Video games developed in Japan

Nintendo Download: Great Scott!

Thursday, January 14, 2021 - 2:00pm

Super Mario Odyssey The new year is a great time to embark on another adventure with Mario.

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  • Super Mario Odyssey The new year is a great time to embark on another adventure with Mario.
  • Along with the new year, a new sale has arrived on Nintendo Switch games!
  • Its a great chance to work on that New Years resolution to play more games!
  • Also new this week in Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch:

Unravel New Paw-sibilities in Super Mario 3D World + Bowser’s Fury for Nintendo Switch

Tuesday, January 12, 2021 - 2:00pm

In a new trailer, Nintendo tore back the curtains to reveal additional footage from the upcoming Super Mario 3D World + Bowsers Fury game, launching on Feb. 12 for the Nintendo Switch family of systems.

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  • In a new trailer, Nintendo tore back the curtains to reveal additional footage from the upcoming Super Mario 3D World + Bowsers Fury game, launching on Feb. 12 for the Nintendo Switch family of systems.
  • While some players may be fur-miliar with the original Super Mario 3D World game for the Wii U system, Super Mario 3D World + Bowsers Fury for Nintendo Switch offers a number of additions to scratch the itch for new content.
  • Both the new Cat Mario and Cat Peach amiibo will offer in-game enhancements for Super Mario 3D World + Bowsers Fury.
  • Super Mario 3D World + Bowsers Fury launches in stores, in Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch and on Nintendo.com on Feb. 12 at a suggested retail price of $59.99.

Unico Studio Launches Popular Brain Test Games on AppGallery

Tuesday, January 12, 2021 - 11:26am

SHENZHEN,China, Jan. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Offering a unique and colourful approach to fun, puzzle-based games, Brain Test: Tricky Puzzles and Brain Test 2: Tricky Stories are now available to AppGallery users.

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  • SHENZHEN,China, Jan. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Offering a unique and colourful approach to fun, puzzle-based games, Brain Test: Tricky Puzzles and Brain Test 2: Tricky Stories are now available to AppGallery users.
  • Available in 19 different languages and at a global scale, Brain Test: Tricky Puzzles and Brain Test 2: Tricky Stories invite players around the world to reap the benefits of stimulative puzzle gaming.
  • "Unico Studio is excited to partner with AppGallery and, since the launch of the Brain Test series, we have been getting excellent feedback from gamers all over the world," said Erkay Uzun, Founder and CEO of Unico Studio.
  • Building on the original Brain Test game's success, Brain Test 2: Tricky Stories has been welcomed by gamers with excitement.

New Ninjala Cartoon Anime Episode and Season 4 Available Now

Thursday, January 7, 2021 - 3:00pm

GungHo Online Entertainment (GOE) released a new episode of the Ninjala cartoon anime, Youre the Star!

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  • GungHo Online Entertainment (GOE) released a new episode of the Ninjala cartoon anime, Youre the Star!
  • Ninjalas Season 4 also now available, featuring a London-inspired stage and more.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210107005611/en/
    Emma is a street dancer with an eye on making it into the spotlight.
  • Season 4 is packed with new content and is available now through March 24, 2021.

Medabots: The EU Trademark Court issues injunction against Imagineer Co. Ltd

Thursday, January 7, 2021 - 1:00am

MADRID, Jan. 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The owner of the brand, Kevin Comadrn, had previously purchased the rights associated with the marketing of that brand.

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  • MADRID, Jan. 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The owner of the brand, Kevin Comadrn, had previously purchased the rights associated with the marketing of that brand.
  • At the same time, the multinational Japanese company Imagineer, announced the launch of a game for mobiles about robots, called Medarots, which is equivalent to Medabots in Japanese.
  • Comadrn asked that the game be withdrawn from the market or at least, that the name be changed so that it was not identical to that which he had purchased two years prior.
  • After the Japanese company took no corrective action, the Spaniard decided to file a lawsuit before the European Union's Trademark Court, which has now upheld his claim.

iCo Therapeutics Announces Joint Development of iCo-019 with Skymount Medical

Thursday, December 31, 2020 - 1:00pm

Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - December 31, 2020) - iCo Therapeutics (TSXV: ICO) (OTCQB: ICOTF) ("iCo" or the "Company"), iCo Therapeutics, Inc. ("iCo") and Skymount Medical, Inc. ("Skymount") announced today that they have entered into a non-binding Memorandum of Understanding to develop iCo-019, iCo's oral Amphotericin B formulation.

