Surrealist Puzzle Game Lets Players Navigate an Escher-Inspired Dreamscape
SANTA MONICA, Calif. – Sept. 30, 2014 – OUYA today announced that, following successful Android, iOS and PC launches, the IGF Student Showcase-winning surrealist puzzler Back to Bed is coming to OUYA on October 7 for $3.99. Back to Bed is like a fever dream of Salvador Dali on sleeping pills: the lines that comprise your world bend and twist into impossible shapes; a strange, inhuman voice yowls cryptic messages in your direction; and nothing is ever as it seems. Continue reading Rise and Shine: Back to Bed is Coming to OUYA October 7
Arcade-style Jumper from Tactile Entertainment and Crazy Labs Makes Its Debut on Google Play
September 8, 2014 – Today Crazy Labs announced its newest game Airheads Jump is now available as a free download for Android devices on Google Play. Developed by Tactile Entertainment, the Danish mobile development team behind the mega hits Skyline Skaters and Chasing Yello, Airheads is a fresh take on the endless jumper genre with a rumble through the jungle of more than 100 levels. In the week following its release on the Apple App Store, Airheads was featured in over 140 countries and has been downloaded over one million times.
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SEGA’s Original Mobile Blockbuster Is Back with an All-New Pachinko-Inspired Game
SAN FRANCISCO – September 4, 2014 – SEGA Networks Inc. today announced the arrival of Super Monkey Ball™ Bounce on iPhone®, iPad®, iPod touch® and Android™ devices as the newest game in the highly successful Super Monkey Ball franchise. Developed by acclaimed Three Rings™ studio, AiAi will guide players as they bounce, slide, and rebound their way through 119 levels and six unique worlds with more levels and new worlds coming soon. Players will take on the challenge of rescuing his six monkey friends, each a playable character with their own unique power, by facing a variety of exciting puzzles and boss fights. Continue reading Super Monkey Ball Bounce Springs onto iOS and Android
Casual tile-swapping RPG Now Available on iTunes App Store, Coming Soon to Android
Boulder, CO – August 14, 2014 – Backflip Studios today announced that Spellfall™, the new tile-swapping puzzle RPG, is available now as a free download in the iTunes App Store! The game blends intuitive match-three gameplay with a role-playing quest filled with evil monsters, magical powers, fierce weapons & endless fun. Arm yourself with elemental spells, with bigger matches yielding more powerful attacks. After building up your character and equipping a wide range of upgradeable weapons and gear, the beasties won’t stand a chance! Spellfall is free with optional in-app purchases, available today on the iTunes App Store. The Android version of the game will launch on Google Play and the Amazon Appstore in the coming weeks.
Continue reading Magical Match: Puzzle RPG Spellfall™ Out Now from Backflip Studios
Northgate Capital Leads Investment Round with Participation from DFJ and Returning Investor Sequoia Capital in Leading Mobile Developer
PALO ALTO, Calif. – Aug. 6, 2014 – Mobile game developer Kiwi, Inc. today announced that it has closed $15 million in Series B financing, led by Northgate Capital with participation from DFJ and returning investor Sequoia Capital. The Series B brings the total amount raised by Kiwi to $21 million. Kiwi has emerged as a top developer on Google Play, and the company will use the funding to invest in its next generation of cross-platform, AAA mobile titles while continuing to improve distribution and monetization practices that affect the entire mobile ecosystem. Continue reading Kiwi Closes $15 Million in Series B Financing
New Zen-like Puzzle Game Offers Mind-bending Challenges and Graphics
August 4, 2014 – Today Crazy Labs has announced the release of Primitives Puzzles in Time, featuring over 90 levels of focus-testing puzzles, out now on the App Store, Google Play, and the Amazon App Store. This abstract, minimalist puzzler requires you to guide shapes through spatial obstacles in the most efficient path possible within the allotted time. Drag shapes through different dimensions as you burst time bubbles to turn back the clock, and prevent collisions with barriers to save trapped stars. Each unique level provides new designs and obstacles that require precision to advance. With intuitive, varying gameplay and simple drawing mechanics, Primitives is a free-to-play experience that is both hypnotizing and challenging.
Continue reading Solve the Mysteries of Time and Space in “Primitives Puzzles in Time”, Out Now on iOS and Android
Industry-leading Revenue Platform Looks to Support Rapidly Growing Asian App Market
SAN FRANCISCO and BEIJING – July 30, 2014 – Chartboost, the largest revenue platform for mobile games, and international mobile games company Chukong Technologies today announced a strategic partnership to bring Chartboost’s powerful monetization and advertising technology to the Chinese mobile market. As one of China’s largest mobile entertainment companies, Chukong will provide the local expertise necessary to share Chartboost’s technology with the local developer community. The partnership will empower developers to find new players and monetize their games through higher retention, increased advertising revenue and greater transparency and control of their campaigns. Continue reading Chartboost Partners with Chukong Technologies to Expand Their Global Footprint and Level Up the Mobile Game Market
New Competitive Local Multiplayer Party Game Out Now on OUYA
SANTA MONICA, Calif. – July 24, 2014 – Toto Temple Deluxe, the fast paced smash-and-dash title from Juicy Beast, is now available exclusively on OUYA for $9.99. Juicy Beast previously developed the hit platformer Knightmare Tower, and has brought the same quirky art style to the local multiplayer genre with Toto Temple Deluxe’s outlandish take on a game of keep-away. Acclaimed as one of Yahoo Tech’s Top 10 Family-Friendly Games, Toto Temple Deluxe is a must-have for anyone with a penchant for party games. To get a glimpse of the goat-play firsthand, check out the launch trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BXoVesBXP94&feature=youtu.be.
Continue reading Get The Goat! Juicy Beast’s Toto Temple Deluxe Now Available Exclusively on OUYA