Contra Evolution Coming Soon to a Mobile Jungle Near You

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CocoaChina/Chukong Bringing Konami Classic to U.S. Mobile Devices

BEIJING – June 27, 2013 – Leading international mobile game developer and publisher CocoaChina/Chukong today announced the upcoming U.S. mobile launch of Contra Evolution, the first fully licensed mobile version of Konami’s classic alien-shooting side-scroller Contra. Initially launched in January 2013 in China, Contra Evolution reached the number one paid spot in less than 24 hours, and the US release marks the official beginning of a partnership between CocoaChina/Chukong and Konami. Continue reading Contra Evolution Coming Soon to a Mobile Jungle Near You

Bloom Box Explodes onto the iTunes Flower Garden

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Nexx Studio’s chain reaction puzzle game blossoms on iOS

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia – May 29, 2013 – Nexx Studio, South East Asian indie mobile game development, today released Bloom Box, their latest challenging puzzle game for iOS. The game tasks players with setting up chain reactions to spread seeds across the field to bloom flowers. Bloom Box is now on the App Store for iPhone and iPod touch at $0.99, part of a 50% off launch promotion http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/bloom-box/id622523724?mt=8

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Temple Run 2 Adds New Terrain and Obstacles in Latest Update

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RALEIGH, N.C.– May 17, 2013 – Imangi Studios, committed to regularly delivering meaningful new content to fans, today announced an update for the hit-mobile game Temple Run 2. This new update will test Temple Run 2’s millions of daily active players with new roadblocks and tasks, bringing even more challenges to the beloved game.

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For Science!! Sporos “Discovery Lab” Out Now for iOS and Android; Alien Hive “Blitz Mode” Hatching Soon

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Surpassing 1 million downloads, biological puzzler Sporos is a Google Play Staff Pick

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia – April 19, 2013 – Appxplore today announced Discovery Lab, a brand new mode for Sporos, the puzzle game for iOS and Android that’s equal parts relaxing and brain-bending. The Discovery Lab adds a new twist that will challenge veteran players and amateur scientists alike: the robust new Phago Cell needs to be infected twice with Sporos seeds, from two different directions at once. The developer’s other puzzle game, Alien Hive, will also gain a major content update, “Blitz Mode,” which is essentially a brand new game within the game. Players will experience faster, more fluid action with an imaginative spin on Alien Hive’s sliding-tile gameplay. Check out the Blitz Mode teaser trailer, below, and explore the spores in Sporos, out now for iOS and Android.

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With Over 25 Million Monthly Facebook Players, Hit Game Dragon City Hatches onto iOS

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BARCELONA, SPAIN – March 21, 2013 – Social Point, a leading developer of social games, today announced the launch Dragon City for iOS, bringing the colorful strategy game to iPhone and iPad. This popular game lets players raise their own dragons while designing a unique home on floating magical islands. Breed dragon to create never-before-seen species, then train them into top fighting shape and challenge other players’ dragons in the battle stadium. With hundreds of combinations, you never know which rare breed is going to hatch next! As the 2nd best-rated Facebook game in 2012, Dragon City on iOS is sure to delight fans of the original game, enhancing their experience by letting them grow, hatch and train dragons on the go.

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GDC 2013: Megapop Games Announce Trolls vs Vikings, Debut Game from Startup Indie Developer, Founded by Former Funcom and Artplant Veterans

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Groundbreaking tower defense game pits peace-loving Trolls against angry Gods and Vikings of Norse mythology

OSLO, Norway — March 21, 2013 —Look out, here comes yet another stuffy announcement about an indie development studio formed by gaming veterans! Let me guess… they have groundbreaking new features that will turn the industry on its head? Well buckle in… here we go again!

Megapop, a startup studio founded by former Funcom (Age of Conan, The Longest Journey) and Artplant (Battlestar Galactica Online) developers, today unveiled Trolls vs Vikings, their debut game mobile / PC puzzle game, which will be demonstrated at GDC 2013.

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Raft Pirates Plunder the Mobile High Seas

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6waves’s mobile MMO out now on the App Store

SAN FRANCISCO – Feb. 28, 2013 – Leading global and mobile social game publisher 6waves, and Big Blue Bubble, the biggest, baddest buccaneers of game development, today announced the launch of Raft Pirates, an MMO featuring adorable robot pirates made just for mobile devices. Starting today, sailors can explore the online seas for resources to build armed rafts, plunder other pirate ships for loot, and protect themselves against enemy captains bent on snatching the booty for themselves. Join the Raft Pirates for free on the shores of the App Store: http://itunes.apple.com/app/raft-pirates/id539098940 Continue reading Raft Pirates Plunder the Mobile High Seas

Media Advisory: PlayFirst Sends Some Love to Wedding Dash and Mall Stars on iOS with New Valentine’s Content

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SAN FRANCISCO – Jan. 31, 2013 – PlayFirst® Inc., the global leader in mobile games for family and friends, today revealed special Valentine’s-themed updates for Wedding Dash® and Mall Stars on iPhone, iPod touch, iPad and iPad mini that offer a sweet treat of exciting new content for both games. Continue reading Media Advisory: PlayFirst Sends Some Love to Wedding Dash and Mall Stars on iOS with New Valentine’s Content