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Social RPG sequel Hello Hero Epic Battle is about to hit the West

Preferred By AppSpy Staff, 3 weeks ago
Social RPG sequel Hello Hero Epic Battle is about to hit the West

After racking up more than 20 million downloads and topping the app store charts in 49 countries, social role-playing smash Hello Hero has spawned a sequel. Hello Hero Epic Battle, which arrived in Southeast Asia and Korea early this year, is launching in Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan, New Zealand, Australia and China today, and is due to bring its brand of accessible RPG action to iOS and Android devices in Europe and the US early November 2018. Developed by South Korean studio Fincon, the game picks up years on from its predecessor and sees the world of Armon come under threat once again. A new generation of heroes must join forces with the warriors of old to defeat the invading Phobos Army…

Top 5 artistic point and click mobile puzzlers for iOS

Feature By Emily Sowden, 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Top 5 artistic point and click mobile puzzlers for iOS

The wonderful thing about puzzlers is that they come in all different shapes and sizes. From cosy campfire cookers through to rearranging noir-style frames, all it needs to do is get your brain ticking on. These ones in particular might have a bucket-load of substance, but they're also stunning to look at. More than just getting through levels and solving the challenges at hand, these point and click puzzlers draw you into the story and make you question what's going on as well as wanting to know more. This isn't a closed conversation, though. Because we know there are way more than five artistic puzzlers on the market, let us know what your favourites are in the comments below. Gorogoa &…

Catch up with Pocket Gamer's YouTube channel (October 14th - 19th)

Feature By Emily Sowden, 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Catch up with Pocket Gamer's YouTube channel (October 14th - 19th)

Good day and happy Monday to you all, I know it's been a little while since you last heard from me, but it's been busy AND I was off on holiday last week, lucky me. Since I'm still settling into working after some chill time and I put gloves on my feet this morning instead of socks, let's have a look at what James has been up to. If you've not been hovering about for the last fortnight, you might have missed the fact that AppSpy's YouTube channel has had a makeover. Now it's sporting our familial site, Pocket Gamer's, logo (since AppSpy is connected to PG anyway), but that's the only change. It's still the same great content with the bearded wonder. Night Terrors: Bloody Mary You might re…

RebirthM is a MMORPG that starts players at level 100, out now in Brazil

Preferred By AppSpy Staff, 4 weeks ago
RebirthM is a MMORPG that starts players at level 100, out now in Brazil

RebirthM, an ambitious MMORPG built from the ground up for mobile devices, has launched on iOS and Android in Brazil ahead of its global rollout. The game was developed by South Korean studio Caret Games and it promises to deliver an experience with similar scope and narrative weight to its genre counterparts on PC. One thing which sets RebirthM apart from other MMOs is the ability to reach level 100 immediately, ensuring you’re powered up from the off, and progression is uncapped from there. The open-world adventure also embraces its genre’s staples by thrusting players into a fantasy world full of quests, raids and epic boss battles. There’s also plenty of opportunit…

The global release of Soul Seeker - The 6th Knights is just around the corner

Preferred By AppSpy Staff, 4 weeks, 1 day ago
The global release of Soul Seeker - The 6th Knights is just around the corner

The first Soul Seeker game was downloaded more than nine million times worldwide, so it's easy to see why developer Clegames wanted to carry on the story. Now the South Korean company has created a follow-up instalment: Soul Seeker - The 6th Knights. Following a soft launch in the Philippines today, it'll be rolled out to a global audience on November 1st. The latest game sees the return of the original's eclectic mix of heroes, only this time the battles are more focused on strategy. The action takes place in Hermes; the continent's stability hangs in the balance once more as five warring orders of knights seek control of the five Soul Stones. These Soul Stones have the power of ancient…

The 5 best iPhone games for kids

Feature By Harry Slater, 1 month ago
The 5 best iPhone games for kids

Games are for everyone, no matter how old or young they are. But if you're looking for a game that's going to really engage with your kids, sometimes it can be a little tough. So we've written this list of the best iPhone games for younger players. These aren't just games that are easy, they're games that are going to get your kids to fall in love with play. There are adventures, there's action, but there are also experiences that are going to get the youngsters outside, and get them playing with others. Got your own suggestion? Know a secret game that has kept your children enthralled? Then make sure you let us know by posting in the comments at the bottom of the article. We'd really appr…

Fight your way through the fog in Mad Rocket: Fog of War, a revolutionary new strategy game

Preferred By AppSpy Staff, 1 month ago
Fight your way through the fog in Mad Rocket: Fog of War, a revolutionary new strategy game

Mad Rocket: Fog of War, the latest project from publisher Four Thirty Three, is coming to change all of your expectations about the strategy war game genre when it arrives later this fall. In this exciting new base-building deck battler, players will have to fight through thick fog to invade your enemies’ bases, calling for players to develop new, unique strategies. Come up with a creative strategy for infiltrating the enemy base, carefully selecting units from your battle deck to meet any challenge. You’ll need to account for any obstacle your opponent might throw your way, from aerial attacks to overwhelming ground hits. Collect new weapons and units to build out your arsena…

The 5 best iPhone games with cross compatibility to play with Android friends

Feature By Harry Slater, 1 month ago
The 5 best iPhone games with cross compatibility to play with Android friends

