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  • ‘Icewind Dale: Enhanced Edition’ Expected Soon

    4h By Chris Reed
    Once Beamdog Studios released Baldur’s Gate: Enhanced Edition and Baldur’s Gate II on the App Store, it wasn’t a surprise to hear that Icewind Dale: Enhanced Edition wa on its way. The game has already landed on the Google Play store and PC, and is…
  • Tom Baker added to Doctor Who: Legacy

    Thu 10:19am By Jeff Scott
    Doctor Who: Legacy isn’t a new game, not by a long shot. But at just about a year on the App Store now, Doctor Who: Legacy has seen regular updates. This latest update adds Tom Baker to complete the full compliment of all 12 Doctors to the game. Doctor Who:…
  • Best of the Halloween 2014 Sales

    Wed 10:17pm By Chris Reed
    There’s no excuse like a good old fashioned holiday for developers to put their apps on sale. This Halloween is no different. Some games on sale are scary or dark and twisted. Others aren’t, but don’t let that stop you from tapping the “buy” button…
  • Entries Open for the 11th International Mobile Gaming Awards

    Wed 6:37pm By Jeff Scott
    The 11th annual IMGA is now accepting entries. If you are a game developer, head on over to the entry form and get your game entered. Entries are accepted through December 31st and there is no entry fee. The IMGAs are the most prestigious awards for mobile…
  • ‘The Sailor’s Dream’ Launches November 6

    Mon 9:10pm By Chris Reed
    Simogo, the makers of the unique, visionary games Device 6 and Year Walk, have just announced that their next game, The Sailor’s Dream, will land on the App Store on November 6. That’s a week from Thursday, so mark your calendar. They’ve also released a…
  • This Weekend’s Sales and Freebies

    Oct 24, 2014, 8:03 pm By Chris Reed
    We all love a great deal, and there’s no better kind of deal than a deal on a great game. A handful of excellent games have gone either on sale or free of late, so check out our picks, and download any game that strikes your fancy this weekend. Free Bike…
  • Is ‘Galactic Keep’ Finally Happening?

    Oct 23, 2014, 5:20 pm By Chris Reed
    To say Galactic Keep: Dice Battles has been in development for a while would be something of an understatement. This table-top RPG-style game was the basis of one of my early posts on this site, way back in 2009. It has cropped up a few times since, but now we…
  • ‘Hearthstone’ is Coming to iPhone in Early 2015

    Oct 21, 2014, 11:07 pm By Chris Reed
    In Blizzard’s latest Hearthstone blog post, the company has a few pieces of news to share, plus a fancy infographic about how popular Hearthstone has become (it’s very popular). The key item mentioned for iOS gamers is that the iPhone and Android phone…
  • Video Shows ‘Sonic 3 & Knuckles’ Proof of Concept

    Oct 20, 2014, 8:55 pm By Chris Reed
    Who needs a resume when you have skills like these? Below is a proof of concept video that shows Sonic 3 & Knuckles running on iOS. The only thing left for Sega to do is to port the game over with the help of the very people who made the video. The folks in…
  • Episode 3 of ‘Répblique’ Releases Next Week

    Oct 17, 2014, 4:58 pm By Chris Reed
    Developer Camouflaj has announced that it will bring the third episode of the ongoing series République to the App Store on Thursday, October 23. The episode, subtitled Ones & Zeroes, promises to be the most expansive one yet, clocking in at around three…
  • ‘N.O.V.A. 3 Freedom Edition’ is a Free-to-Play ‘N.O.V.A. 3′

    Oct 16, 2014, 9:20 pm By Chris Reed
    New iPad announcements aren’t the only thing going on today. If you never got around to buying the excellent 2012 shooter N.O.V.A. 3, today’s your lucky day. Gameloft has released a free, ad-supported version called N.O.V.A. 3 Freedom Edition. You can…
  • ‘Angry Birds Transformers’ Is Now Available

    Oct 15, 2014, 9:11 pm By Chris Reed
    Rovio has officially unleashed Angry Birds Transformers upon the world — or at least the part of the world that runs iOS. It’s a free app that you can download right here. Since nothing in life is actually free, however, the game accompanies a line of…
  • Unreal 4.5 Brings Improvements to Mobile

    Oct 15, 2014, 12:08 am By Chris Reed
    A new version of the Unreal Engine has just been released, and it brings with it a host of new improvements and features, promising that “Support for mobile platforms and consoles is better than ever,” and including at least one fancy new addition to the…
  • NFL Players are Coming to ‘Temple Run 2′

    Oct 11, 2014, 10:25 am By Chris Reed
    Here’s an unlikely pairing: Imangi Studios and NFLPlayers Inc. are teaming up to bring real NFL players to Temple Run 2. Temple Run 2, of course, is one of the best endless running games around. With its Indiana Jones-style trappings, it seems an odd game…
  • Apple Schedules Event for October 16

    Oct 8, 2014, 5:36 pm By Chris Reed
    It seems like only yesterday we attended the iPhone 6 event, but Apple has already sent out invitations to its next event, scheduled for October 16. That’s next week! The invitation has the words “It’s been way too long” on it, which is kind of…
  • ‘The Room Two’ is On Sale for $1

    Oct 7, 2014, 8:34 pm By Chris Reed
    If you’re looking for a showcase game for iOS, you could do a lot worse — seriously, a lot worse — than The Room Two, a dark, moody game of environmental puzzles that looks as great as it plays. Seriously, this game is ingeniously constructed. And…
  • Pokemon TCG Online Now Available for iPad — We’ve got free in-game extras for you!

