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Fruit Ninja Developer Halfbrick Slashes Half its Staff in Layoffs

By Kevin Tucker, Mar 13, 2018 3:30pm PDT

Reports indicate that restructuring has led the development studio to lay off up to 30 members of its staff.


"An interesting article from a few years ago when Halfbrick laid off all their actual designers ..."

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Fruit Ninja VR slices its way to Steam Early Access

By Daniel Perez, Jul 08, 2016 11:07am PDT

Finally! A game for those of us who want to spend our entire day slicing up virtual fruit!


"I noticed the speed is slower. I guess that's because you're moving your arms instead of just ..."

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Fruit Ninja Kinect 2 slices its way to Xbox One this March

By Daniel Perez, Feb 27, 2015 7:55am PST

Get your arms in tip-top shape as Fruit Ninja Kinect 2 will be released on the Xbox One next month. HIYA!


"This has the potential to sell dozens if not hundreds of copies"

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Fruit Ninja overhaul adds new gameplay in October

By Daniel Perez, Sep 22, 2014 7:50am PDT

Halfbrick Studios's Fruit Ninja is going to be getting a huge update that adds new gameplay mechanics this October.


Fruit Ninja juicing up Vita this week

By Steve Watts, Aug 12, 2013 4:00pm PDT

Fruit Ninja is coming to Vita this week, according to Sony's release list.


Jetpack Joyride dev announces Fish Out of Water

By Steve Watts, Mar 27, 2013 8:30am PDT

Fruit Ninja and Jetpack Joyride studio Halfbrick has announced its next game, called Fish Out of Water. It's coming soon to iOS devices for 99 cents.


Halfbrick Studios games free for limited time

By John Keefer, Dec 17, 2012 4:00pm PST

Consider it an early holiday present from Halfbrick Studios, but for a limited time, all of the developer's games on the iTunes store are free. That includes suck classics as Fruit Ninja, Age of Zombies and Monster Dash.


Jetpack Joyride jumps to PS3, Vita, and PSP today

By Steve Watts, Nov 20, 2012 1:00pm PST

The mobile game Jetpack Joyride is heading to PlayStation 3, Vita, and PSP today as a PlayStation Mini. It will cost $3.99 and includes all the features of the (free) mobile versions.


"If I had a vita, yeah, I'd drop $4 for this. They've earned it."

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Jetpack Joyride jumps to Facebook

By Andrew Yoon, May 11, 2012 3:30pm PDT

While it may not have achieved the same notoriety as Fruit Ninja, Halfbrick Studios' Jetpack Joyride has drained thousands of hours of productivity from the economy... and now it's on Facebook.


Indie Jeff's Weekly Picks: August 1-5

By Jeff Mattas, Aug 06, 2011 11:30am PDT

Indie Jeff's picks this week include interviews for Serious Sam Double D, Marian, and, Super Comboman, a freebie from Size Five Games, and a trailer from Halfbrick's mobile title, Machine Gun Jetpack.


"god i hate your video player... you can't do shit with the mouse once its in full screen."

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