Esports: Dsport and Nodwin acquire Dota 2 finale rights with a prize pool of Rs 153 billion
2:40 pm PDT 11/08/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

DSport, from the Discovery Communications India stable, in partnership with NODWIN gaming, a leading esports company in India is bringing to the Indian esports audience, the first ever exclusive broadcast of the DOTA 2 international finale 2017.The grand finale will be aired exclusively on DSport on Sunday, 13 August from 11am IST. The DOTA 2 International is the biggest and most competitive esports tournament in the world. In fact, the 2017 edition of the DOTA 2 International boasts of $24 … Read More

Telltale Games release the latest trailer of Minecraft: Story Mode S2 E2 ‘Giant consequences’
10:00 am PDT 11/08/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

Telltale games released the brand new trailer for “Giant Consequences,” the latest episode of Minecraft: Story Mode It will be premiering on August 15! If  we watch the trailer undoubtedly, it is a challenge to know what will the admin do next? The description of the brand new episode has been described by the gaming company as follows: Join Jesse and friends on a brand new adventure in the world of Minecraft! Now that Jesse and the gang have vanquished the Wither … Read More

‘Dota 2’ The International 2017 finals to be broadcasted on Dsports in India
3:00 pm PDT 10/08/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

The biggest esports tournament around the globe is underway. The International Dota 2 championship by Valve is in its seventh edition and has garnered a whopping prize pool of around $24 million. Regarded as the most prestigious esport tournament for Dota 2, the tournament is followed by enthusiasts and gamers around the globe. Mostly, they are either viewed through the ingame mechanics or via streaming services such as Twitch. As the news comes, folks from India would be able to … Read More

Nazara wins for ‘Sportsie’ at mBillionth Awards
4:00 pm PDT 09/08/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

Indian game publishing company, Nazara Games, launched ‘Sportsie’, a digital social sports engagement platform for fans in partnership with Mastermind Sports. Now, the same platform has been declared winner of mBillionth South Asia Awards 2017. According to Mastermind Sports founder Pratik Shah, “Our focus has been, to make Sportsie a one-stop social destination for fans, connecting people with similar passion for sports. Fans can follow latest updates, live scores, news reports of their favorite teams. It also provides up-to-minute off-field social content … Read More

Explore the making of ‘Uncharted: The Lost Legacy’
10:00 am PDT 07/08/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

Playstation has recently released a video which describes the making of ‘Uncharted: The Lost Legacy’. Creative Director Shaun Escayg explains the motivation behind finding new characters. Game Director Kurt Magenau has spoken how the game has been elevated from Uncharted 4!

Grab your gaming buddies and celebrate Friendship Day with these games!
11:00 am PDT 05/08/2017 By Krishanu Ghosal

Friendship Day! Of all the occasions this might be one which gamers cherish, especially the ones playing multiplayer games. As a gamer myself, I can testify that I have made countless friends while playing games online who are actually nice people to hang out with, which I am sure is the case for a lot of you out there. If not so, and you stick to playing games offline, you surely have buddies with whom you share the little or … Read More

5 game releases to look out for in August
6:00 pm PDT 02/08/2017 By Krishanu Ghosal

As another month approaches we are up for some more game releases. Here are five of them we are excited about: LawBreakers: Some people termed it as the first clean multiplayer FPS since Overwatch. LawBreakers is a class-based shooter from Cliff Bleszinski, the maker of Gears of War. The game looks pretty fast paced and has already passed through some beta phases. You can join the action on 8 August. However you would need a PlayStation Plus subscription to play … Read More

‘Mass Effect’ and ‘Anthem’ designer Corey Gaspur passes away
10:00 am PDT 02/08/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

BioWare recently showcased the initial glimpse of their upcoming RPG, Anthem at E3, this year. However, as the news comes, Corey Gaspur, the lead designer for Anthem has passed away. The studio announced the rather sad news over its blog saying: It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our friend and colleague Corey Gaspur. He was a member of our team for over nine years, and worked as a designer on many of our titles, including Sonic … Read More

The latest Overwatch patch brings Doomfist and other features
6:00 pm PDT 28/07/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

Blizzard Entertainment recently revealed its newest Overwatch character in the name of Akande Ogundimu alias Doomfist. Now as mentioned earlier, he is live on all platforms of the game. Along with the new character Blizzard included some other mechanics to the game as well. The patch 2.16 includes the much awaited feature which is supposed to reduce the number of duplicate items loot boxes drop in Overwatch. Furthermore, there are easier options to capture your ingame moments without using any … Read More

KFC India and Mountain Dew co-create the country’s first Gamer’s Box and it’s finger clickin’ good!
1:30 pm PDT 27/07/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

Passionate gamers will vouch for how it is impossible to tear away from the immersive experience that is gaming! The urgency of your fingers on the controller, that rush of your score rising on the board – nothing should interrupt that – not even meal breaks! Mountain Dew and the big-daddy of finger lickin’ food, KFC, have the perfect gaming set up that will let you refuel and get into show-down mode – without worrying about grubby screens and long breaks! KFC Mountain Dew ‘Gamer’s … Read More

Riot Games to focus on fixing latency and other issues for Indian players
5:00 pm PDT 25/07/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

With Riot Games’ venture into the Indian sub continent a few months back, players from the country have been making speculations as what would be the implication of the same. It was a common speculation that the company would like to set up servers in or around the country for its global hit League of Legends. The game currently has no designated client for the region and the players can play on the South East Asian region through Garena. Speaking … Read More

Nazara Games, POKKT and Dettol come together for a native advertising campaign on Chhotta Bheem's mobile game
3:00 pm PDT 24/07/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

Nazara Games and POKKT, the  smartphone ad platform for mobile games have come together to develop a native campaign in Nazara’s most popular game, Chhota Bheem Talking Toy. For this, the brand ‘Dettol’ has been integrated in the game to enhance user experiences and brand visibility. Chhota Bheem the Talking Toy character has been showcased washing his hands at regular intervals thereby creating awareness to stay healthy and protected from germs in keeping with the brand’s core positioning. In-game branding … Read More