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FTL is a strategy game for lovers of hard sci-fi

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Captain's Log - It's been countless hours since I first started my mission of delivering sensitive information to the Federation in order to combat the rebel scum. This is not my first attempt, nor will it likely be my last; captaining a ship is a full-time job, and often...
FTL is a strategy game for lovers of hard sci-fi

Age of War - evolution based strategy Time Waster

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Filed under: Fun, Games, Kids, Time-Wasters, WebAge of War is a side-scrolling strategy game where the goal of the game is to destroy the other side's base. You start out in the stone age, and evolve through five distinct ages until you're doing war with futuristic hovering vehicles and super...
Age of War - evolution based strategy Time Waster
Chevrolet Promoting Siri 'Eyes Free' Integration for 2013 Sonic in New TV Ad

Mobile news roundup: Ouya details, iOS 6.1 issues and more

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Feast or Famine arrives on iOS — X4 Games’ new action-platformer Feast or Famine launched on iOS this week. The game is set in the Netolithic era and has players hunting animals, while designed to look like a cave painting. An Android version of the game is expected to launch...
Mobile news roundup: Ouya details, iOS 6.1 issues and more

Kabam establishes $50 million fund for Japan game developers

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Kabam, the San Francisco-based online game company, recently announced that it has established a $50 million dollar fund dedicated to helping Japanese developers bring their games to Western markets. Wall Street Journal reports that the fund will provide resources for marketing, analytics, and localization. Kabam has been one of the fastest-growing...
Kabam establishes $50 million fund for Japan game developers

FAA Still Looking at Digital Device Use During Takeoff and Landing

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A year ago, it was revealed that the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration was reexamining regulations regarding the use of digital devices like the iPad or Amazon Kindle during taxi, takeoff and landing of commercial aircraft. Today, The New York Times reports that the industry group working with the FAA to...
FAA Still Looking at Digital Device Use During Takeoff and Landing
Exclusive: Big Blue Bubble pivots to the mid-core market with new 6waves published titles

Rumors of Massive Apple Retail Store for Paris as Virgin Vacates Prime Location

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Business Insider points to a report [Google translation] from French newspaper Le Figaro noting that Virgin will be vacating its landmark retail store on Champs-Élysées in Paris and that Apple is one of the primary candidates rumored to be interested in taking the spot. Interior of Virgin Megastore on Champs-Élysées...
Rumors of Massive Apple Retail Store for Paris as Virgin Vacates Prime Location

Roadhouse Interactive partners with Games Workshop to develop Warhammer 40,000 mobile game

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Mobile and browser-based game developer Roadhouse Interactive today announced a licensing partnership with developer and publisher of tabletop war-games Games Workshop, to develop a new mobile game set in the Warhammer 40,000 universe. The Vancouver-based Roadhouse Interactive will be developing a side-scrolling action game for smartphones and tablets where the...
Roadhouse Interactive partners with Games Workshop to develop Warhammer 40,000 mobile game

Starcraft II and the bad boy of pro-gaming

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The short and sharp career of Greg 'Idra' Fields, videogaming genius and part-time offensive loutOne day videogames will be an Olympic event. The games that will be played probably don't exist yet, but their predecessors do - and prime among them is Blizzard Entertainment's Starcraft II.This strategy game is one...
Starcraft II and the bad boy of pro-gaming

Slot City, Duck Hunting and Osmos HD and more on this week’s Android app charts

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Once again, the Android charts were lead by many apps we’ve seen before. DeNA’s Rage of Bahamut continues to hold the No. 1 spot on the top grossing app chart, further adding to its already impressive streak and likely making DeNA a lot of money on the platform. Japanese social...
Slot City, Duck Hunting and Osmos HD and more on this week’s Android app charts

30 best iPhone and iPad apps this week

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Temple Run 2, NewsWhip, Rolling Stone, American Idol, Kingdom Conquest II, Herd Absurd, PinYinPal and moreA little later than usual, here's our weekly roundup of the most notable new apps for iPhone and iPad, following Friday's publication of the weekly best Android apps roundup.As ever, the price in brackets refers...
30 best iPhone and iPad apps this week
Apple drops 'uncomfortable' Sweatshop HD game from App Store
Good Deal: 'Hotline Miami' is $5 on Steam this weekend

Entering the free-to-play MechWarrior Tactics closed beta will cost you

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Roadhouse Interactive and Infinite Game Publishing announced the launch of the MechWarrior Tactics closed beta today, and they’re encouraging players to provide feedback on the game’s development by buying their way in. The new Founder’s Program offers players three packages to choose from, and each comes with exclusive benefits...
Entering the free-to-play MechWarrior Tactics closed beta will cost you

PlayStation Plus launches on Vita in the US next week, bringing six free games with it

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PlayStation Plus, the premium online membership service available to PlayStation 3 owners, is expanding its Instant Game Collection to support the PlayStation Vita. Sony’s latest handheld, which has struggled to move a significant amount of units since its launch in Japan last December, will receive the collection of games in...
PlayStation Plus launches on Vita in the US next week, bringing six free games with it

