Nintendo wraps up a day of video game fun at E3
12:00 pm PDT 12/06/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

Nintendo kicked off the first day of the E3 video game trade show with big announcements in its morning presentation. Nintendo followed its presentation with a day of Nintendo Treehouse: Live gameplay and interview segments designed to give fans a deeper look at various games: Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield: Developers from GAME FREAK explained how wild and random encounters work in the game. They also showed off the in-game battle system, Max Raid Battles and details of the Wild Area. The games … Read More

Ubisoft’s announcements from E3 2019
10:00 am PDT 12/06/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

Here is an overview of Ubisoft’s all the latest announcements, trailers, and screenshots from E3 2019. Ubisoft unveils Gods & Monsters Ubisoft has unveiled Gods & Monsters, a brand-new action-adventure game from the team behind Assassin’s Creed Odyssey. Gods & Monsters is an open world fantasy adventure and engages players in a fantastical world as they use godlike abilities to defeat famed mythological beasts and save the Greek gods in a heroic journey. Gods & Monsters will launch worldwide on 25 … Read More

QYJO’s upcoming game ‘Gamedev Beatdown’ takes us behind the scenes of game development
7:00 pm PDT 11/06/2019 By Poonam Mondal

“The greatest thing about the game of basketball to me is the passion and the love I have for it.” -Michael Jordan Passion powers hard work, determination, and creativity, leading to greater accomplishments. That’s the story of almost every passionate individual including QYJO founder Tejas Shirodkar who recently released the teaser of their upcoming game Gamedev Beatdown. Shirodkar started his studio after quitting his job at EA of over six years as a technical director, accompanied by Vineeth Haridasan who … Read More

Here are SquareEnix  updates for E3 2019
4:00 pm PDT 11/06/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

E3 2019 kicks off today. Square Enix has made a lot of announcements at the E3 conference this morning.  The announcement is as follows: Dragon Quest Builders update a free demo will be available to download for DRAGON QUEST BUILDERS 2 on the PlayStation 4 computer entertainment system from 27 June. The demo will give builders a taste of the gameplay while introducing the brand new story and characters, as they prepare in their battle against the Children of Hargon … Read More

SM Multimedia’s ‘Snowy Maths’ aims to amplify calculation and time management skills among players
7:00 pm PDT 03/06/2019 By Poonam Mondal

With the increase and availability of devices, there has been a shift in the types of games people play. Video or electronic gaming has become more widely played than traditional board games and thus with the shift in preference of players, videogame industry has expanded its wings to not just a mode of entertainment but also as a treatment to solve problems sometimes. Educational gaming is one of such type which has stormed the industry. Game-based learning or educational gaming is a … Read More

Indian studio Street Lamp Games bags ‘Best Mobile Game’ award at Casual Connect Europe 2019
11:00 am PDT 31/05/2019 By Poonam Mondal

Indie Prize London 2019 took place on the last day of  Casual Connect Europe 2019 and Indian Indie studio Street Lamp Games bagged ‘Best Mobile Game’ award for the game BOMBARIKA designed by Mahesh Athirala. Earlier at NGF Awards of Indian Game Developer’s Conference  2018,  the game  BOMBARIKA claimed the runner-up position but this time the studio has left Grand Mountain (Toppluva), Wingy Shooters (PigCell Studio) and Pocket Forest (Battlemango) to claim the winner’s prize along with $36000 worth Tenjin credits. In a candid conversation with … Read More

Kingston expands technology and gaming peripheral line up at Computex 2019
5:00 pm PDT 29/05/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

During Computex, Kingston aims to show high-performance storage products for consumer and enterprise, as well as embedded solutions which power products found in everyday life. The highlighted demo products include: Next-Generation SSDs for Consumer, Power User and Enterprise KC2000 M.2 NVMe PCIe SSD: Using the latest controller and 96-layer 3D TLC NAND, it offers superior read/write speeds, improving the workflow in desktop, workstations and high-performance computing systems. It also supports end-to-end data protection to ensure the data’s safety. Data Center … Read More

‘Ancestors: The Humankind Odyssey’ to launch for PC on 27 August and for consoles in December 2019
2:00 pm PDT 29/05/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

Private Division and Panache Digital Games have announced that Ancestors: The Humankind Odyssey will launch for PC via the Epic Games Store on 27 August 2019, and digitally on PlayStation4 system, and across the Xbox One family of devices, including Xbox One X, in December of 2019. Ancestors: The Humankind Odyssey is the debut title from Panache Digital Games, the independent development studio co-founded in 2014 by Patrice Désilets, the original creative director of the Assassin’s Creed franchise. In Ancestors: … Read More

‘Sea of Solitude’ to launch worldwide on 5 July: EA announces
1:00 pm PDT 29/05/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

Ectronic Arts  ( EA) and visionary German studio Jo-Mei Games announced that the story-driven adventure game Sea of Solitude will be launching worldwide on 5 July 2019 via digital download on PlayStation4, Xbox One and Origin for PC. Sea of Solitude is an emotional experience that takes players on a personal journey to overcome a young woman’s inner loneliness. Players must help Kay see below the surface and beyond, guiding her through a flooded city landscape in a deeply touching … Read More

Global video gaming market is expected to reach $179.1 billion by 2024
8:00 pm PDT 28/05/2019 By Poonam Mondal

The rate of the gaming industry is growing exponentially each year in tandem with the digitisation. In a recent report launched by Report linker, it was indicated that the global video game landscape looked replete with opportunities in the smartphones, tablets, PCs, and consoles market with even brighter future prospects. The global video game market is expected to reach an estimated $179.1 billion by 2024 with a CAGR of 6.4 per cent from 2019 to 2024. Mobile and online distribution of games … Read More

UnderDOGS to host one day summer workshop on game development for aspirants
6:00 pm PDT 24/05/2019 By Poonam Mondal

To cater to the rising demand for the game developers, Mumbai based studio, UnderDOGS, a game development company in support with Unity will be hosting one-day summer workshop, ‘Breaking Into Gaming Industry’ on 26 May 2019. “Breaking into the Gaming Industry is a customised workshop for everyone who is planning to start a career in gaming as well as who have just started one,” said UnderDOGS studio founder and CEO Vaibhav Chavan in an exclusive conversation with AnimationXpress. The one day … Read More

Riot Games and Tencent to roll out ‘League of Legends’ on mobile?
6:30 pm PDT 23/05/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

Developer Riot Games seems to bring one of the world’s most popular games, League of Legends, on mobile reportedly according to a Reuters report in collaboration with Tencent. However  both Tencent and Riot did not provide any official  comment on the matter. But as per Reuters sources it has been  more  than a year  that  Tencent and Riot have been working on a mobile version of League of Legends and it won’t launch this year. Reuters cites data aggregator Statista, … Read More