Glu Mobile is teaming up with Skillz to bring real-money gambling to their mobile games. The first game to receive this new feature will be Deer Hunter Reloaded since it is legal in 37 states to bet on games based around skill while actual online gambling on games revolving around chance is only legal right now in three states.
ngmoco has contacted a bunch of editors at various Android sites offering them a challenge, be the first to complete the Proving Grounds in the game on a Skyfall branded Galaxy SII and we will win (5) five of the same Skyfall branded phones to give out to our readers. Yes we have been put to the test.
So with all the giveaways on different media that we are holding, we decided that a formal list of winner would be helpful which we will update each day when someone wins a prize. Each person has 24 hours to contact us via email to claim their prize.
As Round 1 of AGC#2 ends and Round 2 begins we see a lot of familiar names in the top spots that were apart of the first AGC last year. We also see some new names as well! So I’m sure everyone is excited to know the results of Round 1 so here we go!
So our little gaming tournament was supposed to start July 1st but due to the holidays that weekend we decided to delay it. Since then we have had even more interest in AGC (a.k.a Android Gaming Challenge) which is always nice. In fact, there is so much interest that we have modified the layout.
Rusty Hearts by Perfect World is a very artistic action/MMORPG game that focuses heavily on the action part when it comes to actual combat. We were waiting on publishing this article so we could give you, our readers, a chance to win beta keys into the closed beta that starts July 27th!
Didn’t win some Android antennas in the scavenger hunt Spacetime Studios held when Pocket Legends for Android was released? Missed that awesome Android costume giveaway as well? Well you still have a chance! You’ll have to keep an eye on their Facebook page though for clues to where the Android is located each day.
International Mobile Gaming Awards, commonly known simply as IMGA is at it again! IMGA is currently accepting mobile applications to be tested, weighted and judge against the top games out there for mobile platforms. IMGA has been in the mobile gaming awards mix for 7 years in which they have aimed “to recognize and reward the best innovator”.
So as you may have noticed, I took the weekend off thinking this would be an ideal time to slip a couple days off and spend time with my family hoping it would be a slow news weekend. In reality it was a busy weekend not just for Android news but Android gaming news as well. So here is a quick rundown of gaming news over the weekend.