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Doom II RPG Available Now

News By Callum Webster, 4 years, 7 months ago
Doom II RPG Available Now

id Software have released the sequel to their hit mobile game Doom RPG. A first person shooter, sort of a Wolfenstein RPG facelift. We will have a review out shortly, but in the meantime here is the go down from the iTunes Store... The forces of Hell have invaded our dimension once again, and only you can stop them from their ultimate goal-conquering Earth! A mysterious distress signal calls your team-two hardened Marines and a rookie scientist-to a Union Aerospace Corporation research facility on Earth's Moon, but you were unprepared for what awaits you. The forces of Hell itself have taken hold of the station and its inhabitants! Zombies and demonic monsters roam the halls, killing al…


Plants v's Zombies has a release date

News By Callum Webster, 4 years, 7 months ago
Plants v's Zombies has a release date

PopCap Games have announced the release date for Plants v's Zombies for iPhone and iPod Touch via Twitter. The game will be launching on February 15.   Checkout the trailer:…


Gameloft Releases GT Racing Motor Academy

News By Callum Webster, 4 years, 7 months ago
Gameloft Releases GT Racing Motor Academy

Gameloft have announced the launch of their newest racing game; GT Racing Motor Academy on the AppStore which they claim to be the most 'comprehensive and realistic racing simulator' for the iPod Touch and iPhone. There are 24 manufacturers and more than 100 licensed cars to buy, drive and upgrade, from the Nissan GT-R and Audi R8 to the greatest Ferrari models. 14 tracks, including the Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, urban and rally tracks. Choose from either a large Career mode with several driving tests, challenges and money rewards, or an Arcade mode with online competitions. Players can optimize their car's performance and race with 6 different driving sensations, including an exclusiv…


Gameloft Releases Pocket Chef

News By Callum Webster, 4 years, 7 months ago
Gameloft Releases Pocket Chef

Gameloft has just released Pocket Chef, getting your fingers to work in the kitchen! Follow up to 25 yummy recipes step by step and put your precision & speed to the test in 19 fun mini-games! Bake, boil and blend your way to become a Culinary Master! Put on your chef's hat and prepare for gourmet fun!   The need for precision makes Pocket Chef loads of fun! Thanks to the accelerometer, you'll play by making the same movements as if you were really cooking. Soon you will become obsessed with flipping steaks before they burn, or breaking an egg without smashing it! Plus, the game doubles as a recipe book available to you 24/7! You'll find great recipes for gazpacho, tropica…


Price Drop and Chance to Win a $100 iTunes Voucher with Flick Kick Field Goal!

News By Callum Webster, 4 years, 7 months ago
Price Drop and Chance to Win a $100 iTunes Voucher with Flick Kick Field Goal!

PikPokTM today announced that it is lowering the price of its newest title, Flick KickTM Field Goal, for iPhone and iPod Touch to $0.99 USD for a limited time. To celebrate the professional football season coming to an end and the championship game on February 7th, 2010, Pik Pok is making sure Flick KickTM Field Goal has the opportunity to be a part of every great party this Sunday. The price promotion begins today and will run until Monday, February 8th, 2010. Pik Pok has also announced a competition to find the best Flick Kicker in the world, in its "Football Championship Competition", which takes place from now until Sunday, February 7th, 2010 at 10:30 P.M. EST. The OpenFeint register…


Angry Birds to Get Another 40 levels

News By Callum Webster, 4 years, 7 months ago
Angry Birds to Get Another 40 levels

It was released this morning that Chillingos' next update for Angry Birds is going to feature an additional 40 levels, two new environments plus online leader board and achievement features. Angry Birds is the kind of physics sim come castle demolisher that follows on from games like Crush the Castle. They also released a great looking trailer for the upcoming update. Watch our Review of Angry Birds…


Apple Announces iPad

News By Callum Webster, 4 years, 7 months ago
Apple Announces iPad

Apple Announces iPad Today Apple announced one of their most highly anticipated devices, the iPad. Kind of like a giant iPhone (say 300% scale), the iPad features familiar controls such as the central home button, volume and power on/off, plus it runs off the new iPhone 3.2 OS, not yet to be released on the phone. The touch pads keyboard is a standard QWERTY, for easy laptop typing, no more sore thumbs. There is even word of flash support. There will be an App Store launched for the iPad, beginning with 140,000 pre existing iPhone apps which have compatibility. Apple has also announced an SDK to get the ball rolling on further app development. The device comes with the usual lineup of apps…


Flight Control soars to 2 million sales

News By Callum Webster, 4 years, 7 months ago
Flight Control soars to 2 million sales

