As Round 1 of AGC#2 ends and Round 2 begins we see a lot of familiar names in the top spots that were apart of the first AGC last year. We also see some new names as well! So I'm sure everyone is excited to know the results of Round 1 so here we go!
Connect2Media has signed a deal with developers Sonic Boom to bring four of their titles to Android soon. As part of the deal, two of the games will be Pocket Farmer and Pocket Zoo Keeper and two of the four games should start making their way to Android later this Summer.
You may or may not recognize the name Alawar Entertainment but we are pretty sure you've heard of their games such as Farm Frenzy that were published by Herocraft. Well they are gearing up to release one of their bestsellers on iOS onto the Android platform called Gourmania.
It's time for another Hidden Gem off the Android Market and this time it is a retro-style game that, amazingly, has very small download numbers. Deflecticon is a game inspired by old school titles such as CurveBall or 3D-Pong and features some great glowy retro graphics.
Fieldrunners HD has been available for US Residents off the Amazon App Store for a couple of weeks now but for anyone else outside of the US, it has been available on the Android Market for the same amount of time. Well now Subatomic Studios has expanded the Android Market's reach.
Gameloft has released another game onto the Android Market which is a bit of a surprise considering no one really knew about it. What is even more surprising is that this game is free. However, wasn't isn't surprising is that it's based off another game. What games is it? Green Farm.
Well here is something you don't read about every day. Wesley Snipes, yes the actor, is coming out with a game called Julius Styles. The first episode will be landing on iOS sometime in August with the Android version apparently coming later this year.
Following the recent release of the Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 Nook 7.0 is the Samsung Galaxy Tab Nook 10.1. Featuring a 10.1" 1280x800 display, the latest Nook is another Samsung/Barnes and Noble Hybrid and retails currently for $299 with an instant $50 rebate.
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
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.