Lucky Kat have made a name for themselves as one of the most promising indie developers on the App Store, as their distinctive beautiful pixel art style combined with simple yet incredibly focused gameplay mechanics often lead to some perfectly suited mobile gaming experiences. Beat Street follows in this pattern, and features beat 'em up
Mobile and social game powerhouse Gree International Entertainment has laid off 50 at its Melbourne office, effectively shuttering the studio....
Believe it or not, Pokémon GO's first birthday has rolled around already, and what a year it's been. Niantic kicked off its anniversary celebrations in June, but now the company's celebrating the official date from now until June 24th with a bunch of new festivities. [Read more]
Rumors have been circling for quite a while now that the next Hearthstone [Free] expansion is going to have something to do with the World of Warcraft expansion Wrath of the Lich King... Which turned out to be pretty close. Originally leaking on a Chinese Hearthstone site this morning, and then officially revealed by Blizzard
Hello, gentle readers, and welcome to the Classic Reload, the regular feature where the ghostly apparition of Blake haunts us at every turn. In this feature, we take a look at games from the App Store's past to see how they hold up in the harsh, post-apocalyptic wastelands of 2017. It's a chance to revisit
Minecraft: Story Mode [Free] Season 2 Episode 1 premieres July 11th, but if you are one of the impatient ones, you can watch the first episode July 9th. Specifically, Telltale will be doing a live Crowd Play of Episode 1 at RTX Austin, and even if you aren't able to make it in person, you'll
Back in December of 2015 indie developer Brad Erkkila released a really clever multiplayer-focused arcade game called FlipChamps [Free] to the App Store. The concept was really simple. You had a platform in each corner of the screen and tapping on any of them would cause your character to flip to it. Little energy orbs
Good news, Adventure Time fans. Minecraft's [$6.99] latest update just added the Adventure Time mash-up pack that lets you explore the Land of Ooo and its crazy, colorful characters. As you can see from the trailer below, the two worlds blend very nicely together, and I'm sure it will be a fun pack for fans of
Star Wars: Galaxy of Heroes [Free] continues to grow, and after giving us Grand Admiral Thrawn, we are now getting something even more terrifying: new Ewoks. Ewoks will be taking over the game during July with updated art for all Ewok models, updated stats for Chief Chirpa, Ewok Scout, and Ewok Elder, and 3 new
While it's easy to feel a slight twinge of disappointment by how derivative a lot of new mobile titles feel, in a glass half full sense, it's pretty remarkable how refined game mechanics that work well on mobile are getting. The latest example of a game that takes everything that's popular in mobile and re-assembles
I used to be really into asynchronous multiplayer games on iOS, but it's hard to find players who'll stick with the game and play fast enough to make a game flow well. Recently, I've been more into real-time multiplayer games because they fit the platform—and my schedule—better. The upcoming Mini Guns is ready to join
Supercell's upcoming lightweight MOBA has been in soft launch in Canada for a while now, we're huge fans of it, and the team at Supercell is actively tweaking the game as it (hopefully) nears a global launch. The latest round of changes includes a nerf to the newest brawler, Piper, whose super charge rate has
It’s time to suit up and get ready to guide a cute and cuddly kitty through raging gunfights against hordes of zombies and other nasty monsters in Armored Kitten, the latest title from GameSpire. This thrilling twin stick shooter will test your mettle as you work your way through the “Massacre” single player campaign. Show More Summary
The external smart device app handles the bulk of the Switch's online services and, in some cases, offers game-specific features and menus....
Many of the details around Nintendo's strategy for the future of their portable/console hybrid the Switch have been wishy washy at best, not just after initially debuting the system last fall but also well after its release this past March. I think part of that is Nintendo taking a wait and see approach to see
The Sorcery! [Free] series came to an emphatic conclusion last year, and Inkle's groundbreaking gamebook titles have made a profound impact on mobile gaming as a medium. With some truly phenomenal storytelling throughout all four titles, and consistent support through successive updates over the years since the games initially launched, the Sorcery! series has been
It may feel like a lifetime since literally everyone was roaming the streets catching virtual creatures, however today marks a year since Pokemon GO [Free] finally launched on the App Store, and subsequently revitalised Nintendo's RPG series in popular culture. Even with the frequent server issues and relative scarcity of content in the initial early
In October of last year the Australian development duo known as Polyphonic LP announced their debut game for both desktop and mobile, a music-centric puzzle game called Resynth. Not necessarily a rhythm game in the traditional sense, Resynth is a Sokoban-style block-pushing puzzler where the various types of squares in the game each make a
Minecraft: Story Mode [Free] was very fun to play (and review), and now we're getting ready to play Episode 1 of Season 2 on July 11th. Today, we got to see the trailer for the new season as "spoiled" by YouTuber DanTDM, and it looks like it's going to be a fun adventure. The new
A new studio has risen from the ashes of Heroes of Honor developer Nonstop Games, which was shut down by King in October last year. ...