DeNA has launched its newest game on iOS and Android devices: Qube Kingdom. The tower defense game sees players defending the Six Kingdoms of Qubria from invaders, by placing warriors with different skills and powers on the path in front of their enemies.
Glu Mobile has announced the launch of Tap Sports Baseball on iOS and Android devices. The game was built for both casual and hardcore baseball fans, and includes the names and numbers of real-world baseball superstars, thanks to a partnership with the Major League Baseball Players Association.
2K has today announced the launch of WWE SuperCard on iOS, Android and Kindle Fire devices. The card collection and battle game sees users collecting more than 400 cards, representing current WWE Superstars and Divas, as well as WWE Legends and helper materials that give players an edge during battle.
Developed by 2K studio Cat Daddy Games, WWE SuperCard is very similar to another of the developer’s games, MyNBA2K14, but instead of basketball, the focus here is on wrestling.
Mobile messaging app Yo has been updated with new features, bringing additional functionality to the platform, without removing its simplicity. Users can now allow others to view their real names, rather than usernames, while a Yo Index allows users to find services that are interesting and useful for them, as examples.
Activision has announced the upcoming release of Skylanders Trap Team on tablet devices. This won’t be the first time the Skylanders brand has appeared on mobile, as Skylanders Battlegrounds (for one) was released with its own mobile-specific starter pack in 2012. However, Trap Team marks the first time a full Skylanders game will be available on tablets, as well as consoles.
After a successful launch on iOS devices earlier this year, Nutrisystem has released its NuMi weight loss app on Android devices. The app provides one-on-one support for dieters looking to both slim down or just maintain their healthy weight once they’ve reached their goal. This is accomplished via thousands of recommendations for healthy eating while at home, activity suggestions based on a user’s free time and more.
Johnson & Johnson has released a new version of its Donate a Photo app on iOS and Android devices. The charity-based app encourages users to take photos with their mobile devices and share those with United Way (or other charities) within the app. For each picture uploaded, Johnson & Johnson will donate $1 to United Way’s education programs, all in an effort to help students with mentoring, tutoring and other necessities.
Hourly job marketplace Snagajob has been redesigned on mobile, offering a new set of features for mobile job seekers, which should make the app a one-stop-shop for those looking for work. These features include the ability to quickly apply to jobs with a single tap, a “Video Apply” functionality, GPS support and more.
BulkyPix and Crazy Goat Games have launched Brave Furries on iOS and Android devices, challenging players to solve level-based puzzles by moving colorful balls of fur around the screen. In each level, players must cover colored lights with furries of the same color, but there are some important rules to keep in mind along the way.
Tablet games and apps competition The Tabby Awards has unveiled its list of winners for 2014, which includes a list of users’ choice selections. The 30 winners were selected last Spring by an international panel of independent judges, while the users’ choice winners were decided by app users in June and July on the Tabby Awards website. Almost 100,000 votes were cast in this first public poll.
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