Video gaming

Ubisoft Announces Watch Dogs®: Legion Will Be Available October 29, 2020

Sunday, July 12, 2020 - 8:45pm

Built with a next-gen concept, Watch Dogs: Legion introduces "Play as Anyone," a never-before-seen gameplay innovation created by Ubisoft Toronto**, the studio behind Watch Dogs: Legion.

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  • Built with a next-gen concept, Watch Dogs: Legion introduces "Play as Anyone," a never-before-seen gameplay innovation created by Ubisoft Toronto**, the studio behind Watch Dogs: Legion.
  • ***Watch Dogs: Legion leverages Smart Delivery allowing access to both the Xbox One title and Xbox Series X title when available.
  • Watch Dogs: Legion PlayStation 4 Digital and Blu-Ray games gives access to the corresponding Watch Dogs: Legion PlayStation 5 Digital version at no additional cost, when available.
  • Watch Dogs, Ubisoft, and the Ubisoft logo are registered or unregistered trademarks of Ubisoft Entertainment in the US and/or other countries.

Paradise Has a Price in Far Cry® 6

Sunday, July 12, 2020 - 8:45pm

Developed by Ubisoft Toronto**, Far Cry 6 plunges players into the heart of a modern-day guerrilla revolution set in Yara, a tropical paradise frozen in time.

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  • Developed by Ubisoft Toronto**, Far Cry 6 plunges players into the heart of a modern-day guerrilla revolution set in Yara, a tropical paradise frozen in time.
  • Yet paradise has a price, and enriching his country means subjugating those who dont adhere to his vision.
  • For more information on Far Cry 6, please visit: farcry.com
    For the latest news on Far Cry 6 and all of Ubisofts games, please visit: news.ubisoft.com
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  • Far Cry, Ubisoft and the Ubisoft logo are registered or unregistered trademarks of Ubisoft Entertainment in the US and/or other countries.

BIGO Live Kicks Off Game Streaming in The U.S as The Official Sponsor and Live Streaming Partner for Fortnite Box Fighting Championship

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 8:45am

Gamers that stream their Fortnite escapades on Bigo Live have a chance to win weekly prizes totaling $5,000.

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  • Gamers that stream their Fortnite escapades on Bigo Live have a chance to win weekly prizes totaling $5,000.
  • Well known Fortnite streamers are participating in the event including members of Kungarna, an esports organization led by The Fortnite Guy, the Internet's premiere Fortnite streamer.
  • BIGO Live users can watch the event by going into the app and locating the "tournament" icon in the new Games section.
  • To participate in the tournament, game streamers will need to sign up on Repeat.gg and download the BIGO Live app.

Glu Announces Date of Second Quarter 2020 Financial Results Release, Conference Call, and Webcast

Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 9:05pm

Glu Mobile (NASDAQ:GLUU) is a leading developer and publisher of mobile games.

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  • Glu Mobile (NASDAQ:GLUU) is a leading developer and publisher of mobile games.
  • Founded in 2001, Glu is headquartered in San Francisco with additional locations in Foster City, Toronto and Hyderabad.
  • For more information, visit www.glu.com or follow Glu on Twitter , Facebook and Instagram .
  • Covet Fashion, Deer Hunter, Design Home, Diner DASH, Tap Sports, Glu and Glu Mobile are trademarks of Glu Mobile Inc.
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EA to Release First Quarter Fiscal Year 2021 Results on July 30, 2020

Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 9:05pm

Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA) will release its financial results for the first fiscal quarter ended June 30, 2020 after the close of market on Thursday, July 30, 2020.

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  • Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA) will release its financial results for the first fiscal quarter ended June 30, 2020 after the close of market on Thursday, July 30, 2020.
  • In conjunction with this release, EA will host a conference call to review its financial results for the first fiscal quarter, discuss its outlook for the future and may disclose other material developments affecting its business and/or financial performance.
  • EAs financial results release will be available after the close of market on July 30, 2020 on EAs website at http://ir.ea.com .
  • In fiscal year 2020, EA posted GAAP net revenue of $5.5 billion.

