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Frozen Synapse out on iPad now

By Alice O'Connor, May 16, 2013 8:15am PDT

It's been a long time coming, but the iPad edition of turn-based tactics 'em up Frozen Synapse is finally upon us. It boasts cross-platform play which not only lets you fight people on other platforms, but lets you play your turns across other devices too.


"I thought this game would look amazing on a retina ipad, but holy shit they're using low res ..."

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Injustice: Gods Among Us 'Batgirl' DLC confirmed by NetherRealm

By Steve Watts, May 06, 2013 7:30am PDT

Batgirl has been confirmed as the second downloadable content character for Injustice: Gods Among Us, lending some credence to an earlier rumor about the Season Pass characters.


"I really hate this business model in fighting games. Models and outfits I can deal with, but ..."

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Star Command coming to App Store May 2

By Steve Watts, Apr 29, 2013 5:30pm PDT

The Kickstarter success Star Command is due this Thursday, May 2 on iOS devices. After that, developer Warballoon will be bringing it to Android, then PC.


"It's not a rogue-like. It has a linear story line with more content planned for later. Whenever ..."

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English-language Idolm@ster games come to iOS, $55 each

By Steve Watts, Apr 22, 2013 1:21pm PDT

Namco Bandai has released three previously Japan-only rhythm games, Idolm@ster Shiny Festa, on iOS devices for $55 each.


"They don't, that's the joke. But at least a holy shit pricetag is associated with a game ..."

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Injustice: Gods Among Us on Wii U lacks iOS tie-in

By Steve Watts, Apr 18, 2013 4:30pm PDT

Injustice: Gods Among Us on the Wii U lacks the feature to gain unlocks from playing the iOS versions of the game.


"Wasn't really going to get this anyways but this kind of confirms that."

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Iron Man 3 mobile game is an endless runner (or flyer)

By Steve Watts, Apr 18, 2013 12:30pm PDT

Gameloft has announced that the official Iron Man 3 game is coming on April 25. It's a free-to-play mobile endless-runner.


Rayman Jungle Run free update adds 20 levels

By Steve Watts, Apr 11, 2013 3:30pm PDT

A free update for Rayman Jungle Run adds 20 new stages, including a pirate ship and a boss pursuit chapter.


Tekken Card Tournament now on mobile devices

By Steve Watts, Apr 05, 2013 9:00am PDT

Tekken Card Tournament, the collectible card game based on the popular fighting series, has launched for iOS, Android, and PC (browsers).


"This game is tight. In the vein of Super Puzzle Fighter 2 Turbo"

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Hitman: Absolution companion app now available

By Steve Watts, Apr 04, 2013 3:00pm PDT

Hitman: Absolution has its own companion app now, called Hitman: ICA. It lets you buy and upgrade weapons, queue up contracts, and get in-game hints from your mobile device.


"There are no interesting "Contracts" last time I checked. This was two weeks ago I guess, but I ..."

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EA puts iOS and Android apps on sale for weekend

By Steve Watts, Mar 29, 2013 6:15pm PDT

EA has dropped the price of several of its iPhone and iPad apps to 99 cents for the holiday weekend.


"Was it different stuff on each day or something? When I click the link, it only shows 7 ..."

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Ms Splosion Man now on iOS, PC next week

By Steve Watts, Mar 28, 2013 6:20pm PDT

Ms Splosion Man is now on iOS for $2.99, and it will come to PC next week.


"Is the pc version going to available via steam, amazon, etc, or is it trapped in the same ..."

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Injustice: Gods Among Us coming to iOS

By Steve Watts, Mar 27, 2013 2:10pm PDT

NetherRealm is developing an iOS version of Injustice: Gods Among Us.


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.


XCOM: Enemy Unknown coming to iOS

By Steve Watts, Mar 23, 2013 2:30pm PDT

Today at its PAX East panel, Firaxis and 2K games announced that XCOM: Enemy Unknown is coming to iOS devices.


"Civ Rev was headed for Wii at one point but they canceled it. Not sure why but it probably had ..."

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Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft is Blizzard's first F2P

By Steve Watts, Mar 22, 2013 7:25am PDT

Blizzard announced Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft today at PAX East. The free-to-play online collectible card game is set in the Warcraft universe.


"It's not free to play... You have to pay packs, just like the MTGO game on PC."

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