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Rock On – A SongPop Adventure Kicks Off iOS Tour on April 2nd

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FreshPlanet’s New SongPop Spin-off Lets Players Ascend to Rock-God Fame

NEW YORK CITY – March 24, 2015 - Mobile games developer and SongPop creator FreshPlanet today announced that its single-player music trivia title Rock On – A SongPop Adventure will be available exclusively for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch on April 2, 2015. In Rock On, players will live out their rockstar fantasies and test their knowledge with actual recordings from rock’s greatest artists, progressing through raging concerts and wild after-parties as they advance. Continue reading

Imangi Studios and SONIC® Partner to Bring Temple Run to Drive-In Restaurant Chain’s Wacky Pack® Kids’ Meals

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Feed your appetite for adventure with Temple Run-themed toys, now available for a limited time at participating SONIC locations

RALEIGH, N.C. — March 23, 2015 — Imangi Studios, the developers behind mobile mega-hit Temple Run, and SONIC® Drive-In today announced the release of Temple Run-themed toys available exclusively with the purchase of the restaurant franchise’s Wacky Pack kids’ meals. Until April 19, young diners of America’s Drive-In can get a taste of the classic endless runner that takes gamers on a journey through a treacherous jungle, challenging them to avoid obstacles, earn points, and steal a sacred idol from a forbidden temple.

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“The Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses” Announces “Master Quest” New York Tour Date and More

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Due to Popular Demand, Zelda Symphony Adds New U.S. Tour Dates in 2015

REDMOND, Wash. – March 23, 2015The Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses” concert series has announced new tour dates for the U.S. and Europe for the 2015 worldwide tour of “Master Quest.” Due to popular demand, a New York tour date has been announced at Barclays Center which will feature a special event at the Nintendo World store in New York City, as well as other cities in the Mid-Atlantic and Midwest regions of the U.S. and additional locations in Europe. Continue reading

Combat Puzzler ROAD TO DRAGONS Launches Globally for Smartphones and Tablets

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Panel-action JRPG with new path-building game mechanic now available on Apple App Store and Google Play

TOKYO – Mar. 19, 2015 - Game publisher Acquire, known for such video games as Tenchu, Akiba’s Trip, and Fort Raiders SMAAASH!, today launched ROAD TO DRAGONS worldwide for iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, and Android devices. The combat puzzle game was originally launched in Japan and has achieved millions of downloads to date, defining a new game mechanic that requires players to lay ground tiles and create paths through various quests, monsters, and dragons. Players will build a party from over a thousand unique recruits and take them into battle for an RPG adventure that combines adventure and wits. Solve puzzles, choose the best pathways, and chain attacks together, all with the swipe of a finger. Players will also be able to connect with friends and trade heroes in order to successfully take on the mightiest dragons for greater rewards. For a limited time, players of ROAD TO DRAGONS will receive a log-in bonus to celebrate the global launch, with a special reward given to players who play for 10 days during the month of March.

Check out the launch trailer here: http://youtu.be/1UIUDf51rzk

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Find Your Path in Acquire’s JRPG Road to Dragons, Coming March 19th

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Chart-topping Japanese Puzzle Combat RPG Going Global on iOS and Android

TOKYO, Japan – March 12th, 2015 - Game publisher Acquire, known for such video games as Tenchu, Akiba’s Trip, and Fort Raiders SMAAASH! today revealed a worldwide release date of March 19th for its “panel-action RPG” Road to Dragons. Originally released in Japan in 2012 with 3 million downloads to date, Road to Dragons incorporates a unique game mechanic that has players laying ground tiles to create paths for their party through maps of quests, monsters and dragons. With JRPG art style and gameplay optimized for the touchscreen, gamers will experience a combination of adventure and wits made for on-the-go sessions. The game will be available on iPhone, iPod touch, iPad, and Android smartphones as a free download with in-app purchases. Continue reading

World’s Best Hearthstone Players Face Off During First OTK Invitational March 17 and 19

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Presented by casting team Artosis and Tasteless, who will provide real time play-by-play commentary throughout the event

LOS ANGELES – March 11, 2015 – Artosis, Azubu and HungryApp have teamed up to produce a two day introductory competition of Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft through the OTK Hearthstone Invitational Skirmish. Kicking off on Tuesday, March 17 at 5pm PST, the skirmish features some of the best Hearthstone players in the world vying for a $2,500 prize pool in preparation for the 2015 OTK Hearthstone Invitational League later this year. Continue reading

Spread Cool Winter Air with Nyko’s Intercooler for Xbox® One

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Clip-on cooling attachment for Xbox One now available in stores

LOS ANGELES – March 10, 2015 – Leading video game accessories manufacturer Nyko Technologies today announced the release of the Intercooler for Xbox One, a console clip-on that improves the ambient temperature of the system. The Intercooler can be found online at Nyko.com, Amazon, and other select retail locations in North America for MSRP $24.99. Continue reading

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and LifeMap Solutions Launch Asthma Study for iPhone

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First-of-its-kind asthma study developed using ResearchKit framework 

NEW YORK, NY - March 9, 2015 – The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and LifeMap Solutions, a subsidiary of BioTime (NYSE MKT: BTX),  today announced the launch of a large-scale medical research study that uses the new ResearchKit framework developed by Apple to make it easy for individuals who suffer from asthma to participate in studies right from their iPhone.  Continue reading