News items tagged with mobile

Obsidian rolls critical success, acquires Pathfinder RPG license

Obsidian rolls critical success, acquires Pathfinder RPG license

Good news for tabletop roleplaying fans who enjoy using a controller as much as rolling a 20-sided die: Obsidian, developers of South Park: The Stick of Truth and the upcoming Pillars of Eternity, hav...

By S. Prell on Madden 18 Coins PS4
Mobile MOBA Witcher Battle Arena seeks beta testers

Mobile MOBA Witcher Battle Arena seeks beta testers

While the interminable wait for The Witcher 3 drags on, developer CD Projekt RED has opened beta sign-ups for the game's spin-off multiplayer online battle arena game, the aptly-titled Witcher Battle...

By Earnest Cavalli on Madden 18 Coins PS4
Assassin's Creed Memories out now on iOS

Assassin's Creed Memories out now on iOS

Starting today, you can look back fondly on all your favorite murderous moments from Ubisoft's Assassin's Creed series with Assassin's Creed Memories, a free-to-play mobile spinoff out now for iOS dev...

By Danny Cowan on Madden 18 Coins PS4
Go 'Deep Under the Sky' on Venus as a weird jellyfish

Go 'Deep Under the Sky' on Venus as a weird jellyfish

In Deep Under the Sky, you're an acrobatic jellyfish navigating the neon world of Venus, flying through fuzzy passageways to collect glowing orbs and stars, all while avoiding the dangerous native cre...

By Jessica Conditt on Madden 18 Coins PS4
Humble Bundle adopts Mobile tab, launches Sega Android bundle

Humble Bundle adopts Mobile tab, launches Sega Android bundle

Humble Bundle organizers have added a dedicated Mobile tab to the Humble storefront, pledging to increase the frequency of Android-focused bundle releases from today forward. Humble Bundle kicks off...

By Danny Cowan on Madden 18 Coins PS4
The Walking Dead Season 2, Episode 5 review: Exit wounds

The Walking Dead Season 2, Episode 5 review: Exit wounds

This review covers the latest episode in an ongoing season, and may contain spoilers. Players of Telltale's The Walking Dead have offered a singular, echoing criticism throughout its first and secon...

By Jessica Conditt on Madden 18 Coins PS4
Zen Studios latest pinball table summons the Walking Dead

Zen Studios latest pinball table summons the Walking Dead

The silver ball maestros at Zen Studios have unleashed another meticulously designed table, this time within the horrific universe of Telltale's The Walking Dead adventure game. Despite its non-linear...

By Earnest Cavalli on Madden 18 Coins PS4
PS4 remote play comes to new Xperia Z3 tablets

PS4 remote play comes to new Xperia Z3 tablets

The Xperia Z3 compact tablet line will feature remote play with the PS4, Sony announced today. The Z3 is the only tablet to have remote play with PS4, though the Vita allows these functions, too (and...

By Jessica Conditt on Madden 18 Coins PS4
Report: Ouya talking to Google, Tencent about acquisition

Report: Ouya talking to Google, Tencent about acquisition

Ouya is looking to be acquired, and it's in talks with Google, Amazon and a few Chinese companies, including Riot Games owner Tencent, Re/code reports. Re/code's sources say there aren't any offers on...

By Jessica Conditt on Madden 18 Coins PS4
Angry Birds Transformers goes back to the 80s in new trailer

Angry Birds Transformers goes back to the 80s in new trailer

Hoping to distance itself from the glossy, modern efforts of noted explosion connoisseur Michael Bay, Rovio has issued a trailer for Angry Birds Transformers that hearkens back to the series' glory d...

By Earnest Cavalli on Madden 18 Coins PS4
Google to refund at least $19 million over in-app purchases

Google to refund at least $19 million over in-app purchases

If we were to face a complaint filed with the Federal Trade Commission, having a bunch of irritated parents on the other end of things is pretty low on our list of ideal situations. We're thinking Goo...

By Thomas Schulenberg on Madden 18 Coins PS4
Harmonix Music VR coming to Samsung's Gear VR headset

Harmonix Music VR coming to Samsung's Gear VR headset

Virtual reality is cool, but how much fun is the hardware if you don't have anything to run on it? Not much is the answer. Hence, it's goods news that Harmonix (of Rock Band, Dance Central and Amplitu...

