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hack.pledge() Mentorship Movement Launches with Broad Industry Support

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Dozens of coding celebrities, tech companies, and nonprofits unite to improve the quality of software development worldwide

SAN FRANCISCO – Dec. 1, 2014 – New Year’s Eve is fast approaching, and in the programming world, resolving to make a difference has never been easier.  hack.pledge(), a movement for programmers worldwide to assemble and learn from each other, has officially launched.  Developers can pledge to either give or receive 1 hour of mentoring in their language of choice, and the hack.pledge() initiative will connect them with a mentor (or mentee) in 2015. Continue reading

Azubu and Fnatic Team Up for Unique Player Experience at DreamHack Winter

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High quality streaming platform brings fan and pro tournaments, giveaways, and pro autograph signings at their booth (#B07:01) at Sweden’s eSports festival

LOS ANGELES – November 24, 2014 – Azubu and Fnatic announced today that they will be joining forces to host a series of 2V2 tournaments, exclusive giveaways, and a VIP lounge at this year’s DreamHack Winter conference in Elmia, Sweden (November 27-29). The two companies have enlisted pro players for the tournaments and signings, and are offering an exclusive VIP area for them to relax in during the event – complete with refreshments, comfy couches, and a masseuse. Press and attendees can visit the Azubu booth (#B07:01) for exclusive giveaways and social media contests, as well as the chance to get their swag signed by the pros in attendance.

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Feathers Will Fly: DUCK GAME Releases Free Content Update, Available Now

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New Content Update for Multi-Duck Combat Game Introduces Single-Player Mode, Tweaks Gameplay

SANTA MONICA, Calif. – Oct. 24, 2014 – Birds of a feather may flock together, but some prefer to fight alone: by popular demand, single-player mode is now available in the popular OUYA exclusive, DUCK GAME. Developer Landon Podbielski today released an entirely free update that rehauls the title’s frenetic mano-a-mano gameplay, updates its physics engine, and provides a slew of fair and fowl new content. Continue reading

MouseCraft Squeaks onto OUYA

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Fight the Odds to Find the Cheese in Quirky, Cartoonish New Puzzler

SANTA MONICA, Calif. – Nov. 20, 2014 – OUYA and Crunching Koalas today announced that MouseCraft, an A-to-B puzzle game of cat and mouse, is now available on OUYA. MouseCraft is what would happen if you put Tetris and Lemmings in a blender: part resource management, part geometric brain-teasing, all colorful and original puzzling. MouseCraft will be available on OUYA for $9.99, but act fast: for the next two weeks, you can pick up your copy for the limited-time-only launch price of $6.99. Continue reading

Football Manager Hits the Road for More Action Home and Away

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New 2D Match Engine and enhanced scouting function lead the line-up of improvements to the best-selling management sim

London — 20 November, 2014 — SEGA and Sports Interactive have today launched Football Manager Handheld 2015, the latest in the best-selling series for iOS and Android phones and tablets which allows fans to ‘live the dream’ of managing their favourite football club. Continue reading

Unleash Your Inner Ninja! NinJump Dash Launches on iOS and Android Today!

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Race along rooftops, dodge throwing stars, and best your friends in the sequel to the popular endless jumper

BOULDER, CO – November 20, 2014 – Backflip Studios, the creative minds behind wildly successful titles Dragonvale, Spellfall, and NinJump, make another katana strike on your free time with NinJump Dash, available today on iOS and Android devices. NinJump Dash pits you against your friends and others in live, 4-person multiplayer races. Utilizing tap-to-jump controls, you will run across rooftops and collect one of six power-ups to slow down or blow up your rival ninjas.  

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Kingdom Rush: Origins Invades iOS and Android Today!

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Brand new prequel in the chart-topping tower defense franchise brings more towers, heroes and enemies

MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay – November 20, 2014 – Ironhide Game Studio, the brilliant minds behind the award-winning tower defense franchise Kingdom Rush, announced today the launch of its highly anticipated prequel Kingdom Rush: Origins, available now on the Apple App Store for iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad, and Google Play for Android. Return to Kingdom Rush’s charming world of sorcerers, elves, and dragons in a new adventure filled with spiffy new towers, heroes, levels, enemies and that signature tower defense gameplay the franchise’s millions of fans will recognize.

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Tales of Honor: The Secret Fleet Presents its Toughest Foe: Everyone Else

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Witness New Multiplayer Update and More in All-New Trailer

LOS ANGELES — Nov. 20, 2014 — Evergreen Studios today announced the greatest challenge yet to reach Tales of Honor: The Secret Fleet – your fellow man! Based on the New York Times best-selling Honor Harrington science-fiction novel series, the iOS/Android game has been updated to include multiplayer challenges for the first time, challenging players with foes as clever and relentless as themselves. Captains will have their battle performance tested against their peers’, with exclusive in-game prizes and perks awarded to those who command the highest ranks on the new leaderboard. This new game mode is available today as a free update to The Secret Fleet, along with new content including ship skins, in-game boosts, and more.

Ambitious captains can see what awaits them in a new trailer for Tales of Honor: The Secret Fleet: http://bit.ly/SecretFleetGame Continue reading