Riptide GP was developed by Vector Unit who are no strangers to water racing games. They have developed previous titles including the hit racing game on XBox Live called Hydro Thunder Hurricane and looking at Riptide GP you can see their expertise shine when it comes to this type of racing game.
About a month or so ago we announced a game that would be landed on Android called Skillz: The DJ Game for Android tablets. It will probably be available on phones as well but the gameplay will be geared towards tablet players. So what is the gameplay like, it will be somewhat like DJ Hero but with a different style of controls.
Generally we post about the free game of the day, when it is actually a game, on the Amazon App Store. Today there is no free game being given out so instead we checked out what games were on sale. There are actually some pretty great titles that you can grab for pretty cheap right now.
AndEngine is a game development engine designed for Android. It has been an open source project that was started by Nicolas Gramlich who I've had the pleasure of talking to on and off for the last year or so. Well today I received a neat little email from him with some great news, Zynga Mobile has snatched him up!
Monster Madness by Southpeak Games was released for Tegra 2 Android devices earlier this year. However, for some reason a couple of months back the developers decided to take the game off the Android Market. Since then it has remained off the market until now.
In the world of Android tablets there are a ton of options for you to consider. Everything from powerful single-core tablets to beastly dual-core powerhouses are available for Android gamers to choose from. We have had the pleasure of messing around with one of Samsung's new offerings the past few weeks, the Galaxy 10.1 tablet.
One device we are interested in playing with and enjoying is the upcoming Android gaming console called the EVo 2. Developed by a company called Envisions, this will be a home gaming console like the Xbox 360 or PS3 but will run Android as it's operating system.
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.