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NetEase drops gameplay trailers for three of its Mobius champions

News By Shaun Walton, 1 day, 20 hours ago
NetEase drops gameplay trailers for three of its Mobius champions

NetEase has dropped the latest character trailer for its upcoming 2v4 spy game Mission Zero. Choosing to focus on three of the eight possible Mobius characters, the trailers showcase just how these assault-type characters will carry out their duties of catching the spies. Mission Zero is an upcoming cat-and-mouse-style stealth game, which pits two chasers from the Mobius factions against four spys from the Sirius faction. Kitted out with high-tech avoidance equipment, the Sirius spies must infiltrate a location through disguise and trickery to download and extract some information, whilst the Mobius chasers must find and execute them. The trouble is, the map is populated with NPCs that the…

TEPPEN celebrates Halloween early with its new creepy expansion

News By Shaun Walton, 1 day, 21 hours ago updated
TEPPEN celebrates Halloween early with its new creepy expansion

Digital CCG TEPPEN is getting a headstart on Halloween this year and coming across all creepy with its new expansion, Super Spooky Village. With a new story mashing up Resident Evil Village and, following its resurrection last year, Ghosts n Goblins, players will be able to collect a host of new characters. A small and humble village has become embroiled in a nightmare as its leader invokes a curse in order to resurrect her daughter. The villagers, as expected, reacted badly to this curse and became twisted monsters. In order to complete the resurrection, the town leader has stolen Princess Prin Prin, from Ghosts n Goblins, to use as a vessel for their daughter. Enter our hero. Clad in h…

Hit downhill biking game Descenders makes it way to mobile August

News By Shaun Walton, 4 days, 21 hours ago updated
Hit downhill biking game Descenders makes it way to mobile August

The hit downhill biking game Descenders is making its way onto mobile this summer, giving gamers the world over a chance to experience the freeriding speed. Original developer and publishers RageSquid and no More Robots have teamed up with Canada-based mobile developers Noodlecake to ensure that Descenders gets the best treatment with the port. First released onto Windows on Xbox One in 2019, Descenders gradually made its way onto PS4 and Nintendo Switch in 2020, achieving near-universal acclaim from reviewers. The aim of the game in a nutshell is to race down a hill as fast as possible whilst pulling off whatever mind-bending tricks the controls allow. The controls allow the player to cont…

CSR Racing 2 unveils a new event, new cars and a very special collaboration

News By Shaun Walton, 5 days, 20 hours ago updated
CSR Racing 2 unveils a new event, new cars and a very special collaboration

CSR Racing 2 is getting a bumper load of new cars added for its latest event, along with a very exciting collaboration. Developer Zynga Inc is tasking its subsidiary, NaturalMotion, with hosting the American Road Trip 2, a special event that will see players joining a coast-to-coast U.S tour. Zynga Inc is raising a glass and toasting the American car culture and spirit of racing with its coast-to-coast event, taking place from late June through to October 2022. To celebrate, they are gifting all players a free RAM 1500 TRX truck for their collections, and then setting them off across the country from the West Coast of California all the way through to New York, with more cars being unlocked…

Smoking Gun celebrates the Roswell Incident with biggest update to date for Phobies

News By Shaun Walton, 6 days, 21 hours ago updated
Smoking Gun celebrates the Roswell Incident with biggest update to date for Phobies

It has been 75 years since aliens unequivocally and definitely landed on our planet during the Roswell Incident, and game developers Smoking Gun are celebrating the anniversary by releasing a plethora of alien based horrors into their strategy game Phobies. Joining the ranks of creepy clowns and dangerous muffins, aliens have now arrived to terrorize any traumatised child who watched the Ridley Scott classics with its chest-bursting delights. Ever since the US Army managed to recover their completely innocent, suspiciously shiny and flat looking weather balloon with all its flashing lights back in 1947, there has been a major uptick in alien interest across all forms of media. Aliens were b…

Niantic announce team-up with the NBA and NBPA for new geolocation project

News By Shaun Walton, 1 week ago updated
Niantic announce team-up with the NBA and NBPA for new geolocation project

Niantic Inc, the inventors of walking, has announced a partnership with the National Basketball Association and the National Basketball Players Association to create a new real-world mobile game: NBA All-World. After being responsible for the first exercise many gamers had with their smash hit Pokemon Go, Niantic is now looking to get them out of their shells and interacting with other sports fans. Using their geolocation services, players will be able to find, challenge and compete with well-known NBA stars in their neighbourhood, before recruiting them for their team. Hopefully without the Poke Balls this time. The Head of Consumer Products at the NBA, Matt Holt, said “Through our…

Take a break and relax with Alchemy Stars new Event Trees, Fish, and a Slow Life

News By Shaun Walton, 1 week, 1 day ago updated
Take a break and relax with Alchemy Stars new Event Trees, Fish, and a Slow Life

In the midst of battling monsters and trying to save the world, it is important to take a breather every now and then, which is exactly what Alchemy Stars are offering in their newest event. Entitled Trees, Fish, and a Slow Life, it is a two-part event centring on a nice tea party and brings exclusive items, new characters and more with it. Alchemy Stars is set in a world named Astra where the Aurorians and the Caelestites’ are locked in a neverending battle against the evil Eclipsites. The battles take place on a tactical grid with a unique tile-connecting gameplay, where if you move along the same colour tiles you rack up a combo, which allows you to unleash powerful skills. Tree…

Leading Virtual World game Rec Room celebrates it's sixth birthday this month

News By Shaun Walton, 1 week, 4 days ago updated
Leading Virtual World game Rec Room celebrates it's sixth birthday this month

