games

Niantic Labs’ Ingress game to be turned by Google into a TV show

Well, moving to TV certainly seems like one of the options available for Google right now to make more money off the hit AR (augmented reality) game Ingress. The game was created by the mothership’s gaming studio, Niantic Labs, and has been one of the real hits that brought AR gaming into the public spotlight. The question is, how do you package the game for TV?

Be part of the Star Wars Rebels in new Android game

With just 9 months to go until the release of Episode VII, fans will try to get their hands on everything Star Wars until then. The expected success of the Star Wars Rebels animated series has led to some great multi-media tie-ups, from a comic series to action figures, etc. Now we have an Android game that lets you become an intergalactic hero out to battle against the Empire. Welcome to Star Wars Rebels: Recon.

SoulCraft franchise outs cross platform MOBA game

Mobilebits has probably made a ton of cash and game dev rep out of its SoulCraft franchise on Android. The latest release, SoulCraft 2: League of Angels, was a graphically beautiful RPG hack-and-slash game. And yet here we are once more with another addition to the SoulCraft family – this time a MOBA (multiplayer online battle arena) game called Heroes of SoulCraft – that is interesting enough to look at because of its cross-platform premise.

Syberia 2 adventure game now available for Android devices

If 2004 seems like a million years ago (well, a decade to be precise), then it means it's time to introduce a whole new generation to a game that was extremely popular back then. Syberia 2 is the sequel to, well, of course Syberia (which also came to Android recently) and is now available for the first time for Android smartphones and tablets.

Square Enix’s Final Fantasy: Record Keeper in the house

You think Square Enix and you immediately think Final Fantasy. That’s what you’re getting with “Final Fantasy: Record Keeper”, a nostalgic review of great Final Fantasy series moments. This time though, Square Enix is partnering with DeNA for their “free-to-play” expertise – which is good news for us. This new game is available F2P, that is, free-to-play.

Two new Marvel games up for soft launch, will soon be available

As the Age of Ultron slowly nears… ok, that sounded a tad too cinematic. Let’s try again. As the month of May slowly approaches and Marvel fans all over the world are gearing up for what should be a fun ride with Avengers 2: Age of Ultron, Marvel is keen to stoke the fires with two new games – Marvel Mighty Heroes and Marvel Future Fight. Both are on soft launch at the moment and are not available in the US yet, but should soon be.

Pit cards against castles in Arcanox Android game

Where would you be able to play a collectible card, tower defense, and combat strategy MMO game all in one place? Well on your Android smartphone and tablet of course! Mobile games are getting more and more integrated and post-modern and the newest game on the block is proof of it. Arcanox: Cards vs Castle is a truly exciting game that combines the best things about those three types of games we mentioned and brings it to your mobile device for you to enjoy wherever you are.

Boom Dots is a highly addictive, one-tap game for Android

You would think that a game that just requires you to tap once would eventually bore you to death right? But trust game developers to come up with new ways of making us slaves to our smartphones and spend hours just trying to beat the challenges in minimalist but complicated games. The latest to vie for your attention is called Boom Dots and we wish you luck in trying to escape from its rounded, spiky claws.

Beast Towers lets you summon beasts to defeat humans

Most kick-ass strategy games are listed under paid apps and they make you spend more for in-app purchases. Welcome Beast Towers--another strategy game that is described as something different, new, interesting, and something French because it was created by French developer Baptiste Largaiolli. It's a tower defense game that involves humans attacking your castle. To defend your place, you need to call on the beasts to take on the humans.

Fotonica: an endless runner through complex environments

Unless you're a distant relative of The Flash or Quick Silver, you'll never know exactly how it feels to run 140 mph. But a new Android game can give you a close estimation of that feeling. Fotonica is an endless runner unlike any other, as it puts you in the first-person perspective and lets you run through complex environments. It is part of a growing trend of seemingly simple but excitingly complicated games.