A popular board game that goes by a variety of names such as 'Ludo', 'Pacheesi', 'Twenty-Five', 'Sorry!' and so on has arrived on Android. Having been given a makeover with cute elves and graphics, Elf Ludo by Artex Studios brings the game to your Android device.
Good news for all you Leisure Suit Larry fans out there that were sitting on the edge of your seats hoping its Kickstarter project would be successfully funded. It is now officially funded and still has about 6 days to go. This also means it will indeed be coming to Android along with a plethora of other platforms.
Our friends over at The Binary Mill were kind enough to pass along a preview build for their upcoming Android game called Mini Motor Racing. Featuring a top-down perspective similar to Reckless Racing, you will be racing across a variety of tracks with a variety of vehicles at your disposal including a Fruit Ninja car and Santa's sled.
The folks over at Slashgear have made an interesting observation over today's Angry Birds Space update which could be a hint at things to come in the future, or not. However, the inclusion of what looks to be the pink Simpsons donut, being munched on by an Angry Birds pig, seems to be an interesting little visual.
It looks like we can expect to see some hardcore social games heading our way starting this Summer thanks to a new partnership between ngmoco and Kabam which will bring Kabam titles to Android, taking advantage of ngmoco's Mobage platform.
Kairosoft seems to be starting a habit of letting all of us know when the next game for Android will be coming and what game it will be. In the past they have never said anything until the game is released except for their most recent title Cafeteria Nipponica and now Pocket Academy.
Gamevil is certainly making a push this month on Android with multiple game releases already. Today they have released yet another title onto the Google Play store, this one being a 'social' war game called Last War. I will say the term 'social war game' does make me chuckle a bit.
While not the biggest update in the world, Rovio's Angry Birds Space has just received an update that fixes a few bugs that was causing the game to crash on older Android devices. Aside from that though, it does bring some new levels along with the bug fixes.
Way back during GDC 2011 we got to sit down with Tin Man Games and take a look at their Gamebook Adventure series which, at the time, was currently available on iOS only. However, they did tell us that there were plans to bring the series over to Android and it seems as though that is finally happening with their first title GA 1: An Assassin in Orlandes.
An award-winning game from Activision's first Independent Games Competition called Rigonauts has just been officially confirmed for release on multiple platforms such as iOS, PC via Steam and, of course since we are writing about it, Android. So what is Rigonauts?
For the most part tunnel racing games are pretty standard in what you do in them. Generally you race through tunnel, usually either against time or against opponents, collecting power-ups and dodging obstacles on your way to the finish line. Busted! by Mental Warp is a bit different then your usual tunnel racing game.