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Friday, October 14, 2016

10/14/2016 - Juggernaut Wars Update 1.4 Reveals New Content

Popular Heroes from Evolution: Heroes of Utopia Join the Battle

Moscow, Russia – October 14, 2016 - Global publisher My.com is proud to announce Update 1.4 for the action RPG Juggernaut Wars, bringing new enemies to the battle for Haradan straight from the Evolution: Battle for Utopia. As well as the addition of these new vicious enemies, heroes of the award-winning Evolution are here to lend players a hand in the upcoming battles.

One of the main features of Update 1.4 is a new Portal for high-level players, which ties together the world of Haradan and planet Utopia, where the events of Evolution: Battle for Utopia took place.

"Players of Juggernaut Wars are now a part of a world much bigger than just Haradan or even Planet Utopia. Merging the realms helps us to give even more perspective on what is going on in both games, enabling us to deliver more variable gameplay to our players, enrich their experience, and simply to make game even more fun to play," said Alexander Enin, head of the ITT studio.

The first ones to join the roster of the Juggernaut Wars is Sniper Matryoshka and General Kurbatov. Combining their high-tech weaponry with deadly psi-abilities, these heroes make themselves a valuable asset for any player who intends to surpass all the challenges of the new Portal. It's better to hurry up and make an acquaintance with them as soon as possible! The worlds of the two famous franchises are going get even closer in the upcoming updates. Who knows how it will affect the Haradan and what challenges are awaits in the future? Only one thing is certain – there are even more heroes from Utopia on their way. Ambal and Commander Blake are going to arrive to the Haradan soon.

Juggernaut Wars is free to play and available for the App Store and Google Play.

To learn more about Juggernaut Wars, please visit jw.my.com and ‘Like’ it on Facebook.

Submitted by: E. Thomas

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Thursday, October 13, 2016

10/13/2016 - InnoGames Releases Video of New Titles in Development
InnoGames Releases First-Look Video of Several Titles in Development

October 13, 2016. InnoGames just released the very first look at several titles it has in the works within a short gameplay video. The 45 second clip features a Unity powered MMO strategy game, a MMO action RPG with multiplayer boss battles, and a survivor themed RPG, where crafting items is central to gameplay. All the titles are developed for mobile devices. Release dates have not been announced, and the publisher is currently in various stages of testing each project.

The sneak peek comes on the back of InnoGames' investor partnership news, which was also announced today.

Submitted by: E. Thomas

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Tuesday, October 11, 2016

10/11/2016 - Duke Nukem 3D 20th Anniversary Edition Now Available

‘Duke Nukem 3D’ is Back with Eight Brand New, Classically-Designed Levels, New Music and One-Liners, True3D Rendering Mode, Developer Commentary; Still No Bubble Gum

Frisco, Texas – October 11, 2016 – Gearbox Publishing is proud to announce that Duke Nukem returns to save babes and kick alien ass once again in Duke Nukem 3D: 20th Anniversary Edition World Tour. Now at the fingertips of gamers on contemporary platforms with new, never-before-seen content from the original development team, this anniversary edition of the landmark first-person shooter is available digitally starting at 5:00 PM PDT today on the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system, Xbox One, the all-in-one games and entertainment system from Microsoft, and Windows PC via Steam® for an MSRP of $19.99. The game will also be available in disc format at the same MSRP for PlayStation®4 and Xbox One consoles at GameStop stores in North America beginning on October 18, 2016.

“We feel there isn’t a better way to celebrate 20 years of Duke Nukem 3D than to get the original team back together and provide this love letter to Duke fans,” says Steve Gibson, head of Gearbox Publishing. “With all-new content built on top of what is undeniably one of the most iconic first-person shooters in gaming history, this is the ultimate Duke Nukem experience for both seasoned fans of the title and gamers from a new generation experiencing it for the first time.”
Duke Nukem’s brazen return to the limelight sees him saving the world again in a brand new and bigger-than-ever fifth episode, Alien World Order. Showcasing his trademark bravado and wielding an arsenal of weapons worthy of The King himself, Nukem travels to eight iconic new locations to gun down alien scum on his World Tour, including Amsterdam, Moscow, Paris, Egypt, San Francisco and more in eight huge new maps from Duke Nukem 3D’s original designers.

In addition to the original game in its full, unabashed glory, Duke Nukem 3D: 20th Anniversary Edition World Tour includes:
  • “Hail to the King, Baby!” – Complete, all-new episode containing eight brand new, classically-designed levels created by the original designers of Duke Nukem 3D, Allen Blum III and Richard “Levelord®” Gray
  • “Come Get Some!” –  All-new original music composed by Lee Jackson, original author of Duke Nukem’s iconic theme “Grabbag” and sound designer for Duke Nukem 3D, along with new one-liners from the voice of Duke himself, Jon St. John
  • “I’ve Got Balls of Steel!” – All-new behind-the-scenes commentary from the original development team, accessible in-game
  • “I’m Lookin’ Good!” – Play the game using the original 1996 graphics engine or toggle in real time to play with the original content rendered at improved fidelity and frame rate using Gearbox’s all-new “True3D Rendering” mode
  • “Ooh, That’s Gotta Hurt!” – Duke it out online with up to eight players in Dukematch or team up in eight-player online co-op

For more information on Duke Nukem 3D: 20th Anniversary Edition World Tour, please visit www.dukenukem.com , Like Gearbox Software on Facebook at www.facebook.com/GearboxSoftware/ , and follow Gearbox Software on Twitter at @GearboxSoftware. This title has been rated “M for Mature” by the ESRB.

About Gearbox Software
Since its inception and first release, Half-Life: Opposing Force, the talented developers at Gearbox Software have had the pleasure of creating video games for some of the most exciting and revered brands on the planet. The Gearbox Software team has also created, owned and managed original brands including the award-winning, best-selling Brothers in Arms series and the record-setting, genre breaking Borderlands franchise. In addition, Gearbox Software has acquired other major video game properties including the Duke Nukem and Homeworld brands. With all of its owned franchises, Gearbox Software enjoys driving and managing a deep portfolio of licensed and internally-produced ancillary products including video games, comic books, action figures, apparel, art prints, fictional novels, non-fiction reference books, and linear media content for film and television.

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