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Football Manager Hits the Road for More Action Home and Away

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New 2D Match Engine and enhanced scouting function lead the line-up of improvements to the best-selling management sim

London — 20 November, 2014 — SEGA and Sports Interactive have today launched Football Manager Handheld 2015, the latest in the best-selling series for iOS and Android phones and tablets which allows fans to ‘live the dream’ of managing their favourite football club. Continue reading

Kingdom Rush: Origins Invades iOS and Android Today!

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Brand new prequel in the chart-topping tower defense franchise brings more towers, heroes and enemies

MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay – November 20, 2014 – Ironhide Game Studio, the brilliant minds behind the award-winning tower defense franchise Kingdom Rush, announced today the launch of its highly anticipated prequel Kingdom Rush: Origins, available now on the Apple App Store for iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad, and Google Play for Android. Return to Kingdom Rush’s charming world of sorcerers, elves, and dragons in a new adventure filled with spiffy new towers, heroes, levels, enemies and that signature tower defense gameplay the franchise’s millions of fans will recognize.

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Hulk Hogan Takes Over Crazy Taxi City Rush, Brother!

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Drive All Over Bay City with Hulkster-inspired Gameplay and New Customizations for Taxis

SAN FRANCISCO, LONDON – Oct. 2, 2014 - Fasten your seat belts; Hulkamania® is taking over Bay City! SEGA Networks Inc. today announced that internationally renowned entertainer Hulk Hogan is taking over Crazy Taxi™ City Rush.  The month-long Hulkamania Takeover event features the bombastic voice, likeness, and signature attitude of the 12-time World Wrestling Champion in a variety of costumes from his illustrious career, and will include bonus gameplay and themed content to unlock. The Hulkamania Takeover is a free update for Crazy Taxi City Rush and is now available on iPhone®, iPad®, iPod touch® and Android devices. Continue reading

Sparklehands be Damned! Epic Island Available on iOS Today

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Makers of DragonVale offer endless adventure and stunning 3D animation in new RPG, available exclusively on iOS

BOULDER, CO – September 25, 2014 – Excellent adventure, sweet loot, and epic heroes await iOS players as Backflip Studios launches Epic Island for free on the iTunes App Store today. In Epic Island, you’ll enlist and upgrade a group of hella cool heroes on a quest to defeat the evil Cedric Sparklehands and his army of baddies. Epic Island is free to play with in-app purchases.

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Epic Island from Backflip Studios Launches September 25

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Loot-gathering adventuring game features upgradeable heroes and limitless fun for iOS

BOULDER, CO – September 4, 2014 – Backflip Studios today announced its newest game, Epic Island, will launch next Thursday, September 25 on iOS. Epic Island is an action-packed adventure game where players assemble and upgrade a team of five heroes tasked with reclaiming an island overrun with the minions of the evil sorcerer Cedric Sparklehands. Epic Island will be free to play with optional in-app purchases.

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Super Monkey Ball Bounce Springs onto iOS and Android

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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

Crazy Taxi™: City Rush Swerves onto iPhone, iPad and iPod touch with Worldwide Release

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SAN FRANCISCO, LONDON – July 31, 2014 – SEGA Networks, Inc. today announced the launch of Crazy Taxi™: City Rush, the newest game in the iconic Crazy Taxi franchise, for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. Crazy Taxi: City Rush was designed by Kenji Kanno, creator of the original Crazy Taxi arcade phenomenon, and developed by Hardlight Studios, one of SEGA’s top in-house studios and developer of the global hits Sonic Dash and Sonic Jump Fever. The game, designed from the wheels up for iPhone, iPad, iPod touch and Android devices with intuitive controls and a new world to explore, is free to download today from the App Store and coming very soon to Google Play.

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Chukong Technologies and ARM Raise the Bar for Mobile Gaming Performance

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Cocos2d-x Engine Runs up to 70 Percent Faster on ARM-based Smartphones and Tablets

BEIJING and CAMBRIDGE, UK — May 8, 2014 — International mobile entertainment platform company Chukong Technologies, which powers seven out of the ten top grossing games in China, and ARM, the world’s leading semiconductor intellectual property (IP) supplier, today announced a partnership to optimize games built in Cocos2d-x for ARM®-based devices. Cocos2d-x is an open-source, cross-platform game engine developed and maintained by Chukong Technologies, which has been downloaded more than 1.1 million times by developers such as Wooga, Zynga, Gamevil and more. The collaboration demonstrates Chukong Technologies’ commitment to incorporating the most advanced backend technology and give developers the power to build the fastest, cleanest mobile gaming experiences.

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