After a year's wait, DICE+ is finally shipping its Bluetooth game die. The chance cube is available for $40 in the US, and €40 ($53) in many other parts of the world. While the selection of compatible Android and iPad games is limited to a handful of party and strategy titles, the developer kit should lead to more releases in the future. If you're eager to modernize your board game experience, you can buy the digital dice from DICE+ itself through the source link.
A New Way to Play Together
DICE+ Launches at Gamescom
5000 Years of Board Game History Has Come to This: DICE+ Now Available
Game Technologies Brings the Social Back to Digital Gaming with Revolutionary Board Game Controller
DICE+, the universal board game controller that brings real-world social interaction back to digital gaming, launches today at Gamescom 2013, the world's biggest gaming convention. DICE+ can be purchased for $39.99 at www.dicepl.us
The revolutionary DICE+ controller interacts with Bluetooth-enabled smart devices and combines the physical touch and feel of a gamedice with the potential for unlimited digital game ideas. DICE+ has the power to make board games appealing to a new generation of players: Powered board games application will enable you to get together with friends around the same device and experience a wealth of new gaming opportunities that combine the power and visual excitement of tablet gaming with the joy of playing games in a group.
From digital renditions of classic board games to new gaming experiences that leverage the built-in gyroscopic motion control, DICE+ comes with a host of dedicated games to show off its capabilities. Also coming 2013 and early 2014 are a wide range of titles based on popular franchises, including family-friendly fare, top-quality edutainment titles and intense classics that are sure to please even the most hardened board game aficionado. Developers can also unleash their creativity with the DICE+ development kit, dreaming up new ways to utilize this versatile controller for a wide range of games.
Developed in Poland by Game Technologies, DICE+ will be available for $39.99. You can learn more about Game Technologies and its exceptional new product at http://www.game-technologies.com.