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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Duck Dynasty Game Duck Commander: Duck Defense Launches on Mobile

Duck CommanderActivision Publishing has announced the launch of Duck Commander: Duck Defense on iOS, Android and Kindle Fire devices. The game stars the Robertson’s, from A&E’s television series “Duck Dynasty,” and asks players to help the family complete tower defense levels by defeating – you guessed it – ducks (along with other forest creatures). In each of the game’s levels, players can build multiple varieties of towers, and will meet characters from the show that will help them out in different ways.

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Zynga’s Wizard of Oz Slots Launches on Amazon Appstore

Wizard of Oz SlotsZynga has released the newest title in its casino brand of mobile games, Wizard of Oz Slots, on the Amazon Appstore as a one-week exclusive. The game takes players to the land of Oz, and offers multiple themed slot machines featuring Dorothy, Toto, Scarecrow, Tin Man and the Cowardly Lion, as well as locations from the iconic film.

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Mobile Game Roundup: Iron Desert, Best Fiends and More

Swipe 3As we end the month of October, our minds may be on Halloween, but there are plenty of new, non-holiday-themed games that launched on iOS and Android devices that you may have missed this month. Here’s a look at just a few of them.

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DeNA Releases Star Wars: Galactic Defense on Mobile

DeNA, in partnership with Disney and Lucasfilm, has today announced the launch of Star Wars: Galactic Defense on mobile devices. The tower defense title blends content from both the original and prequel Star Wars film eras and allows players to choose a side in the battle between the Galactic Empire and the Rebel Alliance. While players can make a decision and stick with it, the game offers players access to both the “light” and “dark side” content at any time via the main menu.

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Mobile Game News Roundup: Halloween 2014 Edition

Fruit NinjaHalloween is quickly approaching, and it’s likely that many of your favorite apps have been updated with content to celebrate this spooky time of year. Here’s a look at some of the frightening new apps and content updates you can now download on your mobile devices. Happy Halloween!

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The Sims FreePlay Updated with Wizards for Halloween

The Sims FreePlay HalloweenSome magic has come to the world of EA’s The Sims FreePlay on mobile, as this year’s Halloween update is now available to download on iOS, Android and Amazon devices. This update comes along with a new store, new pets and new hobbies for players to enjoy during this spookiest time of the year. There’s even a new storyline here, as players must earn the help of Sim Town’s resident wizard, who will help them save the neighborhood from “impending doom.”

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JumpStart’s NFL Rush: Heroes & Rivals Launches on Mobile

NFL RushSchool of Dragons company JumpStart has announced the launch of NFL Rush: Heroes & Rivals on mobile devices, giving players ages eight and up an opportunity to boost their football IQ in eight different mini-games. The game allows users to create their own football player avatar, and train their team with these games before taking it into the Redzone Rivals mode against other players.

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2K Brings NBA 2K15 to iOS, Amazon Fire Devices

NBA 2K152K has announced the launch of NBA 2K15 on mobile devices. Developed by Visual Concepts, a 2K Studio, the game promises gamers the most “true-to-life” NBA experience they’ve ever seen on mobile, with multiple gameplay modes that look to capture the feeling of the console game.

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Zen Studios Brings South Park Pinball to Mobile

South Park PinballZen Studios has announced the launch of new South Park-themed tables in its Zen Pinball mobile app, as well as the launch of a standalone South Park-themed pinball game on mobile devices. The standalone app contains two tables, South Park: Super-Sweet Pinball and South Park: Butters’ Very Own Pinball Game. Both offer plenty of fan service to players, as they contain popular moments from the show as interactive elements on the tables.

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