I was about five years old when film The Rocketeer hit theatres, so I don’t remember a whole lot about the characters or plot. What I do remember is strapping a pair of 2-liter bottles to my back and zooming around my backyard like a lunatic. I’m almost afraid to re-watch the movie now that
Gamasutra chats with Fruit Ninja and Jetpack Joyride designer Luke Muscat about his decision to quit Halfbrick with his pals to start a new studio, Prettygreat, and what it takes to make a mobile mega-hit....
Halfbrick Studios, the creators of classic mobile games such as Jetpack Joyride and Fruit Ninja, has just released a new fast-paced arcade game to the Google Play Store called Radical Rappelling.
Fruit Ninja and Jetpack Joyride developer Halfbrick has released Radical Rappelling on iOS and Android devices. The deliberately challenging endless survival game challenges players to rappel down a mountain as either Rip or Roxy, escaping...Show More Summary
Halfbrick, the makers of Fruit Ninja, Jetpack Joyride, and more, are set to release a new game on Thursday. It’s called Radical Rappelling, and it looks pretty rad. It’s available now on Android (right here), but iOS gamers will have to wait a couple of days. Show More Summary
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. No two ways about it, I've got a bad case of the Mondays. Don't worry, friends. For me, that just means listing a bunch of cool updates! Of course, you can
This arcade game feels like a silly mash up of Lunar Lander and Jetpack Joyride, which is mostly a good thing. The post Flop Rocket Review appeared first on 148Apps.
Over on the Washington Post, grade six student Madeline Messer asks a good question: If so many women and girls are playing endless running games (like Jetpack Joyride and Temple Run), why are female character options so scarce? And when they are present, why does it usually cost money to unlock them? These biases affect young girls like me. Show More Summary
Ten games including Jetpack Joyride and Fruit Ninja available gratis. Mobile developer Halfbrick Studios has made its entire catalogue of iOS games free to download to celebrate the holiday season. Click here to read the full articl...
Plus DriveClub pre-orders open, Jetpack Joyride hits Vita. A relatively small list of games in this week's US PlayStation Store update hopes you'll take a moment away from alien-blasting, loot hoarding action to notice their digital arrival.Click here to read the full article
You can't throw a rock without hitting an endless runner nowadays. Endless gameplay works well on mobile. But once a genre gets crowded, new games need something to set them apart from the Temple Runs and Jetpack Joyrides that have come before them. Show More Summary
From 9to5Toys.com: Last week we noted that many of Halfbrick’s top iPhone and iPad games were being made available as free downloads. Since that time, it has become official that all nine of Halfbrick’s award-winning games are free for a limited time. The secret is out! Every Halfbrick game is FREE on the @AppStore for […]
Halfbrick Studios, the developer behind games like Fruit Ninja and Jetpack Joyride, have made all of their games free for a limited time. All nine titles published by Halfbrick since 2010 are part of the promotion, including their latest title, Birzzle Fever. Show More Summary
Halfbrick Studios, the folks behind massively popular endless-runner Jetpack Joyride have decided that the best way to get you to play their games is to give them away for a grand total of nothing. The Brisbane-based game development studio was … Read more ›
Halfbrick makes some pretty great games. Games like Fruit Ninja and Jetpack Joyride. In fact, I’m betting there’s a pretty good chance you’ve already played many (if not all) of their games. But if you haven’t, now is the best possible time to fix that. Show More Summary
Halfbrick has been around basically since the beginning of the revolution of the mobile market. With Fruit Ninja and Jetpack Joyride, it cemented its status as a respected developer, and even dabbled in the console arena a few timesShow More Summary
Halfbrick, developer of Fruit Ninja and Jetpack Joyride, enters the worldwide mobile publishing arena with Birzzle Fever. All you really need to know about the game is it's a colorful chibi bird matching explosion simulator. The free to play game...
Say what you will about mobile games in general, but a whole heap of developers are doing the platform right. One of the good guys is Halfbrick, who has contiuously updated Jetpack Joyride for nearly three years now with free content,...Show More Summary
If there’s one genre that there is no shortage of on mobile it’s endless runners. While they enjoyed a good run with releases like Jetpack Joyride and Temple Run both of which go back to the early days of touchscreen gaming, the genre was recently pushed back into the foreground with the rise and fall of Flappy Bird. Show More Summary
Does a bear destroy art in the woods? It does if it's the star in Jetpack Joyride and Fruit Ninja developer Halfbrick's free-to-play mobile puzzle game, Bears vs. Art. The game, currently available for iOS in Canada and Australia, tells the - ahem -...