Today Nintendo held their earnings call where the company confirmed some news that we have all been guessing at being true. All of Nintendo's mobile games that are currently in development will be free-to-play titles with optional IAPs coming with them. This was pretty much a given fact back when Nintendo announced their publishing deal with DeNA for five mobile games to launch between now and April 2017.
KickBack Studios was started back in 2010. They are independent game studio that is based in Larisa, Greece. They started working on a six month project that ended up taking two years to complete. KickBack is a team of two extremely talented individuals that have created the game Lost Echo. It is a beautifully rendered point and click adventure game that will intrigue and challenge you from the very beginning.
Crescent Moon Games has begun teasing the next installment into their Aralon RPG series called Aralon: Forge and Flame. It has been a bit since an Aralon game came out, with the last one arriving on Android back in February 2013. Like previous installment, this new one is a full-sized 3D RPG title, so expect a good amount of content to arrive with it.
Take Off - The Flight Simulator is an upcoming flight sim slated to be released by Astragon Entertainment. Take off is set to feature more than a dozen different types of aircraft that will range from the larger passenger aircraft, down to smaller ones as well. The game will also be set in a variety of higher profile airports from around the globe, including Frankfurt, Tokyo, Dubai, Johannesburg, Seoul, L.A., New York City, London, Paris, and Sidney.
ustwo, the developers behind a good amount of really great games including Monument Valley, have released their highly anticipated virtual reality puzzle game Land's End. Not too long ago when we were talking about this game, it was mentioned that this would be out in time for the Samsung Gear VR release. It appears that ended up a reality.
I am the resident fan of Rayark on the DroidGamers team. I have been, and continue to be impressed with the quality of games that they produce. Cytus, Demo and Implosion all receive high marks from me. I keep my eyes peeled for anything Rayark related. Guess what? They have something very awesome on the horizon.
Another interesting announcement coming from the Oculus Connect Day 2 keynote presentation is that the Samsung Gear VR headset will be getting a bunch of classic games brought over to it. This is all thanks to the inclusion of the Oculus Arcade, which will be available for the Gear VR headset.
For today only, Lara Croft GO will be on sale. In this game players will assume the role of the eponymous Lara Croft, which in case you didn't know is the main character from the Tomb Raider series. Unlike that series though, which is action adventure and played in a 3D environment, this entry into the GO franchise takes Lara in a different direction.
Back in the beginning of October we reported on Jagex's new RuneScape game getting a closed beta testing period and that sign-ups for it has begun. Unfortunately at that time there wasn't a specific date for when the closed beta would be starting, only that it would be happening in November. Well, now we know an exact date for the start of the closed beta.
Absorb Reality has released their first Android game today called Kiai Resonance. This is a pretty interesting brawler-style game because it is all about samurai-style combat. So it is one-on-one combat with traditional style samurai warriors fighting it out for glory.