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Real Estate Moguls Unite!
Posted on: 2017-04-17 22:14:59
The classic board game Monopoly is coming to Nintendo Switch this fall, and up to six players can vie for real-estate supremacy whether you’re in front of a TV or playing on-the-go in tabletop mode. Monopoly for Nintendo Switch also takes advantage of online play and HD Rumble, with the latter letting you feel the roll of the dice through the controller.
External Link: Ubisoft Offical Site
Oceanhorn releases for Android

Posted on: 2017-03-13 22:25:22
Oceanhorn is now available for Android devices! After already working on the PS4 and Xbox One releases of Oceanhorn, we also worked with FDG Entertainment and Cornfox & Bros to get the game out on Android platforms. We are currently working on Playstation Vita and Nintendo Switch versions also.
Rive coming to switch
Posted on: 2017-03-01 04:25:22
In close collaboration with Two Tribes, we are working on bringing their final game RIVE to the Nintendo Switch. RIVE’s unique 360-degree shooter/platformer hybrid lets you choreograph a ‘dance of destruction’. It feels like the explosive games of yore, pumping megapixels in true 21st century style. Available on Steam and soon the Nintendo Switch. Release date will follow!
Oceanhorn headed to Switch
Posted on: 2017-02-20 20:34:10
Cornfox & Bros' debut RPG "Oceanhorn: Monster of Uncharted Seas" is officially getting a Nintendo Switch release! After working with publisher FDG Entertainment and Cornfox last year to release the game on PS4 and Xbox One, we were already busy with a PS Vita version after that platform was chosen in a poll held by FDG amongst their community. Now we are proud to announce the game will also be released on the Nintendo Switch! Development is already well under way, but we cannot confirm a release date yet! Stay tuned!
8-Bit Armies coming to PS4/XBO

Posted on: 2017-02-10 00:01:33
We are happy and proud to announce our collaboration with Petroglyph Games and publisher Soedesco to bring 8-Bit Armies to the Playstation 4 and Xbox One. 8-Bit Armies is a retro-style fast paced RTS that returns to the core principles of Command & Conquer (it is also developed by a lot of original C&C developers).
External Link: Official Site
Earthlock Wii U

Posted on: 2017-02-01 19:02:07
We are proud to announce that we have been working with Snowcastle Games to bring their beautiful RPG "Earthlock: Festival of Magic" to the Nintendo Wii U. This kickstarted game - available now for PC and Xbox One - brings back the story-driven classic RPG style and envelopes you in the beautiful world of Umbra. If you love a good story, character-driven narratives, exploration and mysteries and a good sense of humour...keep an eye out for Earthlock!
External Link: Official Site
It's 2017!
Posted on: 2017-01-01 18:53:07
Happy New Year everyone! A brand new year awaits us and it is already looking to be a great and busy year for us. We hope for many interesting and fulfilling games to work on as we have had in the past and we want to thank our followers, our players, and our clients for the continuing trust, respect and support! Let's make it a great year!
Winter is coming!

Posted on: 2016-11-17 18:22:38
Winter is coming! It is unlikely there will be any white walkers to fight, so instead why don't you pick up a fun video game for cheap? We'll have two Nintendo 3DS games for sale in the eShop December 1st up until December 15th: Proun+ and Sumico!
Oceanhorn sailing to Vita

Posted on: 2016-10-04 19:29:25
Oceanhorn, the game we ported to PS4 and Xbox One and which was released recently by publisher FDG Entertainment is adding another platform logo to its stable. After a customer survey FDG has announced the game will now also be developed for PlayStation Vita! We'll keep you up to date in regards to progress and release dates!
Oceanhorn out now!

