enhance the fan experience. With the new and improved BTN2Go, users can now enjoy a hyper-personalized experience where they’ll always be in the know on the latest and greatest with their favorite school. With BTN2Go, fans will now have instant access to original video content direct from both their favorite athletic department and BTN, curated key social content and quick access to the next big game.
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Financial Backing to Drive Development and Production Pipeline for Oakland-based VR Studio Formed by Pixar Veterans; Launches Mars Odyssey Simulation
OAKLAND, CA – August 31, 2016 – Steel Wool Studios – an independent VR development studio formed by creative veterans of Pixar Animation Studios, Lucasfilm, and Telltale Games – today announced that it has raised $5 million in Series A funding from HTC Corporation. The funding will support development of multiple medium-pushing VR projects already underway, which span game, simulation, and narrative-based concepts. The first of these upcoming projects, interactive simulation Mars Odyssey, will launch on Steam on September 9. In April, the studio launched Quar: Battle for Gate 18, an action strategy title, on Steam for the HTC Vive.
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New Content Brings Real-time, Team-based Competitive Combat to Popular Mobile Title from NetEase Games
BRISBANE, Calif. – June 30, 2015 – NetEase, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTES), today announced a major PvP update to the popular and highly rated mobile action RPG Eternal Arena, bringing intense real-time 3v3 combat to the game. Players can form teams of 3 heroes with their friends, with each hero bringing their own unique and customized skill set to the battle arena. Download Eternal Arena today as a free download on the App Store and Google Play to start playing with your friends and be Strong Alone, but Invincible Together! Continue reading Action RPG Eternal Arena Rolls Out PvP Update – Gather Your Team for Intense 3v3 Battle Arena Combat Now!