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Lovers of strategy games get a treat from G5 this week.

9 Feb

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Lovers of strategy games get a treat from G5 this week as:
–       Players of Virtual City Playground get a huge update that will take their city building adventures to new heights.
–       And Valentines Day giveaway and contests give gamers a chance to win some cash.

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Creating an interesting, accessible and complex city simulation is no small feat. Virtual City Playground is a FREE game city building simulator beloved by millions. The new update adds new fresh quests and Valentines Day-related content to the game. As always the update is FREE. Now you can add themed city decorations and new buildings, play 4 new quests and share them with your sweetheart on FB. And, finally, of the big V day, throw a party on Plaza and share your screenshots on Facebook.

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Virtual City Playground for the various platforms:

iPhone version: http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/virtual-city-playground/id447763775?mt=8

iPad version: http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/virtual-city-playground-hd/id447763975?mt=8

Android version:
http://www.g5e.com/games/virtual_city_playground_android ,

Mac version:
http://www.g5e.com/games/virtual_city_playground_mac

Finally, to show appreciation of G5 Facebook fans, G5 has prepared a special valentine giveaway and contest for St. Valentine’s Day:

Great OnLine LETRIS 2 tournament this Saturday

3 Feb

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The developer of Letris 2 has informed me that there is a 60 minutes onLine tournament coming this weekend.

It’s free to take part in the tournament. You just need update the version of Letris 2 and touch the “Tournament” button.

The purpose is  to engage as many people as possible to join to us and enjoy the first virtual Letris tournament on next saturday. The game has an average of more than 200,000 players per day so we hope to concentrate enough players in that single hour to have fun.
The winner who certainly will go on to the game history. Will be announced on Facebook and Twitter and receive $ 40 iTunes card.

How does it work?

1- Press the “Tournament” button in the game to see when the next tournament will be held.

2- At the time and date indicated be prepared to enjoy an intense 60 minute online tournament and press the “Tournament” button so that the system can randomly search for your first adversary. This is how your first qualifying level will begin!

3- If you manage to win your match you will move on to the next round, you will be given a password which you can tweet to demonstrate your achievement and you can carry on playing, but this time, facing only players who are on the same round as you.

4- If you loose a match: No problem! You stay on your round and you can keep playing matches within the same round as many times as you like until the 60 minutes of the tournament are up.

And the winner is…

When the 60 minutes are over, the competition will be finalised and the winner will be the first person to tweet the password from the highest round.

For each tournament we have prepared a small prize for the winner, although, as losers say: It’s not the winning that’s important; it’s the taking part that counts.

The developer will be publishing information about the prizes for each tournament on our Facebook page for those who are curious. https://www.facebook.com/LetrisFans

More information:
http://www.ivanovichgames.com/Letris_Tournament/Tournament.html
To download the game (iPhone & iPhone free download):
http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/letris-2-word-puzzle-game/id478540241?mt=8

Nicolas Games proudly announces the Afterfall: InSanity Contest.

8 Nov

Nicolas Games has a new surprise prepared for its Afterfall: InSanity fans.  A new contest is providing an opportunity for you to win limited edition Afterfall gadgets, along with a Limited Edition of the InSanity game!

How can you participate?  Simply click “Like” on Afterfall: InSanity’s Facebook page and submit a photo that reminds you of a post-apocalyptic setting. Nicolas Games states that a trip to Chernobyl isn’t necessary here – just a good look around at abandoned and dilapidated houses and factory buildings.

“There are many abandoned or destroyed places that perfectly reflect the atmosphere of post-apocalyptic. Many of them have already been discovered, others are still waiting for perpetuation. Photography also gives an opportunity to show the reality in a completely different way. We hope that through this contest you will get a little different look to your city and its surroundings,” says Patrick Hamerlak, Marketing Director of Nicolas Games.

The first part of the contest runs through November 25th, giving you plenty of time to submit your photos. From then until December 5th, Afterfall: InSanity Facebook fans can vote for for best photo. Winners will be announced on December 6th.

Afterfall: InSanity Facebook page: http://www.facebook.com/Afterfall

Official rules: http://apps.facebook.com/contestshq/contests/165651/rules

Hidden InSanity of the shelter (Afterfall: InSanity)

Take a glimpse inside of the claustrophobic depths of the underground and see what will lead to the growing madness of the shelter’s inhabitants.

Windows PC version of Afterfall: InSanity will be available world wide in November 2011. The game will be ported to other platforms soon after. For more information see http://www.afterfall-universe.com

EDGE’s contest from the guys at Mobigame and Two Tribes

9 Aug

The friendly guys at Mobigame just announced that they are having a video contest. Those people who submit their video entries like the ones above will get to win great prizes like the full set of games from Mobigame and Two Tribes (including the upcoming  PC/Mac version of EDGE) and their names mentioned in EDGE.

