Retrogaming

Piepacker, The New Social Gaming Platform with Video Chat, Announces Publisher Partners

Thursday, April 8, 2021 - 2:00pm

Piepacker is a free and legal platform which provides instant access to officially licensed retro video games from a web browser, without any download.

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  • Piepacker is a free and legal platform which provides instant access to officially licensed retro video games from a web browser, without any download.
  • Piepacker aims to be the platform to welcome indie creations along with the nostalgia of retro games.
  • We see their platform as pure innovation and a new gaming experience fueled by a genuine passion for gaming.
  • An idea that allows everyone to (re) discover the pleasure of retro gaming through new experiences, via an instantly accessible platform.

New Social Gaming Platform with online multiplayer and video chat, Piepacker, Launching on Kickstarter

Friday, March 19, 2021 - 5:35pm

SAN FRANCISCO, March 19, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Piepacker , the new free social gaming platform that allows users to play officially licensed retro games with friends online, will launch on Kickstarter on April 6th.

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  • SAN FRANCISCO, March 19, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Piepacker , the new free social gaming platform that allows users to play officially licensed retro games with friends online, will launch on Kickstarter on April 6th.
  • At the crossroads of online multiplayer gaming and video chatting, Piepacker is a free and legal platform which provides instant access to officially licensed retro video games from a web browser, without any download.
  • Through its Kickstarter campaign, Piepacker is offering early access to its platform along with an exclusive piece of technology developed for nostalgic retro gaming: the PieReader.
  • This innovation is at the forefront of transgenerational pop-culture; mixing gaming, video chat, 3D filters and masks in augmented reality.

iiRcade Adds Critically-Acclaimed Action Platformer, 'Dead Cells', to Growing Game Library

Tuesday, October 27, 2020 - 9:00pm

The Metroidvania modern game allows game players to explore a sprawling, ever-changing castle, unlock new gear and gain access to unreachable areas in a fight to the death.

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  • The Metroidvania modern game allows game players to explore a sprawling, ever-changing castle, unlock new gear and gain access to unreachable areas in a fight to the death.
  • "Fans of Metroidvania games will love playing Dead Cells on iiRcade as an arcade game, which is an amazing experience."
  • Dead Cells will be added to iiRcade's growing library of 200+ licensed modern and retro games, both online and offline.
  • iiRcade solves all these problems and provides the ultimate arcade solution that enables anyone to own the entire arcade at home.

Liquid Media Commercializes Four Retro Games, Inks New Publishing Deal With Throwback Entertainment

Monday, October 26, 2020 - 12:00pm

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Oct. 26, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Liquid Media Group Ltd. (the Company, Liquid Media or Liquid) (Nasdaq: YVR) has completed emulation of four retro video games, completing the commercialization process and advancing the monetization phase.

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  • VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Oct. 26, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Liquid Media Group Ltd. (the Company, Liquid Media or Liquid) (Nasdaq: YVR) has completed emulation of four retro video games, completing the commercialization process and advancing the monetization phase.
  • To make these titles rapidly available for gamers around the globe, Liquid has joined forces with Throwback Entertainment Inc. (Throwback) as publisher, expanding the existing relationship between the two companies.
  • Demand for retro gaming continues to grow worldwide, said Daniel Cruz, Chief Financial Officer of Liquid.
  • Liquid Media Group Ltd. (Nasdaq: YVR) is an entertainment company with a strong portfolio of content intellectual property (IP) spanning creative industries.

Liquid Partners With Polycade to Release Retro Gaming Titles

Wednesday, September 30, 2020 - 1:00pm

Some of the best gaming titles were created decades ago and fervently played in the arcades of days past.

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  • Some of the best gaming titles were created decades ago and fervently played in the arcades of days past.
  • Under the agreement, all of Liquids retro gaming titles will be made available for the Polycade Game Store launching this fall.
  • Liquids retro games will also be available via Polycade commercial models , which can be installed in virtually any business and come preloaded with classic titles.
  • With that comes a high demand for retro gaming content, which Liquid is excited to be providing through our partnership with Polycade.

Technōs Japan Games are Coming to iiRcade, Including Three Popular Wrestling Titles

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 10:00pm

"We've had many requests for Techns Japan's games, especially their Wrestling games, and we're thrilled to bring their classic 80s and 90s games to our platform," said Jong Shin, founder & CEO of iiRcade.

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  • "We've had many requests for Techns Japan's games, especially their Wrestling games, and we're thrilled to bring their classic 80s and 90s games to our platform," said Jong Shin, founder & CEO of iiRcade.
  • "We're adding three Wrestling games along with 14 awesome games that our iiRcade community will love."
  • The new home arcade system features a growing library of 200+ licensed modern and retro games, both online and offline.
  • iiRcade enables playing nostalgic retro arcade games as well as breath-taking modern games transformed into arcade games, and both online and offline multiplayer gaming, on a premium arcade cabinet.