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Wednesday, January 25, 2017

01/25/2017 - Star Trek Online Agents of Yesterday Launches February 14th
Star Trek Online: Agents of Yesterday Launches on Consoles February 14

Captains who play Star Trek Online on console will soon have access to Agents of Yesterday! The third official expansion for the 100% free-to-play MMORPG based on the iconic Star Trek universe will be available on Xbox One and PlayStation®4 on February 14. Agents of Yesterday sends players back in time to become captains from Star Trek: The Original Series, the iconic television series that paved the way for one of the most popular sci-fi franchises of all time. The newest update to consoles allows players to create their own Star Trek: The Original Series captains and access exciting episodic story content and gameplay features from both Agents of Yesterday and the expansion’s latest update, Artifacts.
Agents of Yesterday recruits Star Trek Online captains to become temporal agents and save the future by protecting the past. Players will create a captain from Star Trek: The Original Series and fly one of several 23rd Century ships, including the classic Enterprise, Constitution-class starship. As they play through each new episode, they will interact with iconic characters voiced by beloved Star Trek actors, including Chekov (Walter Koenig), Scotty (Chris Doohan, son of James Doohan), Temporal Agent Daniels (Matt Winston), Admiral Leeta (Chase Masterson) and cyborg crewman 0718 (Joseph Gatt). The console update will also feature a new specialization tree, new special task force missions and content from the Artifacts update, including the K-13 Fleet Holding, new weapons and bridge officers.
Star Trek Online is a free-to-play massively multiplayer online game where players can pioneer their own destiny as Captain of a Federation starship, become a Klingon Warrior and champion the Empire through the far reaches of the galaxy, or rebuild the Romulan legacy as the commander of a Romulan Republic Warbird. In Star Trek Online, players have the opportunity to visit iconic locations from the popular Star Trek universe, reach out to unexplored star systems and make contact with new alien species. Star Trek Online is currently available on PC, PlayStation®4 and Xbox One.
To download and play Star Trek Online today for free, visit
www.playstartrekonline.com .
Star Trek Online is licensed by CBS Consumer Products.
® & © 2016 CBS Studios Inc. STAR TREK and related marks and logos are trademarks of CBS Studios Inc. All Rights Reserved.

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Tuesday, January 24, 2017

01/24/2017 - Dash Galacticís Latest Update Now on Google Play
Dash Galactic’s Latest Update Warps in on Google Play

Multiplayer action game receives new Wormhole Events system, improved UI

CHARLESTON, SC Jan. 24th, 2017 – The co-op action game sensation, “Dash Galactic” has warped in a massive update with new Wormhole Events along with a shiny new intuitive in-game user interface.

The Wormhole Events are exclusive global in-game events that begin when players collect enough Wormhole Tokens. Strange wormhole creatures will now appear inside of regular missions — if players can kill them fast enough, they’ll receive a Wormhole Token. Every collected Token counts toward the global count; the more tokens players collect, the quicker they unlock the next Wormhole Event, giving them access to special bonuses, soft currency, Creds and loot.

“We have now Wormhole Events system in Dash. Boom!” screamed Samantha Stelter, Technical Producer at Kiz Studios. “The gameplay in Dash is about teamwork and powering up your allies. Wormholes deliver this perk to the whole community. They are powered by the players collective actions. When they open, every player gets to enjoy the rewards. Sweet!”
The Wormhole update also includes new leaderboards and related achievements, and a colorful update to the user interface, with a new in-game HUD and an exciting new loot screen.
So gear up, grab your friends and save the Known Universe today! Download the latest version NOW in the
Google Play Store.
About Dash Galactic: Save the universe three minutes at a time! Team up with other players in real time for the hottest co-op action on mobile devices!
• F2P Sci-Fi Action Adventure
• Live 3-Player Co-Op with Offline Play
• Collectable Items for Customization
• Use Powerful Synergy Abilities
• Never Miss Out on Cool Items
• Unique Loot System that Rewards Teamwork
mediarelations@kizstudios.com. Media assets are available upon request.
About Kiz Studios: Kiz Studios is an independent game developer with offices in Atlanta, GA, Charleston, SC and Leamington Spa, UK. With hits like the cross-platform battler, “Might & Mayhem”; PlayStation 4 action brawler, “Trans-Galactic Tournament” and frenetic space puzzler, “Wonky Ship” — featured by Apple in their “Best of 2015” apps — Kiz Studios bends genres and blurs the lines between casual and hardcore, making accessible games for a global audience. To learn more, check out
www.kizstudios.com .

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Monday, January 23, 2017

01/23/2017 - Blue Goji Release VR Game DinoFense
Blue Goji Releases Its First VR Game: DinoFense

Load your rock shooter: an onslaught of enemies is approaching.
AUSTIN, Texas –– In partnership with game developer Team6, Blue Goji has expanded into Virtual Reality with “DinoFense” on SteamVR, compatible with HTC Vive and Oculus Rift headsets. Availability on the Oculus Store and GearVR Store will be available shortly.
Defend your Dino Village and Dinozens from being attacked by the uncivilized world. By understanding the landscapes and saving the imprisoned dinosaurs, you are awarded power ups and a higher score.
Game Features:
            •           27 Levels Across 3 Unique Environments
Fight off angry cavemen and other creatures who have imprisoned your fellow dinosaurs with rescue missions on the Beach, in the Jungle, or near a Volcano.
            •           Powerups
Defeat more enemies to unlock powerup items, such as Dynamite, to decimate your attackers, and keys to free your Dino friends.
            •           360° VR Views
Strategy is key in order to make it to the end of each wave. Determine which opponents you should take out first, before they reach you. Enemies will spawn all around you: be alert of your surroundings if you do not want to be their next prisoner.
            •           Adventure & Endless Modes
Battle your way through each tier of difficulty or face wave after wave of invaders until you fail. In Adventure mode, players can enjoy shorter levels with preset difficulties. As the levels progress, so does the difficulty, challenging you with more adversaries and more waves before you win. Endless mode has no such respite. Players will face an ceaseless barrage of enemies. Survival is key.
DinoFense is currently available on SteamVR, and requires at minimum: Windows 7 OS, Dual Core 2.2ghz processor, 4 GB of RAM, NVIDIA GTX 970 graphics, and 700 MB of available space. Watch the trailer and purchase at http://bit.ly/dinofense.
About Blue Goji
Based in Austin, Texas, Blue Goji is a wellness technology startup company that is focused on improving the health of their users. The company utilizes the latest in virtual reality and gaming technologies to create games of various genres. Blue Goji’s flagship game system Goji Play transforms conventional cardio workouts into engaging and fun experiences for both adults and kids. The Goji Play game system earned a coveted 2016 Red Dot Award for Product Design. Learn more at www.bluegoji.com.
Goji Play, GojiTate, GameBreaks, and other products, brands and trademarks are property of Blue Goji. All other brand and product names are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective holders.
About Team6
Working from Assen, Netherlands, Team6 has worked with Blue Goji on several projects over the last few years. Team6 designs and develops top mobile games, major console titles, and a wide collection of ‘games for good’, amongst them health and exercise games. Team6 is known for always delivering more than their clients ask for. This comes natural for the company, as they only develop games they themselves like to play when finished; and in case of their ‘games for good’ department, because the products make a real difference on a global scale!
Team6 has developed more than 80 games over the past 15 years for various platforms and has worked with some of the world's most renowned publishers.

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