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.
Konami has followed the release of their Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes mini-game with a sneaky release of a companion app along with it. In case you are wondering why we have called this game a 'mini-game', it is simply because it is just a short (but pretty challenging at times) game to tide folks over till the next installment into the franchise hits everyone's consoles in 2015 (or 2016 depending on how development goes).
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 developer going by the name of Tricore has released a video showing how to achieve remote multi-touch using your Android devices and the Mad Catz MOJO game console. This is done through the use of tweaking a few settings on the Mad Catz MOJO console (rooted I believe) and Tricore's keymapper which is apparently still in development.
Google has announced today that Google Play Games will be getting support for multiplayer gaming cross-platform with iOS devices. This means that developers on Android that also make iOS games and have multiplayer gameplay can now mesh the two platforms and their player bases together.