Gamevil has begin teasing another RPG that is heading to mobile, initially iOS first but then to Android, which is actually a sequel for the original Illusia. Simply named Illusia II, this new addition to the Illusia series boasts some impressive new features.
Big companies just love to flog the little guys with their money these days. Some recent examples of this would be Facebook flogging Instagram with a billion dollars and Zynga's purchase of OMGPOP for $180 million. Now Zynga is saying that we should all expect more deals like the OMGPOP buy-out in the near future.
Copycat apps is one of the biggest annoyances in mobile gaming. When one particular kind of app finds great success, some developers choose to piggyback on the popular app instead of trying to create something new and exciting. In some cases, developers take code from existing apps and reverse engineer them to their liking. To combat this, Amazon recommends developers obfuscate their code.
Despite Nintendo's insistence that mobile games are "cheap", it is surprising to find that its lead franchise creator enjoys some Angry Birds. According to an interview with Edge, Shigeru Miyamoto, the mind behind classic franchise such as Legend of Zelda, Super Mario and a slew of other Nintendo series. has admitted that Angry Birds by Rovio was his favorite game of the past year.
With over 50 million players worldwide and 10 million runners on Android alone, its safe to say that Temple Run is the new Angry Birds of Android 2012 (alongside Angry Birds Space of course). Today Imagni Studios have updated the 3D runner game and have added a Twitter integration so you can let the world wide web know what you actually do at work.
There is a new basketball shootout game available for Android simply named BasketBall Shootout (3D) from Menue Games. This is your arcade style basketball game where you have to try and score as many points as you can in a certain amount of time.
Well a fair amount of UK Android gamers will be happy to know that thanks to a deal with O2's parent company Telefonica, you will soon be able to have access and play all of EA Mobile's Android games that are compatible to your device for free for three months.
After the recent news regarding Amazon's App Store now supporting in-game purchases we figured this would start to bring a lot of freemium and free-to-play games over to that App Store and it seems that it is happening already. PlayMesh has just released their free-to-play MMORTS (Massive Multiplayer Online Real-Time Strategy) game called Valor.
Generally, about 99% of the time, when we talk about a zombie game it is usually us playing as the humans trying to survive in some fashion against hordes of evil zombies, usually done by mowing them down with a plethora of weaponry. However did we ever stop to think that perhaps the zombies have feeling to and are just trying to survive?
While there is no absolutely known example of what gaming could look like through Google Glasses, although we can certainly guess, this video shows how it could look. This is, of course, hypothetical and even if it does come true would be way in the future.
A new 3D action-arcade game is heading our way sometime at the end of this month (April) called Monster of Puppets which is being published by NuOxygen. Originally developed by Drakkar Dev, Monster of Puppets will be a rather dark tap & slash type of game for Android.