Here are some screenshots of the actual game EDGE:

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The official contest link is http://twotribes.com/message/edge-contest

Get your video juices moving and submit a video now!

G5 Entertainment gives away Mushroom Age for iPhone and iPad to spread some love for Valentines Day!

14 Feb

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G5 is getting into the Valentine’s Day spirit and spreading it’s cheer with a game giveaway.

G5 Entertainment announced today that Mushroom Age (both iPhone/iPad versions) will be free for a single day on February 14th, in celebration of Valentine’s Day!

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Send a present to everyone you love – give the gift of Mushroom Age on February 14! Travel through time to help Vera find her fiancé in this romantic hidden object adventure.

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Meet pre-historic characters like a dinosaur and a caveman. Talk with historic personages like Socrates and Nostradamus. Learn about robots and bad guys from the future. Mark your calendar and tell your friends!

Check out iPhone version of Mushroom Age Free for iPhone!

Check out Mushroom Age HD Free for iPad!

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G5 is also currently running a contest on Facebook: a Valentine’s Day Card Contest. It’s simple: create a Valentine’s day cards using beautiful artwork and screenshots from the game,

post your cards on our wall and add a link to the contest! http://www.facebook.com/notes/g5-entertainment-games/valentines-day-cards-contest/179651932069897.

The three winners will be selected by G5 Entertainment team on February 17, they will each receive a $10 iTunes Cards

Happy Valentine’s Day! All you need is Love! (or Puzzles?)

Black Friday sale and iPad giveaway by Readdle

24 Nov

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Landing page for this event: http://readdle.com/blackfriday  is now live!

Readdle is giving away 3 iPads.

To win one of those, people have to own any Readdle app, follow @Readdle on Twitter and tweet this:

Readde Apps #BlackFriday Sale. Follow @readdle, RT to win an #iPad: http://readdle.com/blackfriday

 

Apps going for Sale:

iPhone (all iPhone apps for $0.99)

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1) ReaddleDocs ($4.99 -> $0.99) [Productivity, file management]

http://itunes.apple.com/app/readdledocs-documents-attachments/id285053111?mt=8

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2) Scanner Pro ($6.99-> $0.99) [Business, pocket scanner]

http://itunes.apple.com/app/scanner-pro-scan-multipage/id333710667?mt=8

3) OneDisk ($4.99-> $0.99) [Productivity, cloud storage]

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http://itunes.apple.com/app/onedisk-webdav-client/id294152930?mt=8

4) Flash Drive ($4.99 -> $0.99) [Productivity, file carrier]

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http://itunes.apple.com/app/flash-drive-view-save-drag/id300366636?mt=8

5) PDF Expert ($4.99 -> $0.99) [Business, PDF reader]

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http://itunes.apple.com/app/pdf-expert-professional-pdf/id323133888?mt=8

6) Take a Note ($4.99 -> $0.99) [Productivity, note taking tool]

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http://itunes.apple.com/app/take-a-note/id300241529?mt=8

7) BookReader ($4.99->$0.99) [Books, bookreader]

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http://itunes.apple.com/app/bookreader/id332555536?mt=8

iPad (all iPad apps for $1.99)

1) PDF Expert for iPad ($4.99 ->$1.99) [Productivity, advanced PDF annotating]

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http://itunes.apple.com/app/pdf-expert-for-ipad-annotate/id393316844?mt=8

2) ReaddleDocs for iPad ($4.99 -> $1.99) [Business, file management]

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http://itunes.apple.com/app/readdledocs-for-ipad-pdf-viewer/id364901807?mt=8

3) Calendars ($6.99 -> $1.99) [Productivity, google calendar client]

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http://itunes.apple.com/app/calendars-google-calendar/id371434886?mt=8

4) Printer Pro ($6.99 -> $1.99) [Productivity, wireless printing]

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http://itunes.apple.com/app/printer-pro/id393313223?mt=8

5) PDF HD goes free (was $2.99) [Productivity, simple PDF viewer]

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http://itunes.apple.com/app/pdf-hd-fast-pdf-reader-highlight/id377199538?mt=8

Com2uS looks to the Crowd in search of an icon for its upcoming music game, Touch The Beat!!

22 Nov

Pimp up Touch The Beat, music game from Com2uS with an icon created by YOU!

Com2uS, the makers of Slice It! and Homerun Battle 3D is preparing to launch their next big title, Touch The Beat. Touch The Beat is a new type of rhythm action game where users can tap, drag, hold and multi touch the wide screen of the iOS devices listening to music.

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The best part of Touch The Beat is that users can create their own games using their own music from their iphones, ipod touches and ipads and share them with friends. The User Created Content along with the regular updates from the developer will make the game and music playing experience more diverse.

