Sao Paulo, Brazil – The flames of Rock’n’Roll will burn ablaze in São Paulo, Brazil! One of the guests of BIG Festival 2017 is the renowned music producer Shota Nakama, the creator of the acclaimed Video Game Orchestra, one of the largest musical concerts dedicated to videogame music in the world. He will host a special panel, on June 30th at 10 am, together with Brazilian musician Antonio Teoli.
Infected Martian colony? Check. Chatty drone companion? Check. Unending hordes of space mutants that want to tear you limb from limb? Uh yeah. Just another day at the office in Solstice Chronicles: MIA.
Seoul – WING Studio and NEXON Korea Corporation, subsidiary of NEXON Co., Ltd. (“Nexon”) (3659.TO), a worldwide leader in free-to-play online and mobile games, unveiled two alluring new heroes and a variety of other enthralling gameplay additions for the fan-favorite 2D mobile role-playing game (RPG) Chaos Chronicle. The new content update allows players to enhance valuable equipment and accessories, and adds a special pizza piece event that can earn players treasured rewards. The update is available for new and returning players on mobile devices around the world via Google Play and the App Store.
TAIPEI – VR experience Unearthing Mars is available now for download on Steam VR — Unearthing Mars offers the same amazing cinematic VR experience, for a discounted price of USD$10.49!!(regular price 14.99)
Unearthing Mars was released worldwide in March 2017 on the PlayStation VR platform, being amongst the most popular downloads in North America and Japan. The new PC version boasts several new additions and features previously unavailable. High resolution graphics are now supported – a step up from the original console release — and stage composition has been slightly re-arranged to streamline the gaming experience. Unearthing Mars also supports achievements and trading cards for the Steam platform.
London, UK – Linx, the resource of creative services for the video games industry, has announced its launch. Founded by industry veteran Benjamin Ryalls, Linx collaborates with world-renowned outsourcing companies, to provide voice production, motion capture, and facial animation to game development studios.
Game Hits 230,000 Peak Concurrent Users on Steam and 350,000 Simultaneous Viewers on Twitch
Seoul, South Korea – Bluehole, Inc. announced that PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS has generated $100 million in revenue and sold more than four million copies since its Early Access launch on March 23, 2017.
Get the first taste of Nexon America’s genre-bending MOBA starting today
LOS ANGELES – June 23, 2017 – Looking to turn the MOBA genre on its side, Nexon America announced that closed beta testing for Hyper Universe begins today in North America and European regions. The beta will run from June 23 at 05:00AM PDT until June 30 at 10:00AM PDT, and includes 27 playable Hypers, the Delta Station Map, party matchmaking, and much more.
Developer Pixelated Milk and Publisher Klabater have announced that their RPG Regalia: Of Men and Monarchs is now part of the Steam Summer Sale and is available for $19.99 (20% off, sale ends July 5).
Gear VR exclusive A Night Sky will receive new content on June 30th 2017
Released in April 2017 and developed by Coatsink (creators of Esper 2 and the upcoming Augmented Empire), A Night Sky is a relaxing VR experience exclusive to Samsung Gear VR, and compatible with the new Gear VR Controller.