Top Grossing Digital Crossword Raises New Funding to Consolidate the Crossword Puzzle Market
NEW YORK – December 22, 2014 – PuzzleSocial, creator of the mobile game Daily Celebrity Crossword, today announced $3M in Series A funding. The round was led by new investor KiwiTech, and also included new investments from all seed stage investors, including former HBO president Thayer Bigelow, Mark Wachen of Upstage Ventures, and other leading NYC-based angels. Continue reading Daily Celebrity Crossword Developer PuzzleSocial Announces $3M Series A
New 2D Match Engine and enhanced scouting function lead the line-up of improvements to the best-selling management sim
London — 20 November, 2014 — SEGA and Sports Interactive have today launched Football Manager Handheld 2015, the latest in the best-selling series for iOS and Android phones and tablets which allows fans to ‘live the dream’ of managing their favourite football club. Continue reading Football Manager Hits the Road for More Action Home and Away
Brand new prequel in the chart-topping tower defense franchise brings more towers, heroes and enemies
MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay – November 20, 2014 – Ironhide Game Studio, the brilliant minds behind the award-winning tower defense franchise Kingdom Rush, announced today the launch of its highly anticipated prequel Kingdom Rush: Origins, available now on the Apple App Store for iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad, and Google Play for Android. Return to Kingdom Rush’s charming world of sorcerers, elves, and dragons in a new adventure filled with spiffy new towers, heroes, levels, enemies and that signature tower defense gameplay the franchise’s millions of fans will recognize.
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Indie publisher Gameblyr announces follow up to Pathogen and Third Eye Crime in Zengrams, the most deceptively challenging puzzle game on iOS
BOSTON — November 13, 2014 — Gameblyr today announced the release of Zengrams, an abstract, minimalist puzzler created by Andreas Boye, available exclusively on the Apple App Store for the iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch. Brought to you by the publisher of indie hits Pathogen and Third Eye Crime, Zengrams was designed to exercise your brain through deceptively simple puzzles in which players rearrange shapes into the correct design.
Download the full, 70-level experience for $2.99 on iOS here: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/zengrams/id924061101?ls=1&mt=8
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Ninja Combat RPG from Indie Developer Nekki Draws In Over 1.5 Million Players Daily
MOSCOW – October 07, 2014 – Nekki, developer and publisher of high-quality content for mobile, social, and browser-based platforms, today announced that its most recent game, Shadow Fight 2, has amassed over 35 million downloads to date. The game attracts more than 1.5 million daily average users across iOS and Android worldwide, and is the sequel to the Facebook-based Shadow Fight, which has been downloaded over 46 million times. In total, the studio has seen 160 million total downloads for its games across all platforms. Shadow Fight 2 has reached the #1 position on the Apple App Store and on Google Play in 100 countries worldwide since its launch in May.
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SEGA’s Original Mobile Blockbuster Is Back with an All-New Pachinko-Inspired Game
SAN FRANCISCO – September 4, 2014 – SEGA Networks Inc. today announced the arrival of Super Monkey Ball™ Bounce on iPhone®, iPad®, iPod touch® and Android™ devices as the newest game in the highly successful Super Monkey Ball franchise. Developed by acclaimed Three Rings™ studio, AiAi will guide players as they bounce, slide, and rebound their way through 119 levels and six unique worlds with more levels and new worlds coming soon. Players will take on the challenge of rescuing his six monkey friends, each a playable character with their own unique power, by facing a variety of exciting puzzles and boss fights. Continue reading Super Monkey Ball Bounce Springs onto iOS and Android
SAN FRANCISCO, LONDON – July 31, 2014 – SEGA Networks, Inc. today announced the launch of Crazy Taxi™: City Rush, the newest game in the iconic Crazy Taxi franchise, for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. Crazy Taxi: City Rush was designed by Kenji Kanno, creator of the original Crazy Taxi arcade phenomenon, and developed by Hardlight Studios, one of SEGA’s top in-house studios and developer of the global hits Sonic Dash and Sonic Jump Fever. The game, designed from the wheels up for iPhone, iPad, iPod touch and Android devices with intuitive controls and a new world to explore, is free to download today from the App Store and coming very soon to Google Play.
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Temple Run Second Mobile Game Franchise Ever to Reach Milestone
RALEIGH, N.C. – June 4, 2014 – Independent game developer Imangi Studios announces today that its mobile games Temple Run and Temple Run 2 have together reached the milestone of one billion downloads. Since the launch of Temple Run in 2011, Imangi Studios has evolved from a husband-and-wife team working in their apartment to a thriving company. Temple Run is now one of the most downloaded series in mobile gaming history, having grown into a household name that remains popular with first-time runners and avid fans.
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