Another trend that seems to be going strong still these days happens to be the one where game developers are hiring big named actors and actresses to star in commercials for their mobile game. Mobile Strike is currently pimping out Arnold Swartzeneggar in a number of video-based ads, and other games have had their share as well, such as Clash of Clans and Game of War, just to name a couple. Monster Strike is the newest member of this list, bringing on Andy Samberg who just completed and released a series of eight videos for that game.
Day: 5 April 2016
Two veterans of the video game industry have come together to form a new indie game development studio called Dream Team, which is a suitable name considering who the two founders happen to be. One founder is Scott Miller, who is also the founder of 3D Realms and co-creator of games such as Wolfenstein 3D. The other is Lee Perry, who was the lead designer of Gears of War and Prey by Human Head Studios. So it really is sort of a dream team.
Back during E3 2015, Disney and Square Enix revealed that they would be bringing their Kingdom Hearts franchise to mobile with a game called Kingdom Hearts Unchained Key. Well this is that game from what we understand, and it is coming out this week for Android gamers to sink their time into.
The trend of famous people and popular YouTubers getting their own mobile game is continuing with the announcement that another popular YouTuber by the name of KSI will be launching his own game later this Summer. KSI is a well-known YouTuber, mainly in the UK although he does have a large following everywhere, who has just over 16 million subscribers between his two YouTube channels.
Fans of roguelike survival games have a new one to sink plenty of their free time into if you also happen to own an Nvidia Shield device. The recently released The Flame in the Flood by The Molasses Flood has just been made available for Shield devices using the GeForce Now platform as a premium title. This means you will also receive a code for a copy you can download onto your PC.
Released by Titli Studio, Drain Pipe Contract is a new take on the classic puzzler Pipe Dream. In Drain Pipe Contract, players are looking to manage the plumbing for five different islands, all named after the boroughs of New York City. These islands contain 55 different puzzles, where in each of them players will begin with a board that contains an apparently random assortment of pipes.
Brain Fruit by Rock N Glory is a game that was originally released for the Apple Watch not too long ago. Since then the developers have been working on bringing their game over to Android and as of today Brain Fruit is now available for not only Android phones, but for Android Wear as well.
Eisenhorn: Xenos from the Warhammer 40,000 universe will be landing on a number of platforms this year, with mobile gamers getting their copy in the second half of 2016. Developed by Pixel Hero Games, Eisenhorn: Xenos will be taking what happens in the physical books, and making it into a 3D action-adventure game.
If you’re in the middle of schooling various Avengers within TinyCo’s Avengers Academy game, then you’ll be happy to know that there are new students coming to the class today. The Guardians of the Galaxy team has arrived, as students of course, in today’s new update.