Square Releases Interactive Comic On iTunes

Square Enix, Inc., the publisher of SQUARE ENIX interactive entertainment products in the Americas, announced today that Imaginary Range, a new type of entertainment app that lets users play games as they read through a digital comic, is now available for download on the iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad platforms. Imaginary Range is a full-color comic that includes a selection of mini-games inserted within the flow of the plot, immersing gamers alongside the cast as they proceed through the story. The project was overseen by Motomu Toriyama, director of FINAL FANTASY XIII, with Souki Tsukishima, author of the novel Emeth: … Continue reading Square Releases Interactive Comic On iTunes

New iOS Game Will Turn User Photos Into Games

PAN Vision and Fabrication Games today revealed game details and a video trailer for Piclings, an upcoming platformer for iOS that allows players to take pictures of their surroundings and transform them into playable levels. Piclings is the first game where players can bring photos to life by turning an interesting building, unique cloud formation or work of art into a game populated by adorable Piclings, and baddies protecting treasures invisible to the naked human eye. Piclings analyzes photos and uses Canny edge detection technology to turn ledges, floors and walls into an in-game level. Artistically inclined gamers can draw … Continue reading New iOS Game Will Turn User Photos Into Games