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Defense Grid 2 Kicks Off Steam Pre-orders

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The highly anticipated sequel to the definitive tower defense game offers pre-purchase incentives in advance of fall 2014 release

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif. – July 17, 2014 – Defense Grid 2, the sequel to the hit 2008 tower defense game, today kicked off its Steam pre-order in advance of the game’s September 2014 launch. In addition to receiving ten percent off of the launch price, consumers who pre-purchase Defense Grid 2 now will receive immediate access to the beta (currently only for Windows users). As more people pre-order, additional incentive tiers will be unlocked, including the original Defense Grid digital art book, a free copy of the Containment expansion to Defense Grid: The Awakening*, and much more.

A special edition of Defense Grid 2 will be available for purchase that includes all unlocked pre-order incentive items, an exclusive digital Defense Grid 2 art book and the e-book, The Making of Defense Grid 2: The Complete Story Behind the Game, by Russ Pitts.

Pre-order Defense Grid 2 here: http://store.steampowered.com/app/221540

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Identity Crises Have Never Been So Fun! So Many Me is Available Now on OUYA and Steam

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Highly Anticipated Platform Puzzler on Sale for Launch Week Only

SANTA MONICA, Calif. – July 17, 2014 – ORiGO Games and Extend Interactive today announced the launch of So Many Me on OUYA and Steam. One of Yahoo! Tech’s Top Ten Family Friendly Games of E3, this highly anticipated puzzler lets players take control of a host of colorful clones to solve puzzles, defeat sinisterly adorable enemies, and save a world threatened by an ancient evil. Take a look at the world of So Many Me in the game’s trailer, available here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pdJbd1v953w&feature=youtu.be Continue reading

Nyko Powers Up the DUALSHOCK® 4 Controller with Power Pak for PlayStation® 4

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Light, ergonomic battery pack now available at GameStop and other video game retailers

LOS ANGELES – July 16, 2014 – Leading gaming accessories manufacturer Nyko Technologies® today announced the Power Pak for PlayStation® 4 (PS4), a snap-on rechargeable battery pack that doubles the standard battery capacity of the DualShock 4 controller, is now available in retail stores. The 1000mAh Lithium Ion battery connects through the controller’s Micro USB port to recharge the controller while in use. The Power Pak for PS4 retails for $19.99 at GameStop, Amazon, and other video game accessory stores.

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Absorb Enemy Souls in King: The MMORPG, Launching on Mobile Devices Today

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Explore the World of Kandar with Extreme PvP Combat in Coco’s Latest Mobile MMORPG for iOS and Android 

BEIJING — July 14, 2014 — Prepare for battle! King: The MMORPG, an action packed adventure set in a fantasy world marred by civil war, is now available on Google Play and the Apple App Store. Filled with vibrant medieval and magical fantasy-inspired anime art, players must choose their side of the conflict and battle for control of the demon-ridden country of Kandar. Continue reading

Social Music App Hook’d Lets You Say It with a Song

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MuseAmi Releases New App for iPhone & iPod Touch; Licenses Authentic Master Tracks from Warner Music Group for Launch

PRINCETON, NJ – July 10, 2014 – Offering fans an addictive new way to connect with friends through the music they love, music technology startup MuseAmi today announced the release of its newest app, Hook’d, available exclusively for iPhone and iPod touch. Hook’d invites users to record short video performances of today’s hit songs and classic favorites, then share them with a friend or the world. Using master recordings and cutting-edge audio effects, anyone can sound his or her best as they “drop Hooks” to express moments most vividly conveyed through song. MuseAmi offers a diverse and growing repertoire of authentic backing tracks, starting with a selection of music licensed from Warner Music Group, and will announce additional licensing deals in the coming weeks.

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FreeWavz Partners with Premier Distance Runners Ryan and Sara Hall

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Doctor-Designed Wire-Free Earphones with Built-In Fitness Monitors Help World Class Athletes Train Without Distraction

MELBOURNE, FL – July 9, 2014 – FreeWavz, creators of wire-free smart earphones with integrated fitness tracking technology, today announced a partnership with two-time Olympian Ryan Hall, and Pan American Gold Medalist and US National Cross Country Champion Sara Hall. Keenly aware of the constraints that athletes face from current headphones and health monitoring devices, these professional athletes are supporting FreeWavz for the freedom and safety that the earphones provide.

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