With over 50 million players worldwide and 10 million runners on Android alone, its safe to say that Temple Run is the new Angry Birds of Android 2012 (alongside Angry Birds Space of course). Today Imagni Studios have updated the 3D runner game and have added a Twitter integration so you can let the world wide web know what you actually do at work.
There is a new basketball shootout game available for Android simply named BasketBall Shootout (3D) from Menue Games. This is your arcade style basketball game where you have to try and score as many points as you can in a certain amount of time.
Well a fair amount of UK Android gamers will be happy to know that thanks to a deal with O2's parent company Telefonica, you will soon be able to have access and play all of EA Mobile's Android games that are compatible to your device for free for three months.
After the recent news regarding Amazon's App Store now supporting in-game purchases we figured this would start to bring a lot of freemium and free-to-play games over to that App Store and it seems that it is happening already. PlayMesh has just released their free-to-play MMORTS (Massive Multiplayer Online Real-Time Strategy) game called Valor.
Generally, about 99% of the time, when we talk about a zombie game it is usually us playing as the humans trying to survive in some fashion against hordes of evil zombies, usually done by mowing them down with a plethora of weaponry. However did we ever stop to think that perhaps the zombies have feeling to and are just trying to survive?
While there is no absolutely known example of what gaming could look like through Google Glasses, although we can certainly guess, this video shows how it could look. This is, of course, hypothetical and even if it does come true would be way in the future.
A new 3D action-arcade game is heading our way sometime at the end of this month (April) called Monster of Puppets which is being published by NuOxygen. Originally developed by Drakkar Dev, Monster of Puppets will be a rather dark tap & slash type of game for Android.
It seems a lot of classic games are being remade and revamped for release on mobile. Another one in currently in the works called The Bluecoats - North & South which is being remade for mobile by Microids. For those of you unfamiliar with this game, The Bluecoats is an action-strategy game set during the Civil War period.
The Oregon Trail, a game from back in the day that is still popular and has had many revamps and spin-offs over the years, now has a new indie game development team working on a title which will pay homage to this classic. Currently being developed by a team calling themselves The Men Who Wear Many Hats, this new game will be filled with zombies and pixel art.
Back in the beginning of February 2012 SilverTree Media released a new Cordy themed game onto Android called Cordy Sky. Shortly after reporting on the game's release it mysteriously disappeared from the Google Play store for some reason. Well it now seems to be back and staying put this time.
It seems like everyone loves getting in touch with their inner Picasso. Since it launch in February developer OMGPOP's Pictionary-style game has reached over 50 million downloads in basically 50 days. Now officially the fastest selling mobile game in history, it has surpassed Rovio's latest game, Angry Birds: Space.