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Stormblades comes to iOS slash Android in March

News By Peter Willington, 1 month, 3 weeks ago
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Gunning it - AppSpy's Sunday Service

Feature By Peter Willington, 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Gunning it - AppSpy's Sunday Service

Hello there! You're reading AppSpy's Sunday Service, the quickest way to get up-to-speed with the best mobile gaming videos of the week. The Big Stories 1. GEOFF explains Apple's decision to censor guns on the App Store 2. We had a very early look at DomiNations, a rather appealing cross of Clash of Clans and Civilization 3. Okay? may well make you fall in love with the concept of free-to-play 4. Skatelander is basically Crossy Road meets Epic Skater 5. Square Enix and Mediatonic are teaming up for Heavenstrike Rivals AppSpy Recommends Swap Heroes 2 was a bit divisive, but the general consensus seems to be that it's pretty neat. I didn't love the character swapping gameplay, but th…

The Taekwondo Game goes free-to-kick-your-ass

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Pixellated Picassos: 9 games that push the boundaries for pixel art

Feature By Ananth Shastri, 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Pixellated Picassos: 9 games that push the boundaries for pixel art

After months of pondering, I still don’t know why pixel art is appealing to so many people. Is it the satisfying chunkiness of the images, or perhaps the detail and clever shading? While many debate the cause of pixellation’s appeal as a medium for art, none can deny its increased prominence among modern games. Here are some examples of developers who went the extra mile, producing truly sublime pixel art to enhance already excellent games. 1. Superbrothers: Sword & Sworcery EP - the best part about the graphics of Sword & Sworcery is their understated subtlety. The muted and incredibly detailed art, along with the excellent musical score, create a rather haunting and u…

Hands-on with Magic Touch: Wizard For Hire, the rapid-fire magic spell casting game from Nitrome

Feature By Peter Willington, 1 month, 3 weeks ago
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Our 12 hour stream for GameBlast15 kicks off at 9AM UK / 1AM Pacific / 4AM Eastern on the 20th Feb

Feature By Peter Willington, 1 month, 4 weeks ago
Our 12 hour stream for GameBlast15 kicks off at 9AM UK / 1AM Pacific / 4AM Eastern on the 20th Feb

Hey you! Yes, YOU! Want to come watch AppSpy and Pocket Gamer stream the very best mobile games ever made? Want to see James and I desperately try and keep it together over 12 hours of streaming? Want to donate to a flipping awesome charity? Then you'll want to join us Friday the 20th February at 9AM UK / 1AM Pacific / 4AM Eastern, because you'll be able to realise all of these very specific dreams of yours. We'll be raising money via our JustGiving page for SpecialEffect's GameBlast 15: a super charity that helps those with disabilities enjoy video games. Head on over to twitch.tv/appspy and hit the Follow button to ensure you're kept in the loop, or follow us on Twitter, or bookmark…

Find out what would have happened if Germany had invaded America in Timelines: Assault On America available now on your iPad

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Guns are being censored on the App Store, GEOFF explains why

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Evil Genius has been reborn on the App Store and is available right now

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Turn-based quirky RPG Swap Heroes 2 is out now on the App Store

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Hands-on with Prune, the beautiful upcoming indie puzzler

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Hands-on with Stormblades, the action-heavy swipe-em-up from Kiloo and Emerald City Games

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Versus Space Battle is a two player sci-fi version of air hockey out now on iOS and Android

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Pokemon Shuffle is a mobile-styled match three puzzler out now on Nintendo 3DS

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Hands-on with BlastBall MAX, the slow-paced think-em-up from the mind of Kris Burm

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