Firemint are celebrating as their game Flight Control surpasses 2 million sales in the App Store. "Today we’re proud to announce that after 324 days, on 23 January 2010, Flight Control sold the 2 millionth download – that’s over 6,000 sales per day on average! We had particularly big days on 28 and 29 March 2009 when Flight Control suddenly exploded up the charts, with over 30,000 copies sold each day. Even 9 months after release, Christmas Day 2009 was also a great day with over 20,000 copies sold – many probably going to happy new owners of an iPhone or iPod touch!" Flight Control has held a high position in the top 100 paid apps in over 20 countries, and was feat…


Free App of the Day: Reign of Swords

News By Callum Webster, 4 years, 8 months ago
Free App of the Day: Reign of Swords

Reign of Swords is the feature app on Free App A Day Winner of Spike TV's Video Game Awards "Best Hardcore Mobile Game" of 2008! Winner "Best Strategy Game" of 2008 by IGN! “Mobile Battles: Reign of Swords” is an award-winning multiplayer strategy battle game with collectible units. “The first must-have game of 2008”, IGN   Get it now on iTunes!…


Final Fantasy I and II coming to iPhone!

News By Callum Webster, 4 years, 8 months ago
Final Fantasy I and II coming to iPhone!

It's coming! Over 20 years since their original console releases, Final Fantasy and Final Fantasy II are coming to iPhone and iPod Touch. The Announcement was made by Square Enix via their Twitter and Facebook earlier today. The release date is still TBA but in the mean time check out some of the stills.…


Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars Out Now!

News By Callum Webster, 4 years, 8 months ago
Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars Out Now!

Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars has been released on the AppStore . This is the second game from Rockstar Games to hit the AppStore, It's already been released on DS and PSP, and at $12.99 AUD ($9.99 USD) is one of the more expensive games in the AppStore, but whatever the price, we're sure to see some excitement! We have a video review coming very soon, sit tight! Links: GTA Chinatown Wars on iTunes USA GTA: Chinatown Wars on iTunes Australia GTA: Chinatown Wars on iTunes UK…


Be a Developer with Stanford and iTunes U

News By Callum Webster, 4 years, 8 months ago
Be a Developer with Stanford and iTunes U

It's been almost a year since Stanford University launched it's iPhone developers course on iTunes, and on the 12th of this month, they launched an update for the popular course which boasts over a million users. The course material provides all the know how on working with the Tools and APIs for the iPhone SDK. The course, being run by the Stanford's School of Engineering, is not for everyone, with an intermediate knowledge of C language, UNIX, and object-orientated programming all desired prerequisites. Stanford has embraced the iPhones' many possibilities, even launching the first iPhone Orchestra. Many similar developer courses are appearing in the education world, with courses being off…


Firemint to Swoop Best App Ever Awards

News By Callum Webster, 4 years, 8 months ago
Firemint to Swoop Best App Ever Awards

Melbourne based developer Firemint has received 11 nominations over 9 categories in the 2009 Best App Ever Awards for two of their game, Flight Control and Real Racing. Both games have been huge successes in the AppStore in 2009, with each making both the AppStores Top Sellers list and Best Of 2009 list!Voting for the Best App Awards can be done online, simply by clicking on one of the links below. Voting closes on the 31st January 2010. Best App Ever – The overall best app of the year! Nominees are the 10 apps that received the most nominations overall. Vote for Flight Control or Vote for Real Racing Best Productivity Killer – The app that prevents you from getting it done…


Parrot launches WiFi Drone

News By Callum Webster, 4 years, 8 months ago
Parrot launches WiFi Drone

French Wireless Developers Parrot have announced the launch of AR. Drone, a WiFi controlled helicopter drone which incorporates mounted cameras (both widescreen and high speed), iPhone controllers, augmented reality, ultrasound sensors and new features such as automatic flight stabilization. Parrot say they had spent 4 years doing research and development for the project. "The idea of the Parrot AR.Drone project is to create a performing qudricopter with the best of today's technologies in order to enter universes that are not yet explored, mixing video game and the real world." - Parrot Website The AR. Drone is indeed impressive, the Drone itself has two mounted cameras, MEMS (Micro Ele…


Finger Physics Free - Only for Today!

News By Callum Webster, 4 years, 8 months ago
Finger Physics Free - Only for Today!

Mobliss Inc's Finger Physics is free in the AppStore today! Finger Physics is a physics based, puzzle game compiling of a number of different mini-games. Players must play through a series of levels each with different physics based goals. Some require you to build a tower with the blocks given to you, other require you to remove blocks so that an egg can drop into a basket. Each level varies and progressively gets harder and harder. Links: Read & Watch AppSpys Full Review of Finger Physics Finger Physics at iTunes…