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To emphasize the User Creation philosophy of the game, Com2uS is holding numerous contests on its website and facebook.

As an example, Com2uS is looking for an icon that will present their music game at its best! The contest is open for all to take part in, with expectations for graphic designers from Crowdsource communities to take part and pimp up the game.

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There is also an event more suitable for bloggers and forum users. Here’s a link to one of the events that is giving away $600 value of prizes. http://bit.ly/TTBcreator

The game is expected to go live end of December.

Homerun Battle 3D comes with a major Halloween update and Spooky look

23 Oct

October 22, 2010, Com2uS USA Inc. has decided to do a Homerun Battle 3D Halloween update to spice up the game for the holiday season.

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What’s in the update?

  • Homerun Battle 3D surpasses 2Million downloads
  • Wear a Pumpkin helmet and gain double gold balls
  • A new Spooky Halloween uniform outfit
  • A Spooky Stadium makeover
  • Update on iPhone, iPod touch and iPad.

Just a few days away from Halloween week and the big event for big league baseball, Com2uS has launched a major Halloween update for Homerun Battle 3D.

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Homerun Battle 3D is a real-time online homerun derby game where you compete against millions of users worldwide. The simplicity of the game play, hitting the ball over the fence, added with a 3G or Wifi network competition has made the game a great global hit as it remains to be in top 50 games in US.

Celebrating the Halloween, Homerun Battle 3D is running a Pumpkinstein event for two weeks. When players win a matchup against other players, they receive a pumpkin helmet to wear, which doubles the amount of gold balls the player receive in the next matchup. Gold balls are in-game currency that can be used for upgrading your gears for better look and performance.

Also, a new Halloween uniform package has been added and will be on a 50% discount during the 2 week event, encouraging players to try out a new look and add performance to their character.

Become a fan at facebook.com2us.com/
Follow us on twitter.com2us.com/
Join us at global.com2us.com/

Com2us is also hosting a contest which has $15 iTunes card for lucky contestants when you share the gameplay video below to your friends and submitting the url to this link.

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Youtube Video:

Or just download and check out the game and its new features.

Download: http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/homerun-battle-3d/id313833267?mt=8

Experience Pig Shot on iPhone and iPod Touch and Win Prizes Worth Over $682

4 Oct

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Nexx Studio is doing a MEGA contest in event of Pig Shot’s launch and prizes worth over $682 are up for grab! Prizes for the contest includes x17 iTunes Gift Card $15 and the new line of iPod (iPod Shuffle, iPod Nano and iPod Touch).

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Contest #1 – Social bug
What to Win?
14x $15 iTunes Gift Card (one random winner daily)

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How to Participate
Step 1: Proceed to our Facebook fanpage “like” it.

Step 2: Follow @nexxstudio on Twitter.

Step 3: Retweet the following tweet through @nexxstudio

Pig Shot is now available on the #AppStore. Experience an EPIC Pig-Slinging Madness on your #iPhone – http://bit.ly/9BSj6j – #PigShot

Contest #2 – Play and Win [iTunes Gift Card & iPod]
What to Win?
Week 1 – iTunes Gift Card $25
Week 2 – iPod shuffle 2GB
Week 3 – iPod nano 8GB
Week 4 (Overall) – iPod touch 8GB

How to Participate
You will have to play Pig Shot and submit your scores to OpenFeint. The top scorer in the weekly high score chart (Week 1 – 3) will win the prizes listed above. Overall top scorer will be announced on Week 4. You just have to keep playing to win.

Rules
– Winners from Week 1 to Week 3 will not qualify subsequent week except for Week 4, even if they lead the highscore chart for 3 consecutive week. Eg: If you win something on Week 1, you will not qualify for Week 2 & 3 but your score will still qualify for Overall Contest.
– If the winner is disqualified or fail to respond 2 week after the initial contact, the next rank will then qualify for the prize.
– If all 3 placing are disqualified, the prizes will then be snowballed and be added to Week 4’s prize pool (sorted by highest value). Eg: If Week 3’s prize snowball, the #2 Overall Top Scorer will win the iPod Nano.
– All winners will be contacted via OpenFeint IM.

General Rules
– Open to legal US residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia who are 18 and older.
– All prizes will be shipped within 2 weeks after the winners are announced.
– All iPod type gifts will be laser engraved with Nexx Studio / Pig Shot branding.
– If a potential winner fails to response within the required time period, he/she will be disqualified and the prize will be snowballed for the week after.
– We reserve the right to change the terms and condition at given time.

You can download Pig Shot on iTunes for $0.99

Disclaimer: Apple is not a sponsor or involved in this contest in any manner.

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