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Grand Theft Auto V Shatters Entertainment Industry Sales Records
2013-09-22 07:50:58

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports – Your Universe Online The fifth entry in the popular Grand Theft Auto video games series has become the fastest-selling entertainment product of all time, earning a reported $1 billion in sales just three days following its release. According to Reuters reporter Malathi Nayak, Grand Theft Auto V “racked up $800 million in first-day sales alone.” Take-Two Interactive, the game’s creator, called that a launch-day record for the lucrative gaming...

2013-09-17 23:23:34

A music video for the song is available on the Ubisoft YouTube page today. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) September 17, 2013 Video game publisher Ubisoft® and Silicon Beach creative agency New Science Agency have announced a legendary music collaboration for the release of the game ‘Rayman Legends’. “Picture Perfect Phantasy” was written and performed by Incubus’ founding members Dirk Lance and Jose Pasillas II, along with former Pharcyde MC Slimkid3 and Jurassic 5’s DJ Nu-Mark...

2013-09-16 23:04:28

A New Jersey-based pest control company has reduced the price for one of its most needed services. Tinton Falls, NJ (PRWEB) September 16, 2013 Officials with Alliance Commercial Pest Control announced today that it has unveiled a special offer for the month of September. “All new customers will receive 15 percent off any rodent abatement service,” R. Brett Madden, Esq., spokesman for Alliance Commercial Pest Control. Madden noted that the company performed numerous rodent abatements...

2013-09-13 23:19:56

Cape Coral-Play N Trade scores the champion in the International COD: Black Ops II Tournament. San Clemente, CA (PRWEB) September 13, 2013 Play N Trade is excited to announce Tyler Brown from Tampa, Florida as the International Call of Duty: Black Ops II tournament champion. Brown, who is 20 years old, has been playing Call of Duty: Black Ops II since its release in 2012. He has played the entire series from Modern Warfare to Black Ops I. He has named Black Ops II his favorite in the...

2013-09-12 12:26:32

The World's Leading Maker of Arcade Quality Pinball Set to Launch Star Trek Pinball Machine MELROSE PARK, Ill., Sept. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Stern Pinball, Inc., the world's leading maker of real pinball games and the American Amusement Machine Association ("AAMA") Manufacturer of the Year, proudly announced today the availability of Star Trek pinball. Inspired by Star Trek and Star Trek Into Darkness films, the newest Stern machine puts players in Captain James Kirk's chair of...

2013-09-11 08:25:49

AMARILLO, Texas, Sept. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Hastings Entertainment, Inc. (NASDAQ: HAST), a leading multimedia entertainment superstore retailer, has announced its plans to host a midnight release party for the highly anticipated, third-person, action game Grand Theft Auto V. Fans are encouraged to visit their local Hastings for a midnight release party on Monday, September 16th, 2013. Festivities for the night will begin at 9:00 p.m. local time and will end with the release of...

2013-09-10 23:28:32

Kidsfit's Varsity One cardiovascular equipment is specifically designed for teenagers and young adults and is the perfect fitness equipment for high schools, university workout rooms, health clubs, physical therapy clinics and personal training centers. The Varsity One Full Body Strider takes the low body strider exercise motion a step further by providing an upper body ergometer. Elberton, GA (PRWEB) September 10, 2013 Rehabmart.com, an online e-commerce company that sells...

2013-09-10 23:23:49

Ubisoft bringing a new Rayman adventure to smartphones and tablets this fall San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) September 10, 2013 Today, at its Digital Days event, Ubisoft proudly announced that legendary platforming hero, Rayman, will be back this fall on smartphones and tablets in a brand new adventure, Rayman Fiesta Run. Following the success of Rayman Jungle Run, winner of the App Store’s BEST of 2012, Rayman Fiesta Run will introduce players to a new wacky Fiesta world. Gamers will lunge...

2013-08-20 20:21:48

LAS VEGAS, Aug. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) has awarded $2,381,796.04 on a Wheel of Fortune® Five Times Pay slot machine in the state of California on Friday evening, August 16(th) at the Black Oak Casino in Tuolumne, CA. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130130/LA50769LOGO) IGT's newest millionaire joins the over 1,500 other millionaires that have won on an IGT MegaJackpots® game. More than $1.4 billion dollars have been awarded on IGT...

2013-08-15 23:20:09

Master the art of telekinesis to solve puzzles and evade fire, lasers and other thrilling deathtraps in this new puzzle game. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) August 15, 2013 Vellum Interactive today announced the release of their newest mobile game: Telekinesis Kyle. Help Kyle figure out how to use his special talents to escape a sinister mountain fortress and uncover an evil secret. Telekinesis Kyle is a story-driven puzzle game, available to download for free on Google Play and the iTunes App...


Latest Electronic games Reference Libraries

TurboExpress
2013-08-10 07:24:17

The TurboExpress was a handheld video game console produced as a portable version of the TurboGrafx-16/PC. It was released in 1990 by NEC and known as PC Engine GT (Game Talk) in Japan. Considered to be the most advanced handheld upon release, it could play all of the TurboGrafx-16’s HuCard games. It only sold 1.5 million units and was plagued with problems. Frequent sound failure and screen pixel failure were mostly reported. Also, text was difficult to read and certain RPG games were...

Coleco Gemini
2013-04-28 10:06:48

The Coleco Gemini is similar to the Atari 2600 video game console. The Gemini was manufactured by Coleco as the second generation game console using ROM cartridges. In 1982 Coleco produced an expansion module for the ColecoVision that was compatible with the Atari 2600. Atari tried to sue Coleco for patent infringement but lost, allowing Coleco to manufacture the Coleco Gemini. The Gemini had an 8 way joystick, attached on the top, and a 270-degree paddle on the bottom of the same...

Sega Genesis
2013-04-27 09:05:01

The Sega Genesis is the fourth generation of game consoles developed by Sega. It was also known as the Sega Mega Drive released in Japan on October 29, 1988. It was released in other regions as the Sega Genesis. In the US, New York and Los Angeles were the first cities to get the console on on August 14, 1989 in. On September 15, 1989 it was released to the rest of North America. It was released in Europe as the Mega Drive on November 30, 1990. It was also released in Brazil in 1990 as the...

ColecoVision
2013-03-16 09:15:20

The ColecoVision is a home game console produced by Coleco Industries and released in August 1982. Nintendo’s Donkey Kong was licensed to Coleco to be the official game pack cartridge with all ColecoVision consoles. By the end of 1982, more than 500,000 units were sold. Outside the United States, the console was sold as CBS ColecoVision. By early 1983 over one million total units were sold; but by the beginning of 1984 sales dramatically declined. By the summer of 1985 Coleco withdrew...

Panasonic 3DO
2013-03-16 08:56:25

The Panasonic 3DO is a video game console produced by Panasonic and was released in North America On October 4, 1993, in Japan on March 20, 1994, and in Europe later in 1994. The 3DO games were manufactured by multiple developers who paid a royalty to 3DO for each game that was sold. This ultimately was the downfall of the 3DO, making it a very expensive product. The founder of 3DO, Trip Hawkins, stated that the 3DO was not a game console, but a high end audio video system and was priced...

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