Friday, November 2, 2012
12/02/2012 - 1001 Crosswords Out Now on Nintendo DS
8:47 pm pdt
London, England - 2nd November 2012 – Wired
Productions and Mastertronic have joined forces to bring you 1001 Crosswords -
the first Nintendo DS™ game with 1001 unique and cryptic crosswords!
1001 Crosswords is out now on Nintendo DSTM!
Full of teasing crosswords from the
UK’s leading national newspapers, this new collection contains an incredible 1001 puzzles of all levels of difficulty;
enough for even the most determined crossword fanatic to get their teeth in to. Featuring a combination of Quick and Cryptic
crosswords, 1001 Crosswords offers something for everyone. Take the hot seat and challenge a friend in a
timed crossword duel! Use the inbuilt keyboard or write your own letters using the stylus. And if you’re really stuck,
why not try the Hint button? But watch out for the time penalty!
Everyone from the keenest puzzle fan to novices
will find puzzles that challenge, confound and enlighten. So snuggle up on the sofa, turn off the phone, put the kettle on
and get ready to dive into the biggest collection of crosswords that has ever been published on Nintendo DS™!
Suitable for the whole family and fully compatible with Nintendo DS™, DSi and 3DS, 1001 Crosswords
is a must-have for every puzzle fan and is available now on general release.
Submitted By: E. Thomas
Thursday, November 1, 2012
11/01/2012 - Sci Fi Heroes Now Available on iOS
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Edison, NJ – Nov. 1, 2012 – Launching players into orbit, Majesco Entertainment Company (NASDAQ: COOL), an innovative provider of video games for the mass market,
today released its free galactic mobile role-playing game (RPG) Sci-Fi Heroes for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. Faced with overpowering corrupt cosmic
forces, players take charge of a legion of space combat specialists to overthrow extraterrestrial foes and restore interstellar
Majesco’s Space-Age Mobile Game Sci-Fi Heroes Now Available on iPhone,
iPad & iPod touch
“Sci -Fi Heroes is an action-RPG that combines the best parts of the sci-fi genre into
one fun game.” said Jeffrey Anderson, senior vice president of social and mobile games, Majesco Entertainment. “Players
will definitely enjoy its retro science-fiction feel, intuitive gameplay, personable characters and kitschy humor .”
In Sci-Fi Heroes, the diabolical Calimar Space Horde has ruthlessly conquered the four planets of a once
peaceful solar system in a hostile takeover, leaving the fate of the universe in the hands of eight ragtag space warriors.
Facing insurmountable odds, players will take control of these brave underdogs to help restore peace and kick some serious
Space Horde butt. Players can join forces with friends to collaboratively complete quests, defeat formidable nemeses and find
rare items across more than 40 levels on four different planets, each containing unique enemies, landscapes and bosses.
Sci-Fi Heroes features include:
Sci-Fi Heroes is available for free from the App Store on iPhone, iPad and iPod touch or at http://itunes.com/apps/scifiheroes.
Sci-Fi Heroes – Players can choose from eight unique mercenaries torn from the greatest traditions of Sci-Fi:
Space Marine, Animal Trainer, Space Cowboy, Priest, Id Master, Exxo, Healbot and Technomancer.
- Build the Ultimate Team of Heroes – Combining and
controlling up to four characters at a time, players can test out different team combinations to find their perfect crew.
- Futuristic Weapons and Pets – With more than 100 distinctive
items, players can utilize laser swords, iconic blasters and even a pet tiger. Level up and learn new skills to help take
on sinister foes.
- Battle Bullying Bosses
– Players and their ragtag group of fighters need to stay on their toes to figure out a way to beat increasingly difficult
and menacing Horde bosses.
- Lots of Levels,
Even More Loot – Maneuvering through more than 40 levels, including battle arenas, players can develop strategies
and find rare, powerful items to aid in their mission.
- Play With Friends – Players can team up with friends in asynchronous Social Raids to get fuel
and loot, or share valuable gifts to beef up solo and team battles.
For more information, please visit www.SciFiHeroes.com.
Majesco Entertainment Company
Majesco Entertainment Company is a provider of video games for the mass market.
