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Nyko® Modular Charge Station for PlayStation 4 Available Now

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Wireless charging solution available in both standard black and glacier white

LOS ANGELES – October 16, 2014 – Leading video game accessories manufacturer Nyko Technologies today announced that their patent-pending Modular Charge Station for PlayStation® 4, a completely wireless drop-and-go controller charging dock that attaches to the top of the console, is now available at select retailers. The Modular Charge Station for PS4 is offered in standard black, alongside the glacier white version, which launched in early September. Continue reading

Noteshelf Support for Livescribe 3 Smartpen Delivers a Better Way to Get Things Done on iPads

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Livescribe and Fluid Touch announce partnership to bring handwritten notes from paper into leading iPad productivity app

Oakland, Calif. and Singapore – October 15, 2014 - Livescribe (www.livescribe.com) and Fluid Touch (www.fluidtouch.biz) announced today that Noteshelf now allows people to write naturally with their Livescribe 3 smartpen and see their notes instantly appear in the popular note-taking app. Once in Noteshelf people can make their notes even more useful with a wide variety of tools in the app. Noteshelf is the latest app to leverage Livescribe’s mobile SDK to incorporate native handwriting support. Continue reading

Edtech Leader Swivl Exits Beta with Support of 10,000 Teachers

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Video resource for educators adds features and expands to Android

SAN CARLOS, Calif. – Oct. 15, 2014 – Edtech video pioneer Swivl today officially exits beta mode, having shipped over 10,000 units and announcing a new set of features as well as integration with Android devices. Swivl impacts the lives of hundreds of thousands of students in classrooms around the world, and these new additions originated directly from educator feedback and augment Swivl’s capabilities of smoothly recording video, uploading it to a secure cloud network, and seamlessly integrating multimedia content. Continue reading

Mr. Gorbachev, Tear Down This Wall! The Forces of East and West Unite in Reagan Gorbachev, Coming Exclusively to OUYA

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The Ultimate Odd Couple Gears Up for their Digital Debut in New Action Puzzler from Team2Bit

SANTA MONICA, Calif. – Oct. 15, 2014 Team2Bit, the developer that brought you Fist Puncher, today announced that local co-op stealth game Reagan Gorbachev will be coming exclusively to OUYA on October 21.  Fans of local co-op and Cold War politics will be able to take up arms as the incorrigible patriot Ronald Reagan and the famously flexible Mikhail Gorbachev, in an epic struggle to prevent the Cold War from heating up. Continue reading

Imangi Studios and NFL Players Inc. Kicks Off Partnership to Bring Top Players to Temple Run 2

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New NFL Players Will Join the Starting Lineup Throughout the Season, Beginning with Star Quarterbacks Colin Kaepernick and Russell Wilson

RALEIGH, N.C. and WASHINGTON D.C. – October 10, 2014 – Imangi Studios and NFL Players Inc. (NFLPI), the marketing and licensing arm of the NFL Players Association, today announced their partnership to bring some of the NFL’s top players to Temple Run 2, one of the most popular mobile games in history. Continue reading

Storm8 Levels Up Executive Ranks with Game Industry Veterans

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REDWOOD CITY, Calif., — October 8, 2014 – Mobile social gaming leader Storm8 today announced the addition of two leaders to its growing executive team.  Tim LeTourneau will serve as the company’s Chief Creative Officer and Steve Parkis becomes President of Games and Network. Combined, LeTourneau and Parkis bring more than 30 years of game development and management experience to Storm8’s leadership team. With the newly created roles, Storm8 is poised to further scale its 400 million strong mobile gaming network. Continue reading

Shadow Fight 2 for iOS and Android Surpasses 35 Million Downloads

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Ninja Combat RPG from Indie Developer Nekki Draws In Over 1.5 Million Players Daily

MOSCOW – October 07, 2014 – Nekki, developer and publisher of high-quality content for mobile, social, and browser-based platforms, today announced that its most recent game, Shadow Fight 2, has amassed over 35 million downloads to date. The game attracts more than 1.5 million daily average users across iOS and Android worldwide, and is the sequel to the Facebook-based Shadow Fight, which has been downloaded over 46 million times. In total, the studio has seen 160 million total downloads for its games across all platforms. Shadow Fight 2 has reached the #1 position on the Apple App Store and on Google Play in 100 countries worldwide since its launch in May.

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Wakey-wakey! Back to Bed is Available Now on OUYA

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Surrealist Puzzler Lets Players Traverse Mind-Bending Dreamscape

SANTA MONICA, Calif. – Oct. 7, 2014 - OUYA and Bedtime Digital Games today announced that Back to Bed is now available on OUYA for $3.99. Back to Bed is a surrealist puzzle game that was honored by the IGF Student Showcase in 2013 for its innovative gameplay and strikingly unique art style. The game lets players step into the paws of a roving sleepwalker’s embodied subconscious – a green, doglike creature with the face of a man – and traverse a maddeningly misleading dreamscape in a desperate attempt to keep their physical form from stumbling into bodily harm. Continue reading