Rewardify announces game ‘Match to Win’ is available on iOS app store
1:30 pm PDT 11/04/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

Rewardify, a startup mobile gaming firm, has announced its flagship game, Match to Win, is now available in the iOS app store. Match to Win is a classic match three sets style game that provides players with free sweepstakes entries for real cash rewards. Winners are selected instantly, daily, weekly and monthly through drawings and receive cash and bonus prizes that include $200 instant winner chests, $50 daily giveaways, $1,000 monthly giveaways and much more. Players can earn free sweepstakes … Read More

Pragmatic Play unveils video slots and live casino ‘Wild Pixies’
10:30 am PDT 11/04/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

Pragmatic Play providers for video slots and live casino has unveiled its latest creation, Wild Pixies. The 3×5 video slot has reels filled with the colourful denizens of the enchanted woodland in which the game is set. A magic butterfly acts as the wild symbol, with a precious diamond as a scatter symbol giving players the chance to unlock huge wins. If three diamonds hit the reels at the same time, the roaming wilds free spins feature is triggered. This … Read More

Indie studio’s upcoming title will take you on a ride ‘In the Shadows’
6:30 pm PDT 10/04/2019 By Poonam Mondal

What if the shadows had the power to control our lives? With the same idea Gurgaon based indie gaming studio PlayBae is coming up with a new game, In The Shadows, which is a puzzle platformer where one has to play with real-world objects and use their shadows to create a platform to reach the destination in the shadow world. In conversation with AnimationXpress PlayBae, founder, Nakul Verma who worked professionally as a Unity game developer since the last five years shared, “The game … Read More

Games2win and Sony Pictures Networks collaborate for CID Mobile Games
4:00 pm PDT 10/04/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

Leading global mobile games publisher with over 220 million game downloads, Games2win has announced a partnership with Sony Pictures Networks India to launch a bouquet of CID mobile games inspired by one of the most successful television shows of India. The first game of the series, CID – Daya Darwaza Tod Do, has already notched up half a million downloads and ranks amongst the top 10 action games in India. The game can be downloaded and played on both Android and iOS. Games2win CEO … Read More

Roosevelt Games announces a multiplayer VR game ‘GODS’ for PC, XBOX One, PS4 and Nintendo Switch
4:00 pm PDT 09/04/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

Roosevelt Games has announced GODS, a multiplayer RTS/RPG god game for PC, XBOX One, PS4 and Nintendo Switch. It supports Oculus Rift, HTC Vive and PSVR. The company will release GODS in the third quarter of 2020. In GODS, the players can build a civilization, fight enemy gods, raise powerful creatures and take part in multiplayer games (e.g., death matches, two vs. two or creature battle tournaments). Also, the players can possess an actor to complete his/her quests from a third-person RPG-style game-play. Roosevelt … Read More

Steadview Capital buys secondary shares of Dream11
2:00 pm PDT 09/04/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

Dream11, has announced the completion of a secondary investment by Steadview Capital, an Asia-focused alternative asset manager. This investment marks Dream11’s entry into the ‘Unicorn Club’ as the first Indian gaming company to achieve this milestone. Apart from Steadview Capital, Kalaari Capital, Think Investments, Multiples Equity and Tencent are the other marquee investors in Dream11. As per the IFSG-KPMG report, in terms of total user base on a fantasy sports platform, Dream11 is the market leader with over 50 million users. … Read More

Gaming industry straps up for the launch of upcoming games
5:00 pm PDT 05/04/2019 By Poonam Mondal

2019 promises to be a great year in the gaming industry. Innovation and competition have elevated the industry’s offerings to a whole new level and driving more and more content for the ambitious audience. Here  are the six upcoming  games which are launching this April and May: World War Z (2019 video game) World War Z is an upcoming four-player cooperative third-person shooter video game developed by Saber Interactive, published by Focus Home Interactive and scheduled for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation … Read More

Mumbai braces Cobx Masters 2019
7:00 pm PDT 04/04/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

Starting tomorrow, India’s multi-title international esports tournament- Cobx Masters 2019 is all set to pump your adrenaline for the next three days.  The tournament will have a massive prize pool of approximately Rs 1,40,00,000* ($ 200,000) which will be split equally across two titles: DOTA 2 and Counter Strike: Global Offensive. This is the second leg of the Cobx Masters that was announced last year; Phase I of which was successfully conducted during the summer of 2018 across 10 cities … Read More

‘Paranoia: Happiness is Mandatory’ to join Bigben’s games catalogue
3:00 pm PDT 04/04/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

Bigben has announced that Paranoia: Happiness is Mandatory, an adaptation of the cult role-playing game of the 80s, is currently being developed by Black Shamrock’s teams, and will, therefore, join Bigben’s extensive catalogue of games. “With Paranoia: Happiness is Mandatory, we wanted to bring together video games and role-playing games, two universes that are vastly different yet complement each other perfectly. Players will learn more about the universe while role-players will discover, controller in hand, the playful aspect of the adaptation. We’re thrilled to … Read More

Nippon Paint brings in its very own fantasy league for IPL
2:00 pm PDT 03/04/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

It is cricket season with IPL for spring followed by ODI world cup in the summer. Following the trend, each season brings about cricket fantasy leagues in various forms and prizes, Nippon Paint has taken initiatives to bring in sporting events, with a fantasy league of their own: Nippon Fantasy League. This league was incepted and developed by Skyesports, sister concern of Skytou studios. Skytou studios and Nippon Paint go hand in hand when it comes to hosting events and running sports-related campaigns … Read More

FICCI Report: Key statistics on the current gaming scenario in India
7:44 pm PDT 01/04/2019 By Poonam Mondal

Gaming sector has grown exponentially over the last few years. Thanks to digitisation, the game subscriptions and online gaming markets are growing on the back of rising per capita GDP and falling data costs. Not only that, according to the recent FICCI report, over the years online gamers in India have increased  52 per cent to 278 million in 2018.  To feed to a wide audience there should be an ample amount of resources and thus game developers around the … Read More

Lucky ‘PUBG Mobile’ players can play the game with John Abraham Tomorrow
6:00 pm PDT 01/04/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

PUBG Mobile and the upcoming Bollywood film Romeo Akbar Walter have partnered as part of a movie promotion. Therefore players can watch John Abraham play PUBG Mobile tomorrow, 2 April . PUBG Mobile India has been teasing about this promotional activity on social media over the last couple of days. Are you trained enough to enter the battleground @TheJohnAbraham ? See you on 2nd April! — PUBG MOBILE INDIA (@PUBGMobile_IN) March 31, 2019 PUBG Mobile India said in a tweet … Read More