Online Roulette continues to be a favourite at online casinos
11:30 am PDT 27/10/2016 By AnimationXpress Team

While a vast majority of online gamblers have shown a preference to play online slots and online poker variants, there is still a huge demand for online roulette games as these games are easy to understand, simple to play and are fast paced. Just about every reputed online casino across the world have a section devoted to online roulette. Online roulette follows the similar format and style as the roulette wheel in live casinos where a multi-coloured roulette wheel is … Read More

Sultan The Game
The trend of movie-based games is here to stay, say the Indian gaming industry experts
7:30 pm PDT 25/10/2016 By Krishanu Ghosal

If you told someone around a decade ago that titular video games would be of utmost influence while promoting movies, you would probably be greeted with irritated stares and shunned from giving further, rather juvenile ideas even. Why? – because that seems like a far fetched idea for the producers to be pursuing.  Fast forward to the current time, you pitch the same thought and you would still get stares and might be restricted from further ideation. Why? – because … Read More

NASSCOM Game Developer Conference 2016 announces speaker lineup and conference program
5:00 pm PDT 25/10/2016 By AnimationXpress Team

The National Association of Software and Services Companies announced the full conference program and speaker line-up for the NASSCOM Game Developer Conference 2016, India’s premier games development conference, taking place from 10 to 12 November, at the Hyderabad International Convention Centre in Hyderabad, India. New speakers joining Big Boss Entertainment, Fireproof Studios and Stoic include a keynote from art director Jolyon Webb from Natural Motion and sessions from Mark Skaggs of Moonfrog Labs and chief science officer Manisha Nagpal from … Read More

Dishonored 2
A bloodless yet enticing Dishonored 2’s live-action trailer
12:30 pm PDT 25/10/2016 By AnimationXpress Team

Dishonored 2 is one of the most sought after games right now as the fans are already impressed by the recent trailers and teasers which gave glimpses into the sequel’s plot, characters and their abilities. Now, Bethesda Softworks might be looking forward to take it up a notch just like they did with Fallout 4 last year. Yes, the company has revealed a live action trailer for their upcoming game and it is short, crisp and pretty awesome given you get … Read More

Mattel Asia advocates that you can be anything with Barbie “Power of Play” video
11:00 am PDT 25/10/2016 By AnimationXpress Team

Mattel Asia today launched a new video for its Barbie brand as part of its broader initiative to empower girls. Mattel Asia, takes on the widely held belief in Asia that imaginative play is not important to a child’s development, with the release of, “The Power of Play with Barbie,” a part of the ‘You Can Be Anything’ brand campaign. The opportunity was to demonstrate the power of play when a girl plays with Barbie: she imagines all the possibilities … Read More

Crass Infoitech
Crass Infotech CEO shares the story of creating AAA games in India
4:00 pm PDT 21/10/2016 By Krishanu Ghosal

In an indigenous ecosystem where mobile games (and developers) have taken the lead in churning out IPs, there are only a few companies which are dedicated in creating AAA content. For people who are unfamiliar with the term, AAA games or Triple-A games refer to titles which are of high quality and have high development and promotional budgets. AnimationXpress reached out to one such indigenous company named Crass Infotech. “We have developed and published around seven apps and we have … Read More

Video Game voice actors go on a strike as no conclusion is reached between SAG-AFTRA and publishers
3:00 pm PDT 21/10/2016 By AnimationXpress Team

Video Gaming industry is undoubtedly a booming one, having already proven its worth; it is showing signs of only soaring ahead in the coming future. But just like any other industry, it is not devoid of its issues and problems. Various video game voice actors have gone on a strike given an almost two years long negotiation attempt between the Screen Actors Guild and the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (SAG-AFTRA) and publishers failed to reach a conclusion … Read More

Nintendo Switch
Nintendo reveals its new portable console codenamed Switch
8:30 pm PDT 20/10/2016 By AnimationXpress Team

After almost a year and a half that it was announced, Nintendo has finally revealed its upcoming home console. Codenamed ‘Switch’ (which was earlier dubbed as ‘NX’), the console was revealed with a small video over YouTube and it pretty much gives a person the basic idea about the consoles while also providing glimpsed of some games that would be playable in it. The console was announced way back in March of 2015. As it was being highly speculated, the … Read More

Smite Tactics
Hi-Rez Studios announces new turn-based strategy game set in the Smite universe
3:00 pm PDT 20/10/2016 By AnimationXpress Team

Hi-Rez Studios made a mark in the gaming/eSports sphere with its third-person MOBA (multiplayer online battle arena), Smite and in addition to that they have recently taken their upcoming multiplayer fantasy-shooter Paladins into open beta. While the company has other titles to their name, Smite was especially popular and it seems that the company would be focusing their next IP based on the same universe and elements. While the development on both Smite and Paladins continue, Hi-Rez Studios has just … Read More

Overwatch fans are upset with its latest ARG developments
5:00 pm PDT 19/10/2016 By AnimationXpress Team

Overwatch has proved itself to be one of the best gaming titles of recent times. While the developers Blizzard Entertainment did not leave any stone unturned in bringing the game to what it is now, it seems that a large number of fans are not so happy by the recent results of the supposed alternate reality game (ARG) by which the developers were teasing their upcoming playable character of the game named ‘Sombra’ whose alleged image has already been leaked … Read More

Candy Crush
Candy Crush, a new one hour live-action game show, to be created by CBS, King and Lionsgate
2:00 pm PDT 19/10/2016 By AnimationXpress Team

CBS has ordered Candy Crush, a new one-hour, live action game show series based on the globally renowned mobile game franchise. CBS, Lionsgate and King will join together on the new format created and executive produced by Matt Kunitz that will be distributed domestically by CBS Television Distribution and internationally by Lionsgate. In the game Candy Crush Saga, players match colourful candies in combinations of three or more to win points, defeat obstacles and progress through more than 2,000 levels. … Read More

Gears of War poster
‘Gears of War’ movie to be made by Microsoft and Universal
12:00 pm PDT 08/10/2016 By AnimationXpress Team

Microsoft and Universal Pictures have joined hands to create Gears of War movie. The long running Xbox franchise adaptation into a film was announced during a livestream for the upcoming release of Gears of War 4. The movie is being developed with Universal Pictures under the supervision of veteran film producers Scott Stuber (Ted, Central Intelligence) and Dylan Clark (Rise of the Planet of the Apes). A movie based on the popular third-person shooter franchise has been rumoured for years, … Read More