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Go on Defense at PAX Prime with a First Look at Defense Grid 2’s Full Gameplay on PC and Consoles

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Steam pre-order campaign continues, additional reward tiers unlocking soon

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif. — August 28, 2014 – 505 Games and Hidden Path Entertainment today announced that the full version of Defense Grid 2, the sequel to the 2008 tower defense critical hit, will be shown for the first time during PAX Prime, August 29 – September 1, in Seattle. Attendees eager to lay out their strategies before the game’s September 23 launch can visit the 505 Games booth (#6011) to get a hands-on look on PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.

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Multiplayer Mayhem Comes Home: TowerFall Ascension Available Now on OUYA

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Instant Classic Couch Multiplayer Game Returns to OUYA with a Windfall of Updates 

SANTA MONICA, Calif. – Aug. 28, 2014 - The prodigal son returns … with a vengeance. TowerFall Ascension, the update-rich expansion to Matt Thorson’s iconic OUYA launch title TowerFall, is now available on the console’s storefront. With a multitude of new maps, a host of new characters, special arrows that deliver delightful new ways to die, and an all new quest mode, TowerFall Ascension adds a new level of depth to the frantic couch combat fans have come to love. OUYA TowerFallers who already have the original title can snag the sequel for free. For the uninitiated, the game is available for $14.99. Continue reading

MEDIA ALERT: APB: Reloaded Arrives on Perfect World’s Arc Platform

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Arc publishes its first game from a third-party developer

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. – August 26, 2014 – Perfect World Entertainment announced today the release of APB: Reloaded on Arc, its platform for publishing and accessing the best free online games. The Arc community can now divide between Enforcers, the vigilante justice faction, and Criminals, the anarchist faction, to protect or destroy the city of San Paro in this open-world action shooter. APB: Reloaded is the first game by a third-party developer to launch on Arc. For more information on APB: Reloaded on Arc, visit: http://www.arcgames.com/en/games/APB_Reloaded Continue reading

All Aboard the Chariot: Frima to Reveal New Levels and Exclusive Giveaways at PAX Prime Booth #6503

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Explore Chariot‘s Luminous Abyss and Sandstone Ruins Environments and Win T-shirts, Keychains and Playing Cards

QUEBEC CITY – August 25, 2014 – Frima Studio, the developer behind upcoming physics-based, couch co-op platformer Chariot, will showcase new environments and levels at PAX Prime in Seattle (August 29-September 1). Press and attendees can get a sneak peek of Chariot’s latest content before it releases on Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Wii U and Steam later this fall. Guests can also visit the Frima booth for exclusive giveaways and the chance to win Chariot download codes, t-shirts and more.

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Gear Up Your Geometric Gameplay with Tetris® Battle: Fusion

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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

Nyko Announces White Modular Charge Station for PlayStation® 4

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GameStop-exclusive product on display at upcoming GameStop EXPO

LOS ANGELES – August 20, 2014 – Leading gaming accessories manufacturer Nyko Technologies® today announced a GameStop-exclusive, white edition of its patent pending Modular Charge Station for PlayStation® 4 (PS4), the completely wireless drop-and-go controller charging dock that attaches to the top of the console. Fans hoping to get a demo of the white Modular Charge Station for PS4 can visit Nyko’s booth #1179 at this year’s GameStop EXPO on September 10, 2014 in Anaheim, Calif. The Modular Charge Station is the newest addition to Nyko’s patent-pending Modular line of products announced at E3 2014. Continue reading

Opposites Attract in Magnetic By Nature, Available Now on OUYA

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New 2-D Platformer Without Platforms Lets Players Control their Own Magnetic Field

SANTA MONICA, Calif. – Aug 20, 2014 Hold onto your fillings – Magnetic By Nature is available now, only on OUYA. The debut title from Team Tripleslash, Magnetic By Nature is a fast-paced platformer that forgoes platforms entirely! In lieu of traditional jump-and-land mechanics, Magnetic By Nature lets players alter their own magnetic field to traverse a world riddled with the ferromagnetic remnants of a fallen machine-age civilization. Magnetic By Nature is currently available for $9.99 exclusively on the OUYA store, and will be coming soon to PC, Mac, and Linux. Continue reading

E-Sports Get a Cyberpunk Makeover: Arena: Cyber Evolution, the World’s First MOSA, is Now Available on Steam Early Access

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MONTREAL – August 18, 2014Spearhead Games today announced that the world’s first MOSA, Arena: Cyber Evolution (ACE), formerly Project Cyber, is now available on Steam Early Access. Yes, you read that sentence right: ACE is a Multiplayer Online Sport Arena, a physics-based game where super-powered champions vie for power in a 3-vs-3 soccer-inspired battle of wits and twitch reflexes. After 22 weeks of round-the-clock development guided by the game’s active community of over 90,000 players, this MOSA has evolved from a conceptually compelling prototype to a fully functional, mechanically sound gameplay experience.

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