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Flappy Bird Returns, With Multiplayer


As we all knew, the infamous Flappy Bird would make its return to mobile devices everywhere at one point. And now we know that point is soon, and by soon I mean August of this year. Nguyen, creator of the game, said that this version will have a multiplayer mode, and will be "less addictive", but didn't elaborate at to how it would be less addictive. Once the new version hits iOS...

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FarmVille 2: Country Escape, More Farm-tastic Fun From Zynga


Everyone has heard of FarmVille. A popular game that millions play on Facebook where you start a farm, and raise animals and grow crops in order to make a living. Through Facebook, you can gain neighbors for your farm via your friends list. I know there was a point when I played it way back as well, for a short time. Well, over time Zynga had been trying to find some way to bring all the fun...

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CandySwipe Creator and Developer King Reach Agreement


We all remember a while back the huge fit that was thrown over Candy Crush's dev King when they attempted to trademark the word "Candy". Albert Ransom, the indie developer that created CandySwipe fought them tooth and nail on the acquisition. Albert even wrote an open letter detailing as to why King should not trademark the word "candy", as it would trouble his game CandySw...

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Halo Co-Creator Makes Mobile Game For 'Core Gamers'


Alex Seropian, the co-creator of Halo, who branched off to go and make his indie studio Industrial Toys, has raised $5 million with funding from Accel Partners to help launch a mobile game that is geared more towards the hard-core gamers called Midnight Star. Accel Partners in the past has invested in Rovio and Supercell, the companies responsible for Angry Birds and Clash of Clans, respec...

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MacGyver Game Coming To Mobile


So who remembers MacGyver? It was a very popular show back in the 80's, and has become somewhat of a household name to some. MacGyver was a secret agent who would save the day and get out of sticky situations all by making handy gadgets out of everyday junk and appliances of sorts. Well, MacGyver is making a comeback, as an all-new mobile game. The game is in the process of being develope...

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Angry Birds Epic Announced


Rovio, the company behind the Angry Birds games franchise had mentioned a while back that they were working on something pretty big for the next installment of the Angry Birds series, and they were not kidding. Their next release will be called Angry Birds Epic, and it will be a whole new breed of Angry Birds game. Angry Birds Epic will be an RPG style of game, using a turn-base system of play,...

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RUMOR: Xbox Live May Become A Mobile App


Now, let me begin by saying that for now, this is only a rumor. Sources who shall remain unnamed, claim to be "familiar with Microsoft's plans", one of which being that they may branch out with their Xbox Live service, so that it won't only be on their consoles, but may very well come to mobile devices such as Windows phones, and perhaps even Android and iOS devices. A wh...

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Mad Catz May Make Mobile Gaming Controllers


Everyone is trying to get a piece of the mobile gaming phenomenon, making accessories and controllers to enhance mobile gaming. While companies like Nyko and Power A have their PlayPad and MOGA, it looks as though Mad Catz is getting in on the action too by creating a mobile gaming game pad. But what's even better is that theirs will be Bluetooth based and will be called GameSmart. With Blu...

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Angry Birds Stella Announced

17 February 2014 - 04:00 PM | Kat in Android iPhone / iPod iPad News Other Mobile OS

After over 24 hours of tease regarding an announcement, developer Rovio has come through with information regarding the next iteration of their incredibly popular Angry Birds games. Called Angry Birds Stella, it will follow the title character herself and friends who are described as "a group of feisty characters with a shared love for fun, adventure, and creativity." Though not much...

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Pokemon X & Y Get's Bundled With 2DS

05 December 2013 - 08:47 PM | Ivan in News Nintendo 3DS Other Mobile OS

The 2DS, Nintendo's newest handheld console, hasn't had the best reception, since its launch earlier this year. Joystiq reports that Nintendo has decided to help make the sell by bundling the game with one of the hottest game around - Pokemon X & Y. The latest Pokemon titles from Nintendo have already sold over 4 million units and are still going strong. The bundle will set back use...

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Rovio Announces Next Angry Birds Game

16 October 2013 - 06:08 PM | Ivan in Android iPhone / iPod iPad News Other Mobile OS

Rovio Entertainment, the developer of the Angry Birds video games, has announced the latest entry in the iconic franchise. Angry Birds Go! The game is a cart racer set on a 3D Piggy Island, where you must get downhill first. The game is set to have some fun and innovative features, according to Rovio:FIRST-EVER 3D ANGRY BIRDS WORLD! See the birds and pigs from every angle as Piggy Islan...

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Microsoft Considers Cross Play Between Xbox One and Smartphones

17 October 2013 - 03:00 PM | BJBrown in News Other Mobile OS

Oh Microsoft, you are such a tease. Remember all of those Microsoft devices out there that few of us have? Well, in a recent interview with Australian gaming site Ausgamers, head of Microsoft Studios, Phil Spencer stated that the future of gaming is in cross-platform play. Mr. Spencer was referring specifically at the time to Microsoft’s Halo franchise and that the cross-platform ties between...

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