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Two Finnish studios band together: Next Games acquires Helsinki GameWorks

Two startups with veterans from notable developers like Rovio, Supercell, and Remedy have joined up. Next Games is currently working on a Walking Dead mobile game....

Final Fantasy creator's F2P game hits 1M downloads in 3 weeks

Terra Battle, the debut free-to-play mobile game from Final Fantasy creator Hironobu Sakaguchi's Mistwalker studio, has been downloaded more than a million times worldwide in the three weeks since its October 9th launch....

'Surgeon Simulator' Gets iPhone Support, and More Unintentional-yet-Hilarious Mishaps?

For far too long, Surgeon Simulator [$5.99] fans who have wanted to play the game on the go have had to deal with the tyranny of playing on the iPad, and not on their phones. Well no more must you iPhone owners who want to transplant alien organs while sitting on the bus have to

'Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Generation' for iPad Now Available Worldwide

It was just about a week ago that Konami soft-launched their Yu-Gi-Oh! card battling game, Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Generation [Free (HD)], but already it appears the game has launched worldwide, popping up in the US App Store earlier today. Based on the original, physical Yu-Gi-Oh! card game, Duel Generation features over 6,000 cards, online multiplayer, and

SAS: Zombie Assault 4 Review

23 hours agoMobile / Mobile Apps : 148Apps

Shoot everything that moves in this fun, if flawed, twin-stick shooter. The post SAS: Zombie Assault 4 Review appeared first on 148Apps.

Dead Trigger 2 Turns One, Celebrates with a Halloween Birthday Party Update

23 hours agoMobile / Mobile Apps : 148Apps

It is the first anniversary of Dead Trigger 2 and Madfinger Games is celebrating with a Halloween/Birthday party update. The update includes tons of birthday gifts to find, a new storyline, and arena tournaments with real prizes. InShow More Summary

Reminder: You've Got Two Days to Get Your October 'Hearthstone' Card Back

"DAMN IT," is what I said when I posted this last story and realized I hadn't taken the insignificant amount of time it takes to reach level 20 in Hearthstone [Free (HD)] in September, thus missing out on the pirate card back. I'm in a bit of a Hearthstone lull currently, waiting for the next

148Apps’ Top Picks for the Scariest, Spookiest, Creepyiest, and Halloweeniest iOS Games

23 hours agoMobile / Mobile Apps : 148Apps

Lock your doors and turn on the lights - Halloween is almost here. The post 148Apps’ Top Picks for the Scariest, Spookiest, Creepyiest, and Halloweeniest iOS Games appeared first on 148Apps.

'Woah Dave!' Review: Ohhhhhhh Yeah!

Super Crate Box [$1.99] has definitely spawned a few games inspired by it, to say the least, though games cutting too close has been a sensitive subject. But the game owes a lot to the original Mario Bros. in terms of structure, and Woah Dave [$1.99] from Choice Provisions, the former Gaijin Games, manages to

Naailde the Witch Review

23 hours agoMobile / Mobile Apps : 148Apps

Marvelous storytelling, narration, and moving illustrations make this storybook worth a download. The post Naailde the Witch Review appeared first on 148Apps.

Glu’s Contract Killer: Sniper is Coming to the App Store Soon

Glu Mobiles popular first person shooter series is getting a new installment. The post Glu’s Contract Killer: Sniper is Coming to the App Store Soon appeared first on 148Apps.

Developers, get ready: GDC Next kicks off on Monday

GDC Next 2014 featuring ADC descends upon the Los Angeles Convention Center next Monday. Here's what you need to know about where to go and what to see while you're there....

Kim Kardashian helps Glu Mobile to record profits

Glu Mobile says that strong sales of mobile hit Kim Kardashian: Hollywood have helped the company achieve its strongest quarter results ever....

1st & Goal Review

1st & Goal is a board gamer's football game, a football fan's board game, and well worth a look. The post 1st & Goal Review appeared first on 148Apps.

Stormtroopers Grab Your Blaster Rifles – Star Wars: Galactic Defense Has Been Unleashed!

DeNA, Lucasfilm, and The Walt Disney Company have released Star Wars: Galactic Defense. Choose to join the light of the dark side in this tower defense game. Players can battle at iconic Star Wars locales and find classic characters as they strive to tip the balance in their side’s favor. Show More Summary

Blizzard Teases 'Hearthstone' Demolisher Plans for BlizzCon?

Normally I don't put a whole lot of thought in to divining the meaning of the weird iOS press packets that get mailed to me on the reg', but when Blizzard sends you something... Well, that seems noteworthy. When they send you something UPS overnight and that something is quite literally two pieces of paper...

'Hatchi 2' Promises to Revitalize and Advance the Virtual Pet

Back in 2012, Portable Pixels released Hatchi [$0.99] on to the App Store, and it was a great throw back to the the 90's and the days of Tamagotchi, Digimon, and other virtual pets, even boasting the grayscale style that many of the original little virtual pet hardware used. In some ways, it kind of

Dragon Quest II Review

Dragon Quest 2 is another quality remake of one of the progenitors to the modern JRPG. The post Dragon Quest II Review appeared first on 148Apps.

French Developer Pated Unveils Seashine

French one-man studio Pated has unveiled Seashine, “a poetic journey into the abyss.” Players take on the role of a jellyfish struggling to survive in the harsh deep ocean caves, with the game set to be an experience built around exploration, reflection, and survival. Show More Summary

'Star Wars: Galactic Defense' Out Now Worldwide

Star Wars: Galactic Defense [Free], the free-to-play Star Wars tower defense game published by DeNA, is out now. This lets players command forces on either the light or dark side of the force, getting units and heroes appropriate to each side to use in order to advance through the game. The game bears something of

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