Released by White Wizard Games, the studio behind Star Realms, comes another digital deck building game, only this time it’s built around the Cthulu Mythos. The goal of this game is fairly straightforward. Players are looking to either drive their opponent crazy. Should the game end before that point is achieved (which can occur when one’s deck runs out), whichever player has the most sanity left is declared the winner.
Day: 19 May 2016
Fury Road Survivor glistens with voxels of beauty. I am finding it hard to believe that a game with voxels can look so impressive, but it does. The sand shimmers, explosions skyrocket into the air and mobile combat couldn’t be finer. If you like recently released driving games like Pako Car Chase Simulator or Splash cars, then you will want to look into Fury Road Survivor by Tiny Games.
Released by hiddencat, LIGHT is, as the headline would suggest, a stealth puzzle game for Android. In this game, players will control the eponymous ball of light called ‘L.I.G.H.T.’, and are tasked with completing a series of mazes in the dark, of which there are forty.
Epic has announced today that the newest version of their game development engine, Unreal Engine 4, now officially supports Google’s new Android-powered Virtual Reality platform Daydream. The support comes in the form of an official plugin which is actually now available for developers to grab and use to make Daydream games already.
Released by Madfinger Games, Unkilled is a zombie shooter for the Android platform. Set in New York City, players assume the role of Joe, who is a member of an anti-zombie unit that is under the moniker WOLFPACK. Madfinger has announced that the game has now received its biggest update yet, and it’s also one of significance.
Capcom’s Resident Evil 5 is now available to download on Google Play exclusively for Nvidia Shield Android TV. In Resident Evil 5, returning hero Chris Redfield—star of the both the first installment and Resident Evil Code Veronica—teams up with newcomer Sheva Alomar. Alomar works for the West African branch of Redfield’s new employers, the Bioterrorism Security Assessment Alliance. Redfield may know the enemy, but it’s Sheva who knows the terrain. While Resident Evil 5 on consoles and PC featured two-player co-op, the game has been redesigned to work on Shield Android TV as a single-player experience.
Minority Media today has announced that their upcoming Virtual Reality game called Time Machine will finally be launching this month for both major VR headsets, the Oculus Rift and HTC Vive. The narrative for this game was written by the Assassin’s Creed III and IV writer Jill Murray.
Rovio has made an announcement to remind people to keep their phones on, instead of off, if they happen to be in a movie theater watching the new Angry Birds movie that hits theaters tomorrow. This is because the company’s newest game, Angry Birds Action!, has a special sort of integration with the movie.
Released by Sleepy Sentry, Smee’s Space Race is a new casual, endless game for the Android platform. In this game, players will assume the eponymous role of a little monkey named Smee, who has set his sights on being the first of his kind to set foot on the moon, by way of balloons.
Launching earlier this week on PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, Homefront: The Revolution, the sequel to 2011’s first-person shooter Homefront, will be available to stream on Nvidia Shield devices via GeForce Now this month. This particular game takes place in 2029, four years after the brutal occupation of the United States by North Korean forces. The setting is Philadelphia, the birthplace of Independence but now a police state where citizens are oppressed, constantly under surveillance by drones and armored patrols. Anyone who steps out of line is savagely disciplined.