Companies making video games based on/tied into blockbuster movie hits seems to be the rage these days and Glu, with partnership from Skydance Productions, is looking to terminate the competition with a new Terminator game. This will be a free-to-play action title with head to head combat and is being designed with the collaboration of the films creative team.
Day: June 9, 2014
On Thursday, in an impressive effort to bolster consumer interest in its well received Nook line of tablet computers, Barnes & Noble Inc. has announced a partnership with Samsung Electronics Co. to release a co-branded Nook tablet. The upcoming device will be a re-purposed Samsung Galaxy Tab 4, called the Galaxy Tab 4 Nook. The co-branded tablet is expected to launch in August, with Nook software pre-installed on the device.
Gameloft, the publisher behind the recent Amazing Spider-Man 2 mobile game, has announced a new runner style game with Spidey called Spider-Man Unlimited. Players get to use many versions of Spider-Man to fight the Sinister Six, who are behind a plot to gain unlimited energy from a “malevolent dimensional rift.”
Trading Card Games like Magic the Gathering and Order & Chaos Duels are wildly popular and have a proven game play formula. Hardscore Games is looking to shake that formula up a bit by adding some fast paced strategy and 3D visuals to their up coming game Star Admiral.