Verizon Wireless announced today it is the first to have the recently-developed CTIA Mobile Application Rating System with ESRB applied to all apps, including legacy apps, within the Verizon Apps store. The ratings, which are similar to those assigned to video games, provide consumers, especially parents, with information about the age-appropriateness of apps. Created with the Entertainment Software Rating Board’s (ESRB) expertise and credibility, the system aims to provide consistent ratings across all participating storefronts. CTIA – The Wireless Association selected the nonprofit ESRB because of its proven track record for providing the public with reliable information about content. Its … Continue reading Verizon To Display ESRB Ratings For Apps
This week I get a little hot under the collar after spending some time with Radiant Defense and channeling my inner Todd.
Back with the phones this week Billy is sneaking his time wasting with Wind Up Knight! Strange, he usually just does it out in the open. What’s he…hiding…with his hiding?
Miniclip today announced that it entered into an agreement with Ndemic Creations to exclusively bring the thriving and critically acclaimed iOS game, Plague Inc., to Android devices this month. Since its launch on iOS, Plague Inc. has rapidly developed a strong, enthusiastic following. Miniclip is supporting the game’s success with its mobile distribution resources and proprietary X-Port Genie technology, which dramatically accelerates the porting time from iOS games to the Android platform. "Plague Inc. has been one of the biggest mobile indie successes of 2012. It is an extraordinary game that fits in perfectly with our current diverse library of … Continue reading Plague Coming To Android
OURFRIG is a new 3D adventure game realized by the new indie team called A and B and S and A with Lead Developer Andreas Diktyopoulos. OURFRIG is going to be completed and released in November 2012. It shall be available for PC, MAC and iOS (possibly for Linux and Android tablets also, providing it reaches its financial target). OURFRIG is a story driven game with distinct characters inhabiting an imaginary three ‘ dimensional invented environment which runs through daytime and nighttime. The user embodies an enigmatic figure whose adventure begins in a mystical monk’s society. As the story evolves, … Continue reading Ourfrig Development Begins Kickstarter Program
Beijing: A-onesoft, one of the most influential developers and publishers of mobile games and software, successfully goes public on Shenzhen Stock Exchange. Stock code: 430129. As a publisher and developer of mobile games, mobile online games, mobile software which debuted on April 18th, 2005, A-onesoft has released more than 240 products including puzzle games, RPG, action games, flight shooting games, chess games, reader, ringtones, wallpaper and themes, etc. Mobile online game, as a new type, has been released and is operating smoothly. The listing on ‘new three board’ (an over-the-counter market for growth enterprises) marks a brand-new beginning of the … Continue reading A-onesoft Goes Public On Shenzhen Stock Exchange
The U.S. Army announced today that it has launched America’s Army Comics, a free iPad and Android tablet app for viewing issues of the America’s Army comic series. The app, which can be downloaded from iTunes (http://bit.ly/NkcahT) and from Google Play (http://bit.ly/ScK4FS), explores the storyline behind America’s Army. Created by the same team that produces the highly successful America’s Army PC games, America’s Army Comics offers a groundbreaking digital comic reading experience highlighted by revolutionary animated panels, authentic sound effects and bold musical scores. Exclusive to the app is a feature for learning more about the U.S. Army by browsing … Continue reading U.S. Army Launches App Comic
Ecko Code and Showtime Networks today announced that Dexter The Game 2, the sequel to 2010’s Dexter The Game, will arrive on iOS, Android and PC this fall to coincide with season 7 of DEXTER, which premieres on Showtime on September 30th at 9 p.m. ET/PT. Developed internally at Ecko Code in conjunction with Showtime, Dexter The Game 2 puts players in the shoes of America’s favorite vigilante in an open-world Miami. Dexter navigates the city in his own signature style. Crime scenes will be investigated with the knowledge that the serial killers who have evaded Miami’s Police Department will … Continue reading Dexter The Game 2 Coming This Fall
VIZ Media, the largest publisher, distributor and licensor of manga, graphic novels and anime in North America, announced plans to expand it’s VIZ Manga digital platform to include Android Smart Phones. Manga fans running Android 2.2 or higher on their phones will be able to download the free VIZ Manga app from the Google Play Store and read the world’s best manga anywhere they go. VIZ Manga for Android phones debuts today with 80 series, including blockbusters NARUTO, BLEACH, BLACK BIRD, and BLUE EXORCIST, with additional series added every week, The digital anthology WEEKLY SHONEN JUMP ALPHA will also be … Continue reading VIZ Media Brings Manga To Android
It’s Time Waster time again! This week Billy is costing his employers money by being a pirate! And not in some file sort of way. No, he’s got the Jack Sparrow thing going in the new Pirates of the Caribbean game!