Game Connection Announces Nominees for Indie Game Competition

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Selected Projects puts indie games in the running for major publishing deals

SAN FRANCISCO – March 6, 2013 – Game Connection has today announced the list of Selected Projects for Game Connection America 2013, 15 game developers and their projects that have been nominated for the prestigious “Best Project 2013” award. Sponsored by Microsoft, the contest is open to console, mobile, PC, social, casual, and online games at any stage of development and from any genre, and will be decided by the Game Connection Advisory Board at Game Connection America 2013, held March 25-27 at the Sir Francis Drake Hotel in San Francisco. Continue reading Game Connection Announces Nominees for Indie Game Competition

All Aboard the Carnage Express! Zombies & Trains Chugs onto the iTunes App Store

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Arcade Defense Game Finally Proves Once and for All that Trains > Zombies, Now Available for iOS

NORWAY – Feb. 7, 2013 – Norwegian indie mobile developer Dragonhead Games today announced that their latest iOS title is now available on the App Store! Zombies & Trains is an action-packed arcade defense game that finally provides an answer to the age-old question: “who would win in a fight between an armored train and a zombie horde?” Players can blast through the undead with armored trains and add carnage with powerups in four different game modes. Download your ticket to zombie-smashing mayhem for $0.99 for iPhone or $1.99 for iPad today!

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Frog Orbs for iPhone: a Modern Twist on Rapid-Fire Arcade Action

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Command Missiles? Cast magic spells instead! Ballpit Monster launches arcade shooter

February 7th, 2013— Montevideo, URUGUAY—Ballpit Monster Studios, the Uruguay-based studio of bouncy mobile fun, today released their debut title Frog Orbs, a “ribbiting” re-imagining of the old school arcade shooter for mobile devices. Starting today, players can harness the powers of elemental orbs to destroy wave after wave of invading Benglings bent on destroying all your delicious flies. Cast a dozen powerful spells to defend your turf, then earn flies to upgrade your magical wizard’s cap and wand. Dive into the frantic action of Frog Orbs, now available free on the App Store. Continue reading Frog Orbs for iPhone: a Modern Twist on Rapid-Fire Arcade Action

Siege the Day! Siege Hero from Armor Games Now Free, For a Few Days Only

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Over 300 levels in four unique zones provide all the boulder-slingin’ and fireball-launchin’ you can handle!

IRVINE, Calif. – Jan. 25, 2013 – Today, publisher Armor Games and developer WarSpark Games are pleased to announce that Siege Hero, the beloved physics-puzzler/castle-smasher, is now available free for a limited time only on iPhone! Normally $0.99, players can now download the full game free of charge. Optimized for iOS 6 and iPhone 5 and featuring retina graphics, the casual game is free today for iPhone, and also available for iPad and iPad Mini. With countless rave reviews and 300+ levels to smash up and crash through, this physics puzzler truly belongs on every iDevice. The promotion won’t last long; download Siege Hero today! (iPhone link, iPad link) Continue reading Siege the Day! Siege Hero from Armor Games Now Free, For a Few Days Only

You Just Got (Soft) Served! Gelato Mania Out Now, Free for Android Devices

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Popular puzzle app comes to Google Play after more than 2.5 Million iOS downloads

NEW YORK – Jan. 24, 2013 – Pudding Games, a Vanilla Breeze brand for mobile casual and social games, today announced the launch of Gelato Mania for Android devices, following huge success on the iOS App Store. A new puzzle game, Gelato Mania has players making ice-cream treats modeled after picture-perfect confections. Gelato Mania features simple swipe controls, crisp animation, and catchy sound effects that will captivate and challenge puzzle-matching fans and newcomers alike. Download Gelato Mania free on Google Play today: http://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.vanillabreeze.gelatomania.samsung. Continue reading You Just Got (Soft) Served! Gelato Mania Out Now, Free for Android Devices

Temple Run 2 Now Available for Free on Google Play and Amazon Marketplace

tr2_logoAfter a 20 million-strong debut weekend on the App Store, Temple Run 2 races onto Android and Kindle devices

RALEIGH, N.C. – January 21, 2013 –Imangi Studios, the independent studio behind the mega-hit endless runner Temple Run, today announced that Temple Run 2 is now available for select Android and Kindle devices. Featuring high-res graphics, new obstacles, abilities, player powers, and achievements, Temple Run 2 takes place in an entirely new and infinitely more challenging world filled with curvy roads, hills and valleys, where players must fly down zip lines and speed along in mine carts to get away from the temple dwellers and retain control of the idol.

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Noble Nutlings Out Today: Former Rovio Angry Birds Developers Launch Debut iOS Game

 

 

Casual Action Racer is a Free Download from Indie Developer Boomlagoon

HELSINKI, FINLAND – Jan. 10, 2013 – Boomlagoon – an indie game development studio founded by three ex-Rovio veterans involved with the studio’s smash hit Angry Birds title – today launched Noble Nutlings, their debut mobile video game for iOS devices. Featuring a trio of pudgy cartoon squirrels, the game challenges players to pilot a rickety cart across hilly landscapes as fast as possible. Free to download, Noble Nutlings lets players upgrade their vehicle with thousands of combinations, collecting acorns and hurtling towards the finish line with the hot-pepper-boost. The game features dozens of levels and casual racing action, enjoyable at all skill levels. Download Noble Nutlings today via the iTunes App Store.

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Canimals Launches Mobile Match 3 Game Exclusively on Samsung Apps

 

New mobile game follows successful launch of kid-friendly social gaming hub Cantasia

NEW YORK – Dec. 11, 2012 – Developer PlayPlus today announced the launch of Canimals Match 3, a new, fast-paced game based on the Canimals characters from VOOZCLUB. Canimals Match 3 debuts as an offshoot of Cantasia, a kid-friendly social gaming hub that recently launched on Facebook. The launch of Canimals Match 3 marks the first mobile mini-game release from the Cantasia platform. The game is available for download exclusively on Samsung Apps, and will be coming to Google Play in January. Download Canimals Match 3 at the following link: http://www.samsungapps.com/mars/topApps/topAppsDetail.as?productId=000000516372. Continue reading Canimals Launches Mobile Match 3 Game Exclusively on Samsung Apps