Plunder Pirates: Become a Master of the High Seas on iOS

plunder pirates 650Rovio has released the newest game under its Rovio Stars publishing brand, Plunder Pirates, and this voyage on the high seas is now available on iOS devices. In Plunder Pirates, players build their very own pirate island in the middle of the ocean, and recruit a crew of scurvy scalawags to plunder the riches available in the lands around them. The title is similar to Clash of Clans, and any number of other base-building and combat games released in recent months, but with a pirate theme, rather than one focused on medieval or modern militaries.


Dreamics Launches Jolly Jam on iOS

jolly jam 650Cubles developer Dreamics has launched its newest puzzle game on iOS devices: Jolly Jam. The level-based title initially resembles a basic match-three game, but the gameplay here is actually quite different. Instead of swapping the locations of jelly fruit pieces to create matches, players drag their finger to create boxes around large groups of multiple kinds of fruit to remove some from the screen.


Ayopa Games Releases Flowerpop Adventures on iOS

flowerpop 650W.E.L.D.E.R. developer Ayopa Games has released its newest game on iOS devices: Flowerpop Adventures. The pachinko-style puzzle game sees players completing colorful levels by removing colored flowers from the screen. Players have a limited number of shots to hit these flowers in each level, with these shots coming in the form of squirrels.

Flowerpop Adventures offers gameplay similar to that of Peggle, or the also recently released Pako King: DreamWorks Adventures on mobile. In each level, players are presented with an assortment of flowers, vines, non-movable obstacles, beehives, explosive barrels and other items on the screen, with the goal being to pop all of the level’s blue flowers before running out of shots.


Square Enix Launches Smoothie Swipe on iOS

smoothie swipe 650After a successful release on Facebook in 2013, Square Enix has launched its fruit-filled puzzle game Smoothie Swipe on iPhone and iPad. The game asks players to tap and drag their finger on the screen to collect groups of three-or-more fruits that touch in some way, including diagonally, in order to complete level-specific goals and earn points.


Signal Studios Launches The Sleeping Prince on iOS

sleeping prince 650Signal Studios and Tilting Point have launched The Sleeping Prince on iOS devices. The game sees players traveling to the kingdom of Cloudreach, whose inhabitants have all been placed under a sleeping spell by the evil Sydney Slime. The kingdom’s wizard is the only one to escape, and he gives players the ability to control the sleeping prince of the kingdom by flinging him around environments to collect crystals, defeat enemies and more in level-based gameplay.


Roadhouse Interactive Launches Red Bull Air Race: The Game on Mobile

red bull 650Roadhouse Interactive has announced the launch of Red Bull Air Race – The Game on iOS and Android devices. Published by Red Bull Media House, the game was created in partnership with the real Red Bull Air Race team, and challenges players to complete flying obstacle courses using one of six aircraft. The game offers both career and tournament modes, with 55 unique courses, nine different worldwide locations and over 200 races to complete in the campaign.


Ludia Brings Pako King: DreamWorks Adventures to iOS, Android

pako king 650After a successful launch on Facebook, Ludia has released its pachinko-inspired Pako King: DreamWorks Adventures on iOS and Android devices. The game stars famous DreamWorks Animation film characters, including those from Shrek, Kung Fu Panda and Madagascar, and asks players to shoot balls at peg formations on the screen to remove key red pegs and earn points before running out of shots.


Star Wars: Commander Passes 5 Million Downloads as Players Side with the Empire

star wars commander 650Since the launch of Disney’s Star Wars: Commander on August 21, over five million players have joined the Galactic Civil War on iOS devices. In the base-building combat game, players have the option to back either the Rebel forces or the Empire, defeating units on the other team through story-based missions. So far, the good guys aren’t exactly winning, as the worldwide player base skews toward the Dark Side, with 52.4 percent backing the Empire, and 47.59 percent siding with the Rebels.


Gameloft, Marvel Launch Spider-Man Unlimited on Mobile

Spiderman_Unlimited_650Gameloft and Marvel have launched Spider-Man Unlimited on smartphone and tablet devices, giving players access to a new experience called a “web-runner.” The game is a take on the popular endless runner genre, and sees players racing across the rooftops of New York City, as well as swinging between buildings, in an effort to defeat Spider-Man’s enemies.


The Sims FreePlay Updated with Pet Paradise Location and Hobbies

pet paradise sims 650EA Mobile has announced the newest update in its popular life simulation game The Sims FreePlay. Entitled “Pet Paradise,” this update introduces a new location for pets to explore within the game, new hobbies themed around cats and dogs, a new personality type for animal-loving Sims and new accessory items to purchase in the game’s Pet Salon.


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