The newest Skylanders game, Skylanders: Trap Team is out now, with a version available for select Android devices. It is touted as being the full console experience on tablets, and has its own controller and base that go with it for the same price as the console release, $74.99.
PocketMine-MP is pretty much the go to software if you want to run your own Minecraft: Pocket Edition server but don't want the limited population that the Mojang official servers offer for a fee. With this software, you are technically only limited to the hardware your server is running.
Samsung has been working on their own virtual reality headset since the Oculus VR was bought by Facebook, essentially opening up the market for other companies to make their own virtual reality headsets for gaming and other goodies. We truly believe that the sale of Oculus to Facebook opened up the market for other companies to get into but more on that in another article. This article is about a beautiful new game coming from ustwo called Land's End which will be for the Samsung Gear VR headset.
Here at DroidGamers we are always looking to do different and unique things with Android gaming. We've ran our own competitions already and there have been a few instances in the past where other companies have ran their own as well including Major League Gaming. However, if Android gaming were to actually break into the eSports scene on a more serious level, it would be interesting to see what games people would like to be able to compete in.
Two Star Wars games, Tiny Death Star and Star Wars Assault Team, have been removed from the Google Play Store, in a move to shift focus to "higher priority" games. This is referring to the recent Star Wars mobile release, Star Wars Commander.
Halfbrick's first big hit, Fruit Ninja, has been out for quite a long time now. Even to this day it is still a pretty fun game but that doesn't mean Halfbrick hasn't been working on improving it. In fact the company has pushed out a pretty massive update that not only adds a lot of new content, but also adds plenty of new optimizations.
A couple of weeks ago we reported on a new game coming from Kiloo, the developers of previous games like Subway Surfers and Bullet Time HD. This new game from Kiloo, called Smash Champs, features animal characters who like to beat the hell out of each other. However in this game you will be taking on the role of the trainer of said animals.
Gameloft's latest installment into their Modern Combat franchise is finally on sale which means those of you who have been waiting for a price drop to happen before picking this game up can now head over to Google Play and snag a copy for cheap.
Slitherine has seen some pretty good success on Android so far, especially with the release of Small General, Qvadriga, and the game they are most known for on Android which is Great Battles Medieval THD. The company has also seen quite a lot of success on iOS with their Frontline franchise since last year and now Android gamers can expect to get their hands on this franchise soon.
As many of you may know by know, Dead Trigger 2 from Madfinger Games has had some tournaments for players to compete in with prizes ranging from in-game cash to actual physical prizes. So far they have been short tournaments but the new ITHACA Tour is much bigger than anything already held.