By S. Prell on Madden 18 Coins PS4
Bloomberg: Mojang's Notch 'unlikely' to stay on after MS buyout

Bloomberg: Mojang's Notch 'unlikely' to stay on after MS buyout

If Microsoft's reported attempt to buy Mojang is successful, a Bloomberg source says founder and owner Markus "Notch" Persson is "unlikely" to stay on at the Swedish studio afterwards. According to th...

By Sinan Kubba on Madden 18 Coins PS4
SimCity lays foundations for new mobile game, 'coming soon'

SimCity lays foundations for new mobile game, 'coming soon'

EA unveiled SimCity BuildIt this morning, an "all-new" iOS and Android entry in the metropolis-making franchise. Beyond a few screenshots and the mention of pinch, zoom and rotational controls, detail...

By Sinan Kubba on Madden 18 Coins PS4
Guide a jellyfish swarm under the sea in Jelly Reef

Guide a jellyfish swarm under the sea in Jelly Reef

How do you guide a bloom of jellyfish to the ocean floor if you can't actually speak their language? You inherit the power to guide oceanic currents and push them to safety using the water around them...

By Thomas Schulenberg on Madden 18 Coins PS4
Fotonica is dashing into the distance on iOS right now

Fotonica is dashing into the distance on iOS right now

After getting a running start on PC and Mac, Fotonica has leaped to iOS devices to continue sprinting through wireframe environments at a breakneck speed. At $2.99, developer Santa Ragione's one-butto...

By Thomas Schulenberg on Madden 18 Coins PS4
Project Scissors is a spiritual successor to Clock Tower

Project Scissors is a spiritual successor to Clock Tower

Nude Maker, a Japanese developer led by Clock Tower series creator Hifumi Kouno, has begun development on a new horror-focused franchise. According to the studio's press release, Project Scissors is m...

By Thomas Schulenberg on Madden 18 Coins PS4
Editor's Note: We Are Always Fighting

Editor's Note: We Are Always Fighting

We are always fighting. The first video game I ever played, Space Invaders, rendered fighting in a sickly green hue, with squid-like aliens descending down the bulbous surface of a beige monitor. As m...

By Ludwig Kietzmann on Madden 18 Coins PS4
Joystiq Deals: Double Nexus giveaway, GOG Fall Sale

Joystiq Deals: Double Nexus giveaway, GOG Fall Sale

This week on Joystiq Deals, one lucky winner will receive two free Nexus devices as part of our latest giveaway. Submit your e-mail address and you'll be entered to win a new Nexus 6 phone and a Nexus...

By Joystiq Staff on Madden 18 Coins PS4
Joystiq Giveaway: 3 HTC One (M8) Windows Phones with Xbox cases

Joystiq Giveaway: 3 HTC One (M8) Windows Phones with Xbox cases

Here we are folks: The Gauntlet. Once it was Black Friday. Then there was Cyber Monday. Once Taco Tuesday got involved, though, we knew it was something more. Every day between now and New Year's Day...

By Anthony John Agnello on Madden 18 Coins PS4
iPad version of Papers, Please to get nudity restored in update

iPad version of Papers, Please to get nudity restored in update

Papers, Please arrived on iPad this week, but an initial build depicting nudity when players searched the bodies of travelers was rejected by Apple on the grounds of containing "pornographic content....

By Thomas Schulenberg on Madden 18 Coins PS4
Report: Xbox avatars to get a facelift on Xbox One

Report: Xbox avatars to get a facelift on Xbox One

Xbox avatars may soon return in an upgraded form on the Xbox One, PC platforms, and mobile devices, a pair of recent Microsoft job postings indicate. "As we cross the threshold to a unified operating...

By Danny Cowan on Madden 18 Coins PS4
Minecraft was YouTube's second-most popular search query of 2014

Minecraft was YouTube's second-most popular search query of 2014

Mojang's breakout hit Minecraft took second place in a Google-issued list of the most popular YouTube search queries of 2014, ranking immediately behind the word "music" in terms of search frequency....

By Danny Cowan on Madden 18 Coins PS4
Joystiq Deals: Android Lollipop Coding Course

Joystiq Deals: Android Lollipop Coding Course

The mobile marketplace presents a great opportunity for up-and-coming developers, and Joystiq Deals is giving you a chance to join in the fun with the Android Lollipop Coding Course, a comprehensive t...

By Joystiq Staff on Madden 18 Coins PS4