Explore the Stages of Grief in SkyKeepers, Coming to PC, Xbox and PlayStation on March 28

Touching Indie Gem Battles Demons Inside and Out with a Colorful, Action-Packed Journey of Discovery and Loss
VANCOUVER, BC – Mar. 7, 2017 – Sword Twin Studios are proud to announce that their debut title SkyKeepers will be coming to Steam, Xbox One™ and PlayStation®4 on March 28th, 2017. SkyKeepers is a 2D action platformer featuring a vibrant art style inspired by Oceanic Austronesian culture that follows the trials and tribulations of village chief, Tangi, as he embarks on an emotional journey fighting for his village, family and way of life. Borne from studio lead Brant Stutheit’s innate fears that come along with the journey into fatherhood, SkyKeepers weaves together a journey through the intense process of grief and toil, leading to the acceptance and healing that follows. Continue reading Explore the Stages of Grief in SkyKeepers, Coming to PC, Xbox and PlayStation on March 28

Crazy Machines 3 Adds fischertechnik to the Inventory

New obstacle courses: challenging puzzles to solve; Get creative with more than 50 in-game fischertechnik parts

HAMBURG, March 1, 2017 – German developer and publisher Daedalic Entertainment today announced a free upcoming update for Crazy Machines 3. For the new content, Daedalic joins forces with fischertechnik, the world famous German manufacturer of construction toys. Players can now experience challenging pre-made puzzles and get creative while building their own machines with original fischertechnik parts in the game. To make the most use of the game engine and mechanics, developer Fakt Software chose fischertechnik’s signature obstacle courses and added them to Crazy Machines 3. The Dynamic series by fischertechnik provides many different parts such as 90° curves, cross-overs, catch funnels, short or long flex-rails – resulting in endless options to build your own machines and tough challenges if you try to solve the puzzles. Players can share their own machines and puzzles with the world through the Steam Workshop.

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IXL Supports Early Literacy Instruction with New Adaptive Phonics Curriculum for Pre-K through First Grade

 

SAN MATEO, Calif. – February 27, 2017 – Today, IXL Learning, a K-12 learning program used by 1 in 9 U.S. students, announced expanded phonics content for pre-K through 1st grade, rounding out its language and foundational reading skills curriculum for early learners. With adaptive technology, insightful analytics and a playful student experience, IXL Language Arts is designed to support the teaching of early literacy.

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Super League Gaming’s City Champs Expands for League of Legends, Introduces First-ever City vs City Minecraft Tournament

Intercity online competitions grow from four to 12 cities and establish Super League Gaming as the preeminent city-branded championship series on the silver screen for all gamers

Santa Monica, Calif. – Feb. 2, 2017 – Following the success of its inaugural League of Legends City Champs season, Super League Gaming today announced the launch of eight additional city teams for the game, and the first-ever city versus city Minecraft City Champs tournament offering. Local gamers can now gather together in movie theatres to compete for their City while playing two of the world’s most popular games. Continue reading Super League Gaming’s City Champs Expands for League of Legends, Introduces First-ever City vs City Minecraft Tournament

Ready, Set, Glow – Candleman, 3D Puzzle Platformer Available Now, Only on Xbox One

With only 10 seconds of candlelight, help the lone Candleman find his way to the distant light and avoid the dangers of the darkness

SHANGHAI — February 1, 2017 — Are you ready to step out of the light? Find out by playing Candleman, the 3D puzzle platforming game, released today in over 28 regions including North America, available for $14.99 USD exclusively on Xbox One. From publisher E-Home Entertainment and developer Spotlightor Interactive, as part of the ID@XBOX program, Candleman features lush environments, dynamic lighting and fantastical challenges that respond to the introduction of candlelight in the ever-oppressive darkness. The premise is elegantly simple: help a small candle find his way through the dark with only 10 seconds of candlelight available per level.

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Peppy Pairs Combines Memory Matching with Modern Design to make Brain Training Fun, Now Available on iOS

Debut title from 231 Play coming soon to Android

BERLIN – January 26 – Test your brain and save Pair-a-dise in Peppy Pairs, the debut game from 231 Play! Peppy Pairs is a bright and fun re-imagining of a classic memory matching game – players will need to tackle head-scratching challenges and avoid perilous pitfalls to match quirky characters. Peppy Pairs  is perfect for fans of puzzle games, memory challenges, and brain training. The game will launch on Android next week, and can be downloaded for free on iOS below:

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IXL Releases Adaptive Middle School Science and Social Studies Curriculum for 6th through 8th Grade

SAN MATEO, Calif. – January 18, 2017 – Today, IXL Learning, the K–12 learning program used by 1 in 9 U.S. students, announced the introduction of adaptive science and social studies content for grades 6–8. Each skill in the curriculum leads students through a series of concepts using multi-stage challenges, which they complete by answering interactive questions. This progression helps students build mastery of complex topics, while the challenges make the learning process engaging. With this release, IXL now offers science and social studies for grades 2–8 and math and English language arts for grades pre-K–12.

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Candleman Gets Lit on February 1, Available Exclusively on Xbox One

Amid darkness and danger, help Candleman navigate his way to the distant light with only 10 seconds to glow

BEIJING — January 18, 2017 — How far can you travel alone in the dark? Candleman, published by E-Home Entertainment and developed by Spotlightor Interactive, launches in over 28 regions including North America on Feb. 1, 2017. The puzzle platformer will place players in control of a little candle tasked with finding the way through each dark adventure with only 10 seconds of candlelight per level. Available exclusively on Xbox One for $14.99 USD, Candleman is an odyssey through things that go bump in the night.

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