The iOS port of the zombie survival game Rebuild 3 has been delayed until August 27th. Developer Sarah Northway announced on Tuesday that a "last-minute device incompatibility issue" forced her to delay the launch of the game originally shceduled for August 13th. The unforeseen issue has also prompted Northway Games to extend its mobile testing team to 2,000 slots. There are 1,000 slots for iOS users and 1,000 slots for Android users.
No Confederate flag here. Peninsular War Battles from HexWar Games is all about Napoleon's campaign to conquer Portugal and Spain in the 1800s. Like all HexWar strategy games, Peninsular War promises to deliver historically accurate battles and battle tactics with "accurately depicted" uniforms and flags for the time period. The game features 5 tutorial campaigns, 3 invasion campaigns and 8 assault campaigns for only $0.99. Additional campaigns can be purchased separately.
Activision today revealed that Skylanders Superchargers will include a new racing mode and online play for the first time in franchise history. The racing aspect of the game comes as no surprise since it is already known that the Superchargers come with an "unstoppable fleet of incredible vehicles," but what wasn't known is that players will be able to play both the Adventure and the Racing modes online with other players. The Superchargers game modes will include:
Dungeon of the Endless, a tower defense, roguelike adventure game, is coming to the iPad this summer, according to Touch Arcade. The well reviewed game was originally released for Microsoft Windows and Mac OS X in 2014, and it has been compared to FTL: Faster Than Light.
The latest Adventure Time game has landed on the Apple App Store. This time the gang from the Land of Ooo are going on a match 3 adventure. In Puzzle Quest players join Finn and Jake as they help the residents of Ooo solve problems and battle bad guys. The game features lots of popular Adventure Time characters, who you can unlock and collect. Each character comes equipped with their own mathematical special abilities and are upgradeable with earned XP. Some of the available characters include Marceline, BMO, Princess Bubblegum, Flame Princess and Gunter.
Nintendo announced at its June E3 press conference that it would be teaming up with Activision to release Bowser and Donkey Kong action figures that would work with both Skylanders Superchargers and upcoming Nintendo amiibo-enabled games. On Monday, Toys R Us tweeted that the Dark Edition Bowser Supercharger/amiibo would be their exclusive and go on sale this week. The Dark Edition Bowser will be available at Toys R Us retail locations and online at toysrus.com.
Telltale today released several screenshots for the next chapter to its Game of Thrones video game. Episode 5 titled, "A Nest of Vipers" will launch next week for Windows, OS X, PlayStation 3/4, Xbox 360/One, iOS and Android. Here is the official release schedule posted to the Telltale Games blog:
- Tues, July 21st - PC/Mac, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3
- Wed, July 22nd - Xbox One, Xbox 360
- Thurs, July 23rd - iOS, Android
The survival game This War of Mine is now available on the App Store and Google Play for tablet devices. The game is presented from the perspective of civilians who are trying to survive during a war. Players control a group civilian survivors who have taken residence in a dilapidated shelter in a besieged city. The goal of the game is to keep the civilians alive by managing their health, hunger and mood levels.
As promised, Klei Entertainment has released Don't Starve: Pocket Edition to the App Store. The "uncompromising wilderness survival game" is available for $4.99 and it features everything found in the PC version, including The Reign of Giants expansion. The basic version of the game retails for $14.99 on Steam and the PlayStation Store.
Klei Entertainment announced that its wilderness survival game, Don't Starve, is coming to the iPad on July 9. Don’t Starve: Pocket Edition will be available for $4.99 and support the iPad 3 and up, and iPad mini 2/3 running iOS 7.0 or later. The game will feature everything that's included in the Windows and OS X versions of the game, including the the expansion “The Reign of Giants”.