CocoaChina/Chukong Hits $12 Million Monthly Revenue

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Announces sustained growth, global partnerships and corporate milestones at China Joy 

BEIJING – July 26, 2013 – Leading international mobile publisher and developer CocoaChina/Chukong today announced at China Joy that the company has shot past $12 million in monthly revenue this year. CocoaChina/Chukong is a premier sponsor and exhibitor at China Joy 2013, announcing new publishing partnerships and milestones for its Cocos2D-x game engine and capitalizing on this year’s focus on mobile gaming. Continue reading CocoaChina/Chukong Hits $12 Million Monthly Revenue

Mobile Marketing Leader DoubleDutch Taps LinkedIn Director as VP of Product Management

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Lucian Beebe joins DoubleDutch to make their customizable event applications more social

SAN FRANCISCO – July 22, 2013 – DoubleDutch, the leading provider of branded mobile applications for tradeshows, conferences and events, today announced that Lucian Beebe, formerly director of product management at LinkedIn, has joined the company as vice president of product management to further develop DoubleDutch’s event applications’ social design. Beebe will tune DoubleDutch’s event app to drive more engagement through social features, help provide organizers better revenue sponsorship opportunities, and work to integrate DoubleDutch’s mobile event app analytics with marketing automation software. Continue reading Mobile Marketing Leader DoubleDutch Taps LinkedIn Director as VP of Product Management

Evi-lot More Options: Puzzle Defense Game Evilot Now on iPhone and PC

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Tower Defense Meets Match-three in Chilean Startup Syrenaica’s First Title, now available on new platforms

SANTIAGO – June 20, 2013 – Evilot, the first title from Chilean game developer Syrenaica is available today for PC and as a universal iOS app for iPhone and iPod touch, no longer exclusive to iPad. Combining the best elements of two popular genres, Evilot is a puzzle defense game where players command the forces of Count Dolfus, a retired semi-evil mastermind whose brooding Golden Years are being disturbed by an army of do-gooders bent on conquering his castle (and stealing all his loot). A free demo version is available on the iTunes App Store along with the full version for $0.99, while the Windows PC version is a mere $1.99. Continue reading Evi-lot More Options: Puzzle Defense Game Evilot Now on iPhone and PC

PlayFirst Heats Up Google Play with Cooking Dash

CD_GP_feature_graphicLeading mobile game developer delivers second title for Google Play following over 1 million Diner Dash downloads

SAN FRANCISCO – June 17, 2013 – PlayFirst® Inc., a global leader in mobile games for family and friends, today announced that Cooking Dash® is available on Google Play™ for immediate download. Cooking Dash arrives hot on the heels of PlayFirst’s Google Play debut last month, continuing the developer’s expansion into the worldwide Android™ ecosystem. Since the May 20th launch of Diner Dash® on Google Play, the game has racked up more than 1 million downloads and climbed the New Paid and New Free charts, landing in the top three for the New Paid and top 10 for the New Free for close to two straight weeks. Continue reading PlayFirst Heats Up Google Play with Cooking Dash

E3: Indie Co-op Puzzler Tiny Brains Confirmed for Next-gen

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The experiment continues in booth 2359, South Hall, as developers behind Ubisoft’s Assassin’s Creed series and EA’s Dead Space 3 show new demo, announce platforms at E3

MONTREAL— May 23, 2013 — Spearhead Games, a new independent game studio founded by former EA and Ubisoft® developers, today announced that its upcoming co-op action puzzler Tiny Brains is planned for a next-gen console release following its initial release this fall and will be on show at E3 in the South Hall, booth 2359.The game was first revealed at PAX East this year, where attendees were invited to team up as super-powered lab animals and participate in a grand experiment to make a truly cooperative game.

To schedule a press demo to play Tiny Brains at E3, please contact spearheadgames@triplepointpr.com. Continue reading E3: Indie Co-op Puzzler Tiny Brains Confirmed for Next-gen

PlayFirst Takes Puzzle-match Gameplay to New Depths with Deep Sea Deli on iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch

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Leading Mobile Game Studio Dives in with Lovable Characters, Limitless Play, Friendly Competition and a Boat-load of Mystery Meat

SAN FRANCISCO – April 25, 2013  PlayFirst® Inc., a global leader in mobile games for family and friends, today announced Deep Sea Deli, a quirky puzzle-match arcade title, available now on the App Store for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. In addition to introducing a new and endearing PlayFirst character, Narly the Narwhal, Deep Sea Deli advances the puzzle-match genre by being the first game to combine limitless play-sessions with strategic depth and social competition, all in an undersea setting filled with lighthearted and witty humor.

Players can download Deep Sea Deli for free on the App Store or view the game in action with the official trailer. Continue reading PlayFirst Takes Puzzle-match Gameplay to New Depths with Deep Sea Deli on iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch

Media Advisory: PlayFirst Sneaks Peek at New Game with Character Gossip Blog whatsinthewater.com

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SAN FRANCISCO – April 22, 2013 – PlayFirst® Inc., the global leader in mobile games for family and friends, today unveiled the mysterious website whatsinthewater.com to build interest for its newest game launching on April 25, 2013. The gossip blog will reveal new characters from PlayFirst’s upcoming game and offer a window into the subaquatic storyline. Each day until the game’s launch, an anonymous blogger will dish up the details on one character’s role in the dramatic community of meat-eating fish. So far, the reporter has divulged that a shipwreck has broken through the bubbling seas, raining crates of collateral on swimmers below. Continue reading Media Advisory: PlayFirst Sneaks Peek at New Game with Character Gossip Blog whatsinthewater.com

Twelve of Pocket Gamer’s Top 50 International Game Developers Use Cocos2d-x Game Engine

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Cross-platform open-source mobile game engine powers some of the most prestigious mobile developers worldwide

BEIJING – April 10, 2013 – Cocos2d-x, a leading cross-platform open-source 2D game engine, is powering games for a dozen of the 2013 PocketGamer.biz Top 50 Mobile Game Developers, including Disney Mobile, Gree, Konami, Zynga, Wooga, Gamevil and DeNA. The engine powers hit mobile games like Diamond Dash, City of Wonder, Zenonia 5 and Matching with Friends for Facebook, and offers tools for both established and independent developers alike. To date, the engine has been downloaded 300,000 times around the world since its release in 2010. Continue reading Twelve of Pocket Gamer’s Top 50 International Game Developers Use Cocos2d-x Game Engine