TurboPlay announces videogame engine support with Xenko
5:00 pm PDT 12/02/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

TurboPlay has announced gold sponsorship for the Xenko Game Engine and its open source community. “We’re pumped to have the opportunity to support the Xenko development team and work with them to develop amazing new technologies for their community and ours! Xenko is a modern game engine technology developed entirely in C#. Xenko’s technology has incredible potential in today’s gaming market. Through this partnership we can provide direct support to Xenko indie developers,” said Vince TurboPlay president and CEO McMullin. Launching … Read More

‘Apex Legends’ hits 25 million player mark!
4:00 pm PDT 12/02/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

  Apex Legends, the free to play battle royale game from EA games and Respawn Entertainment has amazed over millions of players, after the launch across PS4, Xbox One and PC. Surprisingly, the game has arrived on the scene to rivals the likes of PUBG and Fortnite and the game clock hit 10 million marks as the players booted up, within the game’s first 72 hours of release and have just passed 25 million registered players after just one week since … Read More

Cyber Group and Outright Games team up for ‘Gigantosaurus’ Game
12:30 pm PDT 11/02/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

Cyber Group Studios and Outright Games teamed up to create the first video game inspired by the new animated television series based on the best-selling book by Jonny Duddle, Gigantosaurus. The video game will be available for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch and PC and will feature the four dinosaur heroes Rocky, Bill, Tiny, and Mazu in an all-new, action-packed story geared toward kids and families. Geared towards kids and families, the debut game brings players directly into the … Read More

Resolution Games and Rovio Entertainment unveils VR game ‘Angry Birds VR: Isle of Pigs’ for Oculus Rift and HTC Vive
10:00 am PDT 09/02/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

Resolution Games and Rovio Entertainment has announced the launch of the new VR game Angry Birds VR: Isle of Pigs for Oculus Rift and HTC Vive. In the game first time Angry Birds fans can slingshot the Red, Chuck, Bomb and the Blues within the fully immersive environment of VR. The game is initially launched with more than 50 levels of gameplay where fans of the incredibly popular franchise will travel around a remote island where the infamous green pigs … Read More

India Gaming Show (IGS) 2019 – India’s international gaming, animation and infotainment event
8:00 pm PDT 02/02/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

The second edition of India Gaming Show (IGS) 2019 – International gaming, animation and infotainment event for India – organized by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) and supported by the Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology, Government of India, is scheduled from 3 to 5 February, 2019 at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi.   IGS 2019 is aimed at creating a neutral platform for all stakeholders of this sector from India and overseas to take the Indian Gaming Industry to the next … Read More

BigCode Games’ Vaishnavi Palleda invited at Mobile Growth Summit 2019 as a speaker
7:00 pm PDT 31/01/2019 By Sharmindrila Paul

India has continued to make a mark in the broader canvas of the world since ages. It has almost leapfrogged to hold a position of prominence in the global market in different distinct sectors and genres. Following the trend, the country now has another achievement in the gaming sector with BigCode Games managing director Vaishnavi Palleda being invited as a speaker in Mobile Growth Summit (MGS) 2019 to be held on 13 and 14 February in San Francisco. In fact, … Read More

Unity takes up Vivox as it belives voice communication is the future in gaming platforms
6:00 pm PDT 30/01/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

Unity has announced to have acquired Vivox, the maker of in-game voice-and-text communication technology. This announcement comes as the game engine maker anticipates that voice communications are going to grow to become a critical part of gaming across platforms. Founded in 2005, Vivox is the company that powers voice and text chat for the world’s most massive gaming titles, from Fortnite to PUBG to League of Legends. The company’s positional voice chat enables gamers to hear other players chatting around … Read More

Spider-Man all set to rock Fantastic-Fouresque costumes
2:00 pm PDT 30/01/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

Billed as Marvel’s first family, Fantastic Four had taken a backseat to more popular characters after a series of resurgence attempts through movies and comics. However this time Marvel has made a concerted effort to put the Fantastic Four back into the spotlight through the PlayStation 4 game developed by Insomniac Games Marvel’s Spider-Man. In addition to that, Spider-Man will be donning two new suits, both inspired by Peter Parker’s look in the issues of Fantastic Four.  The Bombastic Bag-Man … Read More

WildBrain to feature PLAYMOBIL’s iconic figures in 15 short animated videos
1:30 pm PDT 29/01/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

WildBrain, a digital kids’ network and studio, has been appointed to exclusively manage content on YouTube for the renowned German toy brand, PLAYMOBIL. Under the two-year agreement, WildBrain will manage an exclusive library of 15 short animated videos from the toy brand, featuring PLAYMOBIL iconic figures. The videos will stream on a range of PLAYMOBIL channels launched on the WildBrain network in multiple languages, including German, English, Spanish and Portuguese, with more planned. PLAYMOBIL is an internationally acclaimed creative toy … Read More

Rajiv Chilaka elated at prime minister’s appreciation on ‘Chhota Bheem Swachh Bharat Run’ game
2:00 pm PDT 28/01/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

9-year-old Bheem also known as Chhota Bheem is an icon for most children since 2008, created by Rajiv Chilaka has now turned into a swachh warrior with the launch of the game Chhota Bheem Swachh Bharat Run. Chilaka received a nod of support from prime minister Narendra Modi on the launch of the game.  The gameplay revolves around Chhota Bheem who is on a mission to keep the streets, cities, towns, and villages of the country spic and span, of course … Read More

Playgames 24X7 unveils cricket fantasy game ‘MY11Circle’ similar to ‘Dream11’
6:00 pm PDT 25/01/2019 By Poonam Mondal

Playgames 24X7 has entered the fantasy sports genre of games with the launch of the game MY11Circle. The game aims to provide the audience with an experience of fantasy cricket the game of skills and will be available from 1 February 2019. Considering the year 2019 and the time when IPL 2019 and World Cup 2019 are around the corner, the launch of the fantasy cricket is quite a strategic launch. The game will be available on GooglePlay from 1 February and initially, it … Read More

Nazara unveils new mobile game ‘Chhota Bheem Swachh Bharat Run’ inspired by Narendra Modi’s ‘Swachh Bharat Abhiyan’
7:00 am PDT 25/01/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

One of India’s leading mobile gaming company, Nazara Technologies, today announced the launch of their new game Chhota Bheem Swachh Bharat Run’. The game is inspired by prime minister Narendra Modi’s Swachh Bharat Abhiyan. This is a part of Nazara’s Play4Good initiative wherein a mobile game is being used to educate young children with good values to keep their surroundings clean. In the game, the main character and also the superhero for millions of children, Chhota Bheem, race to clean up the … Read More