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Game of Thrones: Ascent out now on iPad

Game of Thrones: Ascent out now on iPad

As promised earlier this month, Distuptor Beam has brought Game of Thrones: Ascent to iPad. Not only can GoT fans now engage in the popular Facebook game from the palm of their hands, but the game will also follow the events of the upcoming fourth season of the HBO show, as well.

Read more: Includes iOS-specific features »

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Game of Thrones: Ascent coming to mobile devices

Game of Thrones: Ascent coming to mobile devices

This year is shaping up to be a big one for Game of Thrones fans. The new season of the HBO series begins on April 7, Telltale is working on a new, and now the popular Facebook game from developer Disruptor Beam, Game of Thrones: Ascent, is about to make the leap onto iOS devices this spring.

Read more: Android coming later »

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Kongregate expands into mobile game development

Related Topics – GameStop, Android, iOS, Kongregate
Kongregate expands into mobile game development

Browser-based gaming site Kongregate is setting their sites on the mobile gaming space. Synapse Games' collectible card game, Tyrant: Unleashed, will be the first mobile title released under the Kongregate banner later in July. This will be followed by BloodRealm (RedPoint Labs, Making Fun), Sheep Happens (Lingplay), Endless Boss Fight (White Milk Games), and Cardinal Quest 2 (Randomnine Ltd.). All of the games will be free-to-play and offer in-app purchases.

Read more: More titles to be announced »

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ChatChat: cat-based multiplayer from VVVVVV developer

ChatChat: cat-based multiplayer from VVVVVV developer

Developer Terry Cavanagh is at it again. And this time, he's made a social multiplayer game starring cats.

With highly-respected titles like VVVVVV, At a Distance, and Don’t Look Back already under his belt, Cavanagh's name is already synonymous with great indie games. His latest release is a free browser-based Flash multiplayer game called ChatChat. It's distinctly unique, on top of being adorable.

Read more: The only instructions: 'be a cat' »

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Ubisoft and Kongregate offer up to $10,000 for best Child of Eden-inspired game creation

Ubisoft and Kongregate offer up to $10,000 for best Child of Eden-inspired game creation

Ubisoft and flash-game provider--and recent GameStop acquision--Kongregate have joined forces to create a contest wrapped around the upcoming music title, Child of Eden. The contest asks aspiring creators to develop a music game inspired by the upcoming game from designer Tetsuya Mizuguchi.

"Indie developers and amateur game makers will have a chance to win up to $10,000 in cash prizes, and if their game is selected by the Kongregate community as one of the top 25, it will be played and judged by Tetsuya Mizuguchi himself along with the Editor-in-Chief of GameSpot.com, Ricardo Torres," a press release notes. Read more »

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GameStop Buying Flash Games Site Kongregate

Related Topics – GameStop, PC, Kongregate

Retail giant GameStop has announced that it is to acquire Kongregate in an undisclosed deal expected to close on August 1. The popular browser-based gaming site will operate as a wholly-owned subsidiary, remaining in its current offices.

"Acquiring Kongregate strengthens GameStop's digital platform and its commitment to become the gaming aggregator of choice," according to the press release. GameStop CEO J. Paul Raines added that "Kongregate advances GameStop's digital strategy by providing a gaming platform for casual, mobile and browser games that can be promoted and played by our existing gamers." Read more »

"If I were working for Kongregate I'd start working on my portfolio and consider jumping ship. ..."
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