Xigma Games’ seem to have found its mojo with the latest title ‘Bonfire: Forsaken Lands’
5:00 pm PDT 12/03/2018 By Krishanu Ghosal

Bangalore based indie studio, Xigma Games had found a decent success from their previous titles Rubek and Super Nano Jumpers. However, the two-man studio seem to have created their most successful IP so far. Inspired by games like A Dark Room, Kittens Game, Kingdom, Alto’s Adventure the studio released Bonfire: Forsaken Lands on 7 March over iOS. Since then, the studio has been flooded with success and the duo are looking forward to polish and update the game meticulously. The … Read More

The comics that inspired the best video games
4:00 pm PDT 06/02/2018 By AnimationXpress Team

Over the years, we have seen video games based on movies and TV shows that have been good, but a majority of them don’t ever live up to the expectations. However, there have been a fair few that have broken the mould and offered something great for gamers. On the other hand, some of them just aren’t that fun to play and they simply feel like a way to earn more money from the said film or show. However, with … Read More

The essential features for online betting sites
5:00 pm PDT 27/01/2018 By AnimationXpress Team

The online betting world is certainly a one that is constantly moving with the time. Ever since the internet came about and completely transformed the betting industry, there have been loads of improvements, especially as technology and time has advanced. The sports betting industry itself is one that is rife with competition and this means that a rival operator is only ever a couple of clicks away. Getting the basics right has never been so important for operators, but which … Read More

Nazara Technologies acquires a majority stake in NODWIN Gaming
11:00 am PDT 24/01/2018 By AnimationXpress Team

Nazara Technologies which announced its foray into esports last year, has acquired a majority stake of 55 per cent in NODWIN Gaming, one of the premier esports companies in India. NODWIN, which is a 50:50 venture between Akshat Rathee, Gautam Virk and Jetsynthesys, will become an independent subsidiary of Nazara. EY acted as the exclusive financial advisor to the transaction. The approach by Nazara includes localised content creation around global events (ESL One, ESL Pro League, Intel Extreme Masters, The … Read More

WB Interactive Entertainment returns with new modes for its newest game ‘Scribblenauts Showdown’
5:00 pm PDT 19/01/2018 By AnimationXpress Team

Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment today announced Scribblenauts Showdown, a new video game based on the inventive franchise that expands upon the puzzle-action series by introducing two new party game modes for single player or co-op up to four players. In the game’s Showdown mode, up to four players will be able to face-off and imagine their way to victory through card-based strategy and creative skill. Wordy mini-games, require unleashing the best object or character from the vast Scribblenauts dictionary of over 30,000 words … Read More

TeamSid’s VR title ‘Biohazard Zones’ initiates its Indiegogo pitch
3:00 pm PDT 19/01/2018 By AnimationXpress Team

‘Biohazard Zones’ is a VR exclusive game where the player is given the chance to step into a variety of personalities at each scenario during apocalypse caused by Bio-War that takes place in the year 2020. The story of the game opens somewhere in Afghanistan where leaders from various terrorist organisations meet to plan Bio-War. The story then eventually takes you to experience the results of the war in China, Japan, US, UK, Germany, India and Africa. A narrative gameplay with … Read More

Google takes down gaming apps with porn malware
2:00 pm PDT 15/01/2018 By AnimationXpress Team

Google has announced that it has taken down 60 gaming apps from the Play Store. This development comes after security firm Check Point revealed in a blog post that many apps in the Play Store are infected by malicious software which displayed pornographic advertisements and in some cases even tried to make users subscribe to premium services at their own cost. Going by the name of AdultSwine, the code apparently hides itself in the apps and once the users have … Read More

‘Dark Souls: Remastered’ will release on PC, PS4 and Xbox One; will also make its Nintendo Switch debut
5:00 pm PDT 12/01/2018 By AnimationXpress Team

One of the most loved and critically acclaimed games of the last decade is coming back, but with promises of better specs and gameplay adjustment. Today From Software and Bandai Namco announced that the original Dark Souls will soon be joining the list of games on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Windows PC on 25 May as Dark Souls: Remastered. The remastered title will also be coming to Nintendo Switch, Bandai Namco announced earlier today as a part of a … Read More

A celebrity driven cooking game, ‘Domestic Diva’ featuring Shilpa Shetty Kundra is Viaan Industries’ latest offering
6:00 pm PDT 11/01/2018 By AnimationXpress Team

Viaan Industries, promoted by Raj Kundra and Shilpa Shetty Kundra are set to bring about the first celebrity themed cooking game of the country – Domestic Diva with Shilpa Shetty as your mentor. The title will attempt to target both male and female audience across the world. The game has in place an opportunity to meet and greet with Shilpa Shetty Kundra on topping the monthly leaderboard. Shilpa Shetty Kundra says, “Domestic Diva is an addictive fun cooking game, where anyone … Read More

Xilam partners with Nazara to extend ‘Oggy and the Cockroaches’ into mobile games globally
5:00 pm PDT 11/01/2018 By AnimationXpress Team

Xilam Animation is further boosting the Oggy and the Cockroaches brand into gaming with the appointment of Nazara Technologies, in a deal brokered via Xilam and licensing agent Dream Theatre. Nazara will launch a raft of new mobile games for younger audiences that caters to the brand values of Oggy and the Cockroaches. The first game is expected to be available in the first quarter of 2018 in Asia Pacific, Latin America and Middle East. The series has a strong following on Facebook … Read More

Yoozoo Games Launches ‘Poker Champions’; eyes Indian social casino segment
12:00 pm PDT 10/01/2018 By AnimationXpress Team

Yoozoo Games, the Shanghai based Gaming major that recently set its development centre at Pune, yesterday formally launched Poker Champions for the Indian market. The online mutiplayer social casino game incorporates the popular poker variation, Texas Hold’em Poker and is now available on Google Play and App Store. Poker Champions promises an authentic Texas Hold’em Poker experience by indulging in the world of luck, skills, bets, stakes and huge winnings. It is only a Social Casino game with no cashout. Highlighting … Read More

What goes into developing an online slot?
6:30 pm PDT 09/01/2018 By AnimationXpress Team

Most people will have heard of slot games and a lot of people will have played them too. They’re huge business in an industry that’s worth trillions. When it comes to online casinos, you’ll be hard pushed to find any worth their salt, that don’t offer a selection of slot games for its visitors to enjoy. Nowadays slot games come with action packed game play, stunning visuals and animations as well as impressive audio. The animations in Rainbow Riches are … Read More