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Retry is out now on iOS and Android, thousands of gamers preparing to scream obscenities at their phones and tablets

News By Peter Willington, 18 hours, 15 minutes ago
Retry is out now on iOS and Android, thousands of gamers preparing to scream obscenities at their phones and tablets

Way back in May we went hands-on with Retry, and found an astonishingly challenging arcade game with a very appealing retro aesthetic, great music, and tight controls. The global release of Retry has just landed on iOS and Android, you can try its own brand of teeth-gnashingly tough flight action for free right now. Want it? Get it using the links below. [App Store link][Google Play link]…


You won't believe who you get to play as in A Ninja Zombie Knight Space Racer

News By Peter Willington, 1 day, 19 hours ago
You won't believe who you get to play as in A Ninja Zombie Knight Space Racer

What's better than getting to play as either a ninja, a zombie, or a knight in a video game? Getting to play as either a ninja, a zombie, or a knight in a video game that is set in outer space, that's what. Sure, A Ninja Zombie Knight Space Racer looks a lot like a game by a certain Andreas Illiger, but can you hold that against it when it features a ninja, a zombie, and a knight racing through space?No. No I don't think you can. A Ninja Zombie Knight Space Racer features 35 levels, has single player and multiplayer modes, plus loads of characters. The game's out on the 26th of October on iOS, here's a multiplayer trailer for you.…


The narrator from Stick Squad has the gruffest voice ever, consequently this trailer is amazing

News By Peter Willington, 2 days, 11 hours ago
The narrator from Stick Squad has the gruffest voice ever, consequently this trailer is amazing

Brutal Studio has created a game called Stick Squad. It features first person sniper shooting, explosive assaults, hostages to save, and so on. 60 objectives across 20 maps, loads of guns and plenty of upgrades too. Sounds good. What sounds even better is the trailer. Specifically the narrator for the trailer. He is the gruffest, most hard-boiled sounding dude I've ever heard. It's amazing. Want to try Stick Squad for yourself? Grab it on iPhone or iPad now. [App Store link]…


Smash IT! Adventures trailer shows how you can smash squidgy monsters in their stupid podgy faces

News By Peter Willington, 2 days, 13 hours ago
Smash IT! Adventures trailer shows how you can smash squidgy monsters in their stupid podgy faces

Agnes is a witch who is trying to rescue her cat. To do this, she'll need you to press on the screen to vanquish foes, use magic to destroy even bigger baddies, and swipe away any swines that manage to grab onto you. 30 levels, 100 missions, social stuff, nice presentation: what more do you want? Grab Smash IT! Adventures for free on iOS or Android. [App Store link] [Google Play link]  …


Twerking Ball features a naked 8-bit version of Miley Cyrus in a Flappy Bird clone, and this headline is probably the best bit of SEO I'll ever write

News By Peter Willington, 2 days, 16 hours ago
Twerking Ball features a naked 8-bit version of Miley Cyrus in a Flappy Bird clone, and this headline is probably the best bit of SEO I'll ever write

Twerking Ball is a rope flying game in which you need to zip through oncoming pipes in a Spider-Man style. It's a spin on Flappy Bird and Mikey Hooks, basically. It also features a cheeky pixel art rendition of Miley Cyrus, because sure, why not. It's free and available now. Fill your boots via the store links below. [App Store link][Google Play link]…


Reshape gameplay video may well leave you spinning

News By Peter Willington, 2 days, 17 hours ago
Reshape gameplay video may well leave you spinning

In Reshape, all you need to do is rotate a square in the middle of the screen so that the triangles headed toward it connect all nice, and in turn create a larger square. It's a simple concept for a game, and though it starts off easy, things get faster as your score goes up, making things much harder. Reshape is available for free on iOS right now. Go take a look. [App Store link]…


Trailer for Ice Drift Adventures looks really... 'cool' :D

News By Peter Willington, 2 days, 17 hours ago
Trailer for Ice Drift Adventures looks really... 'cool' :D

Have recent iOS puzzlers left you 'cold'? Are you clamouring to play a n'ice' new one? Does the thought of paying 'snow' money for it get you excited? Then don't be so 'frosty', and click play on the trailer for Ice Drift Adventures. Want to play it? Grab it for 'free'ze on iOS and Android on the links below. [App Store link][Google Play link]…


This Is Not a Test: A Survival RPG Comic has had a massive reboot, updated version available now on iOS

News By Peter Willington, 2 days, 18 hours ago
This Is Not a Test: A Survival RPG Comic has had a massive reboot, updated version available now on iOS

If releases like Sorcery! are Game Books, then This Is Not a Test is a Game Comic Book. Set in a post-apocalyptic wasteland, This Is Not a Test: A Survival RPG Comic asks you to figure out what happened to the world around you and, more importantly, challenges you to survive against all odds. The game's been out for a while now - since 2013, fact fans - but it's just gone through a major overhaul based on feedback from players. Here's the new trailer... Fancy taking a look for yourself? Here's the link you need to do exactly that. [App Store link]…


