Stack-Up.org and Suba Games are Raising Money for Combat Veterans with Photoshop Contest on Reddit

Reddit charity campaign features user photo contest incorporating characters from Global Adventures game

TORONTO – Dec. 7, 2017 – Suba Games and military video game charity Stack-Up.org are teaming up to promote a special Reddit contest where users manipulate photos to “place” characters from the MMO Global Adventures in real-world locations. A multiplayer epic where players go on action-packed treasure hunts together while facing zombies, vampires, and ancient gods, Global Adventures’ polished visuals and intense gameplay are sure to turn heads in 2018. read more

UBISOFT is Investing Additional Development Time in Three Games

Update of Fiscal 2017-18 targets, notably by revising the profitability target upward

Higher visibility for Fiscal 2018-19

PARIS – December 7, 2017 – Today, Ubisoft announced it is investing more time in the development of three upcoming games. Far Cry 5 is now slated for release on March 27, 2018 (instead of February 27, 2018) and The Crew 2 will come out in the first half of Fiscal 2018-19 (rather than on March 16, 2018). In addition, one of the three unannounced franchise games initially planned for release in Fiscal 2018-19 now will be released in Fiscal 2019-20. read more

MY ARCADE Delivers a Nostalgic Blast from the Past with New Line of MICRO PLAYER Arcade Cabinets

Data East Classics BurgerTime, Bad Dudes, and Karate Champ are Now Available in Mini Arcade Form

TORRANCE, CA – Dec. 4, 2017 – My Arcade, manufacturer of retro gaming products and classic console accessories, has licensed the rights for classic titles from legendary arcade game developer, Data East. The centerpieces of the collaboration will be a series of unique Micro Players, miniature fully playable Arcade cabinets. The initial Micro Player cabinets to be released from the Data East vaults includes 80’s arcade classics BurgerTime, Bad Dudes, and Karate Champ. Each Micro Player cabinet uses artwork inspired by the original full-size arcade machine, making them unique, nostalgic, and a desirable collectible. read more

SQUARE ENIX and GlobalGiving Host Charity Auction For Hurricane Relief

LOS ANGELES (Dec. 4, 2017) – SQUARE ENIX and GlobalGiving have combined forces to host the FINAL FANTASY 30th Anniversary: A Legacy of Art charity auction for hurricane relief. From now through December 9th, fans can bid on select artwork from the FINAL FANTASY 30th Anniversary: The Legacy of Art exhibition. All proceeds from the auction will be donated to GlobalGiving to aid those affected by Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Maria. read more

Two Days Remain to Sign Up for AbleGamers Train Jam 2018 Sponsorship for Life-Changing Trip to GDC for 3 Disabled Developers

In support of AbleGamers Foundation‘s mission of using the power of gaming to break down barriers of economic and social isolation for people with disabilities, AbleGamers announced earlier this month that it is providing three talented video game developers with disabilities with an all-expense paid trip on Train Jam 2018, as well as All Access passes to GDC 2018, through its AbleGamers Train Jam sponsorship. In case you missed this news, the application deadline is December 3rd read more

ATARI Declares Today PONG DAY in Celebration of Seminal Game’s 45th Anniversary, Launches Pong Anniversary Limited-Edition ATARI Speakerhat at ATARILIFE.COM

Atari Honors Iconic Game with Products that Blend Retro-Cool with Revolutionary New Technology

NEW YORK, NY (NOVEMBER 29, 2017) – Atari, one of the world’s most iconic consumer brands and interactive entertainment producers, today proudly celebrates “Pong Day” on the 45th anniversary of the influential Pong arcade game that first debuted on November 29, 1972. A simple-but-challenging table tennis simulation, Pong was the first commercially successful video game and an immediate smash hit that effectively established the video game industry. To commemorate this groundbreaking birthday, the company has unveiled the all-new Pong Anniversary Limited-Edition Atari Speakerhat which is in stock and available now exclusively at AtariLife.com. read more