Many of you old school gamers still wax nostalgic about the way games looked like on your old Nintendo Gameboy. Well, Crescent Moon Games has just the thing for you, 2-bit Cowboy is a platformer complete with the classic Nintendo Gameboy game color scheme.
LEGO’s Bionicle toy line – yes, they are the ones you remember from the year 2000 – was part Lego blocks, part superhero, and all parts awesome. Now we get a taste of the same fun in a free mobile video game. What are you guys waiting for?
If you prefer geometric shapes and anonymous characters when playing a mobile game, this new one available for Android devices might capture your fancy. In the tradition of games like Pacman and the classic Nokia game Snake (well, to some extent), Spectrum is a platformer with abstract challenges in an abstract and stylized world, where your character's only motivation is to reach the portal at the end.
In a world where cars are obsolete (we don't really know what that fact has to do with this game, but the developer says so), the only thing standing between you and whatever it is you're trying to do is a few mutants, law enforcement, and other enemies is a new kind of weapon that you need to maneuver. Welcome to the world of Gunbrick.
"Why did the chicken cross the road?" is one of the greatest mysteries that humanity has been trying to answer for the past decades. And while this new Android game does not claim to be able to bring answers and closure for the chicken, it does explore all the various possibilities and consequences of this particular course of events for the chicken and its compatriots. Welcome to the world of Crossy Road.
If you're a fan of Gameloft's popular mobile first person shooter game N.O.V.A (Near Orbit Vanguard Alliance), then you'll probably be happy about this news. Almost 3 years after they released the 3rd edition of the game, they are now making it available for free for those who want to immerse themselves in the gameplay and world of N.O.V.A, or want to discover it for the first time.
If you've always fancied yourself as a business empire mogul, you can start practicing how you'll be able to manage multiple businesses with all these city building games available out there. A new game that you could practice on is Biz Builder Delux from Japanese developer Kairosoft that explores the popular manager genre but not just with one kind of business, but teaching you to manage multiple ones as well.
Half the holidays is almost done but the gaming season is definitely far from over. The past two weeks have seen the Android games roster increase a bit with new titles, even from very old games. Plus, 'tis the season to be increasing your own merry list, with countless deals and discounts. It's time to Level Up! with Android Community's last games roundup for the year 2014.
Sometimes, it doesn't take award-winning graphics or a complicated back story or gameplay to have a difficult but addictive mobile game. One case in point is a new game where you are the last line of defense against invading aliens, but all you have to defend your planet are weapons that fall from above but might cause you to fall into the vast space. Prepare to have your reflexes and control tested with Bang Man.
If you're of the generation that believes the Transformers animated TV series are way better than the movie franchise and that Michael Bay has effectively ruined your childhood, then a new game from Hasbro might just cheer you up. Transformers: Robots in Disguise is now available on Android and it will give you a shot of nostalgia and a preview of the upcoming animated series which will premiere in spring 2015.