Chukong Technologies has announced that Cocos2d-JS has merged into Cocos2d-x to form Voltron... er... the new Cocos2d v3.7 update which is now available for download. For those of you not familiar with Cocos, this is basically one of the largest and most popular game development engines for mobile games. According to Chukong Technologies, Cocos now has over 490,000 registered mobile game developers and over 16,000 published titles.
Set to be released on August 6th, Farming Simulator 16 is the latest release in the eponymous franchise. From what we were told, this version is an iteration on where Farming Simulator 14 left off. GIANTS Software GmbH, the developers, will add a bunch of new content including newer crops, updated graphics, and local multiplayer.
Climax Studios announced awhile ago a new Virtual Reality game for the Samsung Gear VR called Bandit Six. You may remember us reporting on it when it was released. Well the company has been investing heavily into VR technology in order to get ever better at making games for it. Now they are ready to announce their second title and it happens to be a follow up to Bandit Six called Bandit Six Salvo.
Released by G5 Entertainment, Supermarket Management now has a sequel called Supermarket Management 2. Available both from the Amazon Appstore, as well as Google Play, players can climb the supermarket ladder until they have built a commercial empire.
Well if the Ouya saga hasn't been interesting enough for you as of late, today's news will certainly get your interested and quite possibly not in a good way. After Razer confirmed that the purchase of the Ouya company, mainly the software and the development team, news is now out that the company is backing out of their promised $1 million fund for indie developers.
DroidGamers has an opportunity every now and then, to learn more about the companies that make the games we enjoy playing. We get the chance to find out about their inner workings, and what drives them to create games. Nekki, the game developer behind Shadow Fight 2 and the immensely popular Vector, has given DroidGamers such an opportunity. This is a two-part interview. In this first interview, we will learn about the origins and inner workings of Nekki. Our second interview will be about the highly anticipated Vector 2, which is in development now, and will be coming to Android/iOS very soon.
Noodlecake's popular tapping frenzy of a game called Bitcoin Billionaire will soon be getting a pretty massive update called Bitstone to the Past. This will be a very large content update which will be taking Bitcoin Billionaire into the past. How far into the past? Well it looks like there will be some prehistoric goodness with this update.
WeGo Interactive released a 3D arcade game called Cliffy Jump with features the same sort of isometric 3D visual styles as Crossy Road does. In fact there is a fair bit of inspiration found in Cliffy Jump that is largely thanks to Crossy Road, right down to the numerous characters you can find and play as. It is also just as addictive.
Operation Deimos is a new terrorist-filled shooting game that features a cubic-based pixel visual style to it. While this game does take the first-person perspective, it is actually a continuously side-scrolling gallery shooter, but a lot more animated than your typical gallery shooter title.
Mobile gaming is generally considered a human activity but what if your cat wants to play a mobile game? Most cats like to watch the goings on over on your mobile device's screen. Perhaps they want to play a game once in awhile themselves and now there is one designed specifically for cats to play called Kitty Champion.