Chillingo, BoomZap Entertainment Launch Rescue Quest on iOS

Chillingo has today announced the release of Rescue Quest on iOS devices. Developed by BoomZap Entertainment, the game sees players joining two wizard apprentices, Boom and Zap, on a journey to rescue magic-producing spritelings from an evil sorcerer. The level-based gameplay sees the player’s chosen hero standing on top of the match-three board, walking down a path created by making matches with the gems underneath.

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WWE SuperCard Updated with 60 New Cards, Survivor Rarity

WWE SuperCard2K and Cat Daddy Games have announced the release of a major content update for WWE SuperCard, the collectible trading card game that sees users collecting cards representing their favorite Superstars and Divas and taking them into matches against other real players. The update adds more than 60 new cards for potential collection, new in-ring animations for cards and much more.

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Peggle Blast Coming to iOS, Android on December 2 [Interview]

Peggle BlastEarlier this year, Electronic Arts and PopCap announced the development of Peggle Blast, a free-to-play installment in the popular franchise, which challenges players to shoot balls at pegs to remove them from the screen. The company has now announced an official release date for the title, as Peggle Blast will hit iOS and Android devices on December 2.

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Clippit: Share Clips from Your Favorite Shows with Friends

ClippitSocial sharing app Clippit has launched on iOS and Android devices, giving users a quick and easy way to share clips from live TV with their friends in the app, or on Facebook and Twitter. The platform allows users to browse popular clips, or create their own from the shows currently airing across a variety of networks.

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Mobile Game News Roundup: Thanksgiving 2014 Edition

High School StoryThanksgiving is right around the corner (for those that celebrate it this week), and app developers are capitalizing on the holiday by giving us all something to be thankful for: content updates in popular games, from High School Story to Spider-Man Unlimited and beyond. Here’s a look at a few of those updates, available across smartphones and tablets.

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Penguins of Madagascar: Dibble Dash Runs onto iOS, Android

Penguins of Madagascar Dibble DashJumpStart has today announced the launch of Penguins of Madagascar: Dibble Dash on iOS and Android devices. Based on Dreamworks’ upcoming Penguins of Madagascar film (which hits theaters November 26), the game mixes elements from an endless runner with mathematical equations to create an educational experience in keeping with JumpStart’s focus. In the game, players run as far as they can as the four penguins, and can save any lost penguins by solving math problems.

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Apple Launches Apps for (RED) Campaign to Support World AIDS Day

Apple - World AIDS DayIn support of World AIDS Day, Apple has transformed the front page of the iTunes App Store, partnering with a number of developers to highlight (RED)-specific versions of their apps on iOS devices. From now until December 7, 2014, each time a user purchases a (PRODUCT)RED participating app (or in-app content within those apps), 100 percent of the proceeds go to the Global Fund to fight AIDS.

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The Simpsons: Tapped Out Receives Thanksgiving 2014 Update

The Simpsons Tapped OutIt’s the time for sitting around the table and sharing thoughtful words in The Simpsons: Tapped Out, as a Thanksgiving update has been launched in our virtual Springfields. This update sees players completing new quests and unlocking new character costumes for some of Springfield’s most famous citizens, while Homer learns the true meaning of Thanksgiving (or maybe not).

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Ninjump Dash Multiplayer Racing Game Launches on iOS, Android

Ninjump DashDragonvale developer Backflip Studios has announced the launch of Ninjump Dash on iOS and Android devices. The game is the newest installment in the popular Ninjump franchise, which includes titles like the original Ninjump and Ninjump Rooftops. Here, the focus is on multiplayer gameplay, as users can compete against friends and strangers alike in four-person multiplayer races.

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Weather or Not Compares the Weather to Your Calendar on iOS

Weather or NotAmong the many weather apps available on mobile devices, Ben Lisbakken’s Weather or Not aims to offer something different: an experience that helps users “visualize the weather” and understand how it will impact their day-to-day activities. To do so, data from forecast.io is combined with a user’s calendar, which allows them to see the expected weather conditions for each task they have planned throughout the day.

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