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Free-to-play game developer Kixeye has announced a release date for its upcoming multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA) title, Tome: Immortal Arena. The game will launch on Steam on November 21, alongside the debut of a new 5v5 map called “Sanctuary.” The game is said to advance the overall MOBA genre, with a focus on action and combat instead of grinding.
Just in time for Halloween, Aeria Games’ F.E.A.R. Online has been updated with spooky new content, including a Blood Lust game mode that allows players to transform into monsters with special abilities. In addition, special Halloween-themed items have been added to the game, and players will face off against special enemies during this event.
Disruptor Beam has announced the launch of the first expansion for its Game of Thrones Ascent on Facebook and mobile platforms. The expansion is called “The Long Night,” and it sees players traveling beyond The Wall, facing both the Wildlings and the White Walkers in this new area. The expansion offers upgrades to the game’s Alliances system, along with new quests to complete and items to collect.
Atari has announced its partnership with Vegas World creator FlowPlay to launch Atari Jackpots on browser. The free-to-play casino title allows players to create an avatar that represents them in a virtual casino, which contains slot machines based on classic Atari brands, including Asteroids, Breakout, Centipede, Lunar Lander, Missile Command, Tempest, Gravitar and Crystal Castles. Outside of slots, players can try to win virtual currency in Bingo, Video Poker, Solitaire and Blackjack modes.
Two years after the launch of their Rail Nation, Travian Games and Bright Future have announced their second transport strategy title, Truck Nation, which is in development for release in Spring 2015. The game will revolve around building a successful trucking company, completing shipping orders and gaining control of as many routes around the game world as possible.
Gala Stories company NSi4 has announced the development of its upcoming Facebook title Fashion Stories Boutique. Aimed at female gamers, the game takes players to a magical kingdom, where they’ll help a fairy princess turn her kingdom into a “fashion adventure.” To do so, players will transform a shabby room into a beautiful boutique, collecting design cards and dressing models with the best in fashion and accessories.
While there are a few casual poker titles available to play for free on Facebook, Socialinus’ Texas Holdem Poker Champions looks to offer something others don’t: large multi-table tournaments (MTTs), like those players would see while watching professional poker coverage on television (think the World Series of Poker). Poker Champions offers additional game modes as well, for users to play 24/7.
Sweet Smash Story company Renatus Media has announced the release of its newest game on Facebook: Bubble Milk Hero. While storylines in match-three or bubble-shooting games aren’t typically the main attraction, the story here is a doozy. The game follows Supercat and his hamster sidekicks on a quest to save Earth from the alien invaders who landed in a small country house. The kicker? Only milk from space cows can help Supercat fulfill his destiny.
Spacetime Studios is celebrating the success of its MMORPG Arcane Legends with the release of an infographic, detailing the game’s highlights over the past two years. In addition, the company has announced the launch of the game on the Amazon Appstore, with this new version joining releases on iOS, Google Play and the Chrome Web Store for PC and Mac.
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