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Hearthstone 'Curse of Naxxramas' prices detailed

By Steve Watts, Jul 08, 2014 10:47am PDT

Blizzard has finally detailed the prices for Hearthstone's upcoming Curse of Naxxramas expansion. Though it certainly isn't cheap, a few options help mitigate the blow to your wallet (or gold).


"Competition is good! Maybe you'll see the Magic game you want because of Hearthstone."

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Hearthstone 'Curse of Naxxramas' expansion coming in July

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 27, 2014 9:45am PDT

Blizzard has given a July release window to Hearthstone's Curse of Naxxramas expansion.


"Well, yeah. I meant with my comment that I would just throw $100 at the game and see what falls ..."

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PSA: Broken Age now on iPad

By Steve Watts, Jun 12, 2014 6:34pm PDT

Double Fine's Broken Age is now available on iPad. The first episode is $9.99, and the second will be an in-app purchase once it's released.


"When I first saw this I was a bit disappointed that it was a simultaneous Android release. ..."

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PSA: Kickstarter-funded Republique free this week on the App Store

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 05, 2014 3:45pm PDT

Camouflaj's Republique is currently being spotlighted as Apple's Free App of the Week, so pick up the first episode for no charge on the App Store.


Thomas Was Alone makes friends with iPad today

By Steve Watts, May 15, 2014 6:45am PDT

Thomas Was Alone is now available on both the iPad and Mac App Store, for $8.99. It has been given virtual controls on iPad with the help of Surgeon Simulator dev Bossa Studios.


"Such a great game. Soundtrack, story, characters, art and relatively simple gameplay all coming ..."

- klearlyunseen see all 2 comments

Hearthstone Hunter too 'dominant' for comfort, says Blizzard

By Steve Watts, May 07, 2014 1:30pm PDT

Blizzard says it found the Hunter in Hearthstone is becoming too dominant, and has made a slight change to one of its most powerful cards to even the odds.


"The problem with this is that the only health point that matters is the last one. You can nuke ..."

- Nehvrook see all 4 comments

Hearthstone avoided paying 'lip service' to F2P, says Blizzard

By Steve Watts, Apr 29, 2014 9:00am PDT

Hearthstone production director Jason Chayes says the studio worked hard to make sure Hearthstone was genuinely free-to-play, with voluntary purchases instead of a monetization gate.


"That always seems to be how the best things in life are made. "

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Hearthstone for iPad now available in U.S.

By Steve Watts, Apr 16, 2014 12:35pm PDT

Hearthstone is now available on iPad, Blizzard has announced. Your progress from the PC version carries over, and trying it out on iPad will earn you a free pack of cards.


"I had the same experience on my Mini. But, with Blizz it's hard to know when the app is trying ..."

- daggot see all 12 comments

Hearthstone getting 'Curse of Naxxramas' single-player campaign

By Steve Watts, Apr 11, 2014 9:27am PDT

Hearthstone is getting its first single-player campaign soon. Curse of Naxxramas will take you through a series of creepy boss fights to earn new cards for your deck. It will also sport a new board and class challenges.


"Just like someone mentioned on that thread, I would love to see a Raid or Dungeon mode in this ..."

- G-3722 see all 8 comments

Mojang's Scrolls coming to tablets

By Steve Watts, Apr 07, 2014 2:30pm PDT

Mojang has detailed several plans for updates to Scrolls, including a demo version that they say will help pave the way for an iPad and tablet port.


"Man, I cannot wait for hearthstone for the iPad (USA). With FTL it feels like the iPad is ..."

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FTL: Advanced Edition adds new robotic race

By Steve Watts, Dec 20, 2013 10:15am PST

FTL's "Advanced Edition" update will add a new robotic race called the Lanius, among other new features and adjustments.


"One time I had the transporter, cloak, AND preigniter. it was epic."

- vertdang see all 18 comments

Ninja Theory's Fightback kicks its way onto iOS today

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 19, 2013 11:30am PST

Ninja Theory makes its iOS debut today with Fightback, a free-to-play 80's-era beat-'em-up that's all about punching and kicking dudes in the face and in other body parts that aren't their face.


Ridiculous Fishing and Badlands are official iOS 'Games of the Year'

By Steve Watts, Dec 17, 2013 6:45am PST

Apple has once again named its official iOS Games of the Year: Ridiculous Fishing on iPhone, and Badland on iPad.


Republique comes out of the shadows on December 19

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 16, 2013 4:30pm PST

The first episode of Kickstarter success story, Republique, is set to be released this Thursday, December 19 on iOS.


"Congrats to these guys for getting this done! I backed this project and I've been listening to ..."

- Gwyndion see all 3 comments

FTL: Advanced Edition coming early 2014 to PC and iPad

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 11, 2013 12:30pm PST

FTL: Faster Than Light will debut a new expansion in early 2014 dubbed FTL: Advanced Edition, expected to release concurrently with the long-awaited iPad port of the popular 2012 roguelike.


"Completely missed my point. The Dev is focusing on iOS first since there will be a greater ..."

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