Google Play Games can now utilize "Nearby" multiplayer if implemented by the developers. Nearby multiplayer allows users to invite other players who are near them in real life to their online game session. It also can find people playing the same game as you who are close by.
A new puzzler has arrived onto Google Play called Space Kitty from Sly Lamb. While this game has nothing to do with the Nyan Cat, that is completely okay because it is actually quite a fun game to play. Players will take on the role of Captain Kitty who is out to save a bunch of scared aliens from a space station that was destroyed, trapping them in there.
Originally a card game, Sentinels of the Multiverse now exists in the digital realm with an Android release that costs $9.99. Fans of the original will be happy to know that this is a fully featured version of the game, and even uses the same artwork, along with new artwork created by the same artist.
One of the major players in the hard rock music scene, and have been for awhile now, Avenged Sevenfold have decided to release an action RPG onto mobile. This interesting game is called Hail to the King: Deathbat and surprisingly looks quite good visually. Usually when this sort of thing happens, it is more of a 2D experience but not with this game.
Having already released a more modern racing game, aptly named Cargasm HD, Candella Systems LTD has decided to release another racing game but this time set in a more Roman type of theme called Chariot Wars. This game does feature both single-player and multiplayer game modes to race in.
Drone: Shadow Strike is a new game where you get to make tactical strikes against bad people (I assume they are bad). It is available for free on Google Play and features in-app purchases, that in a really awesome feature can be turned off in the options menu.
If you are a fan of Disney Infinity you may be craving the experience on Android platforms. Sadly unlike Skylanders the game is not available, and it doesn't look like there is chance Disney Infinity 2.0 will be getting the Android treatment. However, if you own the NVIDIA Shield Portable or the Shield Tablet you can stream Disney Infinity 2.0 from your PC to your NVIDIA device.
Virtual Reality is certainly becoming a pretty interesting sector of the video gaming industry to watch. There are plenty of companies doing the whole Virtual Reality thing with headsets of their own. This really stems from the Oculus Rift doing so well before being sold to Facebook. Archos is planning
If you are not yet sold on getting an Nvidia Shield Tablet for your Android gaming needs, this morning Nvidia began teasing on Twitter that there are a bunch of new features coming to their tablet, the biggest one being Android 5.0 Lollipop.
Wayward Souls is an action-adventure game built for quick playthroughs and massive amounts of replay value. It was inspired by Spelunky, Secret of Mana, and our previous game, Mage Gauntlet.
Procedurally generated random levels mean that every time you play the game, it's a different experience. Control one of six characters, all with their own unique playstyles, abilities, and equipment. Explore and fight for survival, in combat where your tactics, positioning, and timing matter.