Here's the trailer for The Lord of the Rings: Legends of Middle-Earth, Kabam's new Tolkien-based CCG

News By Peter Willington, 2 days, 18 hours ago
Here's the trailer for The Lord of the Rings: Legends of Middle-Earth, Kabam's new Tolkien-based CCG

Looks like The Lord of the Rings: Legends of Middle-Earth is a CCG / RPG a la Rage of Bahamut and its ilk. The game's available right now on iOS and Android, and you can see all the character collecting shenanigans in the new trailer for the game below. Up for another trek through the Shire and beyond? Get The Lord of the Rings: Legends of Middle-Earth via the links below. [App Store link][Google Play link]…


Record of Agarest War Zero is 100+ hours long, supports Android TV, is out on Android right now at 40% off

News By Peter Willington, 2 days, 19 hours ago
Record of Agarest War Zero is 100+ hours long, supports Android TV, is out on Android right now at 40% off

Record of Agarest War Zero is a hefty JSRPG that was originally released on PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. It features a reported 100 hours of gameplay to make your way through, all the while taking in a sweeping epic narrative, plus crisp 720p HD visuals, full voice acting, and deep multi-tiered gameplay. Not only that, but it supports Android TV out of the gate, is compatible with MOGA controllers, Xperia Play optimised, and has Google Cloud save support. That's quite an impressive list right there. Record of Agarest War Zero is available right now on Android, and is at a reduced price for launch, costing $8.99 / £5.23. [Google Play link]…


Castle Master 2 is out now on Android, comes to iOS this October, brings with it 600 person battles

News By Peter Willington, 5 days, 13 hours ago
Castle Master 2 is out now on Android, comes to iOS this October, brings with it 600 person battles

If you're an Android user then you can now download Castle Master 2. It's a hack and slash role playing game in which you team up to with friends from around the world to form clans, and then head out online to vanquish foes in huge 300 vs 300 player battles in massive dungeon runs. It sounds absolutely nuts, and I can't wait until it comes out on iOS so I can try it myself. Here's the trailer... ... and if you're an Android user, here's where you can get Castle Master 2 right now. [Google Play link]…


Bee Brilliant is a match-3 puzzler with quite possibly the best theme song ever

News By Peter Willington, 5 days, 18 hours ago
Bee Brilliant is a match-3 puzzler with quite possibly the best theme song ever

Are you ready for barbershop quartet awesomeness? I really don't think you are, because this level of barbershop awesomeness is pretty much unprecedented. Bee Brilliant is a new puzzler that's made by Tactile Entertainment (them what did Skyline Skaters and Chasing Yello) and it looks just lovely. It's a match-3 puzzler with a colourful, cheerful aesthetic, and I'm sure it'll make the company a billion dollars. But what caught my eye... well... ear actually... is the theme tune for the game, which you can hear right now by clicking play on the video below. Want to give Bee Brilliant a try? Here's the link to the App Store, where the game is free-to-play. [App Store link]…


Incandescence is a fast-paced rhythm game that's out right now on iOS, Android, and Windows Phone

News By Peter Willington, 5 days, 18 hours ago
Incandescence is a fast-paced rhythm game that's out right now on iOS, Android, and Windows Phone

In Incandescence you simply drum on the screen of your device with your fingers to keep to a rhythm. Doing so sets off a light show that becomes more and more intense the longer you can keep the beat. It's a curious one, sounding like a mix of Beatmania, FantaVision, and Rez. Here's the game in motion. Incandescence is free, and available right now on iOS, Android, and Windows Phone. [App Store link][Google Play link][Windows Phone Store link]  …


Outcast Odyssey trailer promises 'card battling like you've never seen before', plus art by Warren Louw and Chuck Pires

News By Peter Willington, 5 days, 18 hours ago
Outcast Odyssey trailer promises 'card battling like you've never seen before', plus art by Warren Louw and Chuck Pires

Outcast Odyssey is a combination of a classic card battler with a dungeon crawler, and features a single player campaign and multiplayer combat. Interestingly the art for each card is by artists from the deviantART scene, with work from Warren Louw and Chuck Pires available at launch. The game's free, and out right now on iOS and Android. Fancy giving it a go? Here are the links you need. [App Store link] [Google Play link]…


Fruit Ninja: Ghostbusters trailer asks who you're going to call, and you already very well know the answer to that question

News By Peter Willington, 5 days, 19 hours ago
Fruit Ninja: Ghostbusters trailer asks who you're going to call, and you already very well know the answer to that question

It's the 30th anniversary of the classic original Ghostbusters movie, and Fruit Ninja has had an update to celebrate said fact. Fruit Ninja: Ghostbusters is a free update for Fruit Ninja that sees you strap on a pair of Ecto Goggles, charge up a Proton Pack, and head out to capture ghost fruit. It's available right now on iOS, Google Play, and Amazon Appstore. [AppStore link][Google Play link][Amazon Appstore link]…