Pairing up today's earlier news of the GREE social gaming platform going worldwide in an open beta that has launched today, GREE has also partnered up with Mind Candy, developers of the Moshi Monsters game to start bringing those games to mobile devices worldwide.
Welcome to another edition of our 'Awesomeness' series where we talk about just purely awesome stuff in gaming. While we try to stick with Android related stuff, sometimes we stumble onto something that is on a different platform such as today's article showing what is probably the most awesome console gaming set-up ever.
OrangePixel is quite well known for the retro style games on multiple platforms including Android. Today they have released a little gift to all of their fans in the form of a free games called Groundskeeper that comes complete with great retro graphics and some sweet chip tunes by Gavin Harrison.
GREE, who acquired OpenFeint last year and are currently one of the three major social gaming platforms in Asia, have gone worldwide with the launching of an open beta today. This launch has been in the works now for some time, since last year, when they announced plans for expanding outside of the Asian market.
Back in April of this year we talked about GameFly mentioning plans in one of the Shacknews podcasts about getting into funding Android game developers and Android game publishing. Now GameFly has come out to officially confirm this as well as their plans to open up their own GameFly GameStore for Android.
The original Babel Rising game which was released on iOS and Android by White Bird Productions back in 2010 has been picked up by Ubisoft apparently who has been working on remaking the game. Called Babel Rising 3D, this remake of the original 2D game is slated for release next month on iOS and Android.
We've talked about this game a few times in the recent past but now we can finally say that Gameloft's Men In Black 3 game has finally been released onto Android. Actually, it was released on iOS and Android at the same time which is something that almost never happens.
Nimblebit, developers of the hit game Tiny Tower, are currently working on a new game for Android and iOS called Pocket Planes. In fact, Pocket Planes is part of the Tiny Tower world complete with all the pixel art and pixel people, also known as 'bitizens'.
From the makers of Dead Space comes the new Mass Effect game for Android that we have been talking about for the last little while. EA has just released Mass Effects Infiltrator onto the Google Play store which is not only a mobile exclusive part of the Mass Effect storyline but also ties into the other Mass Effect games as well.
Noodlecake's next game in their Game-A-Week project, or GAWP for short, is Tiki Lavalanche which we mention last week would be heading to the Google Play store this week. Well the official release date for Tiki Lavalanche is set for May 24th.
So we have come to the end of the Week 2 giveaway for the second Asus Transformer Pad gaming pack. Of course we are positive everyone is eager to find out who is the winner for the Week 2 giveaway so let's just jump right into it shall we?