This is my first aritcle that’s not a game review, so bare with me while I find my feet. Recently I’ve been thinking about where gaming on android is headed. Now when the Tegra 2 chipsets hit a vast array of devices, a lot of people weren’t too happy as it was thought it would add to the fragmentation that already exists in Android.
Tag: HD Games
We wanted to pick both games by developer Central Bytes but since this is supposed to focus on one hidden gem we had to pick between their two releases. We decided to go with Defense Craft Strategy HD since it is the newer of the two games they have out for Android.
Well all our UK readers have something to look forward to if you are planning on buying a game from Gameloft right now. They are holding a sale on all of their Android HD titles for anyone in the UK to purchase. All Android HD games are priced down to only £1 which is a pretty awesome deal.
Gameloft has decided to go green today and celebrate St. Patrick’s Day but giving all us Android gamers a chance to win free Android HD games and possibly even a Galaxy Tablet! Great news right? Well not totally and here is why. This giveaway is only open to people in the UK so unless you spoof your carrier, you can’t win.
Robo Defense has been around for a ridiculous amount of time on the Android Market. In fact it was one of the first games I ever played when I got my G1 back when Android first came out. It’s been sitting as the #1 paid game for almost as long and now Lupis Labs Software has gone and made an HD version of the game.
Seems in our last article it should have been titles “Triple header” instead of double header thanks again to our resident tipster, Mariano Zorrilla! After a bit of digging, Mariano came up with a new game slated for release on the Android platform by Gameloft, Shrek Kart HD. As you may have guessed, this is similar to Mario Kart but with Shrek Characters.
Gameloft seems to be making more news every day. While a lot of Android gamers won’t touch Gameloft game due to the lack of availability in the Android Market, it is still exciting to see more great titles becoming available. To update yesterdays post regarding Brothers in Arms 2 HD, it is now available for purchase through the Gameloft Store.
We aren’t exactly sure when this happened aside from very recently but if you are one of the gamers who bought Avatar HD from Gameloft you might want to be glad you were quick at doing so. It seems that Avatar HD has been pulled from the site, both the free trial and the full version. The reason behind this is also unknown at this time.
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!
The developer of Blastosis: Invasion, Siliconis Games, sent me a nice little email to tell me about his game being released onto the Android market. So off I went to go download it and give it a whirl. Blastosis: Invasion is a space shooter game where your fly your ship around shooting everything that comes at you and gain power-ups along the way while enjoying some great graphics.