Posted on: 2016-09-08 18:32:19
Oceanhorn: Monster of Uncharted Seas is now available for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One! This thrilling RPG, developed by Cornfox & Bros, lets you adventure all across the sea with countless islands to discover and explore. Featuring music by video game legends Nobuo Uematsu (Final Fantasy) and Kenji Ito (Seiken Densetsu).
New update for Terraria Wii U

Posted on: 2016-09-02 14:44:19
The Wii U version of Terraria is getting it's "catch up" update today, which will put it on par with all the other console versions in terms of content and bug fixes. Publisher 505 Games has also announced that like PS3, Xbox 360 and Vita this will be the final update for the Wii U.
Oceanhorn gets a release date

Posted on: 2016-09-01 19:24:02
Oceanhorn, originally developed by CornFox Bros, will be releasing soon on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One! Publisher FDG Entertainment has just announced the game will ship on September 7th 2016! Pre-ordering is available for the Xbox One version of Oceanhorn!
Final update is finished!

Posted on: 2016-08-24 05:40:02
It is done. Our final update for Terraria on consoles before passing the torch to 505's studio Pipeworks. It has been a long road working on Terraria, with a whole bunch of initial (pre-release) hurdles to overcome to make the game playable on the limited hardware and of course controller instead of KB/M. In the end we can look back proudly on what was accomplished. The player base for Terraria was doubled with the addition of the console versions, and we want to thank the community for all their support during these years.
#OneMoreUpdate

Posted on: 2016-07-27 00:00:20
Our publisher 505 Games has today announced that after one more bug fix update, it will not be porting over any newer updates for Terraria to the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita platforms.

After this next update, Engine's involvement in the Terraria consoles development will also end. 505 Games will centralize all future development of Terraria with developer Pipeworks, which is owned by the same company that owns 505 Games itself.
Terraria Wii U out now

Posted on: 2016-07-16 08:21:08
Terraria, the award-winning multi-million selling sandbox RPG is now available for the Wii U! After already releasing the game - originally developed by Re-Logic for PC - on PS3, PS4, PSVita, Xbox 360 and Xbox One, the Wii U is now the 6th platform to receive the royal Terraria treatment from Engine Software and publisher 505 Games.
Proun+ coming to Apple TV

Posted on: 2016-06-21 21:17:12
Proun+, the exhilarating "journey through modern art" racing game will be released for Apple TV this Thursday, June 23rd! The game averages an 8.5 metacritic score and was recently changed from a premium game to Free to Play on Apple devices. Soon Apple TV owners will also be able to enjoy jazzy soundtracks, abstract art and neck-breaking speeds!
Gunslugs released

Posted on: 2016-06-16 12:36:04
Today marks the release of the original Gunslugs for Nintendo 3DS! Released worldwide for the low price of $1.99 (or local equivalent), get your copy now on the Nintendo 3DS eShop!
Carnage is almost here

Posted on: 2016-06-13 19:29:10
In just a few days - on June 16th - the original Gunslugs created by indie developer OrangePixel will be released on the 3DS eShop worldwide! Grab your copy of the game for only $1.99 (or local equivalent).
Proun+ goes F2P

Posted on: 2016-05-11 19:19:28
We are proud to announce that Proun+ for iOS as of right this moment is free to play! Anyone with an iPad 2 (or higher) or an iPhone 4 (or higher) can now look up our artsy racing game and enjoy the high octane rush through virtual paintings. No more excuses people, get it now!
External Link: iTunes link
Moar slugs!

Posted on: 2016-05-11 02:24:43
Engine Software and OrangePixel are proud to announce that after the well received 3DS port of GunSlugs 2, we are now working together again to bring the original game - strangely enough called "GunSlugs" - to the 3DS eShop as well. A release date is not far off, and will be announced as soon as it is known.
Wii U, can you dig it?