Trash-Talking Former Zynga Engineer Is Back With a Kickstarter

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(mercenary-games.com) Rejecting work at monster game factory Zynga for the sake of higher principles seems to be a bit of a trope these days. Slade Villena, who worked as a low-level engineer at Zynga, took to Reddit in February after he quit to spill his guts about his former employer....
Trash-Talking Former Zynga Engineer Is Back With a Kickstarter
Double Fine follows 'Broken Age' Kickstarter success with strategy game 'Massive Chalice'

Skulls of the Shogun - review

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Xbox 360, XBLA, Microsoft, cert: 7General Akamoto is angry. Fresh from being murdered by one of his samurai, he turns up for the afterlife to discover a massive queue to get in. So he does what any wronged general would, and recruits warriors to jump the queue and enact his...
Skulls of the Shogun - review

Scrolls - preview

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How does Mojang follow Minecraft? With game which has collectible cards and strategic movement on battlefieldsIf you go to YouTube and type in Minecraft, it returns about 7,710,000 results. How fast that number must change. The poster-boy for word-of-mouth success and community involvement, Minecraft has sold just less than 8m...
Scrolls - preview

MacUpdate Bundle: 11 Mac Apps for $49.99, Including VMWare Fusion 4

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A few times a year, MacRumors partners with MacUpdate to promote their Mac application bundle deal. Their latest bundle delivers at 11 Mac applications for $49.99 (a $377.79 value if all purchased separately). Notably, it includes VMWare Fusion 4 for the first time. Fusion is a popular virtualization tool that...
MacUpdate Bundle: 11 Mac Apps for $49.99, Including VMWare Fusion 4

Kihon Games takes $1.5M in round led by Playdom co-founder Rick Thompson

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Tuscon-based Kihon Games just picked up $1.5 million in a round led by one of mobile and social gaming’s most prolific angel investors, Playdom co-founder Rick Thompson. The funds will go toward Kihon’s second game, a physics-based title called Dojo Danger that will come out next quarter. It’s a strategy...
Kihon Games takes $1.5M in round led by Playdom co-founder Rick Thompson

Apple's in-app game charges: how my kids ran up huge bills

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My children may not have cost their parents £3,700 like one family - but why does the tech giant make it so easy for kids to buy add-ons?What sort of parent allows their child to spend thousands of pounds on virtual gems? How many of us read of Doug Crossan's...
Apple's in-app game charges: how my kids ran up huge bills

Wargame: European Escalation Opens Up Database with 360 Unique Units

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The developers at Eugen Systems who are working on the upcoming strategy game Wargame: European Escalation have announced that they opened up the official unit database for the game, which includes information on more than 360 units that the game will simulate, available on the official website. They team has...
Wargame: European Escalation Opens Up Database with 360 Unique Units

Apple Launches U.S. iPhone Promotion Offering Free Next Day Shipping On All Models

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Apple today launched a new promotion for U.S. customers, providing free next day shipping on all of its iPhone models. While Apple typically provides free shipping for all orders over $50, the promotion also includes the iPhone 4, which is free with a two year contract. The shipping promotion comes...
Apple Launches U.S. iPhone Promotion Offering Free Next Day Shipping On All Models

Hidden Path looks to develop Defense Grid 2 with help from Kickstarter

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If you were a fan of Defense Grid, then here’s your chance to get into the development of its sequel, Defense Grid 2. The game’s developers, Bellevue-based Hidden Path Entertainment, launched a Kickstarter effort this week to raise more than $1 million to develop its successor. Hidden Path is hoping that...
Hidden Path looks to develop Defense Grid 2 with help from Kickstarter

Why cross-platform gaming is Microsoft's secret weapon

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Microsoft has taken major heat for its recent reinvention efforts, but amid public lambasting of Windows 8 and the Surface tablets, a critical new development has largely been ignored: The company has both the hardware and software to dominate the four most important gaming screens in your life. Your PC....
Why cross-platform gaming is Microsoft's secret weapon

Aeria Mobile brings its Japanese card-battle hit Monster Paradise stateside

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Aeria Mobile, the recently-launched subsidiary of Aeria Games, has brought its popular Japanese iOS game Monster Paradise to the U.S. Monster Paradise is an anime-inspired multiplayer card-battle game developed by Pokelabo, Inc. Available on the iPhone and iPod Touch, the game casts the player as a monster trainer who travels a fantasy...
Aeria Mobile brings its Japanese card-battle hit Monster Paradise stateside
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Mutually-assured destruction in WarGames: WOPR for iOS and Android

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In what is possibly the least timely movie tie-in of all time, MGM and Be-Rad Entertainment have released a new mobile game based on the classic 1983 movie WarGames. It’s available now from the App Store for iOS along with the Amazon Appstore and Google Play for Android devices. WarGames: WOPR is...
Mutually-assured destruction in WarGames: WOPR for iOS and Android
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