NetEase Games Announces Strategic Investment in Behaviour Interactive

GUANGZHOU, China / MONTREAL, Canada – July 15, 2019 – NetEase Games, the online games division of NetEase, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTES), one of China’s leading internet and online game services providers, today announced that it has acquired a strategic minority stake in Behaviour Interactive Inc. (“Behaviour”), Canada’s largest independent video game developer.

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My Arcade Partners with Konami Cross Media NY To Launch Playable Contra™ Collectibles This Holiday Season

 

Introducing My Arcade’s CO-VS Technology Enabling Friends to Run ‘n’ Gun Together

LOS ANGELES, CA – July 15,  2019 – My Arcade announced today a line of collectibles featuring Konami’s run-and-gun icon, Contra, created in partnership with Konami Cross Media NY, Inc. The initial line-up will include the compact desktop Micro Player™ and handheld Pocket Player™, each slated to launch this holiday season. Continue reading My Arcade Partners with Konami Cross Media NY To Launch Playable Contra™ Collectibles This Holiday Season

MWM Immersive and ‘Hardcore History’s’ Dan Carlin to open ‘War Remains’ VR Experience in Austin

The immersive WWI experience, which brings Dan Carlin’s iconic voice to virtual reality, heads to Downtown Austin this August

AUSTIN – July 11 – MWM Immersive, the division of MWM that partners with the world’s best creators to tell stories through VR and interactive entertainment, today announced that “War Remains,” the multi-sensory experience presented by “Hardcore History’s” Dan Carlin, opens to the general public in Austin on August 12. The limited engagement in Austin follows “War Remains’” premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival, with more locations coming soon.

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Major Update Brings New Character Class & Endgame Content to Black Desert on Xbox One

Ninja character class, new guild bosses, and Marni Stones included in new update

MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif. – July 10, 2019 – Pearl Abyss revealed that the Ninja character class is now available as a free update for Black Desert on Xbox One. A specialist in close-quarters combat, the Ninja makes his grand entrance today alongside two new guild bosses and Marni Stones, an item to aid endgame leveling.

Watch the Ninja launch trailer here: https://youtu.be/sA9mL64aWuI

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Penn & Teller VR: F U, U, U, & U Now Available on PlayStation® VR

Unleash a virtual tortuous toybox of magical pranks on family and friends in this comedic social VR experience, also available on Oculus Quest, Oculus Rift, and HTC Vive

FRISCO, Tex. – July 9, 2019 Gearbox Publishing and Gearbox Software today launched Penn & Teller VR: Frankly Unfair, Unkind, Unnecessary & Underhanded (Penn & Teller VR: F U, U, U, & U) for PlayStation® VR. Available now on the PlayStation Store for $19.99, the comedic social VR experience presents fourteen magical tricks and pranks to pull on family and friends. Using PlayStation® Move controllers, legendary entertainers Penn & Teller teach players how to pull off every magical performance before they trick others in VR. Penn & Teller VR: F U, U, U, & U is also available Oculus Quest, Oculus Rift, and HTC Vive.

Watch the reveal trailer here: youtube.com/watch?v=yCuzu7Zso48

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Black Desert on PlayStation 4 Launches August 22, Now Available for Pre-Order

Open-world action MMORPG offers in-game rewards and other benefits with Standard, Deluxe, or Ultimate Edition purchase

MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif. – July 2, 2019 – Pearl Abyss today launched PlayStation Store pre-orders for Black Desert, the open-world action MMORPG, and announced that it will be officially released on PlayStation®4 (PS4) on August 22, 2019. Players can join the adventure to become their true selves with Standard ($29.99 USD), Deluxe ($49.99 USD) and Ultimate ($99.99 USD) Editions, which offer various in-game rewards. Deluxe and Ultimate Editions will also allow 48-hour early access to the full game.

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Humiliate and Prank Your Friends in Penn & Teller VR: Frankly Unfair, Unkind, Unnecessary & Underhanded, Available Now

Learn over a dozen magic tricks and pranks from the legendary entertainers to fool friends and family in a comedic and social VR experience, now available on Oculus Quest, Oculus Rift, and HTC Vive, coming July 9 to PlayStation® VR

FRISCO, Tex. – June 27, 2019 – Gearbox Publishing and Gearbox Software today launched Penn & Teller VR: Frankly Unfair, Unkind, Unnecessary & Underhanded (Penn & Teller VR: F U, U, U, & U), a comedic social VR experience. Available now for $19.99 on Oculus Quest, Oculus Rift and HTC VIVE and on July 9 for PlayStation® VR, this conniving collection of magical tricks and pranks features instruction from legendary entertainers Penn & Teller. Learn how to pull off each trick with in-game tutorials, then invite your friends and family over to witness the ‘magic’ in VR.

Watch how Penn & Teller VR: F U, U, U, & U planned to combat the anti-vaccine movement in today’s Cancelled Bitshttps://youtu.be/rPpSxt601uQ

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Exciting Details Unveiled for Pokémon Masters, a New Adventure Coming to Mobile Devices

Planned for release in summer 2019, the strategy and battling game features a never-before-seen location, Trainers past and present, and new ways to battle!

TOKYO — June 27, 2019 DeNA Co., Ltd. (henceforth DeNA), in partnership with The Pokémon Company, unveiled additional information about the upcoming mobile game Pokémon Masters, which is planned to release globally on iOS and Android devices in summer 2019. In Pokémon Masters, players will embark on a new adventure to form teams of Trainers and their partner Pokémon and engage in 3-on-3 real-time battles.

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