TriplePoint Newsroom

Official press releases from TriplePoint clients

Retro Arcade Indie Title Spirefall Hits iOS

Spirefall_Banner Image

Indie publisher Gameblyr announces follow up to Zengrams and Third Eye Crime in Spirefall, a most excellent retro arcade game on iOS

BOSTON – January 8, 2015 – Gameblyr today announced the release of Spirefall, available for free on iOS devices. Brought to you by the publisher of indie hits Zengrams, Pathogen and Third Eye Crime, Spirefall was designed as a Procedurally Generated Endless Jumper (PGEJ) and old-school arcade game. Challenge yourself and your friends to compete for high scores in an ever-changing platformer that is a blast from the past.

Continue reading

All Aboard! Chariot Steers onto Nintendo’s Wii U

Chariot_Banner

With More Than One Million Players, The Hit Couch Co-op Platformer Is Now Available On Wii U

QUEBEC CITY – January 8, 2015 – Frima today announced that couch co-op platformer Chariot is now available on Nintendo’s Wii U System, after first launching on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Steam in Fall 2014. In Chariot, a princess and her fiancé traverse the royal catacombs in search of a final resting place worthy of His Majesty. Players must use their wits and teamwork as they venture through stunning environments and discover new challenges at every turn.

Continue reading

Corsair Gaming and Team Dignitas Join Forces

CG_Primary_WEB_1A-300x300

Team Dignitas chooses Corsair Gaming keyboard, mice, and headsets for competitive play; Dignitas and Corsair to collaborate on upcoming line of PC gaming peripherals

CES 2015 – Las Vegas — January 6, 2015 — Corsair today announced a partnership with eSports organization Team Dignitas to collaborate on the next generation of Corsair Gaming products. Dignitas will combine their competitive gaming experience with Corsair’s expertise in precision PC peripherals to design products that outfit gamers with a competitive edge. As part of this partnership, Team Dignitas will exclusively use Corsair Gaming PC peripherals in practice and tournaments.  Continue reading

CES 2015: Nyko Technologies Debuts New Accessories for PlayStation® 4 and Xbox® One

NykoWhite

New Solutions for Storage, Customization, and More Introduced to Optimize the Console Gaming Experience

LOS ANGELES – Jan. 6, 2015 – Nyko Technologies, the leading maker of videogame accessories, today debuted a new line of products at the 2015 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, Nevada. Nyko is showcasing new products, slated for retail release in 2015 and detailed below, as well as its popular Modular line of charging and cooling solutions for the Xbox® One and PlayStation® 4. Attendees interested in a hands-on demo of the products may head over to exhibition booth #8439 located in the Central Hall. To schedule a personal demo at CES, please e-mail nyko@triplepointpr.com. Continue reading

CES 2015: Livescribe 3 Smartpen to Support Android This Spring

livescribe_logo_new_rgb

Company Unveils Livescribe+ for Android at CES in Las Vegas

Las Vegas, NV – January 5, 2015 - Leading smartpen manufacturer Livescribe Inc, (www.livescribe.com) today announced that the award-winning Livescribe 3 smartpen will support Android devices this spring. Unveiled at Pepcom’s Digital Experience and previewed during the 2015 Consumer Electronics Show, the Livescribe+ app, currently available only for iOS devices, was designed from the ground up with Android users in mind. The app will be released this spring for select Android devices with KitKat v4.4 and above, and Bluetooth Low Energy (LE) support. The Android version of Livescribe+ will provide full support for the Livescribe 3 smartpen, and will include the key features already in the iOS version of the app. Continue reading

“Are you the Best Zed?” Azubu Will Host Charity Tournament January 10-11, 2015

Azubu_Logo_v2b

Streaming platform will match community donations in Best Zed NA tournament, featuring North American pro players

LOS ANGELES – December 29, 2014 – Azubu announced today that it will stream a Best Zed North America charity tournament featuring top players within the community, as well as a number of current LCS pros. The tournament will determine who is North America’s most skilled player of Zed, the League of Legends shadowy ninja. In addition, the viewing community will be able to make donations to notable charities during the competition, including Extra Life.

Continue reading

Run for Your Life! Temple Run VR Now Available on Samsung Gear VR Innovator Edition

TRVR_FullColor

The Mega-hit Endless Runner Sprints Into Virtual Reality

RALEIGH, N.C. — December 23, 2014 — Imangi Studios today announced that the latest addition in the Temple Run series, Temple Run VR, is now available on the newly released Samsung Gear VR™ Innovator Edition. Run for your life in a thrilling immersive experience as you navigate an arctic wilderness! As one of the first fully playable games for Gear VR, Temple Run VR is free to download.

Continue reading

Daily Celebrity Crossword Developer PuzzleSocial Announces $3M Series A

1024x1024

Top Grossing Digital Crossword Raises New Funding to Consolidate the Crossword Puzzle Market

NEW YORK – December 22, 2014 - PuzzleSocial, creator of the mobile game Daily Celebrity Crossword, today announced $3M in Series A funding. The round was led by new investor KiwiTech, and also included new investments from all seed stage investors, including former HBO president Thayer Bigelow, Mark Wachen of Upstage Ventures, and other leading NYC-based angels. Continue reading