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Vendetta Online Releases on iPad April 17th

News By Dave Flodine, 1 year, 6 months ago

Some MMO fans might be familiar with Vendetta Online. Launched in 2004 (but running since 2002), this space based action online experience is coming to mobile devices, and by mobile, I mean it's being ported to the iPad on April 17th. We don't review too many MMOs here at Appspy because of the time investment needed to give them a fair look, but watching the trailer, it looks like not only an enjoyable experience, but pretty amazing that you'll be able to play it on the comfort of your own tablet.…


Injustice: Gods Among Us available now

News By Harry Slater, 1 year, 6 months ago
Injustice: Gods Among Us available now

Superheroes have been beating each other up since time immemorial, but few of them have chosen to take their epic smackdowns to the App Store. That is, until now, with the release of Injustice: Gods Among Us for iPad and iPhone. If you're after a straight port of the soon to be released console brawler you're going to be disappointed though. Instead this iOS version is a free-to-play card battler that lets you pick a team of three heroes and duke it out for supremacy in the DC universe. There's some cross compatibility, with items you unlock in the mobile game available in the console game, and there's a pretty impressive roster of heroes and villains for you to choose from, including Batm…


Blue Toad Murder Files coming to iOS

News By Harry Slater, 1 year, 6 months ago
Blue Toad Murder Files coming to iOS

It's hard to pin point exactly where the point and click revival happened, but some might suggest that Blue Toad Murder Files had a lot to do with it. Originally a PSN exclusive, the murder mystery game is now heading to iOS. Slated for release on April 11th, the game is an episodic adventure that sees you and up to three friends trying to solve a murder mystery in the sleepy village of Little Riddle. This new version has been, according to Relentless Software, built from scratch for mobile devices. There'll be four mysteries for you to unravel, all presented in a charming cartoon way. Expect a mixture of Miss Marple style sleuthing and a lot of jokes too. We've no word yet on price, but…


Battle Dungeon returns as Battle Dungeon: Risen

News By Harry Slater, 1 year, 6 months ago
Battle Dungeon returns as Battle Dungeon: Risen

If you've any interest in the fantasy role playing genre you might remember a game by the name of Battle Dungeon that released at the end of last year. It was a turn based adventure that let you test your strategy and cunning against AI foes or online friends. Unfortunately so many people pirated the game that the developer, Hunted Cow Studios, couldn't keep up the servers for people who'd legitimately bought the game and it had to be pulled from the App Store. Well, now it's back with a new name, Battle Dungeon: Risen, and a focus on single player gaming rather than the asynchronous online battling that the original game offered. So you're still getting a turn-based, strategy RPG, you jus…


First look at Moebius

News By Dave Flodine, 1 year, 6 months ago
First look at Moebius

Moebius is the latest game by adventure game luminary Jane Jensen. For those of you unfamiliar with her work, she is most famous for the Gabriel Knight series. Last year her kickstarter campaign for a new game was funded, and this trailer based on an alpha build of the game was released to her kickstarter backers, who will be providing feedback. Already it looks quite intriguing as a story, if not a little flat and sparse in the animation department. The backgrounds are very eye catching however. Plans are to show the game off at this year's E3. No word on when they're looking to release but I would imagine sometime this year, perhaps in quarter four. As this is being released on iPad alo…


Have a Blast... with Dragons!

News By Dave Flodine, 1 year, 6 months ago
Have a Blast... with Dragons!

Coming out this Thursday in the App Store in Dragon Blast. A pretty simple physics puzzler in the vein of games like Angry Birds. While it does look rather derivitive, the longer I watched the trailer, the more I found a certain charm in the level design that I think could be enjoyable. Have a look at the trailer for yourselves and see what I mean.…


EAster Sales and More Great Deals!

News By Andrew Nesvadba, 1 year, 6 months ago
EAster Sales and More Great Deals!

Holidays often means sales, and Easter is no exception as Electronic Arts has gone completely bonkers and dropped the price on almost everything in their range - most to as little as $0.99 a pop. So yes, that means you can pick up Dead Space (5/5) for $0.99; you can also pick up Madden NFL 12 (5/5) for $0.99; Heck! You can grab a real high watermark racer like Real Racing 2 (5/5) for $0.99. In fact we have EA's entire catalogue listed so you can find something you want at the price you're after. And if you want even more great deals, check out our list of titles we've reviewed that have just gone on sale. You can pick up excellent deals like a copy of the intriguing Melodive (4/5) or the…


Gameloft's Iron Man 3 - Releasing April 25th

News By Andrew Nesvadba, 1 year, 6 months ago
Gameloft's Iron Man 3 - Releasing April 25th

