Foodmento has announced the release of its mobile app on iOS devices, which aims to give users a one-stop-shop for organizing, discovering and sharing the best dishes around, while also connecting people with similar tastes. Using Foodmento, users can search for and recommend dishes around the world, or stick close to home via location tracking. Each restaurant has its own information page, while each dish can be rated, added to lists, and so on.
Toronto-based Lucky Mask Games has announced the release of its first game on iOS devices: Fishy Feathers. The game follows Larry the Bird on a quest to move up the food chain after the Earth is flooded. To do so, Larry will need to eat fish in order to grow larger, while avoiding larger fish that wish to eat him.
EA Mobile has announced its newest content update in The Simpsons: Tapped Out on mobile. This game-changing update takes a stab at the many base-building combat games on mobile devices, and sees players building up their own troops before sending them into battle against their neighbors.
Fitness app RunKeeper has introduced advertising to its app, which has grown to more than 34 million users around the world. This advertising serves a rewarding function for the app’s community, as RunKeeper’s partnership with mobile rewards platform Kiip will see users offered rewards, powered by Kiip, to congratulate them on their progress and achievements. In this way, RunKeeper hopes to offer even more motivation to users to reach their goals.
Mobile social gaming company The Fun Plus Group has today announced it has sold its wholly owned gaming subsidiary DianDian Interactive to Zhongji Holding for up to $960 million. DianDian Interactive is responsible for multiple hit mobile titles, including Family Farm and Barn Voyage. According to FunPlus, the developer’s games are played by more than four million people every day.
FishBrain, the mobile app and social network for anglers, has passed 500,000 users on iOS and Android devices, marking considerable recent growth for the app since its launch in 2013. The FishBrain app helps users share their fishing activity with friends and strangers around the world, logging their catches and viewing information from others that might increase their own fishing skills.
Square Enix has announced the launch of Champ Man 15 on iOS devices. The soccer management game gives players the hefty goal of successfully managing one of over 400 clubs from 23 leagues, with matches “specifically designed to enhance mobile play.”
Champ Man 15 offers up-to-date player and team information for the 2014/15 soccer season, and offers a more realistic trading market when compared to the original Champ Man on mobile. In addition, the match engine has been improved, offering “more realistic passing, crossing and defensive decision making.”
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