06/24/2011, Most iOS games eventually make their way to Android, especially if they’re big hits, and Cut the Rope is no exception. The game which made its debut on the iOS platform last year is now finally on Google’s mobile operating system. Surprisingly instead of being an Amazon exclusive like quite a number of games have been recently, GetJar managed to score the exclusive rights to distribute this game for free […]
06/23/2011, Viewdle, a mobile-focused visual analysis company, has launched its first game based on its face recognition technology and augmented reality, called Third Eye. The game allows real-people to become part of a steampunk-style MMORPG about vampires and slayers. The game will be part of a trilogy, with the first part being focused on recruitment and establishing alliances. What’s special about the game is that players don’t get to choose sides […]
05/27/2011, Impact Wrestling superstar, Hulk Hogan and Majesco Entertainment Company have announced a partnership to create Hulk Hogan’s Main Event, a one of a kind wrestling game that’s never been done before. Designed to take advantage of the Microsoft Kinect on Xbox 360, the game will let players train with Hulk Hogan as their mentor. Players will then build their own wrestling personalities and learn the art of showmanship to win […]
05/17/2011, For those of you familiar with the game show “Hole In The Wall” where people become human Tetris pieces to fit into a hole in a wall that’s moving towards them? Well, it looks like Microsoft is attempting to translate the game to the Xbox 360 with the help of the Kinect. The folks over at Game Set Watch recently spotted the title “Hole In The Wall” in the German […]
05/10/2011, Are you one of those people who frequently give in to your primal urges to smash anything around you when you’re feeling extremely angry? If you are, you’re not alone. But hitting objects or even people around you especially when you’re in the workplace can get you into trouble. Introducing the RageGage. This handy little “toy” is a small device that is meant to be abused. If you feel the […]
05/03/2011, Come on, let’s admit it; we all love seeing unholy unions (Android running on an iPhone or Windows phone device anyone?) and apparently so do the guys at Rockmoon in Singapore. The developers have recently come up with a prototype game that has the Microsoft Kinect and the Apple iPhone working together in a co-op game where users fly around in a space ship blowing things up.
05/02/2011, Frisbee aficionados who own iPhones are going to be delighted at this news – Danish developer Kiloo Games will be creating the official Frisbee game for the iOS. Called Frisbee Forever, this officially licensed game will bring everybody’s favorite disc throwing sport to your iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad. Fortunately, this game doesn’t require you to toss your iOS device like a Frisbee – it’s much safer and less costly […]
04/29/2011, The MMO (Massively Multiplayer Online game) scene hasn’t really been shaken up since the release of DC Universe Online at the beginning of this year but it looks like things are about to change. After the success of DC’s DC Universe Online, it looks like Marvel isn’t content letting DC having most of the superhero MMO pie to itself. Marvel has just announced that they will be releasing their own […]
04/29/2011, PopCap Games, the company behind the highly acclaimed multi-platform games, Plants vs. Zombies and Bejeweled has got a new app developer on their team – and he’s only 9 years old. Owain Weinert, a boy suffering from pre-B Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia had a wish to make his own game, and the Make-a-Wish Foundation managed to hook him up with video game developer PopCap Games to make it happen.
04/21/2011, Tetris is an age old, classic game that has been popular pretty much since it was introduced. However in today’s world of fancy gaming consoles and motion controls, the game somehow feels a little outdated, even though it still remains one of the most fun games in the world. Well, a Trinity College student, better known as Keyosaurus on YouTube recently put together his own version of Tetris, combining the […]
04/15/2011, A woman from Colorado has been sentenced to serve 10 years in prison for the death of her 13-month-old son due to neglect. Her reason? She was playing Café World on Facebook while she left him to bathe on his own for 10 minutes. The boy died of drowning. The woman told the court that she normally left her kid to bathe on his own as she wanted him to […]
04/14/2011, If you have loads of time on your hands (i.e. you’re done with this week’s work quota in the office), you have access to Microsoft Internet Explorer 9 and you love Pac-Man, you’ll be delighted to know that you can help to create The World’s Biggest Pac-Man Game. Namco Bandai, Soap Creative and Microsoft have teamed up to develop this monstrosity that puts users in the set of the level […]
04/08/2011, If you own a Nintendo 3DS, you get access to Augmented Reality games, one of the most interesting features of the console. While most AR games are played with cards, the folks over at Level Up Studios have decided to come up with an AR shirt instead. While the idea isn’t new, they’ve executed it really well. With fun mini games where you end up shooting targets, and finally a […]
04/07/2011, If you thought that video games were all designed to keep your butts glued to the couch – well you’re wrong. THQ and Zuffa have announced that they will be expanding the UFC video gaming portfolio over to the Xbox 360, PS3 and Wii later this year. But instead of the regular fighting games you’ve come to expect from the UFC franchise, UFC Personal Trainer is a game aimed to […]