Tag: Video Games

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 17, 2017
In celebration of the 10th anniversary, Funko is excited to introduce characters from Valve’s Team Fortress 2 and Portal to the Funko family! Pop! Games: Team Fortress 2 The classic multiplayer first-person shooter Team Fortress 2 now has some of your favorite classes and characters receiving the Pop! vinyl treatment! This series includes-on the defensive side, the firepower obsessed Heavy….

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 19, 2017
May 18, 2017 – BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc., the creator and publisher of the ubiquitous PAC-MAN, is bringing back the nostalgic, iconic art of PAC-MAN in the form of a new Style Guide called “PAC-MAN Retro”. BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment worked with a team of in-house designers to expertly create the new style guide, which is…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 28, 2017
The Behind-the-Scenes Retrospective of Capcom’s Legendary Game Franchise Joins Dynamite’s Video Game Icons Series, Following Bestselling Art of Atari April 26, 2017, Mt. Laurel, NJ: Hot on the heels of its bestselling video game retrospective Art of Atari, Dynamite Entertainment announces the next volume in its Video Game Icons series, Undisputed Street Fighter™: The Art and Innovation…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 13, 2017
In-Depth Details on the Series Coming to PAX East in Boston; Sneak Peek Crowd Play Premiere Event at SXSW SAN RAFAEL, Calif., Mar. 9, 2017 – Award-winning developer and publisher of digital entertainment, Telltale Games, along with Marvel Entertainment, today shared the world-first screenshots and cast details for Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy: The Telltale Series, set to premiere digitally this…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 3, 2017
The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild and 1-2-Switch Start a Steady Drumbeat of Great Games in 2017 REDMOND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today’s launch of the Nintendo Switch video game system means that console-quality gaming is no longer tethered exclusively to the living room TV. Nintendo Switch lets people play their favorite games anytime, anywhere and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 23, 2017
Publisher Announces an All-New Collection of Frameable Artwork, the Follow-Up to the Essential Art of Atari Hardcover Compendium! February 13, 2017, Mt. Laurel, NJ: Last year’s release of Dynamite Entertainment’s Art of Atari® was indisputably one of the most talked-about releases of the year, collecting production and concept artwork, photos, and marketing materials from the video game pioneer….

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 23, 2017
Palo Alto, USA – Utomik, the “unlimited play” monthly subscription gaming service, is expanding its offering with the launch of a new Family Plan, which includes several popular Star Wars™ games. The new Family Plan costs $9.99 a month during Utomik’s Open Beta and offers unlimited play for up to four users per household. Under…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 23, 2017
Pop! Games: Overwatch® Cheers, love! The new Overwatch® Pop!s are here! This all-star lineup of heroes includes frost-flinging Mei, outlaw cowboy McCree, light-bending Symmetra, and supersonic DJ Lúcio! Protect your teammates with the super-sized 6” Pop!s D.Va and Reinhardt! D.Va stands 1.75” tall and fits inside her MEKA! Look for awesome exclusives available at certain…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 14, 2017
Industry sees rapid increase in revenue, job growth    February 14, 2017 – Washington, D.C. – The U.S. video game industry employs more than 220,000 individuals according to new data released today by the Entertainment Software Association (ESA). Video Games in the 21st Century: The 2017 Report states that the U.S. video game industry is…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 19, 2017
Experience the Newest Games and More June 10-12, Live from Hollywood   REDWOOD CITY, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:EA) today announced that EA PLAY 2017 will be held from June 10-12 at the Hollywood Palladium, and live to the world on EA.com. EA PLAY is designed to connect audiences around the world, and bring them…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 1, 2016
KYOTO, Japan & ORLANDO, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Imagine the fun of stepping into a larger-than-life Nintendo adventure. Gigantic Piranha Plants spring to life. Question blocks, power-ups and more surround you. And Mario and all his friends are there to pull you into a brand-new world. You will enter an entire realm filled with iconic Nintendo excitement, gameplay,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 5, 2016
  Paris & London, July 5th – SEGA Europe, a subsidiary of SEGA Games, have today announced the acquisition of the award-winning French game development outfit, Amplitude Studios. The acclaimed developer of the outstanding Endless Series, a 4X strategy franchise including Endless Legend, Endless Space and Dungeon of the Endless, becomes the latest studio to…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 4, 2016
Pre-order the Limited Edition Collector’s Box Exclusively at GameStop   GRAPEVINE, TX – July 1, 2016 – Riot Games and Funko team up to bring the League of Legends POP! Vinyl figure collection to GameStop stores this summer, including the GameStop exclusive League of Legends Collector’s Box. Beginning today at 12:00 p.m. Pacific time, League…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 25, 2016
The Hotly Anticipated Hardcover Compendium to One of History’s Most Iconic Brands Arrives in a Deluxe Slipcase Edition with Retro Design Elements, 100 Games to Download, and More! June 21, 2016, Mt. Laurel, NJ: As the buzz around Dynamite Entertainment’s upcoming release of ART OF ATARI® continues to grow, the publisher announces the highly limited Deluxe Edition of…

 

by Cesar Zamora
May 27, 2016
Disney Infinity is no more. A couple of weeks ago Disney announced they have cancelled production on the game, closing the studio in charge of making it (Avalanche), and writing off their losses on the project. I’m a little behind on reporting on this so if you’re interested in the gory details you can read…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 13, 2016
Mystery Mini: Best of Bethesda The latest Mystery Minis set from Funko celebrates the rich history of Bethesda’s most beloved games! Each box contains the potential for a cherished main character, companion, or villain from Fallout®, DOOM®, The Elder Scrolls®, Dishonored® and more! Who will you find in your box? Coming in July! Pocket Pop!…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 22, 2016
All Your Favorite Mega Drive Games in One Place!   SEGA Europe Ltd. is celebrating the launch of the all new SEGA Mega Drive Classics Hub on Steam with a 66% off sale on all SEGA Mega Drive currently available on the platform. Anyone who purchases or already owns at least one SEGA Mega Drive…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 18, 2016
⦁    SEGA extends its digital distribution of PC games through Utomik ⦁    Alpha Protocol™, EMPIRE: Total War™ & Total War: SHOGUN II, Sonic the Hedgehog™ 4 Episodes I & II soon playable on Utomik LONDON + PALO ALTO, USA – SEGA® Europe Ltd., a world leader in interactive entertainment, and Utomik, the instant play “unlimited…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 25, 2016
  Pocket Pop! Keychain: Fallout® Vault Boy is coming as a Pocket Pop! Keychain! Don’t forget to add the Power Armor Pocket Pop! Keychain to your keyring for the ultimate back-up! Coming in April!   Pocket Pop! Keychain: Skyrim® Fus ro dah! The Dragonborn is coming as a Pocket Pop! Keychain! Dovahkiin, the prophesized hero…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 9, 2016
Dorbz: Daredevil Keep Hell’s Kitchen safe with Daredevil Dorbz! Avocado — we mean, attorney-at-law, Matt Murdock goes after the shifty Wilson Fisk! Meanwhile, a heroic Masked Vigilante is cleaning up the city on his own terms! Collect all four!   Coming in April!   Dorbz: Adventure Time Mathematical! Adventure Time Dorbz are coming soon! Follow Finn…

 

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