VIZ Media Brings Manga To Android

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

Dragon Eternity MMO To Run On iOS, Android

Game Insight, a world leader in developing and publishing mobile games, has revealed its new free-to-play, cross-platform massively multiplayer online (MMO) game, Dragon Eternity. This exciting fantasy-themed online game will offer tons of quests to conquer and a vibrant world to explore. In Dragon Eternity, players join one of two opposing factions as fledgling adventurers in service of their nation; Vaalor or Sadar. The lush fantasy realm of Adan is at war, beseiged by armies of monsters, bandits, and even darker forces that dwell in ancient dungeons. These savage foes guard vast treasures and riches, lying in wait for any … Continue reading Dragon Eternity MMO To Run On iOS, Android

Cubemen Gets More Blocky Fun

3 Sprockets, an indie development micro studio, today launched the first major update for its award-winning fast paced, action packed original 3D Tower Defense game Cubemen. The free update available introduces online co-operative play for the first time with Mayhem mode, 14 fresh new levels and the ability to seamlessly customize units. To coincide with the release Cubemen is now available at a discounted price of US$1.99 until June 28, 2012. ‘Our mantra for Cubemen has always been to offer a refreshing spin on the Tower Defense genre whilst working closely with the community to create the content that they … Continue reading Cubemen Gets More Blocky Fun

Ninjatown Attacks Android

Ninjatown is available for the first time on Android! Venan Entertainment today announced that Ninjatown: Trees of Doom, the vertical platformer, is now available for FREE on Google Play. This classic ‘climber’ game, developed in conjunction with Shawnimals and Pickle King Productions, is launching with new features, such as Facebook integration to share scores and compete with your friends and Feroshi’s Magic Scrolls, a spinning wheel where players get a free daily spin with a chance to win up to 50,000 Feroshi Coins. Players can spend collected Feroshi Coins on power-ups and costumes in the new Ninjatown store. In Ninjatown: … Continue reading Ninjatown Attacks Android

ESA Reports Rising Game Popularity

Forty-nine percent of all American homes have a video game console according to new research released today at E3 2012 by the Entertainment Software Association (ESA), the trade association that represents the U.S. video game industry. Matching this historically high install base, more Americans than ever are playing video games on smartphones, tablets and handheld devices and changing the way consumers enjoy computer and video games. More than 30 percent said they play games on their smartphones, compared to 20 percent last year. One quarter of gamers said they play games on wireless devices, up from 13 percent in 2011. … Continue reading ESA Reports Rising Game Popularity

E3 Expo: 2K Pushing Tablet Gaming

Grab your tablets and smartphones and get ready for gaming, as 2K Play today announced that their innovative new slate of mobile games will be unveiled at the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) 2012, taking place at the Los Angeles Convention Center from June 5-7. The games are designed to deliver a play-anywhere-play-anytime social experience and will be available beginning this summer for mobile devices. "From our blockbuster Carnival Games series to our exciting new original properties like Herd, Herd, Herd, to our election year tie-in with Comedy Central, we’re thrilled to introduce a lineup of games that are with you … Continue reading E3 Expo: 2K Pushing Tablet Gaming

GameSalad App Creator Heading To China

GameSalad Inc., which enables anyone to quickly develop and publish sophisticated iOS, Android and HTML5 games, is teaming up with Tencent, China’s leading Internet and mobile services company, to bring GameSalad’s popular game creation platform to China. GameSalad streamlines the process for bringing mobile games to market by eliminating the need to code and allowing developers to publish to multiple platforms with the click of a button. The Tencent version of GameSalad’s flagship product, GameSalad Creator, has been localized into simplified Chinese and seamlessly integrates local carrier billing for purchasing virtual goods, social functionality using QQ Game Center, and mobile … Continue reading GameSalad App Creator Heading To China