Ngmoco has announced that they will be shutting down four of their games permanently. While three of these games are not on Android at all, one of them happens to be on Google Play and has been for quite some time and has between 500,000 and 1 million downloads. That means there is a decent amount of people on Android who play We Rule that will soon lose the realms they have created.
Back in November we talked about an unnamed FPS game that made an appearance in the financial earning for Ngmoco / DeNA as an upcoming game for Android and iOS. Well now Ngmoco has let the word out that this FPS game is called The Drowning and that it is coming with some pretty high-end graphics for mobile gamers.
With Thanksgiving here in the USA coming closer and closer, Mobage has decided to hold a variety of events across multiple titles in celebration of the Turkey eating day. Also added into the mixed are some Black Friday specials as well for those of you looking to score a deal or two through in-game purchases for any of the titles you may be playing on the Mobage platform.
ngmoco have released two new games onto their Mobage social gaming platform on Google Play called Boney the Runner and Monster Mall, both of which fit perfectly into the Halloween theme that still is lingering in the air today. However, both games are completely different from each other with Boney the Runner being a running game while Monster Mall happens to be a sort of Tiny Tower type of game but themed around a mall instead, populated with monsters.
There seems to be a lot of announcements coming this week from game development companies and publisher over future gaming line-ups and releases heading our way soon. Today is no exception to that as DeNA/ngmoco has announced 10 new partners have come on board to release new games onto their social gaming platform called Mobage for Android and iOS.
Recently we talked about Hasbro teaming up with DeNA for a slate of Transformers themed games for mobile gamers to dig into. Well now ngmoco is releasing details of what the first Transformers themed mobile game will be as well as when it will be arriving on both Android and iOS.
ngmoco is in the new again today scoring another deal, this time with developers of the highly popular game Tiny Tower. In this agreement, NimbleBit will be bringing their next game, called Pocket Planes, to Android using the Mobage network from ngmoco.
It looks like we can expect to see some hardcore social games heading our way starting this Summer thanks to a new partnership between ngmoco and Kabam which will bring Kabam titles to Android, taking advantage of ngmoco’s Mobage platform.
During GDC 2012 we talked about an upcoming title from ngmoco called Dreamtopia. This game is a unique blend of city building and RPG mechanics wrapped up into one title. Your city building is based around fulfilling the dreams of your citizens which makes for quite a unique type of game.
We met up with ngmoco at GDC 2012 where we talked about the upcoming improvements heading to DragonCraft and Skyfall, which we will be covering in a separate article. The other topic of conversation was a new game that will be making its way to Android soon called Dreamtopia.