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Kuźnia Gier publishing house is very happy to announce that at the beginning of February a long-awaited digital version of Kingpin - a tactical board game about mafia wars designed by the authors of the world bestseller Alcatraz: The Scapegoat, will be released. The game will be available for the users of iPhones and iPads (and later also for Android and other platforms) only for 99 cents in iStore.

Kingpin is a tactical board game for 2 players with the aesthetic feel of dark neo-noir comics known from the series (and a film) Sin City. Artwork was designed by Robert Adler, a well-known Polish comic-book artist, the creator of such series as 48 pages and Status 7. The plot of the game presents a conflict between four gangs (the mobile version includes also an additional army from the expansion to the board game - the Cartel): Italian mafia, Russian mob, Japanese Yakuza and Colombian Cartel. On dirty boulevards of the dark city, in the shadows of tenements and skyscrapers, in the light of streetlamps and in pouring rain, a war goes on. Here everyone holds one another at gunpoint, cars screech along dark streets and hitmen hide on tops of buildings. All this is accompanied by a big amount of chess-like tactics and strategy. Here you will find an animated trailer of the game: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4Vc0q1R-Ihs.

Kuźnia Gier is a publishing house operating on the game market for 8 years, specializing in creating and publishing card, board and role-playing games. Among the company's most notable releases are: Veto CCG, games from the Witcher universe based on the famous computer game, party game hits such as Top-A-Top and Wiochmen, and a world bestseller, Alcatraz: The Scapegoat, a board game by the designers of Kingpin, released in several language versions: in English, French, German, Italian, Spanish and Russian. The company is also active on the market of "games on demand", so far cooperating, among others, with: the Polish Senate, the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage, and the television company Universal Networks.

The production was taken by one of the largest Polish companies operating in the mobile ‐ Mobile Wings Interactive SA, which has extensive experience in complex manufacturing and distribution of mobile games and applications for major clients. The company has more than 100 projects for both Polish and foreign clients. Mobile Wings Interactive is not only active in the sectors related to application development, but also in the field of mobile marketing, cooperating with the agency Vis Services SA.

We’d also like to recommend you some other titles by the two companies: the world's best­selling Kuźnia Gier game ­ Alcatraz: The Scapegoat, and the latest production of Mobile Wings Interactive SA, set in the old Slavic magic world, the game Amber Route.

Feel invited to have a look at another board game created by the designers of Kingpin ‐ an international bestseller, Alcatraz: The Scapegoat. The game premiered at the prestigious game fair in Essen, currently the following language versions are available: Polish-English (Kuźnia Gier), English-French (Z-Man Games / Filosofia Games), Russian (Mosigra), German-Italian (Heidelberger Spieleverlag / Cranio Creations), Polish‐Spanish (Kuźnia Gier / Gen-X Games).

Alcatraz: The Scapegoat is a cooperative board game for 3–4 players which features a unique traitor mechanism. The players take the roles of prisoners who are planning to escape from Alcatraz together. But it is known in advance that not everyone is going to succeed… More information on BoardGameGeek (http://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/96613/alcatraz-the-scapegoat).

Amber Route from Mobile Interactive SA Wings on the other hand is a treat for fans of card games. The unusual game in which players embark on a dangerous journey leading their caravans through more and more new areas, polished in every way. We get four game modes (including a multiplayer campaign mode), three difficulty levels, and more than a hundred unique cards.

There's SlotZ More Racing Fun As Stange Flavour Releases SlotZ Racer 2 On Thursday 31st January 2013

SlotZ Racer 2 is Strange Flavour’s long-awaited sequel to their Number One slot car racing game hit SlotZ Racer. As well as boasting 25 different cars and bikes and a whopping 31 tracks, SlotZ Racer 2 also has a built in track editor so that players can create their own tracks, share them with friends and race around them with custom tuned and painted cars.

Aaron Fothergill , Managing Director and Lead Coder, said "SlotZ Racer has always had a great fanbase and we've been wanting to give them a new version for a couple of years. SlotZ Race 2 was the obvious game to write to launch Strange Flavour's new venture into self publishing."

