One thing that has been a pretty major pain in the ass is trying to live stream mobile games on services like TwitchTV. Generally you have to come up with your own solutions to get this to work and half the time it is generally too slow to run through an emulator or anything like that. Lag is another issue half the time. The advent of Android-powered micro-consoles has helped this a bit though.
Here's at DroidGamers we focuses as much as we can to give back to the community, whether it be giveaways or other freebies to our readers. This is a year-round thing that we do but we wanted to take it a step further and pick a charity that we would like to make a yearly event over. When it comes to the video game industry, Child's Play is the leading charity most companies, industry personalities and everyone in between tend to contribute to.
There are over one million apps in the Google Play store. From shopping apps, to news feeds, to some of the most addictive games on the market, smartphone and tablet users are downloading them by the bucket-load. And it seems everyone is getting in on the act.
AMC has announced that their tension and zombie filled TV show The Walking Dead will finally be getting a mobile game in the near future. AMC has brought on a new game development studio called Next Games which is almost a sort of 'dream team' in a lot of ways. Founder in Helsinki, Finland on the later part of 2013, this company has been formed from veteran designers from companies such as Rovio, Supercell and Disney.
We've reported on this rather unique title from Mediocre Games a couple of times in the past but we didn't have a ton of information regarding it at that time. We just knew it was going to be minimalistic in style, have a great soundtrack, and that it would definitely be different from what Mediocre Games usually releases.
Glu Mobile is gearing up to release their next installment into the Frontline Commando series of games soon and today the company has released the first trailer for the game. In this new game players will play as the commander of an elite squad of mercenaries and fight to protect their squad and exact revenge on their enemies.
A few days ago Ouya announced that it would soon be bringing its platform to other hardware and it seems the first company to jump on board is Mad Catz with their Android-powered game console called the MOJO. Now depending on who you are and how you feel about the Ouya platform, this is either really great news or really unfortunate news.
Marvel has randomly announced that they have partnered up with GlitchSoft to develop and release a new game based on the upcoming movie UncannyX-Men: Days of Future Past. In fact this new game will sport the same name as the upcoming movie.
In an interesting move, Ouya has announced that we will soon be seeing the software portion of their platform on other hardware, leaving behind the exclusivity their software had with their Android-powered console system of the same name. This move is to make the Ouya platform more ubiquitous and platform agnostic.
Noodlecake Studios have announced what their next game for Android users will be and it is called Another Case Solved. This new game is something a little different than the normal release of iOS games being brought to Android by Noodlecake Studios. Usually we get more arcade style games but this one is an adventure puzzle game revolving around solving cases.