DENVER – August 15, 2018 – Until September 11, Dire Wolf Digital is partnering with Twitch Prime for a special promotion with their free-to-play collectible card game, Eternal. Prime members who link their Eternal account can claim the Eternal Collector’s Bounty for a bunch of exclusive goodies! Continue reading Dire Wolf Digital Offering Twitch Prime Members Limited-Time Exclusives for Eternal
Popular Free-to-Play Battle Royale Shooter Saw 10 Million+ Players in Open Beta; Battle Pass Season One, New Weapons and New Vehicle Highlight Massive PS4 Launch Update
SAN DIEGO — August 7, 2018 — Daybreak Games® today announced that H1Z1: Battle Royale™, the original standalone battle royale shooter, has left Open Beta and officially launched as a free-to-play game on PlayStation®4.
Munchkin, Mansions of Madness: Mother’s Embrace, The Lord of the Rings: Living Card Game, Terraforming Mars, Onitama, Five Tribes, Bang! and loads more coming soon with Gloomhaven launching on Steam Early Access in 2019
INDIANAPOLIS — Aug. 2, 2018 — Asmodee Digital, the leader in digital board game entertainment, announced at their Gen Con press conference today that Gloomhaven, the award-winning board game celebrated for its tactical combat and branching narratives, is in development and scheduled to launch on Steam Early Access in Q1 2019. Alongside Gloomhaven, Asmodee Digital provided updates on some of the most anticipated games in their digital catalogue including Five Tribes, Bang!, Onitama, Munchkin, The Lord of the Rings: Living Card Game, and Mansions of Madness: Mother’s Embrace, and also console games with the famous Ticket to Ride on Playlink for PS4 and Carcassonne on Nintendo Switch.
Spun out of the studio behind hit VR title Arizona Sunshine, new company debuts with VR Arcade Suite to help VR developers create and distribute large-scale free-roaming and core VR titles
ROTTERDAM (THE NETHERLANDS), July 25, 2018 — Vertigo Games, the studio behind hit platinum selling virtual reality game Arizona Sunshine, announced today the launch of a new and separate company entitled Vertigo Arcades, a VR arcade publisher and technology provider aimed at driving the success of VR developers, large-scale VR arcades, and entertainment venues. Vertigo Arcades connects VR developers and VR arcades through its VR Arcade Suite, a content launcher for free-roaming location-based (LB) VR titles. It also includes an API for integrating a variety of key arcade features like tracking systems, peripherals, spectator and mixed reality functionality, and more in both LB VR and core VR titles, all of which they will be able to adjust and test to create the optimum experience for users.
FREMONT, CA, July 24, 2018 – Elgato, a leading provider of hardware and software for content creators, today announced Stream Deck Mini, a brand-new addition to its line-up of streaming and video production tools. A miniaturized version of the ground-breaking Elgato Stream Deck live content tool, Stream Deck Mini offers six fully-customizable LCD keys, allowing creators to easily switch scenes, launch media, control chat, configure an unlimited number of actions, and more. The ideal addition for streamers and video producers who want to get serious about their content and community, Stream Deck Mini makes it simple to create quality content at the push of a button.
MoviePass competitor Sinemia offers discounted plans just in time for summer blockbusters like Mission: Impossible – Fallout and Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again
LOS ANGELES, July 19, 2018 — At a time when MoviePass is running surge pricing, Sinemia, the leading global movie ticket subscription service, today announced it is lowering prices for each of its plans in a limited-time-only summer offer. The prices help new subscribers take advantage of the summer’s slate of movies at the most affordable prices on the market.
App by Acorns Founder merges fintech and gaming – gamers save and micro-earn by playing top mobile games; Zynga, Pocket Gems, and Disruptor Beam sign on as partners
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. – July 17, 2018 – Blast, a company that helps people micro-save and earn money while playing the games they love, today announced a top-off of its Seed Round at $12 million in conjunction with launching its app in the Google Play Store. New investors include personal growth entrepreneur Tony Robbins, Palo Alto-based fintech fund CreditEase, and RX3, an influencer-focused VC fund based in Orange County. Additionally, Zynga, Pocket Gems, and Disruptor Beam have signed on with Blast to create custom ways for players to micro-earn and save money.
Experience Studio Recognized for Coco VR and Blade Runner 2049: Memory Lab
LOS ANGELES – July 16, 2018 – Magnopus has received two Emmy Awards nominations in the Outstanding Original Interactive Program for their work on Coco VR and Blade Runner 2049: Memory Lab. The Emmy Awards in Interactive Media recognize excellence in interactive media programming. Magnopus was previously nominated for an Interactive Media Emmy in 2017 for Mission:ISS.