Another week is winding down, heading towards the weekend and that can only mean one thing and that is it’s time for another round-up of Android games that happen to be on sale right now. While a majority of the game from your mid-week round-up are still on sale, there are a few notable additions to the list of discounted games.
Day: July 26, 2013
As many of you know eeGon just released their multiplayer turn-based strategy game called TurtleStrike onto Android. You probably also know that right now eeGon is holding their first of many tournaments for cash prizes, with this first one having a total of $5,000 USD up for grabs. Well we have decided to team up with eeGon to give away a bunch of eeGon coin packages to a bunch of lucky readers.
The Minecraft: Pocket Edition 0.7.3 looks to be getting closer to finally being released onto Android and iOS. This update will feature mostly bug fixes since Minecraft Pocket Realms has been released in its beta for since the 0.7.0 update. However, it isn’t all bug fixes that will be coming with this update.
Mad Catz unveiled their entry into the Android-powered console arena during E3 2013 which is called Mojo. While the console was on display at E3 and subsequent shows for some hands-on loving, the hardware within the console itself was there was more for showing the prototype console then actually being finalized hardware for a production release.
Even though the new Nexus 7 Android tablets were announced only a couple of days ago and are slated to hit Google Play for purchase on July 30th, 2013, if you happen to be the sort of person that doesn’t like waiting a few extra days to order yours then you might want to head on over to Amazon where the $229 WiFi model is already up there for sale.
Square Enix has made one of their games on Android just a little bit more accessible as they have put Chaos Rings up on Sony’s Playstation Mobile store. This is the first Square Enix title to appear on the store and while most Android users shouldn’t have a problem grabbing their games off of Google Play, those of you who prefer Sony’s store can now grab a copy of Chaos Rings off of there.
Back in the beginning of June 2013 we talked about Tin Man Games and that their next Fighting Fantasy title slated for release would be Appointment With F.E.A.R. and while this is still true the company has posted a rather large blog post about some big changes heads our way from Tin Man Games. All of the changes are good of course.
Vector Unit’s newest addition to their catalog of awesome games happens to be the very recently released sequel to Riptide GP. While the game was just released onto Android and iOS, no official version has made its way over to Ouya. Of course that doesn’t mean you can’t side-load the game onto your Android-powered console after buying it off of Google Play and that is exactly what one Ouya owner did.
Harebrained Schemes have finally launched Shadowrun Returns onto PC via Steam as of yesterday and while this probably made a lot of people happy there is on question that remains – Where is the tablet version of the game promised in the Kickstarter campaign? As you’ve probably noticed, it isn’t available for Android and iOS tablet users yet. Well last week a new trailer was released for Shadowrun Returns and that is where something quietly happened, the release information changed.