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PC Takes Center Stage in LA During E3 With The PC Gaming Show

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Live Event on June 16 Celebrates the Games, Tech and People Behind PC Gaming’s Golden Age; Cliff Bleszinski, Blizzard Entertainment, Cloud Imperium Games, Dean Hall and Tripwire Interactive to Appear

AMD, Bohemia Interactive and Digital Storm to Sponsor

LOS ANGELES — April 30, 2015 – “AMD Presents The PC Gaming Show Powered by PC Gamer,” a first-of-its-kind event for developers, publishers, hardware companies, press and fans, will take place in Los Angeles on Tuesday, June 16, 2015. Presented by AMD, organized by PC Gamer, and streamed live in partnership with Twitch from the Belasco Theater, the show will bring the PC gaming community together under one roof for breaking news and perspective from some of the biggest names in the industry. Hosted by Sean ‘Day[9]’ Plott, the first announced participants of the show include Dean Hall (DayZ), Blizzard Entertainment, Cliff Bleszinski (Boss Key Productions) and Cloud Imperium Games (Star Citizen). Continue reading

Daily Celebrity Crossword Developer PuzzleSocial Hires Masters of Content-Driven Gaming

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Top Grossing Digital Crossword Adds Experienced Developers and User-Acquisition Experts to Team to Continue Driving Growth

NEW YORK – April 29, 2015 - PuzzleSocial, creator of the mobile game Daily Celebrity Crossword, today announced the addition of several experienced new hires to its engineering and user acquisition teams as it prepares to scale and drive continued growth of its game. New additions include Chief Technology Officer James Morgan, VP of Engineering Sergio Mertsching, and Director of Growth Shamanth Rao. Daily Celebrity Crossword is currently the top grossing daily crossword in the world, and PuzzleSocial will leverage this momentum, in addition to its new hires, to focus on content-driven casual games. Continue reading

Bubble Bath Blast Shoots Onto iOS

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Solve puzzles in this unique bubble shooter from indie publisher Gameblyr, complete with skill shots, new bubble types, leaderboards, and more

BOSTON – April 23, 2015 - Gameblyr today announced the release of Bubble Bath Blast, a strategy-driven take on the bubble shooter genre, developed by Pinka Games. From the publisher of App Store-featured indie hits Pathogen, Third Eye Crime, Zengrams, and Spirefall, Bubble Bath Blast mixes bubble shooting with puzzles, adding a challenging twist to the casual genre by inviting players to think before they shoot in order to truly master the game. It features over 300 levels at launch, new bubble types, skillshots that yield bigger rewards, and Facebook Connect to compete with friends. Bubble Bath Blast is now available as a free download on the Apple App Store for iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch, with optional in-app purchases.

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FreshPlanet’s Geometric Puzzler BoxPop Now Available on Apple Watch

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Bite-Sized New Build of Addictive Puzzle Game Lets Users Play from Their Wrist

NEW YORK CITY – April 23, 2015 – Mobile games developer FreshPlanet, makers of the smash hit SongPop, today announced that brain-bending puzzler BoxPop is among the first available games playable now on Apple Watch. BoxPop is a fun and addictive puzzle game that pits the player against hundreds of increasingly challenging levels of boxes to pop and navigate, all from the convenience of the player’s wrist. The title is available to download now for free on the App Store for Apple Watch. Continue reading

Contra Minigame Launches for STAR WARS™: FORCE COLLECTION

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Classic Run-and-gun Platforming Action Comes to A Galaxy Far Far Away, along with New Cards and Anniversary Event

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. – April 22, 2015 - Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc., today released their newest update for STAR WARS™: FORCE COLLECTION, which includes a Star Wars™-themed Contra minigame. The update also includes additional cards and a new Boss Event to further expand the STAR WARS: FORCE COLLECTION player experience. For more information about the update and to download STAR WARS: FORCE COLLECTION, visit:

- Google Play Store: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=jp.konami.swfc

- App Store: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/star-wars-force-collection/id586854309?l=ja&ls=1&mt=8 Continue reading

FOOTBALL MANAGER™ CLASSIC 2015: A WHOLE NEW DIMENSION FOR TABLET PLAY

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Owners of high-end tablets to enjoy the most authentic handheld Football Manager™ experience to date, complete with 3D match engine

SAN FRANCISCO & LONDON – April 9, 2015 – SEGA® of America, Inc., SEGA® Europe, Ltd. and Sports Interactive™ today unveil Football Manager™ Classic 2015, the most authentic football management simulation ever released for tablet devices.

Football Manager Classic (FMC), which was first introduced as a standalone game mode in Football Manager 2013, simplifies the way players manage their club and allows them to focus on the essentials of taking their team to the top. It’s designed to offer fans an authentic football management experience, but in a less time-consuming way than Football Manager’s ‘full fat’ simulation mode. Continue reading

Hit iOS Survival Adventure Game Radiation Island Now Available on the Mac App Store

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Apple Design Award-winning Creators of Battle Supremacy and Sky Gamblers, Atypical Games, Take Players on a Quest for Survival

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – April 9, 2015 – Atypical Games, the Apple Design Award-winning creators of the visually stunning Sky Gamblers series and Battle Supremacy, today released Radiation Island on the Mac App Store. In Radiation Island, players are stranded in an alternate reality after an experiment gone wrong, and must fight for survival on an inhospitable island. Continuing Atypical’s legacy for renowned, high-quality graphics and vast open world environments, Radiation Island is available now on the Mac App Store for $2.99: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/radiation-island/id957094813?ls=1&mt=12.

Gamers can get a look at the perils that awaits on Radiation Island in the game’s trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_vZU02uLUSwU. Continue reading

Speedy Ninja Turns the Endless Runner Genre Upside Down

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NetEase announces closed beta for its debut mobile game on Google Play beginning on April 8

Redwood Shores, Calif. – April 7, 2015 - NetEase, Inc. (NTES) today announced that closed Beta signups are now being accepted for its first mobile game to be released in the West, Speedy Ninja. Starting April 8, 2015, Android users who have signed up for the Google Play Beta Group and been accepted into the program will be among the first to get their hands on the game prior to launch. While the Speedy Ninja closed Beta will only be available to Android users through Google Play, the game will roll out to Western territories for iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch as a free* download this summer. Continue reading