    Oct 7, 2014, 9:12 am By Jeff Scott
    The Pokemon collectible card game we first got a look at during PAX Prime is now available for the iPad — and we’ve got a special exclusive code to get some freebies in the game. Pokemon TCG Online combines the massive collection urge of the Pokemon…
  • ‘Reckless Racing 3′ Launches Thursday

    Oct 6, 2014, 7:45 pm By Chris Reed
    To say we’re fans of the Reckless Racing series is something of an understatement. We gave the original game a 3 back in 2010, and its top-notch sequel a 4 in 2012. Another two years have passed, so it’s about time a third installment landed on the App…
  • The Banner Saga Hits iOS

    Oct 2, 2014, 10:34 pm By Chris Reed
    It’s pretty incredible how many great games are ported to iOS on a regular basis. The latest notable port is a strategy game that originally launched on PC earlier this year to high praise. It’s called The Banner Saga, and you can buy it as a universal app…
  • Details Emerge About ‘Angry Birds’ Movie

    Oct 1, 2014, 9:24 pm By Chris Reed
    Remember that CGi Angry Birds movie that’s in the works? It’s barreling ahead in production. And to prove it, Rovio has announced the voice cast. It’s about as star-studded as casts get, so take a look below. According to Rovio’s blog post: Jason…
  • Skylanders Trap Team — A quick hands-on first impression

    Oct 1, 2014, 1:59 pm By Jeff Scott
    Skylanders Trap Team is the new game in the Skylanders universe and the first to be released day and date on the iPad along with the console version. Not only that, but it’s the same game. This is a first, as far as we know, for any game. Skylanders is also…
  • ‘Pokémon TCG Online’ Hits the App Store

    Tue 9:47pm By Chris Reed
    And you thought it would never happen, didn’t you? Pokémon, one of the jewels of Nintendo’s portfolio, has landed on the App Store in the form of Pokémon TCG Online, an iPad-only card game. This is a big deal! It’s not as weird as you might think,…
  • Free-to-Play ‘Cut the Rope 2′ Soft-Launches in Canada

    Sep 29, 2014, 9:49 pm By Chris Reed
    You know the saying “information wants to be free”? Well so too do iOS games, apparently. The latest big-name iOS game to flip the proverbial freemium switch is the Om Nom vehicle Cut the Rope 2. When the game launched on Android back in March, it debuted…
  • Best Games On Sale or Free This Weekend

    Sep 26, 2014, 5:06 pm By Chris Reed
    Once again a handful of excellent games are currently free or on sale right now on the App Store. Check out our list of the best of the best, with pricing, review links, and App Store links all in one place. Then hop over to the App Store to fill up your iOS…
  • ‘Bioshock’ Gets a Price Cut

    Sep 25, 2014, 5:49 pm By Chris Reed
    It’s great having Bioshock on the App Store and all, but that $14.99 debut price? It was a bit much for some people. Take-Two Interactive feels your pain. They’ve just gone and sliced the price down to $10.99, saving new buyers a cool 4-spot. For the new…
  • Big Game Night: Anomaly, Smarter Than You, and More

    Sep 24, 2014, 5:25 pm By Chris Reed
    It’s Wednesday, and that can only mean one thing: It’s Big Game Night on the App Store! Not only do we have a new entry in a fantastic tower defense series hitting the U.S. App Store at 11 p.m. EST tonight, but we also have a whole bunch of other great…
  • ‘Fruit Ninja’ Enters Phase Two

    Sep 23, 2014, 7:24 am By Chris Reed
    Fruit Ninja — the original fruit-slicing sim, the game that put Halfbrick on the map, the game cats love to play — is about to get rebooted. Halfbrick has re-written the game from the ground up to bring the design from 2010 to 2014. So what’s happening?…
  • Gameloft Now Takes Advantage of iOS 8

    Sep 18, 2014, 5:09 pm By Chris Reed
    Gameloft has dropped us a line to give us a run-down on the ways some of its games have been updated take advantage of some of the new features in iOS 8. Read on to see which games have been updated to use Metal, bundles, and even widgets. Metal Modern…
  • MOGA Rebel – a full MFi controller is awesome and now available

    Sep 18, 2014, 5:00 pm By Jeff Scott
    The MOGA Rebel is the first full sized and full function standalone iOS MFI controller to make it out into the real world, and it’s just about perfect. For players that are used to the full sized controllers of a modern console, most of the MFi controllers…
  • New Rovio Stars Game ‘Plunder Pirates’ Released

    Sep 17, 2014, 9:05 pm By Chris Reed
    Rovio Stars, the publishing arm of the famed Angry Birds developer, has released some really good games, like Tiny Thief and Icebreaker: A Viking Voyage. Its latest title to hit the App Store is Plunder Pirates, a game the company is billing as “the best…
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