We've been following the development of Bethesda's upcoming TCG-style game, that also happens to be themed around the Elder Scrolls universe, for some time now. Well for those of you who have been keeping an eye on it as well, you'll be happy to know that you can now pick up Elder Scrolls: Legends off of Google Play in a sort of open beta form.
Every year for the past few years Square Enix Montreal has held their own game development jam session dubbed Square Jam, and this year's event has just ended. Square Jam is a week-long event where developers work on all kinds of projects related to Square Enix titles, or completely new games, and this year there were some interesting ones to come out of the session.
Fans of pinball should take a look at this game, as it's a new spin on the classic concept. Dubbed PinOut, this game plays like pinball does, with the flippers, ramps, controls, etc, only in this case there isn't a machine with a backbox at the far end.
I wasn't quite sure what to think of RETSNOM when I first saw it. It didn't take long before it completely grabbed my time and imagination. RETSNOM is a game published by Magic Cube that is from independent game developer Somi, who lives in South Korea. He deftly balances developing games in his spare time and working a full-time job. If you have ever done that, you know it isn't easy to do. However, what he has pulled off, is nothing short of brilliant. You need to check out this game.
Magic Cube delivers all-out action in Smashing the Battle. If you are a fan of plenty of action, and wave after wave of enemies, then Smashing the Battle is a game you may want to check out. It stars a heroine in a mech-like suit, plenty of robot enemies, bosses and an interesting narrative that drives the game. Best of all, you can download and play it now.
EA Games and PopCap games have finally released Plants vs Zombies: Heroes. We have been waiting for this one for quite a while. It is a card-based battler and has high production values. It is a great looking game and plays well too. If you are looking for a game with a fair amount of depth and enjoyable art, this is it.
Noodlecake Studios continues to add to its library of excellent games for Android. This week, Android players will be treated to a new game that is full of rapid action, colorful characters and a pretty interesting story. The Bug Butcher will release Thursday, October 20th.
Vainglory has received its newest update, which pushes the version number to 1.23, and brings with it a new hero, the Fall map, and more. Additionally, for any of you out there who are skin collectors, there are some new ones making their debut with this update as well.
Released by ZPLAY, Mr. Jump is a side-scrolling runner that has now been ported overto Android. Mr Jump is a game that focuses on being unusually difficult, the game contains a total of three different worlds, each containing a dozen levels. These will range from volcano/molten lava, to forests, the future, and even Mayan ruins.
It is Friday which means it is time for another one of our Android Game sale round-ups where we list all the games that are on sale over on Google Play. This week's list is actually quite long, with very few repeats on it and plenty of new games that have gone on sale for the weekend.