OrangePixel is one of the great indie game developers for Android and is usually overlooked and highly underrated. There are lots of other great indie developers out there but most get lots of press when they release something such as EVAC by Hexage. Super Drill Panic is a new game coming soon to the Android Market.
XDA – a long running online community known best for their persistence in hacking smartphones has officially prevailed over the notoriously difficult to crack HTC G2. Just a month after it’s release HTC’s complex anti-hacking software (and hardware, apparently) has been rendered useless. A full guide can be found after the break, if you don’t mind taking a 500 dollar leap of faith.
Soundfreaq makes high fidelity sound gear for new technology such as the iPhone. Their newest system comes enabled with Bluetooth so while you are watching a movie, tv, listening to music or playing games, you can actually keep your Android device in-hand wires-free and get all the good high quality sound thanks to their Sound Platform.
Mad, crazy, Chuck Norris like skill and probably drunk judging by the picture. That is what Herman the Hermit is. Developed by VisualDreams, this is a 2D platform jumping game although with how the graphics look in the preview screenshots saying that it is 2D seems a bit of a stretch. It looks a lot more 3D than 2D graphically.
Everyone who has been playing Angry Birds will be pleased with this announcement. Rovio has released the first update for Angry Birds for Android and it is a pretty nice sized update. First, the game now supports QVGA screens so anyone who owns an Android device with a QVGA screen will have proper screen support with the graphics in-game.
Bowling is a time-honored classic American game. From a teenage hangout to a middle-aged beer league, bowling alleys are great places to kill time and have fun in pursuit of that elusive perfect game. Now, developer Game Resort has brought that fun to your Android handset in Doodle Bowling, an animated bowling game with some decent physics behind it.
It has been awhile since an RTS/sim game of any sort looked good enough to catch our attention. Launched about 10 days ago, Warring States by Noumena Innovations is a real-time strategy (RTS) game featuring all your city building needs that you would find in similar games like Civilization or Age of Empires but with an Asian theme.
Hexage has been developing games for Android for awhile now and every single one of them have been great games. Following the release of their most recent game, EVAC, Hexage has also launched their games in HD versions for HD phones and the upcoming Galaxy Tablet. What’s eben better is to celebrate the launch of HD titles, all of them are on sale!
Coming to light yesterday are some pretty interesting patents filed by Apple regarding gaming, specifically multiplayer gaming in what appears to be a mesh of augmented reality and FPS gaming. It all meshes together using services such as location finding, a way to shoot your enemies which will register on their phone and more.
Good news for all your avid gamers who own a Droid2 Android phone, especially if you play a lot of games using emulators. Game Gripper has now made a version of their awesome little add-on for the Droid2 phone. If you haven’t used one of these yet, they are one of the better little add-ons you can buy for your gaming needs.