While Niantic Lab may have canceled their talk and subsequent gameplay show off at GDC for their upcoming Pokemon GO mobile game in exchange for additional development time before showing it off, the company did break the game out for a quick gameplay preview at SXSW 2016.
Day: 21 March 2016
Released by Underwater Apps, Beat Jumper is a new tower jumper for the Android platform. Players will look to see how high they can climb the “Disco Tower”, a la Doodle Jump. What makes this game different is how it rewards players. The faster players make a decision, the higher the player can jump.
With us being at GDC 2016 all last week, there was some news we wanted to get out but just didn’t have the time to do so. Now that we are back, we are catching up on things and one of those pieces of news happens to be nine Sega and Warner Bros games being announced as coming soon for GeForce Now.
Telltale Games have been busy little bees it seems and today the company revealed a few details about their upcoming Batman series they originally announced last year. On top of that, the company also has a big announcement to make tomorrow about two other series, one being Minecraft Storymode (the arrival of Episode 5) and a new series coming in the future which currently is remaining nameless until tomorrow’s announcement.
The newest Humble Mobile Bundle (#17) has arrived and this particular one is actually full of really good games. This is probably one of the better Humble Mobile Bundles we’ve seen in awhile, and it falls under the three tier system instead of the usual two tier system.
Released by Celsius Online, Celsius Heroes is designed to be a “mid-core” RPG, where things begin on the simple and casual side, and gradually moves into something deeper, with a heavy emphasis on characters and decision making. The developers are claiming inspiration from the likes of Dungeon Master, Eye of the beholder II, Might and Magic IV, and the Ultima Series.
Miniclip has a history of releasing good games for Android. Their latest game Basketball Stars, is an online game that will have you breaking ankles, shooting threes and having a fun time while doing it. Basketball Stars is an enjoyable free-to-play game from Miniclip, and you should definitely check it out.
As you are probably aware of, we have been at GDC 2016 all last week, with Jaymes and Ryan holding down the fort here. Well we are back and we have plenty to report on, so this is just a bit of a round-up of what you can expect to find over the next few days here on DroidGamers. (Hint: There’s a lot)