Gaming

Lego Star Wars game collection now available for Android devices

The new Star Wars movie, The Force Awakens, is still 7 months away, but expect a continuous bombardment of everything Star Wars over the next few months (and we don't really mind at all). Of course Lego is never far behind any pop culture phenomena, and this time, they're bringing together all the Star Wars video games in one collection, combining together the original LEGO Star Wars: The Video Game and the sequel LEGO Star Wars II: The Original Trilogy.

Tap your way to victory in Tap Titans, now available on Android

A few decades ago, the term "tapping" might mean illegally listening in to people's telephone conversations or a kind of dance involving really noisy shoes. But in the age of mobile devices, tapping is one of the ways we interact with our smartphones and tablets (and even netbooks or laptops). One of the newest games available on Android tests your tapping skills by making it your only weapon against evil Titans. Welcome to the world of Tap Titans (of course).

Bring out your inner fight freak in Beatdown!, available on Android

If you have hidden anger at your boss, you know that you can never unleash that on him/her, unless you plan to resign and not get your backpagy and maybe even go to jail for assault. Your only other option just to let out all that aggression is through digital games. Beatdown! is a side-scrolling arcade game with retro graphics, and here, the "big bad" is not an alien or a zombie or evil pigs, but rather your very own boss.

Legendary Japanese RPG Ys Chronicles 1 now available on Android devices

If you're a huge fan of anything digital and Japanese, then you would remember a popular game franchise in the early 2000s called Ys, which was available on the PC and PSP back then. Now it is set to make itself known to a new generation of mobile gamers. Ys Chronicles 1 is considered the "godfather of Japanese action-RPG sagas" and is now making its way to your smartphone or tablet.

Collect all fruits, escape traps, and you’re on your way to victory

Here is another retro-style game that will remind you of your childhood of endless NES playing: Floorless Fortress. The old school pixelized graphics and 8-bit music will definitely catch your attention, you might be addicted to this easy arcade game. Actually, game is challenging in a sense that you need to avoid all sorts of traps as you travel through different rooms. Your goal is to survive each room by beating all items you encounter.

Test your sense of rhythm (and color) with DittoBeat

If you liked rhythm games on your game consoles like Dance Dance Revolution, Let's Dance, Guitar Hero, and the likes, you might want to download this new game onto your smartphone or tablet. You won't be doing any actual dancing or strumming a faux guitar however, as it's only your sense of rhythm, your color identification, and your hand-eye coordination will be tested in DittoBeat: Repeat Music Rhythm, now available for Android devices.

Gameplay video of upcoming MMORPG Forsaken World now out

The MMORPG game called “Forsaken World” is actually a counterpart of a PC game – same gameplay and rules – of the same name. While we wait for this game to show its face in beta format or something of that sort to be able to test it out, we will just have to satisfy ourselves with this gameplay trailer. For now.

OUYA in trouble, company needs a serious buyer

No official announcement has been made by the company or any of its executives yet but Ouya seems to be in trouble. An email was recently leaked, believed to have a mention of the company being in debt and in need of a buyer. CEO Julie Uhrman was said to have sent this information to advisors and investors. This was after the Ouya-Alibaba deal worth $10 million was launched. Alibaba has invested in Ouya, in hopes that the latter will be saved.

Pinball Sniper gives a new “endless” twist to classic game

If you're a child of the 80s, and maybe even 90s, and you loved arcade games (and we mean, the literal arcade) then you probably grew up with Pinball fever. But as with a lot of classic games nowadays, when it becomes turned into a mobile game, then developers can add twists and turns. A new Android game called Pinball Sniper turns your (supposed) favorite game into a seemingly endless game, and lets you aim for more than just keeping the pinball in play.

Mini Motor Racing WRT gives you cute cars, global racing action

When Mini Motor Racing came out, we were all treated to a visually great racing game with cute little cars. Not only that, the racing controls were really above average and it was a joy to race while looking at a graphically rich screen. Now the follow-up game has come out, called “Mini Motor Racing WRT” where the initials stand for “World Racing Tour”, and we’re sure you’ll enjoy it like you enjoyed the first one.