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Look out below! Temple Jump launches today

News By AppSpy Staff, 5 days, 5 hours ago
Look out below! Temple Jump launches today

The floor actually is lava in this new pixelated platformer by Nexx Studio. Temple Jump hopped onto the App Store and Google Play today and it’s got enough twitchy, platforming fun to keep you hooked for quite a while. You guide a limbless blob, a “jumper”, if you will, across 12 levels of perilous traps and pitfalls. Your goal is to collect as many gems as you can, though you’ll have to watch your step around crumbling pillars, gleaming spikes, and jumping fireballs all ready to send you to a most toasty end in the lava pits beneath you. Stay out of danger by holding your thumb to the screen to charge your jumps, releasing to fall to the next platform. Along the…

Expect metal and bullets to fly in new action-strategy game Intruders – Robot Defense

Preferred By AppSpy Staff, 1 week, 5 days ago
Expect metal and bullets to fly in new action-strategy game Intruders – Robot Defense

If you like your robots a little more Terminator than ASIMO you won’t be disappointed with Mustplay Games’ new tower defence game Intruders – Robot Defense, which has just launched on iOS and Android. When alien invaders set out on a mission of conquest against mankind, it will come down to you to repel the enemy onslaught using a combination of strategic planning and a generous helping of high tech defences, including Hero Soldiers, Missile launchers, turrets, and Drones. With over 80 unique levels to battle through, the developers have been hard at work to supply plenty of content which can be experienced in 4 different game settings such as Time Attack (where you&rsq…

Puzzle and adventure awaits with Tiles &Tales, available on iOS and Android

News By AppSpy Staff, 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Puzzle and adventure awaits with Tiles &Tales, available on iOS and Android

Recently launched by its publisher European Games Group, Tiles &Tales is a free2play Fantasy Puzzle Adventure RPG set in a universe where there is no shortage of colourful tasks to complete and puzzle challenges to overcome. With simple screen swipes, taps, and flicks, Tiles & Tales aims to provide an intuitive gameplay loop, letting players gradually level up their hero and compete with friends through unified Facebook connectivity. Once choosing any one of Tiles &Tales’ four central characters, you’ll embark on a journey to match coloured tiles and levelling up your hero, fighting enemy foes in an attempt to free the kingdom of Zanira. Developers Trilith Entert…

Cut down your enemies in idle RPG Endless Frontier on Android and iOS

Preferred By AppSpy Staff, 1 month ago
Cut down your enemies in idle RPG Endless Frontier on Android and iOS

Idle games are a fairly new invention, but that hasn’t stopped them from exploding in popularity and number. There are loads to choose from, all jostling for position in app stores across the world. South Korean studio Ekkorr threw its hat into the ring last year by releasing Endless Frontier. Endless Frontier mixes elements of modern mobile RPGs with your standard addictive clicker. It’s a colourful, continuous battle between good and evil, and your cohort of warriors is the only thing standing in evil’s way. There are over a hundred fantastical heroes to unlock and upgrade, from four different character types – elves, orcs, humans and the undead. Each offers som…

Challenge foes online and discover new treasures in MU Origin’s huge new update

Preferred By AppSpy Staff, 1 month ago
Challenge foes online and discover new treasures in MU Origin’s huge new update

MU Origin, the highly successful fantasy MMORPG from Webzen looks set to continue impressing players this February with its latest update, finally adding the long sought after Server Arena, an intuitive Guardian Soul System, The curious Muren’s Book, and much more. This latest update allows players to prove online that they’re the best warrior, now giving them the ability to participate across PVP servers in the Server Arena when exerting dominance. Whether it’s power, honour, or merely blood you’re fighting for, you can now do so in competitive real time via PVP. MU Origin’s latest update doesn’t just tinker behind the scenes but in front also, adding…

Take to the tide and experience the new in Oceans & Empires’ latest grand update

Preferred By AppSpy Staff, 1 month, 1 week ago
Take to the tide and experience the new in Oceans & Empires’ latest grand update

It’s all systems go from today for diehard Oceans & Empires fans thanks to Joycity’s latest update to the game, which makes building up the best maritime fleet and exploring rich islands more exciting than ever. Free to download now on iOS and Android, new challenges now await in the form of many new sea monsters this time levelled between 31 and 33 to keep players on their toes. However fear not captain, although the beasts are now more viscous than ever, the new update also ups the max castle level cap from 30 to 32, keeping battles balanced and fair. Sure to raise the odd seadog’s eye-patch or two, there’s even a new ship to seek out in the form of a new ti…

Explore new realms and tame fantastical Creatures in Creature Quest

Preferred By AppSpy Staff, 2 months ago
Explore new realms and tame fantastical Creatures in Creature Quest

If you’re seeking to scratch that strategy itch while also getting your collectable role-playing fix, Creature Quest, the new mobile game from Heroes of Might and Magic creator Jon Van Caneghem is here to answer that call. Now available to all iOS and Android users, the game is free to play from today. Featuring plenty of ever-changing quest maps to help keep battles fresh and players engaged, Creature Quest challenges you to explore and fight your way through creature-collecting quests that combine turn-based strategy with in-depth RPG mechanics. Over 500 unique fantasy creatures are waiting for you to tame, discover and enhance, so give in to the explorer within you. Starting off…

A new year, a new update for MMO Arcane Online

Preferred By AppSpy Staff, 2 months ago
A new year, a new update for MMO Arcane Online

Arcane Online is a fantasy MMO game that challenges you to protect the troubled land of Eldine from hoards of enemies. Join guilds, slay monsters, win loot and level up – the tried and tested formula for RPG fun. It was developed by PlayWorks and published by Gala Inc. last year - and it’s just received an update. Originally there were three character classes to choose from - warrior, mage and shaman - each with their own skill set. Now there’s a new kid on the block. The archer. That could change the makeup of your guild, since an archer can hang back and loose arrows like nobody’s business, whilst warriors do their thing up close and personal. There’s also…

