Games

‘Destiny 2’ to arrive on PC through Blizzard’s dedicated platform
4:30 pm PDT 19/05/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

Possibly the biggest news coming along with Destiny 2 reveals was the fact that it would be available on Blizzard’s platform, Blizzard App. The app which was formerly known as Battle.net was recently renamed and hosts Blizzard’s famed titles World of Warcraft, Starcraft II, Diablo III, Heroes of the Storm, Hearthstone and its newest IP, Overwatch. The developers of the game, Bungie, disclosed during the gameplay reveal event that the PC version of the game would be coming through Blizzard’s platform … Read More


Games The Shop announces midnight launch of ‘Injustice 2’
1:45 pm PDT 16/05/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

Games The Shop, India’s leading specialist retailer announces midnight launch for Injustice 2, the super powered sequel to the hit game Injustice: Gods Among Us. The launch will take place at the Games The Shop store located at Oberoi Mall, Goregaon (E) on 18 May starting from 11:30 pm onwards. Fans who dress up as any DC super hero or villain character at the event, will be awarded with official Injustice 2 merchandise. Injustice 2 continues the epic cinematic story introduced in Injustice: Gods … Read More


Mattel Toys partners with baby-gear e-commerce giant FirstCry, to reinforce market penetration
12:00 pm PDT 12/05/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

In a strategic move to reinforce its aggressive retail expansion strategy, Mattel Toys, the world’s largest toy-maker has partnered with FirstCry, India’s online baby and kids store. The partnership with FirstCry will help Mattel’s Fisher-Price to better reach and engage with millennial parents and strengthen its market position as the number one choice for infant and toddler toys and baby development. Toys from Fisher-Price are designed to aid in the overall growth and development of the child, and aim to … Read More


‘The Big Aristotle’ Shaquille O’Neal booms back to the court in ‘NBA 2K18 Legend Edition’
1:00 pm PDT 09/05/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

2K announced that NBA 2K will feature Hall of Fame Shaquille O’Neal on the cover of the NBA 2K18 Legend Edition. This special edition of the top-rated NBA video game simulation series for the last 16 years* gives the court to the big man who needs no introduction, “The Diesel…The Big Aristotle…Superman…Shaq Daddy…” with special Shaq-themed memorabilia and content, extending his legacy as the most dominant center in NBA history. “I want to thank NBA 2K for their continuous support … Read More


Charks Games’ ‘Highway Driver 3D’ – A racing game with ‘life-changing’ twists
3:00 pm PDT 05/05/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

Kerala-based Csharks Games has released a new title named “Highway Driver 3D”. The game is available on the Google play store starting today, and is free. It is a simple, fun driving game and is primarily for kids. The main objective of the game apparently is to provide the player with a challenging and enjoyable experience. This game has a simple rule – Don’t crash!! Get all collectibles while avoiding obstacles to achieve maximum score. Pretty much similar to more … Read More


DishTV partners with Visiware International to launch ‘Cartoon Network Games’
4:45 pm PDT 04/05/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

DishTV, one of Asia’s largest direct-to-home (DTH) brands has strengthened their partnership with Visiware International, the leader in games for interactive television, to launch Cartoon Network games in partnership with Cartoon Network India. Cartoon Network TV games, accessible on channel no. 967 within “PlayZone Active” on the DishTV platform, offers eight games branded under the much loved and immensely popular major cartoon characters amongst kids, who lead the Cartoon Network portfolio–Ben 10, Powerpuff Girls and Roll No. 21. A variety … Read More


‘Titanfall’ to hit mobile screens as an RTS game
3:00 pm PDT 04/05/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

A new real time strategy (RTS) game is coming up. While it will be a new game altogether, players might not be very unfamiliar with the IP it is being adapted from. Respawn Entertainment, the publisher Nexon and developers of the upcoming game Particle City, have announced the new RTS game which will be coming over Android and iOS based on Titanfall. Titled Titanfall: Assault, the game will likely adhere a very formal style of RTS games, which is the … Read More


Minecraft’s Code Builder feature will allow students to hone their coding skills ingame
4:00 pm PDT 03/05/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

Spending too much time creating epic structures in Minecraft will now come with a benefit. Microsoft’s Minecraft: Education Edition brings in a way to learn coding skills while playing the game. Titled Code Builder, the feature has been launched in beta phase already. In the game, the entity shows up as a robot and helps players go about through their coding. In a much simpler way, the players will be programming and the friendly robot will be performing the actions. … Read More


DEN Networks collaborates with France-based Visiware International to bring premium gaming service in India
5:15 pm PDT 02/05/2017 By admin

DEN Networks, one of the largest cable TV service providers in India, has launched Playin’TV, a premium interactive gaming service that plans to usher in rich gaming experience for its subscribers. The company has partnered with France-based Visiware International to offer these services. This is Visiware International’s first association with a CATV company in India. Commenting on the launch of Playin’TV, DEN Networks, CEO, S.N. Sharma said, “We are excited to partner with Visiware International and launch Playin’ TV on our … Read More


‘Overwatch’ crosses 30 million players within one year of release
4:30 pm PDT 29/04/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

Yet another milestone has been touched by Blizzard’s newest IP. Released back in May last year, the company’s hit multiplayer shooter, Overwatch has reached 30 million player-base and id still growing, according to the company. Since its release last year, the game has been through a lot; including several events and two cross promotions with the company’s own MOBA, Heroes of the Storm. Overwatch has successfully managed to create an immersive back-story for its game, with numerous animated shorts and … Read More


Get a taste of the extended Baahubali universe with its official game from Moonfrog Labs
3:00 pm PDT 28/04/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

From the makers of Teen Patti Gold and Alia Bhatt: Star Life, is yet another exciting game in partnership with the enormous Baahubali movie franchise. Moonfrog Labs, one of India’s known game developers, comes with another game – S.S. Rajamouli’s Baahubali: The Game on Google Play and Apple App Store. This is a first-of-its-kind game made for the Indian market developed in partnership Arka Mediaworks and S.S. Rajamouli’s Baahubali, with support from Graphic India. The game belongs to the real-time … Read More


Mech Mocha raises $5 million funding from Accel Partners, Shunwei Capital, Blume Ventures
6:30 pm PDT 27/04/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

Mech Mocha, an India-focused Bengaluru-based mobile gaming start-up, today announced that it has raised $5 million Series A funding led by Accel Partners and Shunwei Capital, and with participation from existing investor Blume Ventures. Mech Mocha will deploy the funds to develop and launch new mobile-gaming titles across the casual and mid-core gaming categories, targeted at Indian audience. In December 2015, the start-up raised $1 million seed round funding led by Blume Ventures and Flipkart. “We are delighted to have … Read More