Swedish Developer of Magicka 2 and Leviathan: Warships Announces its Next Title for Steam, Complete with Neon Katanas and Punkrock Cyborgs
SKÖVDE, Sweden – February 16, 2016 – Pieces Interactive today revealed their newest title, Kill to Collect, an 80’s cyberpunk rogue-like with up to four-player co-op, set for launch on Steam later this spring. A new teaser trailer also made its debut, giving a peek at the backstory and bounty hunters in the game. Kill to Collect features challenging, procedurally generated maps and enemies galore, with quick bursts of intense gameplay that encourages players to learn from their failures and inevitable deaths. Continue reading The Hunt Begins Soon in Cyberpunk Co-op Rogue-like “Kill to Collect”
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Massive update to the original most-played FPS in the world brings overhauled graphics and new characters, weapons, multiplayer modes, and more
Toronto, CANADA – December 10, 2015 – Today, Smilegate Entertainment Inc., a leading game developer in Asia, and its North American subsidiary Smilegate West, have announced that CrossFire 2.0 is now available. The 2.0 update is the biggest ever to hit North America for the popular game, which is now available as an automatic download via the CrossFire game client. Continue reading Smilegate West Launches CrossFire 2.0, the Biggest Update to Date for North America
BOSTON – December 3, 2015 – Indie mobile game publisher Gameblyr and ZipZap Games, developers of the hit game Into the Circle, today announced that their follow-up title Sequence – Connecting Numbers is now available as a free download worldwide on the Apple App Store for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. In Sequence, players challenge themselves to solve sequential matching puzzles to complete and unlock new levels, while experiencing an ever-changing gameplay style and rapidly increasing skill-based problems to solve. Continue reading Gameblyr Launches Sequence – Connecting Numbers Puzzle Game for iOS, Now Available on the App Store
NetEase Brings One of China’s Most Successful Titles to the West With a Complete Culturalization
BRISBANE, Calif. – November 12, 2015 – NetEase, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTES) today announced the release of Eternal Area, a fast-paced, fantasy action RPG available now on iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, and Android devices. In Eternal Arena, players control teams of three epic heroes, each with unique abilities, to save the magical world of Etryna from the rule of a mysterious villain known as the Master. Continue reading Eternal Arena Now Available on the App Store and Google Play
Chinese Tech Giant Expands Western Game Development Portfolio with Strategic Investment in Finnish Startup
BRISBANE, Calif. — October 27, 2015 — NetEase, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTES) today announced that its NetEase Capital Venture arm has made a $2.5 million investment into Reforged Studios, a privately held game studio based in Helsinki. The capital will be used to provide the studio’s veteran team with production resources to accelerate and enhance both new and existing development projects both existing and new, as well as drive recruitment of the Nordic region’s brightest talent.
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Based on Japan’s Highly Successful “Yoyaku Top 10”, Pre-Registration Platform for Mid/Hard-core Mobile Games Now Available in the West
SAN FRANCISCO – Oct 26, 2015 – Established in 2013, US subsidiary of Adways Inc. (Head Office: Shinjuku-Tokyo, CEO: Haruhisa Okamura), Adways Interactive (Head Office: San Francisco, CEO: Ken Asakura) today announced the full launch of PreLaunch.me, releasing the Android app out of Beta with new features and debuting the PreLaunch.me web app for iOS and Android, available for publishers and gamers in the US, Canada, Australia and UK. To download PreLaunch.me to your Android device, visit Google Play, while iOS users may visit www.PreLaunch.me via the Safari web browser.
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World-Renowned Celebrity DJ and Producer Now Available as a Playable Ninja
BRISBANE, Calif. – October 22, 2015 – NetEase, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTES) today announced that Grammy-nominated DJ and Producer Steve Aoki is now available as a playable character in Speedy Ninja for iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, and Android. Players will need to update their app in order to find and unlock Steve Aoki under the selectable character list of ninjas. Speedy Ninja is a fast-paced endless runner that challenges players to navigate perilous forests and dodge bizarre objects with the help of custom characters, weapons, and power-ups.
Continue reading Run, Jump And Launch Cakes As Steve Aoki in Speedy Ninja Update
Puzzle Game Celebrates Chinese Heritage with Traditional Art-inspired Gameplay
BRISBANE, Calif. – October 15, 2015 – NetEase, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTES) today expanded its portfolio of mobile games for Western audiences with the launch of a Chinese art-inspired puzzle game, The Beautiful Dream. The game is completely free to download at launch for a limited time and contains no in-app purchases or advertisements. After the promotional period ends, The Beautiful Dream will be available for download for $0.99 USD on the App Store.