Posted on: 2016-05-06 01:01:03
2D sandbox title Terraria finally has a Wii U launch date! It'll arrive in Europe on the 24th of June, and in North America on the 28th of June. This will be the sixth version of Terraria developed by Engine Software, after the PS3/PS4/Vita/Xbox One and Xbox 360 versions.
External Link: Wii U Trailer
Oceanhorn heading to consoles

Posted on: 2016-04-18 06:14:05
Engine Software is proud to announce we have signed a development deal with publisher FDG Entertainment to bring the indie hit game Oceanhorn: Monster of Uncharted Seas to Playstation 4 and Xbox One. The game is originally developed by Cornfox & Bros and is available on Steam. More news to follow soon!
External Link: Cornfox & Bros Oceanhorn Devlog
Terraria: Otherworld Teaser II

Posted on: 2015-12-29 18:10:36
We would like to share one of the latest additions to Terraria: Otherworld - Swing Grappling! A new and improved way to traverse your world. In other news, we are pushing the launch of Terraria: Otherworld into 2016. Simply put, the game is not ready yet - as we laid out in the beginning, we will only launch the game when we feel it meets our standards as a finished product. The team continues and will continue to work hard in the months ahead to get T: OW to a place where we will be proud to release it to you and it will be worthy of your support and expectations.
External Link: Video
Terraria Holiday 15 Update

Posted on: 2015-12-16 18:10:36
We are happy to announce that publisher 505 Games has just released the latest update for Terraria on PS3, PS4, Vita, Xbox360 and Xbox One. This update included a ton of bug fixes and the long awaited fishing mechanic and a new boss in Duke Fishron. Full change log can be found through the link below!
External Link: Terraria Forums
Here come the slugs

Posted on: 2015-08-01 19:43:54
We are delighted to report we will be bringing - and publishing - the hit indie game Gunslugs 2 to the Nintendo 3DS. Originally released by orangePixel for PC, Mac, mobile and Ouya the 3DS version is currently in development!
Not 7 or 8, it's Mighty No 9!

Posted on: 2015-07-10 13:28:54
Engine Software is proud to announce we have teamed up with developer Comcept and legendary game designer Keiji Inafune (Mega Man, Onimusha) to bring Mighty No9 to PlayStation Vita and Nintendo 3DS.
The Latest Update Arrives

Posted on: 2015-06-07 09:31:44
We are happy to announce the latest update for consoles is (will go) live today across all platforms. This update includes a whole bunch of small quality-of-life changes like up-side-down slopes, sound effects for waterfalls and critters, Boss Mask drops and the Travelling Merchant NPC.
External Link: Changelog
Otherwordly soundtrack preview

Posted on: 2015-06-05 18:31:44
Join us on a whirlwind tour of a handful of biomes that you will encounter in Terraria: Otherworld - accompanied by a selection of tunes from the game's epic soundtrack!
External Link: Youtube Video
Peril at the Pyrmids out now!

Posted on: 2015-02-19 19:21:45
The second installment in Kata Enterprises' educational story-based series "SMART Adventures" has been released for iOS today! Mission Math 2: Peril at the Pyramids follows the continued story of the player and other returning characters in their battle against TOAD.
External Link: Official website
Terraria: Otherworld unveiled

Posted on: 2015-02-16 19:30:19
Engine Software is happy and proud to announce our collaboration with indie developer Re-Logic with the development of Terraria: Otherworld. This brand new game set in the Terraria universe...or multiverse has now been officialy announced. Go have a look at the official site!
External Link: Official site
Peril at the Pyramids gets release date

Posted on: 2015-02-11 20:20:30
SMART Adventures: Mission Math 2: Peril at the Pyramids, the second adventure in our highly rated educational series developed with Kata Enterprises, will release for iOS on February 18th! Check the trailer, tell your friends, tell your school, get that game!
Proun+ Nominated

Posted on: 2015-02-04 08:20:30
Proun+ received a nomination from PocketGamer as best new Racing game for 2014! Visit the link below and help us win another PocketGamer award (Terraria won Vita Game of the Year last time around)!
External Link: PocketGamer Awards
Frost Moon announced

