E3 2017: Nyko Unveils Its Latest in Nintendo Switch and Gear VR Accessories

Power and protection for Switch and PlayPad VR for Samsung Gear VR with Controller all available to demo at West Hall Booth #5010

LOS ANGELES – June 13, 2017 – Inventive video game accessories manufacturer Nyko Technologies today revealed its latest in power and protective accessories for the Nintendo Switch™. Standout products include Power Pak, a battery pack that doubles the battery life of the console, Power Shell Case, a protective case that both stores the console and game cards and includes a battery back for extra power, and Charge Block for Joy-Con™, a drop-and-charge solution that’s compatible with Nyko’s existing line of Charge Blocks. Nyko’s E3 lineup also includes PlayPad VR, a new licensed wireless controller for Samsung Gear VR with Controller, and Modular Charge Station for PlayStation®4 Slim and Pro. Nyko’s Nintendo Switch accessories will soon be available for pre-order on Amazon.com. Select products will be available at GameStop, GameStop.com, and Walmart, and the entire lineup will be available online at Nyko.com and Amazon.com later this year. Details on the full lineup can be found below.

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The PC Gaming Show Adds 2K and Firaxis Games to June 12 Lineup

Developer and Publisher Set to Reveal Exclusive News

LOS ANGELES – June 8, 2017 – The PC Gaming Show powered by Intel, the third-annual event for developers, publishers, hardware companies, press and fans at E3, has added 2K and Firaxis Games as show participants. 2K and Firaxis, creators of some of the most beloved PC-exclusive games in recent history, will join the show for the first time and will make a major announcement exclusive to the PC Gaming Show stage. Continue reading The PC Gaming Show Adds 2K and Firaxis Games to June 12 Lineup

Twilight Pioneers: The Evilgate for Daydream VR Releases as Free DLC

NetEase’s ARPG on Google Daydream Receives DLC Package Including New Boss, Level, and Story Development

BRISBANE, Calif. – Mar. 30, 2017 – NetEase, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTES) has today announced the release of The Evilgate, the first downloadable content (DLC) package for the company’s first-person action role-playing game (ARPG) Twilight Pioneers for Google Daydream VR. Twilight Pioneers was one of Daydream’s launch titles and won the Experts’ Choice Award at the Unity Vision VR/AR Summit Asia. Twilight Pioneers is free-to-play, and Chapter 2: The Evilgate is now available as a free download from the Daydream app store [https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.netease.vr&hl=en]. Continue reading Twilight Pioneers: The Evilgate for Daydream VR Releases as Free DLC

Nyko Charge Block VR for PlayStation VR Now Available

Cross-platform solution enables rapid recharging of PlayStation Move Motion Controllers

LOS ANGELES – March 29, 2017 – Inventive gaming accessories manufacturer Nyko Technologies today announced the release of Charge Block VR for PlayStation®VR, a sleek drop-and-charge solution for PlayStation®Move Motion Controllers. The cross-platform block plugs into any wall outlet, and can connect to an additional Xbox One or PS4 Charge Block. Charge Block VR for PlayStation VR is now available for purchase online at Nyko.com and Amazon.com for an MSRP of $19.99. Continue reading Nyko Charge Block VR for PlayStation VR Now Available

Lenovo and iDreamSky Lead $2M Strategic Investment in Proxy42 AR Gaming

Proxy42 and Father.io Augmented Reality Laser Tag for Smartphones Receives a Boost in Capital As It Nears Launch

SAN FRANCISCO – March 9, 2017 – Interactive augmented reality company Proxy42 today announced that it has raised a $2 million strategic investment round from Lenovo Capital and leading Chinese game publisher iDreamSky. The funding will support the development of Proxy42’s augmented reality laser tag experience, which includes the Inceptor, a keychain-size device that attaches to and augments an iOS or Android smartphone via Bluetooth with infrared projection and sensing technology. It is used together with the mobile game Father.io, a massively multiplayer, first-person, augmented-reality action game developed in-house and included with purchase of the Inceptor hardware. The investment will be used to accelerate manufacturing capabilities, software development, and business development as it approaches shipment to Indiegogo backers in 2017. Continue reading Lenovo and iDreamSky Lead $2M Strategic Investment in Proxy42 AR Gaming

Changhong H2, World’s First Molecular Identification and Sensing Smartphone with a Miniaturized, Integrated Material Sensor, Unveiled at CES

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Changhong, Analog Devices, and Consumer Physics Collaborate to Revolutionize Mobile Phones; Eat Healthier, Live Better, and Explore More with SCiO Material Sensing Technology in your Phone

CONSUMER ELECTRONICS SHOW – Las Vegas – January 4, 2017 – Changhong H2, the world’s first material sensing smartphone, has today been unveiled at the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show. Sichuan Changhong Electric Co. (Changhong), a leading supplier of consumer electronics in Asia, has collaborated with Analog Devices Inc. (ADI), a global leader in designing and manufacturing semiconductor products and solutions and Consumer Physics, Inc. to integrate breakthrough SCiO material sensing technology into mobile phones. Launching in 2017, Changhong H2 and its advanced molecular material sensing and identification technology will, for the first time in human history, allow consumers to scan material and immediately receive actionable insights based on its underlying chemical composition, exploring their physical surroundings as never before. Continue reading Changhong H2, World’s First Molecular Identification and Sensing Smartphone with a Miniaturized, Integrated Material Sensor, Unveiled at CES

Super League Gaming Clinches $5 Million Series C Investment from aXiomatic and Toba Capital, Total Funding to Date of $20 Million

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SANTA MONICA, Calif. Oct. 26, 2016 Super League Gaming, the Santa Monica-based company that gives gamers the opportunity to enjoy the games they love on big screens in movie theaters across the country, today announced that it has received $5 million in funding from Toba Capital and aXiomatic, a premier eSports entity backed by professional sports and media leaders. Super League Gaming previously received investments from a SoftBank-managed fund, Cinemark USA, Inc., and Quadrant Management. Continue reading Super League Gaming Clinches $5 Million Series C Investment from aXiomatic and Toba Capital, Total Funding to Date of $20 Million

Live the Handsfree Life with Stance Compact Tripod for Smartphones

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It’s Never Been Easier to Capture Stunning Time-Lapse Videos, Self-Timer Shots, Broadcast Live Streams, and Video Chat with Loved Ones

SAN FRANCISCO – October 25, 2016 – Set your hands free and drop the selfie stick with Stance, the compact tripod for smartphones. Stance is a highly-portable smartphone companion that solves blurry photos and video, stabilizing and positioning the phone in seconds. Allowing the phone to tilt and rotate freely, Stance gives smartphones the support they need to capture great shots, and for hands-free communication via streaming apps like Periscope and Facebook Live, and video calls. From mobile lifestyle brand Kenu, Stance for iPhone®, and Stance for USB-C devices such as Android and Windows smartphones, are now available.

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