The developers of Candy Crush Saga have been in the news a lot over the last few days and not for any particular good reason. King made headlines over the recent trademarking of the word 'Candy' and then made even more headlines by trying to go after the developers of The Banner Saga because they used the word 'Saga', another word that King has trademarked.
Well it is that time again for another round-up of Android games on sale this weekend. There is actually not a huge difference between this week's mid-week round-up and this one besides a few additions to the list like the shmup title Sine Mora.
The old school Atari tank battle style of game has been around forever and a day, along with numerous remakes of the game as well. A new game called Dragon vs Robots breathes new life into this old school style of gaming by totally changing up the theme of the original to include dragons and robots.
For those of you who used to play the FPS games from back in the day, you'll be happy to know that there is a new FPS game on Google Play that inadvertently pays homage to those old school games. In fact CrossGuns 3D has a very Doom-like feel to it, especially when it comes to the visuals for the game.
In the world of mash-up games there really is no end to the possibilities that can come about from mixing multiple genres into one title. Most of the time it works out rather well although there are a few mash-ups that end up being pretty bad. Pinball Block Breaker Craft isn't a bad mash-up by any means but it certain is one of the more unique ones we've seen so far.
Ludosity is an interesting little studio. Among the four-person developer’s library, they have a platformer in Bunibon, a Zelda-like with Ittle Dew and, most interestingly, a competent fighting game with Healthy Weapon.
Cateia Games has announced their new game for Android called Kingdom Tales. This is a unique little RTS style of game that actually has levels you need to complete in order to progress through to the game's end, sort of like the older RTS games for PC from back in the day.
A few days ago Ouya announced that it would soon be bringing its platform to other hardware and it seems the first company to jump on board is Mad Catz with their Android-powered game console called the MOJO. Now depending on who you are and how you feel about the
In an interesting move, Ouya has announced that we will soon be seeing the software portion of their platform on other hardware, leaving behind the exclusivity their software had with their Android-powered console system of the same name. This move is to make the Ouya platform more ubiquitous and platform
Google has revealed what their next project is that they are working on and it is called Project Tango. Usually we don't report on these kinds of things unless there is some sort of benefit to gaming on Android and with Project Tango there could be a pretty interesting benefit
In Hope the player’s actions are limited by the character’s confinement. There is not much to do in the damp tower you’re trapped in besides walking, sighing and crying. And sleeping at night, of course. Nothing you can do will affect the development of the story, although you may find a way to know about the Prince’s journey. You may also be able to find out about the Princess’ background, that part of the tale nobody ever cares about. And of course, there will be an ending, although it may not look as heroic from this point of view… or does it?