Posted on: 2015-02-03 18:07:24
Publisher 505 Games today announced the impending release of the next update for Terraria on all console platforms. This update, which should be released in the next two to three weeks will include the highly anticipated Frost Moon event.
External Link: Announcement
SUMICO hits America

Posted on: 2015-01-27 20:07:24
Sumico, the numbers game, which we released for Nintendo 3DS in Europe last month, is now also available in the American territories!
SUMICO releases in Europe

Posted on: 2014-12-18 08:43:22
Sumico, the numbers game, is available for Nintendo 3DS in European territories as of right now! That is 17-(9+8) minutes from now! The game is still in the pipeline for a release in the American territories, we will keep you updated on progress there.
Terraria Update out now

Posted on: 2014-12-15 09:43:22
We are happy to announce the Christmas update for Terraria is now out across all console platforms. This update has several bug fixes, changes to the Christmas event (stackable presents ftw!) and introduces the customizable Christmas trees.
Proun+ out now!

Posted on: 2014-11-27 00:30:58
Proun+ is available now on iTunes! Released worldwide on the 27th (it is already the 27th in New Zealand, lucky bastards!) Proun+ supports iPad 2 and iPhone 4 (or higher) and is priced at $ 3.99 / € 3,59 and £ 2.49. Proun+ will also be made available on Nintendo 3DS™ later this year (scheduled for December 25th).
External Link: iTunes Store
The Next Generation

Posted on: 2014-11-16 06:30:58
Terraria has been released for Playstation 4 and Xbox One in both the European as the American territories! The companion app for iOS and Android which allows you to stream the mini-map in real-time to you mobile device is currently still in submission.
Proun+ is coming to iOS and 3DS

Posted on: 2014-10-28 05:02:36
Engine Software and Joost van Dongen are proud to announce that Proun+ is making its way to iOS and 3DS later this year. This heavily updated version of the on-rain modern art racer (new music, new tracks, new game modes) will get an official release date soon. In the meantime, check out the first trailer!
MindFeud to release in November

Posted on: 2014-10-03 15:43:22
We are happy to announce that Mindfeud for Nintendo 3DS will be released next month in the eShop. An exact date is not available right now but will be announced soon. The game will be available for download for $ 4.99 (or the local equivalent).
MindFeud is back!

Posted on: 2014-09-19 18:23:59
Engine is proud to announce it is bringing Norwegian outfit Monkeybin's classic hit MindFeud back in the form of a Nintendo 3DS release! The Nintendo 3DS version is true to the original and fully feature complete but adds a completely exclusive Single Player mode to the game to better facilitate its transition to a handheld gaming system.
Terraria going Next-Gen

Posted on: 2014-06-03 12:17:00
Publisher 505 Games has just announced that the indie-hit Terraria is going Next-Gen! Engine Software is continueing the development of Terraria updates for Playstation 3, Playstation Vita, and Xbox 360 while adding Playstation 4 and Xbox One versions to the mix.
SMART Adventures 2 announced

Posted on: 2014-05-28 06:00:00
Today, publisher and partner KATA Enterprises has announced the long awaited second installment of the S.M.A.R.T. Adventures series: Peril at the Pyramids. The first game in the series, developed by Engine for iOS, Android and Wii-U, received critical acclaim and plenty of choice awards. KATA has not announced any details yet, other than it is coming later this year.
External Link: Official site
Terraria 1.2 out now!

Posted on: 2014-04-17 13:04:20
The massive 1.2 update for Terraria has been released accross all console platforms today! Enjoy the addition of over 1000 new items, new bosses, new events, new NPCs, new world-generation and much, much more. For the full change log, click the link below!
External Link: Change Log
Angry Bert tops charts

Posted on: 2014-03-16 19:51:20
Our Dutch app "Angry Bert" jumped to the number 1 spot in the downloads chart, and that in only one day! Angry Bert is a free-to-play game starring Dutch stand-up comedian legend Bert Visscher.
Terraria Game of the Year?