SlotZ Racer 2 has been completely re-written by Strange Flavour (creators of Flick Fishing, SlotZ Racer, Warpack: Grunts) and is released under their own label as a free game. Fans of the original can upgrade and play the new version whilst new players can jump in straight away and get racing!

For those racers that want to maximise their thumb-controlled horsepower, SlotZ Racer 2 has two different car packs available for in-game purchase. The Racer Pack comprises a set of cars that includes vintage racers, a hot rod and even a flying car! The Caterham Pack includes the full set of Caterham Cars' ultralight sports cars from the simple, but fast, Roadsport, to the amazing SP/300.R track car and even the latest R600 Ultralight sports car.

Both of these packs unlock SlotZ Racer 2’s built in Car Editor and Pro Tune features so that players can customise all of their cars with new paint schemes and upgraded components, as well as unlocking the full SlotZ Track Server so that they can browse and download all the tracks that have been shared, including hundreds that have already been designed
Players with the original SlotZ Racer on their iOS device get a special bonus! If SlotZ Racer 2 detects the original version of the game, among other things,  a unique car is unlocked, just for being brilliant :)

SlotZ Racer 2 will be available in the iTunes App Store on Thursday 31st January 2013.

Strange Flavour are Aaron and Adam Fothergill, two brothers who have been writing video games since the early 1980s. While working with publishers Freeverse, Strange Flavour wrote various hit games, including Airburst and the Apple Design Award winning ToySight for the Mac and Flick Fishing, SlotZ Racer and Grunts for iOS.

Now launching their own label, Strange Flavour are releasing SlotZ Racer 2 and SlotZ Racer Caterham Special.

www.slotzracer.com
 

KOBOJO ANNOUNCES THE RELEASE OF ITS NEW GAME… QUESTIONARY!

29th January 2013 – London, UK – Kobojo, France’s leading developer and publisher of social and mobile games, has confirmed the launch ofQuestionary, a new entertainment quiz game, out now!

Players test their knowledge of movies, sport, music, TV and entertainment while challenging their friends to beat their scores.

The aim of the game 
  • Challenge your Facebook friends or choose an opponent at random for 1‑on‑1 challenges.
  • Choose the topic you want to quiz your friends about.
  • Answer sets of 5 questions as fast as you can.
  • The more correct answers you get in a row, the higher your score!
  • Win the weekly challenge by winning the most rounds!
  • Unlock achievements and new questions as you progress.
Every time you answer correctly, you are rewarded with a fun fact about the question theme. You never stop learning about the topics you love inQuestionary!

Questionary brings a new dimension to game challenges by sharing social stories on the questions you answer correctly. For example, the further you progress, the more knowledge you share with your friends!

Questionary’s accessible gameplay and fun topics make it a game that everyone can enjoy.

The game is out now on Android and iOS as well as on Facebook. Premium content will also be available in-game http://questionary.kobojo.com/ 

Check out the Questionary trailer
Youtube:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MBG7bZj2ndw

Connect to the App Store, Google Play Store and Facebook to discover Questionary! Out Now!  questionary.kobojo.com

 

MIGHT AND MAGIC CLASH OF HEROES RELEASED ON THE APP STORE

Download the trailer: http://static17.cdn.ubi.com/videos/prlinks/uk/MightandMagicClashOfHeroes_LaunchTrailer_45510_UK.zip

YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oWkeo6Rw0f8

London, UK – January 25th, 2013 – Today, Ubisoft® announced that Might & Magic® Clash of Heroes, the 2009 and 2011 award winner and critically acclaimed puzzle game, launched yesterday (24.01.13) on iPhone and iPad at a price of £2.99

Set in the Might and Magic universe, Might and Magic Clash of Heroes, is now coming on mobile platforms, adding new online features to this role-playing based game which blends together a story driven adventure and an innovative and dynamic combat system based on puzzle mechanics.

