This is a constantly updated list of quick bite-sized news, our current running giveaways and tournaments, links to game beta on the go, and anything else that fits into this category of news.
Live Game Betas: Right now there are two games currently running beta testing phases that you can sign up for. First there is the Darkstone beta sign-ups that are live right now as well as the newly announced CastleStorm closed beta that Zen Studios is holding. Sign-ups for the CastleStorm are also live right now.
GTA: San Andreas and MOJO: Little known fact, Rockstar Games recently tweaked Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas to work on Mad Catz MOJO game console, regardless as to whether or not you have it rooted or it is un-rooted.
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Herocraft has dipped their toes into the old school arcade shooter arena with the release of their new game a couple of days ago called Mig 2D: Retro Shooter. Just like the name of this game suggests, players will be thrust into the world of a top-down scrolling arcade shooter which you probably played similar games back in the day in arcades.
Back in May of last year Amazon launched their Amazon Coins feature for use with their Kindle Fire tablets and the Amazon AppStore. Since then not much has happened in the way of expanding access to Amazon Coins outside of Kindle Fire owners until now as the company has now made available Amazon Coins to all Android devices if you live in the USA, UK or Germany.
Gameblyr has released their highly acclaimed strategy board game Pathogen onto Android today. As some of you might be guessing by the name of this game, your goal in Pathogen is to basically take over the board with your color. While this may seem simple at first, it actually gets quite challenging once you get into it.
Back in September of last year we reported on a new turn-based strategy war game called Sword of the Stars: Ground Pounders which had just arrived onto Google Play. The developers of this game have been working hard to bring it to PC and now it is available on Steam through there Early Access program. So why are we reporting on it? Because Kerberos Productions has announced that cross-platform gameplay with Android users, among other features, is on the way.
Mad Catz has been a pretty big advocate when it comes to rooting their Android-powered game console called the MOJO. What rooting this console does is open the possibilities up a lot more all around with using the console. It also happens to make just about everything appearing in Google Play which includes games that may be limited by mobile device.
Cinemaware is a company not too different than DotEmu in a lot of ways. They both like to bring classic games to mobile platforms but DotEmu has a lot more game releases currently than Cinemaware does. Cinemaware also happens to be porting their own games (for the most part) over to Android while DotEmu specializes in other companies titles.
King has been in the news a lot lately and not for the best of reasons but today is a bit different as the company prepares to file for their IPO which is looking to be valued at possibly over $500 million, at least according to the Wall Street Journal. The official press release however doesn't mention any actual value the company is looking for.
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?