Based on Japan’s Highly Successful “Yoyaku Top 10”, Pre-Registration Platform for Mid/Hard-core Mobile Games Now Available in the West
SAN FRANCISCO – Oct 26, 2015 – Established in 2013, US subsidiary of Adways Inc. (Head Office: Shinjuku-Tokyo, CEO: Haruhisa Okamura), Adways Interactive (Head Office: San Francisco, CEO: Ken Asakura) today announced the full launch of PreLaunch.me, releasing the Android app out of Beta with new features and debuting the PreLaunch.me web app for iOS and Android, available for publishers and gamers in the US, Canada, Australia and UK. To download PreLaunch.me to your Android device, visit Google Play, while iOS users may visit www.PreLaunch.me via the Safari web browser.
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The Apple Design Award-winning Creators of Battle Supremacy and Sky Gamblers Lead Players on a Quest for Survival
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. — January 29, 2015 — Atypical Games, the Apple Design Award-winning creator of the visually stunning Sky Gamblers series and Battle Supremacy, today released Radiation Island on iOS devices. As part of a mysterious experiment, players are stranded in an alternate reality where they must fight for survival on an inhospitable island. Continuing Atypical’s legacy for renowned, console-quality graphics and vast open world environments, Radiation Island is available now exclusively on the Apple App Store for $2.99: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/radiation-island/id923760656?ls=1&mt=8
Scavenge the island with the trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_vZU02uLUSw
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FreshPlanet’s Charming New App Combines the Joys of Tap-Driven Collecting and Gifting
NEW YORK CITY – Jan. 29, 2014 – FreshPlanet, the creator of mobile sensations SongPop and BoxPop, today released LuckyPop, a brand new card-collecting app that spreads luck and positive energy throughout a user’s Facebook network. LuckyPop’s core mechanics are fairly simple – tap the button to generate Luck, which can be spent to unlock cute, quirky gifts for your pals. With its whimsical art style and menagerie of Wonders to discover, it can provide hours of fun and good will for everyone! Continue reading Get Lucky and Discover Wonders in LuckyPop, Out Now from the Creators of SongPop
Arkadium’s Hit Premium Puzzle Game Now Available for Apple, Android and Amazon Devices
NEW YORK CITY — December 3, 2014 — Arkadium, a New York City game industry veteran, has now released their premium puzzle game Twisty Hollow, available worldwide on Google Play, the Amazon Appstore and the Apple App Store for $2.99. With genre-defining gameplay, a striking paper-art style, and a whimsical, smartly crafted storyline, Twisty Hollow becomes increasingly complex as you complete each level.
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Restore order to the topsy-turvy town of Twisty Hollow through never-before-seen gameplay that revitalizes the puzzle genre
NEW YORK CITY — October 30, 2014 — Arkadium, a New York City game industry veteran, today released their premium puzzle game Twisty Hollow, available worldwide exclusively on the Apple App Store for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch for $2.99. With genre-defining gameplay, a striking paper-art style, and a whimsical, smartly crafted storyline, Twisty Hollow becomes increasingly complex as you complete each level.
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Launching October 30 exclusively on iOS, new game introduces wheel-spinning mechanic, paper-art style, and a whimsical storyline
NEW YORK CITY — October 22, 2014 — Arkadium, a game industry veteran and one of the most successful developers to come out of New York City, today revealed details and a video trailer for their premium puzzle game Twisty Hollow, launching exclusively on the Apple App Store on October 30, 2014, for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
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New Team Members Bring Wealth of Game Development Experience from Leaders in Mobile, PC, and Console Gaming
PALO ALTO, Calif. — September 25, 2014 — Kiwi, Inc., today announced the addition of veteran games industry talent to its team as part of the company’s mission to build AAA games for mobile platforms. The new additions include Vice President of Creative Eric Todd, Vice President and Executive Producer Jason Woodward, Director of Product Wes Culver, Lead Gameplay Engineer Pratik Patel and Art Director Shawn Peters. Combined, these new team members bring decades of game industry talent from marquee developers and publishers including EA, Disney Interactive/Playdom, GREE, and Zynga. The new hires follow on the heels of Kiwi closing a $15 million Series B round which is being used to develop next-gen, cross-platform, AAA titles for mobile devices. Continue reading Kiwi Adds Veteran Games Industry Talent to Support Mission to Bring AAA to Mobile
Northgate Capital Leads Investment Round with Participation from DFJ and Returning Investor Sequoia Capital in Leading Mobile Developer
PALO ALTO, Calif. – Aug. 6, 2014 – Mobile game developer Kiwi, Inc. today announced that it has closed $15 million in Series B financing, led by Northgate Capital with participation from DFJ and returning investor Sequoia Capital. The Series B brings the total amount raised by Kiwi to $21 million. Kiwi has emerged as a top developer on Google Play, and the company will use the funding to invest in its next generation of cross-platform, AAA mobile titles while continuing to improve distribution and monetization practices that affect the entire mobile ecosystem. Continue reading Kiwi Closes $15 Million in Series B Financing