Entries in 'firemint' (13)

Australia's largest dev formed via Firemint and Iron Monkey merger

Australia's largest dev formed via Firemint and Iron Monkey merger

EA has announced today that it is bringing Melbourne's two much-celebrated mobile developers, Iron Monkey and Firemint, together.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Jul 25th 2012 at 9:08AM in News
MCV Pacific Wrap-Up

MCV Pacific Wrap-Up

Mortal Kombat is refused classification, JB Hi-Fi continues to grow, a new web site launches and a Flight Control sequel come out of MCV Pacific this week.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Mar 9th 2012 at 5:34AM in News
Firemint: 'We don't plan to' stay away from home consoles

Firemint: 'We don't plan to' stay away from home consoles

SPY Mouse, the latest iOS game from Flight Control developer and all around success story Firemint, went straight to #1 in Australia. MCV talks to Firemint's Logan Booker about why:

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Sep 7th 2011 at 2:59AM in News
Australian iOS games dominate app store

Australian iOS games dominate app store

The current top 5 paid apps on the iOS App Store contains not one but three Australian-made games from Firemint and Halfbrick.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Sep 2nd 2011 at 5:33AM in News

Advertisement

Spy Mouse goes free in US Starbucks promo

Spy Mouse goes free in US Starbucks promo

US iOS gamers will be able to pick up EA's new title Spy Mouse for free thanks to a partnership with Starbucks.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Aug 25th 2011 at 10:17AM in News
Firemint releases SPY Mouse for iPhone, builds on Flight Control

Firemint releases SPY Mouse for iPhone, builds on Flight Control

SPY Mouse has released onto the app store today, a new line-drawing game from Firemint Studios, the creators of Flight Control.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Aug 25th 2011 at 2:16AM in News
Firemint Studios pushes into core gaming

Firemint Studios pushes into core gaming

Flight Control has been the #1 paid iPhone app in at least 20 countries and is one of the largest success stories on the platform due to its casual appeal.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Jul 8th 2011 at 9:57AM in News
EA acquires iPhone dev Firemint

EA acquires iPhone dev Firemint

Electronic Arts has announced plans to acquire Australian mobile games developer Firemint for an undisclosed sum, with the deal expected to close within the next four weeks.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 4th 2011 at 9:10AM in News

Advertisement

iPad 2 – a proper games console?

iPad 2 – a proper games console?

If for one moment you can duck the noise about today's arrival of the 3DS, you might also note that another machine also hits the UK today – Apple's iPad ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 25th 2011 at 9:55AM in News
Real Racing 2 – the $2m iPhone game

Real Racing 2 – the $2m iPhone game

Australian smartphone game developer Firemint invested $2 million in building its high-end mobile game Real Racing 2, the studio has said.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 21st 2011 at 8:14AM in News
Firemint acquires Puzzle Quest dev

Firemint acquires Puzzle Quest dev

Mobile game developer Firemint has acquired Australian studio Infinite Interactive, the group has confirmed.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 4th 2011 at 9:45AM in News
Move-ready Flight Control is coming

Move-ready Flight Control is coming

Developer Firemint has confirmed that its hugely popular iPhone game Flight Control is heading to PlayStation 3, complete with Move support, stereographic 3D functionality, and HD visuals.

Will Freeman
by Will Freeman
on Aug 16th 2010 at 11:32AM in News

Advertisement

Flight Control sets course for PS3

Flight Control sets course for PS3

Siliconera is reporting that Firemint’s hugely popular line-drawing puzzle game Flight Control is heading for a PSN release as a PlayStation Move compatible title.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 23rd 2010 at 12:48PM in News