SOEDESCO and 1C Company team up

Publishers SOEDESCO and 1C Company are excited to announce their cooperation. The first project in this cooperation aims to release boxed editions of award-winning hardcore sci-fi platformer Blackhole and non-violent sci-fi platformer Shiny to PlayStation®4 and Xbox One, with more titles expected in the future. The two games can be found in stores in early 2018. About Blackhole Blackhole is a hardcore sci-fi platformer made by FiolaSoft Studio. The game revolves around a spaceship which crashes on Entity, an unidentified object resembling a planet. The player takes on the role…

Conan Exiles Now Available On Xbox One With The Frozen North Expansion

Conan the Barbarian today came crushing onto the Xbox One as Funcom’s hit open-world survival game Conan®Exiles made its debut on the platform as part of the Xbox Game Preview program. The Xbox One edition of Conan Exiles is identical to the PC version and benefits from over six months of Early Access where the developers have added a wealth of new content, features, and improvements. Funcom today also launched The Frozen North, a free expansion update for both PC and Xbox One, that increases the size of the world by 70% and takes Conan Exiles from…

INSIDIA – Post-Apocalyptic Online PvP Mayhem Start on September 7th

Independent developer Bad Seed today announced that their free-to-play multiplayer post-apocalyptic strategy game INSIDIA will be launching on Steam Early Access on September 7th. Gamescom visitors will have a chance to battle test the intense turn-based matches ahead of its Early Access launch in Exhibition Hall 10 at the Koelnmesse from Wednesday 23rd August through Saturday 26th August. INSIDIA is a highly tactical game, where players control a band of four customizable champions in turn-based online 1v1 battles. Players can diversify their chosen team from a colorful roster of wild…

Beast Quest comes to console for the first time

Leading video game publisher Maximum Games is teaming up with independent international media group and rights owner Coolabi Group, and developer Torus Games, to create a new Beast Quest video game for the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system, Xbox One and Windows PC. Developed by Torus Games, this action-adventure title with RPG elements is the first console game from the beloved Beast Quest fiction franchise, which has released over 120 different books to date with more than 17 million copies sold globally. “The high-fantasy setting, characters and lore of Beast Quest…

Get Ready to Feel the Noize With World of Tanks’ New Music with Akira Yamaoka and Sabaton 

World of Tanks is happy to unveil the set list on new in-game music that will soon be taking the stage as well as celebrate the musical talents of its very own community. The heavy-metal band Sabaton and veteran musician Akira Yamaoka, known to be avid tankers, have brought a special vehicle into the game and created an epic music score, respectively. The World of Tanks Audio Team is constantly improving in-game sounds and music to give players the most authentic and immersive experience possible. The next big step in…

Gambitious raises new capital and bolster management team, reemerging as Good Shepherd Entertainment

Gambitious B.V. was founded in 2011 as an unprecedented model for funding video game development, growing over time into an equally accomplished publisher of independent titles. Today its founders have announced a rebirth of that vision, backed by an infusion of new capital and expansion of its leadership team. The company, now rebranded as Good Shepherd Entertainment, will focus on improving production values in indie games, especially writing, music and voice acting, while strengthening its marketing team and aggressively growing its proprietary private investor network to participate in its successful…

Sales of The Town of Light to Benefit Mental Health Awareness

Wired Productions, an independent games publisher and developer, and LKA, a leading Italian games studio, are pleased to announce that money from every copy of The Town of Light sold between 16th August and 6th September will be placed into a new fund to support mental health charities including Take This, Inc. Applying to digital sales across all formats, 25% of the net receipts from each copy of The Town of Light sold within the promotional window will go towards the fund. In order to maximise the impact of the…

Reto-Moto appoints new CEO to accelerate growth plan

Effective in August 2017, Jean-Marc Broyer is appointed new CEO for the fast growing Danish game studio Reto-Moto, behind the WW2 PC game Heroes & Generals and formed by the founders of the Hitman series. Martin Pollas is stepping down as CEO, but will continue to contribute to Reto-Moto’s success. Before his appointment to Reto-Moto, Jean-Marc Broyer was leading development and gaming operations at Swedish game studio Gaming Corps. Jean-Marc has been involved with digital game development for two decades and has worked with leading developers and publishing organisations such…