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!
DENVER and SAN MATEO, Calif. – June 27,2016 – Today at the ISTE 2016 Conference and Expo, IXL Learning announced expanded coverage for IXL Science and IXL Social Studies, delivering an entire core curriculum of math, English language arts, science and social studies for grades 2-5. Students have already answered more than 85 million science and social studies questions since IXL released the new subjects.
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Burlingame, Calif. — June 15, 2016 — Linekong U.S. has announced the release of the mobile game INDEPENDENCE DAY: EXTINCTION, which is based on the Twentieth Century Fox feature film, INDEPENDENCE DAY: RESURGENCE, in theaters everywhere June 24th. The mobile game will be released globally this summer and pre-registration is now available on the game’s website and Google Play.
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Nyko to showcase latest line of accessories for VR and game consoles at E3 2016, West Hall Booth #4500
LOS ANGELES – June 14, 2016 – Inventive video game accessories manufacturer Nyko Technologies today debuted its first ever line of virtual reality gaming products at the 2016 Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) in Los Angeles. The new VR accessories include the VR Guardian, a Bluetooth-powered boundary system that creates a “safe zone” for floor-scale gameplay, and a VR Motion Band designed to reduce nausea. In addition, the company also unveiled new console gaming accessories for the Xbox One™ and PlayStation®4, including the Charge Block Solo featuring a modular design that can be used individually or combined to charge controllers for both consoles, and an Intercooler Grip and SpeakerCom for the PS4. All products are set to launch within the 2016 calendar year.
Hands on demos are available from Tuesday, June 14 to Thursday, June 16 at Nyko’s exhibition booth in the West Hall, #4500. Members of the press interested in scheduling a personal demo can contact email@example.com for an appointment. Continue reading E3 2016: Nyko Debuts Accessories for VR, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One