When considering what type of game to make and possibly meshing together a couple of genres for it, golf and dungeon crawler are probably two that you wouldn't think of mixing together. However that is exactly what developers Floor 27 Industries did and it turns out that it looks like it's a lot of fun.
For those of you who play Namco's Tekken themed card battler called Tekken Card Tournament, you'll be happy to know that the upcoming version 2.0 update will be heading your way this April 2014. The main spotlight with this update is the addition of Hwoarang to the roster of fighters that will be available to play.
So the portable version of World of Tanks is finally going into closed beta testing, making it one step closer to release. Officially titled World of Tanks Blitz, this mobile version of the multiplayer tank combat game will have most of the features that the regular game including match with up to seven players on each team and over 100 tanks available to play as.
Nom Nom Games, which is an indie-subsidiary of Trendy Entertainment (the folks behind Dungeon Defenders), has announced that they are launching a third round of public testing for the "Alpha 1" build of their MMO game Monster Madness Online. This particular game is an action RPG shooter MMO that will also feature cross-platform gameplay on iOS, Android, PC, MAC, Linux, Steam and web browsers.
As pretty much everyone knows by now, Angry Birds Epic is a turn-based title featuring the birds that are always angry. However many people have questions about how this gameplay will be and unless you're in the soft launch locations, you won't get to play the game until its global release.
TwitchTV annoucned recently that they were releasing an SDK where mobile game developers could use it to add the ability to stream live gameplay from within mobile games. While it is already possible to stream to TwitchTV with mobile games, its a real pain in the ass to set up for the most part. This new SDK allows the functionality to be built right into mobile games.
Amazon is celebrating the third birthday of their Appstore just as anyone else would who runs a marketplace, put a bunch of games and applications on sale. In this game there are some pretty good title available at up to 60% off their normal prices. Amazon's actual birthday is March 22nd but they are having sales to celebrate it over the next 2 weeks.
A new game will be launching exclusively onto Ouya next month called LAZA KNITEZ!! which won the 2012 Nordic Game Conference Indie Sensation Award. This game is a local multiplayer title where players will choose their warrior and set off against other players in futuristic fantasy themed combat for dominance.
There happens to be a decent amount of music-based games out there in the mobile gaming world, whether it be a rhythm-based title or just something themed around music in general. However we haven't seen a game yet where you can unlock a new album from a music artist from within the game itself. That is, of course, until Alien Ride came along.
Steve Jackson's Sorcery! gamebooks have been around for quite some time, originally debuting in 1983. These books were like a sub-series of the Fighting Fantasy franchise and while Tin Man Games is delivering those titles to us, indie game developers Inkle will be bringing the Sorcery! series to us next month.
The other day Rovio began teasing a new Angry Birds game, emphasizing the word 'epic' about twenty times in the process. Well more details are out and guess what this game is called? Angry Birds Epic. Go figure right? Well that may not have blown your mind but the fact that this new Angry Birds game is apparently a turn-based RPG will most likely do the trick.