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Game News

Avatar HD Now Available From Gameloft

We just received a tip yesterday from Dave Loft who was the person responsible for bringing to light Gameloft’s DRM policy issues awhile back. According to Dave, you are now available to get Avatar HD for your phone from the Gameloft website and sure enough after checking out the link it is there and is available for purchase at $4.99. It looks real good too!

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Skies of Glory Cross-Platform Tournament!

We here at DroidGamers had been hinting about something coming up shortly after the first Android Gaming Challenge. Well the wait is over and I’m proud to announce another first not just for Android but for mobile gaming in general. What is it? It is the first ever cross-platform real-time multiplayer tournament and we have teamed up with SGN to bring this to life!

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Game News

Google’s Game Developer Advocate Leaves

Mark DeLoura was only hired by Google about 5 months ago to fill the much needed position of Games Developer Advocate. After 5 months being with Google, Mark announces that he has left. This is the second big name Google has lost over the summer from their gaming department with Android developer market lead Sun Hu Kim leaving earlier.

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New Beta Version of Runes MMORPG Available

We have been following an MMORPG for Android that has been in development for quite some time now. While it seems as though it will always be in beta a new version was just released and includes a huge amount of improvements and changes including the overall look. Even better still is that there are still available spots open for beta testers should you want to sign-up!

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Full Metal Warriors II

Following in the spirit of yesterday’s retro game article about OpenTyrian here is another retro arcade style game that just landed on the Android market recently called Full Metal Warriors II by JoyMaster Holdings Co. LTD. and is your one-way ticket to some old school arcade ass kicking action. It is time to unleash special attacks and beat down every enemy in your path.

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Game News

OpenTyrian For Android

It is time for some more retro-style gaming and the latest to drop onto the Android market is a game called OpenTyrian by developer Pelya. Pelya is actually a regular over at the Anddev.org forums and has released a few other games onto the market but none as slick as this one. This is your retro space shooter you’ve always wanted to have on your phone.

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Game News

Gameloft Finally Offering Free Trials

Gameloft’s release of 11 HD 3D games for higher end Android phones wasn’t as smooth as they probably wanted it to be. Between the DRM Policy that had to be changed because you were not allowed to re-download games you’ve purchased, some of the games not working properly on phones at release time and none submitted to Android market, it was a rough ride.

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Game News

Guns’N’Glory by HandyGames

Guns’n’Glory is the newest release by game developer HandyGames. In Guns’n’Glory you are actually the bad guy, running a group of bandits who steal gold from settlers. It is a unique game in that it combines the action gaming genre with the gameplay style of a tower defense game making it a really interesting and dynamic game to play.