One of the leading virtual world games, Rec Room, is celebrating six years of uptime this month. With a community of over 75 million lifetime users and missions of player-created rooms, Rec Room has firmly cemented itself as one of the best ways to while away the hours with some new virtual friends. For anyone who hasn’t come across the game before, Rec Room is a virtual world in which players create avatars and then go world-hopping between near-infinite worlds with a bevvy of genres. With flavours such as First Person Shooters, sports, Pictionary, Battle Royales, and the ability for users to craft their own rooms, endless possibilities sum up the game pretty well. It is easy to see…

Yet Another Zombie Defense HD launches on iOS

News By Shaun Walton, 1 week, 5 days ago
Yet Another Zombie Defense HD launches on iOS

Awesome Games Studio has announced the arrival of its survival game, Yet Another Zombie Defense HD, onto Apple devices after close to four years on PC and consoles. With the port releasing today, June 23rd for readers from the future, mobile gamers can now partake in one of the better-named games on the market. The ending of Yet Another Zombie Defense is set in stone before the game begins, the player is not going to survive. Set in a world overtaken by a zombie apocalypse, the shambling harbingers of undeath advance every night until the inevitable end. However, that doesn’t mean the end must come quietly, with the aim of the game being to build up a base and fight through the increa…

iOS beta testing has begun on Neteases Survival Shooter Lost Light

News By Shaun Walton, 2 weeks ago
iOS beta testing has begun on Neteases Survival Shooter Lost Light

The first round of the iOS TestFlight beta testing for upcoming survival shooter game Lost Light is underway and will run until July 4th. Gamers who live in the United States, Russia and Thailand will be able to apply to give NetEase's new game a go. Already having undergone a global beta test on Android and PC, Lost Light reached the top 50 in Google Play’s Trending New Games ranking on multiple occasions, whilst more than 2 million users have had the chance to dive in and give the game a go. This is not that surprising, given every firearm has 12 or more modifiable parts with a bevvy of extra components, enough to whet the appetite of any shooter fan. Lost Light has been based ar…

New State Mobiles June updates brings with it a new collaboration and survivor pass

News By Shaun Walton, 2 weeks, 2 days ago
New State Mobiles June updates brings with it a new collaboration and survivor pass

KRAFTON Inc has announced the June Update for its mobile battle royale NEW STATE MOBILE, including a collaboration with Line Friends and the new Survivor Pass. In a rather unexpected collab, it must be said, players can collect costumes and more based on various characters in the Line Friends Series. Line Friends is a global creative studio that has its roots in the LINE app, the messenger app for the largest social network in Japan. Beginning with the sticker characters Brown & Friends, Line Friends has managed to take those cute characters and turn them into a global brand that has opened multiple stores across the world and collaborated with big hitters such as Netflix and the pop-se…

SuperPlanet announce upcoming endless idle RPG Vahn’s Quest

News By Shaun Walton, 2 weeks, 2 days ago
SuperPlanet announce upcoming endless idle RPG Vahn’s Quest

Korean Developers SuperPlanet has announced its upcoming Idle RPG Vahn’s Quest. Touted as an Endless Growth Idle RPG, the game follows apprentice knight Vahn on a quest to defeat a great evil that has been unleashed upon the lands. The Republic of Trinity was a peaceful sanctuary for saints to reside in and practise their craft, until one day a particularly misguided priest named Demtoy misunderstood what priests stand for, and instead decided to open the gates of hell in order to amass wealth and glory, flooding the world with evil. Vahn, an apprentice knight for the Grave Keeper Knights, gathers his allies and battles against the seemingly never-ending horde as the adventure, lookin…

Final Fantasy 7 The First Soldier is coming over all blocky in latest event

News By Shaun Walton, 2 weeks, 4 days ago updated
Final Fantasy 7 The First Soldier is coming over all blocky in latest event

Hot on the heels of Square Enix announcing the upcoming remake of Final Fantasy Crisis Core, Final Fantasy VII The First First Soldier is getting in on the action with its own Crisis Core flavoured events. To celebrate 25 years - feel old yet? - since the release of Final Fantasy VII, Ateam is celebrating the origins of a legend with characters from Crisis Core in all their polygonal glory. The Buster Sword has also been scattered around the battlefield, and by grabbing one the player will transform into the original wielder, Zack, for a limited time. On top of this, the DMW system from Crisis Core, for those who didn't play the original think a slot type affair, has been implemented, with…

RuneScape Mobile celebrities its one year anniversary

News By Shaun Walton, 2 weeks, 6 days ago
RuneScape Mobile celebrities its one year anniversary

Runescape celebrates its first-year anniversary on mobile this week, twenty years after being every high school gamer's go-to as soon as they booted up their PC. Jagexs’ MMORPG has been one of the longest-running games and still remains popular two decades after its release, a testament to the accessibility and fun the game offers. To celebrate a year on mobile, Jagex is giving away a trove of free items to free players and those who pay for membership. Everybody will be gifted five Treasure Hunter keys, used to unlock chests that reward players a random prize across a spectrum of rarities. Players will also receive a small knowledge bomb, which boosts XP by 50% for a limited time, pe…

Level Infinite announce upcoming sandbox Chimeraland game with a rather unique twist

News By Shaun Walton, 2 weeks, 6 days ago updated
Level Infinite announce upcoming sandbox Chimeraland game with a rather unique twist

With the number of open-world games that have been released lately and the sandbox games, it is a bit difficult to come up with a unique selling point for a game like that to set it apart, however, Level Infinite seem to of hit upon a fairly interesting one in their free-to-play open-world sandbox adventure game Chimeraland. Amongst the many of Chimeralands’ features, the spotlight falls mainly on the pet system. The land, sea and air of this 100 square KM prehistoric mythical world are packed full of fantastical creatures which can be captured and tamed. Once a beast has been successfully befriended, the game's evolution and devour mechanic comes into play. After defeating a rival Ch…