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The Walking Dead sells 8.5 million episodes

By Steve Watts, Jan 07, 2013 9:15am PST

The Walking Dead has sold 8.5 million episodes, according to Telltale, and 25% of those sales were on iOS devices.


"Fail states, like when you die and get "Game Over"? Lots of them, the first one a few minutes ..."

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Joe Danger Touch coming to iOS this month

By Steve Watts, Jan 03, 2013 2:15pm PST

Joe Danger Touch is coming to iOS devices later this month, and Hello Games has detailed some of its features.


Lego 'Legends of Chima' games announced

By Steve Watts, Jan 02, 2013 9:30am PST

Warner Bros Interactive has announced three games as part of Lego's new "Legends of Chima" line, including an iOS game, a 3DS and Vita game, and an online PC game.


"Refreshing to see a Lego game that isn't a spin-off of some franchise, definitely. However, I ..."

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Cooking Mama Seasons free-to-play on iOS

By Steve Watts, Dec 20, 2012 5:00pm PST

Cooking Mama Seasons has gone free-to-play on the App Store, bringing a selection of recipes for free and a "Pro" version with more recipes unlocked for $6.99.


Final Fantasy 4 hits iOS devices

By Steve Watts, Dec 20, 2012 3:30pm PST

Final Fantasy 4 has been ported to iPhone, including the improvements made to the DS remake and a few new bells and whistles.


"And... this is their first universal app. I'm happy to have been wrong! "

- mopic42 see all 23 comments

Penny Arcade deck-building game hitting iOS

By Steve Watts, Dec 18, 2012 3:30pm PST

Penny Arcade The Game: Gamers vs Evil, the deck-building game based on the gaming web comic, is heading to the iOS store tomorrow for $4.99.


3D Realms' Shadow Warrior coming to iOS this week

By Steve Watts, Dec 18, 2012 2:45pm PST

The iOS version of Shadow Warrior is hitting the App Store tomorrow, according to developer General Arcade.


"Do you want to wash Wang, or watch Wang wash Wang? Ugh. I loved this at the time way more ..."

- CampKusoge see all 12 comments

You Don't Know Jack comes to iOS

By Steve Watts, Dec 13, 2012 10:35am PST

You Don't Know Jack has launched on iOS devices as a free download with microtransactions to purchase more rounds of the game.


"Shhh! Those fuckers paid for a press release and they're going to get it!"

- Dolemite see all 10 comments

Bungie vet heads up iOS shooter Morning Star

By Steve Watts, Dec 11, 2012 1:15pm PST

Industrial Toys, an iOS start-up headed by Bungie co-foudner Alex Seropian, has announced its first game today: a mobile FPS called Morning Star.


"I kinda hope this isn't project destiny, but it does look interesting."

- SlumDawgy see all 3 comments

Angry Birds movie coming in 2016

By Steve Watts, Dec 11, 2012 12:15pm PST

Rovio has announced that it will produce, finance, and retain creative control over an Angry Birds movie adaptation coming in 2016. John Cohen (Despicable Me) and David Maisel (Iron Man) are serving as producer and executive producer, respectively.


"If Angry Birds is what it takes to get my mom to play video games, it's not worth it."

- Halen see all 21 comments

Angry Birds Star Wars trailer shows much more gameplay

By Steve Watts, Nov 05, 2012 3:30pm PST

A new Angry Birds Star Wars trailer gives a much longer look at gameplay, including new characters and powers, and the Angry Birds Space-styled stages.


"Should be called "Angry Cows" cause they're milking it dry. That said Day 1 please. :p"

- kaijuseijin see all 6 comments

New iOS Skylanders games to utilize portals

By Steve Watts, Oct 29, 2012 1:30pm PDT

The iOS is getting its own Skylanders portal, with two new games and one already-released title set to use a Bluetooth-enabled accessory in November.


"Hmm. Had I known this was coming with the non-Giant figures from the Giants starter set, I ..."

- ATimson see all 3 comments

Angry Birds Star Wars trailer shows first gameplay

By Steve Watts, Oct 29, 2012 12:45pm PDT

We got our first brief glimpse of Angry Birds Star Wars gameplay today in a new trailer.


"Where's the high fantasy one since every freaking game has to be that nowadays"

- BeowolfSchaefer see all 10 comments

Ngmoco founders leave company

By Steve Watts, Oct 26, 2012 4:30pm PDT

Neil Young and Bob Stevenson, two founding members of the iOS developer Ngmoco, are leaving the company.


"To the surprise of absolutely nobody? Ngmoco:) has been a cash grab since the beginning. The ..."

- qsylvr see all 9 comments

Ubisoft suing Black Eyed Peas for more than $1 million

By Steve Watts, Oct 17, 2012 11:15am PDT

Ubisoft is taking the Black Eyed Peas to court, claiming its representatives failed to respond to builds of an iOS game as per the terms of their contract.


"I was hoping they were suing them for crimes against humanity."

- Turd Ferguson see all 6 comments