Backers Will Be the First to Prepare for Battle Prior to a Launch With Select Retailers
SAN FRANCISCO – November 16, 2017 – Large-scale augmented reality laser tag is now becoming a reality in Father.IO, a new game for smartphones fueled by the complementary Inceptor device attachment. Thanks to a wildly successful Indiegogo campaign, interactive AR startup Proxy42 announced that fulfillment of backer shipments have begun for the Inceptor devices that make the laser tag gameplay in Father.IO possible, with deliveries expected in the coming weeks. Father.IO leverages the latest AR technology, including Apple ARKit and Core ML, to provide an unmatched photorealistic augmented reality experience for gaming in real life. Once backers receive their Inceptors, they can jump straight into Father.IO’s AR laser tag battlefield. Father.IO and the Inceptor are poised for public launch in December with select retailers.
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Asmodee Digital keeps chugging along with new DLC for expanding catalog
PARIS – Nov. 15, 2017 – Asmodee Digital, a leader in digital board game entertainment, today announced the latest update to the digital adaptation of Days of Wonder fan-favorite board game, Ticket to Ride. Featuring a new map – the United Kingdom – and the addition of technology cards, the UK expansion pack brings more than just a new territory to explore, with a whole new technology game mechanic at players’ disposal. Adding an extra element of strategy, technology cards up the ante on the digital railway.
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Nyko Releases New, Affordable Accessories to their Nintendo Switch Lineup
Los Angeles – November 14, 2017 – Nyko Technologies, the inventive LA-based video game accessories manufacturer, today announced the launch of Core Controller and Kick Stand for Nintendo Switch. These new additions to Nyko’s Nintendo Switch line of accessories help gamers fully enjoy their game sessions no matter where they play. The Core Controller is available at Amazon and Kick Stand for Nintendo Switch are now available at Amazon and GameStop for an MSRP of $19.99 and $4.99 respectively.
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Partnership to help grow the Talisman: Digital Edition series and support future development
PARIS – Nov. 13, 2017 – Asmodee Digital and Nomad Games today announced a partnership to lead Talisman: Digital Edition to new heights. Now in its fourth year, Talisman: Digital Edition and its many expansions have garnered a loyal following of digital players. Available on Steam (PC and Mac), the Apple App Store and Google Play for Android devices, Talisman: Digital Edition has to-date been published by Nomad Games, and so the decision to work with a publisher is a strategic one for the company.
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Multipurpose charging station and dockable shell with tempered-glass screen protector now available at GameStop, Amazon and Nyko.com
LOS ANGELES – November 8, 2017 – Inventive console accessories manufacturer Nyko Technologies today launched Charge Base and Thin Case, two new accessories for the Nintendo Switch™. Charge Base is a Type-C charging dock that stores and charges the Nintendo Switch and two Joy-Cons, serving as a secondary charging station. Thin Case protects the exterior of the Switch and Joy-Con without adding bulk, offering an ultra-portable, dockable solution with a tempered-glass screen protector to prevent blemishes and impact damage. Charge Base and Thin Case are now available at GameStop, Amazon and Nyko.com with an MRSP of $29.99 and $12.99, respectively.
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Experience the legend for the first time in an all-new narrative adventure
PARIS – Nov. 8, 2017 – Catan GmbH, Catan Studio and Asmodee Digital, a leader in digital board game entertainment, today announced that Catan Stories: The Legend of the Sea Robbers is now available on iOS and Android mobile devices. An all-new text adventure game based on the tabletop expansion Legend of the Sea Robbers for the highly-acclaimed Catan board game, Catan Stories is the first ever scenario-based Catan game. This is also Asmodee Digital’s first adventure game inspired by a board game, versus a direct adaptation of the board game.
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PC Gaming Chairs with Quality, Value and Style Now Available This Holiday Season
HOLLY SPRINGS, N.C. – November 7, 2017 – OFM, a leading workplace furniture company, today announced the launch of a new gaming furniture brand, RESPAWN. With decades of experience in ergonomics, OFM created RESPAWN to deliver quality, accessible gaming furniture without sacrificing comfort or performance. The first RESPAWN products to market are a lineup of eight racecar-style PC gaming chairs that are designed to suit a range of gamers’ needs, including a range of adjustable seat depth, tilt, and arms, ergonomic comfort, and a variety of personalized colors and materials selection.
More information on the gaming chair lineup from RESPAWN visit: RespawnProducts.com. The chairs are now available for purchase via Amazon, NewEgg, Rakuten and via the official RESPAWN website.
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Content Creators can now Deliver Stunning Ultra-HD Visuals with the First-Ever Consumer-Ready 4K Capture Card
SAN FRANCISCO – November 3, 2017 – Elgato Gaming today announced that the 4K60 Pro, a first-of-its-kind capture card capable of flawlessly capturing 4K footage at 60 frames per second, will be available on November 21, 2017. Originally teased at Gamescom 2017, the 4K60 Pro will be the first consumer-ready 4K capture card to hit the market. The 4K60 Pro is ideal for capturing Ultra HD footage from a PS4 Pro, Xbox One X, PC, or any other unencrypted HDMI source. Pre-Orders for the 4K60 Pro are available on Elgato and Amazon for an MSRP of $399.95.
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