SAN FRANSISCO — May 1, 2014 — Chukong Technologies and Microsoft Open Technologies today announced more details of the collaboration between Chukong’s Cocos2d-x mobile game engine and MS Open Tech, including a series of co-hosted hackathons that began last month. The events give mobile game developers who are currently using Cocos2d-x the opportunity to learn more about the Windows and Windows Phone platforms and get hands-on support to port their games.
Free-to-play app makes SAT and ACT prep social, accessible and fun
NEW YORK — May 1, 2014 — play2prep has tackled the chore of SAT and ACT prep by officially launching its multiplayer mobile game for iOS and Android. After an initial soft launch, the New York-based startup has released the first and only SAT and ACT test prep game played against friends. play2prep has partnered with leading educational publishers to give students access to questions just like those on the real tests, which they can use to challenge their peers. Now, preparing for these critical assessments can be as enjoyable as playing a game against friends.
Mining Puzzle Game Takes Players Deep Within the Earth to Free Their Dwarven Pals
BOULDER, CO – May 1, 2014 – Backflip Studios today announced the mining puzzle game Dwarven Den is now available free on the iTunes App Store. In Dwarven Den, you play a group of dwarves seeking adventure and sparkly treasures buried deep within the earth. Your dwarven ancestors have been trapped in vast underground mines. Armed with only a pickaxe and a mighty beard, you’ve got to dig down deep by excavating floor after floor. Simply tap to dig through ancient civilizations, choosing your next move cautiously to avoid cave-ins and cartoon monsters. With challenging puzzles and simple controls, the app has already been deemed “What’s Hot” in its Canadian beta phase. Free with optional in-app purchases, players can download Dwarven Den today!
Duck Hunting Will Never Be the Same
SANTA MONICA, Calif. – April 29, 2014 – OUYA today announced that DUCK GAME, a fast-paced local multiplayer battle royale, will be coming to OUYA on May 13. With frenetic head-to-head combat, a smorgasbord of weapons, and a dedicated button for quacking, DUCK GAME is the ultimate couch multiplayer game for settling a score. Continue reading Feathers Will Fly in DUCK GAME, Coming to OUYA May 13
2D Platformer-Without-Platforms Takes Players on a Journey through a Mind-Bending Apocalyptic Wasteland
SANTA MONICA, Calif. – April 16, 2014 – OUYA and Team Tripleslash today announced that Magnetic By Nature, a fast-paced adventure platforming game that gives players power over magnetism to traverse a machine-age landscape, is coming exclusively to OUYA first. The game is a total redesign of Magnetic By Nature: Awakening, a proof-of-concept demo for Xbox Live Arcade launched in 2013, and will be available on OUYA in early May. Continue reading Get Pulled in to Magnetic By Nature, Coming Exclusively to OUYA This May
Teach a man to fish (with dynamite), and feed his craving for explosive fishing action
MALAYSIA — April 3, 2014 — Appxplore today announced the launch of Mobfish Hunter, a free endless action-fishing game for iOS and Android. Rejuvenating the endless fishing subgenre with customizable explosive weapons and modern graphics, Mobfish Hunter is everything a real fishing trip wishes it could be: action-packed, fast-paced and 100% awesome. The game is the latest from the creators of the award-winning Lightopus (published by Bulkypix), 2013’s Apple-featured Sporos and Alien Hive, and most recently Caveboy Escape. Dive into Mobfish Hunter today, free on the iTunes App Store and Google Play.
Getting hooked on Appxplore’s fishing game is like shooting fish in a barrel
MALAYSIA — March 20, 2014 — Appxplore today announced Mobfish Hunter, an endless fishing-action game, will launch free on iOS and Android in two weeks on April 3rd, 2014. The game will have players hooked with customizable fishing lure weapons and stylish cartoon visuals. Mobfish Hunter comes from the studio behind the award-winning game Lightopus (published by Bulkypix), 2013’s Apple-featured puzzlers Sporos and Alien Hive, and the recent puzzler Caveboy Escape.
Continue reading Grenades in Your Tackle Box?! Mobfish Hunter Launching Soon on iOS and Android
Award Winning Game Lets Players Sling Digital Discs in an Advanced Mobile Version of an Old Arcade Favorite
TEL AVIV, Israel – March 4, 2014 – Crazy Labs, TabTale’s new publishing brand of indie game content for older audiences, today released its first game titled Air Hockey Mania – Disky. Winner of Game Connection Europe’s “Best Mobile Game” award, Disky is a fast-paced, disc-slinging game that can be played in single-player mode or local multiplayer battles against a friend. Developed by Playful Shark and Plaid Games, Disky is free-to-play and now available to download on the App Store for iPhone and iPad devices. Continue reading Crazy Labs Launches Air Hockey Mania – Disky, Now Available for iOS