Fashion Star Designer developer XMG Studio has launched its newest title, Dragonwood Academy: A Game of Stones. The collectible card game looks to entice players with “elegant simplicity” and “captivating art,” as users become students at the Dragonwood Academy, a wizard school for gifted youngsters. The goal of the game is to become the ruler of the school, battling schoolyard rivals and competing for bragging rights against others.
Mobile game developer Game Garden has announced the launch of its latest title, Farmdale. The title allows players to build a “fantasy farm,” complete with plants, animals, production facilities, a crafting system and more. From humble beginnings, planting wheat and raising chickens, players will grow their farmland into something to behold, unlocking new crops and animals as they complete quests.
Team Chaos has announced the largest update ever for its puzzle RPG game Dragon Academy, which sees players completing match-three levels without running out of moves. Via this new expansion, called ‘Path of the Elders,’ gamers can meet the Elder Dragon, complete dozens of new levels, and more.
Social and mobile game developer Kobojo has announced the launch of Mutants: Genetic Gladiators on iOS and Android devices. The game was released on Facebook in 2013, and has been played by nearly 6 million players. In Mutants: Genetic Gladiators, players take on the role of a Psy Captain, challenged with controlling a group of minions, training and breeding them to discover new abilities and species, and then taking them into combat.
Hong Kong based mobile game developer and publisher Animoca has passed 220 million downloads across iOS, Google Play and the Amazon App Store. The company has released over 300 apps since launching in early 2011, and today announces the release of the newest game in its popular Star Girl franchise, Star Girl: Valentine Hearts.
With new smartphones and tablets near the top of just about everyone’s holiday wish list, Amazon is hoping to drive all new users to its Appstore by offering a slew of deals, including free games and even a $5 credit to use on future purchases. (more…)
Rumor has it Amazon is developing its own Android console, say sources close to the situation.
Speaking with Game Informer, sources with “knowledge of the in-development hardware” confirm the console will be released by the end of the year, and will mostly likely be available before Black Friday in November, the official start of the holiday shopping season.
According to a study, 57 percent of shoppers use their mobile devices to search for information while out shopping. This statistic shows how important it is for businesses to provide mobile components for their customers either through mobile apps or mobile experiences. The same study provided some significant insight on what type of features are most important to consumers in mobile apps. (more…)
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