Hutch Games has had successful entries in the Play Store with the different driving/racing games that they have produced. If you have played Smash Cops Heat, Smash Cops Bandit or MMX Racing, then you know what I am talking about. Their latest game, which is soon to be released, is MMX Hill Climb. It takes what was great about MMX Racing and ratchets it up a notch.
Released by Brownmonster Ltd, a studio comprised of a single developer, Rush Rally 2 is a new auto racing game for Android. In this game, players will compete in 72 different tracks that are spread out over 7 different locations. With 8 different cars available, players will be able to add vehicles to their fleet by progressing through the variety of races.
It looks like Fruit Ninja will be heading in the same direction as the Angry Bird franchise has recently done by getting it's own movie. The Angry Birds movie has actually done well for itself since its theatrical release last week, and so this has strengthened the resolve to make a movie about Fruit Ninja.
The Skylanders franchise has gotten a new game added to its catalog today called Skylanders Battlecast. This particular game has been in a region-specific soft launch for a bit now, but today is the game's global launch. The interesting part about this game is that it follows the Skylanders tradition of having a physical product that players can purchase in stores. So, just like with the Skylanders figurines that you can scan into your games, Skylanders Battlecast physical cards can be purchased and scanned into this game as well.
Yesterday Deep Silver Fishlabs revealed their upcoming Sacred Legends mobile game heading our way in the near future. However one game a lot of people are waiting for that has already been announced is Galaxy on Fire 3 - Manticore which is slated for release onto mobile devices this Summer.
Indie developer errorsevendev (aka Apex Creative) has already released a few enjoyable puzzle games onto Google Play over the past year, and their newest one has landed today called Volatiles. Besides being an interesting play on words, this game is all about sliding the appropriate tiles in order to complete the puzzle without blowing yourself up.
A new skateboarding game is heading to Android soon simply called Skater. Unlike a lot of games in this genre, Skater focuses solely on three things, doing tricks, your shoes, and your board. Players have different skate parks and course that they can skate through with all the ramps, rails, and anything else you could want.
Fans of the TCG genre have a new game they can check out on Android called Swords and Sorcery, although no relation to the Superbrothers game of the same name. Developed by Mindstorm Studios, this game is an RPG that features a trading card mechanic, as well as a kingdom building one. So it is a little bit of everything under one title.
To be released by Mi-Clos, Antioch is an upcoming gamebook for the Android platform. Set in the eponymous city of Antioch, players will assume the role of one of two detectives who are attempting to solve a murder that occurred within this dark city. The gameplay is to be one of interactive fiction and will be set within the noir genre, with players working within a narrative and focusing on what to do next, either in pursuing leads or options within dialogue.
During the last part of 2015 and the beginning of this year, Deep Silver Fishlabs announced a number of partnerships with other development companies for upcoming game releases. Now these games are starting to get announced and ready for release, with the newest one being Sacred Legends.