Entries in 'smartphones' (109)

Animal Crossing and Fire Emblem will be free-to-play on smartphone

Animal Crossing and Fire Emblem will be free-to-play on smartphone

Nintendo has confirmed that its next two smartphone titles will be free-to-play.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 11th 2016 at 11:44AM in News
Fire Emblem and Animal Crossing smartphone games confirmed by Nintendo

Fire Emblem and Animal Crossing smartphone games confirmed by Nintendo

Nintendo’s next two smartphone titles will, as promised, be based on two of its more recognisable IP.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 27th 2016 at 9:30AM in News
Clash Royale could be a billion dollar franchise for Supercell

Clash Royale could be a billion dollar franchise for Supercell

Clash of Clans creator Supercell has another hit on its hands.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 15th 2016 at 12:05PM in News
UPDATED: Machine Zone explains decision to spread its wings

UPDATED: Machine Zone explains decision to spread its wings

It operates one of the most successful smartphone games on the planet, but Machine Zone has decided to hunt for growth away from the games sector.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 11th 2016 at 1:22PM in News

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Miitomo arrives in the UK this week

Miitomo arrives in the UK this week

Nintendo’s first foray into the world of smartphone gaming will be available in the UK this Thursday (March 31st).

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 29th 2016 at 3:47PM in News
15 year-old MMO is making $100m a month for Shanda Games

15 year-old MMO is making $100m a month for Shanda Games

Chinese mobile games publisher Shanda Games is enjoying remarkable success from an unlikely source.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 24th 2016 at 3:33PM in News
Sony kicks off new PlayStation smartphone push

Sony kicks off new PlayStation smartphone push

PlayStation Mobile may be dead, but Sony has used its demise as a platform to kick off a brand new push to release content onto smartphones.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 24th 2016 at 12:41PM in News
Miitomo passes 1m downloads

Miitomo passes 1m downloads

Nintendo’s first foray into the world of smartphone gaming is off to a decent start.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 23rd 2016 at 12:40PM in News

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Digital Pokemon boardgame announced for smartphones

Digital Pokemon boardgame announced for smartphones

We already know that Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon are on the way in this, the 20th anniversary year of Pokemon. But another title has now also been confirmed.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 11th 2016 at 3:43PM in News
Bandai Namco releases Dark Souls inspired iOS title Slashy Souls

Bandai Namco releases Dark Souls inspired iOS title Slashy Souls

A smartphone game inspired by Dark Souls sounds like a dream come true, but Bandai Namco’s Slashy Souls is quite possible not entirely what you expected.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 29th 2016 at 3:34PM in News
Windows Phone market share falls, overall smartphone growth slows

Windows Phone market share falls, overall smartphone growth slows

The market share enjoyed by Windows Phone handsets has more than halved in the last year.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 19th 2016 at 11:18AM in News
There's going to be a Rocky Horror Show game

There's going to be a Rocky Horror Show game

1970’s film and musical The Rocky Horror Show has emerged as the unlikely star of a new rhythm action game.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 17th 2016 at 3:36PM in News

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Miitomo will have microtransactions

Miitomo will have microtransactions

Nintendo has confirmed that its free debut smartphone app will offer microtransactions.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 17th 2016 at 2:05PM in News
Mobile graphics will overtake PS4 and Xbox One by next year, ARM claims

Mobile graphics will overtake PS4 and Xbox One by next year, ARM claims

Smartphone and tablet titles will be graphically superior to the current generation of consoles by the end of next year.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Feb 17th 2016 at 11:11AM in News
NX and smartphones to return 'Nintendo-like profits'

NX and smartphones to return 'Nintendo-like profits'

Nintendo president Tatsumi Kimishima says the twin release of the NX and smartphone titles will restore balance at Nintendo.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 10th 2016 at 1:04PM in News
Cartoon Network releases its first original smartphone game

Cartoon Network releases its first original smartphone game

Kids TV empire Cartoon Network is branching out by publishing its first original mobile title not based on an established show.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 4th 2016 at 2:54PM in News

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Taylor Swift and Glu team up for mobile title

Taylor Swift and Glu team up for mobile title

Glu Mobile has a celebrity title in the works featuring popular songstress Taylor Swift.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 4th 2016 at 9:50AM in News
Second Nintendo smartphone game will feature its big IP

Second Nintendo smartphone game will feature its big IP

Mario? Zelda? Metroid? Donkey Kong? One of Nintendo’s bigger brands has been teased as the lead for the company’s second smartphone release.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 3rd 2016 at 1:04PM in News
Nintendo fans can pre-register for smartphone app Miitomo this month

Nintendo fans can pre-register for smartphone app Miitomo this month

Miitomo - the unusual smartphone app from Nintendo - will launch next month in 17 countries, and fans can pre-register for the game by February 17th.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Feb 3rd 2016 at 9:46AM in News
In-app ad warning could come to Google Play next year

In-app ad warning could come to Google Play next year

As mobile users become increasingly wary of monetisation initiatives within apps, Google is reportedly modifying its marketplace to warn customers about in-app advertisements.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Nov 19th 2015 at 10:40AM in News
Nintendo's next few smartphone games will be free-to-play

Nintendo's next few smartphone games will be free-to-play

DeNA has said that all of the games it currently has in development for Nintendo will be free-to-play.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 12th 2015 at 9:53AM in News
New Titanfall games announced... for smartphones

New Titanfall games announced... for smartphones

Developer Respawn has teamed up with Nexon to produce “several” new smartphone and tablet titles set in the Titanfall universe.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 29th 2015 at 12:04PM in News
Nintendo's first mobile app called Miitomo, due March 2016

Nintendo's first mobile app called Miitomo, due March 2016

Fans and investors alike have been left flat after Nintendo revealed its first smartphone app.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 29th 2015 at 8:58AM in News
Nintendo's first smartphone game to be announced tomorrow, analyst says

Nintendo's first smartphone game to be announced tomorrow, analyst says

It seems that Nintendo could well announce its first smartphone game tomorrow.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 27th 2015 at 4:18PM in News
This year Movember has a smartphone game

This year Movember has a smartphone game

Growing a fabulous moustache isn’t going to be the only way to contribute to Movember this year.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 14th 2015 at 4:13PM in News