Riptide Games, Inc. and Projkt Nine, Inc. today announced a merger which will take effect over the next few weeks. Riptide Games, Inc. based in Denver, CO and Projkt Nine, Inc. based in Ottawa, Ontario have joined forces to better focus on the development of highly entertaining freemium next-gen mobile games. The merger comes after over a year of collaboration on projects. The combined entities will operate under the Riptide Games label.
Tumult Inc. today announced the release of its new HTML5 animation builder for Mac OS X, Hype. Animations and interactive content made with Hype work on desktops, smartphones and iPads. No coding required. Central to Hype is an intuitive keyframe-based animation system. It leverages an easy-to-use recording system to create effective motions and transitions. Hype is available from the Mac App Store for an introductory price of $29.99(USD).
California based Nisus Software today announces Nisus Writer Pro 2, their critically acclaimed word processor for Mac OS X. The new features in Nisus Writer Pro 2 include track changes, a suite of drawing tools, watermarks, paragraph-level borders and shading, EPUB export, a customizable special characters menu and palette, as well as saved PDF files create clickable links for cross-references, page numbers in generated TOCs/Indexes, hyperlinks and more.
New York based Ambrosia Software, Inc. today announced the release of Mondo Solitaire 1.0. Mondo Solitaire is solitaire done right, with 300 game variants, slick graphics, and a user interface that’s been designed especially with the Mac in mind. Mondo Solitaire’s beautiful, crisp graphics let you easily identify your cards and assess your current move, and it plays as beautiful as it looks. Mondo Solitaire has literally hundreds of solitaire games.
Disoriented! is a new iPhone game with such unique gameplay style that has yet to be seen on the iTunes store. This means that it takes a little to get used to the controls. Vortex Games, Inc has come through for all of their fans, and potential players, and created a video for all those having trouble with some of the harder levels. Check out the video for the secret to playing Disoriented! with sharpshooter precision.
Continuous Integration, Inc. announces updates to Stock Wars, Monte-Lingual 1 to 10, and Monte-Lingual 1 to 10 Lite, three of their products on the iTunes App Store. This is unprecedented for the company since it marks the first time they have simultaneously provided updates to multiple products. Staying true to name of the company, Continuous Integration, Inc. is committed to providing new features for their apps and this is a step forward in fulfilling that commitment.
California based MediaLAB, Inc. today announces that it has completed the acquisition of the travel website, “Going to California”, a popular website that focuses on leisure travel throughout the state of California. The acquisition of Going to California adds a second, high-traffic website to the company’s expanding online presence which includes web and mobile. Going to California offers discount ticket prices on attractions, dinner cruises, harbor excursions, adventure tours and more.
Big Blue Bubble Inc. today announces Burn the Rope 1.0, their new strategy game for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. Burn the Rope involves a mix of strategic planning, thinking ahead, coordination and the ability to stay in deep focus. The game features 80 devilishly tricky levels where users have to feed the fire and burn as much rope as they can in each level to progress. The challenge is that fire only burns upwards, leaving players to tilt and turn their iPhones to keep the flame alive.