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Upcoming 'AGRAV' Has You Guiding a Spaceship Using the Gravitational Pull of Black Holes

There's a new gravity-based action-puzzler heading to mobile called AGRAV from German developer null2, and the trailer has really caught my eye. The game is all about guiding a spaceship through some precarious and hazardous situations, but you won't control the ship directly. Instead, you'll touch the screen around the ship to create black holes

Adventure Time Game Wizard Review

The control issues are annoying but Adventure Time Game Wizard offers plenty of charm, along with a way to make your own levels. The post Adventure Time Game Wizard Review appeared first on 148Apps.

Gunslugs 2 Review

Gunslugs 2 is a chaotic run and gun shooter with all the subtlety of a brick coming through a window. The post Gunslugs 2 Review appeared first on 148Apps.

Nominate Your Favorite iOS and Android Games for the 7th Annual Best App Ever Awards

Polls are open until the end of January. The post Nominate Your Favorite iOS and Android Games for the 7th Annual Best App Ever Awards appeared first on 148Apps.

'Combo Quest' Review - C-C-C-COMBO BREAKER!

Combo Quest [$0.99] is a game that infuriates me and tantalizes me simultaneously. Its concept is pretty clever and fun to play with, walking a constant tightrope act to where you have to not screw up in order to succeed against increasingly-steep odds. But the balance of the game's elements feels out of whack, which

Don't Miss: Overcoming Impostor's Syndrome

"You realize that you don't deserve to be here. You do not belong. You see amazing, talented people with more experience and talent, and you know you aren't qualified to work in their industry."...

'Paper Monsters Recut' Makes the Jump from Wii U and Steam to iOS Next Month

In January of 2012, Crescent Moon Games released Paper Monsters [$0.99], a charming platformer that starred a blocky, cardboard hero. We liked it quite a bit. Fast forward a couple of years and a revamped version of the game called Paper Monsters Recut was released for Steam and Wii U last October, and now that

Update Mondays: 'Crossy Road', 'Candy Crush Soda Saga', 'Heroes Of Steel', 'ALONE', And More

Hello everyone, and welcome to the week! It's time once again for our look back at the noteworthy updates of the last seven days. It's a little bit slower this week, but there are still some cool updates to call attention to. Of course, you can keep an eye out for updates yourself using AppShopper

Tesla Wars II

Tesla Wars strikes back in this similar but superior sequel. The post Tesla Wars II appeared first on 148Apps.

Starband Troopers Review

Starband Troopers gives RPGs a fresh new rhythm. The post Starband Troopers Review appeared first on 148Apps.

GAMEVIL Updates Darkness Reborn with Item Evolution, an Expert Mode, and More

Darkness Reborn gets January update. The post GAMEVIL Updates Darkness Reborn with Item Evolution, an Expert Mode, and More appeared first on 148Apps.

Shadowmatic Review

It's all about the silhouettes. The post Shadowmatic Review appeared first on 148Apps.

As the game market floods, are publishers back in style?

Some data from a recent Game Developers Conference State of the Industry survey has got me thinking about trends in self-publishing....

The TouchArcade Show - 190 - We Just Wanted a Faceplate

We kick this podcast off with the relevant news in portable gaming which includes Wednesday's Nintendo Direct announcement of the New 3DS XL coming to the USA next month. We're all sort of bummed as we wanted the normal sized New 3DS XL, but, what Reggie says goes... From there, we talk about the cool

TouchArcade Game of the Week: 'Shadowmatic'

The idea behind the TouchArcade Game of the Week is that every Friday afternoon we post the one game that came out this week that we think is worth giving a special nod to. Now, before anyone goes over-thinking this, it doesn't necessarily mean our Game of the Week pick is the highest scoring game

Best iPhone and iPad Game of the Week: 1/16/15 - 'Hero Emblems'

Our game of the week picks aren't always the games that receive the best scores in reviews, but that's not the case this week. Everyone is all about Hero Emblems, and I've even gotten over my few minor grievances I mentioned last week during our podcast. If you don't have this game yet, what the

'WWE Immortals' Review - Wrestling with Déjà Vu

It's no secret that I'm a huge fan of Injustice [Free] on mobile. I'm also a huge fan of pro wrestling. So when NetherRealm Studios and Warner Bros., the makers of Injustice, announced a partnership with the WWE to create a new mobile brawler, I got all kinds of excited. The thought of taking the

'Has making games gotten easier or harder as you get older? Why?'

As the game industry matures, developers must balance the demands of their careers with the realities of growing older. Gamasutra asks its Twitter followers whether things get easier -- or harder....

Quirky Tactics Gem 'Ambition of the Slimes' Now Available in English

In October of last year, a bizarre and intriguing tactical strategy game called Ambition of the Slimes [Free] was released. The premise was that those adorable little slimes that have been fodder in RPGs for decades are finally sick of being pushed around, so they decide to fight back. The way they do this is

Don't Miss: Why I said goodbye to mobile in favor of PC

"I am fed up with the whole mobile/tablet gaming market. I've worked hard for three years and released two games to almost every mobile device you can think of. Never again."...

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