Broken Age, the adventure game from Double Fine Games, was supposed to be released in its entirety in 2014. That’s not going to be the case, according to a producer on the Double Fine forums. The second and concluding act of the game is now scheduled to be released “early next year.” (more…)
Oddworld: Stranger’s Wrath, a unique action game from the era of the original Xbox, is now available on iOS. The game follows a bounty hunter known as Stranger as he goes around the land of Western Mudos, taking on bounties and bringing back the outlaws dead or alive. You can buy the game here for $5.99. (more…)
Just as certain as we will all overeat on Thanksgiving day, there will be games on sale for Thanksgiving week. This year is no exception, we will all eat too much, forget to save room for the pumpkin pie, and lapse into a food coma before it’s even dark outside. Oh yeah, and there are a metric crap ton of games on sale this year.
I’ll be updating this list through the next weekend, when things traditionally start to go back to normal prices. Newest items at the top. These aren’t all of the games on sale, check App Shopper for the full list. These are just the cream of the crop, top of the heap, best of the best, and good deals.
And try to save some room for the pumpkin pie with extra whipped cream.
Update: Black Friday, pumpkin pie is gone, but there’s leftover Cool-Whip
W.E.L.D.E.R. (Ayopa Games) [Free]
Joe Dever’s Lone Wolf (Bulkypix) [Free]
Lost Winds (Frontier Developments) [Free]
Circadia (Simple Machine) [Free]
Trouserheart (10tons) [$0.99]
Out There (Mi Clos Studio) [$1.99]
True Skate (True Axis) [$0.99]
Drive on Moscow: War in the Snow (Shenandoah Studio) [$4.99]
Battle of the Buldge (Shenandoah Studio) [$4.99]
Around here we have a saying: “More Peggle is always better than less Peggle.” Not really, but it’s true nonetheless. Good news then: EA is bringing a free-to-play version of the pachinko-on-drugs game to iOS next week, on December 2. (more…)
Pocket God has seen a load of updates over the years. Though it’s been over a year since the last update, this episode brings a whole new mini-game where the pygmy need to collect special underwater booty. The update is out now and available on the App Store.
Apple has announced the Apps go (RED) campaign for World AIDS day. 25 Favorite apps and games have added content and will donate proceeds for two weeks to the cause. Some of the games added to the campaign include Monument Valley (with a whole new level, beyond Forgotten Shores recently released) [App Store], Threes! [App Store], and the original Angry Birds [App Store]
For the full list of apps and games supporting the (RED) campaign, check this special section on the App Store.
It’s been a common thing for a while for big game companies to release a companion app alongside their AAA titles. These come in a variety of flavors, including informational apps that let you check out your loadouts, and mini games that (often tenuously) connect to the main game. (more…)
Sure, you could play some other Game of Thrones game, but it’s probably best to wait for the upcoming adventure game from Telltale, the makers of the excellent The Walking Dead and The Wolf Among Us. That game is supposedly coming soon, but it looks like some screenshots might have leaked their way to the public eye. Check them out below. (more…)