Initially released for Nintendo® DS, the game had been exceptionally received by critics and a successful revamped HD version was released later on PlayStation® Network and Xbox® LIVE Arcade. This new mobile version of the game brings together the best of these two previous iterations, combining the natural touch based interface with beautiful HD graphics.

Might and Magic Clash of Heroes takes place 40 years before the Heroes V saga. Scattered across five different regions of Ashan, 5 special heroes must travel their own dangerous paths to grow in strength, unravel a demonic plot, and ultimately save the world from Chaos.

Create offensive or defensive unit formations, learn advanced combos and make the best of your spells and artifacts to build up the right strategy and overcome your enemies. Defeat the enemy heroes by crossing their armies in standard battles. Launch into special challenges and Boss fights where your strategic skills will be put to a severe test.

For more information and to play Might & Magic Clash of Heroes please visit: http://mightandmagic.uk.ubi.com/clashofheroes/#

 

DOMO® THE JOURNEY IS COMING NEXT WEEK TO THE ITUNES APP STORE ON THURSDAY, JANUARY 31st. 

Horse Feathers in association with Playlithium, are pleased to announce that Domo the Journey will be available in the iTunes AppStore on Thursday, January 31st. 

Ahead of its release we are pleased to share a new asset pack that contains a new teaser video, unseen artworks, and reveals two screenshots of the many exciting levels in the game. Players will help Domo dash through The Barren Desert dodging dangerous encounters with ancient mummies, charm poisonous snakes with the stroke of his guitar and avoid being slugged by baseball bat wielding scorpions. Guide Domo while he barrels down the death traps of the freezing Ice Peaks on an unstoppable snowmobile.  It will take hair trigger reflexes and some psychic intuition to keep him from the bottom of a ditch. 

Enjoying rich visuals and vivid animations, players will navigate Domo through forests, saw mills, ice peaks, underground mines and deserts in over 25 levels to rescue his friend, Tashanna. Defeat the grouchy Hungry Bear with Domo’s trusty camera and rock star guitar to set her free. 

Along the journey, players will collect baseballs and power ups to earn badges that aid Domo on his epic quest. This family friendly game is nostalgic of the side-scrolling platform games, a cornerstone to your old console cartridge collection, and is suitable for Domo fans of all ages.

Domo The Journey is due for release on iPhone and iPod Thursday January 31st 2013 

Watch the teaser 3 (Youtube)

LONDON & SAN FRANCISCO– January, 2013 –SEGA® Europe, Ltd. and SEGA® of America, Inc. today announced their partnership withGogogic ehf. to develop Godsrule: War of Mortals™, a free-to-play, cross-platform build and battle game planned for an early 2013 launch. SEGA is already a pioneer in the console and mobile interactive entertainment space and, with this partnership, seeks to solidify its position as a leader in the free-to-play and cross-platform gaming space.

 “We choose our partners carefully and Gogogic has a demonstrated ability in creating top-flight games that resonate with their players,” said Chris Olson, Vice President of Digital Business at SEGA of America.  “We look forward to building new worlds with them.”

 Based in Reykjavík, Iceland, Gogogic is a leading developer of multiplayer games for browsers and mobile devices.  Their games span multiple platforms which include the iOS hit, Tiny Places and the ground-breaking MMO, Vikings of Thule.

 Godsrule is currently in Closed Beta for browser and iPad. Players can register at http://www.playgodsrule.com and receive free premium currency for a limited time.

 
DOMO® THE JOURNEY IS COMING TO IOS

Horse Feathers in association with Playlithium is pleased to announce the release of the debut gameDomo The Journey, which will be available in the App Store for iOS devices early February 2013.  

In the purest traditions of classic side-scrolling platform adventure gaming, the beloved star Domo-Kun will embark on a thrilling journey to rescue his best friend. Gamers must, maneuver over tricky platforms, avoid deadly gaps, and battle dangerous enemies through precise d-pad controls.