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  • Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - December 31, 2020) - iCo Therapeutics (TSXV: ICO) (OTCQB: ICOTF) ("iCo" or the "Company"), iCo Therapeutics, Inc. ("iCo") and Skymount Medical, Inc. ("Skymount") announced today that they have entered into a non-binding Memorandum of Understanding to develop iCo-019, iCo's oral Amphotericin B formulation.
  • "The Skymount Medical team is honored to be collaborating with iCo to improve global public health for COVID and other indications.
  • iCo and Skymount expect to begin joint development of iCo-019 for COVID-19-related indications in Q1, 2021.
  • iCo Therapeutics identifies existing development stage assets for use in underserved ocular and infectious diseases.

JINS Pokémon Model to be released on December 21, 2020

Monday, December 21, 2020 - 11:00pm

The characteristics of each Pokmon are incorporated into the temple end, and the silhouette and logo of the Pokmon are placed inside of the temple.

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  • The characteristics of each Pokmon are incorporated into the temple end, and the silhouette and logo of the Pokmon are placed inside of the temple.
  • The Kanto Region Model is designed with a motif of Pokmon from the Kanto region.
  • Inside the frame, there is a Pokmon logo, a PokBall, and three beloved Pokmon, including Pikachu, Eevee, and Mew.
  • 2020 Pokmon.

GungHo Online Entertainment Hosts TEPPEN WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP 2020 Finals

Monday, December 21, 2020 - 2:13pm

GungHo Online Entertainment (GOE) will be hosting the TEPPEN WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP 2020 (WC2020) finals, where the 32 best TEPPEN players from around the world will duke it out for the title of World Champion.

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  • GungHo Online Entertainment (GOE) will be hosting the TEPPEN WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP 2020 (WC2020) finals, where the 32 best TEPPEN players from around the world will duke it out for the title of World Champion.
  • Prizes include:
    The Online Region CUP (ORC) was held in October to determine the top 3 players in ORC from each region (Japan, America, Europe, and Asia Pacific).
  • Street Fighter is a trademark of Capcom U.S.A., Inc.
    GungHo Online Entertainment America, Inc. (GOEA) is a multiplatform publisher dedicated to delivering the best titles, content, and support for the online gaming community.
  • Established in 2012 and led by former Square Enix U.S.A. and XSEED Games executive Jun Iwasaki, GOEA is the US division of GungHo Online Entertainment (GOE), an established Japanese publisher.

Xiaobai Maimai Reports Unaudited Financial Results for First Half of Fiscal Year 2021

Monday, December 21, 2020 - 12:38pm

BEIJING, Dec. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Xiaobai Maimai Inc. (NASDAQ: HX), formerly known as Hexindai Inc. ("Xiaobai Maimai", the "Company", or "we"), a social e-commerce platform in China, today announced its unaudited condensed financial results for the six months ended September30, 2020.

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  • BEIJING, Dec. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Xiaobai Maimai Inc. (NASDAQ: HX), formerly known as Hexindai Inc. ("Xiaobai Maimai", the "Company", or "we"), a social e-commerce platform in China, today announced its unaudited condensed financial results for the six months ended September30, 2020.
  • Total net revenues in the first half of fiscal year 2021 wasapproximately US$1.4 million, representing a decrease of 73.7% from approximately US$5.2 million in the same period of fiscal year 2020.
  • Revenue from online marketplace services was approximately US$0.3 million, compared with nil in the same period of last fiscal year.
  • Xiaobai Maimai Inc. (NASDAQ: HX), formerly known as Hexindai Inc., ("Xiaobai Maimai" or the "Company"), is a social e-commerce platform based in Beijing, China.

BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc. and the NBA Announce Partnership Celebrating PAC-MAN’s 40th Anniversary

Friday, December 18, 2020 - 2:00pm

Leading interactive entertainment company BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc., creator of PAC-MAN, today announced an innovative new partnership with the National Basketball Association (NBA) to collaborate on a myriad of NBA-themed video game integrations and various co-branded PAC-MAN and NBA licensed products in celebration of PAC-MANs 40th anniversary.

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  • Leading interactive entertainment company BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc., creator of PAC-MAN, today announced an innovative new partnership with the National Basketball Association (NBA) to collaborate on a myriad of NBA-themed video game integrations and various co-branded PAC-MAN and NBA licensed products in celebration of PAC-MANs 40th anniversary.
  • Everyone at BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment is extremely proud and excited to bring PAC-MAN together in partnership with the NBA, said Yutaka Fuse, Head of Licensing and Branding at BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc.
  • Assets for this announcement can be found in the PAC-MANs 40th Anniversary folder on the BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc. press room site at: http://www.bneapressroom.com
    About BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc.
    BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc., part of BANDAI NAMCO Holdings Inc., is a leading global publisher and developer of interactive entertainment for all major video game consoles, iOS, Android, and online platforms.
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