Rovio has released a new mobile game that has nothing to do with anger or birds, or Angry Birds for that matter. The new game is called Nibblers! and is a match-3 puzzle game that features strange looking fish and other sea creatures instead. There also happens to be plenty of fruit as well.
Tag: Social games
Deep Silver FISHLABS and ISBIT Games have released a new game on Android today called Clashtag, but only in certain regions right now. The global launch for this game will be happening later this Summer. This isn’t your typical game though. This is a social game built around Instagram, and is actually a series of mini-games that you compete in against other people.
When Peter Molyneux and his new studio, 22 Cans, released their social game experiment Curiosity: What’s Inside the Cube? the other day, they didn’t expect the response to be as overwhelming as it has been, having seen a much larger install and player base than originally expected. A lot of people want to know what is inside a cube and with Peter Molyneux promising it’ll blow your mind, I think everyone is a little bit curiosity as to what is in there.
While we all wait for the My Little Pony game to be unleashed onto Google Play for all the My Little Pony fans out there, we do know that the iOS version of the game is slated for release tomorrow, along side the numerous other big titles released that seem to be planned for November 8th, 2012 on both Android and iOS. That means that the Android version of the My Little Pony game could show up tomorrow as well, or shortly thereafter.
Here’s a new social sim game recently released by NAMCO BANDAI Games, who we’ve seen in the mobile market with rather famous games like PAC’N-JUMP and PAC-CHOMP!. Their newest release, named Deluxe Cafe, sets itself as a social game that includes all that social-ish goodness that creates some mixed opinions among casual and hardcore gamers.
Electronic Arts have been speaking a lot over the past few days about their stance in the gaming industry in general, talking about how they are saving any new IPs for when the next-gen consoles are released and that they won’t be making the same mistakes next year as they did this year. Now word has come out that they have completely dropped the notion of single-player games and are now, instead, focusing solely on multiplayer games and interconnection between platforms, something we have seen slowly making its way onto their mobile games lately.
Back in November of 2011 we reported on the hit browser-based fighting game My Brute and that is was coming to Android before Christmas. Well that didn’t happen and half a year later here we are finally being able to report that My Brute has now landed on the Google Play store.
Gameloft just dropped a ton of media in our laps along with an announcement of two new social games called Kingdoms & Lords and Cosmic Colony. Along with the announcement of these two new games comes new trailers for the upcoming Amazing Spider-Man game as well as Asphalt 7.
GREE, who acquired OpenFeint last year and are currently one of the three major social gaming platforms in Asia, have gone worldwide with the launching of an open beta today. This launch has been in the works now for some time, since last year, when they announced plans for expanding outside of the Asian market.
Interesting news coming out of Japan today regarding a certain game mechanic that they have just ruled as illegal. Due to this new ruling, the stocks of some major social gaming companies like GREE, DeNA and others have plummeted drastically to upwards of a 23 percent loss.