Next10, Inc. Plans to Acquire Two Privately Held Boise, ID Transportation Freight Hauling-related Companies

Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 6:52pm

As part of this purchase, UHC would be acquiring approximately 80 newer model semi-tractors and approximately 85 newer model 53' refrigerated trailers.

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  • As part of this purchase, UHC would be acquiring approximately 80 newer model semi-tractors and approximately 85 newer model 53' refrigerated trailers.
  • The two companies being acquired had a combined gross revenue of more than $17,500,000.00 for 2019.
  • The existing management and the existing phenomenal Ultimate Teams for the two companies will remain on board.
  • Management of the companies being acquired are looking forward to a strategic partnership with UHC.

AVSC Publishes Guidance for Passenger-Initiated Emergency Features for Autonomous Vehicles

Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 2:00pm

These are the latest questions that the Automated Vehicle Safety Consortium (AVSC) tackled in their third published best practice titled, Passenger-Initiated Emergency Trip Interruption .

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  • These are the latest questions that the Automated Vehicle Safety Consortium (AVSC) tackled in their third published best practice titled, Passenger-Initiated Emergency Trip Interruption .
  • Passenger-initiated emergency features have not been addressed by the industry until now.
  • "The recommendations in this document will set the stage for consistency across passenger-initiated emergency features in ADS-DVs and help calibrate rider expectations," said Dr. Edward Straub, executive director of the AVSC.
  • A passenger-initiated emergency (PEC) call enables passengers to contact fleet operations for support when needed during a passenger perceived emergency.

Crash Bandicoot: On the Run!™ Set to Bring Marsupial Mischief & Mayhem to Mobile!

Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 2:00pm

Running faster, fearlessly and further than ever before, this brand-new mobile adventurebrings the best of the Crash Bandicoot franchise from the last 20 years with fan-favorite characters, bosses, moves, mischief and mayhem.

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  • Running faster, fearlessly and further than ever before, this brand-new mobile adventurebrings the best of the Crash Bandicoot franchise from the last 20 years with fan-favorite characters, bosses, moves, mischief and mayhem.
  • The free-to-play game is now available for pre-registration on the Google Play store or on the website www.CrashOnTheRun.com .
  • "We're really excited to bring this well-known and much-loved franchise back to mobile," said Stephen Jarrett, VP of Game Design at King, andCreative LeadonCrash Bandicoot: On the Run!.
  • Video game fans will immediately recognize regions from previous Crash Bandicoot games, such as Temple Ruins, Turtle Woods, Bear It and more.

Crash Bandicoot: On the Run!™ Set to Bring Marsupial Mischief & Mayhem to Mobile!

Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 2:00pm

Running faster, fearlessly and further than ever before, this brand-new mobile adventurebrings the best of the Crash Bandicoot franchise from the last 20 years with fan-favorite characters, bosses, moves, mischief and mayhem.

Key Points: 
  • Running faster, fearlessly and further than ever before, this brand-new mobile adventurebrings the best of the Crash Bandicoot franchise from the last 20 years with fan-favorite characters, bosses, moves, mischief and mayhem.
  • The free-to-play game is now available for pre-registration on the Google Play store or on the website www.CrashOnTheRun.com .
  • "We're really excited to bring this well-known and much-loved franchise back to mobile," said Stephen Jarrett, VP of Game Design at King, andCreative LeadonCrash Bandicoot: On the Run!.
  • Video game fans will immediately recognize regions from previous Crash Bandicoot games, such as Temple Ruins, Turtle Woods, Bear It and more.

Nintendo Download: From a Dark Past to a Bright Future

Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 2:00pm

(Photo: Business Wire)

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  • (Photo: Business Wire)
    CrossCode Meet Lea as she logs into an MMO of the distant future.
  • A story about the future of gaming from an unexpected angle, this retro-inspired 2D action-RPG might outright surprise you.
  • Bloodstained: Curse of the Moon 2 Bloodstained: Curse of the Moon 2 brings classic 2D action and a dark, 8-bit aesthetic together with modern playability.
  • Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch, Nintendo 3DS and Wii U
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