Released by Crossing Answers, Racoon Escape is a new endless "runner" that's been released on to the Android platform. The idea behind Raccoon Escape is simple. Players are looking to help a captured raccoon escape from an abyss. This is accomplished when players connect gears, to help hoist the rodent upwards.
We are going to be starting a new series of articles, it'll be a weekly series, where Android gamers will be able to write in to us expressing their gripes and complaints towards a particular game, developer, or just something about the industry that has them bothered or angry. It'll be a pretty raw series of articles, where you're free to express your thoughts about something without the worry of any censorship or anything like that.
Released by Halfgeek, Star Nomad 2 is a sandbox RPG that's set in outer space. Star Nomad 2's setting is one of a highly advanced humanity, that is also highly divided. People have attained the ability to sidestep mortality, by splicing alien genes into their own.
A little update has come around for Google Play that should make developers and some of us media folk happy. Google has now begun showing the actual download size for games and apps available on Google Play. Up until now, there has just been a general size listed, if one was listed at all. Many of them just say 'Varies per Device'.
SpaceHeist is a co-op multiplayer Android game that's just recently landed on Google Play. In this game, you will be playing with another 1-2 players, all of whom are trying to escape a variety of different hazards while flying around in space. Since this is a co-op game, you'll all need to work as a team in order to succeed.
Released by Noumenon Games, Snakebird is a new puzzler for Android. In Snakebird, players will assume the role of the eponymous creature, which is tasked with consuming any number of fruit on a given level, and subsequently exit it.
There are certain games (board, card, etc) that most people experience in their early youth, and the Game of Life was one of those for me. Released by Marmalade Game Studio, there's a new updated digital release of Hasbro's classic board game. And just like the board game, players will be asked with navigating the curves of life.
Back in the beginning of this year we talked about a competitive running game that would be heading to mobile devices at some point this year. Well it looks like ReRunners is pretty much done and getting ready for launch as the developers Klang Games, and publishers Tilting Point, have announced that this game will be landing on Google Play this month.
It's Friday which means it is time again for another round-up of the Android games that are on sale for this weekend. This week's round-up is half made up of new titles going on sale, and the other half being repeats from last week. So if you missed a game last week, there's a possibility that you can still get it on sale.
One of the highly anticipated games many people have been waiting for is Borderlands 2 for the Nvidia Shield devices. It's been pegged as coming soon for a rather long time, but if you've been waiting for it you can now finally go grab a copy. Even better, you can win a free copy of Borderlands 2 from us.