Posted on: 2014-02-13 08:58:14
We are tremendously excited to announce that the Playstation Vita version of Terraria has been nominated for Vita Game of the Year alongside some other most excellent games like Spelunky, Tearaway and Ys. If you think Terraria deserves to win it (and why should you not?), follow the link and vote!
External Link: PGA Awards Voting Page
Terraria 1.2 Progress part II

Posted on: 2014-01-29 19:27:34
We just posted a follow-up to our 1.2 Conversion Progress report on the Terraria Online forums. Biggest news? Halloween event will be included in the update! Huzzah! To read everything else in the report, head over to TO with the link below.
External Link: Terraria Online
First Terraria 1.2 Screenshots!

Posted on: 2014-01-15 19:25:00
As a follow-up to the 1.2 porting progress we posted earlier on Terraria Online, we have released the first four screenshots showing new 1.2 content on consoles. You can find them on our Facebook page, by following the link below!
External Link: Engine Facebook page
Terraria 1.2 Progress

Posted on: 2014-01-13 12:25:00
We have made a significant post on the Terraria Online forums containing the latest information on our progress of porting the huge Terraria PC 1.2 update to consoles. We will keep giving out this information in the coming weeks, so far it is going really well!
External Link: Terraria Online
Terraria for Vita keeps getting praise

Posted on: 2014-01-07 20:49:35
Terraria for Playstation Vita, already receiving tons and tons of praise since its release on December 11th, keeps getting praise from pundits all over the world. "Terraria is an incredible adventure that continually excites your imagination with the endless secrets that await" and "Terraria is a fantastic game, and it bolsters the Vita’s lineup considerably" are just two of the latest comments!
External Link: Gamespot Review
New Year, New Website
Posted on: 2014-01-01 00:01:01
Happy New Year to everyone! We are proud to finally have our new website live, it has been many months in the works. The old website was getting way too cumbersome to maintain and especially the information on our long trackrecord with over 120 games was impossible to keep up to date and accurate. Now with this brand new - completely database driven - website, you can look back through the years all the way back to our pre-professional era. Enjoy browsing!
Terraria XBox patch out now

Posted on: 2013-12-26 23:52:36
We are happy to announce our 1.04 patch for Xbox 360 is now available for download on Xbox Live. Patch 1.04 is a bug fix patch that solves several nasty bugs including Terraria getting stuck in Trial mode, and stacks of 999 not being saved correctly when stored in chests.
External Link: Changelog
Engine bringing Proun to 3DS, Android

Posted on: 2013-12-20 23:52:36
Engine Software is honored to announce we will develop the indie hit Proun, created by Joost van Dongen, for the Nintendo 3DS and Android platforms. The new versions of Proun will have unique new content expanding the user experience significantly. Original creator Joost van Dongen will remain involved with all new content, and personally create new music for these versions.
External Link: Proun website
Terraria Vita out now!

Posted on: 2013-12-17 22:43:05
We are proud to announce that Terraria for Playstation Vita is now available on the Playstation Network. The Vita version of Terraria includes additional touch controls, a zoom function and Cross-Play with Playstation 3.
Terraria 1.04 available for PS3

Posted on: 2013-12-05 11:43:05
Our bug fix patch (v1.04) for Terraria is now available for PS3. The patch fixes several bugs introduced in 1.03 or earlier. It also introduces cloud save functionality and Cross-Play with Playstation Vita.
Cross-Play announced for Terraria

Posted on: 2013-10-02 15:05:22
We are happy to officially announce that Terraria for Playstation VITA will feature Cross-Play support between Vita and PS3 owners of the game! [insert happy dance]. Who else is stoked?
More praise for SMART Adventures

Posted on: 2013-09-30 11:02:00
"If you have a tween daughter, download this app." - USA Today Yes, USA Today reviewed the best education apps for children, and that was their final recommendation on SMART Adventures: Sabotage at the Space Station!
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