It's easy to say we're liking the look of Gameloft's current titles. Old habits may die hard for a company like this, but we're willing to give praise where due - most recently with their release of Order & Chaos: Duels. Now we find ourselves in a similar situation with their upcoming movie tie-in for Iron Man 3; it's looking gorgeous and could potentially be very addictive if the combat is anything to go by. Instead of a rough-shod 3D brawler, players take the role of Tony Stark as he speeds along, shooting down enemies in his path in an After Burner-like target and fire system. Obviously we won't know more until closer to the release date of April 25th, but for now you can check out…


It's Easter!.. As If You've Forgotten

News By Andrew Nesvadba, 1 year, 6 months ago
It's Easter!.. As If You've Forgotten

Apologies if things are a bit slow over the next few days - we're more than likely in a giant chocolate coma... a big, delicious, chocolate-y deep sleep. Anyway, that's our excuse for now and we'll have plenty (and I do mean that) to cover once we're back from our holiday. Enjoy the weekend!…


First trailer for Broken Age

News By Harry Slater, 1 year, 6 months ago
First trailer for Broken Age

Earlier in the week we showed you the new name for the game formerly known as Double Fine Adventure. Now we can show you the first footage from the Broken Age in this trailer released at last night's IGF awards. It shows off the two parts of the game – one revolving around a young girl offered up as a sacrifice to a monster, the other a young boy living a lonely and isolated life on board some sort of spaceship. Everything looks gorgeous and quirky, and the soundtrack adds a darker note to proceedings. You can colour us even more excited about the game than we were before. There's still no release date, but as ever, we'll keep you updated as soon as we know more. You can check out t…


First trailer for Dungeon Hunter 4 arrives

News By Harry Slater, 1 year, 7 months ago
First trailer for Dungeon Hunter 4 arrives

It's fair to say that Dungeon Hunter 3 didn't go down too well with a lot of people. The move from a premium, story based adventure to a freemium, arena based brawler didn't go down too well with a lot of fans. And now we've got the first trailer for the fourth game in the series, cleverly titled Dungeon Hunter 4. Right now we've got no release date, no confirmation of pricing, and a trailer that, while it shows off lots of violence and the possibility of a story, doesn't really give any clues away. One thing's for sure, the game looks gorgeous, and it's going to feature plenty of large enemies for you to club, slice, shoot, and magic to death. It also appears a giant demon is going to be…


Check Out Halfbrick's New Title - Fish Out Of Water

News By Andrew Nesvadba, 1 year, 7 months ago
Check Out Halfbrick's New Title - Fish Out Of Water

If you've been wondering what Halfbrick have been up to, the answer is: Fish Out Of Water. Your task, should you jump in to the gorgeous looking deeps, is to fling one of the many fish you have available and score as high as you can. The twist comes in each fish sporting unique properties that will help you to overcome the dynamically changing ocean. While the dolphin may be helpful in one situation, you may need 'The Brothers' to bounce over many smaller waves in a rough ocean, or skip them altogether with 'Micro' the whale. There are also incentives for playing with friends, including levelling up and earning temporary boosts to help you out. The game is should set you back $0.99, how…


FIST OF AWESOME gets a new trailer

News By Harry Slater, 1 year, 7 months ago
FIST OF AWESOME gets a new trailer

Retro styled woodland creature brawler Fist of Awesome has received a new trailer that shows off the sort of bear punching action you can expect when the game arrives on the App Store in May. The game, which has been developed by Nicol Hunt, whose previous employers include Codemasters and Realtime Worlds, had a successful Kickstarter funding push last year, and is set to see the light of day in a couple of months. Thanks to the Kickstarter cash - the game earned over £11,000, more than double what was asked for - Hunt has been able to bring in more help to get the game finished, which is good news for anyone who's longing for an iPad or iPhone game where knocking out bears and deer…


5 Days Left - Ronin Code Giveaway

News By Andrew Nesvadba, 1 year, 7 months ago
5 Days Left - Ronin Code Giveaway

Don't forget to check out the original post (http://www.appspy.com/feature/6856/code-giveaway-20-copies-of-rnin-by-bulwark-studios) for your chance to win one of 20 codes. It couldn't be easier!…


Endgame: Syria Finally Approved for App Store... kind of

News By Dave Flodine, 1 year, 7 months ago
Endgame: Syria Finally Approved for App Store... kind of

After three submission on the App Store, and being released already both on Android and PC, Endgame: Syria is finally available on iOS devices. The catch? They just had to remove all references to the country of Syria and the conflicting forces there-in.  Developer Tomas Rawlings of 'Game the News' explains the situation in this quote: "We've come to the end of three rejections and one appeal and the only way we've been able to get Endgame:Syria out on iOS was to remove all references to the real world and sadly that changes it from a 'newsgame' into just a 'game'. We've released this game version so at least players with Apple devices can get a feel for what we originally intend…