5/16/2013 4:36:20 PM
Warframe is the online co-op space ninja game you've been waiting for (interview)VentureBeatWarframe has been a long time coming. The ambitious, free-to-play cooperative action game is the dream project of independent developer Digital Extremes, the studio behind titles such as The Darkness II, several entries in the Unreal Tournament ...
5/16/2013 11:04:18 AM
Average US mobile game spending reaches a new high - reportGamasutraAccording to data from metrics tracking firm SuperData, this drop in mobile game spending, as well as spending declines across the majority of digital video game sectors, caused the digital games market to contract by nearly 5 percent month-over-month, ...
5/16/2013 6:48:12 AM
LazygamerPhosphor Games-developed World War Z mobile game coming May 30PolygonChicago-based developer Phosphor Games and Paramount Digital Entertainment will release a World War Z first-person mobile game tie-in on May 30 for tablets and smartphones, according to IGN. The first-person action game features touch controls, ...Unreal World War Z game for mobile devicesLazygamerall 15 news articles »
5/16/2013 3:48:58 AM
China DailyTencent profits increase 37 percent in Q1 2013, attributes growth to web gamesPolygonTencent Holdings, the Chinese online entertainment company which holds a majority stake in League of Legends dev Riot Games and 40 percent of Epic Games, saw a 37 percent rise in net profits during the first quarter of its fiscal year. According to a ...Tencent Earnings: Online Games Boost ProfitWall Street Journalall 26 news articles »
5/16/2013 1:07:47 AM
Yahoo! SportsUltimate Poker's legal online betting foray could be a game changer in the USYahoo! SportsPoker saw an unexpected surge in popularity and participation over the last 10 years, with viewers tuning into televised coverage and players flocking to online sites that offered a stream of available games from the comfort of their homes. [Also ...and more »
5/16/2013 12:44:20 AM
WXYZNew online game GeoGuessr takes you around the world - WXYZ.comWXYZThat's a little expensive, but this new game may be the next best thing and it won't cost you a dime. You may need to set some time aside to play this game, because it will definitely suck you in-- especially if you have a keen sense of adventure. The ...and more »
5/16/2013 12:44:20 AM
WXYZNew online game GeoGuessr takes you around the worldWXYZThat's a little expensive, but this new game may be the next best thing and it won't cost you a dime. You may need to set some time aside to play this game, because it will definitely suck you in-- especially if you have a keen sense of adventure. The ...and more »
5/15/2013 4:36:27 PM
Google announces Google Play game services coming to Android, iOS & web ...9 to 5 MacWe knew from leaks in the weeks leading up to I/O that Google was planning some gaming related announcements and today the company has officially announced the service in a press release ahead of its Google I/O keynote taking place now. Not only will ...
5/15/2013 2:45:59 AM
EA developing Frostbite Go mobile game engine for iOS and AndroidJoystiqEA has published a website for its Frostbite graphical engine, and text on the website mentions the existence of a project called Frostbite Go, which EA describes as "a mobile division empowering EA game developers with Frostbite's proven excellent ...and more »
5/14/2013 10:42:47 PM
New York Daily NewsGoogle celebrates Atari's 'Breakout' with online game playNew York Daily NewsIn honor of Atari Breakout's 37th birthday, Google has produced a fun and time-sucking search engine surprise. Type "Atari Breakout" in Google Images and press enter to launch a Google version of the old-school game. The pictures become the bricks that ...
5/13/2013 6:38:49 PM
GamasutraPC browser games going away? Not in China, apparentlyGamasutraThere are some people who believe that the PC browser game market is finished. Browser success stories like Jagex's Runescape aren't exactly common, and while Facebook's game revenues are up, companies like Zynga and EA are withdrawing browser ...and more »
5/13/2013 5:00:37 PM
New online game asks, are you aware of your surroundings?Boston.com (blog)That's the question that the new online game Geoguessr asks, deftly utilizing Google Map satellite views to ask users if they can locate the area in question based on minimal surroundings. The game scores you based on how far in distance your guess was ...
5/13/2013 12:17:53 AM
The Times of IsraelMore accolades for Israeli maker of top online gameThe Times of IsraelYou've heard of the Grammys and the Emmys? Now meet the Webbys – and the latest Webby winner is Israel's Funtactix, makers of an interactive online game based on the hit movie, The Hunger Games. The Webbys are given out, Oscar-style, the “Academy ...
5/6/2013 5:15:49 PM
Germany's Kamicat raises funds for social, mobile, and web gamesVentureBeatThe Hanover, Germany-based Kamicat has scored a hit with its cross-platform Kamicat Football game, which has attracted more than 5 million registered users since its launch last year. This game combines live action soccer with team management elements, ...
5/4/2013 11:02:37 AM
Sid Meier lets fly with mobile game -- and why you'll be happy to payCNETMeier's new game -- and first foray into the mobile world -- is "Sid Meier's Ace Patrol," a turn-based strategy game based on World War I fighter planes. Rather than embrace the freemium model of many others, he is using a "try to buy" model in which ...and more »