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News Index for Thursday, October 30, 2014
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Fri, 15 Aug 2014, 16:32:59 EDTEdited by Christopher Simmons
IRVINE, Calif., Aug. 15, 2014 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- ImmersiON-VRelia announced today the launch of the immersive industry's first-ever virtual reality commercial entertainment division. The new division will be dedicated to providing head mounted displays and content to amusement parks, visitor attractions, immersive cinemas and promotional platforms. The division is the result of a new partnership between ImmersiON-VRelia and International Immersion Industries.  
Wed, 02 Apr 2014, 17:55:09 EDTEdited by Liisa Sullivan
DETROIT, Mich., April 2, 2014 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- It's sweet! Slingshot Candy Shooter released by U.S. Publications, Inc. is a free HD game for iPhones and iPads. Designed for people of all ages - play alone or play with family and friends. Multiple players can face off on Facebook or a single player can have a little fun and simply unwind.  
Wed, 30 Oct 2013, 16:48:00 EDTEdited by Christopher Simmons
AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 30, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Local internet marketing agency Geek Powered Studios will be hosting a 'geek-a-thon' starting Friday November 1, and lasting for over 24 hours into the weekend. Geek Powered's employees will be playing video games for 25 hours straight to raise money and awareness for Austin's Dell Children's Hospital - part of the Children's Miracle Network that helps treat children with serious medical conditions, regardless of the family's ability to pay.  
Tue, 08 Jan 2013, 13:23:10 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
NEW YORK CITY, N.Y., Jan. 8, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Digiarty Software today is proud to announce that 'Space Settlers' - the first and adventurous multiplayer online Sci-Fi game for iOS based iPhone, iPad and iPod touch is now available on app store. Upon the release of this online real-time strategy game, intrepid Sci-Fi gamers can embark on numerous Mecha combats and venturesome legion wars on iPhones or iPads.  
Thu, 06 Sep 2012, 16:56:13 EDTEdited by Debra Tone
CHICAGO, Ill., Sept. 6, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- BiBa Soft, a small app development company, has reinvented how we use the dictionary by turning it into a fun interactive word game. Play Dictionary shows a definition of a word from the dictionary then asks you to figure that word out using the least amount of definitions.  
Tue, 20 Sep 2011, 07:56:44 EDTEdited by Jessica Sand
HOUSTON, Texas, Sept. 20, 2011 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Softway Solutions, a web design, web and mobile application development and multimedia company in Houston, Texas, has announced its plans to invest in and grow Blazing Forge Games (BFG), a leading developer of popular video games for multiple platforms, including Xbox Live and the Windows Phone 7.  
Mon, 10 Nov 2008, 15:01:00 EDTEdited by Liisa Sullivan
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla., Nov. 10 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- JAF Industries, creator of the E-Cap designed to protect exposed PVC pipes in the home, announces the release of a new online game that educates homeowners about the perils of nature and allows them to combat these issues through its new video game - Homeowners' Revenge.  
Wed, 30 Jul 2008, 12:38:33 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
HYDERABAD, India, July 30 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Today, Hyderabad and Los Angeles based Gameshastra Inc, announced a partnership with Sony Computer Entertainment Europe (SCEE) to build a game on the PlayStation(R)2 platform for the Global market. The game will feature traditional Indian sports like Kho Kho, Kabaddi, Gulli Danda, etc.  
Tue, 04 Mar 2008, 01:00:53 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
LOS ANGELES, Calif., March 4 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Uproar.com, a popular entertainment and gaming internet brand created in 1995, has been re-launched by Firstlook. Originally a place for casual gamers to come and play free TV game shows like Family Feud and Jeopardy, Uproar's new community-driven site helps casual gamers to easily find the best and newest online casual games.  
Fri, 16 Nov 2007, 14:07:08 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
BOULDER, Colo. - Nov. 16 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- WidowPC(R), a leading boutique brand of high performance, gaming computer recently won PC Gamer Magazine's highest rating, 'Excellent' for its Intel-based, Widow IX2 SLI gaming computer. PC Gamer Magazine cites the Widow IX2 SLI, in its holiday edition as being 'faster than nature intended.'
 
Thu, 19 Jul 2007, 17:45:00 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
HYDERABAD, India, and LOS ANGELES, Calif. - July 19 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Game Shastra (aka Gameshastra), India's largest game services provider, has signed a Master Game Development Agreement with Freeze Tag, a California based casual game publisher and developer. Game Shastra will develop and Freeze Tag will publish 'Etch A Sketch(R),' a new game inspired by the classic toy from The Ohio Art Company.  
Wed, 15 Mar 2006, 15:48:00 EDTEdited by Carly Zander
SEATTLE, WA - Mar. 15 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- MnMStudio, an online entertainment company, today announced the release of the highly-anticipated online game 'Chronic 2005.' Currently ranked in the Top 10 'Most Popular Simulation Games' on CNET's Download.com, Chronic 2005 is pushing the limits in online adventure gaming.  
Wed, 30 Nov 2005, 17:29:00 EDTEdited by Christopher Simmons
MORAGA, CA - Nov. 30 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Game developer Spinapse announced the release of Christmas Quest, a new brand of entertainment software that combines scavenger hunt strategy with quiz show competition. Designed for the entire family, Christmas Quest explores the history, traditions, and funny quirks of Christmas celebrations around the world. The mix of game play, fun facts, and offbeat humor are designed to appeal to adults as well as trigger-happy kids.  

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