MILAN, Italy – Nov. 2, 2012 – Atlantyca Lab, the division of Atlantyca Entertainment dedicated to the development of proprietary and third-party acquired brands for videogames, apps and content for the Internet, has partnered with Forge Reply to develop videogames based on award-winning fantasy author Joe Dever’s hugely popular “Lone Wolf” series of gamebooks. The announcement was made by Pierdomenico Baccalario, Managing Director of Atlantyca Lab, which is the rights holder of the Lone Wolf IP brand.
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SAN FRANCISCO & LONDON – Oct. 18, 2012 – SEGA®of America Inc. and SEGA®Europe Ltd. are jumping for joy at the release of Sonic Jump™, Sonic’s first-ever game developed specifically for mobile platforms. The game was developed by Hardlight, a new digital studio composed of former SEGA Tech Group members whose focus is creating entertaining games; Sonic Jump is their first release. You know just how fast Sonic can run; now you can check out just how high he can jump as you tilt your screen to leap through a range of stunning new levels and classic zones from the Sonic universe. Sonic Jump will be bouncing onto the iTunes App Store today for $1.99 / £1.49 / AUD$1.99 / €1.59 on iPod touch, iPad®, iPhone 4® and iPhone 5®.
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SAN FRANCISCO & LONDON – Oct. 10, 2012 – SEGA®of America Inc. and SEGA®Europe Ltd. today announced that alien duo ToeJam and Earl will be returning to consoles next month thanks to the SEGA Vintage Collection series. Genesis classics ToeJam & Earl™ and ToeJam & Earl in Panic on Funkotron™ will be available to purchase separately on PlayStation®Network starting November 6 for $4.99 each, and will be available packaged together as the SEGA Vintage Collection: ToeJam & Earl for 800 MSP starting November 7 on Xbox LIVE® Arcade for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft.
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Hit Free-runner Receives iPhone 5 Support, Improved Character Agility and Pit/Ledge Lighting, New Equippable Trinkets and More!
ST. LOUIS, Mo. – Oct. 3, 2012 – Simutronics, the creators of the immensely popular and award-winning Tiny Heroes, today announced an epic update for their recently launched iOS title One Epic Knight. Update 1.2 brings a number of new features to the game, including tweaks and changes to character agility and game environment, implemented to further benefit players in their epic quest for epic loot. Grab version 1.2 of One Epic Knight in the App Store today. Continue reading Massive One Epic Knight Mobile Content Update Out Now! Upgrade on Your Quest for Epicness
Sustainable Living App Enables Individuals, Communities and Organizations to Save Money, Conserve Energy and Reduce Waste
SxSW Eco Booth #8
RALEIGH, N.C. – October 1, 2012 – JouleBug, the mobile app that makes sustainable living simple, fun and social, today announced the availability of JouleBug 2.0, the latest version of the application that enables individuals to track their daily “green” activities and save up to $200 a year in energy costs. Through a system with points and badges, JouleBug enables users to compete with friends, family and others to save money, conserve energy and reduce waste. JouleBug 2.0 can be downloaded for free on the app store and can be seen in booth #8 at this year’s SxSW Eco conference and tradeshow, taking place in Austin, Texas October 3–5, 2012.
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Multiple Titles Including Sonic CD™ and Virtua Tennis™ Challenge Being Brought to Samsung Apps and Game Hub
SAN FRANCISCO & RIDGEFIELD PARK, N.J. – August 17, 2012 – SEGA® of America Inc. and Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. today announced the availability of SEGA games on Samsung Apps and its premium mobile game service, Game Hub. Sonic CD™, Sonic The Hedgehog 4™ Episode I and II, and Chu Chu Rocket!™ are available for purchase through Game Hub. Other SEGA titles such as Virtua Tennis™ Challenge and Super Monkey Ball™ 2: Sakura Edition will follow.
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CHICAGO – August 16, 2012 – Raved, in partnership with BIN 36 and Time Out Chicago, announced today a reminder for Chicago residents and foodies that there are only two days left to participate in the “Real Men Drink Pink” breast cancer awareness campaign. Starting last Friday, August 10, and wrapping up tomorrow, Friday, August 17, Chicago’s top restaurants have joined together in featuring specially-priced $10 rosé glass pours on their beverage menus to benefit Bright Pink, the only national breast cancer organization focusing on the prevention and early detection of breast and ovarian cancer in young women while providing support for high risk individuals.
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First SEGA Alliance Title—Jack Lumber by Owlchemy Labs—Launches Today
SAN FRANCISCO & LONDON – August 16, 2012 – SEGA® of America Inc. and SEGA® Europe Ltd. today announced the formation of a new publishing initiative, SEGA Alliance. The SEGA Alliance will focus on publishing mobile games made by independent developers. The SEGA Alliance will provide participating developers with comprehensive marketing and production support as well as creative consultation. SEGA Alliance’s first title, Jack Lumber, developed by Owlchemy Labs, launched today on iPad®, iPhone® and iPod touch® worldwide.
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