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Apple removing 'Free' from App Stores

By Josh Hawkins, Nov 19, 2014 1:50pm PST

After pressure from the European Commision, Apple is finally removing the word "free" from their download buttons. 


"Europes doing big things. Good on them. This freemium mobile game direct billing to cellular ..."

- chilln see all 4 comments

Epic Zen Garden brings peace and tranquility to iOS 8 devices

By Daniel Perez, Sep 17, 2014 2:20pm PDT

Epic Games' Epic Zen Garden shows off just what iOS 8 and mobile devices can do with the power of Unreal Engine 4.


Unpleasant Horse now on App Store

By Steve Watts, Apr 28, 2011 7:45am PDT

After facing a rejection from Apple, Unpleasant Horse is now available on the App Store. It's the debut effort from 4th & Battery, PopCap's experimental spin-off brand.


"hilarious and awesome. i'm excited to see what else they make. "

- dahanese see all 7 comments

Big iOS Releases Coming Tonight: Riven, Aralon, World of Goo, Dungeon Defenders and More

By Brian Leahy, Dec 15, 2010 1:20pm PST

Though the release schedule for consoles and PC have dried up, there are some major titles coming out today for iPhone and iPad. It's a great day...


"RR2 here I come! All the first game lacked was licensed cars, not surprised car manufacturers ..."

- belzebutt see all 7 comments

Appvent Calendar Returns, Free iPhone Games and Apps Every Day

By Brian Leahy, Dec 01, 2010 12:30pm PST

Blacksmith Games' "Appvent Calendar" has returned for its second, annual incarnation bringing free, daily iPhone game and app promotions, which...


"FYI today's game looks and sounds great but the gameplay is lacking. Just Where's Waldo-type ..."

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More iOS Games Than Console Games Since NES?

By Brian Leahy, Nov 17, 2010 3:40pm PST

The Unofficial Apple Weblog has mined some data and come up with a staggering comparison between the amount of games available on the iOS platform...


"I don't see how apple gets any press in the gaming sites. All they have are shitty casual games ..."

- AgentPothead see all 55 comments

Infinity Blade Trailer Reveals Gameplay, Graphics

By Brian Leahy, Nov 05, 2010 3:20pm PDT

Infinity Blade, the new action-RPG from ChAIR Entertainment and Epic Games, uses Unreal Engine 3 and runs on iOS devices. It looks amazing, but what about the gameplay? This debut trailer sho


"I fail to see how this is any sort of RPG... looks more like SF IV! Just because you earn ..."

- apocreg see all 19 comments

Battlefield: Bad Company 2 Coming to iPhone

By Brian Leahy, Oct 07, 2010 10:40am PDT

EA Mobile has announced that Battlefield: Bad Company 2 is coming to your iPhone and iPod Touch and is expected to be released in November. No...


"Phone license ports are never made by the same developer as the main franchises. They aren't ..."

- drarak see all 22 comments

Peggle Nights Released for iPhone as Paid DLC to Original Peggle

By Brian Leahy, Oct 04, 2010 10:20am PDT

PopCap games has released Peggle Nights for the iPhone and iPod Touch as a paid update to the original Peggle app, which is currently on sale for...


"Yes and a new power up character, it's not really DLC though it's its own full game."

- dognose see all 10 comments

Shack PSA: Dozens of Top iOS Titles on Sale for a Limited Time

By Xav de Matos, Oct 01, 2010 3:20pm PDT

It appears that every publisher decided this week would be the week their top iOS-based titles would be discounted to rock-bottom prices, as...


"Just nabbed Call of Duty Zombies for our iPod touch, all maps and game for $4.99. To think my ..."

- blister72 see all 16 comments

Digital DC Comics Come to PSP, iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, and PC

By Jeff Mattas, Jun 23, 2010 3:10pm PDT

DC Comics, in conjunction with Warner Bros. Digital Distribution, has announced a duo of partnerships today that will facilitate the digital...


"Tried it works, some new comics that I wont buy. But kinda cool they're putting some new stuff ..."

- yoshimi20 see all 2 comments

Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Released for iPhone

By Brian Leahy, May 25, 2010 1:00pm PDT

Capcom has released Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney for the iPhone and iPod Touch today on the App Store. Players take the role of lawyer...


"Great game on the DS. If you are looking for games that have more depth on your iPhone this is ..."

- pagancow see all 7 comments

Skate It Released for iPhone Ahead of Skate 3

By Brian Leahy, May 11, 2010 11:40am PDT

Electronic Arts has released Skate It for the iPhone and iPod Touch. The game will run on the iPad, though it isn't an iPad native app....


"may depend on which iphone / ipod touch you have. the 3GS runs games a lot nicer than the 3G :("

- Chris Faylor see all 3 comments

Cammy Coming to Street Fighter 4 iPhone for Free

By Brian Leahy, Apr 15, 2010 12:30pm PDT

Capcom has confirmed that Cammy will be added to the iPhone version of Street Fighter IV as a free update, but no date was given. New...


"For a second I thought this article was referencing Cammy Dunaway from Nintendo. She'd be great ..."

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Activision Co-Founder Releases iPad Game

By Brian Leahy, Apr 13, 2010 3:40pm PDT

The first game from Activision co-founder/Pitfall creator David Crane and longtime colleague Garry Kitchen, has been released for the iPad through...


"This game had sparked my interest, until I read the "Gamer God's" comment...whoa, talk about ..."

- katchow see all 15 comments