We installed the new operating system on our HD2 for a hands-on look at an early build. What we found was a tweaked user interface that’s more slick and more up-to-date and many improvements to the back-end for better battery life, speed and responsiveness.
The ridiculously addictive game, Cestos 2: Party Time, by ChickenBrick Studios has received an update for the holidays! Among the new features coming to the holiday update is a new game mode, Race, where your goal is to tag all the correct order before your opponent does. That is not all though in this update!
Recently release iOS game by Namco, Puzzle Quest 2, will be coming to Android as well in early 2011. Ironically, the original Puzzle Quest never came to the Android Market. If you don’t know what Puzzle Quest is, take an RPG game and have it go out for a one night stand with a Bejeweled match-3 type of game, result being Puzzle Quest.
Chillingo awhile back dabbled in the Android Market with a few titles and while those titles were mediocre at best, Chillingo is looking to re-enter the Android-sphere in the near future. A large part of this can be given credit to EA which recently purchased Chillingo for $29 million. What was once exclusively iOS is no more.
Vegas City is a simulation game where you can create your own Las Vegas strip complete with casinos, resorts, high rollers and more. Developed by Digital Chocolate and originally released onto Facebook, Vegas City is slated to come to Android in the near future. Soon you’ll be able to become filthy rich, in-game anyways.
Lady Bugs are very commonly found in young childhood memories, or in this case hatred filled frustration. This game is a Sokoban style game and for those of you that have no idea what that means, like me, it means pushing all the blocks into specific locations. These types of games can be very fun but very frustrating!
Been looking at a few games you just can’t decide whether to buy or not? Well, you’ve got about 2 weeks to try them out for a full 24 hours before buying them. It comes alongside news that the Market will be seeing an over-the-air, automatic update to all devices running Android 1.6 and above.
Fend of waves of tanks… and tanks… and more tanks, in this tower-defense style strategy game from ArmoredSoft featuring somewhat improved graphics, and plenty of levels to keep you busy. Tower-defense games, if you’re not familiar with the genre, are an industry standard in the mobile gaming world.
While details are still coming out about the Holiday content that is coming to Pocket Legends shortly, by the looks of things there is a lot in store for players. Santa costumes complete with a giant beard, Gingerbread man cookies (go figure), presents and what looks like a special dungeon quest(s) to help captured elves! Want a peek at it?
Always wanted to be a game developer but just don’t have the know-how or the time to actually do it? Well now you can become a successful game developer,in-game that is, in Game Dev Story by Kairosoft. In this Sim style game you are an indie game developer looking to make it big with one of your games.