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Rocketbirds 2: Evolution releasing on Steam January 26th, 2017!

The original Rocketbirds returns in a glorious explosion of finger-licking fun! Ratloop Asia announced today that Rocketbirds 2: Evolution, the sequel to the fan-favorite original Rocketbirds: Hardboiled Chicken, is coming to Steam on January 26, 2017. Featuring enhanced controls, new combat mechanics, an original single player story campaign, explosive multiplayer action, and the cordon bleu of soundtracks, Rocketbirds 2: Evolution is the delicious tour-de-force action that PC gamers have been craving.

Watch it HERE: youtu.be/GD1ptCpDKwk

The “most interesting chicken in the world” is back in his first sequel Rocketbirds 2: Evolution, where Hardboiled Chicken gets entangled in a mysterious and sinister penguin plot in the original single player story mode, “Part 1: The Cockup”. The pint sized budgie commandos are featured in the multiplayer campaign mode, “Part 2: The Rescue”, where players need to rescue and recruit hostages from deep behind enemy lines. Both parts can be played in or out of order, but converge to complete the full Evolution story.

Castle Creeps TD Launches Globally!

Build the ultimate tower fortifications, command your Heroes and lead your troops to victory in CASTLE CREEPS TD, an epic fantasy Tower Defense now available worldwide for free on the Apple App Store, Google Play, and Amazon Appstore! Brought to you by Outplay Entertainment, the creators of hit mobile games Bubble Genius, Crafty Candy and Alien Creeps TD.

CASTLE CREEPS TD features a stunning fantasy story written by James L. Sutter (one of the authors of the hugely successful Pathfinder RPG series), making it the first mobile Tower Defense title with a compelling, evolving plot and a cast of memorable Heroes and Warlords with intricate backstories and personalities.CASTLE CREEPS TD will be updated every two weeks with new chapters and content.

Fortify your defense and prepare to save the realm with over 40 battles to conquer throughout 12 epic chapters at launch, with lots more to come. Battle ferocious Warlords, encounter colossal Ogres, fight off savage Goblins and change strategy mid-battle in non-stop fantasy action! CASTLE CREEPS TD lets you build, upgrade and repair horde-splatting Towers, customise and command mighty Heroes at will to fortify your kingdom, defending against Creeps and vehicles not seen in any other title in the genre. With highly detailed visuals and intuitive playability, perfect for casual or more in-depth play, defending the realm has never been this much fun!

Lead the charge, join in with friends through Facebook, share unparalleled powers to aid you in battle and top off your resources with plentiful elixir boosts and epic reinforcements! CASTLE CREEPS TD is available to download today for free.

Apple App Store: http://bit.ly/cctdios
Google Play: http://bit.ly/cctdgps
Amazon Appstore: http://bit.ly/cctdamz
Castle Creeps Trailer: https://youtu.be/CsLZlwWYNJo

Roguelike RPG Crowntakers now Available on iPhone

Kalypso Media Mobile is thrilled to announce that its acclaimed Roguelike RPG Crowntakers is now available to play on iPhone thanks to a new iOS update available today from the App Store. Previously only available to play on iOS Tablets, the new update allows for Kalypso’s ‘turn-based strategy with RPG elements’ title to be playable on any iOS mobile device, any time.

The Crowntakers update will be available for free for people who already own the iOS Tablet version, or as a standalone app purchase from the App Store for new iOS users looking for a fun and challenging Roguelike RPG gaming experience on their iPhones.

Crowntakers combines turn-based strategy with RPG elements and takes you into a medieval fantasy world full of challenging encounters and epic adventures. With its randomly generated world, Crowntakers offers a varied gaming experience every time you set out to fight evil. As a hero on a mission, you’ll have to assemble a group of brave mercenaries to take on vicious foes, including barbarians, ferocious animals and deceitful thieves. Embark on challenging quests, gather vital resources and banish evil from the world.

Crowntakers is available now as a standalone app purchase from the App Store for new iOS users for $3.99/€3.99/£2.99 or as a free update for owners of the iOS tablet version.

Resident Evil 7: The Experience Event headed to London between January 20th – 23rd!

To celebrate the hotly-anticipated game release of Resident Evil 7: Biohazard on 24th January 2017, Capcom has today announced the opening of an immersive experience in London taking place over four days, from the 20th – 23rd January. You can see a preview of what to expect in our reveal trailer available on the press site now.

Following a storyline inspired by the new game, Resident Evil 7: The Experiencewill be a 45-minute immersive experience drawing inspiration from the cult game’s return to its survival horror roots. Set in a haunted and dilapidated venue in the heart of London’s East End, those brave enough to enter will take on the part of investigative journalist interns helping a paranormal TV production team investigate the disappearance of their crew members who never returned from the house.

Mirroring the unsettling nature of the game, participants will be faced with a web of puzzles and clues, including a few unexpected interruptions, as they work together to overcome both visible and unseen obstacles to figure out the truth, and escape unscathed. Resident Evil 7: The Experience will take place in London from 20th – 23rdJanuary and will be free entry for members of the public on a strictly first-come basis. Those lucky enough to grab a slot will go through the experience in pairs, and will also be able to play a demo version of the game ahead of the full game launching on the 24th. With numbers of tickets limited, those wishing to take part will need to visit the dedicated website to find out how to get a chance to enter.

Further details, including terms and conditions, on how to book The Experiencecan be found on http://RE7experiencelondon.com

And finally…

Ariana Grande set to make a debut appearance in Final Fantasy Brave Exvius as a playable unit. Also collaborating on new theme for the game.

Fans of FINAL FANTASY® BRAVE EXVIUS, the free-to-play FINAL FANTASY mobile game, are in for a surprise this month as internationally acclaimed recording artist and actress Ariana Grande will lend her likeness to the hit RPG. The collaboration with the superstar is further detailed in a new video, which can be viewed on YouTube: https://youtu.be/NcoubpSwlEk.

As part of this collaboration, Ariana’s hit song “Touch It” will be arranged as a FINAL FANTASY BRAVE EXVIUS-style remix, which can be heard on YouTube.

More details around the collaboration and limited-time in-game event will be revealed in the middle of January.

Square Enix also announced that FINAL FANTASY BRAVE EXVIUS has surpassed nine million downloads outside of Japan. To celebrate this special milestone, for a limited time, players will receive a significant boost in daily log-in bonuses. FINAL FANTASY BRAVE EXVIUS is available now as a free-to-play app (with in-app purchases) through the App Store, Google Play and the Amazon App store.

So…Exvius fans, what do you think of this news? Let us know down in the comments!!