Sometimes being friends with someone is all about making sacrifices - you're just going to have to accept that some people like iPhones and some people like Android phones. But that doesn't have to limit your mobile gaming opportunities, and we've rounded up what we think are the five best iOS games with cross-platform capabilities. Some of them let you play with friends on Android, some of them let you play with friends on PC as well. And if you swap devices, you're going to be able to continue your progress without a hitch. We've included links so you can grab the games for iOS without too much of a hitch, and if you've got your own suggestions - maybe we're missing the cross platform ga…

The 5 best games that are currently up for pre-order for iPhone and iPad

Feature By Harry Slater, 1 month ago
The 5 best games that are currently up for pre-order for iPhone and iPad

One good thing about Apple starting to take gaming seriously is that we've now got a better idea of when the games we're most excited about are going to land. Ish. So we thought that might be the sort of thing you're interested in as well. With that in mind we've written up this list of the five games currently up for pre-order that you should be getting the most psyched about. We've even including links so you can get your pre-order in within seconds, which is pretty darn nice we think you'll agree. Got your own suggestions that people should be boarding the hype train for? Well make sure you let us know in the comments at the bottom of the article. Until then, on with the list. Reigns:…

These are the 5 best tower defence games for iPhone

Feature By Harry Slater, 1 month ago
These are the 5 best tower defence games for iPhone

There are loads of genres that are synonymous with mobile, and one of those is tower defence. It's sort of fallen onto hard times in recent years though, with more powerful phones able to deal with more complex games. That doesn't mean you should ignore tower defence games though, far from it. Because while they might seem a tad old fashioned now, the best ones still offer some bite-sized strategy when you're on the go. And, on top of that, they're often an awful lot of fun. And who doesn't like fun? No one important, that's for sure. That said, if you think we've missed anything out from our list, then be sure to let us know, in the kindest way possible, in the comments section at the bot…

Appimigos launches casual-friendly titles Space Girl Across the Universe and Jigsaw Puzzle Amigos on the appstores

Preferred By AppSpy Staff, 1 month ago
Appimigos launches casual-friendly titles Space Girl Across the Universe and Jigsaw Puzzle Amigos on the appstores

Not content with conquering the MMORPG world with games like MU Origin, MU Legend, and more, the folks behind acclaimed developer and publisher Webzen have recently set up a new studio dedicated to light-hearted games with its sub-brand Appimigos. The new team has already released two friendly, easy-going games aimed at everyone, with more to come in the near future. All of Appimigos’ games are set to be free-to-play, encompassing of a broader audience of casual gamers. The sentiment behind them will be to create experiences that look great and invite the eye with attractive visuals, whilst featuring gameplay that’s easy to pick-up, but tricky to master. Space Girl Across the…

Brand new to Android, Power Fishing by Purple Ocean let's you reel 'em in

Preferred By AppSpy Staff, 1 month ago
Brand new to Android, Power Fishing by Purple Ocean let's you reel 'em in

"We create great fishing!" is Purple Ocean's motto, and the developer has stuck to its guns since it was founded in 2012. The South Korean company has focused entirely on developing and releasing fishing games across a variety of platforms. The latest is Power Fishing, an action-packed mobile game where every line cast promises a battle between you and whatever critter you've snagged. The game delivers an almost beat-em-up style approach to fishing, so if you favour action over realism, this could be the one for you. Power Fishing incorporates some novel MMORPG elements into gameplay; you can level up your character and equipment; your fishing rod has attack stats which make a difference…

The 5 best mobile horror games to play this halloween

Feature By Emily Sowden, 1 month, 1 week ago
The 5 best mobile horror games to play this halloween

The season of spooks is upon us which means it's time to dust off your masks, maybe don't risk using last year's face paints, and pick out your very finest selection of horror films ready for Halloween. Of course, having a handful of excellent horror games is always a must for these events, isn't it? I don't know what you've been playing or if you've played much - folks who don't like getting scared should probably give this one a miss - but these games are perfect for such a season. Get your cosiest blanket, lock the doors, grab a cuppa, and crack on with any of these lads while you've still got the nerve. Five Nights at Freddy's - download on iOS Of course Five Nights at Freddy's is in…

Catch up on AppSpy's latest gaming videos: October 5th

Feature By Emily Sowden, 1 month, 1 week ago
Catch up on AppSpy's latest gaming videos: October 5th

Another week down and dusted and we're peering into the abyss that is the weekend. Whether you've got plans or not just yet, it doesn't really matter. What matters is catching up on what's been going on over at AppSpy's YouTube channel. What's this? AppSpy's channel is looking a bit different, you say? Why, yes! It's had a bit of a makeover and, though it's always been related to Pocket Gamer, it's now merging into it further. That doesn't mean things are changing though, so don't worry yourself too much. There'll still be awesome content and plenty of mobile gameplay videos, hands-ons, and reviews to dive into – just like these ones. Professor Layton and the Curious Village –…

5 super stylish fighting games for iPhone and iPad

Feature By Emily Sowden, 1 month, 1 week ago
5 super stylish fighting games for iPhone and iPad

I know fighting is frowned upon in real life unless you're a boxer or cage fighter, but sometimes a good fighting game can really be everything you look for in a mobile game. It's quite satisfying to beat the tosh out of digital forms, especially when they're as stylish as these. While I don't condone violence in day-to-day life there are so many fantastic fighters on iOS that it's genuinely hard to just pick five. These may not be your personal favourites – leave those in the comments down below – but you'll have a brilliant time with them. Promise. Skullgirls – download on iOS Sometimes it's hard to believe that Skullgirls is free-to-play. This 2D fighting absolutely…