Entries in 'android' (165)

LBP endless runner Run Sackboy! Run! hits Vita, mobile next month

LBP endless runner Run Sackboy! Run! hits Vita, mobile next month

Sony is bringing Media Molecule’s LittleBigPlanet series to iOS and Android devices next month, in the form of endless runner Run Sackboy! Run!

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Sep 4th 2014 at 6:19PM in News
Angry Birds Stella arrives, isn't 'just for girls' says Rovio

Angry Birds Stella arrives, isn't 'just for girls' says Rovio

The latest entry in the ever-successful Angry Birds series is now available to download on iOS and Android.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 4th 2014 at 2:02PM in News
Assassin's Creed: Pirates goes free-to-play on smartphones

Assassin's Creed: Pirates goes free-to-play on smartphones

Ubisoft has altered the payment model for Assassin’s Creed: Pirates on iOS and Android.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 4th 2014 at 1:30PM in News
Amazon Fire TV pre-orders open in the UK

Amazon Fire TV pre-orders open in the UK

The latest entrant in the Android console sector, Amazon Fire TV, is now available to pre-order in the UK.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 4th 2014 at 12:09PM in News

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Ouya in acquisition talks, report claims

Ouya in acquisition talks, report claims

A number of Chinese companies are in discussions over a possible acquisition of Ouya, according to reports.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 3rd 2014 at 3:43PM in News
WWE SuperCard downloaded 1.5m times

WWE SuperCard downloaded 1.5m times

Free-to-play mobile trading card game WWE SuperCard has combined for 1.5m downloads between iOS and Android platforms, 2K has announced.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Aug 27th 2014 at 12:06AM in News
Ouya signs Chinese distribution agreement

Ouya signs Chinese distribution agreement

Troubled microconsole Ouya is making a push for the Asian market through a new partnership with Xiaomi Inc, a Chinese smartphone manufactuer.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Aug 22nd 2014 at 3:38PM in News
Clones descend on Flappy Bird creator's new game Swing Copters

Clones descend on Flappy Bird creator's new game Swing Copters

Swing Copters is the new game from Dong Nguyen, but good luck finding it.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 22nd 2014 at 10:23AM in News

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MCV @ GAMESCOM PREVIEW: Skylanders Trap Team

MCV @ GAMESCOM PREVIEW: Skylanders Trap Team

From the moment Bobby Kotick, Activision CEO, bemoaned the poor sales of Wii U, you knew Skylanders had a problem.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Aug 18th 2014 at 3:00PM in News
Android claimed 84.7% smartphone sales share in Q2 2014

Android claimed 84.7% smartphone sales share in Q2 2014

84.7 per cent of smartphones shipped worldwide in the quarter ending June 2014 used Google’s Android operating system.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 15th 2014 at 12:38PM in News
Apple Design Award winner Monument Valley reaches 1m sales

Apple Design Award winner Monument Valley reaches 1m sales

Award-winning premium mobile title Monument Valley has sold in excess of 1m copies in its first four months out, developer Ustwo has announced.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Aug 12th 2014 at 12:04AM in News
Sony abandons PlayStation Mobile Android support

Sony abandons PlayStation Mobile Android support

Support for the Android portion of PlayStation Mobile is to end, Sony has confirmed.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Aug 7th 2014 at 4:20AM in News

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Nvidia to launch Shield Tablet in Europe at Gamescom

Nvidia to launch Shield Tablet in Europe at Gamescom

Nvidia has set the European launch of its Shield Tablet gaming device for this year’s Gamescom.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Aug 6th 2014 at 11:42AM in News
State of Decay studio Undead Labs reveals multiplayer RPG for mobile

State of Decay studio Undead Labs reveals multiplayer RPG for mobile

State of Decay developer Undead Labs has unveiled its next project, Moonrise – a mobile multiplayer RPG featuring Pokémon-like creatures.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Aug 6th 2014 at 12:30AM in News
Secret of Mana hits Android this fall

Secret of Mana hits Android this fall

The mobile port of Square Enix's 1993 SNES release Secret of Mana will arrive on Android devices this fall, the publisher has announced.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Aug 4th 2014 at 10:34PM in News
Flappy Bird has returned... via the Amazon Appstore

Flappy Bird has returned... via the Amazon Appstore

Dong Nguyen’s iOS flash-in-the-pan Flappy Bird is back.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 4th 2014 at 10:17AM in News

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Nvidia Shield Tablet: the first mobile gaming PC?

Nvidia Shield Tablet: the first mobile gaming PC?

Nvidia hopes to expand the niche audience for its Shield Portable gaming handheld with a worldwide release of the new Shield Tablet. MCV catches up with Chris Daniel, senior product ...

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jul 31st 2014 at 10:27AM in News
Digital pet Animin to be backed by £300k marketing campaign

Digital pet Animin to be backed by £300k marketing campaign

Digital pet app Animin is to be supported by a £300,000 marketing campaign when it comes to stores this November.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jul 25th 2014 at 11:50AM in News
Nvidia Shield Tablet announced; UK release detailed

Nvidia Shield Tablet announced; UK release detailed

Nvidia has announced a new tablet-shaped sibling for its Shield Portable gaming handheld.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jul 22nd 2014 at 2:00PM in News
Early access contest winners crack and leak game's pre-release build

Early access contest winners crack and leak game's pre-release build

Upcoming FPS Modern Combat 5 has been cracked and uploaded onto multiple torrent websites ahead of its release.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jul 22nd 2014 at 8:29AM in News
Monument Valley sells 1m

Monument Valley sells 1m

Ustwo's optical illusion puzzler Monument Valley has passed the one million downloads mark.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Jul 21st 2014 at 4:05PM in News
INSIGHT: Could Android TV hurt consoles?

INSIGHT: Could Android TV hurt consoles?

Piers Harding-Rolls, head of games research at IHS Technology, questions whether Google’s latest Android-powered bid for the living room can disrupt the console rule of the PS4 and Xbox ...

on Jul 10th 2014 at 1:58PM in News
Games make up 85 per cent of top grossing apps on iOS and Android

Games make up 85 per cent of top grossing apps on iOS and Android

Nearly 85 per cent of the top 50 grossing apps on Apple's app store and Android's Google Play shop, a new study claims.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jul 9th 2014 at 10:32PM in News
Mountain aiming for Steam and Android release

Mountain aiming for Steam and Android release

Having made a lot of noise this last week, Mountain could be making its way to higher ground.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 9th 2014 at 12:20PM in News
Civilization Revolution 2 now available for iOS devices

Civilization Revolution 2 now available for iOS devices

Civilization Revolution 2 – the first game in the Civ series developed exclusively for mobile devices – is out now on iOS.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jul 2nd 2014 at 11:09PM in News