SuperData Research Releases 2017 Year in Review Digital Games and Interactive Media Report

Mobile market grows to $59.2B, PlayerUnknown Battlegrounds makes $712M in eight months, YouTube’s gaming video content revenue plummeted by 50%, and more revealed in report

NEW YORK– January 30, 2018 – Last year saw the mobile games market surge, free-to-play maintain its hold, and PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds soar to become a breakout hit, as revealed in the 2017 Year In Review report from SuperData Research. The report digs into data and trends in digital games and interactive media, including the year-end figures for mobile, PC, console, and esports games, as well as gaming video content.

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UNO™ Launches on Facebook Messenger

The New UNO Experience will Feature New Ways to Play The Worlds #1 Card Game

BRISBANE, Calif. – January 30, 2018 – NetEase (NASDAQ: NTES) today announced the launch of a brand new UNO™ game for Facebook Messenger, where players can challenge friends from all around the world. An app version of the game is also expected to launch as a free-to-play downloadable mobile game on the App Store and Google Play in Spring 2018.

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Strategic Anime RPG Lord of Dice Rolls on to the App Store and Google Play

North American & Oceania Players can Experience the Asian Hit Featuring More than 200 Collectible Dicers

SEOUL – Jan. 29, 2018 – Kakao Games — best known for bringing Black Desert Online and Bluehole’s Ascent: Infinite Realm to the West — announced today that Lord of Dice is now available as a free download on the App Store and Google Play for North American and Oceania audiences. Developed by NGEL Games, Lord of Dice is a Japanese-inspired tactical RPG with hero collection, dice mechanics, and stunning hand-drawn visuals. Originally launched in Korea, Taiwan, the Philippines and Japan in 2017, Lord of Dice has been a hit with more than 2.5 million downloads to date.

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Blockbuster RPG Onmyoji Launches Globally from NetEase Games

Mobile Chart-Topper in Asia, Onmyoji Now Available Worldwide

BRISBANE, Calif. – January 25, 2018 – NetEase Games (NASDAQ: NTES) today announced the global launch of its Asian blockbuster mobile game Onmyoji on the App Store for iOS devices and on Facebook Gameroom for PC. The game is also set to launch on Google Play for Android devices on February 1, and will be coming soon to Steam. Join the 200 million already playing across Asia and download the free-to-play anime-style mobile RPG to unearth the magical realm of Onmyoji.

Download the game today from the App Store and Facebook Gameroom, or add it your Google Play wishlist prior to the February 1 launch date by visiting: http://m.onelink.me/50ac6a19.  

Watch the game’s latest trailer: http://neteasegames.link/onmyojitrailer.

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Closed Beta Kicks Off January 19 for Survios’ Virtual Reality Multiplayer Adrenaline Platformer, Sprint Vector

Now Accepting Applications to Experience Virtual Reality’s Ultimate Competitive eSports Title

LOS ANGELES – January 16, 2018 – Survios, a global leader in virtual reality (VR), today announced that closed beta testing for its anticipated multiplayer adrenaline platformer, Sprint Vector, will take place January 19 through January 28, 2018. Now publicly accepting signups at www.sprintvector.com/#beta, the beta will be accessible through Oculus Home and SteamVR, and will give participants an early taste of the game’s 8-player competitive online racing. Sprint Vector is slated to launch globally in Q1 2018.

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Nyko Releases Power Shell Case for Nintendo Switch

All-In-One Solution for Charging and Storing the Nintendo Switch

LOS ANGELES – January 16, 2018 – Nyko Technologies, the inventive LA-based video game accessories manufacturer, today announced the launch of Power Shell Case for Nintendo Switch. This new accessory lets gamers conveniently store and charge their Nintendo Switch while on the move. The Power Shell Case for Nintendo Switch is now available at Amazon and Nyko.com for an MSRP of $39.99. The Power Shell Case will also be available on Toysrus.com, and in Toys“R”Us® stores later this month.

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Super Senso Heads to Europe on January 24 and Partners with Wargaming, CCP, Adult Swim, Dark Horse Comics and Yacht Club Games on Exclusive In-Game Content

Super Senso, the explosive PVP strategy game for mobile and tablet reveals upcoming IP partnerships and a much-anticipated European launch date

El Segundo, Calif. – January 11, 2018 – GungHo Online Entertainment America, Inc. (GOEA), publishing partner of TURBO Studios, today reveal the European launch date for Super Senso and their exciting intellectual property partnership plans. The epic turn-based strategy game for mobile and tablets is set to receive in-game units from a dazzling array of cultural powerhouses in Wargaming, CCP, Adult Swim, Dark Horse Comics, and Yacht Club Games. Players will be able to deploy their favourite characters and ships, fighting alongside Super Senso’s resident robots, zombies, and dinosaurs as they battle it out to destroy the enemy SENSO-Gate.

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Kakao Games Announces Lord of Dice, A Tactical RPG with Hero Collection and Dice Mechanics

Launching on Google Play and the App Store in January, pre-registration now open to the public

SEOUL – Jan. 5, 2018 – Kakao Games announced today that it will bring the critically-acclaimed Asian hit Lord of Dice to North America and Oceania territories with an official launch in January, 2018 for iOS and Android smartphones and tablets. Developed by NGEL Games, the tactical RPG that incorporates hero collection and dice mechanics is currently available as a free download on the App Store and Google Play in Korea, Taiwan, the Philippines and Japan and has achieved a total of 2.5 million downloads to date. Pre-registration is now open for anyone who wants to get in on the action early and see what the game is all about before launch.

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