VaragtP Studios has released a rather interesting new RPG onto Android that not only looks rather unique, but plays out differently then your usual RPG title. If this developer sounds familiar, it is probably because it is the same developer behind games such as Loot Hero, Run Bird Run, and Pango Slide. However, besides Loot Hero, Tap Heroes looks to be the company's best game so far.
AdVenture Capitalist is a new free-to-play game about capitalism which is now available. Published by Kongregrate and developed by Hyper Hippo, AdVenture Capitalist is all about tapping to make as much money as possible.
A self described "techno-arcade" game, Spinner Tronic combines a unique soundtrack with arcade style gameplay which is now available for Android devices. A good game if you're looking to kill some time with.
It may not be Friday but it is still officially the end of this week and like always, here is a list of Android games currently on sale right now. This week's list may not be the biggest it has ever been but most of the games in this list are actually quite good. Tin Man Games has a couple of titles on sale as does Forever Entertainment, Herocraft, and there definitely are some other good titles from great developers on sale right now.
Released by Ultrateam, Ultraflow is now out. This game is a fairly strait foward puzzle game, where players attempt to move a smaller disc into a larger one that's located elsewhere on the board. There's a monochromatic feel to each board, with simple visuals that are largely comprised of lines, and simple geometric shapes.
Masters of the mobile retro games, OrangePixel is currently working on a new title called Space Grunts and are releasing development videos showing off the gameplay while it is being built. What is really intriguing about this game is that it will apparently be a blend of turn-based gameplay and arcade shooter. Of course it will also feature OrangePixel's unique style of pixel art.
EA has quietly done a soft launch of their next Need for Speed game called Need for Speed: No Limits. This game has already come under fire for a particular IAP that will be included in the game and that is the in-app purchase players have the option of using where they can purchase more gas. Whether this actually made it into the game or not is something we will be finding out shortly.
Bandai Namco had pushed out an update today that brings some new features to their free-to-play collectible card game called Outcast Odyssey. This marks the first major update to hit the game and with it a whole new event system for players to partake in if they want to. This new event system is called Brogan’s Challenge.
In our first part we explored how Sega overtook Nintendo in the early 90’s to become the biggest video game company in the world. It was through attitude, marketing, and most importantly defining themselves as better than Nintendo. Despite the Super Nintendo’s better graphics card and superior sound board, the Genesis took an early lead in the console wars. It wasn’t to last however, as Sega's odd obsession with the Genesis forged the beginning of its downfall.