Rapidly-growing, VR-exclusive studio hires Patrick Liu as Head of Publishing
STOCKHOLM — September 28, 2021 —Swedish VR developer Fast Travel Games today announced they are expanding their business to provide publishing services to other VR game developers. Patrick Liu, a games industry veteran of more than 15 years of experience and most recently Head of Games at Mojang Studios, will head up the publishing arm as Fast Travel’s Head of Publishing.
Celebrate five years of spreading the madness with special events until October 27
TOKYO, Japan – September 27, 2021 – Publisher GungHo Online Entertainment announced that LET IT DIE has surpassed seven million downloads—just in time for the fifth anniversary in December! Today is the start of a special anniversary event and “senpais” have until October 27 to join Uncle Death for some gore-tastic fun.
Watch the seven million downloads announcement video from Uncle Death and the developers here.
Play Pink kicks off Asmodee’s official partnership with the Breast Cancer Research Foundation
Paris, France – September 27, 2021 –Asmodee andDays of Wonder, the publisher of hit board game Ticket to Ride, and the Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF) just announced their world premiere partnership, with a first in the board game industry: the release of an exclusive train set in-theme with the classic pink coloring of the BCRF. All profits from the sales of this special edition will go to support breast cancer research. Ticket to Ride: Play Pink is a limited edition Train & Station Set available for preorder on the Asmodee store for $5/5€, and will ship in October. This new set of trains can be used across Ticket to Ride properties, with all trains and stations ready for use in both Ticket to Ride and Ticket to Ride Europe sporting the classic pink coloring.
In 18 years of rigorous growth, EVE Online has welcomed more than 24 million pilots who have destroyed more than 91 million ships across New Eden
REYKJAVÍK – September 23rd, 2021 – CCP Games today announced that EVE Online, the deep spacefaring MMO, is now available on the Epic Games Store. Epic users can warp into EVE Online for free and join the growing community enjoying unrivaled freedom to forge their own path in the vast star cluster of New Eden.
TOKYO—September 16, 2021—DeNA Co., Ltd., in partnership with The Pokémon Company, has announced that two new sync pairs from the Kanto region are coming to Pokémon Masters EX – Red & Snorlax and Blue (Classic) & Aerodactyl.
CCP Games revamps the new player experience and reveals its iconic starship MMO is coming to the Epic Games Store on September 23
REYKJAVÍK – September 14th, 2021 – Today, CCP Games released Gateway, the third Quadrant of 2021 for the spacefaring MMO, EVE Online. Quadrant 3: Gateway introduces the first installment of EVE Online’s revamped new player experience and skill training. CCP Games has also announced that it is launching EVE Online on the Epic Games Store on September 23, bringing its flagship game to more players.
DALLAS, Texas –September 10, 2021 – With the 2021 Call of Duty Endowment (C.O.D.E.) Bowl scheduled for December 10, the Marines are looking for a few, great gamers. While last year’s C.O.D.E. Bowl made history as the largest interservice, transatlantic esports competition, it also marked the debut of the first competitive gaming element for the Marines. This year, in addition to adding a ninth service branch, the annual C.O.D.E. Bowl will take place aboard the historic USS Intrepid aircraft carrier in New York City.