Entries in 'smartphone' (20)

You can hire people to play Pokemon Go for you

You can hire people to play Pokemon Go for you

Pokemon Go is so good that you’d be willing to pay someone to play it for you, right? Oh no wait that’s mental.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 12th 2016 at 2:19PM in News
Nearly half of all mobile game spend comes from just 0.19% of users

Nearly half of all mobile game spend comes from just 0.19% of users

Here’s a number that will send chills through the minds of mobile game makers.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 23rd 2016 at 12:55PM in News
Digital PC games outsold mobile titles last year

Digital PC games outsold mobile titles last year

The smartphone sector is king, consuming all other formats in its wake, right? Apparently not. Actually, the good ol' PC still rules the roost.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Jan 27th 2016 at 11:05AM in News
Nintendo says smartphone business will quadruple profits

Nintendo says smartphone business will quadruple profits

The long-awaited debut on Nintendo on smartphones will have a dramatic effect on Nintendo’s profit, president Tatsumi Kimishima has said.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 18th 2016 at 3:55PM in News

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Fils-Aime says that Nintendo smartphone games will be 'different' to the norm

Fils-Aime says that Nintendo smartphone games will be 'different' to the norm

The boss of Nintendo America has said warned that gamers shouldn’t be expecting traditional experiences from the company’s firs smartphone titles.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 11th 2015 at 4:00PM in News
Konami is making a new Bomberman

Konami is making a new Bomberman

Cherished console series Bomberman is getting a new entry! And you can probably guess what’s coming next, right?

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 26th 2015 at 2:35PM in News
Monkey Island among a number of smartphone games killed off by Disney

Monkey Island among a number of smartphone games killed off by Disney

Disney Interactive has officially ‘retired’ a huge number of iOS and Android games.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 6th 2015 at 2:55PM in News
Samsung Gear VR headset costs $100, out this November

Samsung Gear VR headset costs $100, out this November

One of the first consumer-grade virtual reality headsets to make it to market has set a potentially market-changing price.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Sep 25th 2015 at 9:01AM in News

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Hearthstone's mobile migration is costing Blizzard money

Hearthstone's mobile migration is costing Blizzard money

The increasing number of players opting for the smartphone and tablet versions of Hearthstone is resulting in lost revenue for Blizzard.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 18th 2015 at 12:28PM in News
Free version of Threes doubles dev's income

Free version of Threes doubles dev's income

Free-to-play may still be a turn off to some sections of the fandom, but for developers it can often remain a very sensible choice.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 21st 2015 at 8:59AM in News
There's now a Commodore smartphone

There's now a Commodore smartphone

Legendary video game brand Commodore is making a come back, sort of, as an Android smartphone.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jul 16th 2015 at 10:15AM in News
SimCity BuildIt becomes the most played SimCity ever

SimCity BuildIt becomes the most played SimCity ever

EA Mobile has said that mobile title SimCity BuildIt has become the most played title in the series’ 26-year long history.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 8th 2015 at 10:26AM in News

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Mario Kart producer in charge of Nintendo's mobile games

Mario Kart producer in charge of Nintendo's mobile games

High-profile Nintendo developer Hideki Konno has been put in charge of Nintendo’s smartphone game development, reports suggest.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 8th 2015 at 3:20PM in News
Professor Layton 7 and Fantasy Life 2 ditch 3DS, head to smartphone

Professor Layton 7 and Fantasy Life 2 ditch 3DS, head to smartphone

Level-5 has announced that two of its big upcoming titles will be heading to smartphones instead of portable consoles.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 8th 2015 at 12:12PM in News
First Nintendo smartphone game due out this year

First Nintendo smartphone game due out this year

Nintendo’s first titles developed specifically for mobile phones should be out by the end of the year.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 18th 2015 at 10:21AM in News
There's an iOS version of Mortal Kombat X on the way

There's an iOS version of Mortal Kombat X on the way

Warner Bros has announced that there will also be a smartphone version of upcoming fighter Mortal Kombat X.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 2nd 2015 at 3:19PM in News

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Square Enix pulls The World Ends With You from iOS App Store

Square Enix pulls The World Ends With You from iOS App Store

RPG title The World Ends With You: Solo Remix has been withdrawn from the Apple App Store.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 23rd 2015 at 11:50AM in News
New Adventure Time game sees players draw their levels with pen and paper

New Adventure Time game sees players draw their levels with pen and paper

Cartoon Network has launched a new Adventure Time game that allows players to design and import their own levels using pen and paper.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 19th 2015 at 4:00PM in News
Crossy Road has generated $1m in-game ad revenue

Crossy Road has generated $1m in-game ad revenue

Smartphone hit Crossy Road has proved that in-game ads can still pay the bills, even in games that have IAPs.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 13th 2015 at 3:57PM in News
They've only gone and made a Princess Bride game

They've only gone and made a Princess Bride game

You’ve read the book (well, you probably haven’t) and seen the film, and now Princess Bride fans are being invited to play the game.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 9th 2015 at 4:07PM in News