Many of you out there signed up for the beta program for Minecraft: Pocket Edition when it first started. If you are signed up, you will always have access to the current beta for of MCPE and today there is a new update out for the beta version called the Boss Update. Guess what comes with this update? A couple of new bosses!
Back in early 2015 we learned that there would be a collection of games heading to Android in the near future called Duke Nukem 3D: Hail to the King Collection which was being developed by Voidpoint. Since the initial story we followed the development of said collection of games, including having a great interview with Richard "TerminX" Gobeille of Voidpoint. However, now we have some bad news to report, which is this collection of games has now been canceled.
Fans of the Hack 'n' Slash genre will have another game to sink their teeth into, those this one has a casual feel to it. Released by GameRepubliq, Dragon Sword is a tale of Ryu (the character whom players will control), who sets out with his sword to defeat evil. The game is spread out over several different locations that include forests, tundras, islands, beaches, and deserts.
During the now concluded Gamescom 2016 show Madfinger Games revealed what their next title would be, which is a Destiny-style game called Shadowgun Legends. While we already have a fair amount of details revealed about this game, the only gameplay we have seen has been that short clip in the video leaked out the other week. Well now we have a bit more of an official look at the gameplay for Shadowgun Legends.
Justin Roiland is the co-creator and lead voice for the Adult Swim cartoon Rick and Morty. Well he has now founded his own Virtual Reality game development studio called Squanchtendo, and promises to make some great and humor-filled VR games for all Virtual Reality platforms.
Bandai Namco has announced a new Kingdom game will be heading to mobile devices soon called Kingdom: Seven Flags, and no, there's no relation to the amusement park with the similar name. This particular game looks to be a battle between armies, controlled by other players, for total domination of the land.
Earlier this year we had the opportunity to talk with Hibernum, the the team of talented individuals behind the soon to be released game Saber's Edge. Fast forward to a few months later, and Saber's Edge has been released worldwide for Android and iOS devices. A fascinating world has been created for this unique puzzle/action/strategy game. We were fortunate enough to talk with Hibernum and the game's producer, Marc-Andre Larose about the creation of this intriguing amalgamation of game genres.
Based on the eponymous TV show, Con Man: The Game gives players the opportunity to run their own comic book convention. Players will be in charge of running Shock-A-Con, which will include the cast and characters from the show's first season, with the job of making sure everything runs as perfectly as possible.
Every once is a while, there's a curious intersection of ideas in gaming. In this case, it's Cosi Games' newest release, Muhammad Ali: Puzzle King. In this game, which is similar to other Match-3 hybrid games, players will be following the life of Muhammad Ali, from his childhood in Kentucky and up through the various ranks in different cities.
Zynga has decided to release another FarmVilla game onto Android today called FarmVille: Tropic Escape. This is a spin-off of the original game but with a different, more tropical, theme to it. You will be building and growing a variety of structures and crops, but all of it happens to be what you would find in the tropics.