Take Sonic to New Heights: Sonic Jump Available Now

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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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Media Advisory: Just in Time for Halloween, PlayFirst Expands Hit Hotel Transylvania Dash with Spooky New Venues and Characters

SAN FRANCISCO – Oct. 18, 2012 – PlayFirst® Inc. today announced a major expansion for Hotel Transylvania Dash® on iPhone, iPad and iPad touch that offers players two hot new venues and four monstrous new guests. In addition to the 30 action-packed levels that made Hotel Transylvania Dash the No. 1 free iPad game when it launched last month, patrons of Dracula’s five-stake resort can now try their hands – or claws, paws, or pincers – at running stylish new Hawaiian and Egyptian wings of the all-monster hotel. For the one million players who downloaded Hotel Transylvania Dash in just 20 days after its release, the updates are sure to be the perfect treat.

From palm trees to pyramids, both spooktacular additions are available as in-app purchases for just $0.99 each. Pick them up from within Hotel Transylvania Dash, available now on the App Store. Continue reading Media Advisory: Just in Time for Halloween, PlayFirst Expands Hit Hotel Transylvania Dash with Spooky New Venues and Characters

Media Advisory: Mobile Remaster of Dreamcast Classic Crazy Taxi Now Available for iOS

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SAN FRANCISCO & LONDON – Oct. 11, 2012 –  SEGA®  of America Inc. and SEGA® Europe Ltd. today announced that a remastered mobile edition of Dreamcast classic Crazy Taxi™ is now available on the App Store for iPhone®, iPad® and iPod touch®. Start picking up fares and racking up crazy combos while rocking out to seven tracks from The Offspring and Bad Religion today for $4.99 on the iTunes App Store at http://itunes.apple.com/app/id553921725!

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Pocket Climber Mobile iOS App from CocoaChina Coming Soon

Climbing game based on classic arcade title to be supported on the new iPhone5

           


BEIJING – Oct. 2, 2012 – Leading Chinese mobile game company CocoaChina today announced that Pocket Climber, the company’s next mobile iOS app created by its development arm Punchbox Studios, will launch in the App Store later this month. Pocket Climber is a unique endless runner that lets players test their vertical limit as they guide their character up the walls of danger riddled skyscrapers, dodging challenging obstacles and trying to make it to the top.

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Catching and Battling Gets Mo’ Epic on iOS with Mo’ Monsters!

Rumpus announces launch date, releases teaser trailer for new turn-based RPG

SAN FRANCISCO – Oct. 3, 2012 – Rumpus, a game studio that strives to create fun, beautiful and social mobile games, today announced an evolved take on catching, training, and battling with Mo’ Monsters. Available as a free universal download on iPhone, iPod touch and iPad devices on October 10, mobile monster enthusiasts must collect, develop and tactfully battle a cast of colorful characters in turn-based combat and timed events. While taking players to a deeper level of battling in real-time, the game will soon offer many social media features to allow fun amongst friends. Watch the trailer on YouTube to see the game in action!

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New Mobile App JouleBug Saves Both Money and the Environment

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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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These Colors Do Run: Polara Coming Soon to iOS and Android

Hope This Works Games Announces Color-Switching Side Runner, Title Debuts October 11

VANCOUVER, CANADA – Sept. 27, 2012 – Canada-based mobile game developer Hope This Works Games today unveiled their newest game Polara, a side scrolling platform running game, coming to iOS and Android devices. Polara turns the popular free-running platform genre on its head by introducing a color switching strategy, challenging players to do more than just dash and jump, as well as a compelling and immersive story line that keeps players hooked for more. You’ll need a fast eye and even faster reflexes to make your way through all 50 levels, check out the teaser for the game here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oCJCL46EhQ0
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