Building on more than 20 years of operating history, the company is focused on developing and publishing a wide range of casual
and family oriented video games on all leading console and handheld platforms as well as online, social networks and mobile
devices. Product highlights include Zumba® Fitness, Cooking Mama™, and NBA Baller Beats™. The company's shares
are traded on the NASDAQ Stock Market under the symbol: COOL. Majesco is headquartered in Edison, NJ with offices in San Francisco,
CA, Brockhampton, UK, and a social games development studio in Foxboro, MA. More info can be found online at http://www.majescoent.com/ or on Twitter at www.twitter.com/majesco.
Submitted By: E. Thomas
Tuesday, October 30, 2012
10/30/2012 - GTA V Coming Spring 2013
9:31 pm pdt
NEW YORK Oct. 30,
2012: Rockstar Games, a publishing label of Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: TTWO), is very
proud to announce that Grand Theft Auto V is expected to launch worldwide during spring
2013 for the PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system and the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft.
Rockstar Games Announces Grand Theft Auto V Coming Spring 2013
Rockstar Games' Grand Theft
Auto V is coming to Xbox 360 and PS3 during spring 2013 (Photo: Business Wire)
Developed by series creator Rockstar North, Grand Theft Auto V is the largest
and most ambitious title in the series to date. Set in the sprawling city of Los Santos and the surrounding area, Grand
Theft Auto V delivers a world of unprecedented scale and detail bursting with life, from mountaintops to
the depths of the ocean.
"Grand Theft Auto
V builds on everything we've learned about open world game design," said Sam Houser, Founder
of Rockstar Games. "We can’t wait to share it with fans."
Beginning November 5, 2012, Grand Theft Auto V will be available for pre-order
in stores everywhere. For all other information and updates on Grand Theft Auto V including
the latest trailers, please visit http://www.rockstargames.com/V/.
Headquartered in New York
City, Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. is a leading developer, marketer and publisher of interactive entertainment
for consumers around the globe. The Company develops and publishes products through its two wholly-owned labels Rockstar Games
and 2K, which publishes its titles under the 2K Games, 2K Sports and 2K Play brands. Our products are designed for console
systems, handheld gaming systems and personal computers, including smartphones and tablets, and are delivered through physical
retail, digital download, online platforms and cloud streaming services. The Company’s common stock is publicly traded
on NASDAQ under the symbol TTWO. For more corporate and product information please visit our website at http://www.take2games.com.
Xbox, Xbox 360, Xbox LIVE, and the Xbox logos are trademarks of the Microsoft group of companies, and are used
under license from Microsoft.
a registered trademark of Sony Computer Entertainment Inc.
trademarks and copyrights contained herein are the property of their respective holders.
Submitted By: E. Thomas
Monday, October 29, 2012
10/29/2012 - Shoot The Zombirds Gets Halloween Update
8:19 pm pdt
– Infinite Dreams, award-winning mobile games publisher announced the release of Halloween update to
their popular game Shoot The Zombirds. A big premium update is live in the Apple App Store and Google Play.
SHOOT THE ZOMBIRDS GETS AN UPDATE FOR HALLOWEEN
Shoot the Zombirds is absorbing game of bird and zombie shooting. Both at the same time! Player must defend
little Pumpkids against the demonic hordes of undead birds. Complete dozens of challenging objectives and use your loyal crossbow
and big magic power-ups to reach the top of the leaderboards!
To celebrate Halloween and the fall season Shoot
the Zombirds gets Halloween-themed update. Below full list of the new features and improvements.
- Three new characters just in time for Halloween: Ivan Helsing, Werewoof and Merinda
- Two amazing backgrounds designed in a fully Halloween fashion
- New Halloween-themed game icon
- iCloud support. Now you can save your game data across all iOS devices!
- Optimization for iPhone 5 and iOS 6.0
- Minor gameplay
and AI tweaks to enhance your experience
eye-catching gorgeous graphics and zombie themed story, Shoot the Zombirds delivers quick action gameplay and intuitive control
scheme. The game is available worldwide through the Google Play for FREE and Apple App Store for $0.99.
About Infinite Dreams Inc.:
Infinite Dreams Inc. is a game development studio located in Gliwice, Poland. With over 10 years of experience in
the industry, the company develops top quality games for a broad range of digital platforms such as iOS, Android, Mac OS,
Windows Phone, Symbian and beyond. It’s focus is set on high quality, innovative and addictive applications. As a result,
games developed by Infinite Dreams have already been downloaded more than 30.000.000 times worldwide.
Dreams social channels to get the latest news about "Shoot the Zombirds" and other Infinite Dreams games.
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YouTube - http://www.youtube.com/idreamsgamesSubmitted By: E. Thomas