Manhattan Beach, California, 4 June 2021 — Pearl Abyss, a leading South Korean game developer and publisher, announced it has opened a new office in Amsterdam and expanded its Manhattan Beach office in the Los Angeles Metropolitan Area. The company is best known for its highly successful Black Desert franchise which has attracted over 40 million players and generated over 2 billion dollars in lifetime revenue.Continue reading Pearl Abyss Doubles Down on Its Western Expansion with Pearl Abyss America and Pearl Abyss Europe
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Online course is now available on edX.org and is accessible to anyone interested in studying how video games have created a new type of human connection
Reykjavík, Iceland – May 26, 2021 – CCP Games today announced Friendship Machine: Forming a New Type of Human Connection, an online course featuring its player-driven spacefaring MMO, EVE Online. Created in partnership with the University of Iceland, the course explores “The Friendship Machine,” or the science behind how people forge meaningful relationships and how video games have created a new type of human connection. The course is now available on edX.org and includes the first three weeks free for anyone who would like to register. Unlimited access, including the final quiz and course certificate, is available for $50 USD / €40.91 EURO / £35.19 GPB.Continue reading CCP Games Partners with the University of Iceland to Offer Course Studying the Science of Friendship and Video Games
Featuring CO-VS technology for head-to-head play and a six-button layout with mechanical switches, is now available for purchase at Target and select online retailers
LOS ANGELES – April 21, 2021 – My Arcade, the leading manufacturer of retro gaming products, announced today that their Street Fighter™ II: Champion Edition Micro Player is now available for purchase at Target® stores and select online retailers for a suggested retail price of $49.99 USD.Continue reading My Arcade’s Street Fighter™ II: Champion Edition Micro Player is Now Available
EL SEGUNDO, Calif. – Mar. 2, 2020 – It is a good day to die! GungHo Online Entertainment (GOE) and Grasshopper Manufacture’s hack-and-slash roguelike, LET IT DIE has surpassed over six million downloads worldwide. The milestone comes after its exclusive debut on the PlayStation 4 in December 2016, later launching on Steam in September of 2018.
MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif. – February 20, 2020 – Today Pearl Abyss announced that, starting March 4, players on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One will join online in Black Desert through the implementation of cross-play support.
MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif. – October 24, 2019 – Pearl Abyss is today soft launching Black Desert Mobile for Android via the Google Play Store in seven countries after more than two million users pre-registered for the game within 2 weeks. Now available to download in Canada, Chile, Sweden, Malaysia, Turkey, Ireland and Australia, the open-world action MMORPG will be launching on iOS and Android across the world later this year.
Dire Wolf’s digital board game catalog expands with strategic tile-placement from legendary game designer
DENVER CO. – September 30, 2019 – Today Dire Wolf announced that their digital adaptation of Dr. Reiner Knizia’s acclaimed board game Yellow & Yangtze is now available via Steam Early Access, and will be releasing on iOS and Android devices in the coming weeks. Following the recent cross-platform release of Raiders of the North Sea, Yellow & Yangtze is the second title in a new wave of digital board game adaptations from Dire Wolf.
LOS ANGELES – October 15, 2015 – UOL BoaCompra, the leading online games company in Latin America, and Azubu, an entertainment network focused on eSports, today announced that Azubu will be the exclusive streaming platform for UOL BoaCompra’s eSports content in Brazil. Continue reading UOL BoaCompra Partners with Azubu to Bring Brazilians the Best eSports Experience