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The Hunt Is On: Atypical Games Unleashes Survival Adventure Game Radiation Island

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The Apple Design Award-winning Creators of Battle Supremacy and Sky Gamblers Lead Players on a Quest for Survival

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. — January 29, 2015 — Atypical Games, the Apple Design Award-winning creator of the visually stunning Sky Gamblers series and Battle Supremacy, today released Radiation Island on iOS devices. As part of a mysterious experiment, players are stranded in an alternate reality where they must fight for survival on an inhospitable island. Continuing Atypical’s legacy for renowned, console-quality graphics and vast open world environments, Radiation Island is available now exclusively on the Apple App Store for $2.99: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/radiation-island/id923760656?ls=1&mt=8

Scavenge the island with the trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_vZU02uLUSw

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Get Lucky and Discover Wonders in LuckyPop, Out Now from the Creators of SongPop

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FreshPlanet’s Charming New App Combines the Joys of Tap-Driven Collecting and Gifting 

NEW YORK CITY – Jan. 29, 2014 – FreshPlanet, the creator of mobile sensations SongPop and BoxPop, today released LuckyPop, a brand new card-collecting app that spreads luck and positive energy throughout a user’s Facebook network. LuckyPop’s core mechanics are fairly simple – tap the button to generate Luck, which can be spent to unlock cute, quirky gifts for your pals. With its whimsical art style and menagerie of Wonders to discover, it can provide hours of fun and good will for everyone!

LuckyPop is available exclusively on the Apple App Store as a free download, with optional in-app purchases: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/luckypop/id883845243?ls=1&mt=8.

Watch the trailer to see LuckyPop in action: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AsqLKUrDKt8.

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Twisty Hollow Whirls its Way to Android – Now Available on Google Play and Amazon Appstore

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Arkadium’s Hit Premium Puzzle Game Now Available for Apple, Android and Amazon Devices

NEW YORK CITY — December 3, 2014 — Arkadium, a New York City game industry veteran, has now released their premium puzzle game Twisty Hollow, available worldwide on Google Play, the Amazon Appstore and the Apple App Store for $2.99. With genre-defining gameplay, a striking paper-art style, and a whimsical, smartly crafted storyline, Twisty Hollow becomes increasingly complex as you complete each level.

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A World Out of Sync: Arkadium Releases Twisty Hollow Exclusively for iOS

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Restore order to the topsy-turvy town of Twisty Hollow through never-before-seen gameplay that revitalizes the puzzle genre

NEW YORK CITY — October 30, 2014 — Arkadium, a New York City game industry veteran, today released their premium puzzle game Twisty Hollow, available worldwide exclusively on the Apple App Store for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch for $2.99. With genre-defining gameplay, a striking paper-art style, and a whimsical, smartly crafted storyline, Twisty Hollow becomes increasingly complex as you complete each level.

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A Puzzle With A Twist: Arkadium Reveals Twisty Hollow

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Launching October 30 exclusively on iOS, new game introduces wheel-spinning mechanic, paper-art style, and a whimsical storyline

NEW YORK CITY — October 22, 2014 — Arkadium, a game industry veteran and one of the most successful developers to come out of New York City, today revealed details and a video trailer for their premium puzzle game Twisty Hollow, launching exclusively on the Apple App Store on October 30, 2014, for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.

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Kiwi Adds Veteran Games Industry Talent to Support Mission to Bring AAA to Mobile

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PALO ALTO, Calif. — September 25, 2014 — Kiwi, Inc., today announced the addition of veteran games industry talent to its team as part of the company’s mission to build AAA games for mobile platforms. The new additions include Vice President of Creative Eric Todd, Vice President and Executive Producer Jason Woodward, Director of Product Wes Culver, Lead Gameplay Engineer Pratik Patel and Art Director Shawn Peters. Combined, these new team members bring decades of game industry talent from marquee developers and publishers including EA, Disney Interactive/Playdom, GREE, and Zynga. The new hires follow on the heels of Kiwi closing a $15 million Series B round which is being used to develop next-gen, cross-platform, AAA titles for mobile devices. Continue reading

Kiwi Closes $15 Million in Series B Financing

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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

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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