Players take on the role of Domo as they race through five different zones and over 25 levels to rescue Tashanna who has been kidnapped by the terrible Hungry Bear. Dashing through the forest, dodging deadly saws, riding underground mine carts and traversing freezing alps, the game will take Domo through rich visual landscapes and vivid animation while dodging lively characters that stand in your way.

Gamers collect baseballs along with various power ups to aid Domo on his epic journey. Watching as Domo rocks out with a guitar and whips out his trusty camera for a paparazzi frenzy sure to frighten any enemies in his way. Hours of fun and impossible to put down, this family friendly game is suitable for all Domo fans alike.

Domo The Journey is due for release on iPhone and iPod for early February 2013

Watch the teaser (Youtube)
 
Please find below the latest Clash of Heroes Trailer, now on Mobile!

Product: Might&Magic Clash of Heroes

Video Name: Might&Magic Clash of Heroes iPad & Iphone - Launch trailer

UK http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X0ujea0-Puk

 
MIGHT & MAGIC® DUEL OF CHAMPIONS NOW ON IPAD - ALLOWING CROSS CONNECTIVITY WITH PC
 
Sanctuary, the water and light faction joins the battlefield
 
LONDON, UK – December 20, 2012 – Today, Ubisoft® announced that Might & Magic® Duel of Champions, the Might & Magic free-to-play online card game, is now available on iPad 2 and above. Every European player can access the game, in English, French, German, Italian, Spanish and Polish. Users will be able to play against every opponent available, whether on iPads or PCs, since the game will allow for complete cross platform gameplay, a first for Ubisoft.
 
Might & Magic Duel of Champions is being developed by Ubisoft Quebec. The game includes hundreds of new, detailed, collectible cards, all set in the Might & Magic universe. As players develop their skills and strategies, they will be pitted against each other in epic battles. They will also be challenged to earn new cards and grow the strength and abilities of their chosen hero’s army. Players can enhance their experience and replenish their card supply by visiting the game’s online store.
 
“We believe that cross connectivity expands the game horizon and serves our ultimate goal, which is to create the best gaming experience for our players” said Thomas Painçon, EMEA FTP Publishing Director. “Our Free-to-play titles gather a strong and involved community and we will always innovate to give them what they want and what we think will improve their experience”.
 
A New Faction in Battle: Sanctuary!
Sanctuary, the water and light faction is populated by the Naga. They used to live in isolation, from the rest of the world. They focus on personal and individual perfection rather than dreaming of power and conquest. However a new danger shows his face and Nagas feel the urge to join forces against the VOID invasions. With these new additions, players will have access to 50% more cards, adding new perspectives and deepening the strategy required to achieve ultimate victory.
 
Might & Magic® Duel of Champions on iPad launch trailer:
http://static17.cdn.ubi.com/videos/prlinks/uk/MMDuelOfChampions_IpadLaunchTrailer_44871_UK.zip
 
iTunes link:
https://itunes.apple.com/gb/app/might-magic-duel-of-champions/id514324593?l=fr&ls=1&mt=8
 
 
For more information and to play Might & Magic Duel of Champions please visit: www.duelofchampions.com

THE HOBBIT: KINGDOMS OF MIDDLE-EARTH NOW AVAILABLE FOR IPHONE, IPAD, IPOD TOUCH
AND ANDROID DEVICES FROM KABAM AND WARNER BROS. INTERACTIVE ENTERTAINMENT

SAN FRANCISCO – Nov. 8, 2012 – Kabam, a leader in massively multiplayer games for connected devices and Warner Bros.
Interactive Entertainment have launched 
The Hobbit: Kingdoms of Middle-earth App for iPhone, iPad, iPod touch and Android
devices. The free-to-play strategy game is inspired by 
The Hobbit Trilogy, a production of New Line Cinema and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Pictures (MGM).  Peter Jackson’s film trilogy, which begins with 
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, is based on the enduringly popular
masterpiece 
The Hobbit, by J.R.R. Tolkien. The Hobbit: Kingdoms of Middle-earth is now available in the Apple App Store and the Google Play Store.

 

 

 

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