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Angry Birds Star Wars II update adds 40 new levels

Rovio recently updated Angry Birds Seasons and added quite a few new levels. And well, it looks like they have just done the same for the Star Wars version. In this case, that means an update for the free (with ads) and paid (no ads) version of Angry Birds Star Wars II. For this particular update, those playing Angry Birds Star Wars II will now have 40 new levels to work through.

GameStick announces Ubisoft partnership

The success or failure of a platform often comes down to available apps. Or in this case, available games. And based on that, it looks like the folks at GameStick have taken another step forward. GameStick has announced a new partnership with Ubisoft. And slightly better, Ubisoft titles will be available shortly.

NVIDIA GRID Cloud Gaming beta arrives for select SHIELD users

We have been watching NVIDIA GRID since the beginning of the year. Those looking back will remember that NVIDIA named the service during CES 2013. And while we suspect many would have hoped for this news sooner, it looks like the first beta access is now available. Sadly though, that is limited to those in Northern California area at this time. Specifically, in the San Jose area.

NVIDIA SHIELD gets a Black Friday price cut

It looks like NVIDIA is trying to further tempt those who have been considering picking up a SHIELD game system. For Black Friday, or more specifically, for the Black Friday weekend, NVIDIA has lowered the price and is also including a few extras. And just to clarify the weekend timeframe, the Black Friday SHIELD offer will come to a close at 11:59 PST on December 2nd, 2013.

Sonic Dash endless runner released by Sega

Sega is no stranger to the Play Store, and as of today it looks like another game has been released. This latest is called Sonic Dash and it has arrived as an endless runner title. Specifically, Sonic Dash has arrived as the first endless runner style game featuring Sonic the Hedgehog.

Minecraft PE Android beta program launched by Mojang

The Play Store beta release program ins't new, however there is a new entry as of today. Mojang has announced a beta program for Minecraft PE (Pocket Edition) this morning. This will be open and available for anyone that has previously purchased the game, or alternatively, for those who are still planning to purchase the game.

Zombie Tycoon 2 for NVIDIA SHIELD arrives by way of the Play Store

Zombie Tycoon 2: Brainhov's Revenge has arrived in the Google Play Store. This is a real-time strategy game, though, the first thing many will likely notice is the price tag, $9.99. But before you write that off as an overpriced game designed for smartphones and tablets, there is more involved here. To begin with, Zombie Tycoon 2 is a release available only for the NVIDIA SHIELD.

Hunger Games: Panem Run endless runner hits the Play Store

Arriving just in time for the movie release, a Catching Fire inspired game has arrived in the Google Play Store. The game, titled; The Hunger Games: Catching Fire - Panen Run is an endless runner and will have you exploring the different districts of Panem. Now, while the movie has already arrived in theaters, the thought here is this game should hold you over -- just in case you aren't able to see the actual film until the weekend.