Build cities, overthrow rivalries, and channel the Dragon spirit within you in King of Avalon’s latest update

Preferred By AppSpy Staff, 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Build cities, overthrow rivalries, and channel the Dragon spirit within you in King of Avalon’s latest update

Fantasy fans and wannabe warriors rejoice, King of Avalon is back with its latest update, and this time there’s plenty more strings to the successful MMORPG’s bow. Allowing players to combine human combat skills and the divine powers of the dragon together for the first time, the Arthurian legend successfully comes to life on both IOS and Android devices. Since its launch last year it’s clear that the developers have made a point of keeping themselves busy, reaching out to fans and listening to feedback in order to best decide how to innovate and improve on what people already enjoy about the game. We were lucky enough to catch up with the folks at FunPlus (the publishe…

Game of Dice is back with a vengeance (and a winter update)

Preferred By AppSpy Staff, 3 months, 1 week ago
Game of Dice is back with a vengeance (and a winter update)

Winter is officially upon us, and with it comes Joycity’s brand new winter update for its smash hit game – Game of Dice. For those of you who’re new to the game, Game of Dice is the thrilling and super competitive virtual board game that sees you play solo or against your mates, to be named the most powerful property tycoon in the game. While the game is already a huge success, the newest winter update looks set to be the best version yet, and is crammed full of cool (see what we did there) new features. Explore the brand new 1:1 Crystal Village map, and take on your competitors in an intense battle to activate the glacial crystal - letting you ramp up your tolls and ban…

Defy danger and roll your way to victory in Orborun, Tiny Lab Productions’ critically-acclaimed mobile runner

Preferred By AppSpy Staff, 3 months, 1 week ago
Defy danger and roll your way to victory in Orborun, Tiny Lab Productions’ critically-acclaimed mobile runner

Fans of 2013’s highly successful precision-based 3D runner Orborun can rest easy knowing that the game has recently made its way home to developer Tiny Lab Productions, which will oversee all updates and advances during the coming months. The shakeup comes as a result of French mobile publisher Bulkypix’s recent liquidation after finding themselves suffer bankruptcy three months ago. The changeover means that Tiny Lab Productions will be better able to handle the critically-acclaimed mobile puzzler, which received a Meta Critic rating of 81, an 8/10 rating on Pocket Gamer, and a 4/5 review by us - which you can check out here. Tiny Labs also have plans to release Orborun 2 in…

Jingle Bells turns steampunk in Note Fighter’s newest update

Preferred By AppSpy Staff, 3 months, 1 week ago
Jingle Bells turns steampunk in Note Fighter’s newest update

We all enjoy singing along or thrashing out some air guitar to our favourite tunes from time to time, but for those of you actually trying to learn to play music, we know that it can be a bit of a frustrating experience. Enter Note Fighter - a simple app that turns note reading into a game, giving a helping hand to all of you music aficionado’s out there. And this December, Polish studio MythicOwl has given the app a festive update just in time for Christmas. Getting to grips with Note Fighter is straightforward – there’s a one-octave piano, five staves above, and a metallic composer called Steamy in the corner. Notes roll along the staves towards Steamy, and you have t…

Seekers Notes: Hidden Mystery introduces festive fun in its latest update

Preferred By AppSpy Staff, 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Seekers Notes: Hidden Mystery introduces festive fun in its latest update

MyTona aren’t new to hidden object games, having released The Secret Society: Hidden Mystery in 2012. The Russian developer introduced mobile gamers to a brand new installment in its ‘hidden mystery’ series last year with Seekers Notes, taking the story to the cursed city of Darkwood. And with its latest update, Darkwood is looking a little more festive, and has a few more unwelcome neighbours to boot. If you’re a fan of The Secret Society, you should find the gameplay of Seekers Notes just as fun. You have to discover clues around 28 highly detailed locations against the clock, solving puzzles and talking to the locals as you go. Each stage of the game reveals a…

Valkyrie Connect from Ateam combines Norse mythology with Japanese roleplay

Preferred By AppSpy Staff, 4 months ago
Valkyrie Connect from Ateam combines Norse mythology with Japanese roleplay

Japanese developer Ateam released Valkyrie Connect in summer this year, exclusively for the local market. The company built on the same formula that made its 2015 roleplaying game Unison League a hit – collaborative real-time battles and vibrant anime graphics. But the game has now been released worldwide in most major languages, so we can all get in on the action. The developers have mined the wealth of quirky mythology from Norse history to give Valkyrie Connect a unique twist, whilst characters are shrunken to adorable chibi proportions. Gameplay involves strategically picking your favourite characters to fight ever-more-dangerous opponents. There’s an autoplay function to…

WeGo Interactive’s new RC racer Re-Volt 3 lets you tear up the tarmac on both IOS and Android

Preferred By AppSpy Staff, 4 months ago
WeGo Interactive’s new RC racer Re-Volt 3 lets you tear up the tarmac on both IOS and Android

Be sure not to set yourself in a tailspin this week and take to the track in WeGo Interactive’s new RC racer Re-Volt 3, the latest in the immensely popular mobile racing franchise that’s available to download now on IOS and Android devices. Re-Volt 3 isn’t afraid to put you through your paces with over 20 pulse-pounding courses in which to drift, swerve, and race through. But don’t worry, there’s over 70 types of remote-control vehicles to master, upgrade, and customise during your career as a pro RC race car driver. Pedal to the metal either solo in the game’s story mode or with friends around the world, it’ll be hard not to feel immersed whilst…